SOURCE: Oxbridge Communications

July 12, 2005 09:09 ET

Email Newsletters Gain Popularity in 2005 According to Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 12, 2005 -- Email newsletters continue to grow in number, from 588 in 2004 to 935 in 2005, according to the newest edition of the Oxbridge® Directory of Newsletters released today.

The Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters is the largest, and the only annual, directory of U.S. and Canadian titles with 11,985 print and online newsletters listed. According to the Directory, new email newsletters launched this year include: Revolving Door, a web site supplement; Trailer Life & Motorhome News -- a magazine supplement and marketing tool; and Woodworking for Women e-Letter which provides added value to a magazine and maintains subscriber contact.

"Email newsletters continue to grow in number and in popularity because of their convenience and low production cost," said Deborah Striplin, Editorial Director of Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters. "They are especially useful for marketing purposes, as a means of establishing more frequent contacts with customers and acquiring email addresses for future promotions."

Of the 254 subject categories appearing in the 2005 Edition of the Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters, the largest newsletter categories are: "Law" with 917 newsletters; "Medicine" with 696 newsletters; "Computers and Automation" with 590 newsletters; "Health and Fitness" with 392 newsletters and "Education" with 368 newsletters.

For researchers and subscribers, for those looking to launch, buy, or sell a newsletter, and for those looking for new mailing lists or venues for advertising, the Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters is an essential tool. This one-volume reference book, features newsletters of all kinds: subscription and free, targeted to association, consumer and business audiences including trade, science, and technical readers.

Available now from Oxbridge Communications (www.MediaFinder.com), or by calling, 1-800-955-0231, the 2005 edition of the Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters is priced at $995 for the print edition and $1,195 for the Single-User CD. It is also available online as part of the MediaFinder online service, starting at $49.95 per month for a key word search and up to $1,295 for an annual database subscription.

Oxbridge Communications, Inc. has one of the largest databases of print media and catalogs. In addition to the Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters, Oxbridge produces a broad range of reference products including: The Standard Periodical Directory; National Directory of Magazines; National Directory of Catalogs; MediaFinder CD, and www.MediaFinder.com, an online database of more than 62,000 publications, including catalogs.

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