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Publishers Australia Appoints Management Partner


28 May 2014

Publishers Australia yesterday announced the appointment of publishing and events business Focal Attractions as Publishers Australia's management partner...
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Tech Savvy Millennials Take Over Spending From Boomers


26 May 2014

For marketers, Millennials are the most important generation to come along in the last 100 years, according to a recent Adroit Digital study. This group...
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Publishers Need to Collaborate with Content


26 May 2014

Consumers' appetite for content on a 24-hour basis is at an all-time high, and many publishers are struggling to keep up. Most are experimenting with a...
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For Marketing Planning 50 Years Out


26 May 2014

According to a new national survey by the Pew Research Center and Smithsonian magazine, the American public anticipates that the coming half-century will...
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Programmatic Advertising Set to Capture More Ad Budgets


26 May 2014

The use of data-driven software to automate online advertising, already a fast-growing phenomenon known as programmatic buying, is on the cusp of taking...
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Youth Market Sound Off About Instagram, Apple, Amazon, eBay


11 Apr 2014

It will take "smart acquisitions" and innovative technologies to keep the interest of youth as they grow into adults, per a Piper Jaffray survey...
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Blue Star's Augmented Reality Division, a Game Changer


11 Apr 2014

Australia's biggest sheetfed printer Blue Star who last week announced its merger with IPMG will develop it's augmented reality division based on the emerging...
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Twitter Set To Launch New Ad Types to Media Buyers


11 Apr 2014

In addition to its familiar promoted tweets, trends and accounts, the company will soon be exhibiting up to 15 new ad formats to media buyers. This is poised...
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China's Media, Tech Spend to Rocket 13 per cent


11 Apr 2014

Although China's overall economy may have some slowing growth, China's media economy will continue to climb at double-digit percentages in the near term.

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Key to Content Marketing - Trusted Third Party Information


11 Apr 2014

According to new content marketing research by the Chief Marketing Officer Council, in partnership with NetLine Corporation, insight- hungry business buyers...
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Internet Impact in 2025 Expert Predictions


04 Apr 2014

From the Pew Research Center, and Elon University's Imagining the Internet Center, more than 12,000 consumers yielded 2,551 respondents to answer the open...
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The Intermedia Group Expands into New Zealand, Establishes New Custom-Publishing Division & Makes Magazine Acquisition


04 Apr 2014

Australia's leading independent business-to-business publishing company, The Intermedia Group, has today announced its expansion into New Zealand, key senior...
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Blue Star and IPMG to Merge to Form Australia’s Biggest Print Group


04 Apr 2014

Australia's second and third biggest printers will merge to form a company worth more than $700m, Blue Star and IPMG representatives confirmed to ProPrint...
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Major Acquisition for Cirrus Media


04 Apr 2014

Cirrus Media (formerly Reed Business Information) has acquired FST Media - the Asia Pacific's leading producer of technology conferences and specialist...
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Future of Wearable Media Debated at Digital Innovators' Summit


04 Apr 2014

The next 12 months are likely to prove a tipping point for the take off of wearable computing. That was the message delivered by Thomas van Manen, an analyst...
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Advertising in Print Still Delivers Excellent ROI


24 Mar 2014

GroupM chairman John Steedman, is actively encouraging his clients to take a fresh look at newspapers and magazines, arguing print remains a strong avenue...
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Multi Award Winning Sports Title Acquired


24 Mar 2014

2004 Publishers Australia Magazine of the Year, Australian Rugby Review along with its New Zealand title Rugby News have been acquired by NZ publisher NZ...
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B2B Buyers Hold the Whip


24 Mar 2014

The first annual B2B Website Usability Report revealed that buyers approach vendor websites with one thought in mind: qualifying a vendor in order to begin...
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Facebook attacks Google's Share of Mobile Ad Market


24 Mar 2014

Mobile advertising is swiftly becoming a two- horse race according to the latest eMarketer forecast which indicated that mobile ad spending worldwide grew...
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Google's Android Wear to Debut in Smartwatches


24 Mar 2014

Android Wear will soon debut in that "familiar form factor" known as the wrist watch.


