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Behind the Stories

Welcome to our blog. Here we tell the stories behind the stories, provide you with tooltips and offer special insights into Storytelling with Pageflow. If you want to be automatically informed about updates and new features, you can also subscribe to our newsletter:



May 05, 2017

Prize-winning | Digital Storytelling with Pageflow

We are happy to announce that a Pageflow story by Deutsche Welle has won two medals at New York Festivals 2017. “Saigas in distress – The mystery of the dead antelopes” won a “Gold World Medal” in the category “Online Educational Program” and a “Silver World Medal” as an “Online Special Event”. Congratulations to Inga Sieg […]

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April 15, 2017

10 ways to scroll | Tools for Visual Storytelling

In order to transform text, audios, videos and images into a visually compelling story, Pageflow provides a bunch of tools that can be applied on top of your visual storytelling piece: Background audio looping seamlessly between multiple pages, autoplay for videos and audios, fade in delay for text and interactive tools for non-linear narratives with multiple storylines.

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October 26, 2016

Wanted for the frontend: Translations!

So far Pageflow’s frontend can be displayed in 8 languages. We’d like to enable further languages and are searching for contributors, translating 69 hints, like „Scroll down to continue“, „Chapter“ or „Volume“. Of course we will offer a reward for the effort: For each complete translation we give away a one-year „Run“ plan in return, free […]

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September 06, 2016

New Navigation Bar and Player Controls

With this update Pageflow features a new navigation bar and another set of player controls for video, audio, before/after and 360 panoramic images, which extends the former appearance with fresh frontend elements. We’ve not only redesigned our website, a new backend layout comes with this update as well.

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June 07, 2016

Pageflow Update 0.10.0

Pageflow now provides new tools to create complex, non-linear stories. Using “Storylines” enables you to build as many branches from the main storyline as you need so that users can use different ways to immerse into your story. For every branch, you can easily define the target page of the new „Back Button“ or where […]

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April 04, 2016

Pageflow’s media management

Regardless of which format your images, audios and videos are:  Pageflow processes all common media files* in the best way. Images are automatically converted into suitable sizes and formats, to ensure, that the mobile version of a story works as fluent, as the maximum desktop version on fast internet connections.

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February 18, 2016

Interactive charts via Datawrapper

To enable the use of charts and maps, Pageflow collaborates with Datawrapper, an online tool to visualize data. Datawrapper provides an exclusive theme now, that is customized for the use in Pageflow stories.

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February 09, 2016

New: Embed Pageflow stories via iframe

You can easily embed Pageflow stories via iframe. Just use the following code and paste your account name and title of your entry:

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December 01, 2015

New page type for non linear stories

Finally our new page type “Hotspot” is ready. It combines panoramic images and movies with active click areas. Besides a wider view “Hotspots” enable more interaction and new storylines as well. With each Hotspot areas can be marked, linked and animated. Hotspots can play audio files, link to other pages within a story and can […]

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October 27, 2015

Pagefow Update 0.9.0

Within the last days we have installed an update and provided Pageflow with 5 new functions: Copy stories  Simply duplicate stories within each entry page. That might be useful to create templates, when you want to have different versions with only a few variations or translations.

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