DAG MEDIA ANNOUNCES NEW SERVICES


NEW YORK, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- DAG Media, Inc. (Nasdaq: DAGM) announced today that it has enhanced its http://www.porty.com web site with the publication of residence and business listings throughout the United States. Users of this service can search for listings either by name or by telephone number. "The addition of a complete listing of all residences and business in the United States on our web site means that consumers now have a no-cost, online alternative to the pricey directory assistance services offered by the regional bell operating companies and furthers our strategy of continuing to build brand identity and customer loyalty by offering valuable services to consumers", said Assaf Ran, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer. "In addition, we believe that this new feature will increase traffic at our web site and, consequently, increase our Internet revenues", Mr. Ran added.

DAG Media is a leading independent print and on-line publisher of yellow page directories, including NewYellow, a general interest yellow page directory that is challenging the monopoly of the Bell Atlantic Yellow Pages in the New York market. The company's directories are published on the Internet at http://www.porty.com.

In accordance with the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, the Company notes that statements in this release which look forward in time involve risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results or achievements to materially differ from those indicated by the forward-looking statements. These forward- looking statements include any statements relating to increased demand for the Company's services, expansion of the Company's business as well as any other statements which are not solely historical. The Company's plans and objectives are based on assumptions involving judgments with respect to future economic, competitive and market conditions and future business decisions, all of which are difficult or impossible to predict accurately and many of which are beyond the control of the Company. Therefore, there can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate. The Company's documents filed with the SEC identify important factors that may cause the actual results to differ materially from those indicated by the forward-looking statements. SOURCE DAG Media, Inc. -0- 08/09/99 /CONTACT: Assaf Ran, President of DAG Media, Inc., 718-263-8454/ /Web site: http://www.porty.com/ (DAGM) CO: DAG Media, Inc. ST: New York IN: PUB MLM SU: PDT -0- Aug/09/1999 10:56 EOS (PRN) Aug/09/1999 10:56 197  -0- (PRN) Aug/09/1999 11:11

 

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