JUPITERMEDIA LAUNCHES GRAPHICS.COM/LEARNING OFFERING ONLINE TRAINING FOR CREATIVE PROFESSIONALS
(New York, NY - May 28, 2008) - Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) today announced the launch of Graphics.com/Learning (www.graphics.com/learning), a series of new online courses and on demand training for creative professionals, taught by expert instructors, covering a range of topics from everyday project management and business issues to design tips, tutorials, software and typography—for all areas of graphic design. Creative professionals can choose to learn on their own through on demand training videos or multi-week interactive courses. Class sizes are limited for multi-week courses to ensure that instructors will be able to provide individual attention to all participants.
"We're very excited about the launch of this new online learning initiative. Graphics.com/Learning features content and courses that help creative professionals and Web designers stay abreast of current trends and techniques, and improve their skills. Graphics.comLearning is a natural e-commerce offering for the users of our Graphics.com Network, the subscribers to our Dynamic Graphics and Step Inside Design print magazines and for our Jupiterimages' customers," stated Alan M. Meckler, Chairman and CEO of Jupitermedia Corporation. "This is another example of Jupitermedia monitoring the marketplace for new business opportunities that leverage our experience and our media assets. After seeing the success of the online learning model on Mediabistro.com team, launching Graphics.com/Learning was an obvious addition for us," added Meckler.
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 10.0 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, eStockMusic.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 15 million users 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, Mediabistro Circus, Linked Data Planet and Mobile Content Strategies.
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