Yahoo and Six Apart team up

The two companies partner to user offers a new blogging service.

Elinor Mills Former Staff Writer
Elinor Mills covers Internet security and privacy. She joined CNET News in 2005 after working as a foreign correspondent for Reuters in Portugal and writing for The Industry Standard, the IDG News Service and the Associated Press.
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Yahoo and Six Apart were set to announce a partnership on Monday. Yahoo will offer users the ability to create blogs using Six Apart's Movable Type software and have them hosted on Yahoo Small Business hosting service.

Six Apart, based in San Francisco, said it has optimized its Movable Type software specifically for the Yahoo service, which targets companies and professionals. Use of the Movable Type tool will be available with the purchase of a Yahoo Web Hosting account for $11.95 per month.