NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global provider of commercial digital imagery, today announced the launch of an Android mobile app. Following the release of Shutterstock's award-winning iOS app, the Android mobile app expands the Company's mobile offering and allows customers to search for images on the go.
"Given the growing percentage of mobile traffic and the reach of Android devices worldwide, Shutterstock's Android app is another way we're simplifying image search for our customers," said VP of International, Gerd Mittmann.
"We've found mobile to be an increasingly important platform for designers and marketers to search and discover beautiful imagery. They use these devices in brainstorming sessions, at night or on the go," said VP of Product Wyatt Jenkins.
With the Shutterstock Android app, users can:
- Browse Shutterstock's library of photos, illustrations and vectors
- Search by keyword to find images of any subject
- See unique content curated by Shutterstock editors
- Curate and share image lightboxes
In the past year Shutterstock has seen mobile usage more than triple, now accounting for approximately 10 percent of all site traffic.
Shutterstock's Android app can be downloaded for free in the Google Play store. More information about the Android app can be found on the Shutterstock blog.
Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations and videos to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 40,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds tens of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 30 million images available.
Headquartered in New York City, with offices in Berlin, Chicago, London, and San Francisco, Shutterstock has customers in more than 150 countries. The company also owns Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media agency; Offset, a high-end image collection; and Skillfeed, an online marketplace for learning.
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