User-friendly online buyers guide www.Best4Reviews.com launched by leading technology experts Thursday 2 August 2007 PDF Print www.Best4Reviews.com provides clear, concise consumer advice and technology reviews on a wide range of innovative products offered free of charge to visitors to the site. www.Best4Reviews.com will become the one stop shop for buying advice online it is written and edited by leading technology journalists. An independently run web site, www.Best4Reviews.com can be relied upon to deliver expert opinion that visitors can use to make an informed purchase decision. By registering for FREE, visitors can also gain exclusive access to discussion forums, add their own reviews and comments, plus enter exclusive competitions on the site. As an initial incentive, those who register during the launch period will be in with a chance of winning an exclusive Wacom Graphire 4 Classic pen tablet. www.Best4Reviews.com is the brainchild of leading technology journalists Gavin Stoker and Doug Harman, regular respected contributors to a wide range of consumer publications – both online and in print – plus skilled site designer Michael O’Connell. Both Best4Reviews’ owners and editors, the trio, who also run copywriting and design agency US3 Media, are hoping to build on the existing audience for their words of wisdom and expertise in the field. “We were getting asked more and more to contribute considered opinion and critique to online publications, so it was a natural step to just say ‘why don’t we set something up ourselves’”, says Best4Reviews' Stoker. “Our first inclination was to set up an online magazine, but the Internet is a different beast, and we wanted very much to play to its strengths.” Harman agrees. “We want to create a community feel – the Holy Grail for print magazines but often something they struggle to achieve. That instant connection with an audience is what the Internet does best, and, we believe, the best way for us to achieve this with our writing is via Best4Reviews.com. To get discussion going, visitors can leave comments and their own reviews directly beneath our own.” Although both Harman and Stoker’s most recent involvement has been with the photographic press and camera industry, with O’Connell on board the trio hopes to be able to not only satisfy the thirst for advice and knowledge within that demanding market – but additionally within the wider sphere of technology and consumer goods. “If you can buy it, then we want to review it,” nods O’Connell. “The Internet is now the first and at times only port of call for people wanting advice on what they should buy, to find out whether the product does what it claims, or whether it’s worth the asking price. There’s so much choice available to people, we wanted to make life easier and provide a ‘big hit’ of leading product advice under the one umbrella. That umbrella is Best4Reviews.com" About the best4reviews editors: Doug Harman A respected freelance technical journalist, photographer and author, Doug has a strong background in all things photographic and more, having published The Digital Photography Handbook and Snap It: A Guide to Using Your Camera Phone and well as writing and hosting his own DVD. He's also a gadget geek and you can't move for cables and wires if you go round his house. Mike O'Connell What our resident X-Box freak and Mac head doesn't know about gaming and gadgets isn't worth knowing. With a background in design, Mike has an eye for the visuals, so will be putting a variety of laptops, TVs, games and the rest through their paces. Publications to which Mike has contributed include Total Digital Photography and What Digital Camera. Gavin Stoker A professional journalist and reviewer for the past 15 years, Gavin has an opinion on everything and is more than happy to share it. His writings can regularly be found in a host of magazines, including Macworld, Computer Active, What Digital Camera and Professional Photographer, among others. A keen music fan, he is also an author of The Rough Guide to Rock, and has written reviews for publications including Empire magazine and The Radio Times. Press & advertising enquiries For additional screen shots, site logos and information on advertising, please contact: Mike O’Connell email@example.com Tel: 020 8240 0804 or 07880 552902 Doug Harman firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01233 611752 or 07812 459 590 Gavin Stoker email@example.com Tel: 020 8274 0578 or 07990 974367 US3 Media website : http://www.us3m.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of US3 Media Ltd in the following categories: Men's Interest, Entertainment & Arts, Leisure & Hobbies, Sport, Consumer Technology, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.