The new sites, including Music.com, cover a variety of subject areas
such as music, finance, travel, African American and women’s interests.
“We have upgraded our reporting and tracking technology, added more targeting
opportunities, and increased our staff,” said Richard Baumer, president of
“This gives the sites in our network the potential to generate greater ad
revenues and has attracted numerous high quality sites, as well as many new
Other new sites include DigiSoul, launching in this month as a
portal for the black community; VacationSpot.com, a place to find and
book independent vacation properties; China Securities, a Chinese financial portal;
Citytravelguide.com, an online
source for travelers; and The Herspace Network, a group of diverse
sites by and for women.
The @dVenture Network has more than 2,600 Web sites and claims over 350
million impressions monthly. VentureDirect Worldwide is an integrated direct
marketing and media company.