SOURCE: Mixbook


June 07, 2012 08:30 ET

Mixbook Launches New Editor Features

New Photo Features Make Mixbook Easier to Use and More Customizable Than Ever

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 7, 2012) - Mixbook, the online photo book service that offers the most customizable photo books, photo cards, and photo calendars on the planet, announced today new Editor features that make Mixbook easier to use and even more customizable. Users can now customize their Mixbook with Instagram, the leading photo-sharing app on iPhone and Android devices. Mixbook also announced 1-Click Photo Upload, Photo Preview, and Photo Smart Guide features.

"We always strive to make our functions as accessible and user-friendly as possible. We're very excited about our Instagram integration and the additional social networking capabilities it will bring to users," said CEO Andrew Laffoon.

New Mixbook Editor Features:

  • Instagram Photos - The fun and easy way to snap a picture and transform its look and feel to share on Facebook, Twitter, and now, directly upload photos into your Mixbook account.
    • Securely connect to your Instagram account and access all of your photos.
    • It's quick and easy to instantly upload all of your fun and exciting photos.
    • Follow us on Instagram for fun photo updates at mixbookteam.
  • 1-Click Photo Upload - It's faster than ever to get your photos into Mixbook.
    • Now every placeholder photo will show a button that allows you to instantly upload any photo from your computer for use in your Mixbook photo book, card, or calendar.
    • Enables users to easily place any of their photos as layout backgrounds with a simple click of the "Photo background fill" button, which automatically positions and trims your photo.
  • Photo Previews - What were once small versions of your photos are now large previews, making it easier than ever to select exactly the photo you want to place into your project.
    • When you hover your mouse over a photo in the tray, a preview will appear that makes it easier to select just the right photo. It's simple and instantaneous.
    • When you drag your photo to the Mixbook page, the preview quickly gets out of the way.
  • Photo Smart Guides - Design layout smart tools to auto align your photos in a Mixbook photo book, card, or calendar.
    • Every time you add photos, stickers, or text to your Mixbook photo book you'll be able to vertically or horizontally align your photos.
    • The easy way to guarantee your photo is truly centered!

For more information go to Mixblog, which explains all of the latest and revamped features making your Mixbook and photo upload experience that much more enjoyable.

This month Mixbook is hosting a national Dad's Got Talent contest. Upload a photo of dad's hidden talent, and rally for votes to win the $1,500 grand prize. Mixbook has a range of fantastic customizable Father's Day-themed photo books available, averaging $19.99/photo book. For more information or to start your Father's Day photo book, card, or calendar today, visit

About Mixbook
Mixbook ( makes memories interactive and real. The company has created patent-pending technologies for platforms that let millions of users around the world quickly and easily create obsessively customizable photo books, cards, calendars, and more. The company's intuitive online software democratizes design, allowing everyone to create masterpieces that can instantly be shared for free on the web or purchased as high-quality printed products. Mixbook's team is pioneering social-visual design realization, meaning projects take shape simply and organically. The results are timelessly elegant, infinitely and intensely personalized, and always on the mark. Try Mixbook today at!/mixbook

Contact Information

  • For more information, please contact:

    Alexis Valerio
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