New subscribers, New profits.

For 3 years our Anvil publishing platform has consistently delivered new subscribers and new profits to news and magazine publishers. Powered by WordPress, our industry-leading metered paywall, award-winning issue publisher, and connected iOS and Android apps can do the same for you.

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Publishers are finding success on Anvil

Take a moment to look at a few amazing success stories:

Tea Journey Magazine

After launch added 1500 new digital subscriptions

Modern Drummer

1000’s of new subscribers after launch

Harvard’s The Practice

Harvard’s latest publication achieves “Significantly more subscriptions”

Einstein Magazine

We help Einstein Magazine win a 1st place Folio Design Award

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Let us handle the tech

Joining Anvil is Easy

Are you looking to migrate from another platform, upgrade your current WordPress publication, or build a new publication from scratch? Why not get in touch to find out what’s possible?

We excel at building profitable subscription-driven publications for news and magazine publishers.


Complete managed digital publication solution
  • · Fully Managed Amazon S3 Hosting
  • · ZEEN101 Software Licenses
  • · All Software Updates and Bug-fixes
  • · Active Basecamp Project Management
  • · 30 Minutes of Development Hours per Month
  • · Really Nice Humans to Work With
  • · No tied hands. You will have access to all your content, subscribers, website files, backups, everything
  • Our ANVIL Plan is perfect for the publisher tired of struggling with the tech and looking to streamline their operation


Your own account manager + more hours
  • · Includes ANVIL PUBLISHER Plan
  • · Dedicated Account Manager
  • · 3+ More Development Hours
  • · Service Level Agreement
  • CUSTOM SOLUTIONS for your growing publication. We'll design a support package especially for you.

Add-on: iOS and Android Apps

Your WordPress content, issues, subscribers, & paywall seamlessly integrate with your iOS and Android apps
  • · Publish content to Apple and Android devices automatically in one WordPress dashboard
  • · Apps integrated with your paywall for easy subscriber management
  • · Send push notifications and manage ads from WordPress
  • · Offline sync allows readers access when they have no internet
  • · We take care of all app development, submissions, and necessary updates
  • iOS/Android app construction: $2,495 one time

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Pushing Digital Publishing Forward

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