SOURCE: Associated Content

December 15, 2009 09:00 ET

Associated Content Launches 2009 Holiday Guide

Users Find Suggestions for Perfect Gifts and Get Tips on Entertaining in Style This Holiday Season

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - December 15, 2009) - Associated Content, the fastest growing Web publisher, today launched its 2009 Holiday Guide. The package features original articles and videos created by hundreds of writers and content publishers. Included are tips and expert advice for finding the perfect gift for anyone on your list, entertaining friends and family, making the perfect holiday crafts and more. The guide is available at:

The 2009 Holiday Guide, the company's fourth annual collection, offers advice on many topics, ranging from the common to the unconventional:

-- "New Year's Eve Party Games for Kids"

-- "What to Make for a Vegan Christmas Dinner"

-- "Best Romantic Comedy Christmas Movies"

-- "$30 Gifts for the Amateur Chef"

"The holiday season can be overwhelming as people prepare holiday gifts, meals, trips and parties. We've put together a comprehensive guide that addresses several specific topics to fit the needs of every consumer," said Patrick Keane, CEO of Associated Content. "For the fourth year in a row, the Holiday Guide presents our readers with valuable content that will help them have the best holiday season possible."

Associated Content is one of the fastest-growing, ad-supported publishers on the Web with more than 325,000 registered users contributing to the collection of more than one million articles, videos, slideshows and audio clips. Associated Content helps contributors find online audiences for their content and generate income from it.

How to Contribute:

Users with ideas for compelling content can submit columns, series of photos or videos through Associated Content then choose from a variety of payment options. Following review and approval from Associated Content's editors, the content is uploaded and user traffic is tracked to gauge success. Associated Content aids its contributor network by profiling high value pieces on its home page and also driving Internet users to specific pages organically though search, and then monetizing it effectively through targeted ads.

Content producers interested in contributing to Associated Content can log on to

About Associated Content:

With high-impact advertising and sponsorship opportunities across virtually every category, Associated Content (AC) connects brands with highly engaged consumers in deep, brand-relevant content. The company, based in Denver, Colo., is one of the fastest-growing sites on the Web with an audience of 8.2MM unique monthly visitors, according to Comscore (October 2009). Associated Content delivers value with targeted advertising platforms available in virtually every topic and provides custom, original content to add discoverability and depth to brand sites.

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