Pursuitist readers, after weeks of testing out our awesome new responsive design, we’re officially announcing the new web site design in the below press release. Also, there’s reason to celebrate, The Pursuitist Facebook Page now has over 50,000 Facebook Fans. We’re flattered! As always, thanks for reading and being a Pursuitist. Here’s the official news:
Pursuitist – the premiere luxury lifestyle blog online at http://pursuitist.com – has unveiled an exciting new HD design. Featuring a responsive web site design that is viewable on all devices, from desktop computers to tablets and smartphones, the new site also showcases large photography and lush imagery.
“As a curated list of the good things in life, featuring acclaimed writers sharing their favorite travel destinations, restaurants, experiences and luxury brands, we have created a new and improved destination,” said Christopher Parr, Founder and Editor-In-Chief of Pursuitist. “With larger photography and a design that’s clean, simple and elegant, the beautiful new web site engages our readers and gives our stories and reviews a more powerful impact.”
In addition, the Pursuitist Facebook Page at http://facebook.com/luxury has surpassed over 50,000 affluent Facebook fans. The international followers reside in the wealthiest metropolitan cities, including Paris, New York, Rome, Los Angeles, London and Tokyo. “The Pursuitist Facebook Page is an amazing destination for our readers to follow us, become engaged and share the good things in life. Our social media mission is to inspire, educate and motivate our readers to interact. Pursuitist’s rich content resonates with our friends on Facebook,” added Parr.
Luxury fashion brands featured in editorial include Prada, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, Hermès, Gucci, Versace, Alexander McQueen, Chanel, Dior, Fendi and Roberto Cavalli.
The editors highlight incredible luxury destinations, including Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts, Ritz-Carlton Hotels, Disneyworld’s Grand Floridian, InterContinental Resorts, Conrad Hotels, The Plaza and the Waldorf Astoria. Bentley, BMW, Lexus, Bugatti, Porsche, Rolls-Royce, Audi, Lamborghini, Jaguar and Mercedes-Benz are a few of the luxury auto brands that are covered on the site.
On the web at: http://pursuitist.com
Bio: Christopher Parr, of Pursuitist and Parr Interactive, is an award-winning 10-year luxury marketing veteran, a frequent speaker at interactive marketing conferences and a pioneer in web publishing. In 1996, Michael Wolff’s NetGuide named Parr’s inaugural online magazine Cybermad as “The Best Site of the Year” at MacWorld.
Since 1995, the Internet marketing leader has launched numerous successful web projects, viral videos and online marketing campaigns for Fortune 500 companies. In addition to creating blogging and buzz marketing platforms, his company provides digital marketing services, web design strategies and social media solutions. He holds an MFA from Brandeis University and a BA from Viterbo College. Visit http://www.parrinteractive.com to learn more.