NEWSCYCLE’s online portal brings together innovation, integrated partner products and revenue generating opportunities for the news media industry
Bloomington, MN – March 17, 2016 – NEWSCYCLE Solutions, continuing to bring high-quality products and best practices to the news media industry, is proud to introduce NEWSCYCLE Connect.
NEWSCYCLE Connect is an online portal for NEWSCYCLE add-ons, application program interface (APIs) and software development kits (SDKs), and selected third-party solutions integrated in NEWSCYCLE platforms. NEWSCYCLE developed the Connect portal as a one-stop shop for media companies to find innovative technologies, approved partner products, open integrations, and new revenue-generating solutions.
“We created NEWSCYCLE Connect to help publishers explore untapped opportunities,” said Donna Beasley, NEWSCYCLE’s Director of Product Strategy, Core Technology. “To meet ever-changing customer needs, NEWSCYCLE researches numerous third-party offerings to find those that offer the most impact and measurable business benefit. NEWSCYCLE’s development teams work closely with Connect partners to ensure delivery of the highest quality systems.”
NEWSCYCLE add-on applications are designed to extend the reach of NEWSCYCLE’s advertising, circulation, content management and digital systems.
NEWSCYCLE’s APIs and SDKs allow for standard communication with NEWSCYCLE systems and third-party software.
NEWSCYCLE assesses all NEWSCYCLE Connect partners to determine the added value for customers, and the usability of the partner solutions. Internal quality-assurance integration processes are validated with each NEWSCYCLE Connect partner. Integration benefits are listed on the NEWSCYCLE Connect web page.
Current Newscycle Connect partners:
TicketSauce provides tools to manage events from creation to conclusion, including customizable options and features to increase brand exposure.
Parse.ly is the leading provider of audience insights for digital publishers.
Edgil is a digital payment processing service that reduces risks and costs to merchants handling sensitive financial details.
Olive Software offers content processing technologies in an accessible, reusable XML format, turning static newspapers into dynamic, rich content to drive reader engagement.
Inka Solutions provides a suite of data intelligence products that help news media companies easily manage acquisition and retention efforts across multiple channels.
Syndicaster is an end-to-end video services platform to manage video uploads, cloud editing, and publishing for generating revenue online.
Virtual Paper offers digital publishing options that provide audiences with a user-friendly reading experience, while measuring readership behaviors and providing opportunities to monetize online content for publishers.
To learn more about NEWSCYCLE Connect, or to become a NEWSCYCLE Connect partner, contact Donna Beasley. Visit the NEWSCYCLE Connect portal, connect.newscycle.com, for additional information. (A mobile version of the NEWSCYCLE Connect portal will be available shortly.)