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PhotoQueue.com Joins Digithrive!

PhotoQueue.com LogoSan Diego, CA – I’m happy to announce that the first phase of our PhotoQueue.com integration is complete. PhotoQueue is now officially a Digithrive-supported product!

PhotoQueue allows photographers to schedule automatic photo uploads to Flickr, 500px, and iPernity. This essential tool helps photographers “be everywhere” and gain increased exposure for their work. Social media is about building relationships, but being ever-present and maintaining a constant stream of new content is time consuming. With PhotoQueue, photographers can eliminate the grunt work and focus on interacting with their audiences, building stronger relationships, and expanding their networks.

In this first phase of the integration we focused on under-the-hood improvements. :

  • We migrated to a more powerful server
  • We updated the code behind the Dropbox integration to be more reliable
  • We fixed some bugs related to uploading images to Flickr
  • We streamlined the sign-up experience to make it easier to sign up and get started with PhotoQueue
  • We switched to a new payment processor that allows for more flexible payment options

Phase two of the integration starts next week. This phase will bring several new features that PhotoQueue fans have requested:

  • “Publish Now” feature for those times when you’ve absolutely positively got to post something right this minute. This will allow PhotoQueue users to select an image and upload it immediately.
  • New features for  changing the order of photos in a queue. PhotoQueue users will be able to manually change the ordering of photos in a queue or shuffle the whole queue to randomize the post order.
  • “One-Off” scheduling feature to allow users to schedule a particular image to be uploaded at a certain date and time, rather than as part of a queue.

This is a significant milestone for Digithrive, and for me personally. As a photographer, I know how important is it to get your stuff out there. I created the first version of PhotoQueue in 2013 to help photographers get attention for their work on major photo sharing sites. But after joining Digithrive I became too busy with the day-to-day running of the company to continue improving the site. I’m delighted to be able to bring PhotoQueue into Digithrive and give it the attention it deserves.

Check it out, and hit me up on Twitter or Facebook. I’m looking forward to hearing about your experiences with PhotoQueue.

Jason Weddington
CEO, Digithrive Inc.
Founder, PhotoQueue.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PhotoQueue
Twitter: @jasonweddington or @photo_queue

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