Inc. 500 List of the Fastest-Growing Businesses in America Includes Bridgeline Software

August 30, 2006

Bridgeline grows over 500% over the past 3 years

Woburn, MA August 30, 2006- Bridgeline Software announced today that it has been named to the Inc. 500 list of the fastest-growing privately held businesses in America. Bridgeline Software has achieved the rank of 262 in America with its 501% growth over the last 3 years.

"Our significant growth over the last four years is a reflection of the hard work and dedication of our employees," said Thomas Massie, President and CEO. "We have an excellent customer base and we look forward to many years of continued growth."

About the Inc. 500

This year, Inc. magazine celebrates the 25th anniversary of its annual ranking of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States. These companies are where the action is - they're leaders with cutting-edge business models whose rapid growth shows that they've figured out how to meet the most pressing needs of today's economy. Data from investment research firm Morningstar shows that only 33 publicly traded U.S. companies show three-year revenue growth higher than the No. 500 company on this year's list. The Inc. 500's illustrious alumni roster includes such household names as Microsoft, Oracle, E-Trade, Domino's Pizza, Jiffy Lube, and Super 8 Motels.

About Bridgeline Software

Bridgeline Software is a developer of award winning web applications and quality web software tools such as its enterprise level web content management system, netEDITOR-pro®. In addition, Bridgeline Software provides an on-demand web based platform called Orgitecture®. This very scalable on-demand web based platform provides expandable modules such as Relationship Management, eSurvery, eNewsletter, Content Management, eCommerce, Event Registration and Integrated Grants Management. Bridgeline Software's team of Microsoft® certified developers specialize in information architecture, usability engineering, SharePoint® development, web application development, rich media development, e-commerce, e-Learning, and database development. By providing scalable web software tools with award winning web development capabilities, Bridgeline Software uniquely provides their customers with complete end-to-end solutions that optimize business processes through web-based technologies.

Companies such The Bank of New York, John Hancock, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Cisco Systems, First Albany Companies, Astra Tech, Cadaret Grant, Nomura Securities, Grantmakers in the Arts, JB Hanuer & Co., March of Dimes, Omgeo, Power Steering Software, Gill Foundation, The Commonwealth Fund, National Fire Protection Association, Jewish Funders Network, the Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service, RSA Security, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Smithsonian Institution, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, ArQule, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Emerson Hospital have turned to Bridgeline Software for our web based software tools or award winning web application development capabilities.

Visit us today: www.bridgelinedigital.com