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Yabsta, the Absolute Local Search Engine, Partners with

 creator JoAnna Weeks takes in the views off Coupeville Wharf in her hometown where she works to serve the local business community of Whidbey Island. / Photo by Patricia Duff.

Whidbey Island, WA (PRWEB) July 04, 2014

The big search engines may not know it yet, but they’ve got company.

When one thinks about Internet search-engines, the Goliaths come to mind: Google, Yahoo!, Bing and Ask. In fact, there are plenty of other big engines that will guide someone down specific avenues of search, specific to what someone might be looking for ─ blogs, cars, jobs, shopping, travel, food, real estate, etc. But a cursory search for the local businesses in any local town will not give the exclusively local results being looked for with Google or the other monster engines.

Enter Yabsta, the little engine that could… search absolutely local.

The first thing someone notices when they go to the homepage is the catchy tagline, “Market yourself to a truly local audience.” Yabsta partner and creator JoAnna Weeks discovered Yabsta four years ago, when she was trying to get something going online for her local business area on Central Whidbey Island. is a prototype of Gary Taylor’s site, which is also powered by Yabsta, an engine that is available anywhere in the world. Taylor is the president and founder of Yabsta. The local search-engine idea came out of his familiarity with the world of print phone directories as he is also the General Manager of the Bermuda Yellow Pages. Taylor saw a need for the “absolute local online search” and built the software that became Yabsta.

Weeks, a longtime friend and colleague of Taylor, approached him with a new idea in 2010.

“I told him I would help him build it if he would let me take it to Whidbey,” Weeks said.

He did and Weeks started selling ads as they built the website, and they’ve been adding enhancements to it ever since.

“We have cities coming online as fast as we can load them,” Weeks said. Recent Northwest cities to join Whidbey Island in launching the Yabsta model include Bellingham, Yakima, Spokane, Tri-Cities and Seattle’s Eastside.

Weeks had been a national sales manager and media buyer for the phone directory industry for more than 40 years. She was there during that century of non-smart phones and phone books, when “online” meant laundry drying in the sun. After she got on board with Taylor, she enlisted the help of longtime franchisee entrepreneur Paul Hendrickson, who welcomed the opportunity to join forces with Weeks in developing her vision for using the Yabsta business model in markets throughout Washington, Idaho and Oregon. Weeks formed the Visible Connections, LLC in 2010 as CEO and she and Hendrickson set out to bring the idea to other cities in the Northwest.

Ultimately, Taylor said he wanted to develop Yabsta in order to give online and mobile search users, advertisers and publishers what they need and want. Weeks expanded on that theme.

“We want to work with publishers first, but any franchisee that wants a Yabsta local search engine can give me a call. We are very affordable and anyone from the chambers, publishers, newspapers or someone digitally inclined can have this for their own back yard,” Weeks said.

The company celebrated its “coming out” in March of this year in Fort Worth, Texas, where the Association of Directory Publishers was holding its annual publishers’ event. The goal for the Yabsta partners is to get the word out to all the publishers in the U.S. and Canada that they can have their own pages without breaking the bank.

“By refining business data, maps, classifieds, menus, reviews, e-sites, etc. into dynamic, well-organized listings, Yabsta delivers targeted, data-rich search results for users dissatisfied with the increasingly irrelevant results often provided by major search engines,” Taylor said.

Social features including local content, user reviews and free classifieds deliver a more useful and accurate user experience. Yabsta organizes information into a local target with the help of search engine optimization. Weeks said she always tells business owners that keywords are the secret recipe to optimizing results on Yabsta.

“The business opportunities are many,” Taylor said. “E-commerce will grow if we can make it very easy and inexpensive. Yabsta provides solutions.”

Weeks agreed.

“No need for Google. They want to give local advertisers a cost effective way to create content for their own search engine. It doesn’t have to filter through the chaff of the wider Internet. We want to keep it local so that the revenue stays local; bring back advertising to the local level online and on mobile devices.”

“The thing I’m proud of most,” Weeks said, “is that one of the first prototypes was born here on Whidbey, which to me is kind of neat.”

Patricia Duff is a freelance journalist at Patricia Duff Writing Services on Whidbey Island. Reach her at patriciajeanduff(at)gmail(dot)com.

