Rebellion Media Acquires WrestleNewz.com
High-Traffic Website Expands Company’s Sports & Entertainment Portfolio
Waterloo, ON – November 6, 2012 – Rebellion Media continues to expand its network of sports and entertainment properties with the acquisition of WrestleNewz.com, a popular professional wrestling news website. The company’s sports and entertainment network now boasts traffic of more than 5 million monthly visitors.
“WrestleNewz is a natural fit with our broad mixed martial arts portfolio,” said Ted Hastings, Rebellion Media’s CEO. “Together, our sports sites are a tremendous network for advertisers to reach an affluent male audience.”
Rebellion Media plans to apply its TRACE technology – its proprietary traffic, revenue and content engine – to further boost traffic, improve user engagement and increase revenue on WrestleNewz.
Since its launch in 2006, WrestleNewz.com has built a strong following by providing up-to-the-minute wrestling news. Other sites in Rebellion’s sports portfolio include Fighters.com, FightLine.com, MMATraining.com, Fightlinker.com, FiveOuncesOfPain.com, MMALinker.com, MMAConvert.com, MMAFrenzy.com, CagedInsider.com, FindMMAGym.com and MMA-Scraps.com.
About Rebellion Media
Rebellion Media is a Waterloo-based digital media company with a portfolio of high- performing websites and mobile applications in four key verticals: health & wellness, sports, entertainment and technology. The company powers its properties with TRACE, a proprietary traffic, revenue and content engine. It seeks to acquire successful digital brands, then supercharge their traffic, user engagement and revenue using TRACE. To learn more about the rebellion now underway, please visit www.RebellionMedia.com.
For more information:
Mark McArdle, COO