Hostway Launches a New Site to Provide a One-Stop-Shop for Businesses to Enhance Their Online Presence

To Celebrate the Launch of Hostway Business, Hostway Announces a $10,000

Marketing Budget Sweepstakes to Help Small Businesses Drive Traffic to Their

Web Sites

Aug 18, 2005, 01:00 ET from Hostway Corporation

    CHICAGO, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hostway, a leading Web hosting provider,
 announced today the launch of, a service exclusively
 devoted to helping small businesses maximize the ROI from their Web sites.  In
 celebration of the launch, the company is offering a $10,000 Marketing Budget
 Sweepstakes to be awarded to one lucky small business.
     Hostway has always been dedicated to supporting the growth of small
 businesses by utilizing easy-to-use online services. This passion is the
 driving force behind the development of to help small
 businesses attract more customers, streamline operations, save money on IT
 infrastructure and gain peace of mind. The robust product line available at
 this new site bundles Hostway's Web site design services, search engine
 marketing tools and site management features.
     Many businesses realize that money invested in establishing a presence on
 the Web is well spent. However, it's also true that many small businesses are
 not maximizing the ROI from their Web sites and are losing potential customers
 as a result. A large component of this is not taking advantage of search
 engine marketing, through the use of search engine optimization and pay-per-
 click keywords, to drive traffic to their sites.
     "The majority of our customers are at a phase where they want to roll out
 their innovative marketing ideas, but don't have the funding to do it. We want
 to help our customers fulfill their dreams and this $10,000 marketing budget
 sweepstakes will help a lucky customer do just that," said John Lee, VP of
 marketing at Hostway.
     Small business owners and employees in the US are eligible to enter the
 sweepstakes simply by visiting .
 One lucky winner will be able to use the cash prize to conduct search engine
 optimization and other essential online marketing components of today's
 marketing mix.
     "For many small businesses, the task of designing their own Web site,
 marketing it and maintaining SPAM-free e-mail accounts may seem a little
 daunting. With this in mind, Hostway wanted to offer a one-stop-shop that
 includes all these features and most importantly to get any business quickly
 on its way to being the next success story," added Lee.
     Please visit to learn more
 about how to win the $10,000 Marketing Budget Sweepstakes.
     About Hostway
     Hostway Corporation provides Web hosting and managed services to more than
 300,000 customers worldwide. Hostway helps individuals, small businesses and
 large enterprises achieve more value from state-of-the-art Web-based
 technologies by reducing their complexity and cost. Founded in 1998, Hostway
 is one of the five largest Web hosting companies in the world with offices in
 North America (Chicago, Tampa, Austin and Vancouver), Europe (London,
 Frankfurt, Hannover and Amsterdam) Asia (Seoul) and Australia (Sydney). For
 more information about Hostway Corporation, please visit or call 1-866-467-8929.
     CONTACT:  Jennifer Mussman, Hostway (312) 994-7720,
               Tina Janczura, Slack Barshinger (312) 970-5841,

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