Grow your publication into a digital profit engine

Our WordPress powered publishing platform promotes effective digital strategy and delivers new paying subscribers. With an industry-leading metered paywall, award-winning issue publisher, ready-to-go iOS and Android apps, and our revolutionary hands-off ad platform... We make digital publishing easy and profitable.

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Helping Publishers Grow

Every article you publish needs to rank in search, share easily in social, look great on mobile, and help you convert paying subscribers. Take a moment to look at how we accomplished this with a few amazing success stories:

modern drummer case study

Daily Double-Digit Subscriber Growth

40 year old Modern Drummer magazine has added 1000’s of new paid digital subscribers since launching on Anvil this year and is seeing an increase in print subscriptions.

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Apps Power 50% of New Subscriptions

Tea Journey is the 3rd-most-funded Kickstarter publication ever. After launching on Anvil it immediately added 1500 new paid digital subscriptions. 50% signed up through our iOS and Android app platform.

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From 0 to 1000 New Organic Subscribers

In the months since Small Boat Monthly switched to Leaky Paywall, the number of organic subscriptions has gone from zero to four digits, with more added daily.

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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 server
  • - All ZEEN101 software license
  • - All software updates
  • - Speed tuning to deliver your content faster
  • - Priority support & active project management to keep your publication growing
  • -No tied hands. You will have access to all your content, subscribers, website files, backups, everything
  • · We set you up on our Anvil virtual private server for blazing fast site performance
  • - Fully managed server: We handle all hosting needs giving you a fast and stable platform so you can focus on your content
  • - Service Level Agreement
  • - Our ANVIL platform is perfect for the publisher tired of struggling with the tech and looking to move to the next level.
  • CUSTOM SOLUTIONS for your growing publication. We'll design a support package especially for you.

Add-on: iOS and Android Apps

iOS and Android apps seamlessly integrated with your WordPress content, issues, subscribers, & paywall
  • · Publish content to Apple and Android mobile devices automatically in one WordPress dashboard
  • · Mobile apps integrated with your paywall for easy subscriber management
  • · Send push notifications to your readers directly from WordPress
  • · Manage mobile ads from your dashboard
  • · 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

Awesome stuff we are doing with publishers