Saturday, 3 May 2014
@AbuDhabiMedia Abu Dhabi Media launches three applications at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair
Abu Dhabi Media launches three applications at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair
Digital applications for National Geographic, Zahrat Al Khaleej and Majid Magazines to attract wider audiences
Abu Dhabi Media, one of the fastest growing, multi-platform media and entertainment organizations in the Middle East, today launched three applications that will introduce its market leading magazines to digital audiences.
A demo application for National Geographic, Zahrat Al Khaleej and Majid are launched at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF), which takes place from the 30th of April to the 5th of May at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The applications will be available to download soon.
The three new applications will be an addition to the existing application portfolio that includes both Al Ittihad and The National newspapers, which provide in-depth reporting through a unique experience and a user-friendly interface.
Mohammed Ebraheem Al Mahmood, Chairman and Managing Director at Abu Dhabi Media, said: “Abu Dhabi Media consistently works to be at the forefront of the digital market by investing heavily in diverse digital media platforms. The launch of these applications at the ADIBF reaffirms our commitment to servicing our growing readership. The new platforms will undoubtedly appeal to a new segment of readers by providing accessibility to informative and entertaining content on the go.”
The applications, that enable users of tablets and smartphones to easily access the magazines’ online past and current editions, are free of charge for six months, after which subscribers will be charged a nominal fee. Journalists can have a free one-year subscription.
“The company’s diverse digital following witnessed drastic growth over the past year. This confirms Abu Dhabi Media’s continuous adaptation to the markets latest trends especially in the digital field.” AlMahmoud concluded.