Get Your Facebook Memories Printed in Less than 60 Seconds With PastBook For Facebook Photo Book App
PastBook’s new PastBook for Facebook Photo Book App automagically turns your Facebook Timeline Photos into a beautiful digital or physical book in one easy tap.
25 FEBRUARY 2016, AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS
SummaryPastBook’s new PastBook for Facebook Photo Book App automagically turns your Facebook Timeline Photos into a beautiful digital or physical book in one easy tap.
Amsterdam, February 25, 2016 – PastBook (https://www.pastbook.com), the premier experts in social memories preservation, today announced the release of PastBook for Facebook Photo Book - an app that enables its users to instantly collect their Facebook moments in a photo book – to store digitally or turn into a beautiful hardbound keepsake, with one easy tap.
Available now on the Apple App Store or online via the Web, PastBook for Facebook helps to bring social memories from online to offline on the go, in less than 60 seconds. The app automagically arranges users' Facebook photos based on the time range that they set, making it possible to create photo albums that feature a particular story: a birthday party, a one-month trip, or the first year of a new family member. Photo books range in price from USD $29 – $120, depending on size, and are being offered at a 30 percent discount in honor of the launch of PastBook for Facebook. Watch a brief video here to see how easy PastBook for Facebook Photo Book is to use.
According to the recent report released by Facebook, the social network has more than 1 billion monthly active mobile users, and 526 million users access Facebook solely from their cell phones. With these numbers in mind, PastBook decided to bring its frictionless experience of the photo books creation to mobile. Last December the company released My Year - the app that compiles an entire year of Facebook or Instagram photos into a beautiful digital or physical photo book. The app immediately received a great response from the users: 40+K app downloads, 100+K Year Books Created (37% of which were shared on Facebook). These results proved that people are searching for a way to create photo books out of their social memories on the go. PastBook doubled up its daily revenues with My Year app, leading the company to reach €1M+ Run Revenue.
The main feature request from the users after the launch of My Year was the possibility to set a custom time range, up to the exact date, and that’s the reason behind the launch of this first version of PastBook for Facebook app. The company is already working on implementing more features that will allow users to create books from Facebook Pages and Groups, with the same frictionless experience. A version for Instagram only will also come out in March.
The books are easily customizable and can be also accessed from the web. Photo books are printed on silky, high-quality thick paper, and can include up to 1,000 photos on 500 pages. PastBook for Facebook taps into the natural nostalgia and desire to preserve memories and experiences, helping users create a precious keepsake that immortalizes their social experiences.
"PastBook encourages social media enthusiasts to move beyond simply recording their daily lives, allowing them to permanently preserve their thoughts, memories and photos. I’ve never created a photo book in my life before starting this company, because I never had time for that. Now with PastBook I can simply turn the last 10 years of the Life Moments I shared on Facebook into a photo book with a simple push of a button – and I’m done in 60 seconds. There is no need to spend hours gathering photos and materials, tracking down digital files, writing endless captions and journal entries, or trying to choose between a vast array of layout, font, background and color options. PastBook for Facebook Photo Book app does it all for you in one easy step."
- Stefano Cutello, CEO and founder of PastBook
Download PastBook for Facebook Photo Book now in the Apple App Store or access it online via the Web. Android users will have full access to the PastBook for Facebook experience later this year (they can use the responsive web version until then).
The full PastBook press kit can be accessed here.
PastBook (https://www.pastbook.com) is the expert resource for memory preservation. Founded in 2012, PastBook specializes in turning social media memories into high-quality, hassle-free photo books. The company developed PastBook for Facebook Photo Book in 2016; an app geared specifically for mobile users, that collects Facebook photos and creates a high quality digital or printed photo book in less than 60 seconds.
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About the company: https://www.pastbook.com
Founded in 2012 in Amsterdam, as part of RockStart Accelerator (https://www.rockstart.com), PastBook has been named one of the ‘Hottest startup’s in Amsterdam” by Wired, nominated as “Rising Star” by Deloitte (Fast50) and listed as one of the “Top 5 Fastest Growing Tech Companies” by TheNextWeb (Tech5). It has also been featured by Facebook as Success Story.
PastBook is on a mission to help people preserve and relive memories, that are nowadays scattered between social networks and devices, by offering the most frictionless experience to create a beautiful photo book in seconds.
PastBook’s Intelligent Instant Photo Book platform automatically and intelligently selects the best photos from designated and instantly arranges them into a beautiful photo book, ready to be printed.
About the founder
Stefano Cutello – CEO
Former technical leader and scrum master at eBay Italy and entrepreneur since the age of 18, he came up with the idea of creating PastBook when browsing through a family photo album with his father. Having realized that he would not be able to recollect his own memories saved all over the Internet so easily, he decided to provide a platform for that.
In order to fully commit to the idea, he quit his job at eBay, relocated to Amsterdam, while having put all of his property in Italy for sale: his car, his motorbike and his house too.
Agile by definition, passionate about everything that has to do with technology, lateral thinker and an innate product developer. His motto: "hard work is the way to success".