Total Equity Funding
Undisclosed Amount in 1 Round from 1 Investor
Most Recent Funding
Seed on October 1, 2014 / Undisclosed Amount
Cape Town
Snapplify is a content and media technology solutions provider which focuses on distribution and mobile publishing.
Publishing, EBooks, Software, News, Mobile

Company Details


Snapplify is a content and media technology company focusing on content distribution and mobile publishing. We provide publishers and content producers with a platform for distribution, reading and retail of eBooks, magazines and newspapers.

We are the largest eBook aggregators in Africa with more than 250 leading publishers’ content, more than 100 000 aggregated titles, and over 600 resellers and online stores. We work closely with Macmillan, Penguin Random House, Oxford University, Pearson and others to aggregate their eBooks within our established distribution channels that includes leading retailers and academic institutions.

Snapplify formed from respected, pedigree technology company, Realmdigital, which has been servicing African markets for 15 years. Snapplify is backed by AngelHub Ventures, a Venture Capital company backed by former First National Bank CEO Michael Jordaan and the Harris family (RMB Co-Founder, Paul Harris’ family fund).

Our solutions are industry celebrated and globally recognised for their innovation in technology; the SnappBox has won multiple awards for revolutionising eBook distribution for schools.

Funding Rounds (1) - undisclosed

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Oct, 2014undisclosed amount / Seed1

Investors (1)

Seed (Lead)

Current Team (11)


Products (5)

  • Sell your eBooks globally from your own branded Snapplify eBook store or integrate our Reader with your existing eCommerce website.
  • Schools, colleges and universities can create one place where students and educators can read, share, and access resources.
  • Upload, sell, and distribute your newspaper and magazines content globally across Apple and Android.
  • SnappBox is a hardware distribution solution for eBooks, allowing students to access eBooks within a school directly from their intranet
  • A product of Snapplify and a way for you to protect your content from unauthorised access and distribution.

Customers (8)

  • Pearson Education operates as a media and education company that offers a wide range of services to its customers.
  • Cambridge University Press is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge, one of the world's leading research institutions.
  • Penguin Random House is a company formed from the merger between the book publishers Random House and Penguin Group
  • Elsevier is one of the oldest and most prestigious publishing houses in the world in the areas of Science, Technology and Health Areas.
  • Macmillan Publishers Ltd is one of the largest and best known international publishing groups in the world.
  • We are the EMEA Global Education division of global publishers John Wiley and Sons.
  • The Oxford University Press is engaged in publishing and distributing print and digital books.
  • Bloomsbury Publishing is a leading independent publishing house established in 1986.

Partners (1)


Offices/Locations (2)

  • UK

    Clerkenwell Workshops

    31 Clerkenwell Close

    London, EC1R 0AT


  • Head Office

    16A Frazzitta Business Park

    Cnr Langeberg and Batis

    Cape Town, 7550


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