Today we are happy to announce that Webs, Inc. has been acquired by Vistaprint. This is a very exciting time here at Webs, and we would like to share with you a bit more information to settle any possible questions you might have on how this acquisition will impact you, our users.
Who is Vistaprint?
Vistaprint is a Dutch printing company that has helped millions of micro businesses with printed and promotional products as well as electronic marketing products over the past decade. You can learn more about the company by going to their corporate website.
Through this union, Vistaprint plans to enable Webs to continue to innovate and to enhance and develop our products. Vistaprint is also excited about Webs’ dedication to its customers and their satisfaction.
Q: How does the acquisition impact my website?
A: Your website, whether it’s free or Premium, will not change at all. You’ll still login through Webs.com to manage and update your website.
Q: Am I now a Vistaprint customer?
A: You are still a Webs customer and will continue to interact with us as you normally would for any of your support questions.
Q: Will my billing change? Will the prices change?
A: If you are a premium customer, Webs will continue to bill you for your services. The prices for Premium services will not be impacted by the acquisition.
Q: Will my free website still be free?
A: Yes, if you have a free website it will continue to be free.
Q: Will my URL/domain name change because of the acquisition?
A: If you have a free website, it will continue to have the webs.com included. There will be no change to your website address.
Vistaprint’s technology, marketing knowledge and assets will help Webs take its offering to the next level while also providing customers access to “offline” products and services that can help them market their business. Finally, both Webs small business and home and family customers will benefit from increased product and services with a value proposition we believe will resonate with them.
We all are eager and look forward to this new chapter in the Webs, Inc. life!