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) - undisclosedUpdate
Current Team (11)Update
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.
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|Sep 21, 2015||VentureBurn - Everything you need to know about the South African startup ecosystem [2015/2016 Update]|
|Sep 21, 2015||VentureBurn - Everything you need to know about the South African startup ecosystem [2015/2016 Update] – Ventureburn|
|Aug 13, 2015||VentureBurn - From banker to VC: what I've learned from SA's startup space so far – Ventureburn|
|Apr 24, 2015||Disrupt Africa - Wesley Lynch steps down as Realmdigital CEO to focus on Snapplify|
|Apr 23, 2015||VentureBurn - Realmdigital founder Wesley Lynch steps down as CEO to concentrate on Snapplify|
|Mar 2, 2015||The Next Web - February in Africa: Tech News Roundup|
|Feb 16, 2015||Disrupt Africa - AngelHub Ventures invests in e-book startup Snapplify|
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