JUPITERMEDIA ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH RIVERDEEP FOR NEW SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE FEATURING JUPITERIMAGES' CONTENT
(New York, NY - September 17, 2007) - Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Broderbund Software (a division of Riverdeep) to offer ClickArt Online (clickart.broderbund.com/en/index), a subscription service offering one million images from Jupiterimages' (www.jupiterimages.com) to Broderbund's database of registered users. Broderbund will offer this subscription via their Web store.
"We are pleased to extend our long standing relationship with Jupiterimages to offer an online version of our best selling retail PC software product ClickArt" said, David Bass, Vice President of the Consumer Business for Riverdeep. "ClickArt Online further integrates our consumer retail business with our direct–to-consumer business, providing value to our consumers regardless of their delivery choice."
"We are very excited to be working with an organization as successful as Broderbund. They have a long history of developing top-notch educational and productivity software and have a very loyal customer base," said Alan M. Meckler, Chairman and CEO of Jupitermedia Corporation. "This agreement enables us to further leverage the value of our wholly-owned content of Clipart.com (www.clipart.com) by penetrating a new market sector and will provide upsell opportunities for our related digital content offerings including images, music, footage, illustrations, fonts and flash," added Meckler.
About Riverdeep, Inc.
Riverdeep, Inc., a limited liability company, with offices in San Francisco, California, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Dublin (Ireland) and Manchester (United Kingdom) is a leading publisher of interactive products focusing on education and personal productivity for the consumer and school markets. Riverdeep's rich portfolio of interactive award-winning products feature such well-known brands as the Destination Success® solution, which includes Destination Math® and Destination Reading®; The Print Shop®; Reader Rabbit® and Kid Pix®. Riverdeep's Web-based and CD-ROM solutions can be found in more than 45,000 schools in over 20 countries worldwide and includes The Learning Company, Broderbund, and Edmark products.
About Jupitermedia Corporation
Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) (www.jupitermedia.com), headquartered in Darien, CT, is a leading global provider of images, news and original information, career Web sites and events for information technology, business, media and creative professionals. Jupitermedia includes Jupiterimages, one of the leading images companies in the world with over 7.0 million images online serving creative professionals with brands like BananaStock, Workbook Stock, Brand X Pictures, FoodPix, Botanica, Nonstock, The Beauty Archive, IFA Bilderteam, Comstock Images, Creatas Images, PictureQuest, Liquid Library, Thinkstock Images, Thinkstock Footage, Bigshot Media, Goodshoot, Polka Dot Images, Stock Image, Pixland, Photos.com, Ablestock.com, PhotoObjects.net, Clipart.com, JupiterGreetings.com, AnimationFactory.com, RoyaltyFreeMusic.com, StudioCutz.com and Stockxpert.com. The JupiterOnlineMedia division of Jupitermedia consists of five distinct online networks: internet.com and EarthWeb.com for IT and business professionals; DevX.com for developers; and Mediabistro.com and Graphics.com for media and creative professionals. These networks include more than 150 Web sites and over 150 e-mail newsletters that are viewed by over 20 million users and generate over 400 million page views monthly. JupiterOnlineMedia also includes specialized career Web sites for select professional communities which can be found on Mediabistro.com and JustTechJobs.com. In addition, JupiterOnlineMedia includes JupiterEvents' and Mediabistro's media-related events, which produce offline conferences and trade shows focused on IT and business-specific topics including ISPCON, Web Video Summit, Semantic Web Strategies and Digital Rights Strategies.
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