Shutterstock, World’s Largest Royalty-Free, Subscription-Based Stock Image Provider, Now Offers Website and Customer Support in Russian
Shutterstock Expands Services to Appeal to Rapidly Expanding Base of Subscribers in Russian-Speaking Countries
New York – March 26, 2009 -Shutterstock® (www.Shutterstock.com) just announced that its website is now available in Russian. This newly translated site makes it easier for the creative community in Russian-speaking countries to access Shutterstock’s extensive collection of royalty-free photos, vectors, and illustrations. In addition to offering the website in Russian, Shutterstock also has a dedicated Russian-speaking support team available to answer any questions subscribers may have.Shutterstock's extensive library of over 6 million photos, vectors, and illustrations continues to grow by more than 70,000 new images a week, providing subscribers with a constant stream of fresh content. Combined with its innovative subscription plans and affordable pricing structure, Shutterstock continues to serve a rapidly expanding global customer base."Our goal is to make Shutterstock as accessible as possible to the international design community,” said Jon Oringer, Shutterstock founder and CEO. “Offering our services to Russian-speaking subscribers is another positive step forward in that direction, as visitors can now browse, subscribe, and download images in Russian if they prefer.”Subscribers can set their language preference to Russian, and new visitors with IP addresses in Russian-speaking countries will automatically view the site in Russian.
About Shutterstock, Inc.
Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), directly and through its group subsidiaries, is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 140,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 100 million images and more than 5 million video clips available.
Headquartered in New York City, with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, London, Los Angeles, Montreal, Paris, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley, Shutterstock has customers in more than 150 countries. The company also owns Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media agency; Offset, a high-end image collection; PremiumBeat a curated royalty-free music library; Rex Features, a premier source of editorial images for the world's media; and WebDAM, a cloud-based digital asset management service for businesses.
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