Acquires and

Posted on April 8, 1999 LLC has announced that it acquired and Both sites are now part of the expanding Network of websites and related Internet media properties. is a leading provider of high-end technical information, resources, and tools for Microsoft software developers and administrators. The site provides comprehensive information on SQL Servers, SMS and other BackOffice products. is a search engine for revenue-sharing affiliate programs. Refer-it's database includes descriptions and ratings of over 500 affiliate and bounty programs, including those offered by Amazon), CDNow, and Barnes & Noble. Additionally, the site provides program managers database tools to monitor click-throughs and update their listings.

"These sites strengthen our strong positions with three key user groups - system administrators, Web developers and Web marketers," said Alan M. Meckler, Chairman and CEO of LLC.

In conjunction with the acquisitions, founder Stephen S. Wynkoop and founder James L. Marciano have joined the staff of "We are fortunate to have Steve and James join our team. We look forward to them contributing to the sites they've created as well as new initiatives," Meckler added.
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