Korean startup WeBudding known as Asia’s largest digital stationery service for tablet users have announced a content partnership agreement with GoodNotes 5. The app GoodNotes 5 is a popular free digital paper app which is used by millions of user worldwide. In this partnership the Korean startup WeBudding will be offering digital note templates, sticker images, planners and much more in the GoodNotes 5 app. WeBudding will be receiving exclusive distribution rights in the Korean market.
WeBudding and GoodNotes 5 partnership
WeBudding provides content for tablet writing apps in categories of templates like planners, sticker images, notebooks. They also provide secondary creation by other WeBudding users known as digital stationeries. The platform helps users to easily find digital stationary products which suits their preferences by using their hashtag feature or the AI-based personalized content recommendations.
This will be a great move by WeBudding for expansion into the global market. It has already over 400,000 content downloads and over 2,000 global creators are selling more than 15,000 products in their platform. More than 10,000 digital stationery products are sold monthly. This partnership will be beneficial to both the companies as GoodNotes 5 users will get access to wider variety of engaging template content, whereas WeBudding will be expanding its reach into the global audience.
From 10th March 2023, content from the WeBudding creators was launched in the GoodNotes 5 app. Now GoodNotes 5 app users can easily purchase content from WeBudding creators in the pop up shop in the GoodNotes 5 app. The GoodNotes 5 app is mainly available on iPhone and iPad app stores, although the beta service is recently launched for both Android and Windows platforms. GoodNotes 5 is one of the most widely used digital paper apps. It helps users to streamline their digital note-taking experience with ease.
CEO of Noutecompany(manages WeBudding platform) Donghwan Shin is excited to partner with GoodNotes 5 to offer their users more engaging and diverse template content. Their plan is to provide various value added content to tablet users like the K-Pop merchandise content for catering the needs of wide range of users. The Noutecompany successfully completed pre-series A funding round which raised KRW 2.2 billion (USD $1.66 million approx) from investors which include Capstone Partners, Strong Ventures and Schmidt. Noutecompany’s growth has also been recognized by Ministery of SMEs and Startups’ Technology Investment Program, TIPS.
This partnership between WeBudding and GoodNotes 5 is an exciting opportunity for the digital stationery industry. It will help the users to get more engaging and diverse template content and WeBudding will be expanding their reach to a global audience. This will be a great opportunity of the GoodNotes 5 users to user the variety of templates from WeBudding.