October 7, 2008

EarthLink to Announce Third Quarter 2008 Earnings

ATLANTA, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EarthLink today announced it will host a conference call on Tuesday, October 28, 2008, at 8:30 a.m. EDT to discuss its third quarter 2008 financial results. The earnings press release will be issued at 7:00 a.m. EDT.

EarthLink's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Rolla P. Huff and Chief Financial Officer, Kevin Dotts will lead the call.

Investors in the U.S. and Canada interested in participating in the conference call may dial (800) 706-0730 and reference the EarthLink call. Other international investors may dial (706) 634-5173 and also reference the EarthLink call. EarthLink recommends dialing into the call approximately 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

Investors also will have the opportunity to listen to a live Webcast of the conference call via the Internet at the following site: http://ir.earthlink.net/index.cfm

A replay will be available beginning at 11:30 a.m. EDT on October 28, through midnight on November 4, by dialing (800) 642-1687. International callers should dial (706) 645-9291. The replay confirmation code is 67249445.

The Webcast of this call will be archived on our site at: http://ir.earthlink.net/events.cfm

About EarthLink

"EarthLink. We revolve around you(TM)." A leading Internet service provider, Atlanta-based EarthLink has earned an award-winning reputation for outstanding customer service and its suite of online products and services. EarthLink offers what every user should expect from their Internet experience: high-quality connectivity, minimal online intrusions and customizable features. Whether it's dial up, high speed, voice, web hosting or "EarthLink Extras" like home networking or security, EarthLink connects people to the power and possibilities of the Internet. Learn more about EarthLink by calling (800) EARTHLINK or visiting EarthLink's website at http://www.earthlink.net/ .


CONTACT: Investors: Michael Gallentine, +1-404-748-7153,[email protected], or Media: Michele Sadwick, +1-404-748-7255,[email protected], both of EarthLink

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