Beautifully simple storytelling

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Built for storytellers

Shorthand is a digital storytelling platform for teams in marketing, communications, and media. Build stunning, interactive stories for the web without relying on a team of developers.

  • No code required

    Say goodbye to developer bottlenecks and escalating costs with our human-friendly story editor.

  • Always responsive

    Shorthand stories are designed to render beautifully across mobile, tablets, and desktop.

  • On brand

    Let our designers build a custom theme for your stories, with your brand fonts, colours, logos, and more.

Join the world's leading storytelling teams

Media, marketing, and communications professionals trust Shorthand.

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  • BBC logo
  • Dow Jones logo
  • Sky News logo
  • Business Insider logo
  • University of Houston logo
  • University of Queensland logo
  • TripAdvisor
  • Médecins Sans Frontières logo
  • Save The Children logo
  • UNDP logo
  • UNICEF logo
  • World Vision logo
  • UK Parliament logo
  • European Council logo
  • Greater London Authority logo
  • World Health Organisation logo
  • Honda logo
  • RELX logo
  • Penguin logo

Get better results

Delight your readers — and your KPIs, whatever your metric.

Increase engagement, audience loyalty, and click-through rate. Shorthand stories are a proven solution.

Tell stories at scale

Shorthand has solutions for every team, from one-off brand campaigns to high-volume enterprise publishing.

We are enterprise-ready, with ISO27001 certification and SOC2 compliance.

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“Shorthand delivers amazing results for Honda. In our first year, our dwell time was up 85%, and the click-through rate was up 47%
Nick Bennett | Honda UK

The world’s most engaging feature stories are built with Shorthand.