We are thrilled to continuously offer additional value by increasing the amount of quality information within our Worthopedia™ database.
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 03, 2012
WorthPoint Corporation, the world’s largest resource for researching, valuing and buying/selling art, antiques and vintage collectibles, today announced the addition of 8.7 million items, images and values to the Worthopedia™ database. Worthopedia™ offers the broadest and deepest array of information available on art, antiques and vintage collectibles by aggregating records from a wide assortment of auction venues and virtual marketplaces. Worthopedia™ is the largest price guide in the world containing well over 100 million items and values. The additional 8.7 million items include auction results from both the US and the UK from eBay and a leading facilities based auction house.
“We are thrilled to continuously offer additional value by increasing the amount of quality information within our Worthopedia™ database,” said Will Seippel, Founder and CEO of WorthPoint. “This latest influx of data is just one example of how we strive to make the Worthopedia more and more effective for our users – to continue building a truly compelling resource for the entire collecting community, from a casual hobbyist to an antique professional.”
The additional 8.7 million items can also be found on the WorthPoint iPhone and iPad app. The iPhone and iPad app is perfect for people who frequent antique shops, flea markets and estate sales but don’t have immediate access to a computer. The app is available for download at the iTunes store and contains all of the benefits of WorthPoint.com, right from the palm of one’s hand.
The WorthPoint Corporation suite of offerings consists of WorthPoint.com, an online resource for researching and valuing antiques, art and collectibles; MarksandLibrary.com, an online resource for investigating makers’ marks as well as accessing a library of virtual books from leading publishers on a wide range of collecting topics; and GoAntiques.com, the leading online marketplace for buying and selling antiques, art and vintage collectibles.
Founded in 2007, WorthPoint Corporation is an international, online information and media company that has quickly become the world’s largest resource for researching art, antiques and collectibles. The company’s core feature is Worthopedia® — a vast database of sales records and images for 100+ million items that have been aggregated from eBay, virtual marketplaces and leading auction houses. In 2012, WorthPoint was named to the OnDemand 100 Top Private Companies List in the On-Demand Software category and it won the About.com 2012 Readers Choice Award - deemed the Best Resource for Collectors! In 2011, WorthPoint Corporation was named one of the top 100 private technology companies in the mid-Atlantic region on the Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic list. The company has offices in Atlanta, Ga. and Dublin, Ohio.