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Verio, NetObjects Join Forces

Englewood, CO-based domain-based Web-hosting company Verio Inc. and Redwood City, CA-based NetObjects Inc. a provider of Web authoring products, have joined forces in a special offer to build, enhance and host Web sites for small and mid-sized businesses.

Under the agreement, Verio will offer NetObjects Fusion 4.0 customers 30 days of free Web hosting and domain-name registration. Verio also will offer NetObjects Fusion 4.0 and NetObjects Fusion Personal Edition products to its Web-hosting customer base at a special, discounted price. In return, NetObjects will promote Verio's Web-hosting services through its own Web site, in-box marketing materials and other initiatives.

"We strive to offer our customers a large selection of top-quality, value- added Web services," said Buddy Cunningham, vice president of sales and marketing for Verio. "NetObjects Fusion 4.0 is an outstanding addition to this list."

"We want to give our customers easy access to valuable Web-site hosting services to enhance their success and facilitate the business they conduct on their Web sites," said Samir Arora, founder and chief executive officer of NetObjects.