Convera® Enters into the B2C Publishing Market with F+W Publications Inc
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Press release date: February 12, 2008
VIENNA, Va., Feb. 12 -- Convera Corporation (NASDAQ:CNVR) -- http://www.convera.com/ -- a leading provider of vertical search services for publishers, today announced a new agreement with F+W Publications Inc., one of the world's largest special interest publishers, to develop a range of consumer oriented vertical search sites.
"Until now, our customers have been primarily B2B focused publishers," said Patrick Condo, Convera's president and chief executive officer. "However, we believe our hosted vertical search services are equally applicable to specialist consumer markets, and we are delighted to be taking our first steps into B2C working with a major industry player like F+W."
Convera is the leading provider of search and advertising as a service for trade publishers and manages the vertical search sites of a growing number of specialist publishers around the world. Convera enables publishers to generate additional revenue by creating customized search applications for specialist audiences under their own brand.
Convera site search, vertical search and lead generation applications can combine publisher proprietary content with an editorially vetted best of the Web for specific professional audiences, providing an authoritative and comprehensive search experience. Many of the world's largest publishers are working with Convera to accelerate their e-publishing strategies, meet growing online revenue goals and build loyal online professional communities.
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