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Press Releases Announces eBookNewser, a New Blog about Digital Publishing

(New York, NY — December 7, 2009) (a division of WebMediaBrands Inc., Nasdaq: WEBM) announced the launch of eBookNewser, a blog covering eBooks, digital reading devices, publishing technology, smartphone reading applications, digital self-publishing, and the rapidly evolving future of digital publishing.

"eBookNewser is an exciting addition to the Mediabistro blog network," stated Alan Meckler, Chairman and CEO of WebMediaBrands. "Together with our upcoming eBook Summit tradeshow and GalleyCat, our blog about book publishing, eBookNewser will help publishers, writers, and readers map out the new frontiers of digital publishing."

The url for eBookNewser is:

Twitter: @ebooknewser

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About WebMediaBrands Inc.

WebMediaBrands (, headquartered in New York, NY, is the leading global provider of events, education, jobs, and content for business, media, and creative professionals. The company consists of four distinct brands:, LearnNetwork, Freelance Connect, and Semantic Web. Over 6 million users visit WebMediaBrands monthly.

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