San Francisco Chronicle – Shmoop: website of the week
"Cool factor: Shmoop.com helps students understand subjects such as literature, poetry and history and makes the learning process fun. Students also can get help writing papers."
Mashable – Top 10 Web Apps for Teachers
"What sets Shmoop apart from sites like Sparknotes is that the guides are written with kids in mind. Each guide is written with a down-to-earth, irreverent wittiness full of pop culture references that make the subjects more easy to grasp and more enjoyable for students."
San Francisco Examiner – Shmoop study guides for iPhone and Kindle
"Shmoop has study guides in literature, history and poetry written by educators and experts. To make learning more fun they incorporate pop culture references and trivia. Each study guide is extremely thorough, much more so than a printed book could ever be."