The New York Times' stated that Google's announcement...
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Digital Advertising Records Strong ROI


13 Mar 2014

All online advertising segments experienced double digital growth in the 12 months ended 31st December 2013, the General Display advertising sector had...
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Traditional Advertising Buying Under Threat


13 Mar 2014

Programmatic trading of advertising has been around for a decade or so, but advocates believe 2014 could be the year it breaks out beyond its online display...
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Content Marketing On The Rise And Traditional Media Growing Again


13 Mar 2014

The Fifth Annual Latest Senior Marketers Monitor conducted by Australian Marketing Institute and Colmar Brunton forecasts healthy budget growth, stabilisation...
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Engage High Net Worth Market With Content


13 Mar 2014

Affluent audiences respond to content. As this year's Ipsos Affluent Survey revealed, the affluent and wealthy continue to consume content at growing levels...
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5 Social Networks Capture Adult Audience


13 Mar 2014

A new survey from the Pew Research Center's Internet Project shows that 73 per cent of online adults now use a social networking site of some kind. Facebook...
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2013 Publishing Boundaries Redefined 2014 New Models to be Embraced


16 Dec 2013

The year behind us has been one of increasing change. Many publishers are developing new models around their content whilst others are shifting it into...
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Before Digital First - Now It's Audience First?


16 Dec 2013

Publishers building business models for the digital age talk about new products and technology and mobile channels. They talk about diversifying revenue...
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10 Important Things to Know About the Global Ad Market


16 Dec 2013

Spin the globe in 2014 and you'll see positive signs for advertising across the planet. Ad spending finally is on track to increase in all regions, and...
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Tablets Double Their Share of Ad Impressions In 2013


16 Dec 2013

According to the Adfonic Q3 2013 Global AdMetrics Report, tablets have doubled their share of mobile ad impressions over the past year, and that within...
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Haymarket Media Closes Australian Office


05 Dec 2013

Haymarket Media is ceasing publishing within Australia and is selling or licensing its nine brands to local publishers. The lion's share will be taken over...
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Honeymoon for Native Ads Could be Over


04 Dec 2013

Advertisers are eventually getting around to demanding, "Show me the metrics." The problem with native ads is figuring out what metrics constitute...
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Sports Illustrated Tests New Type of Paywall


04 Dec 2013

Sports Illustrated is testing a paywall that lets readers access its print articles early if they watch a 30-second video ad first. The provider has been...
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3/4 of Pinterest Usage on Mobile


04 Dec 2013

According to Piqora, having performed "the first scientific and quantitative research" of 1,000...
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Google Play launches newsstand


04 Dec 2013

Google Play has recently launched a newsstand for Android phones and tablets, which allows users to subscribe to magazines, newspapers, blogs and news sites.

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The Future of Facebook Ad Revenue


04 Dec 2013

Facebook hit all the right numbers during its most recent earnings call last month. Revenue was up. Profit was higher than any quarter in company history....
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B2C Gaining Confidence in Content Marketing


07 Nov 2013

According to MarketingProfs and the Content Marketing Institute (CMI) reporting their research into the emerging trends in the B2C content marketing space,...
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Print Ad Pages and Revenue Improve in USA; Tablets Ads Up Again


07 Nov 2013

According to the MPA Association of Magazine Media, the 3rd quarter PIB release confirms that marketers continue to increase their commitment to magazine...
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AMAA Announces New Audited Website Measurement Service


07 Nov 2013

The Audited Media Association of Australia (AMAA) recent announcement of the launch of its new audited website measurement service, which will provide AMAA's...
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UK Publishers Question B2B Sector Representation


07 Nov 2013

The UK's Professional Publishers Association (PPA) questioned members of its B2B Board, who shared their views about the rapid transformation of the business...
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Magazine Sales and Acquisitions Heat Up


07 Nov 2013

Over the past six weeks there has been significant activity amongst SME Publishers placing titles on the market with some moving in a matter of weeks.

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Senior Decision Makers Engage With Digital Propositions


10 Oct 2013

According to a recent McKinsey survey, as businesses continue to embrace digital tools and technologies, especially when engaging with customers, C-level...
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Strong Ad Spend Growth Forecast Worldwide


10 Oct 2013

According to the latest Advertising Expenditure Forecasts from ZenithOptimedia, the global advertising market is on course to grow 3.5 per cent in 2013,...
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“Era of Change” Conference Keynote to Pull No Punches


10 Oct 2013

Simon van Wyk, founder of digital agency HotHouse Interactive and media industry commentator, will deliver the keynote at this year's Accountability in...
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Publishing success stories to be shared at “Era of Change” Conference on October 23 2013


02 Oct 2013

Delegates attending the Audited Media Association of Australia's (AMAA) annual conference, Accountability in Ad Spend 2013 on Wednesday October 23 2013...
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Tablets and Smartphones Prove Valuable for Website Traffic


12 Sep 2013

According to the Adobe Digital Index, with the meteoric rise of mobile devices and tablets, mobile is a way of life and is here to stay. In 2012, there...
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Digital Media Leads Global Growth


12 Sep 2013

According to the PQ Media Global Consumer Usage of Digital Media Forecast 2013-17, consumer digital media usage worldwide is on pace to grow 11.8 per cent...
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Is Google Glass "pay for Gaze" the Future of Advertising?


