MECKLERMEDIA ACQUIRES JUMBO, JUSTSMIL AND NEWSLINX WEB SITES(WESTPORT, CT - November 9, 1998) - Mecklermedia, "The Internet Media Company," (Nasdaq: MECK) today announced that it acquired three Web sites, Jumbo , JustSmil, and NewsLinx . All three sites will become part of Mecklermedia's expanding Internet.com network of Web sites. The Internet.com network of Web sites, provides world-wide real-time news and information resources for Internet professionals and Web developers. Terms were not disclosed.
The Internet.com network, includes other well-known sites such as InternetNews.com, The Electronic Commerce Guide, Stroud's Consummate Winsock Applications List (CWS Apps), The Web Developer's Virtual Library and SearchEngineWatch.com. Internet.com sites currently serve over 20 million pages to 1 million unique visitors monthly. Interested advertisers should contact Susan Leiterstein, vice president and publisher of Internet.com, at [email protected] or (203) 341-2962. For e-commerce and licensing opportunities, contact David Arganbright, vice president, Commerce and Licensing, at [email protected] or (203) 341-2858.
Mecklermedia Corporation, "The Internet Media Company," based in Westport, Connecticut, is a leading provider of Internet information through its Internet World and ISPCON trade shows, Internet World weekly and Boardwatch monthly print publications, and the Internet.com network of Web sites, which provides daily news and information resources for the Internet community, as well as ISPCON.com and Boardwatch.com. Mecklermedia also publishes the ISDEX, the only 100% Internet stock index featuring 50 leading companies. Mecklermedia's global presence includes Internet World trade shows and licensed publications throughout Canada, Mexico, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Australia.
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