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Local Financial Planner with Four Seasons Wealth Management to Volunteer at St. Louis Financial Planning Day

St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) October 09, 2013

St. Louis financial planner, Travis Freeman, will join dozens of local planners who will volunteer their time and expertise to answer consumers’ financial questions at the St. Louis Financial Planning Day on Saturday October 19th at St. Louis Community College Forest Park.

Freeman, who is a member of the Board of Directors for the Financial Planning Association of Greater St. Louis and Chairman of the Financial Planning Day committee, will be among the financial planners who setup at their own tables to meet one-on-one with attendees and answer their individual questions on budgeting, getting out of debt, income taxes, dealing with mortgages, paying for college, estate planning and insurance, among many other topics. The event will also feature a series of classroom-style educational workshops addressing key personal finance topics. The advice will be offered on a “no strings attached” basis and planners will not give out business cards or sell financial products or services. Freeman considers the event part of his annual charitable work.

St. Louis Financial Planning Day is organized by the City of St. Louis in partnership with the FPA of Greater St. Louis and is part of Financial Planning Days – a first-of-its-kind national initiative to provide free financial education and programming to people across the country. Financial Planning Days was created by four national non-profit organizations – Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Financial Planning Association, Foundation for Financial Planning, and the U.S. Conference of Mayors.

TO PARTICIPATE: St. Louis Financial Planning Day is free and open to the public. Members of the news media are invited to attend the event and interview the organizers. The event will be held on Saturday, October 19th at St. Louis Community College Forest Park, located at 5600 Oakland Ave, St. Louis MO 63110 at the Student Center Building Tower E. Events will begin at 9 a.m. and will run until 1 p.m.

Free online registration and additional information about the St. Louis Financial Planning Day is available at, or by calling toll free at 877-861-7826.

Travis Freeman is a Financial Planner with and Securities and advisory services offered through LPL Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor. Member FINRA/SIPC. He may be reached at 314-432-2229.

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9 of 10 Local Advertising Sales Managers Expect Revenue Gains in 2013

2013 Local Advertising Sales Forecast

Westerville, OH (PRWEB) January 23, 2013

Nearly 90% of local media sales managers are expecting increases in advertising revenue for 2013 compared to last year, according to the newly released 2013 AdMall Local Advertising Sales Forecast. Twenty-three percent of local media sales managers expect increases in excess of 10 percent. Only 5.9% are projecting revenue declines, while 4.8% expect advertising sales to be flat.

The AdMall report reveals digital and mobile advertising are expected to be key drivers of this growth. More than 7 of 10 account executives that sell traditional media like newspaper, television or radio now also sell some form of digital advertising. The number of local media salespeople that sell search engine marketing, for example, is up 68.4% from last year and 28.5% from six months ago. Email marketing, mobile advertising and online video are also increasing in popularity among local media companies.

“The expanding number of digital product offerings, many at lower price points than traditional advertising, means effective time management is critical for today’s media sales teams,” says C. Lee Smith, president/CEO of Sales Development Services. “Achieving growth from online and mobile is contingent upon a refocused go-to market strategy, more efficient sales processes and multi-dimensional training,” Smith adds.

Nearly 70% of media sales managers say that health care will be the hottest advertising category in 2013. The other main sectors of anticipated revenue growth in 2013 are expected to be retail, restaurants and automotive.

Account executives rank competition from other local media (58.9%) and overcoming advertiser churn (50.6%) as their biggest challenges to growing sales in 2013. This reveals the difficulty of trying to bring in enough new business to compensate for revenue declines and lost accounts. These two concerns also rank among the top challenges for sales managers.

“Growing competition and audience fragmentation have made it more difficult to maintain an advertiser base,” says Barry Shawgo, vice president of sales and marketing for AdMall. “Media outlets in some markets have already crossed the line where it’s not possible to sell enough new advertising to offset advertiser churn. We see this as an alarming trend that media companies must address quickly,” Shawgo says.

Eighty-eight percent of small business owners surveyed in November 2012 by AdMall’s sister firm, Ad-ology Research agreed or strongly agreed with the belief “if you don’t know my business, you can’t know which advertising is right for my business.”

