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Fotolog in Twenty-Five Cross-Promotional Deals with US-Based Hispanic Media
Jul 08, 2008 (08:07 AM EDT)


NEW YORK, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Fotolog ( www.fotolog.com ), the world's largest photo-blogging website and the 4th most-active social network(1), announced today a series of cross-promotional deals with Hispanic media based in the United States. Under the agreements, 25 US-based online Hispanic media properties will be introduced to Fotolog's rapidly-growing community of over 18 million users in Latin America and Europe while introducing Fotolog to their US audiences.

"These agreements recognize that Fotolog, with over 12 million unique monthly visitors and over 2.8 billion page views in Latin America alone, is a cultural phenomenon that offers Hispanic audiences everywhere a powerful member experience and a vibrant global community," said Christian Simamora, Business Development Manager. "Our Latin American membership is growing by over 7 percent per month and we are working hard to expand our leadership among Hispanic communities in the US and worldwide."

Fotolog's new partners include US-based media which offer a broad range of content to Hispanic audiences including news, entertainment, music and blogs. They include: Hispanic Trending, IHispano.com, LatinaStyle.com, Latin Vision, El Vocero Hispano, La Voz Hispanic News, El Colombiano, El Aguila, El Mundo Boston, La Oferta, Fama, Guanabee.com & Machochip.com, and Greekster.tv.

About Fotolog, Inc.

Fotolog is the 4th most trafficked social networking site in the world (Alexa, May 2008) and represents one of the most active communities on the internet today. Among social networking sites in Latin America and Europe, it is ranked first, second, and fourth in Chile, Argentina, and Spain respectively. (comScore, May 2008) More than 18 million member accounts from 200 countries have shared over 550 million photos since Fotolog's inception in October 2002. Fotolog has grown virally since its founding, with virtually no marketing or member incentives. Fotolog was acquired in 2007 by Hi-Media Group ( www.hi-media.com ), one of the top 100 media companies worldwide, with advertising, publishing and micro-payments businesses.

(1) Alexa May 2008 Contact Information: Andrei Bogolubov NEWPR Group 917-849-9300 Andrei.bogolubov@newprgroup.com

CONTACT: Andrei Bogolubov of NEWPR Group for Fotolog, +1-917-849-9300, Andrei.bogolubov@newprgroup.com

Web site: http://www.fotolog.com/ http://www.hi-media.com/