Nodak Network Merges with Total Outdoor Network Inc.
Bismarck, ND – The Total Outdoor Network Inc. (TON), today announces a merger with Nodak Outdoors LLP and the Nodak Network. This merger will integrate both networks’ umbrella sites, including Fishingbuddy.com, NodakOutdoors,com, DuckHuntingChat.com, SDOInsider.com, as well as over 20 other outdoor related websites. This merger will make the Total Outdoor Network Inc. one of the largest outdoor networks online in North America, with continued growth into every state and outdoor niche planned in 2010 and 2011.
All site’s will be running TON 2.0, which offers users a one-of-a-kind proprietary software package that integrates social networking technologies while retaining the many applications and information that have made the TON Web sites popular among sportsmen and women and outdoor enthusiasts. Site integration from the Nodak Network into TON 2.0 will occur throughout 2010.
“This is big news in the outdoor world” said Nodak Outdoors LLP owner, Chris Hustad. “We are capable of creating an end user experience like none other online. With single login capability and expanding social networking technology, we can focus entirely on creating a more user-friendly and feature rich experience on each visit.”
“This merge is an excellent opportunity for both TON and its users,” said TON partner Mike Haas. “Being able to take our technology platform and give users the ability to social network and share information with those alike, in an audience that is now three times the size, is a very exciting thing to be a part of.”
“New features to the Total Outdoor Network Inc. this year will change the way user’s interact and get the needed information. While these features are currently under development and under lock and key, they will provide benefits to each user like never before online,” states TON partner Wade Vogel.
Currently, the network has over 100,000 registered members and had over 9 million unique visits and over 55 million page views in 2009, with that set to increase rapidly over the next 3 fiscal quarters. This will provide employment opportunities in site management, development, and sales as they expand into 2011.