LeapFish(TM) Launches Free Customizable Homepages With Twitter and Facebook Apps

Social search engine empowers users with an iGoogle like personalized dashboard to the Internet capturing news, videos, social networks and more

Jan 27, 2010, 12:16 ET from LeapFish

PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFish announced today the launch of its personalized homepage, empowering users with a single customizable page that captures all that they care about on the web. From Yahoo News to Mashable to Facebook to US Magazine Celebrity News and many other providers, consumers can now drag and drop their favorite portals and applications in a new easy to use homepage that loads everything in one window.

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"Access everything you care about online from one homepage," said LeapFish CEO Ben Behrouzi. "Users can now get their latest news, fully interact with their Twitter and Facebook accounts and share content, from a single easy to use page on the Internet," he said.

The LeapFish homepage acts as a personalized dashboard to the Internet where everyone can get the latest news from the providers they choose, interact with their social networks and share the content they care about at anytime from one homepage.  Two of the main features of the customizable homepage include Facebook and Twitter applications, where users can interact with their accounts without having to visit the sites separately.  

The LeapFish homepage is equipped with a growing list of portals, applications and tools that users can easily add via a widgets page that currently offers about thirty five different widgets.  Some of the homepage widgets currently available include Yahoo News, Celebrity News, Mashable, TechCrunch, Youtube Videos, Facebook and Twitter.

LeapFish plans to release more homepage widgets every month including an up-and-coming FourSquare widget.  For more information on customizable LeapFish homepages, visit http://www.leapfish.com

About LeapFish:

LeapFish is an evolved search engine that captures the traditional, multi-media and real-time Web, through a single, connected search platform for both searching and sharing content.  LeapFish is a privately held corporation headquartered out of CARR America Corporate Center in Pleasanton, California. For more information, visit blog.leapfish.com.

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