When it comes to the attributes these local advertisers want most in their media rep, “knows my company/line of business” continues to rank first – noted by more than two-thirds of advertisers. More than 45% listed “knows my customers” as an important trait in a media salesperson.

“Now more than ever in today’s competitive sales environment, media account representatives need to be communicating in a consultative manner to their advertisers,” Smith says. “Media proposals must always focus on solutions that are relevant to advertiser and impactful to their customers, rather than pushing a particular product.”

This year, 34.2% of media sales reps report using an iPad or other touchscreen tablet in the field, which is more than twice the number who said they used tablets a year ago.

The full report will be available at the 2013 Key Executives Mega-Conference, February 18-20 in New Orleans, and at the Borrell Associates Local Online Advertising Conference, March 4-5 in New York.

Please contact us if you would like further information about the study, charts or graphics related to the findings, or to schedule an interview with our CEO.


The AdMall 2013 Local Advertising Sales Forecast was conducted in December 2012. The sample size for this survey was 1,181 media sales professionals, including sales managers, account executives and marketing/research managers across all forms of local digital, print and electronic media.


AdMall® is the most powerful consultative sales intelligence database available for local and digital advertising. AdMall offers media sales professionals 10 types of local advertising intelligence, including Local Account Intelligence Reports for more than 450 business types, Automotive Account reports featuring Polk research, co-op advertising plans, and our exclusive Diagnosis Call™ needs analysis. AdMall also offers media reps specific audience targeting, the ability to prospect by month, and the ability to spot industry trends and spending. More than 2,000 media properties nationwide arm their sales staffs with AdMall including: Television, cable, newspaper, interactive, direct response, out-of-home, radio, cinema, local search, and magazine. Additional information on AdMall and a free trial for qualified media companies can be found at


Sales Development Services (SDS), Inc. – a Westerville, Ohio firm founded in 1989 – is the parent company for AdMall. SDS also provides the SalesTouch CRM, Ad-ology Research, the Media Sales Basics training program, and the Media Sales Today daily advertising sales blog. AdMall, SalesTouch and Ad-ology are registered trademarks of Sales Development Services, Inc. Sell Smarter and Diagnosis Call are also trademarks of SDS.


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Smith & Associates Gains Local and Industry Recognition

HOUSTON, TX (PRWEB) June 29, 2012

Smith & Associates, the industry leader in global electronics distribution, was recently named to the Houston Chronicle’s listing (i) of Houston’s largest private companies, released June 24. This recognition is the latest in a string of recent news coverage Smith has gained in both community and industry-wide publications.

The Chronicle’s listing, which recognizes Houston’s largest private companies, ranks 93 noteworthy and strong Houston businesses, detailing the type of business, 2011 revenue, total employees, number of Houston-area employees, year founded, and top executive of each ranking company. Out of 93, Smith is securely-situated on this list as the 27th-largest Houston company. With a 2011 revenue of $ 513 million, 350 employees worldwide (185 of these from the Houston-area), and 28 years in business since its 1984 establishment, Smith holds a significant place among the businesses in its community.

This recognition comes a month after the release of Global Purchasing’s “Top 50 Electronics Distributors 2012” announcement (ii), which provides “a comprehensive list of the largest electronic components distributors doing business in North America.” The article introduces Smith as “new to [Global Purchasing’s] top 10 this year […] coming in at number 10,” in a list that comprises both franchised and independent distributors (Kickham).

A May 7th listing (iii) released by EE Times/EBN, “Top Independent Distributors” (p. S24), provides further focused industry recognition: this alphabetical listing highlights the industry’s 32 leading independent distributors. As the top independent distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, Smith is listed alongside other companies distinguished in the field.

“We’re pleased to be recognized among other significant companies in our community and industry,” said Marc Barnhill, Smith’s Chief Trading Officer. “In a city as major and economically-bustling as Houston, it’s an honor to be recognized as one of the top players, and even more of an honor to be regarded as a vital part of our international industry. With Smith’s global reach, sourcing and market expertise, and commitment to quality, sustainability, and constant growth, we are looking forward to seeing what further levels of achievement we can reach.”    

