Local Corporation Launches U.K. Version of Flagship Local Search Site
Expands Search Advertising Agreement with Yahoo! to U.K.
IRVINE, Calif. -- January 16, 2013
Local Corporation (NASDAQ: LOCM), a leading online local media company, today
announced the launch of its new local search site in the U.K.
(http://uk.local.com). The company also announced an expanded search
advertising agreement with Yahoo!, Inc. that covers the U.S. and also now the
Under the terms of the agreement, Yahoo! search results will appear across the
new U.K. site.
The new U.K. site allows consumers to find local businesses, products and
services in the United Kingdom, and features the ability to filter their
search via keywords, popular categories and more.
“We’re pleased to expand our relationship with Yahoo! to the U.K. We have
grown our relationship with Yahoo! over the past seven years, and this most
recent announcement demonstrates our shared commitment to providing relevant
local search results to over a million consumers each day across the Local
network,” said Heath Clarke, Local Corporation, chairman and chief executive
About Local Corporation
Local Corporation (NASDAQ:LOCM) is a leading online local media company that
connects brick-and-mortar businesses with over a million online and mobile
consumers each day using a variety of innovative digital marketing products.
To advertise, or for more information, visit: http://www.localcorporation.com.
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