12 Sep 2013

Advertising is going to change more in the next 20 years than it has in the last 100. If you need proof of that, just look at the patent Google was granted...
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Google Earns 33 per cent of Online Ad Revenues


12 Sep 2013

Google is king when it comes to online ad spending. One-third of ad dollars spent online go to the search giant.


Following Google, the largest...
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IAB UK launches mobile creative resource


12 Sep 2013

The Internet Advertising Bureau in the UK has released a mobile gallery to showcase the creative possibilities on mobile. The resource is open to the entire...
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Influence of Social Media Advertising on Global Purchasers


12 Sep 2013

According to the findings of a new study by Ipsos OTX, 35 per cent of online consumers in 24 countries indicate that they have ever purchased a product...
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Adspend Conference on for October


12 Sep 2013


The 2013 Accountability in Ad Spend Conference themed as the  ‘Era of Change' will...
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Android Dominates Smartphone Market However Publishers Yet to Monetise


19 Aug 2013

Google's Android is now the undisputed champion of the smartphone market, beating Apple's iOS across the globe, reports WAN-IFRA. Yet publishers consistently...
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Software is Eating the Digital Advertising Business


19 Aug 2013

Yahoo! has released undeniable data about the growing impact that advertising technology companies are having on the company. Display ad revenue (ex-TAC)...
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Mobile Reach Expands Digital Audiences


19 Aug 2013

In March this year, comScore published combined mobile and desktop and mobile-only traffic for the top websites with the launch of its Media Metrix Multi-Platform...
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Digital Innovations Inject New Life into an Old Medium


19 Aug 2013

Despite gloomy predictions around its demise, print has undergone a quiet revolution of late, with technologies including augmented reality, printed electronics...
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Count On Us Ad Campaign Positive


19 Aug 2013

Statistics from the successful completion of the CAB "Count on us" member advertising campaign which commenced in early August 2011 and aimed...
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Planning for Multiplatform Publishing


05 Aug 2013

With so much at stake, and so much potential labour cost involved in maintaining multiple channels, many publishers are being cautious in planning their...
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Facebook Should Charge Users for Ad-Free Version According to Twitter Co-Founder


05 Aug 2013

It's not every day that the founder of one company decides to tell a competitor how to run its business, but Biz Stone did just that last week.


Stone,...
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Magazine Acquisitions with More Titles on the Market


05 Aug 2013

Queensland Publisher Inflight Publishing has, this month, acquired TRADIE Magazine and associated digital products from Media21. The publication has expanded...
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Effective Measure launches Australian platform to equalize the digital playing field


05 Aug 2013

As the Australian online advertising market matures with a forecast value of $4.9 billion by 2017, the digital measurement needs of the Australian online...
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B2B Marketers, Readers Don't See Eye-to-Eye on Value of Print


05 Aug 2013

ABM has released a market report that aims to quantify the core tenet of B2B media: Connecting buyers and sellers. As the media market continues to fracture...
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B2B Publishing Signals an International Future


04 Jul 2013

The wave of international divestments, acquisitions and expansions across B2B publishing in recent weeks signals where the sector is headed. It's towards...
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Tablets Displacing Portable PCs


04 Jul 2013

According to a new forecast from the IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker, tablet shipments are expected to grow 58.7 per cent year over year in 2013...
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Fairfax Paywall Goes Up whilst AdNews Comes Down


04 Jul 2013

Fairfax has, this week, rolled out its long-awaited digital subscription model for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age websites, m-sites and tablet apps....
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10 Statistics Magazine Publishers Should Keep Front of Mind.


