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Star Nine Ventures Press Releases

3/4/10 - Star Nine Ventures Hosts Launch Party to Celebrate the Release of WhoLinksToMe Pro

Venture creation company chooses rooftop of Austin's Union Park Bar to celebrate the launch of newest product.
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3/3/10 - Star Nine Ventures Selects Ace Elliott to Head New Multimedia Division

Austin venture creation company Star Nine Ventures opens up multimedia division with the promotion of longtime Director of Content.
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3/1/10 - Star Nine Ventures Debuts of WhoLinksToMe PRO at SXSW Interactive Conference 2010

Star Nine Ventures™, an Austin-based venture creation company focused on highly competitive search verticals, is proud to announce the debut of WhoLinksToMe PROô, their highly anticipated link building and analysis tool, at South by Southwest Interactive 2010.
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2/24/10 - David Breshears Joins Star Nine Ventures as the Director of Product Development

"The decision to bring David on board was strategic with respect to our mass expansion and current high-level development projects. We are committed to recruiting only the highest caliber talent, and with David, we now have the best"
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2/19/10 - Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary with Record Setting January

Due to popular demand and a rock solid infrastructure that gives users the link building and SEO tools they've long needed,® has quietly been setting record numbers for new registrants every month since its inception.
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2/17/10 - Austin Firm 'Star Nine Ventures' Aggressively Expands Despite a Recession

Star Nine Ventures™, an Austin-based company, is actively and aggressively seeking to fill 15 new positions over the next 45 days. Available positions range from inside sales to programmers and C-level executives.
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4/14/09 - The Ripple Effect of SXSW - Benefits Capital Area Food Bank

Since SXSW, Ryan Russell, Founder and CEO of Star Nine, the developer of, has kept a full schedule of meetings to address the newfound interest in what the online-tool has to offer.
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3/14/09 - PRWeb launches at PubCon and SXSW.
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3/11/09 - Launches

Today Star Nine Marketing launched, an unparalleled web-based link analysis tool. provides individuals and organizations with the opportunity to get involved in conversations that impact their reputation and brand, identify new business opportunities, and improve their online marketing efforts.
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Star Nine Ventures News Articles

3/16/10 - Hip websites need hard facts to thrive

Main factors weighing into how close websites get to the top of search results includes age and reputation of domains as well as who else on the Internet links to them, according to Ryan Russell of Star Nine Ventures. Star Nine was demonstrating a Who Links To Me service that provides precise details regarding whether websites are getting lost in the online din.
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3/14/10 - Scenes from the Geekfest at SXSW Interactive

Ryan Russell, who created and its service called, an online "reputation-management system." He began a year ago with a one-man operation, and now has 20 employees and is hiring more.... Says Russell: "There is something very unique and special about this city, and the character and charisma you find here." That goes doubly when SXSW Interactive sets up shop in Austin.
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3/13/10 - Digging Deeper on Metrics

WLTM specializes in analysing reputation and SERP rankings through inbound links. We know that inbound links are one of the most important factors to great SEO, but the quality of those links matter too. Who is linking to you? Who isnít? The service can also tell you who is linking to your competition, but NOT to you.
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3/16/09 - Website Magazine

Website Magazine highlights WhoLinksToMe.
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3/13/09 - Austin Living Magazine

Austin Living Magazine interviews WhoLinksToMe at SXSW 2009 about launch and upcoming plans.

Star Nine Ventures Videos, Audio & Multimedia

10/7/09 - [VIDEO] AustinLifestyles SXSW 2009 Interview - Ryan Russell

Ryan Russell is with "Who Links to Me" and they provide data on who is linking to you are talking to you in near real time, mixing seo with online reputations and social network analysis.
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6/8/09 - [VIDEO] PubCon South Interviews Ryan Russell of WhoLinksToMe

At PubCon South, WebProNews had the chance to speak with Ryan Russell, the CEO/Founder of Star Nine Marketing, about their new web-based link analysis tool, which can be found by visiting Ryan lays out what this tool can do...
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3/17/09 - RCS-Austin

RCS-Austin streams live from WhoLinksToMe post-SXSW launch party at Union Park in Austin, Texas on St. Patrick's Day:
Broadcast 1, Broadcast 2

3/17/09 - WebProNews

WebProNews interviews Ryan Russell, Founder and CEO of, at PubCon '09.
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