AdOne Launches

Internet classified company AdOne launched, an auction service in
partnership with FairMarket Inc. offers AdOne’s nationwide network of newspaper affiliates the
ability to increase marketing reach to consumers who conduct searches on a
geographical basis, the company said.

“We believe that will become one of the most popular areas of
AdOne’s within
a short period of time,” said Anthony Manson, AdOne’s executive vice
president of marketing and general manager of

“In certain instances geographical searches have significant advantages of
global ones, such as liquidation auctions and the sale of heavy items,” said
Brendan Burns, president and CEO of AdOne.

“Our partnership with FairMarket
enables us to provide a comprehensive list of auction items to the consumer
while maintaining local branding.” aggregates employment, automotive, and real estate
listings from hundreds of newspapers and other Internet sites. FairMarket’s
flagship service, AuctionPlace, provides a private label, customized solution.

AdOne is backed by Advance Publications, Belo Corp., Donrey Media Group, The
E.W. Scripps Company, The Hearst Corp., Journal Register Co., Lee
Enterprises, Media General, MediaNews Group, Morris Communications and
Pulitzer Inc.

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