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Username: Mario
Date/Time: Tue, October 17, 2000 at 5:37 PM GMT
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Subject: Any Connection With Afilias? (i.e. Affiliate Program)


LOS ANGELES, Calif., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ --, the world's
premier source for buying, selling and appraising quality domain names and
developed Web sites, today announced its partnership with Commission Junction,
the Internet's leading provider of affiliate marketing services.
    Under the terms of the agreement, and Commission Junction
will launch a new Affiliate Program, whereby, for each completed appraisal referral, affiliates will automatically earn a
commission of 15 percent of the $75 fee for each domain name appraised by  Commission Junction will provide trusted
third-party tracking, real-time reporting, and monthly commission checks for
the duration of the program.
    "The appraisal model is widely accepted as the industry
standard, providing sellers a structured pricing and valuation for their
domain names that is reflective of the current market," said Chris Polos, vice
president of business development at  "The new affiliate
program invites online merchants and content sites to actively participate in
a revenue-sharing Web-based network.  We are thrilled to work with Commission
Junction, which has a reputation for world class technology and services."
    To date, has signed over 700 affiliates to the program,
including and dotTV.  For more information, or to sign up
for the pay-per-action program, check out  There is
no fee for signing up as a program affiliate.
    "Leveraging Commission Junction's proprietary technology,
can work with an unlimited number of content sites to help build their brand,
drive sales and lower customer acquisition costs all on a pay-for-performance
basis," said Lex Sisney, Commission Junction CEO.  "We are pleased to have as a merchant in our network and look forward to its
continued success."

    About Commission Junction
    Commission Junction, the leading affiliate marketing solutions provider,
has transformed sophisticated affiliate marketing software into an affordable
and easy-to-use Web-based service that provides a turn-key solution for
managing revenue-sharing relationships.
    An as application services provider (ASP), Commission Junction provides a
network of more than 1,000 merchants and 250,000 content sites with a
comprehensive suite of affiliate marketing, management, recruitment and
administrative services delivered on-demand via the Internet.  Content sites
place products, ads and links directly in and around their content and earn
commissions.  Online merchants extend their reach, build their brand, drive
sales and lower customer acquisition costs all on a pay-for-performance basis.
    Commission Junction's network includes leading online merchants
Excite@Home, Ticketmaster Online-Citysearch, and Capital One, and major
content sites Road Runner and  With a staff of 150, Commission
Junction is headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA, with sales offices in San
Francisco, New York, Amsterdam, London and Hong Kong.  For additional
information, visit or call 800/761-1072.

    About is the premier marketplace to buy, sell and appraise
quality domain names and developed Web sites. has
represented most of the high-profile domain names brokered including
for $3 million, for $823,000, and for $700,000.  As the
domain name expert, is dedicated to offering the largest
inventory and comprehensive set of related services, including contract
generation, escrow, appraisal, and trademark registration searches.  A founder
and pioneer in the domain name industry since 1996, the mission of is to seamlessly facilitate the process between buyers and
sellers. is the only exclusive provider to the primary and
secondary markets, with one search of millions of domain names available for
sale. is based in Los Angeles, Calif.  For more information,
visit the site at

    For more information, please contact: Sean Downey of,
818-308-2235,; or Erin Shiba of Fleishman-Hillard/Los
Angeles, 213-489-8242,, for; or Beth
Mansfield, Sr. Public Relations Manager, 805-899-8906,, or Sydney
Shaw, Public Relations Manager, 805-899-8975,, both of Commission

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