St. Louis, MO August 28, 2007 – The Van Gogh Gallery announced the latest release of the Internet’s number one resource on Vincent van Gogh (www.vangoghgallery.com) today. New features in this release include an expanded catalog of Van Gogh’s works, an interactive Van Gogh book and more information on other famous artists.
The newly expanded catalog includes over 2,100 images including paintings, drawings, watercolors, graphic works and letter sketches in an easy to use search and filter format. The catalog, developed using AJAX technology, also includes information on the medium, origins and current locations of Van Gogh’s works with links to the images as well as to the current museum location.
The interactive Van Gogh book shows Van Gogh’s most famous works in an interactive Microsoft Silverlight book presentation. This media presentation takes users through famous Van Gogh pieces showing the image along with title, date and location of creation, medium, and current location.
The Other Famous Artists section includes 238 biographies of famous artists. In addition to biographical information, these pages also feature images of popular works by each artist.
The new site was developed by The Net Impact. In addition to the technology improvements, The Net Impact is responsible for the search engine optimization, design, development and implementation of the website.
Steve Thomas, President of The Net Impact, said, “We are thrilled about the enhancements to the Van Gogh Gallery. The improved user experience provides greater depth of information, easier search functionality and accessibility to a larger audience.”
The Van Gogh Gallery owns and operates informational websites as resources to students, educators, and art lovers. The vangoghgallery.com has been in operation since 1996 and is one of the world’s most visited artist websites.
The Net Impact, an Internet marketing and web design firm, is a division of Unidev. Since 1997, The Net Impact has been a St Louis web design leader, empowering clients with highly creative and search engine friendly websites. Professional services encompass search engine and internet marketing solutions, Internet strategy development, training and seminars and web site design. For more information, please visit www.thenetimpact.com.