Web.com Selected as Yahoo! Local Ambassador
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Web.com Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq:WWWW) a leading provider of internet services and online marketing
solutions for small businesses, today announced it has been selected as a
Yahoo! Local Ambassador. As one of only a select number of companies chosen to
participate in this program, Web.com met Yahoo!'s high standards and criteria
for qualification, including a demonstrated ability to deliver outstanding
service to end advertisers.
"We've worked closely with Yahoo! over the years to help small businesses get
found on the internet, and we are proud to have our efforts acknowledged by
the Yahoo! Local Ambassador designation," said David Brown, chairman and chief
executive officer of Web.com. "Our goal of serving small businesses by helping
them compete and succeed online will only be further enhanced by the
additional resources and focus that comes with being a Yahoo! Local
The Yahoo! Local Ambassador program connects Yahoo!'s seasoned partners with
small- and medium-sized businesses that want expert help in maximizing their
online advertising campaigns. In addition to in-depth expertise in leveraging
the Yahoo! Bing Network on behalf of small businesses, Web.com provides full
service campaign management, detailed reporting, one-on-one customer support
and broad marketing guidance to help advertisers make the most of their
"We're excited to have Web.com join our Yahoo! Local Ambassador program to
help small businesses become a part of millions of our users' daily routines
online," said Leo Polanowski, Senior Sales Director at Yahoo! "Web.com helps
ensure our advertisers' success on the Yahoo! Bing Network by helping to
connect them with the audiences that build their businesses."
With nearly three million customers, Web.com is in a unique position to offer
online marketing solutions, including local advertising on the Yahoo! Bing
Network, through its Do-It-For-Me product offerings. Web.com offers
budget-based search engine marketing that features in-person consultation and
utilizes the Yahoo! Bing Network to drive qualified leads to small business
Web.com Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:WWWW) is a leading provider of internet services
and online marketing for small businesses. Web.com meets the needs of small
businesses anywhere along their lifecycle by offering a full range of online
services and support, including domain name registration services, website
design, logo design, search engine optimization, search engine marketing and
local sales leads, email marketing, general contractor leads, franchise and
homeowner association websites, shopping cart software, eCommerce website
design and call center services. For more information on the company, please
Note to Editors: Web.com is a registered trademark of Web.com Group, Inc.
Yahoo! Local Ambassador is a trademark of Yahoo! Inc.
CONTACT: Susan Datz Edelman
Web.com (Nasdaq: WWWW)
Director, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
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