SOURCE: Quepasa Corporation

Quepasa Corporation

February 02, 2010 08:30 ET Gains 1.4 Million New Users in January

Fastest Growing Online Social Community for Latinos Now Boasts Total Membership of 9 Million Subscribers

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - February 2, 2010) - Quepasa Corporation (OTCBB: QPSA), owner of, an online social network targeting the Latino community, today announced that the website gained 1.4 million new registered users during the month of January. This represents an increase of 17% over the number of new subscribers who signed up during the previous month, and propels's total membership from 7.6 million in December to 9 million today -- an overall gain of 18%.

"As the figures for January reveal, our viral growth continues to gain momentum as a greater number of US Hispanic and Latin American users interact on the Quepasa platform," said John C. Abbott, CEO of Quepasa Corporation. "We saw a large increase in the number of new users from Brazil in January. The year 2010 has begun on a very encouraging note, and we anticipate that the rest of the year will bring with it an ever-more-impressive set of numbers, as our membership continues to grow and as more and more potential users -- and their friends and family members -- hear about the site and learn what its features can offer."

About Quepasa Corporation

Quepasa Corporation, headquartered in West Palm Beach, FL with offices in Los Angeles, CA; São Paulo, Brazil; Scottsdale, AZ; Miami, FL; and Hermosillo, Mexico, owns (, one of the world's largest, trilingual, Latino social networks. is an authentic Latino community that provides fun, interactive, and easy to use social tools, and rich multimedia content in English, Spanish and Portuguese to embrace Latinos everywhere, and empower them to connect online, compete in contests and games and share their interests, ideas, and activities.

Forward-Looking Statements

As a cautionary note to investors, certain matters discussed in this press release may be forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such matters involve risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the following: changes in economic conditions; general competitive factors; acceptance of the Company's products in the market; the Company's success in technology and product development; the Company's ability to execute its business model and strategic plans; and all the risks and related information described from time to time in the Company's SEC filings, including the financial statements and related information contained in the Company's SEC Filing. The Company assumes no obligation to update the information in this release.

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