Bell Atlantic Offers Microsoft FrontPage 98 Users 90 Days Free Web Hosting
Promotion Includes $200 Off Normal Installation Fees
December 1, 1997
its Shared Web Hosting solution and $200 off the normal installation
fee to users of FrontPage 98, the latest version of Microsoft's Web
site creation and management tool. Web site creators can take
advantage of the promotion by using the Bell Atlantic special offer
described in every retail package of FrontPage 98 software.
"Bell Atlantic provides businesses with a very cost-effective means to
establish a professional business presence on the Internet's World
Wide Web, with a complete line of quality, affordable hosting
services," said Pete Miller, director-Web Services for Bell Atlantic
Internet Solutions. "Ensuring that Bell Atlantic's hosting customers
can create and manage their sites using FrontPage 98 adds that much
more value to the Bell Atlantic product line."
Bell Atlantic Internet Solutions helps businesses make their presence
known on the World Wide Web in a variety of ways. Web sites are
hosted in Bell Atlantic's world-class data center in Reston, Va., with
high-speed, DS-3, redundant Internet connections ensuring that
customers can reach a company's Web site quickly.
All networking and data center tasks associated with running,
maintaining and upgrading both Web servers and the software are
supplied by Bell Atlantic Internet Solutions, which staffs the center
24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Web site creators can update their
site's content anytime, day or night, and receive a weekly report on
their Web site's activity, backed by 24x7 technical support.
Graphics, audio, video, CGI e-mail and other leading edge capabilities
- and now complete FrontPage 98 functionality - are fully supported.
"More and more companies have been asking Bell Atlantic to support Web
site development and maintenance by teams separated by geography or
organization," said Bell Atlantic's Miller. "FrontPage is a
well-designed Web tool that enables us to meet this demand. And
because FrontPage integrates with Microsoft Office, it enables our
customers to focus on creating content and to publish the information
on a professional Web site with minimal fuss."
Tools like Microsoft FrontPage 98 are making it easier and less
expensive to create and manage a company's Web site. Web pages can be
created using a familiar "point and click" interface and can
incorporate a wide variety of interactive features and functions. All
the coding is done "behind the scenes," so the author can focus on the
site's look and content.
Publishing the Web site on the Internet can be accomplished simply by
clicking a "publish" button on the FrontPage screen. A link will be
established automatically with Bell Atlantic Internet Solutions -
assuming that is who the author has chosen to host the Web site.
Information about Microsoft FrontPage 98 is available at
Web hosting account with Bell Atlantic today by calling Bell Atlantic
Internet Solutions Sales at 1-800-372-5609 for the details. They can
Bell Atlantic Internet Solutions is the unit of Bell Atlantic that
develops and delivers a full range of Internet services to businesses,
governments, and consumers - from Internet access to electronic mail
to World Wide Web site production and hosting. Bell Atlantic Internet
Solutions is committed to customer satisfaction, continued world-class
quality and the utilization of cutting-edge technology.
The new Bell Atlantic - formed through the merger of Bell Atlantic and
NYNEX - is at the forefront of the new communications, information and
entertainment industry. With 40 million telephone access lines and
5.8 million wireless customers worldwide, Bell Atlantic companies are
premier providers of advanced wireline voice and data services, market
leaders in wireless services and the world's largest publishers of
directory information. Bell Atlantic companies are also among the
world's largest investors in high-growth global communications
markets, with operations and investments in 21 countries.