SOURCE: DigitalTown, Inc.
September 09, 2010 07:00 ET
DigitalTown Spirit Sites Will Feature Active Network's SportsPower Team Pages
Sites Will Feature New Content and Advertising Model
MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwire - September 9, 2010) - DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCBB: DGTW) today announced that its new Spirit Sites, set to launch this fall, will feature team pages for high school sports from Active Network's SportsPower property. This content includes high school team schedules, scores, power ratings and rankings.
"Active has demonstrated the capability to collect and publish comprehensive schedules and scores for major high school sports teams," noted Richard Pomije, CEO of DigitalTown. "We plan to leverage this by combining their content with our portfolio of high school domains plus a range of social networking features to create a unique network of hyper-local sites."
Active Network currently publishes a popular set of high school team pages under its SportsPower brand. These pages will be presented under DigitalTown branding with the launch of the new Spirit Sites.
DigitalTown, Inc. in Burnsville, MN is developing a nationwide network of more than 27,000 local online communities for high school students, alumni, boosters and local citizens. For more information, please visit www.digitaltown.com.
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