Paris, France – November 19, 2009 - Six Apart, the world's leading blogging software and services company, today announced that Movable Type has been selected by South Korea-based travel community afterabc.com to develop a comprehensive blogging platform.
Online PR News – 19-November-2009 – – Paris, France – November 19, 2009 - Six Apart, the world's leading blogging software and services company, today announced that Movable Type has been selected by South Korea-based travel community afterabc.com to develop a comprehensive blogging platform.
afterabc.com joins a stellar list of industry giants, including Amazon, Comcast, Oracle, Wells Fargo, and the Washington Post, whose websites and blogs are powered by Six Apart blogging platforms.
“As a new entrant into the online travel industry, it is important that afterabc.com work with pre-eminent service providers to ensure that we offer the finest experience to our clients,” said afterabc.com’s chief executive, Charlie Oh. “We are therefore delighted to be working with Six Apart to incorporate the Movable Type social publishing platform into our blog service offering”.
“We’re delighted to work with afterabc.com to provide its customers with a social travel community that includes member blogs,” said Ed Anuff, EVP and general manager of the platforms group at Six Apart. “Travellers will be able to share and exchange stories, photos, videos and links with others in the afterabc.com community. We look forward to seeing the activity that takes place there.”
afterabc.com’s mission is to become “the definitive place to plan, book and share travel experiences”. Based in Seoul, South Korea, afterabc.com is a new enterprise in the rapidly-changing online travel information industry. The company is destined to launch its ground breaking services for the Korean market very soon, and in the first quarter 2010, afterabc.com plans to further enhance and extended the services offered to include Japanese and Chinese language options. afterabc.com, intend and envisage that they will be at the forefront of meeting the increasing demand for fast, accurate and interactive travel services for the Asian market. For more information visit the afterabc.com web site at http://www.afterabc.com
About Six Apart
Six Apart Ltd. provides award-winning blogging software and services that change the way millions of individuals, organizations, and corporations connect and communicate around the world every day. The company provides the Movable Type social publishing platform, the TypePad premier hosted blogging service, Vox, a free blogging service for friends and families, advertising solutions for leading brands and influential bloggers, and a wide range of services dedicated to help bloggers thrive in today's social media landscape. Founded in 2001, Six Apart is a global company with its headquarters in San Francisco, and offices in Tokyo, Paris and New York City. For more information visit the Six Apart corporate web site at http://www.sixapart.com