Photo Sharing site's continued success due to word of
San Francisco, California, September 15, 2003 - PictureTrail,
a popular online Photo Sharing destination announced today it has reached the milestone
of one million accounts on its system. Additionally, the site now accommodates
more than 3 million unique visitors each month.
PictureTrail has grown vigorously since its launch in 2000.
With minimal focus on marketing or public relations, its steady increase of users
from around the world has been fueled mainly by satisfied members getting friends
and family to join.
"We're happy to see the popularity of PictureTrail expanding
almost entirely by word of mouth," said Val D'Souza, President of PictureTrail.
Instead of focusing on marketing and public relations, PictureTrail
has concentrated its efforts on optimizing user experience and making it as easy
as possible to manage and share photos on the site.
"We receive regular feedback from our members praising
the various customization options for their images and albums," said D'Souza.
"It's not only the increasing array of background patterns, album covers
and music styles, but also the functional aspects of the site, like our Image
View statistics that allow users to see how many visitors view which albums and
But the human element has also contributed to PictureTrail's
"Many of the members who contact our customer service end
up writing us thank you notes praising our support personnel as articulate, patient
and personable," said James Marte, Member Services Manager of PictureTrail.
"Our staff thoroughly understands the workings of the site and takes the time
to address the concerns of each member's help request."
About PictureTrail, Inc.
Launched in 2000, PictureTrail, Inc. is a popular photo sharing
portal where members can display, print and host images. PictureTrail offers its
members features to customize their online photo albums with captions, music and
background styles and provides different levels of accessibility to friends, family,
business associates, online auctions and message boards.
For more info visit www.picturetrail.com
PictureTrail - Photo sharing made easy.