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Jul 13, 2017

Usage of mobile apps at the University of Magdeburg


Modern communication is a top priority in many fields, including in academia. The Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg produces interactive publications of “Guericke Magazine”, providing its diverse readership with research information in digital form. Two years ago, the university published its print publication “Guericke” in app form for the first time, using Purple DS® to create “GUERICKEmag”. Read on: Usage of mobile apps at the University of Magdeburg

Jun 28, 2017

Bye Bye Adobe DPS®: Moving on with Purple DS®


Adobe DPS®: “Your subscription has expired.” The first article in our blog series talked about the options available to ensure that you can continue publishing your projects in mobile-optimized formats. The second article featured interviews with experienced Adobe DPS® and Purple DS® users who shared their views on the migration to Purple DS® and the differences between the two digital publishing solutions. They praised Purple DS® and spoke about a number of the ...

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May 31, 2017

Inspiring Apps – HTML


Purple DS® offers you a numerous amount of features to design your app. If our product features are reaching its limits don't worry. Simply use HTML to embed content you can't create within Purple DS®.  
Do you want to embed your online shop in your app to offer your users a consistent user experience? You can use HTML to do so. Because we included an in-app browser your users won't leave your app to browse through your shop. 

Would you like to offer ...

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May 29, 2017

PPA Festival Review


Two weeks ago we headed to the PPA Festival in London. In this article you can find out more about what experiences we made on the conference. 

The PPA Festival - What's it all about?

This year's conference of the Professional Publishing Association took place in London on 10 May 2017. The PPA Festival is regarded by publishing experts as a unique event that brings together representatives from across the UK’s magazine and media ...

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Apr 27, 2017

Scrollytelling – an innovative storytelling feature


Scrollytelling is a powerful way to tell stories more dynamically. It combines text, photos, graphics, video effects and animations that perfectly blend into one another to produce engaging stories. Storytelling is a completely new, innovative way of visualizing a story or info flow.

The word “Scrollytelling” itself is a combination of “storytelling” and “scrolling”. It refers to a digital multimedia story that unfolds as you scroll. ...

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