About Smith & Associates

Founded in Houston in 1984, Smith & Associates is a leader in the independent distribution of semiconductors and electronic components to electronics and high tech manufacturers. Smith offers shortage sourcing for commodity and obsolete parts, innovative purchasing and inventory management solutions, redistribution of excess inventory, and component stocking for warranty and repair programs.

A privately held company, Smith & Associates employs more than 350 people worldwide, with annual revenue in excess of US $ 500 million. Smith’s regional hubs in Houston, Hong Kong and Amsterdam are ISO certified and IDEA compliant. In addition, sales and purchasing offices are located in Silicon Valley, Barcelona, Guadalajara, New York, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Seoul, Singapore, Taipei, Denver, and Penang. For more information, see or to reach a Smith representative 24 hours a day, please call: 1.800.HOUSTON or +1 713.430.3000.


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NAPW Minneapolis-St. Paul Local Chapter Showed Contributions to Local and National Charities

Garden City, NY (PRWEB) June 13, 2012

The NAPW Minneapolis-St. Paul Local Chapter gathered on May 15th at 3:30pm for their monthly professional networking meeting at 3 Tiers Bakery. The Chapter discussed their new referral program and ways to stay active within the community and around the globe.

Sabra Brown, Minneapolis-St. Paul Local Chapter President, kicked off the meeting by welcoming all attendees and asked members to network and introduce themselves .

First to speak was Sabra Brown , who is the Chief of Public Affairs for the 934th Airlift Wing. Her unit is the only Air Force Reserve wing in the state and is host to approximately 5,000 Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Reservists, and the Air National Guard.

Faith Richardson works for the Nacel Open Door. Faith’s organization places foreign exchange students in American homes. This cultural exchange program supports over 4,000 students and families, coming from more than 20 countries.

Kris Pearson is Realtor Senior Advisor for Keller Williams Integrity Realty Lakes. Her specialty is helping seniors sell their homes when they have to move to a senior living community.

Cindy Miller is the Owner of Mystic Bookkeeping. Cindy’s skills and area of expertise are in nonprofit, bookkeeping, and consulting. She joined NAPW-MSP to meet with like-minded, professional women who could offer advice on work/life issues.

Genevieve Frazier is an insurance agent with Maguire Agency in Minnesota.

Karen Miller is an Associate Director of Partners in Prevention-Reducing Heart Attack and Stroke in Minnesota at the University of Minnesota.

Sabra Brown described the networking and continuing education opportunities NAPW offers. She also discussed the member benefits of being a part of NAPW , such as the free or discounted seminars and training courses throughout the Twin Cities.

“The NAPW National Networking Conference will be a great opportunity for Minneapolis chapter members to network with some influential women in business and leadership positions,” said Sabra. “ There will be influential women speakers at the conference such as Sara Blakley who is the Founder of Spanx, and Star Jones who is an actress, advocate , and the spokeswoman for NAPW.”

The group conveyed interest in attending women’s fundraising events such as breast cancer awareness walks and domestic violence fundraising lunches. The Chapter is currently looking for a volunteer to head up that program withing NAPW-MSP. Sabra relayed to the group that any volunteers should coordinate with the president.

Members are encouraged to use the NAPW-MSP FaceBook, Twitter, and Linked In accounts to

post information about upcoming events or news.

The Chapter will continue to collect clothing for Ready For Success, a locally managed organization that collects business attire for Minnesota and St. Paul women who need help with professional clothing.

“We will continue to collect DVDs and magazines to send to deployed military personnel in Southwest Asia at every meeting to help those in need,” said Sabra.

These will then be sent by mail. They have already adopted one female military member and will look at “adopting” more as funds and donations allow.

The group discussed the new Refer-A-Friend program locally. If an NAPW member refers a friend and they sign up, they will receive a Metro Dining Club card worth hundreds of dollars in discounted and free meals at participating restaurants throughout the Twin Cities.

Upcoming meetings were discussed and their next Simply Networking event is to be held June’s meeting is to be hold on June 6th at 10:00-11:00am at Skywater located at 1001 Marquette Ave Minneapolis, MN 55403 MN) from 5-6pm. July’s meeting is to be held on July 14th at 10:00-11:00am at Good Earth located at 70th and France, The Galleria, Edina MN 55435.

