EarthCam Unveils New Design and Features for EarthCam.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York, December 20, 2005 -- EarthCam, the world's favorite webcam network and leading provider of live webcam content, is pleased to release a new design and updated features and functionality for its flagship website, EarthCam.com.
"Designed from the ground up with a new logo EarthCam.com focuses on the search engine and delivers advanced search functions to our loyal fans," said Brian Cury, CEO of EarthCam. "These new tools will enhance the user experience and deliver the relevance and quality EarthCam is known for."
The new EarthCam.com design reflects the next generation of the webcam portal, where hundreds of millions of images are served each day to millions of international users. The home page balances information and graphics in an intuitive, easy to navigate interface, and search results are now sortable and include thumbnail images.
"More than ever our portal focuses on webcams," said Joe Nizza, EarthCam Director of Marketing. "Included is the EarthCam Network of webcams stationed in cities and tourist destinations around the world, and we’ll continue to host the exciting live events that are our trademark." New home page content includes: a Flash presentation application, "Webcams of the World" featuring the cams of different countries, an expanded Featured Cam section, and the display of New Cams and Top 10 Cams. Featured throughout the website is the new EarthCam logo and header with search.
The new EarthCam.com represents the first of three planned phases of development. Future phases will include more new features and functionality that will personalize the user experience and deliver enhanced content. EarthCam.com is the leading network of live webcams and offers the most comprehensive search engine of webcams from around the world. EarthCam provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming video camera systems for its consumers and corporate clients. Clients include MSN, Yahoo!, Sprint, Sony Ericsson, Coca Cola, Panasonic, Ford, NASA, Samsung, Pfizer, JetBlue, This Old House and Discovery.com. As the foremost provider of live images on the Internet, EarthCam webcasts events such international concerts, Miss Hawaiian Tropic pageants, Mardi Gras, New Year's Eve in Times Square and the Super Bowl for the NFL. Visit EarthCam at http://www.earthcam.com.