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In 2008, we started creating custom digital magazines in Flash and ActionScript as a replacement for print magazines. As a result, beautiful and engaging magazines were created, but these were very labor intensive and costly with each magazine taking 150 to 200 hours to build and would require a designer, developer, and marketer to get done.

digital magazines

Responsive publications

With the introduction of the iPad in 2010, which didn’t support Flash, we started searching for an HTML5 alternative. We wanted to produce our magazines in a more efficient way but couldn't find a tool that delivered what we needed. With mobile browsing rapidly increasing, the demand for an inherently responsive solution was never greater. After an exhausting search, we decided to take it into our own hands - and decided to build it in-house.

User-friendly tool

This is where Instant Magazines was born. We created a user-friendly tool that democratized beautiful web publications. In 2013, we launched our platform and gained our initial two clients in our first week. Fast forward to today, and we have we amassed 1,000+ clients in 36 countries with our roster growing daily. Set on expansion, we grew from our headquarters in Amsterdam to opening an office in Frankfurt, London, and most recently New York. Our tool allows anyone with content (text, image, and video) to create high-end agency level output in an afternoon - all without the need for a developer or a designer.

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Meet the people behind
Instant magazine

Martijn Senden

Front-end Pioneer

Martijn pushes us to new frontiers by developing our editor. He ensures we are up to speed with the newest technologies and finds the best ways to use them.

Nicole Kenter

Agency Development Representative

Nicole advises our agencies and guides them during their first steps in the world of digital publishing.

Jonna Braam

Customer Solutions Provider

Jonna is there for you all day. She has the answer to every possible support question you might have.

Geoffrey Stekelenburg

The Dark Coder

Geoffrey is part of our back-end team. Together with his beloved pet Russell, he masters the Force to guard over our API.

Tom Schoorstra

Customer Success Intern

Tom may watch too much Netflix in his free time, but he's certainly no average Joe. Using advanced research techniques, he uncovers new ways for our customers to succeed.



Our beloved office pet. Russell always silently monitors all our office escapades.

Barry Tielkes

Javascript Guru

As Javascript Guru Barry creates new features for our editor (WYSIWYG!) and awesome stuff for publications.

Sean Filidis


Copywriter and content machine gun, Sean owns our customer journey and makes sure the right people see the right messages at just the right time.

Maaike Dirks-Tempel


Are you using Instant Magazine to build awesome publications? Then Maaike is here to help you leverage the potential of our tool as much as possible.

Michiel Schouten

Head of Marketing

Michiel leads our team of self-directed marketing professionals. He and his team work their butt off to transform potential users into engaged Instant Magazine ambassadors.

Jean-Pierre Rostane

QA engineer

As QA engineer Jean-Pierre is the test pilot of our source code. He makes sure every update to our editor is in order and test everything he can get his hands on.

Ninette Miedema

Head of Finance

As Head of Finance Ninette is responsible for all the financial processes of our clients. From payments of clients to setting the right targets, she does it all!

Tom de Jonge

Front-end Magician

Tom uses his magical design skills to make projects come to life. He designs the front-end of the edtior and creates publications.

Erwin Verdonk

Full Stack Developer

As a full-stack developer, Erwin does not mind getting his hands dirty on anything software development related. He also has a strong focus towards automation and efficiency.

Femke Bos

Management assistant

As our management assistant Femke is our peacekeeper at the office. She ensures that we are well equipped and makes sure everything runs as smooth as it possibly can!

Fabian de Bakker

Creative Mind

Fabian's main focus is enhancing the user experience of our tool by creating the best designs possible. Artist, designer, creative mind: Fabian is all of it and more.

Stephan Heeger

Search Marketer

Stephan is dedicated to creating effective online marketing campaigns. He is the mastermind behind our search efforts.

Sabrina Beer

Key Account Director

Sabrina works hard to understand our clients' needs and provide them with the best possible solutions. And if they're ever not satisfied, she takes them out to lunch.

Arinda Loef

Customer Success Manager

Arinda is committed to ensure that our clients use our tool as successfully as possible by providing advice on strategy, distribution, statistics and much more.

Chiel de Leeuw

Growth Marketer

Chiel is responsible for analyzing and improving our online marketing campaigns. He also has a love-hate relationship with data.

Douglas van Oijen

Head of Growth

Douglas focuses on the growth of our company. He guides our sales offices around the globe but also loves to advise clients by giving demos of our tool, sharing awesome examples and showing all possible applications

Ilse Kruitwagen


Ilse is the proactive type. She'll have the answer to your support issue before you even know what the question is.

