Economy Convinces Families to Meet Online

CARROLLTON, TX, Oct. 23 /CNW/ - With economic pressures tightening purse strings everywhere, the thought of looming holiday gift giving and travel expenses can put a dampener on anyone's festive spirit. provides a solution to both these challenges and best of all, at zero cost. Allowing family members to connect virtually in a private setting immediately slashes those ever rising costs associated with attending family gatherings, giving everyone a much needed breather.

With over half a million users and more than 51,000 family websites created within six short years,'s popularity is undeniable. At, you can create a lasting gift that gives pleasure to generations of families, both young and old, for years - a family website. The brainchild of former Microsoft engineer Brenda Cannon, helps loved ones worldwide keep in touch by giving them a private family website of their very own absolutely free. The website's phenomenal success at pulling families closer together has attracted attention from multiple media giants including Fortune magazine interviewing Brenda on her success story.

    Key Features Include:

    -  Informative articles written by expert authors on topics that range
       from baby food to educational needs and family budgeting.

    -  Online family games.

    -  Ability to create your own private family website and select for
       several themes to create web pages, photos and videos to share with
       your loved ones.

    -  Online discussion forums to discuss topics with over half an million
       other family oriented members from Current Events to Marriage and
       Raising Children.

    - Creation of family trees to completely detail your family history.'s the closest online equivalent to sitting around the dinner table together. As Diane noted, "My grandma says she feels like she is there with us, even though she is 3,000 miles away."

"I love the ease of letting family, near and far, know what we are up to!", Diane says. "Soccer games, dance recitals, birthdays ... all can be updated with details, videos, maps and pictures." - Diane Sheets of California

In these budget conscious times, families need to find more frugal ways to communicate. Thanks to, the only cost is how much time and heart you're willing to put into it. We understand every family's desire to continue to find less expensive alternatives in a tough economy. When it comes to gifts, the thoughtfulness of creating a family website is priceless.

    Services Matrix

    Package   Description                                   Price
    Basic     Website creation, Photo Gallery and more      FREE
    Silver    Mobile phone access, advanced web site        $4.79/month
              customizations                                Or 52.99/year!
    Gold      Your own domain like            $8.99/month!
                                                            Or 98.99/year!

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For further information: For further information: Davon Cannon, (972) 741-6125,,

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