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Marchex and eNom Partner to Help Businesses Acquire New Customers Through Search Marketing
SEATTLE – July 13, 2010 – Marchex, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHX) today announced a partnership with eNom® to offer search marketing services to eNom’s customers through Marchex’s Local Leads product beginning in July.
This new partnership enables eNom to offer its customers a new web site traffic generating service essential for online success. Search marketing will be added to eNom’s product portfolio that includes domain name registrations, Web site hosting, SSL certificates, and site builder tools. eNom will be offering this new product through www.eNomCentral.com and BulkRegister.com.
Marchex Local Leads is a turnkey digital marketing product that leverages multiple search engines, mobile and other call-and lead-based distribution sources to generate leads and new business for advertisers. Marchex Local Leads, formerly known as Marchex Connect, was voted Search Engine Strategies’ “Best SEM Technology Platform for SMBs” in 2008 and 2009.
"As one of the largest registrars worldwide, our goal is to provide businesses with the most comprehensive range of services to help them be successful online," said Chris Sheridan, Vice President of Sales for Demand Media®, Inc., the parent company of eNom, Inc. "Marchex's Local Leads product offers our customers a scalable, proven and powerful performance marketing product that we believe will be very attractive to our customers."
“Marchex is excited to offer eNom’s business customers the capability to acquire new customer relationships,” said Brooks McMahon, Senior Vice President of Small Business Marketing Products at Marchex. “Search Engine Marketing is one of the most efficient and cost-effective customer acquisition methods, which makes it a critical component of a business’ marketing plan. Marchex Local Leads will add more value to eNom’s already robust set of business services."
Marchex’s mission is to unlock local commerce globally by helping advertisers reach customers wherever they may be – in mobile, offline and online channels, including on our own local and category websites.
Our performance-based call advertising products, the Marchex Pay-For-Call Exchange and Marchex Call Analytics, are reinventing how businesses acquire new customers through the phone. Our award-winning Small Business Marketing products empower local businesses to efficiently monitor their online presence, communicate with their customers, and acquire new ones. Every day, our products support tens of thousands of advertisers and partners, ranging from global enterprises to local businesses.
For more information about Marchex, please visit www.marchex.com.
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