|[July 25, 2014]
HGTV Features More Show and Designer Photography in Updated Folio App
NEW YORK --(Business Wire)--
HGTV fans now have an easier way to discover design inspiration from
their favorite HGTV shows and hosts, as well as America's best
professional designers with the newly updated HGTV Folio App. Available
in the App
Store for free download on Apple (News - Alert) iPad, HGTV Folio offers a seemingly
endless stream of beautiful room photography, curated photo galleries
and smart style guides selected by the experts at HGTV and is the
perfect place to indulge in design inspiration at home or on the go.
"We're very excited to give our TV fans the ability to search for room
photography from their favorite shows and HGTV hosts," said Vikki Neil,
senior vice president and general manager, digital. "It's one of the
many ways HGTV continues to provide great inspiration and solutions for
New features to the app include a 'Shows' tab that offers curated
galleries of rooms from favorite HGTV shows and hosts such as the
Property Brothers, Sabrina Soto and Cousins Anthony Carrino and John
Colaneri. Room-by-room tours of the latest HGTV Dream Home, HGTV Smart
Home and Urban Oasis are also available. Users will continue to enjoy
the easy sharing capabilities and photo organization-searchable by room,
color and keyword, as well as the regular addition of new galleries.
In addition, HGTV Folio provides the stories behind the projects and
helpful design tips from the professionals through hotspots and photo
captions. Bios and social media links are available for users who want
to learn more about the designers behind each project.
Whether users want to find the perfect look for their next room remodel,
learn new ways to incorporate a favorite color into a space, share
favorite looks with friends or help identify designs they love, HGTV
Folio gives fans the tools they need to discover their decorating style
and find design inspiration from HGTV's experts.
About Scripps Networks Digital
Scripps Networks Digital is a diversified multi-platform programmer that
delights millions daily with award-winning content in the home, food and
lifestyle categories. Scripps Networks Digital's websites-HGTV.com,
CookingChannelTV.com, GACTV.com, Food.com, Food2.com, FrontDoor.com,
HGTVGardens.com and HGTVRemodels.com-are powered by engaging content,
interactive tools and social spaces that take fans of Scripps Networks
cable brands further into the story and offer online users information
and inspiration to fuel their passions. SN Digital also distributes
content to mobile and online partners, providing lifestyle solutions
virtually anywhere, anytime.
America's leading home and lifestyle brand, HGTV features a top-rated
cable network that is distributed to more than 96 million U.S.
households and HGTV.com,
the premier source for home-related inspiration, instruction and
entertainment, attracts more than six million people each month. The
brand also includes the HGTV HOME™ consumer products line which
showcases exclusive collections of paint, flooring, lighting, furniture,
plants, fabrics and other home-oriented products. For more information
on HGTV HOME branded products and to find a retailer, go to www.hgtvhome.com.
In partnership with Hearst Magazines, the HGTV Magazine, a home and
lifestyle publication, is currently available on newsstands. Viewers can
become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts
Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., HGTV is wholly owned by Scripps
Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI).
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