This article showcases our top picks for the best Rhode Island based Content & Publishing companies. These startups and companies operate a variety of Content & Publishing solutions. We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands. Regardless, they are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Rhode Island Content & Publishing Companies
Mofuse offers a web based platform to build and manage mobile web sites. They provide a monthly subscription service to help businesses deliver mobile media.
MoFuse Premium gives publishers a platform to publish, promote, monetize and analyze their mobile properties.. .
Tizra Publisher helps users move from PDF files to remixable, brandable, sellable and access-controllable online content via a user’s own website. Sites now running on Tizra Publisher include: [Auto Care Association](https://digital.autocare.org/) [American Mathematical Society](https://bookstore.ams.org/) [Einstein Papers Project](http://einsteinpapers.press.princeton.edu) [American Hospital Association](https://ub04.aha.org/) [American Ceramic Society](https://bulletin-archive.ceramics.org/) [ABC-CLIO Ebooks](http://publisher.abc-clio.com) Tizra Publisher combines a web control panel with tightly integrated content management, access control, commerce, and web design capabilities.
As a result, non-technical users can quickly create new online products and respond to market and user feedback in ways that used to take months of developer time. With Tizra Publisher you can…
* Unbundle documents into chapters, subsections or even individual pages, then tag, remix and rebundle into dynamic collections based on topic, author, or any other metadata. * Manage access to your content with time-limited subscriptions, role-based content visibility, variable numbers of concurrent seats, flexible download options, and IP based authentication for corporate accounts.
* Promote and sell your content with built-in ecommerce, selective discoverability by Google and other search engines, targeted promotions, limited time free trial offers and discount codes. * Customize branding, anywhere from basic logo and color selection through complete site re-skinning and re-structuring using their drag and drop template editor and standard CSS web design tools.
* Integrate with your own web applications via REST API to create seamless single sign-on and shopping cart experiences for your users.. .
Rhode Island Commerce Corporation
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation is the full-service, official, economic development organization for the state of Rhode Island. A quasi-public agency, the corporation serves as a government and community resource to help streamline the business expansion in, and relocation to, Rhode Island.
The agency assists companies with commercial real estate, business financing, workforce training and other relevant issues.. .
GoLocalProv.com is an online source for local stories related to sports, business, weather, lifestyle, politics, arts, and entertainment. The site delivers information through multimedia, written, and video platforms.
GoLocalProv.com was launched in 2010 and its operations are based in Providence, Rhode Island. It is owned and operated by [GoLocal24](https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/golocal24)..
Traction Software Inc. set out to eliminate the frustrating and costly inefficiencies in team communications and information management by creating a revolutionary web-based hypertext Journal.
Traction TeamPage was first released in 1999 and, after commercial launch in July 2002, became the first blog and wiki product for enterprise use. TeamPage is used worldwide by major pharma, finance, manufacturing, healthcare and other enterprises, universities, and branches of the U.S.
Government. Traction draws heavily on pioneering techniques and visions from the work of Doug Engelbart, Ted Nelson, Andy van Dam, and Vannevar Bush.
The Traction Journal was directly inspired by Doug Engelbart’s 1992 paper Toward High-Performance Organizations: A Strategic Role for Groupware and Vannevar Bush’s Memex concept from his 1945 Atlantic Monthly article, As We May Think. Engelbart’s hypertext Journal (part of NLS for oN Line System) first demonstrated in 1968 served as a model and starting point for Traction TeamPage development..
The Providence Journal
The Providence Journal is a news organization that publishes local content and offers innovative multimedia marketing solutions. The organization’s local journalism appears in Rhode Island’s largest newspaper, The Providence Journal, winner of four Pulitzer Prizes.
Its journalism also appears on providencejournal.com, the region’s most visited local website. Over half-a-million local adults consume Providence Journal news and information in print, online, and across mobile devices.
The Providence Journal newspaper and providencejournal.com are owned and operated by LMG Rhode Island Holdings, Inc., a subsidiary of New Media Investment Group Inc. (NYSE: NEWM).
New Media is primarily focused on investing in a diversified portfolio of local media assets and on existing advertising and digital marketing businesses. The Providence Journal was founded on July 21, 1829 and is based in Providence, Rhode Island..
