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WORKFLOWS

Process efficiency meets
design freedom

Purple DS® will optimise your digital publishing workflows and ensure efficient, cost-effective processes

Purple DS® allows you to use a variety of production processes, from custom designed and pixel-perfect to fully automatic production from your CMS or digital asset management system.

All of our tools are seamlessly integrated, and can easily be connected to your existing systems.

Do it yourself, do it with us, or let’s do it together. We can support you with every step throughout the e-publishing process.

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PDF TO APP
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PRINT/ID TO APP
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CMS TO APP
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EDITOR TO APP

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Overview of our workflows

INPUT

Automated workflow
Best for structured data & PDFs

and more…

Semi-automated workflow
Best for templating InDesign data

Manual workflow
Best for maximum creativity

POSSIBLE OUTPUT FORMATS
PDF Replica, Mobile optimised PDF Read Mode, Enhanced PDF, Interactive InDesign,
Template-based XML/HTML Articles and more

OUTPUT CHANNELS

PURPLE DS APP

Newsstand + Newsfeed
stand-alone or combined

PURPLE DS WEB

Newsstand

THIRD-PARTY
SYSTEM INTEGRATION

and more…

PURPLE DS® PROVIDES AN OPTIMIZED WORKFLOW FOR EVERY PROJECT

From individual/manual to fully-automated: we will help you with every step of the way throughout the
e-publishing process. Purple DS® allows you to use different production workflows based on your goals and existing systems. You can also combine the workflows at any point in the process – ranging from fully-automated for daily publishing in your newsfeed to semi-automated for the efficient transformation and publication of your print editions as easily readable, mobile-optimized digital editions.

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CLIENT EXAMPLES
CLIENT EXAMPLES

We can support you along the entire e-publishing process.

SET UP

» Define your strategy and conceptual design
» Build and customise your app (iOS, Android, Kindle) with the Purple DS® Manager
» Predefine templates for automated production
» Integrate existing systems (CMS, entitlement, user authentication server)

PRODUCTION

» Import your existing layouts (e.g. InDesign®, PDF etc.) or start from scratch in the Purple DS® Composer
» Produce engaging content with interactions and animations
» Convert easily print-2-mobile layouts with Purple DS® Templating Client
» Structure your InDesign® content and reuse it in your native app or your CMS

DISTRIBUTION

» Publish to native Apps (as Single Issue, newsstand/library or newsfeed)
» Mirror your content to web (HTML5, web newsstand) or to your social media channels with the Purple DS® Manager
» Publish your content automatically from your CMS to your app (continous publishing via newsfeed)

PROMOTION

» Use push notifications to keep your audience up to date
» Share your content on social media and increase your reach
» Use 3rd party app marketing tools like Appboy and Adjust
» Benefit from n-app purchases and subscriptions
» Display dynamic advertising

ANALYSIS

» Use our KPI dashboard in the Purple DS® Manager to measure your impact
» Understand your audience and optimise your content
» Use 3rd party analytic tools like Google Analytics and Flurry

SPRYLAB HELPS YOU TO REALIZE YOUR VISION

If you need us, just let us know!

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DO IT YOURSELF

Purple DS® is easy to use, enabling everyone to build their own apps all by themselves. Just download our Purple DS® Starter-Kit and create truly digital content.

If you need help anytime, use our knowledgebase (Help) or contact us for support.
We are happy to assist!

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DO IT WITH US

You want to get up to speed as quickly as possible? We can help you shorten the learning curve, when it comes to digital publishing.

Work together with us on your first project and we will point out key reading behaviors, digital publishing challenges and best practices that we have learnt by implementing a whole lot of mobile strategies and publishing projects.

Continue working together with us on your publishing process to make it highly efficient and successful.

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GET IT DONE

You don’t have the resources or don’t want to spend time on creating digital publications? Purple DS® provides you with the resources to get your publication live in time and on budget.

We review the content, provide you with a plan and then deliver the Purple DS® package to you, together with the apps.

You can then upload the apps to the app stores and go back and make changes at any time all by yourself.

Do you have questions?

Do you have questions?

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