Weather at a glance at Hulbee: Swiss search engine integrated wetter.de (27.07.2011)

27th July 2011. Two years ago, the Swiss company started the new search engine Hulbee. Since then at the site Hulbee has been done a lot: In addition to the characteristic cloud of interesting search term the user will also find advantageous shopping offers. Thanks to new cooperation with RTL Interactive, a subsidiary of the Media Group RTL Germany, the visitor gets now another service: Weather from wetter.de automatically appears on www.hulbee.de, www.hulbee.at and www.hulbee.ch. Hulbee hereby speaks at new users who contribute to increasing sales, both over the Hulbee shop and on rising click rates of shopping offers.

Search engines are for Internet users at home very popular, because almost no online research can work effectively without them and it is even more convenient when the Homepage delivers at a glance the latest information. The Swiss Search Engine Hulbee therefore expanding its service offerings for their users. In addition to attractive shopping offers of the partner shopping.com the visitor of all Hulbee sites in German language now also get the current weather delivered. The collaboration between Hulbee and RTL interactive, operator of the site wetter.de makes this possible. The Hulbee homepage shows the visitor in a small window each day, current temperature and forecast for the next day.

For Andreas Wiebe, CEO of Hulbee AG, the cooperation with wetter.de was obvious: ”We work constantly to improve the Hulbee offers for our users. Because Hulbee not only a unique search technology has to offer, but sees itself as a service-provider and a central contact point for all Internet users. So we are delighted to be able to deliver with Hulbee the current weather at first hand.” From the perspective of Axel Freundt, Product Manager at RTL interactive wetter.de the complementation of the two services makes sense: ”Thanks to the quality of our data Licensor Meteogroup we have built with wetter.de one of the leading weather portals in the German-speaking Internet. As well as wetter.de Hulbee has the task of the user information in the network as quickly and easily make available, collaboration with Hulbee is obvious. For Hulbee the contents of wetter.de are an important building block that belongs to a full service site. The Swiss search technology provider plans further collaborations in the near future in order to enhance the Hulbee pages with more information. With the additional service offerings Hulbee want to attract new users who are also potential buyers: The company offers through its own shop professional software to search on the PC and the Semantic tag cloud”, under the name ”DataCloud”. In addition Hulbee deserves with every click on one of the partner offerings from Shopping.com.