FNO Press Release
Festival Network Online Eclipses 18,000 Events
Asheville, NC – January 26, 2006 – Festival Network Online (FNO), the largest “real time” web portal in the U.S. and Canada for detailed information on music festivals, art shows, arts and craft shows, home and garden and other events is proud to announce the addition of four new online features. Founded in 1996 by festival and event veterans Kurt Irmiter and Connie Morris, FNO offers visitors and members access to thousands of events through their easy to use online database.
New Features include:
9,000 Music Festivals – Not only does FNO have access to over 18,000 events and festivals, they recently added over 9,000 music festivals to their online database including a new feature that allows you to search by music genre. Are you a musician, band, producer or promoter? Use the FNO music festivals database to book new gigs, research show attendance or double-check deadlines.
Pro Members Link Exchange Program – The most popular FNO membership package titled, “pro membership” geared towards artists, craftspeople, musicians, performers, booking agents and other exhibitors is excited to introduce a link exchange program. In addition to accessing all event details and expanded search options, FNO will post a link to your web site which features your product, music, art, craft or service. All you have to do is link FNO to your site! Pro Members also receive a free link in the FNO Festival Biz Directory.
Festival Network Online Blogs – If you’re looking for exclusive insider details about upcoming festivals and events including commentary from FNO “Marketing Chick” Julie, check out FNO’s new blogs: http://festivalnetwork.blogspot.com, http://musicfests.blogspot.com and http://craftshows.blogspot.com.
Festival Network Newsletters – The most comprehensive, informative and educational resource in the festival business is happy to introduce three new free monthly newsletters. FNO will launch three new editions including: art/craft, musician/performer and food/commercial. From maximizing show sales to making more money in the music biz, FNO newsletters are a must-have for anyone in the festival or event industry. To sign up or view the archives, visit: http://festivalnet.com/sitemap.html.
FNO launched with less than 2,000 events and has now become the largest real time online festival source in the U.S. and Canada. FNO offers a free search to all visitors interested in basic festival information as well as exposure to event sponsors. Event updates or changes are immediately available to all site visitors. For more information about FNO memberships contact festivalnet.com.About Festival Network Online
Festival Network Online (FNO) serves as an official festival and event resource site, offering daily updated information for visitors and professionals interested in national, statewide or localized event information. As the largest “real time” web portal in the U.S. and Canada, FNO provides detailed information on music festivals, art shows, arts and craft shows, home and garden and other events. Visit Festival Network Online on the web at festivalnet.com.
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