WebMediaBrands Buys Out 10,000 Words Blog

Posted Oct 11, 2010

WebMediaBrands (NASDAQ:WEBM) has acquired the 10,000 Words blog from Mark S. Luckie. Luckie is the national Innovations Editor for The Washington Post. The terms of the deal was undisclosed. WebMediaBrands is the parent company of MediaBistro.com. “10,000 Words is a perfect fit for the Mediabistro blog network, which attracts over 3 million unique visitors monthly,” stated WebMediaBrands Chairman and CEO Alan Meckler in a statement. “Mark Luckie will continue to contribute to 10,000 Words and will help us develop other bloggers to write for 10,000 Words as we rapidly expand coverage.” [MediaBistro]