iVillage, bought out by NBC Universal for over $600 million, is a online network geared towards women. It consists of iVillage.com, Astrology.com, gardenweb.com, www.ivillage.co.uk and gurl.com. It targets teens, young women and mothers with unique content, community forums and other interactive tools.
iVillage is the leading online destination for women with approximately 16 million unique visitors a month. Annually iVillage records almost 4 billion page views as of December 2007.
Competitors include Yahoo Shine, Sugar Publishing and Glam Media.