Pearson Introduces New Website for Consumer Tech Audience That Offers a Unique User Experience

Indianapolis, IN—June 8, 2010—Pearson today launched www.quepublishing.com, the first website dedicated specifically to the innovative imprint Que Publishing’s programs, which provide practical advice on computers and technology to consumer and business users. The site features multiple learning tools including tips and tricks, video tutorials, iPhone/iPad Apps, podcasts, blogs, articles, eBooks, and print books, all designed to give customers every resource possible to make learning easy. Que Publishing has served the consumer technology customer for more than 29 years.

The new Website is home to Que’s just-launched USING series, the first of its kind, which offers multimedia tutorials for consumer computer users, incorporating video, audio, and Web content, free with every USING book.

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"More than just a traditional book publisher, Que offers many different types of products from which our customers can choose," said Greg Wiegand, Associate Publisher for Que Publishing. "Our new website incorporates an easy-to-use site-wide search, with topic information in every format we offer. Quepublishing.com is the only site that offers all of this content in one place—it’s a one-stop shop."

About Pearson
The global leader in educational and professional publishing, Pearson is home to such respected brands as Addison-Wesley Professional, Cisco Press, Exam Cram, IBM Press, Prentice Hall Professional, Que, and Sams Publishing, which have as their online publishing arm, InformIT (www.informit.com)—The Trusted Technology Learning Source. In addition, Berkeley-based Peachpit (www.peachpit.com), the publishing partner for Adobe Press, Apple Certified, and others, publishes best-selling books for creative design professionals. Pearson is also co-founder, with O'Reilly Media Inc., of Safari Books Online (www.safaribooksonline.com), the premier on-demand technology content library providing thousands of expert reference materials through a single point of contact, including expert technology, creative and design, industry and management resources in video, audio and written formats. Pearson Education is part of Pearson (NYSE: PSO), the international media company. Pearson's other primary businesses include the Financial Times Group and the Penguin Group.

Contact:
Lisa Jacobson-Brown, Publicist
317-428-3575 / Lisa.Jacobson-Brown@pearson.com

Keywords: Que Publishing; Pearson; consumer technology; personal tech; iPhone Apps; Microsoft Windows; Microsoft Office; USING; marketing; social media; social networking
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