June 08, 2005 08:18 ET to Offer Free Founding Member Status Until June 30th

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 8, 2005 -- A special founding member status guaranteeing free usage of all current features is available until June 30th on allows users to create their own blogs. "Blogs," also known as "weblogs," are web pages designed to facilitate publishing of personal thoughts, opinions and media. Blogs help to spread information and are also being used by institutions and corporations to facilitate communication with customers.

The free founding member status includes

--  5 blogs
--  10 co-authors
--  100 Mb storage
--  private posts for friends and peers
--  no ads
Starting July 1st, new members may have to pay for parts of these services or accept advertising instead.

"The founding member status is a perfect package to get started and explore the blogosphere," says Vasco Sommer-Nunes, co-founder of "Especially the popular private posts feature makes it easy and fun to publish your media to your friends and make use of your blog."

About was founded and launched in March 2005 by Vasco Sommer-Nunes and Florian Wilken, who also operate, and several Scandinavian blog sites.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Vasco Sommer-Nunes
    Wilken & Sommer GbR
    Erkelenzdamm 59/61
    Elisabeth-Hof, Portal 3a
    10999 Berlin
    Tel.: +49 30 62984842
    Email: Email Contact