IOLA, Wis. (June 11, 2012) — NumisMaster.com, the online coin pricing and news resource from Krause Publications, recently signed up its 60,000th registered user.
“We are very excited to pass the 60,000-user mark, an important milestone in NumisMaster’s development,” said Scott Tappa, numismatics publisher at Krause Publications. “The tremendous growth in our user base shows that coin collectors, both casual and serious, have found NumisMaster to be a destination for satisfying all of their numismatic needs — coin and paper money pricing, news and analysis from our team of experts, and the most comprehensive coin show calendar around.”
NumisMaster is built around the 1.1 million-plus coin values culled from Krause Publications’ database, along with their associated historical and descriptive details. News, feature stories, and blog commentary from the editors of Numismatic News, World Coin News, Coins Magazine, and Bank Note Reporter are also a popular feature, and are updated daily.
Also available on NumisMaster are:
-Krause Publications’ Numismatic Industry Directory, a full list of dealers and other suppliers to the numismatics community.
-The lively Numismatic Classified Marketplace, a one-stop destination to buy, sell, or trade coins.
-ShopNumisMaster, an extensive online store featuring books, digital products, downloads, and other items of numismatic interest.
About Krause Publications
Krause Publications, based in Iola, Wis., is the world’s largest publisher of leisure-time periodicals and books on collectibles, sewing and quilting, hunting, and construction. Chet Krause, a long-time collector of coins, published the first issue of Numismatic News on Oct. 13, 1952, with nearly 1,000 readers. Today, Krause Publications, owned by F+W Media, offers more than 40 periodicals, 10 hobby shows, 750 reference and how-to books, and web properties such as NumisMaster.com, the online coin price database. F+W Media also operates book clubs, conferences, trade shows, interactive media and education programs.