Local Corporation Launches U.K. Version of Flagship Local Search Site
Expands Search Advertising Agreement with Yahoo! to U.K.
IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2013-- Local Corporation (NASDAQ: LOCM), a leading online local media company, today announced the launch of its new local search site in the U.K. The company also announced an expanded search advertising agreement with Yahoo!, Inc. that covers the U.S. and also now the U.K.
Under the terms of the agreement, Yahoo! search results will appear across the new U.K. site.
The new U.K. site allows consumers to find local businesses, products and services in the United Kingdom, and features the ability to filter their search via keywords, popular categories and more.
“We’re pleased to expand our relationship with Yahoo! to the U.K. We have grown our relationship with Yahoo! over the past seven years, and this most recent announcement demonstrates our shared commitment to providing relevant local search results to over a million consumers each day across the Local network,” said Heath Clarke, Local Corporation, chairman and chief executive officer.
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