XO Group Inc., a media and technology company, provides multiplatform media services to the wedding, newlywed, and pregnancy markets in the United States. It operates a network of Websites that offer content and services tailored to the engaged, newly married, and pregnant audiences under various brands, including TheKnot.com, a wedding Website; WeddingChannel.com, a wedding registry site and wedding vendor review site; TheNest.com, a site for newlyweds and new couples; and TheBump.com, a pre-natal and pregnancy Website. The company also publishes and sells The Knot Weddings magazine, a shopping guide providing directories of wedding gowns, fine jewelry, china, home products, invitations, wedding supplies, honeymoon packages, and local wedding vendors; and distributes The Bump magazine, a pregnancy guide to doctorsí offices, as well as offers a library of books comprising The Knot, The Nest, and The Bump books. In addition, it offers local advertising programs, national online advertising programs, market intelligence and analytics, cross platform advertising programs, and direct marketing opportunities to advertisers. The company was formerly known as The Knot, Inc. and changed its name to XO Group Inc. in June, 2011. XO Group Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in New York, New York.