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The Walt Disney Internet Group (WDIG) oversees several websites owned by The Walt Disney Company and its subsidiaries. [1] The division's Disney Online unit operates disney.com, which promotes the Disney theme parks and offers entertainment content intended for children. It also maintains an online presence for Disney's retail operations and it offers wireless phone and data services tailored to families. In addition, WDIG also runs the websites for the ABC network, ABC.com and ABCNEWS.com, as well as top sports site ESPN.com, and WDIG distributes content to mobile-device users. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world. ... Disney. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... ABC News is a division of ABC television and radio networks (ABC), owned by The Walt Disney Company. ... ESPN.com is the official website of ESPN and a division of ESPN Inc. ...


The Walt Disney Internet Group generates revenue mainly through advertising sales, sponsorships, and subscriptions.


See also

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world. ... Walt Disney Television is a United States-based television production company, and is a division of The Walt Disney Company. ... Toontown Online (more commonly known as Toontown) is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game created by The Walt Disney Company and billed as the first such game intended for kids and families. ... Club Penguin is a massively multiplayer online game for children developed by New Horizon Interactive. ...

Notes

  1. ^ "Walt Disney Internet Group Company Profile" (overview), Yahoo! Finance, 2006, webpage: YahooFinance-Disney-WDIG.

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