Ridermagazine.com launches mobile application
March 16, 2010
Filed under Features
MAPLE GROVE, MINN. – Rider magazine, a sister publication of Powersports Businss that covers street bike and touring motorcycles, launched its new mobile application – Rider Mobile Alerts. It sends exclusive, weekly updates and articles directly to a user’s mobile device.
“Our new Rider Mobile Alerts make it easy for any motorcyclist to receive the most up-to-date, exclusive information about all things touring, travel and adventure on two wheels pushed to their mobile phone every week,” Greg Drevenstedt, road test editor for Rider, said in the press release. “Even better, those who sign up get this information before it hits our Web site or the magazine.”
The alerts will include brief features about and photos of new bikes, innovative products, industry insiders and two-wheeled touring destinations. “We strive to deliver ‘motorcycling at its best’ to our Rider readers every issue and every day on our Web site,” stated Drevenstedt. “With these new alerts, we can provide even more for our dedicated riders every week.”
Motorcycle enthusiasts also can connect with other riders through social networking tools like Facebook and Twitter via Ridermagazine.com to post opinions and share articles with other riders across the country. The site also includes the popular, robust reader Forums and Blog – the places to read timely posts from Rider magazine staff, contributors, industry insiders and riders.