Magzter crosses the 22 million users mark

A celebratory wave swept across the offices of Magzter around the world as the global team watched the newsstand’s user base notch the 22 million mark. The swift escalation in the number of users transacting through the Magzter store can be attributed to several reasons among which its easy-to-use interface and access to over 4500 magazines, 25000+ books and comics in 40 languages ranks the highest.

The Magzter platform was created to facilitate easy access to a variety of publications with a single touch on any smart device through Apple iOS, Android, Windows 8 and the web. Powered by its proprietary OREY Click Publishing System, which enables publishers to include interactive/audio-visual content in the magazine as it supports HTML 5, Magzter has turned into the dream of every publication house with the overhead costs.

Its unmatched digital content delivery model and aspects like real time reporting, a seamless social recommendation engine, single sign on, and now the reach to more than 22 million users, reaffirms Magzter as the unanimous choice of publishers and digital consumers alike. Users can buy magazines on any smart device/phone/ tablet devices/platforms and seamlessly port their purchases to any other devices, a feature unique to Magzter.

In just over 3 years Magzter has successfully brought onto its newsstand, small, medium and large publishers; new and well established ones too, proving that its intrinsic features will deliver as promised. Registered subscribers on Apple, Android devices and on the web will get their electronic issues pushed to their devices automatically when the new issues are available. Magzter has generated an evolving global eco-system of publishers and readers which takes the brand to new locations and audiences in a short span of time.

“We are thrilled, honored and so very pleased to be at the 22 million users mark; but we are certainly not resting at this milestone. There will now be a renewed impetus for Magzter to further pursue an even bigger target in the next one year. Our global teams in New York, London, Singapore, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Munich, Cape Town and Chennai are now working with greater zeal and are raring to go,” said Girish Ramdas, CEO, Magzter Inc.

“I’d like to start with a huge thank you to all our partners, consumers, supporters and well-wishers for bringing Magzter to this incredible point! You inspire us with the need to create more and push us to strive for the stars. Our technical team and sales team have outdone themselves this quarter and show no signs of slowing down. If you want to read, you can be sure you’ll find it on Magzter!” said Vijay Radhakrishnan, President, Magzter Inc.

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), ePub Direct, Casemate Group, Ivy Press, Oxbow Books, AUK, Gill & McMillan, Westland, Arcturus Publishing Ltd, Osprey Group, Leadstart Publishing, Panoma Press and has been rapidly expanding its publisher base with magazines and books from more than 50 countries including USA, UK, Germany, Spain, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, and more, making Magzter truly the #1 choice for book readers and publishers the world over.

Magzter Inc. is the world’s largest and fastest growing self-service, cross-platform digital magazine store and newsstand with over 22 million digital consumers, more than 4500 magazines and 1000s of books and comics from over 1500 publishers. Headquartered in New York, Magzter has its local presence in London, Paris, Barcelona, Munich, Amsterdam, Cape Town, Chennai and Singapore and will soon be expanding to other countries. Founded by global entrepreneurs, Girish Ramdas and Vijayakumar Radhakrishnan in June 2011, Magzter enables magazine and book publishers around the world to create and deliver digital editions of their titles to global consumers, powered by its proprietary OREY Click Publishing System. Publishers can also include interactive/audio-visual content in the magazine as it supports HTML 5.

Magzter – Magazine & Book Store 3.2.1 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. 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.

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