SiteXpressSM Builds Professional Websites in Minutes, Attracts and Retains
Alabanza Corporation, a leader in automated web hosting solutions, today
announced the release of a new website building tool, SiteXpressSM. Created
exclusively for AlabanzaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s web hosting reseller clients, SiteXpressSM empowers
users of any skill level to build professional websites in minutes. The tool
will allow Alabanza resellers to tap into a new market of less technically
sophisticated users, resulting in increased sales and better customer retention.
Developed in response to requests from its resellersÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ customers for an
easy-to-use, professional tool for creating websites quickly, SiteXpressSM is
yet another value-add from Alabanza to help its hosting resellers grow their
SiteXpress is a web-based, GUI software product that requires no web design
skills. A prospective customer for an Alabanza hosting reseller can begin to
build a website with the intuitive SiteXpressSM interface immediately after
signing up for a 30-day trial account. The prospect chooses a template, then
selects from a gallery of images, text, tables and pages. An attractive footer
navigation bar allows for quick and easy editing and previewing. Importantly,
the prospect can save their work and return to modify their site whenever they
please, or proceed directly to publishing. During the 30-day trial period,
SiteXpressSM can easily convert trial users into paying hosting customers by
sending them customizable, automated special offer messages. Thus, SiteXpressSM
provides Alabanza resellers with a potent prospecting tool and gives their end
users the convenient option of hosting and building their websites with their
Ã¢â‚¬Å“SiteXpressSM is incredibly intuitive and simple to use, allowing even the
most casual Internet user to build his own website, literally within minutes,Ã¢â‚¬Â
says Jerry DeGroot, Senior Partner with Internet Planners, LLC, a web hosting
company. Ã¢â‚¬Å“ThereÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s no question that our ability to offer this tool will seal
the deal with potential customers looking to build their own websites.Ã¢â‚¬Â
The launch of SiteXpressSM punctuates one of the most extensive product
development schedules in AlabanzaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s history. This aggressive development
activity underscores the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s commitment to ensuring that its reseller
clients have the best technologies and marketing tools to successfully compete.
In the last 12 months alone, Alabanza has added over 25 new products, major
software upgrades or features to its already robust functionality. The company
promises even more upgrades and new products in 2004.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“SiteXpressSM will open up a huge new market for our web hosting reseller
clients,Ã¢â‚¬Â says Eric Rice, Vice President of Marketing, Alabanza. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Any
reseller offering SiteXpressSM will be very attractive to users seeking a
hosting provider. This valuable tool, coupled with the numerous new products and
services weÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve unveiled, is another example of our commitment to doing
everything possible to give Alabanza resellers an edge in todayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s competitive
web hosting market.Ã¢â‚¬Â
The benefits of SiteXpressSM include:
Point-and-click building and editing
- A built-in royalty-free image gallery
- Ability to add pages, tables and images
- Professionally designed templates
- Easy previewing and navigation
- Simple publishing capabilities
- Ability to save website work in-progress and resume building later
SiteXpressSM integrates with AlabanzaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Domain System Manager and Control
Panel, with an added administrative panel for custom configuration and settings.
If resellers make SiteXpressSM available only after a prospect signs up for
hosting, the software can be made available in the hosting control panel
utilizing the same packaging standards as other control panel applications.
Suggested retail price for end users of SiteXpressSM is $49.95. Through our
highly popular Momentum MarketingSM Program, Alabanza also offers customizable
supporting marketing materials to help its reseller clients promote SiteXpressSM
to their users. SiteXpressSM also features built-in branding opportunities. For
more information on the exclusive SiteXpressSM tool, visit www.alabanza.com/SiteXpress.shtml.
A live Alabanza support team is available for consultation about SiteXpressSM at
no charge for current Alabanza reseller clients.
Alabanza is an award-winning provider of turnkey Web hosting solutions founded
in 1995. With more than 400 customers in 54 countries hosting over 200,000
Websites worldwide, Alabanza’s high-performance Linux-based servers,
comprehensive hosting automation software, secure, high-speed Internet
connection, and 24x7x365 support power the Web’s most profitable hosting
businesses. Alabanza’s automation software addresses the demands of hosts,
resellers, and Webmasters, delivering functionality for host administration,
billing, site deployment, and e-commerce, Ã‚Âall in English, Spanish, French, and
German. For more information, visit www.alabanza.com.
Kent Streeb, HT News, Inc.
(412) 244-9970 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Deborah Barnett, Alabanza Corp.
(410) 735-3423 or email@example.com