Magzter clocks 1 million followers on Facebook – Unique Distinction

New York, New York – Close on the heels of its 3rd anniversary, Magzter notches yet another milestone- the feat of becoming the first digital newsstand and magazine store to have over 1 million followers on its Facebook page. The world’s largest and fastest growing global digital, multi-platform newsstand and magazine store, Magzter has witnessed a marked rise in the number of followers on its Facebook page this summer, touching the 1 million mark, while its closest competitors have followers still only in the thousands.

This rise can well be credited to the efforts of Magzter’s Digital Marketing Team, which has continually promoted the newsstand’s content additions and special offers, regularly. The Facebook Like has become an important social currency on the web and for brands with the follower count being one of the most common social media metric by marketers and other people on the web to use, to define success.

The marketing team at Magzter works tirelessly to put out creative offers for magazines, announcing special discounts for holidays and festivals, deals from publishers and new launches of books and magazines on the newsstand. Magzter has over 20000 books and magazines spanning several categories from news to lifestyle, sports to art, fiction to fashion and a host of others especially stocked for ‘every’ kind of reader there is.

Touching the 1 million followers mark on Facebook; the leading social networking site, goes to prove that Magzter is indeed the favorite newsstand of readers across the globe. By Like-ing the Magzter page on Facebook, followers can can share links to magazines on Magzter, articles, images, quotes; offer feedback and interact with other followers. Facebook users can also register on Magzter by logging in using their Facebook IDs.

Features like real time reporting, easy publishing powered by Magzter’s proprietary Orey Click Publishing(R) System, a social recommendation engine, single sign on and a reach to more than 21 million readers transacting through the store, make Magzter the preferred platform for publishers.

“We cannot begin to thank our subscribers and readers enough for showing their appreciation of Magzter on its Facebook page; bringing us to 1 million followers! We are ever grateful to our publishers, partners, subscribers and well-wishers for helping us to achieve this remarkable feat; we are truly thankful. We are thrilled” – said Girish Ramdas, CEO and Co-founder, Magzter Inc.

“Magzter is the first digital newsstand to hit the 1 million followers mark on Facebook- we are absolutely elated that Magzter has reached out to this extent in such a short span of time. We are inspired to take our digital marketing further, reaching more followers one million at a time. Thank you all for your support.”- said Vijay Radhakrishnan, President and Co-founder, Magzter Inc.

Founded in 2004, Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what’s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them. Facebook, the social network introduced Facebook (fan) pages as a way for businesses, organizations and bands/artists of many types to easily establish a brand presence on Facebook and build an audience of fans.

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.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later
* 16.8 MB

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. 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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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.