The Truth About Cars
The Truth About Cars is an online platform that offers automotive news, reviews, and editorials for its readers. The platform also provides a comments section for readers to voice their informed opinions.
The Truth About Cars was launched in 2011.. .
Creative Circle Advertising Solutions
Creative Circle Advertising Solutions, Inc. develops software for media companies to create user-generated content and revenue.
Its products include adQ Intelligent classifieds, a classified entry system that helps users write an ad; and communityQ, a journalism software. The company is now doing business as Creative Circle Media Solutions.
Creative Circle Advertising Solutions, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is based in Providence, Rhode Island..
The Public’s Radio 89.3FM
Rhode Island Public Radio is committed to providing quality journalism and compelling storytelling that educates, informs, and inspires community. We bring you the best programs from NPR such as Morning Edition and All Things Considered, as well as world news from the BBC and the latest financial information from Marketplace.
Along with national and international news, our own reporters bring you Rhode island news with the same depth and perspective you expect from NPR. Along with on-air reports, our newsroom is active online with blogs focusing on health care, education and Rhode Island politics..
in1.com is a Web/mobile platform that brings social content aggregation, sharing and curation together in one platform. in1 provides an easy-to-use social sharing and marketing tool that disseminates content to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Tumblr.
In1 also provides a visual-centric search of popular resources (Etsy, Flickr, Craigslist, Wikipedia, Quora, Google, Bing, Blogs, RSS Feeds, TechCrunch, Business Insider, etc..) and standardizes (RDF, OpenGraph) the resource formats using metadata. in1 enables social sign-on via Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or user can create their own In1 account.
Users can browse/search curated resources and friend/follower status updates. In1 users can also “like”, save, comment and re-share any of the resources which include images, web sites, text snippets, blog posts, feeds and videos.
in1 is part social media marketing, catalog and curation tool where users can create collages of their favorite items, post their own content, and then re-syndicate their “story” boards from in1. In1 also provides broad engagement on thousands of topics..
Bill Ostendorf has been a leader in the newspaper industry for more than 25 years, serving as a consultant to more than 100 media companies on three continents. As president of Creative Circle Media Consulting, he has led nearly 400 industry seminars and has redesigned more than 100 publications to make them more reader friendly.
He knew not only what is wrong with existing systems but also what readers and advertisers would want in the next generation of web entry.. .
Rhode Island Small Business Journal – RISBJ
Each month, RISBJ and RISBJ.com feature some of Rhode Island’s top business experts writing on a wide variety of topics. From tips on investing, taxes and payroll to the latest marketing trends, sales tactics and real estate news, RISBJ provides valuable content that speaks to the needs of every small business owner.
RISBJ is freely distributed to over 450 locations statewide and has an estimated monthly readership of over 35,000. For advertisers, RISBJ has many cost effective ways to help market your business.
While most media channels simply provide you with an ad, RISBJ becomes a partner in your business and provides you with an integrated marketing program. They listen to your needs, understand your market and put together a plan – not an ad.
They effectively combine print media with web, social media and email. Please contact us for rates or with any questions you may have..
Brown Daily Herald
The Brown Daily Herald, Inc. is an independent, not-for-profit corporation that provides Brown University and the surrounding community with news, information and a venue for the exchange of ideas.
Since 1891, The Herald has served as the daily newspaper of record for the Brown community, and for over a decade The Herald has expanded its online presence to provide the most up-to-date news to readers everywhere.. .
Barrington Printing is a family owned and operated full-service commercial printing and mailing company. We specialize in the printing of catalogs, product sheets, brochures, post cards, self-mailers, etc.
We added a mailing department over 5 years ago and have become a one-stop shop for our clients’ direct mail campaigns. Most recently, we have added a high-quality digital press for our clients’ short-run 4-color digital printing needs..
Innovative Printing Solutions
Innovative Printing Solutions, is a MA screen printing company with over 30 years experience in the Industry. We have a vast knowledge of all phases of screen printing and take pride in our work.
Excellent quality, combined with prompt delivery is the cornerstone of our business. We provide custom screen printing services in RI and to businesses all over MA and CT..
This article was written by James Jackson from Boove. The editor for this article was Tess Page. If your company is featured in this article and you want to have amendments made please contact us on: [email protected].
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