PUGPIG AND KALDOR SHORTLISTED FOR THIS YEAR'S AOP AWARDS!
Pugpig has been shortlisted for 'Technology Partner' and Kaldor for 'One to Watch- 2013 business'. To find out more about the AOP awards and to view the full shortlist you can read more here
Keep an eye out to see how we get on - results announced 6th June!
VALTECH AND PUGPIG JOIN FORCES TO DELIVER BEAUTIFUL CONTENT APPS!
Valtech, the global full service digital consultancy and Kaldor, the team behind the hybrid publishing platform Pugpig, today announced their partnership, to join forces in delivering beautiful, customised content apps across mobile platforms.
PUGPIG HIGHLY COMMENDED FOR THE BMA 'MEDIA TECHNOLOGY PRODUCT OF THE YEAR'!
This award was for the technology that publishers and advertisers use on an everyday basis.
The judges were looking for technology products that are easy to use and hard to live without. It was a close race leaving us with a well deserved commendation. Next year we plan in winning it!
Learn more about the British Media Awards here.
MEN’S FITNESS LAUNCHES FULLY INTERACTIVE IPAD APP!
On 2nd January 2013, Men’s Fitness, one of Britain’s leading Fitness magazines, announced the launch of its all-new interactive iPad app, powered by Pugpig, offering state-of-the-art interactive features and exclusive content.
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THE WEEK IPAD APP WINS PPA DIGITAL EDITION OF 2012 AWARD!
"The Pugpig-powered iPad edition for Dennis Publishing title The Week, which describes itself as "an original take on world news as it happens", was named Digital Edition of the Year at the PPA Data & Digital Publishing Awards"
THE ALL-NEW SPECTATOR APP LAUNCHES!
The Spectator have recently launched brand new app for the iPad, powered by Pugpig. They've redesigned the whole app from scratch to provide an easier, clearer and more elegant way to read the magazine digitally.
GRAZIA LAUNCHES ITS IPAD EDITION!
The release of Grazia's Big Christmas Issue is extra special because it's also available on your iPad! As well as reading all the usual content you'll find in the magazine, the iPad edition also enables you to buy the clothes you find in the mag, watch exclusive videos of shoots, buy tickets to featured events and link directly to Facebook and Twitter.
The ultimate mobile publishing platform
Pugpig is a hybrid publishing platform which combines the power of a native app: customizable, rich, fast, smooth and stable, with the added benefits of HTML: interactivity, readability, accessibility, searchability, personalization and super fast downloads.
By taking this approach, you can massively reduce your editorial overhead, while delivering beautiful, interactive apps tailored to your readers needs. Keep reading if you want to know more! ->
Why use it? Pugpig offers a host of advantages:
Unique - our app framework is customisable so your app can look and behave exactly how you want it to
Rich - along with search, annotation and text resize, you can add new reader features like personalised content, scrapbooks, bookmarks, shopping and more
Connected - our connector framework allows you to plug directly into your CMS, minimising the impact on your editorial team
Open - you're not constrained by a single authoring environment - create your HTML and templates using any tools you like
Fast and stable - our app container allows you to take advantage of native code for the hard stuff
Well travelled - by using responsive HTML, your content can flow beautifully onto any mobile device
Engaging - by using HTML/JS/CSS your pages can be as beautiful and interactive as your heart desires
Cheap date - once you have Pugpig integrated into your business, you can roll out new apps at a fraction of the cost
Key Features: Pugpig can do a whole bunch of stuff:
- Support for iOS, Android (Windows 8 and BB10 coming soon)
- Full HTML, JS, CSS support
- Multi-orientation support, vertical scrolling, horizontal paning
- Ultra-smooth scrolling, native navigation
- Content downloaded and stored on device for offline reading
- Fully customisable native app containers
- ePub support
- Search, annotations
- Ad integration
- Social media sharing integration
- Connectors to your favourite CMS*
- Option to build your own connectors
- Server-side HTML templating
- Multi-edition management
- Real-time and periodical content updates
- Online and offline analytics
- Intelligent download management
- Apple Newsstand integration
- Kindle fire integration
- Google play integration
*Drupal 7, Wordpress, EPiServer, Jahia, Hippo, Umbraco. Sharepoint coming soon
Customer licencing model for Pugpig
(for enterprise use - not for resale)
*One licence per app per annum (each platform-specific version of the app is considered a separate app)
So, for example when buying 6 licences, total licence fees payable will be £13,600 per annum (1x£4,000 + 4x£2,000 + 1x£1,600)
If you have any questions concerning pricing, please
If you look inside Puggers, this is what you'll see: A client framework that will form the basis of your app and a set of server components that allow you to integrate your app with your back end systems
5 easy steps to build your Pugpig app
Design your app and your content
Build your first HTML layouts
Customise the Pugpig app framework (as much as you like)
Plug it in (to your CMS, Subs engine, App store, analytics)
Submit it (to Apple, Kindle, Google)
Once you're up and running, the editorial process couldn't be simpler:
Create a new edition and give it a front cover
Create articles by selecting a layout and entering your content (or dragging it from your CMS if it's already there)
Create one-off pages as you need - you don't always have to use a layout
Build up your flatplan - placing articles where you want in your edition
Add interactive advertising packages and place them in your edition
Preview using our web preview or directly on your devices
When you're ready hit publish and you're done!
And you can add to and update your layouts and app as often as you like
Create new layouts and pop them into your CMS whenever you need them - No need to update your app and all you need are HTML and design skills
If you want to customise the app - no problem, make your changes and resubmit your app to Apple/Google etc
And if you want help doing any of these things, you can call on us or one of our many Pugpig
Grazia is the most exciting, talked about weekly magazine for smart, modern women in the UK. It is now available to download on the iPad and is the only weekly glossy that offers a genuinely live and engaging experience.
The Grazia iPad edition brings Grazia to life in your world. Shop the items you want immediately, book tickets at your convenience... get instant Grazification!
Created for busy people like you, The Week condenses the news into lively and informative editorial, giving you complete understanding and insight into the week's most vital stories.
This app has been designed to suit the way you'll read the magazine on your iPad or iPhone, it's intuitive and easy to navigate.
The Spectator on iPad is a simple and elegant way to enjoy the oldest and best-written magazine in the English language.
"We have the nation's best columnists, all spiced with the nation's funniest cartoons. Our brand new iPad app fuses these into one, together with our View from 22 podcast where our writers discuss the magazine and current affairs."
Men's Fitness UK
RSA Insurance Group's IR Briefcase App delivers key investor relations content direct from its corporate website to those stakeholders wishing to access content optimised for either their iPad or iPhone.
The App provides the latest corporate news, reports and presentations whether online or offline, along with latest share price.
Introducing the brand new interactive version of Auto Express, designed from the ground up for the iPad.
"Auto Express brings you all the very latest car news and reviews, with in-depth car group tests, ground-breaking features, product reviews and top quality coverage of the motoring issues that matter to you."
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