PHILADELPHIA, June 22, 2005 – 1and1 Internet, Inc. is providing customers with
a fast and cost efficient way to enhance the graphic appeal of their websites
with customized pictures and video by offering a free webcam with several of its
For a limited time, 1and1 will include a free Logitech QuickCam Express Webcam
and 1and1 EasyCam software with its Shared Hosting, eShop, Microsoft SharePoint
Hosting and Microsoft Exchange Hosting packages. In order to receive the free
offer, customers must agree to a 12-month contract for the package they choose.
”Adding a webcam to any websiteÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Âbusiness or personalÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Âbrings it to a whole new
level,” said 1and1 Chairman Andreas Gauger. ”This free offer will allow customers
to experience the advantages of a webcam without having to incur the expense.
It’s another of the many ways 1and1 seeks to provide its customers with the latest
technologies to build harder working websites.”
With the free webcam and EasyCam software 1and1 customers can integrate pictures
and live video into their websites or email in a few simple steps with no programming.
Specifically, the equipment allows users to take video and pictures and store
them in a gallery on their computer, and to send pictures by emailÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Âall within
a few mouse clicks. A ”Publish” feature provides further control, allowing users
to upload pictures to a specific and predefined FTP directory and to do so at
certain intervals using a ”Scheduled Pictures” option. A comprehensive ”Publish
Wizard” is also available to guide users through all the steps involved in integrating
their pictures and videos, and provides a variety of templates for publishing
the material to a unique-looking site.
For more information, contact 1and1 at www.1and1.com