Mar 16, 2005
EDGE Publications Launches Weather
Boston, MA - EDGE Publications, Inc. today announced the launch of local weather into its flagship online publication, EDGEboston.com. Current weather conditions as well as a five-day forecast from Weather Services International have been fully integrated with EDGE's technology to provide up-to-the-minute local weather information for all EDGE portals.
"Our readers told us that weather was important to them," said EDGE's Publisher David Foucher. "In fact, it was their foremost request. Utilizing XML, our publications are able to deliver current forecasts to each of our locations. The service helps us bring even more comprehensive information to the lives of our community on a daily basis."
The company's flagship portal, EDGEboston.com, is already the most popular Gay/Lesbian website of any type in New England, registering on the list of the country's top websites according to Amazon.com's Alexa Traffic Rank. It has a dedicated readership of 22,000 individuals and is growing weekly.
The portal delivers eight channels to its readers, including daily local/national news, arts & entertainment, health & fitness, style, sports and travel. A community channel provides additional local coverage of nightlife, shopping, lodging, dining, events calendar, and more.
The publication is available at http://www.edgeboston.com.
EDGE Publications is dedicated to the presentation of localized news and information to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) community in an objective, entertaining, ethical, socially responsible format.
ABOUT EDGE MEDIA NETWORK:
EDGE is an online community destination dedicated to the delivery of local, national and world content targeted to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in a fair, entertaining and interactive format. Learn more about EDGE at http://www.edgeonthenet.com.
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