Kris Pearson won the TV drawing for this month’s door prize, which consisted of a gift certificate to 3 Tiers Bakery.

Sabra Brown thanked everyone for attending and encouraged women to bring a friend to the next meeting.

The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) is the largest and most recognized network of female professionals. NAPW provides a forum where women can interact, exchange ideas, educate, network, and empower. NAPW Local Chapters allow members to maximize their experience through meetings, networking opportunities, and professional events.

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Would any distressed property Marbella and Costa del Sol have to supply suffice to re-build the local property industry atmosphere?

London, UK (PRWEB) March 06, 2012

Spanish property experts, right now released a statement on the expanding market place activity of purchasers in Spain’s Costa del Sol choosing up distressed property. Marbella, according to the company’s distressed property professional, David Woodland, is in particular proving a magnet for the financially solvent searching to choose up a bargain.

“With Spanish banks looking to offload repossessed properties that fell into their possession as the marketplace crashed post-credit crunch as speedily as attainable, many are on the market at up to 100% less than what their asking prices had been a few years ago”.

Getting lived and worked in Marbella property market for a quantity of years, the E-merging Property team are now in a position to gain access to some of the greatest distressed property Marbella and the surrounding places have to provide. Woodland states “while of course there is a considerable down side to the current tough financial instances with several companies and men and women getting fallen upon difficult financial times, which is never ever pleasant to see, these issues do go in cycles. The key plus side to the present economic climate is that for those who are presently in a financially stable and solvent position, the neighborhood industry gives some phenomenally discounted property at present.

Top up to the peak of the market 4 or 5 years ago banks were delivering property developers with high levels of financing, with the property marketplace booming. Those developments caught by the market’s downturn were badly affected. A lot of developers managed to hold out for a couple of years, hoping that the financial crash towards of the last decade was a blip and the marketplace would recover more speedily than has been the case. However, the past year or two was a bridge also far for many and unfortunately a lot of property has been repossessed by the banks, which provided the original financing. With the banks’ prerogative to recoup as quickly as feasible the sum of the financing which was provided to the developers, they have place such properties on the industry at prices which are usually close to expense. In situations where the volumes are greater, for example bigger complexes such as property developments on golf courses, they are even prepared to take a loss to liquidise the assets into money.

Banks searching to offload this form of property are also supplying financing of up to 80% to financially solvent buyers, as an added incentive to speed up the sales process. All of this adds up to a scenario where consumers seeking at the distressed property Marbella, and the complete of the Costa del Sol, is holding, are in a really highly effective position and are in a position to exploit the market place to their considerable advantage”.

E-merging Properties have been sourcing distressed property in Marbella and the Costa del Sol for a couple of years now and think that prospective purchasers would do well to take benefit of the present stock of distressed properties. Marbella has lengthy been the favoured destination for Brits, Northern Europeans, and far more lately Russians, purchasing a second property or looking for more permanent relocation to a warmer climate. This has meant that in spite of the present economy, of all foreign property markets promoting holiday and seaside property, the Marbella market place continues to display activity, albeit not on the scale of the period leading up to the boom.

Woodland stated that the reality that there are still a lot of property transactions in Marbella and the Costa del Sol, when consumers for other markets such as Bulgaria, Portugal, Greece and Croatia have all but disappeared is a positive sign for the area. “Massive up-marketplace investments such as Puerto Al Thani, a €400 million marina investment by Sheik Abdullah Ben Nasser Al-Thani, due for completion in 2015, show the continued allure of the area. The hangover of distressed property from the abrupt end of the construction boom, will dissipate more than the subsequent couple of years as the present provide is being gradually bought up at excellent rates. When the cost is proper, there is constantly a buyer, especially in Marbella. The Puerto Al Thani project, which is planned to be the most luxurious marina on the Mediterranean, shows that Marbella continues to be a prime actual estate location and will continue to be into the foreseeable future. In the relatively near future the provide of significant swathes of repossessed property and developments will run out and prices will immediately rise considerably as a result”.

In the meanwhile, Woodland and the E-merging Properties team strategy to continue helping their clientele choose up the greatest bargains from amongst the distressed property Marbella and the Costa del Sol still has. Woodland mentioned that presently over 50% of the transactions that the company facilitated involved bargain distressed property. “Marbella is a spot we will always enjoy and call property. If we can use our understanding of the area to help newcomers get access to these bargain properties and come to the identical conclusion when they may possibly not have looked at the market here even though it was at its peak then there will have been a silver lining to the past few years”.