Suki Bains


Suki advises and guides our clients by giving demos of our tool, sharing awesome examples and showing all possible applications.

Daniel Knoppers

Product owner

Daniel is the bridge between business and development. He translates wishes to our backlog, sets the right priorities and is the master of our roadmap.

Hester Pollemans

Project Manager

Hester manages internal and external projects and coordinates our Creative Services. She eats deadlines for breakfast, both for clients and colleagues.

James McBriar

Sales Director (UK)

James is our Sales Director in the United Kingdom. He advises clients by giving demos of our tool, sharing awesome examples and showing all possible applications.

Joost Galama

Co-Founder / CTO

Joost is co-owner of Instant Magazine. The technical mastermind behind our innovation. He designed the back-end as well as the front-end.

Maaike Schoe

Penny processor

Maaike is our Penny Processor and responsible for administration. The entire process, from every entry to the financial reporting. Process them pennies.

Roëll Bakker

Agency Growth Manager

Roëll focuses on the growth of our company. He advises clients by giving demos of our tool, sharing awesome examples and showing all possible applications.

Daan Reijnders

Co-Founder / CEO

Daan is initiator and co-owner of Instant Magazine. Based on demand, Daan seamlessly incorporated concept and execution. He has years of experience in offline to online transitions.

Lilian Timmers

Editorial Designer

As Editorial Designer Lilian supports and advises clients about designing their digital publications. She also works on writing blogs and other texts for our website.

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We're always looking for new talent to join our team. Check the jobs below our team or get in touch!

Tricia Persaud

Business Development Princess (US)

Tricia is well-versed in our customers' needs and has a real knack for persuasion. Legend has it she once sold a bicycle to a fish.

Magdalena Zawiślak


From invoicing to payment processing, Magdalena follows up with clients making sure the cash keeps flowing and the lights stay on.

Dennis Looijenga

Engagement Officer

Dennis is our online marketer and makes sure that we engage with our (potential) clients in the best possible way.

Cesurhan Uygun


Ces is our React.js enthusiast. As a Front-end, he makes sure to support development by using cutting edge technologies.

Bart Brinkman

King of Code

A developer who can write code and (with his degree in Information Science) he is an expert in setting up business processes. Rightfully the King of Code!

Sven Roeterdink


Kitesurfer in the weekends, developer on the weekdays. Skillfully masters both the waves and our code.

Billie van der Pol


Billie, our intern, puts his video game addiction to good use in designing some of the most engaging digital publications on the internet.

Dylan George

PHP Jedi

Together with the King of Code, Dylan makes sure our back-end uses the latest techniques and is ready for the next step.

Yvonne Brugman


As ‘Kickstarter’ Yvonne helps our clients with building digital publications. From concept to creation!

Melvin van Gent

Front-end Ninja

Melvin is part of our front-end team and works on our new Drag & Drop editor. He makes sure our editor is as intuitive and user-friendly as it can be.

Tim Arisz


Tim makes sure the immersive publications our customers create come with a user experience that's friendly and intuitive. Also, he's our GIF master.

Christopher Sorge

Sales Director (US)

Christopher is our Sales Director in the United States. He advises clients by giving demos of our tool, sharing awesome examples and showing all possible applications.

Join our team!
We're looking for:

Quality Assurance Engineer

As a QA Engineer you’re the test pilot for our source code. You’re the gatekeeper, validating each step in a SCRUM environment before any code gets to production.

Location: Amsterdam

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Customer Support Hero

You offer support to our customers who use our platform via telephone, e-mail and chat. You quickly get them back on track by familiarizing them with our tool and its features.

Location: Amsterdam

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Digital Designer

It's your mission to push the limits of visual probability and deliver top designs for both our customers and our internal projects.

Location: Amsterdam

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Mid/Senior PHP Developer

PHP developer ready for your next step? How about dedicated work on our amazing content management platform, Instant Magazine?

Location: Amsterdam

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Business Development Representative (USA)

We're looking for a rockstar with experience in all parts of the sales funnel to join us in our New York office.

Location: New York

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We our looking for a senior javascript developer. Help us improve our WYSIWYG editor and ingrations with various API's

Location: Amsterdam

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Inside Sales Professional

As Inside Sales Professional you’ll be responsible for outbound prospecting of accounts across various verticals.

Location: Amsterdam

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Online Marketing Intern

We’re looking for an Online Marketing Intern. You should be independent, passionate, have experience with online marketing and be especially eager to learn.

Location: Amsterdam

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Customer Success manager (USA)

You'll empower our clients in the USA to create successful cases with digital content. With your expertise, you'll give our clients a head start and make sure they achieve their goals.

Location: New York

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