Bridgeline to Report Fiscal Year End 2008 Financial Results December 29, 2008

October 19, 2008

WOBURN, MA, December 29, 2008 - Bridgeline Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLSW),a developer of SaaS-based web application management software and award-winning web applications, announced today that financial results for its Fiscal 2008 (year end September 30, 2008) will be released later today, December 29, 2008 at approximately 4:30 p.m. ET.

On Tuesday morning, December 30, 2008 Thomas Massie, the Company's Chief Executive Officer, and Gary Cebula, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, plan to host a live conference call at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time) to discuss the financial results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (877) 627-6555 a few minutes prior to the scheduled start time ((719) 325-4913 if you are dialing from an international location).

About Bridgeline Software, Inc

Bridgeline Software is a developer of SaaS-based web application management software and award-winning web applications that help organizations optimize business processes. The iAPPS Product Suite is an innovative SaaS solution that unifies Content Management, Analytics, eCommerce, and eMarketing capabilities – enabling business users to swiftly enhance and optimize the value of their web properties.

Combined with award-winning application development services by Microsoft Gold Certified development teams, Bridgeline Software helps customers to cost-effectively maximize the value of their rapidly changing web applications. Bridgeline Software's teams of developers specialize in web application development, usability engineering, SharePoint development, rich media development, and search engine optimization.

Bridgeline Software currently has over 600 customers ranging from middle market organizations to divisions within Fortune 1,000 companies that include: DTCC, Smithers-Oasis, Marriott International, Berkshire Life, Honeywell, PODS, Budget Rent A Car System, John Hancock, AARP, National Financial Partners, American Dental Association, CadaretGrant & Co., PerkinElmer, UBS, JBHanauer & Co., Omgeo, William T Grant Foundation, American Academy of Pediatrics, and Partners Healthcare.

Bridgeline Software is headquartered near Boston with additional locations in Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, New York, Washington, D.C., and Bangalore, India. To learn more about Bridgeline Software, please visit www.bridgelinedigital.com.

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