Softpress Launches Freeway 5.6 - Lion Ready and Social Media features

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[] Oxford, United Kingdom - Softpress today launched version 5.6 of Freeway, its award-winning web-design application. This Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) compatible update, free for Freeway 5.5 Express and Freeway 5.5 Pro users, contains several new features and enhancements including: new social media features - simple generation of Facebook Like and Twitter Follow Buttons, a PayPal button creation tool and other improvements.

"Letting people share content through social networks is so important right now," said Joe Billings, Product Manager, "and with Freeway 5.6 it's now even easier." When asked if Freeway was compatible with Lion, he said "we're looking forward to the release of Lion just as much as everyone else, and are pleased to confirm that Freeway Express and Pro are both 100% Lion compatible."

New Features in Freeway 5.6:
Easily add Facebook Like Buttons, Like Boxes, Activity and Recommendation Feeds, and Twitter Follow and Tweet buttons to your sites.

* Create PayPal Buy Now, Add to Cart, View Cart and Donation buttons for your sites.

About Freeway:
Freeway, famous for its visual design model, ease of use and clean efficient standards-compliant code generation, is the tool of choice for professionals and home Mac users who prefer to focus on designing, not coding!

System Requirements:
* Freeway requires Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) or above

Pricing and Availability:
Freeway 5.6 is a free update for registered users of Freeway 5.5, and is available to new users from the Softpress store: Express ($69) and Pro ($229). Freeway Express can also be purchased on the Mac App Store at the incredibly low price of just $29. Those who qualify for education, senior or non-profit discounts will receive a coupon for a full 20% off any listed Freeway price. To apply for this, or to find out about discounts on multi-seat installations, contact Softpress online. Reviewers are encouraged to download and assess both Freeway Pro and Freeway Express. For a full NFR serial number or to receive permission to use any version of this software for covermounts, please contact Softpress.

Softpress was founded in 1993 to address the emerging needs of professional publishers and designers for cross-media authoring tools. Freeway, and its extensive feature set, result from Softpress' ongoing efforts to identify and meet the real needs of web designers in today's environment. Softpress creates tools that many people rely on for their day-to-day business, so they listen carefully to their customers. Future upgrades and product offerings will continue to demonstrate Softpress' commitment to quality, leading-edge innovation and customer service. Copyright (C) 2011 Softpress. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo and Mac are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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