New online resource offers funeral webcasting

A new website catering to funeral service providers and consumers has been launched this week.

The website Absentfriends.com claims it is a comprehensive resource of funeral advertising and marketing operations.

The website offers webcasts of funerals, lists information about funeral professionals, has seventy categories of products and services, free obituaries, memorial sites with photo galleries, videos, and archiving of funeral webcasts to users. It also allows service providers to advertise their products and services.

The website's annual fee based membership, gives members access to templates on funeral service presentations, complimentary obituaries and webcasting.