CAMPAIGN INTERACTIVE: SITEWATCH WITH JENNY WATTS

By JENNY WATTS, campaignlive.co.uk, Friday, 12 November 1999 12:00AM

Sites we surfed this month ... Lockets, the cough sweet people, have launched doubleaction.co.uk with useful advice on how to perform your own health checks ... Excite teams up with popcorn.co.uk to add a dedicated film channel for the latest gossip and movie listings ... Amazon.co.uk targets music lovers with the launch of a comprehensive music store, including editorial contributions from top-flight music writers ... those wanting information on forthcoming events at the Institute of Contemporary Arts can now log on to ica.org.uk ... anyone with some spare cash and a taste for expensive malt whisky can bid for a bottle signed by HRH the Prince of Wales at laphroaig.com ... the UK regional press launches ’fish4’ sites comprising cars, homes and jobs backed by a pounds 10 million marketing blitz ... Fox Kids enlists the ideas of British children in a bid to become the leading kids’ entertainment brand ... helping you avoid the Christmas present-buying panic, www.hotbox.co.uk is the latest site targeting boys and toys ... liv4now.com arrives with a mix of chat and socialising for twenty- to thirtysomethings ... the 365 Corporation gets into the dating business with personals-365.com, a site designed to give surfers the opportunity to make new friends and, if it’s love you’re looking for, you’ll find it in the cheesy-sounding Smooth Talk zone ... women might feel disappointed with the launch of charlottestreet.com and handbag.com since both have adopted a one-size-fits-all-women approach.

Sites we surfed this month ... Lockets, the cough sweet people,

have launched doubleaction.co.uk with useful advice on how to perform

your own health checks ... Excite teams up with popcorn.co.uk to add a

dedicated film channel for the latest gossip and movie

listings ... Amazon.co.uk targets music lovers with the launch of a

comprehensive music store, including editorial contributions from

top-flight music writers ... those wanting information on forthcoming

events at the Institute of Contemporary Arts can now log on to

ica.org.uk ... anyone with some spare cash and a taste for expensive

malt whisky can bid for a bottle signed by HRH the Prince of Wales at

laphroaig.com ... the UK regional press launches ’fish4’ sites

comprising cars, homes and jobs backed by a pounds 10 million marketing

blitz ... Fox Kids enlists the ideas of British children in a bid to

become the leading kids’ entertainment brand ... helping you avoid the

Christmas present-buying panic, www.hotbox.co.uk is the latest site

targeting boys and toys ... liv4now.com arrives with a mix of chat and

socialising for twenty- to thirtysomethings ... the 365 Corporation gets

into the dating business with personals-365.com, a site designed to give

surfers the opportunity to make new friends and, if it’s love you’re

looking for, you’ll find it in the cheesy-sounding Smooth Talk

zone ... women might feel disappointed with the launch of

charlottestreet.com and handbag.com since both have adopted a

one-size-fits-all-women approach.



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