Through guides.co anyone can publish, share, and sell "interactive guides" for free. We promote guides that can have the greatest impact on our 50,000+ users.
A SaaS version of our platform enables businesses to host branded "guide portals" on their site for customers, partners and employees. Customers range from tech startups to major corporations (Philips, VMWare, Coleman).
Our mission is to:
1. Make a global impact by helping people and organizations raise awareness, inspire action, and educate people through "Interactive Guides";
2. Transform the non-fiction (instructional, inspirational, and reference) publishing industry by streamlining the process and connecting authors to their audience;
3. Change how organizations publish and distribute manuals and informational content to customers, partners, and employees.
Our technology includes:
- a publishing platform for creating guides
- An HTML5 guide viewer optimized for every device
- In-context viewer collaboration for direct feedback to authors
- Detailed analytics that provides insight on individual user behaviour down to each page level
- e-commerce with zero setup
- Real-time updates with push notifications
- A "portal" builder (CMS) for businesses to host guides on their domain (SaaS)