SOURCE: Slide, Inc.

August 29, 2007 11:26 ET

Slide Hits Major Milestone, Users Add More Than One Million New Flash Widgets to Network Each Day

Exponential Growth Seen on Multiple Social Networks, Top Flash Widgets Include Slideshows, SkinFlix, Guestbooks & FunPix

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - August 29, 2007) - Slide, Inc., the leading online personal media network, today announced that more than a million new flash widgets are being added to its network every single day. The company also announced that its widgets -- including Slideshows, SkinFlix, Guestbooks and FunPix -- are now being viewed by more than 134 million unique viewers every month. (source: comScore, June 2007)

"The creativity and passion of the Slide community have allowed us to achieve this milestone in just over eighteen months," said Max Levchin, founder and CEO of Slide. "It is especially gratifying to see the growth driven across all social networks, clearly showing that the desire for self expression through photos and video is universal."

Slide's amazingly simple service helps people express themselves and tell emotionally engaging stories through personalized photos and videos created on Slide.com and viewed anywhere on the web or desktop.

About Slide, Inc.

Slide is the largest personal media network in the world, reaching 134 million people each month or more than 15 percent of the global Internet audience. The service helps people express themselves and tell emotionally engaging stories through personalized photos and videos created on Slide.com and viewed anywhere on the web or desktop. Slide widgets -- including Slideshows, Guestbooks, SkinFlix and FunPix -- are popular on the world's top social networking and blog platforms like MySpace, Facebook, Bebo, Hi5, Friendster, Tagged, Piczo and Blogger. Slide is also the leading application provider on Facebook with more than 40 million applications installed to date, adding half a million new applications each day. Slide launched in 2005 and was founded by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin.

Contact Information

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    Tammy H. Nam
    Slide, Inc.
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    (415) 513-4474

    Erika Schaffer
    SutherlandGold for Slide, Inc.
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    (206) 972-5514