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  • tranuss tranuss Apr 9, 2012 1:48 PM Flag

    LOCM patent deal $7.00

    LOCM patent deal $7.00

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    • • 9 patents issued, 8 pending in local/mobile/data/display

      Section "L o c a l.com"

      • Multiple databases with millions of SMB listings to validate business information

      • We crawl the web and use our proprietary Keyword DNA™ + web indexing algorithms to generate all our search results

      • Ingest real-time ad and data feeds from multiple partners

      • Syndicates those feeds to over 100,000 sites


      Section "Octane360"

      • Highly scalable geo-category domain acquisition

      • Automated website hosting & mgt. features

      • Content marketplace for the procurement, creation, payment and management of custom local content for SMB websites


      Section "Krillion"

      • Pulls real-time product inventory directly from manufacturers, retailers

      • Data aggregation and normalization technologies and know-how

      • Product-based search results


      Section "Rovion"

      • Rich media ad management and serving platform

      • Automated creation, production, management and serving of ads

      • Rovion ‘in-person’ video unit

      • Green screen studios & network


      Section "Spreebird"

      • A fully featured group-buying distribution platform

      • Personalization engine driving enhanced user experience

      • API, RSS, widget syndication for our regional media network and planned partners

    • THE GROWTH IN THE DIVISTIONS OF LOCAL.COM

      Owned & Operated: Revenue Streams and Mid-Term Growth Expectations

      Clear biggest space in 2011 with 65% of the revenues.

      Mid-term-growth-rate of this revenues by Local.com = 15% against 10% in this industry.

      Long-term gross margins = 30%

      Competition/Peers: Google, Yahoo, Bing, Yelp, superpages.com



      Network: Revenue Streams and Mid-Term Growth Expectations 6

      Second biggest space in 2011 with 21% of the revenues.

      Mid-term-growth-rate of this revenues by Local.com = 30% against 10% in this industry.

      Long-term gross margins = 50%

      Competition/Peers: mojopages, inuvo, Datasphere, Chitika, matchbid, Citygrid



      Sales and Ad services: Revenue Streams and Mid-Term Growth Expectations

      Third space in 2011 with 14% of the revenues.

      Mid-term-growth-rate of this revenues by Local.com = 50% against 20% in this industry.

      Long-term gross margins = 80%



      Daily Deals: Revenue Streams and Mid-Term Growth Expectations

      Part of the this space in 2011 with 1% of the revenues.

      Mid-term-growth-rate of this revenues by Local.com = 60% against 15% in this industry.

      Long-term gross margins = 100%



      Subsprictions: Revenue Streams and Mid-Term Growth Expectations

      Part of the this space in 2011 with 2% of the revenues.

      Mid-term-growth-rate of this revenues by Local.com = 50% against 20% in this industry.

      Long-term gross margins = 80%

 
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