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INTERNET.COM ACQUIRES WINDRIVERS.COM AND DBASUPPORT.COM AND ADDS A NEW INTERNALLY DEVELOPED WEB SITE
(New York, NY-November 7, 2000) - internet.com Corporation (Nasdaq: INTM), the Internet Industry Portal, today announced that it has acquired WinDrivers.com (http://www.windrivers.com) and DBASupport.com (http://www.dbasupport.com), and that it also launched a new internally developed Web site to serve various segments of the Internet. Terms of these acquisitions were not disclosed. The newly developed site is called WebDesignList (http://webdesign.thelist.com) and its launch is sponsored by Affinity Internet, Inc. These acquisitions and this new site launch bring the total number of Web sites to 147 on the internet.com network.
WinDrivers.com (http://www.windrivers.com) provides the advanced technician and average consumer easy access to Windows-based drivers (including hard-to-find and obsolete equipment) and hardware manufacturer information, all in one place. The site offers daily news, the latest driver updates, tech support and installation help, discussion forums, hardware reviews and pricing and computer classifieds. WinDrivers.com is now part of internet.com's Windows Internet Technology Channel.
DBASupport.com (http://www.dbasupport.com) is a premier online community for Oracle Database professionals. The site provides users with access to features such as 8i Central, OCP Zone, Java Center, Backup Zone and Server Training. DBASupport.com also provides Oracle professionals with an FAQ area, Oracle scripts, discussion forums, technical documents, a book store and other useful tools, resources and links. Join the DBASupport.com mailing list and receive monthly mailings about updates to the Web site and flash news about Oracle happenings. DBASupport.com is available on internet.com's Internet Technology Channel.
WebDesignList (http://webdesign.thelist.com) is the definitive buyer's guide to Web design. It allows users to find a Web designer with the skills they need for just about any job. Users can search for Web designers by the services they offer, location or by company name. Web designers can also post their information and update it whenever necessary. WebDesignList can be found on internet.com's Web Developer and Internet Lists Channels.
internet.com Corporation (http://www.internet.com), the Internet Industry Portal, is headquartered in Darien, CT. It is a leading provider of global real-time news and information resources for Internet industry and Internet technology professionals, Web developers and experienced Internet users. internet.com owns and operates a network of 147 Web sites, 268 e-mail newsletters, 136 online discussion forums and over 100 moderated e-mail discussion lists that generate over 170 million page views monthly. Total "views," which include Web site page views, e-mail newsletter views and e-mail discussion list views, are over 230 million per month. According to NetRatings, internet.com has nearly 3 million unique users in the United States alone. Over 25% of internet.com's views are from outside of the U.S. internet.com's global presence includes editions for Arabia, Asia, Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Espanol, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, Turkey and the United Kingdom. internet.com, with its related internet.com Venture Funds I, II and III, is an investor in a growing number of business-to-business content sites and related Internet media properties.
Interested advertisers should contact Susan Leiterstein, Vice President and Publisher of internet.com, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2962. For commerce and licensing opportunities, contact David Arganbright, Vice President, Commerce and Licensing, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2858.
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