04 Jul 2013

Creating a successful future for digital magazines means you need to be able to pay attention to three unique trends at the same time: technology, age,...
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Digital Ad Spend Rising, Twitter Up


04 Jul 2013

Ad spending soared at Twitter and YouTube in May, whilst Yahoo and Facebook suffered small declines. Twitter dollars jumped 95 per cent, while YouTube was...
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Branded Content Marketing Success


31 May 2013

According to the global newspaper website MailOnline, 66 per cent of brands and 65 per cent of agencies...
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WellBeing magazine forms promotional partnership with Wellness Business Owners World Summit


31 May 2013

WellBeing has announced its promotional partnership with the Wellness Business Owners World Summit.


"WellBeing magazine has grown considerably...
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Future’s Apple Newsstand Strategy Shaped by Audience Research


31 May 2013

Future's Simon Wainwright presented to attendees at FIPP's Research Forum in Barcelona, the results of a study into how the company's audiences react with...
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Top Trends in Digital Publishing


31 May 2013

From Tumblr to live events, a few of those who are shaping the future of media discussed what they see ahead at a panel discussion last week.


I...
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Magazine Readership Results on The Rise As Newspapers Fade Yet Again.


10 May 2013

In a stark contrast to the circulation figures, magazine readership for the year to March 2013 was largely positive for the industry, with 67 titles recording...
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Publishers Must Get Their Apps in Gear


10 May 2013

Apple is rumoured to be announcing the fifth generation of its iPad on June 18. Mobile devices account for an increasingly larger share of many publishers'...
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LinkedIn, Executives Social Network of Choice


10 May 2013

Roughly nine out of ten (88 per cent) business executives use LinkedIn "often" or "very often," according to a survey by DHR International,...
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Australian Magazine Industry Harness the Power Of Social Media illustrating the Reach and Engagement of Magazines Hitting almost Five Million in a Day


10 May 2013

The Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA) members Bauer Media Australia, Pacific Magazines and NewsLifeMedia on 1 May 2013 launched an Australian-first...
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AMAA Seeks Providers for Web Audit Service


10 May 2013

The Audited Media Association of Australia (AMAA), formerly the Audit Bureaux of Australia, is seeking expressions of interest from web measurement technology...
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Specialist and B2B Media can Thrive in Digital Markets


02 May 2013

Specialist consumer and B2B publishers are in a stronger position than general news and lifestyle media to embrace and exploit the opportunities of digital....
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Is the Traditional Advertiser-Media Sales Rep Relationship over


02 May 2013

Content marketing or advertising? This budgetary conundrum challenges not just brand marketers, but the publishers who have witnessed customers divest marketing...
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Black is Back! ( sponsored report)


02 May 2013

Black is the new Black when it comes to Soft Touch.


Introducing Soft Touch Black, something new and exciting and right out of the Black Box.

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Taxonomy: What is it and what media executives need to know


02 May 2013

All media websites need a taxonomy. A carefully crafted taxonomy improves the usability and searchability of your website. The process of thinking about,...
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Tactics to drive online revenue


02 May 2013

For premium publishers, the key to sustainable growth lies in how well they can monetise their audience through advertisers or direct reader revenue. Increasingly,...
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Are Native Ads the Next Advertising Hustle


02 May 2013

When people hear the traffic figures for big blogs and blog networks, they assume the sites must be swimming in money. How could they not be? With hundreds...
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How a Magazine Changed the Way We Talk About Technology


12 Apr 2013

Recall and imagine before smartphones. Before laptops. Before Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and even the mighty Google in a world without Web browsers, when...
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Changing Times for Media Association


12 Apr 2013

American Business Media is merging with the Software and Information Industry Association, ending 107 years of independence for the b-to-b media trade association....
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New Curation Models Emerge for Publishers


12 Apr 2013

Silicon Valley continues to serve as a breeding ground for innovative approaches to publishing. New tools are now emerging, for example, to help publishers...
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How an iPad Edition can Blend Print and Web Experiences


12 Apr 2013

One of the challenges publishers have faced with the first wave of tablet editions is getting users to come back to the app between issues. The newly designed...
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2 Critical Elements of a Paywall Strategy


12 Apr 2013

Much of the talk of digital meters and other paid content models focuses on logistics: what's the right price, how many free views does a visitor get, how...
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Audit Bureaux Restructures to Reflect Growing Markets


26 Mar 2013

The Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) and Circulations Audit Board (CAB) have today come together under a new brand identity - the Audited Media Association...
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Digital Innovators’ Summit in Berlin - Some Takeouts.


26 Mar 2013

The FIPP hosted Summit witnessed Global authorities in Digital Technology and it's application to publishing come together to offer insight and direction...
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Online Content Marketing: Publishers Missing the Boat.


