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Mecklermedia Acquires Web Site

Mecklermedia, "The Internet Media Company" said it acquired from Web measurement firm Internet Profiles Corp. (I/Pro)., which will be added to Mecklermedia's network of Web sites, compiles and analyzes research about the Internet and information technologies. Features include market reports on Web demographics, e-commerce, advertising, browsers, modems and servers. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

" is used principally by Web marketers and Internet industry professionals to support business decisions," said Alan M. Meckler, chairman and CEO of Mecklermedia.

"We are pleased that we were able to build into the highly regarded Web research site that it has become," said Al Hulvey, general manager at I/Pro. "This transition was a result of a decision to focus on other exciting opportunities more central to our core business competencies."

Mecklermedia's provides real-time news and information resources for Internet professionals and Web developers and currently serves approximately 18 million pages to 1 million unique visitors monthly. The site features other well-known brands including Web, WebReference,, The Electronic Commerce Guide and SearchEngineWatch, as well as Internet Advertising Report.