Venice, California (PRWEB) August 30, 2012
StackSocial, the web’s leading digital commerce platform, announced today a strategic partnership with VentureBeat, the top destination for technology trends, news, and content.
Starting today, VentureBeat visitors will be able to purchase trending apps, gear, and startup resources, directly on VentureBeat.com. The integrated store is powered by StackSocial’s digital commerce platform, and is aimed at helping readers discover and save on the best digital tools and services available.
“We're thrilled to be working with StackSocial to bring this new offering to VentureBeat readers. It should provide another touch point for them to engage with our content, allow them to discover relevant apps and gadgets, and hopefully save them some money along the way,” said Matt Marshall, editor and publisher of VentureBeat.
To launch the partnership, the new VentureBeat Store will offer exclusive sales from startup pros like 99 Designs, HelpScout, and Eric Ries. The new VentureBeat shopping experience sets itself apart by weaving relevant commerce into the reader’s daily experience throughout the site.
“StackSocial is excited to offer VentureBeat readers the ability to purchase hand-picked startup products and gear directly on site,” said Josh Payne, CEO of StackSocial. “Integrating commerce builds brand-affinity, community, and engagement for content sites like VentureBeat and we’re excited to see the results.”
StackSocial’s global reach continues to expand rapidly. With this latest partnership, StackSocial’s Network now reaches over 12 million people per month at StackSocial.com and via partner sites across the web. For more information about partnering with StackSocial, please visit stacksocial.com/business
StackSocial is an online marketplace focused on powering digital commerce across the web. Its digital commerce platform provides publishers a simple and effective way to generate additional revenues by organically weaving relevant commerce into the reader’s daily experience. StackSocial's mission is to help people discover their inner geek by highlighting the best apps, gadgets, and digital resources available. Founded in 2011, StackSocial is accelerated by Amplify and headquartered in soulful Venice, California.
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