Redwood City, California – (The Hosting News) – January 06, 2006 – Website Pros, Inc., a provider
of premium web services and solutions for small- and medium-sized businesses
(SMB) and asknet, an
outsourced electronic software sales and distribution services (ESD) company, have partnered together to
launch a new worldwide ecommerce platform.
The new ecommerce platform was designed, built, implemented and now hosted by asknet. To support the rapid growth of its online business, asknet also provides Website Pros with order and transaction management for electronic and physical products, fraud prevention, and customer service.
Gerhard Rumpff, CEO of asknet Inc., ”We look forward to supporting Website Pros’ quest to increase online revenue by growing their consumer and enterprise sales worldwide. asknet offers its publishers access to joint promotional opportunities through its ecommerce network of nearly 500 clients and partners. Based on our geographic expertise, our team plans to help Website Pros penetrate the international market by offering emarketing services in Europe.”
David Brown, CEO and President of Website Pros, Inc. added, ”We needed an ecommerce provider that could handle everything – from the shopping cart design to transaction management to customer service. asknet met all of our requirements and provides us with additional marketing resources and new revenue channels to help drive our online success.”
Website Pros also recently introduced the latest addition to the NetObjects Fusion product line: NetObjects Fusion 9. The newest version of the software introduces new features and tools that let novice users and experienced Web designers alike build sophisticated websites. No HTML knowledge is needed to use NetObjects Fusion.
NetObjects Fusion generates code from a WYSIWYG environment and lets users create full-featured sites from a visual environment using drag-and-drop functionality. Other NetObjects Fusion hallmarks include logical site-building steps to help get sites built quickly and efficiently, pixel-perfect results, and built-in eCommerce functionality.
With NetObjects Fusion 9, users can:
— Create Flash banners and Flash navigation features from within Fusion 9 with no previous Flash design experience required; users pick the font, colors, type of animation and more.
— Integrate Google search functionality with drag-and-drop simplicity using Google’s WebSearch, SiteSearch and SafeSearch technology.
— Offer “Email this page to a friend” option on sites; add FAQ, Testimonials, and GuestBooks; and create secure log-in pages.
— Lock Design Regions and Site Content so that your website elements stay exactly where you want them.
— Easily edit and manage text styles throughout the site using enhanced CSS (Cascading Site Styles) tools. Change font colors and sizes and also apply changes to database functions and forms.
— Automatically save site versions on your web server and easily roll back to previous versions in case of a mistake or problem.
To learn more about asknet Inc., please visit: www.asknet.com.
For further information on
Website Pros, Inc., please visit: www.websitepros.com.