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MeetMe(R) Ranked the 18th Most Trafficked Site in the US in June per comScore With More Page Views Than Pinterest and LinkedIn(July 11, 2012)
NEW HOPE, PA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/11/12 -- MeetMe, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MEET) (NYSE Amex: MEET), the public market leader for social discovery, today announced that MeetMe has catapulted from the 29th most trafficked site in the US in May to the 18th most trafficked site in the US in June by page views, according to comScore data released this week, making MeetMe more highly trafficked than Pinterest or LinkedIn in the US.
"With the rebrand a success and now behind us," noted Geoff Cook, COO, MeetMe, Inc., "the team remains focused on organic growth, with a number of initiatives aimed at driving new sources of users, including the internationalization of MeetMe, the transition of Quepasa users to the platform, and a half-dozen new product launches planned for the second half of the year to engineer additional virality and increase the rate at which we acquire new users."
To learn more about the steps the company took to rebrand, please visit http://techcrunch.com/2012/07/01/how-to-rebrand-a-social-network-and-live-to-tell-about-it/
About MeetMe, Inc.
MeetMe® is the leading social network for meeting new people in the US and the public market leader for social discovery (NYSE MKT: MEET). MeetMe makes meeting new people fun through social games and apps, monetized by both advertising and virtual currency. The MeetMe brand grew out of the merger of myYearbook and Quepasa in November 2011. With 60% of traffic coming from mobile, MeetMe is transforming how people discover one another in a mobile-first world. The company operates MeetMe.com, Quepasa.com, and MeetMe apps on iPhone and Android.
Cautionary Note Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
This press release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 including statements regarding internationalization, product launches, and growth. All statements other than statements of historical facts contained in this press release, including statements regarding our future financial position, liquidity, business strategy and plans and objectives of management for future operations, are forward-looking statements. The words "believe," "may," "estimate," "continue," "anticipate," "intend," "should," "plan," "could," "target," "potential," "is likely," "will," "expect" and similar expressions, as they relate to us, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. We have based these forward-looking statements largely on our current expectations and projections about future events and financial trends that we believe may affect our financial condition, results of operations, business strategy and financial needs. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from those in the forward-looking statements include the risk that unanticipated events which affect the internationalization of the platform, the willingness of Quepasa.com users to change to the MeetMe.com brand, users will be willing to try new product offerings, the effectiveness of our mobile software on smartphones and tablets. Further information on our risk factors is contained in our filings with the SEC, including the Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 filed on March 14, 2012. Any forward-looking statement made by us in this press release speaks only as of the date on which it is made. Factors or events that could cause our actual results to differ may emerge from time to time, and it is not possible for us to predict all of them. We undertake no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.
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