It is very easy to get distracted when reading content on the Web, which is a problem that the Longform mobile app aims to remedy.
Longform is a smart reading app for iOS devices. The app is free and aims to filter out all distractions from content in order to deliver in-depth articles to readers. Through the app, users can follow specific writers and magazines in order to get notified when those writers and publishers distribute new content. Moreover, every article on Longform is available for offline reading.
It is important to note that the app hosts a catalog of more than 1,000 publishers and 200,000 articles. Users can also use the app to bookmark content for later reading, share their favorite articles and read articles recommended by friends. Articles available on Longform are typically around 1,500 words or longer. That said, users that are following a particular writer will also be shown articles that are around 1,000 words or longer.