New York, NY and Los Gatos, CA – May 4, 2011 – ScrollMotion (www.scrollmotion.com), creative leaders in the digital publishing business, and Smashwords, the leading ebook publishing and distribution platform, have announced today that ScrollMotion will create individual mobile applications for Smashwords' Premium Catalog of over 34,000 original ebooks. ScrollMotion will develop applications across a variety of mobile platforms including Apple iOS, Android, Windows Phone 7 and WebOS. The relationship opens new distribution channels for Smashwords’ community of 18,500 independent authors and publishers.
“Our mission at Smashwords is to help authors and publishers reach readers,” said Mark Coker, founder of Smashwords. “We partnered with ScrollMotion to expand our distribution into the major app marketplaces.”
Through the partnership, ScrollMotion will create, promote, merchandise and distribute Smashwords ebooks as mobile applications, across multiple application marketplaces such as Apple’s App Store, the Android Market, and the HP App Catalog.
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