Espotting Media has announced that it has extended its deal with freenet, a German internet-telecommunications companies. Under the new, exclusive deal, Espotting's top five German listings appear on freenet search result pages under the heading 'Sponsoren-Links' (Sponsored Links). Espotting's listings are differentiated from freenet's other search results to ensure to distinction between commercial and organic listings for their Internet users. Results for freenet's search pages were previously supplied by Overture.
The deal extends Espotting's 13 month old relationship with freenet, under which Espotting results are integrated into freenet's content pages. In the existing agreement, 5 keyword driven Espotting listings appear under the 'Top-Links' banner within freenet's channels, with a further 5 listings appearing within the links under the 'Such-Tipps' (Search Tips) banner.