KILLEEN, Texas and AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- HubCiti, the easy to implement mobile app platform that brings together community, commerce, and news, and the Frank Mayborn Enterprises featuring the Killeen Daily Herald and Temple Daily Telegram today announced that the newspapers will be launching their new mobile app based on the HubCiti platform. The mobile app will provide new ways to distribute news and information to people in Bell County, as well as offer new advertising options for local businesses.
The new mobile app was configured and operational in 30 days from contract signing, making HubCiti one of the easiest and most robust platforms to implement for newspapers in the growing digital age. The app called "Central Texas News" is immediately available on Apple AppStore and Google Play.
"We wanted to add a mobile app to our growing digital portfolio. We were interested in delivering a community app that could not only showcase the area, but also drive good traffic to our website, while offering additional advertising options to our clients" - Kristen Cameron, Digital Services Manager, Killen Daily Herald. "We chose HubCiti because thier program was more comprehensive and set up better than the other vendors we looked at. Their references were excellent and their customer service exceeded our every expectation."
HubCiti app can be implemented as "self serve" and full-service options depending on the needs and resource considerations of the newspaper. Currently, there are seven HubCiti mobile apps serving 48 cities.
"The HubCiti promise is to provide the easiest option to help newspapers across this country deliver on their digital promise by creating new revenue options, while also making the newspaper the center of the community again," stated Roy Truitt, CEO of HubCiti. "We also pledge to help every partner newspaper through one simple idea -- leverage our people, technology, and resources to help improve communities through post high school education scholarships."
Austin-based HubCiti is the newest venture of serial entrepreneur Roy Truitt. HubCiti provides a comprehensive suite of mobile products, digital solutions and implementation services that help newspapers accelerate their digital transformation in a profitable and productive way. For more information, visit www.hubcitiapp.com or call (844) 254–9663.