September 3, 2014 in News (E)
[prMac.com] New York, New York - National Geographic is the newest publication to join the World's fastest-growing self-service global digital newsstand, Magzter; Three other National Geographic publications are also now available on Magzter. Magzter's over 21 million users can now subscribe to the National Geographic magazine, one of the World's most iconic and prestigious publications. In addition to its world-class photojournalism, documenting the wonders of the planet and tackling serious environmental and human rights issues, National Geographic is also at the forefront of digital storytelling, finding new ways to chronicle the world and allowing readers to interact with its award-winning content.
Bringing National Geographic magazine on board reinforces Magzter's commitment to providing world-class content to readers everywhere with a single click. Staying in sync with the newsstand's "Go Green motto", the magazine focuses on pertinent issues such as the future of food, ivory wars, the environment, deforestation, chemical pollution, global warming, and endangered species. It also documents groundbreaking discoveries and expeditions, many funded by the National Geographic Society.
In addition, three more National Geographic publications are also now available on the Magzter digital newsstand: National Geographic Traveler, the world's most widely read travel magazine; and the leading children's magazines, National Geographic Kids, for youngsters aged 6-14, and National Geographic Little Kids, for the 3- to 6-year-old set and their parents.
Magzter gives consumers instant access to magazines of their choice. When you buy a subscription to National Geographic, National Geographic Traveler, National Geographic Kids, or National Geographic Little Kids, you can read them on up to five of your digital devices. Download the free Magzter app onto your smart device, buy your digital copy of National Geographic or other magazines, and read them anytime, anywhere. Magzter makes for the perfect companion as it saves users from carrying a load of heavy reading material.
The Magzter Orey Click Publishing System(TM), an unparalleled delivery model, real-time reporting, a seamless social recommendation engine, single sign on, and reach to over 21 million global users, makes Magzter "the chosen one" for publishers. The global ecosystem of magazine publishers and readers that Magzter has created in just three years continually helps promote magazine brands further.
"National Geographic magazine has always been a personal favorite of mine, and we are glad to now have it - and the other National Geographic publications on our newsstand. I have many years of the printed version of National Geographic magazine stashed away at my home which my parents started buying when I was a kid, but now I can get all of them and carry them around on my iPad!.We look forward to extending the already global reach of National Geographic magazine by making it available on Magzter across all devices and platforms", said Girish Ramdas, Co-founder and CEO, Magzter Inc.
"Many of our subscribers wanted to access National Geographic US edition through Magzter Newsstand and this news is going to excite them. Magzter is already working with most of the top circulated titles and by adding National Geographic to our catalog readers now can enjoy yet another best title from our Newsstand. We have been focusing on a wide range of content and we have a good percentage of young adult customers using our platform and the content of National Geographic is most suited for them.", said Vijay Radhakrishnan.co-founder and President, Magzter.
National Geographic magazine is the official journal of the National Geographic Society, one of the world's largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations. Currently published in English and 39 local-language editions, the magazine has a global circulation of around 6.8 million and is read by 60 million people.
Magzter counts among its publisher customers some marquee names including Hearst (USA), Conde Nast (USA), Newsweek (USA), AMI (USA), Dennis Publishing (UK), Haymarket (UK), Media24 (South Africa), Edipresse Asia (HK), India Today Group (India), WorldWide Media (India), Maxim Inc. (USA), Black Enterprise (USA), Singapore Press Holdings (Singapore), RBA (Spain), Grupo Expansion (MX), and has been rapidly expanding its publisher base with magazines from more than 40 countries including USA, UK, Germany, Spain, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, etc., making Magzter truly the #1 choice for magazine readers and publishers the world over.
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later
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Pricing and Availability:
Magzter – Magazine & Book Store 3.1.4 is free and available worldwide through the App Store in the News category. The app is also available on Google Play, and Windows 8, the web, Amazon App Store and Kindle Fire and is expanding to more platforms soon. National Geographic magazine is priced at $39.99 (USD) for an annual subscription on Magzter. National Geographic Traveler costs $21.99 a year, National Geographic Kids costs $26.99, and National Geographic Little Kids' annual subscription is $17.99. Magzter's easy purchase and renewal systems ensure subscriptions are paid on time, eliminating the need for paper checks and postal mail issues. Users can buy their magazines on any of the above devices/platforms and seamlessly port their purchases to any other devices, a feature unique to Magzter.
Magzter Inc. is the world's largest and fastest growing self-service, cross-platform digital magazine store and newsstand with over 19 million digital consumers, more than 3500 magazines, 1000s of books and comic titles from over 1000 publishers. Headquartered in New York, Magzter has its local offices in London, Paris, Barcelona, Munich, Amsterdam, Cape Town, Chennai and Singapore and will soon be expanding to other countires. Founded by global entrepreneurs, Girish Ramdas and Vijayakumar Radhakrishnan in June 2011, Magzter enables magazine publishers around the world to create and deliver digital editions of their titles to global consumers. Powered by its proprietary OREY Click Publishing System(R), Magzter also enables their customers to publish interactive/audio-visual content in the magazine as it supports HTML 5. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2014 Magzter Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.