Shopit Launches the Shopit Media Ad Network

Shopit introduces its highly targeted ecommerce advertising network to social communities across the internet

LOS ANGELES – Shopit, best known for its ecommerce enabling tools in social networks, has launched a targeted ecommerce ad network, Shopit Media. Currently in private Beta, Shopit Media will allow sellers to advertise products and services in a highly targeted manner to over 350 million users across the internet and specifically within social communities.

Shopit Media is the first social advertising network to bring Peer to Peer, CPA and Brand Advertising for ecommerce purposes under one umbrella. It provides unique Peer to Peer advertising for Shopit sellers to promote their goods and services both inside and outside the Shopit network. Shopit Media allows large brands looking to drive ecommerce transactions to take advantage of customized targeting solutions for their advertising to provide the greatest returns on campaigns. Publishers can expect maximum revenue results for their inventory attributable to the richness in targeting within social communities and ability to bring buyers and sellers together. Shopit Media welcomes publishers from Facebook, MySpace, Orkut, Bebo, Hi5 and Ning.

“Shopit Media has enabled us to generate extra revenue on our applications, as well as our clients, providing a steady flow of advertisers to fill our daily demands.” – says Matt Gaffney of Branded Research.

“Shopit Media will give our sellers the chance to become advertisers,” says Matt Hill, CEO of Shopit. “A simple and low cost process to drive transactions for any seller, whether it’s a large brand looking for a specific demographic or someone coming from eBay that wants to reach people in social communities, our ad platform will facilitate their needs.”

Shopit Media is available to both publishers and advertisers today. Publishers that join Shopit Media before February 28th 2009 will receive bonus revenue share opportunities, guaranteed to pay some of the highest rates in the marketplace. Click here for more info Shopit Peer to Peer Ad Network is currently in private Beta and will be launched publicly later this year.

About Shopit

Shopit is the leader in free social commerce, allowing users to buy and sell products and services within social networks and beyond for free. The company hosts approximately 1 million merchant sellers across 40 social communities that reach 350 million people and is growing fast. The platform enables efficient sharing and publishing of products and information anywhere online. Products and services can be directly linked from Shopit to any site, including popular destination properties like MySpace, Facebook, AIM, Bebo, Friendster, Blogger, Hi5, Ning and many more. Shopit’s free commerce platform also supports the functionality to import listings from traditional ecommerce sites such as eBay, and Yahoo Stores. Shopit also recently launched its “Shopit Pro” version for expert sellers looking to drive real sales in social communities. Shopit Pro can be found at

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