26 Mar 2013

As digital media morphs and the rules of marketing evolve, online content marketing-from websites to tablets and social networks-is rapidly transforming...
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Tablets take off and Media Innovation Must Follow.


26 Mar 2013

Apple CEO Tim Cook says tech innovation is moving from PCs to tablets and smartphones. Slowly, magazine publishing is following.


Speaking at a Goldman...
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Five Ways to Measure Content Engagement


26 Mar 2013

Content engagement is today's holy grail, with pundits and experts telling journalists to go and find or improve it. It offers the potential of becoming...
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Native advertising and the role of 'brand editors'


26 Mar 2013

As publishers add native advertising and other content marketing services to their product portfolios, there's a growing need for business-side editorial...
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LinkedIn and the Ultimate B2B Banner


15 Mar 2013

Business-to-Business advertising generally has a lot of lead generation forms (often for companies specialising in lead generation) or banners pumping up...
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5 web design principles for 2013


15 Mar 2013

This year could be a big year ahead for web design, as publishers adapt to audience shifts toward mobile...
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'Native' ads disrupt the digital advertising model


15 Mar 2013

Are advertorials really the new black? It appears that way, as publishers embrace "native" advertising formats that put a digital spin on print...
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4 Ways Publishers Are Winning With Digital Subscriptions


15 Mar 2013

In 2013, few things will matter more to media outlets than growing their digital reader bases. But there's hardly a clear-cut answer how they should forge...
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Brand Marketing Social Ad Spend Skyrockets


15 Mar 2013

According to the Technorati Media 2013 Digital Influence Report, 60 per cent of brand marketers predict an average increase of 40 per cent in social spend...
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The New Era of Multi Platform Media


07 Mar 2013

According to the comScore 2013 Mobile Future in Focus report, Smartphones and tablets are ushering in a new era of multi-platform media, with consumers...
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Geon Collapses and Blue Star Moves Fast


07 Mar 2013

Blue Star has rolled up Geon's Sydney and Melbourne operations in a quickly facilitated deal and has overnight become the largest sheetfed operator in Australia....
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LinkedIn Fast Becoming a Media Company


07 Mar 2013

Now that LinkedIn Today is an established platform, CEO Jeff Weiner revealed this week his plans for making money on LinkedIn's content. He says it will...
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People Are Still Reading Magazines


07 Mar 2013

Despite what is read online, the print magazine business is actually pretty good says Hearst Magazines President David Carey. "A lot of magazines get...
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MPA Defends Magazines


07 Mar 2013

In an address to the Sydney Institute last Wednesday, Mia Freedman, founder of the online hub Mamamia and former editor of Cleo, Cosmopolitan and Dolly,...
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Online ad spend up 18 per cent in 2012


27 Feb 2013

Total online ad spend was $3.3 billion in the 12 months to December 2012. This exceeded a previous forecast by PwC which had put the figure at $3.04 billion...
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Measuring & Maximizing Reader Engagement


27 Feb 2013

The Internet and digital technologies present a most significant opportunity for content publishers to collect information about their readers. Yet, without...
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As Digital Traffic Booms Publishing Transition Evolves its Ad Revenue Model


27 Feb 2013

Forbes Media's reinvention in the US extends well beyond its content model. The business side of the house is in transition as well as the business publisher...
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Will Media Innovation Follow the Growth of Tablet Usage


27 Feb 2013

Apple CEO Tim Cook says tech innovation is moving from PCs to tablets and smartphones. Slowly, magazine publishing is following. Speaking at a recent conference,...
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Fairfax Mastheads Go 'Compact', Not 'Tabloid'


27 Feb 2013

Fairfax Media insists the editorial tone or style of journalism of its flagship newspapers will remain when they switch from broadsheet to compact-sized...
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Reed Rebrands Under New Management Structure


18 Feb 2013

Reed Business Information Australia is to be rebranded as Cirrus Media, with new private equity owners Catalyst flagging investment into key areas of the...
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Time Inc. Reportedly on the Block


18 Feb 2013

Speculation about Time Warner selling off its publishing unit Time Inc. has been a favorite pastime of media watchers for years now. Partly because of the...
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Haymarket Media and Effective Measure to Amplify Digital Engagement Across Asia


18 Feb 2013

Leading custom media and trade publishing group, Haymarket Media has joined forces with Effective Measure to add a new dimension of measurement and audience...
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MPA Relaunches with Advertising Campaign and New Look


