Apester, the interactive storytelling platform, has launched a suite of story features that grants online publishers and businesses innovative engagement experiences inspired by social networks.
With the new Story suite, online brands are now able to produce Instagram-like stories in minutes and seamlessly blend them into their sites without any need for a designer.
Brands can distribute their stories across their online properties with the Story Strip, a carousel of your site‚Äôs live Stories, located at the top of an article or a section page. The Story Suite‚Äôs new export feature also makes the stories easily exportable to social accounts, such as Instagram or Snapchat. By offering innovative Story creation, distribution, and monetization solutions, Apester provides online publishers and enterprises with the layers they lack in order to reclaim their audience long lost to social networks.
Apester Story is the first story format that is open for everyone regardless of platform. Apester is the first platform to allow content creators to seamlessly embed stories on their web pages, export them to Instagram & Snapchat, and monetize the stories.
More than 1.5 billion people worldwide are using the story format across platforms such as Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, and WhatsApp, mostly for personal communication;
however, our story creator can produce various storytelling forms, such as image-based editorial news and sponsored stories or galleries of images, tweets, and videos
Apester‚Äôs story is already in use by various publishers and brands around the world, such as Meredith, IDG Group, TI-Media, Penske Media, Virgin, ITV, and RTL.
Enjoy the Apester Story Suite‚Äôs unique benefits:
- Create¬†a story format from your desktop using a simple, intuitive story creator
- Drag ‚Äòn drop¬†text, images, videos, emojis, polls, and quizzes into the canvas, and use dazzling interactive layouts to create your own unique Snapchat-like Story
- Export¬†your Apester Stories to Instagram & Snapchat
- Monetize¬†your stories with Apester‚Äôs streaming video ad inventory, and enjoy Story‚Äôs high engagement rate and its record-breaking monetization opportunity: 12 engagements on average per completed story per user.
- Place¬†the Story Strip on your site to encourage high consumption of stories and have readers click on one of the icons to enjoy an Apester Story coming alive on their mobile devices.