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Founded 2008
Headquarters White Plains, NY and Watertown, MA
Key people
Ben Joslin, General Manager
Products Web content
Number of employees
Parent IAC
Website is a general-interest content-based Web site created by IAC.

Its concept came from former creators of in concert with Peter Horan, the former CEO of During his tenure, The New York Times acquired

The concept behind is that Internet users have shown a proclivity to consume their content in different ways than most standard sites have been presenting them, and so allows users to view the short version of the site ("Keep it Brief") or the long version ("Learn More") depending on their time preference.

Life123 is created mostly of original content with supplementary information coming from known brands such as EatingWell Magazine, and [IDG] Publications. The site also draws from other IAC properties, and it is the first in its 10-year history of the company to do so. Other IAC properties contributing content include,, and ServiceMagic.


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