BigStockPhoto Joins QuarkAlliance and Extends New Benefits to QuarkXPress 7 Users

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Special promotion gives eligible QuarkXPress 7 customers the opportunity to download 5 free images from BigStockPhoto's library of 1.4 million+ royalty-free stock images., one of the world's fastest growing online, royalty-free stock image providers, announced today that it has become an authorized partner of Quark's QuarkAlliance program. As a member of QuarkAlliance, BigStockPhoto is a part of a special promotion providing QuarkXPress 7 users with free and discounted products and services to help boost their creativity and design options. Through November 30, 2007, Quark customers who purchase or upgrade to the QuarkXPress 7 Design Inspiration Bundle or Print Performance Bundle will be eligible to download five free photos from BigStockPhoto's stunning, low-cost library of 1.4 million+ stock images.

Through its limited-time promotion, Quark will provide a unique promo code to eligible QuarkXPress 7 customers who choose to redeem their five free BigStockPhoto image credits. Once they receive their promo code, Quark customers can access BigStockPhoto's incredible, royalty-free image library and download their free images. Quark users will also be able to purchase additional image credits instantly for as little as $1 each upon completion of BigStockPhoto's free, fast and easy registration process.

"We are pleased and honored to work with Quark in its continuing efforts to provide customers with new design solutions that help boost creativity and increase workflow efficiency," said Tim Donahue, founder and CEO of BigStockPhoto. "BigStockPhoto's mission to provide designers with an easy-to-use, online marketplace for high-quality, low cost images and Quark's dedication to continually provide creative professionals with the latest and most innovative design and production tools, make this a natural partnership."

"The QuarkAlliance program enables Quark to partner with key providers in the creative arenas and through joint marketing efforts, deliver value, inspiration, and great products to QuarkXPress users," said Cyndie Shaffstall, QuarkAlliance director. "BigStockPhoto's images are a natural fit for our users: huge selection, easy online search, instant delivery, and not-to-be believed pricing."

About BigStockPhoto:
BigStockPhoto (, headquartered in Davis, CA was founded in 2004 and has quickly established itself as one of the world's leading low-cost, royalty-free stock image communities. The site's incredible library has over 1.4 million images, including: photos, illustrations and vector format images. A recent overhaul of the site's search engine has resulted in 'lightning quick' search speeds and superior search accuracy. Designers, marketers, editors, publishers, educators and anyone needing stock images can quickly and easily download images from for as low as $1 - $2 each, a mere fraction of the prices traditional stock image companies charge. Images can be used for almost any purpose, such as print and marketing collateral, web site design, packaging, education, editorial and corporate communications. The stunning images on the site are provided by professional photographers and talented hobbyists from around the globe.

About Quark Inc.:
Quark Inc. ( is an innovative software company providing design, production and collaboration solutions that are transforming the business of creative communications. Quark has provided award-winning software for professional publishers since its flagship product, QuarkXPress, changed the course of traditional publishing. Denver-based Quark Inc. is privately held.

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