About Emerging Property Group Ltd.

Emerging Property Group Ltd. is registered and operates out of Marbella, Spain. The owners and team have been living and operating in Marbella and the Costa del Sol for several years and have knowledge of the neighborhood property industry that few agencies or consultancies can boast.

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WebVisible Partners with Media Common to Bring On-line Advertising to Nearby Organizations Throughout the Southeast

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 07, 2011

WebVisible ( and Media General, Inc. (NYSE: MEG) these days announced a partnership that will put award-winning online advertising technologies into the hands of nearby organizations advertising with Media General’s newspaper and television properties throughout the Southeast.

The partnership brings new revenue opportunities to Media Common, expanding the company’s portfolio of advertising solutions to include industry-leading search engine advertising and marketing capabilities.

Media Common advertisers acquire access to the potent mixture of technologies and services that helps businesses connect with customers on-line in the most effective and expense-efficient way probable. The platform is powered by WebVisible and is provided to advertisers via Media General’s nearby media brand names.

The organizations have launched the program in five locations so far, via Media General’s newspaper and tv properties in Tampa, Fla. Winston-Salem, N.C. Greenville / Spartanburg, S.C. Woodbridge / Manassas, Va. and Richmond, Va.

WebVisible connects neighborhood organizations with the consumers near them who are already seeking for what they sell. WebVisible will provide Media Common advertisers with full search engine marketing and advertising services, including a landing page, call tracking, insight into which search key phrases generate the best return on investment, detailed reporting and guidance on how to get the most out of their campaigns.

“We are delighted to have another alternative that helps our advertisers discover new techniques to build their corporations and connect with customers,” mentioned Andy Lobred, Vice President of Sales for Media Common. “WebVisible presents the correct combination of technology and services to accomplish that – putting an advertiser’s on the internet ads exactly where they’ll generate the most response from interested buyers. We appreciate working with a turnkey partner like WebVisible, which will supply us with a confirmed new revenue stream and a useful new product for our advertisers.”

“Consumers use several diverse media sources when looking for neighborhood goods and services, and Media General is well-suited to meet the expanding advertising needs of businesses wanting to connect with those buyers,” mentioned Geoff Stevens, WebVisible’s Chief Revenue Officer. “We’ve been helping newspaper and media firms incorporate on the internet advertising into their offerings for the past six years, and we’re thrilled to partner with Media General.”

WebVisible combines data, analysis, insights and technology to connect buyers to local businesses – exploiting the technology that consumers already use to connect them to neighborhood corporations that have what they are searching for.

About WebVisible, Inc.

WebVisible has been the leading provider of local on the web marketing and advertising software and services considering that 2001. WebVisible was among the initial to pioneer the use of search as a reliable, measurable avenue to connect directly with a buyer’s wants, offering solutions via some of the world’s largest Interactive Yellow Page firms, directories and other media vendors. The organization has served a lot more than 100,000 customers from 4,000 industries in 14 countries. The company also delivers solutions directly to little businesses all through the United States. WebVisible is based in Los Angeles, Calif., with an office in Mumbai. For a lot more details, pay a visit to or call (800) 700-0530.

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About Media Common

Media General is a leading provider of news, data and entertainment across several media platforms, serving consumers and advertisers in strong nearby markets, primarily in the Southeastern United States. Media General’s operations are organized in 5 geographic market segments and a sixth segment that consists of the company’s interactive advertising services and certain other operations. The company’s operations include 18 network-affiliated tv stations and their linked web sites, three metropolitan and 20 community newspapers and their linked sites, and more than 200 specialty publications that contain weekly newspapers and niche publications targeted to numerous demographic, geographic and topical communities of interest. A lot of of the company’s specialty publications have connected web sites. Media Common furthermore operates three interactive advertising services firms: Blockdot, which specializes in interactive entertainment and advergaming technologies, a coupon and shopping internet site and NetInformer, a leading provider of wireless media and mobile marketing and advertising services.

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Media Common, Inc.

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