Pilot Magazine launches Live App2/5/2013
PageSuite’s first Live App has been released for Archant’s leading aviation title, Pilot Magazine. The new Live App brings readers the latest news, flight tests, travel articles, technique features and much more to inspire, inform and entertain.
PageSuite have currently released over 60 PDF-replica Dynamic Apps for Archant across iOS and Android, ranging from regional newspapers to specialist magazine titles. However, the Live App offers a completely new and enhanced reading experience, combining exclusive articles, full screen imagery and photo galleries, as well as being completely optimised for iPad.
The app is created by channelling existing XML and JSON feeds into a framework of customisable templates to deliver an interactive and immersive, edition-based magazine.
The user-friendly interface and flexible settings make it easy for Pilot readers to access the content that interests them, with customisable category sections, social sharing, alternate article reading options, full search functionality plus the ability to add additional news sources from around the world.
Pilot Live is free to download from the iTunes Store and comes with a 30-day trial, after which monthly or annual subscription options are available. Subscriptions include full access to live content, as well as archived editions.
To find out more about Live Apps, get in touch with our sales team today.
The Orcadian reaches top 10 in the iTunes Chart24/4/2013
Following the success of The Orcadian’s digital edition that was released back in November, last Thursday the newspaper launched new Dynamic Apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Kindle Fire. Shortly after going live, The Orcadian app shot to number 10 in the Top Grossing iPhone News app chart in the App Store on Friday.
The Orcadian’s Dynamic App features full subscription integration across digital editions and apps, so subscribers can enjoy access to the newspaper across both channels via unique login details.
The Orcadian joined several other PageSuite apps in the top 50, including Daily and Sunday Express, Daily Star, Express & Star News, Shropshire Star, South Wales Evening Post, The Argus and Guernsey Press and Star.
Join us at Specialist Media Conference 201322/3/2013
PageSuite will be at the British Library on 24 April exhibiting at Specialist Media Conference. This year's event will be focusing on the latest mobile options and how niche consumer and b2b publishers are taking advantage of them.
Don't miss PageSuite's session in the Auditorium at 13:00. In a market that is seeing new devices launched seemingly every month, is there a platform that represents the 'Golden Ticket' to publishing success? Our Sales Director, Chris Took, will be providing an industry analysis of what is happening in the mobile and tablet sector and how it relates specifically to publishers. He will also be covering interesting missteps and major success stories over the past few years.
We will be showcasing our latest product developments on our stand, including Live Apps, so stop by for a demo and a chat or why not contact us beforehand to book a meeting with our team at the event.
Book your place at the conference here, we look forward to discussing your publishing strategy.
Northern and Shell launch Windows Phone 8 apps across five titles5/2/2013
New apps released for Windows Phone users
Apps for Daily Express, Daily Star, OK! Magazine, Star Magazine and new! Magazine are now available to download for Windows Phone 8 devices. The new apps are in addition to the Windows 8 and Windows RT apps that were developed for Northern and Shell by PageSuite in October last year.
These publisher-branded applications are based on PageSuite’s popular Dynamic App framework that relies on one streamlined workflow to publish content cross-platform to iOS, Android, Kindle Fire and Windows 8. The apps feature interactive replica editions and a full archive, as well as options to search, share and download content to enjoy offline.
All five apps are available to download for free and include a 14-day free subscription before rolling onto recurring time-based paid subscriptions.
If you would like to find out more about our app solutions for Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone 8 please get in touch!
PageSuite to exhibit at Niche Magazine Conference and Publishing & Media Expo 22/1/2013
February is shaping up to be another busy month for PageSuite – as sponsors of Niche Magazine Conference 2013, our US team will be on-hand to present our latest product innovations in Tempe, Arizona from 11 to 12 February and this year looks set to pack a punch with a fun superhero theme! You can register for the event here.
PageSuite will also be exhibiting at Publishing & Media Expo 2013 in London from 26 to 27 February and the event promises to be “two days filled with inspiration, new ideas and solutions”. Find us at stand C37 – you can register online for your free place here. The PageSuite team will be showcasing brand new apps developed for Windows Phone 8 and our popular Dynamic Apps solution for iOS, Android, Windows 8/RT and Kindle Fire.
Live Apps Launch
PageSuite are pleased to announce that visitors to both events will get an exclusive look at Live Apps, the latest addition to our range of app products, which is expected to launch end of February. Take a look at our video for a quick preview!
Beautiful ‘designed-for-device’ editions are created from purposely designed page templates that are populated by publishers’ news, image and video feeds. Full-screen images, impactful headlines and intuitive navigation combine together to create compelling content and a seamless user experience. Live Apps also present great revenue opportunities with integrated subscriptions, full-page ad interstitials and sponsorship opportunities.
Drop by our stand for a product demo and a chat or if you would like to arrange a meeting, please get in touch.