18 Feb 2013

The Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA) has launched an advertising campaign and new look that introduces the new core positioning of "Magazines...
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News Ltd and Fairfax Talk up Digital Gains


18 Feb 2013

In their responses to the new Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) figures both News and rivals Fairfax were keen to highlight the growth of their digital...
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Reed Business Information Australia’s Print, Web and Enewsletters Titles Sold


08 Feb 2013

Catalyst Investment Managers Pty Ltd have agreed to acquire Reed Business Information Australia. A new company, owned by funds managed by Catalyst will...
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Targeting & Measurability Important Benefits of Online Advertising


08 Feb 2013

According to a new Software study, conducted by Forrester Research, marketers are using online advertising to drive revenue outcomes, but face challenges...
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Instagram Rolls Out Web Feeds for Desktop, Tablet Users


08 Feb 2013

Three months after making its users' profiles available to view online, Facebook-owned photo-sharing service Instagram has rolled out an online version...
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Digital Ad Spend Surpass Traditional Media Within Three Years


08 Feb 2013

A new survey of ad agencies indicates that digital media may eclipse traditional advertising in the near future, with nearly one-third of respondents expecting...
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How Will Magazine Publishers Stay Afloat


31 Jan 2013

Relevancy and innovation will help brands, and especially magazine publishers, not only stay afloat in the age of digital transformation, but also enable...
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Digital Experimenting Develops the Publishing Edge


31 Jan 2013

Revenues may finally be catching up with the investments publishers have been making in their digital businesses. The most successful efforts, from major...
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Aggressive Marketing Spending on Branded Content


31 Jan 2013

According to a new survey, on investment spend on branded content by the Custom Content Council, brand...
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3 Ways to Boost a Digital Business


31 Jan 2013

Publishers continue to evolve beyond display advertising to fuel their digital brands. Startups and established media companies alike are experimenting...
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A Look at Newspapers Turning a Profit and Those That Are Not


20 Dec 2012

Speculation surged last week that Michael Bloomberg, New York's billionaire mayor and founder of Bloomberg LP, might buy The Financial Times, after The...
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Digital Media Strategies 2013: The tablet revolution in numbers


20 Dec 2012

Despite phenomenal sales of the iPad since its launch - 100 million globally - the buzz around tablets has been disproportionate to the market opportunity...
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For Publishers, Social Media Still Stingy on Monetisation


20 Dec 2012

Atlantic Media this month plans to introduce a new opportunity to its clients: Twitter ads. The publisher will be able to target advertiser messages in...
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Instagram Warns Users It Plans to Use Their Images in Advertising


20 Dec 2012

Starting in January, Instagram users might be surprised to find their photos or faces starring in advertisements when they log onto the photo-sharing service...
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Does commerce hold the keys to tablet success?


13 Dec 2012

It's that magical time of year when analysts squint at endless streams of holiday sales data in an attempt to determine the general health of the economy....
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The Demise of The Daily


13 Dec 2012

News Corp. This week announced it would "cease standalone publication" of The Daily iPad app on Dec. 15. The announcement was tucked into a broader...
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Tablet editions: Big gains ahead?


13 Dec 2012

As 2012 winds down, magazine publishers have plenty of reasons to be bullish about tablets and the opportunities that lie ahead to transition their business...
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3 reasons to adopt a 'mobile first' strategy


13 Dec 2012

When Quartz, Atlantic Media's new business brand, debuts next week, it will be "mobile-first and tablet-focused." It's a model that may represent...
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Publishers' new playground: social, mobile gaming


13 Dec 2012

More publishers are finding innovative ways to repurpose content to tap into the growing popularity of mobile and social gaming.


According to research...
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Effective Content Marketing


13 Dec 2012

According to new research from Marketing Profs and the Content Marketing Institute, 86 per cent of B2C marketers in North America are using content marketing,...
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2012 State of the App Report


30 Nov 2012

Since 2010, Rebecca McPheters, CEO of McPheters & Co., has been tracking tablet apps and rating them for design, functionality, media, and advertising,...
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iPad Will Lead Tablet App Market Through 2017


30 Nov 2012

Apple's iPad will lead the market for tablet app downloads for the next five years, despite the fact that its dominance in device sales is expected to weaken....
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How Much Can Publishers Capture of Content Marketing Spend?


30 Nov 2012

Marketers are increasing their investments in content marketing, two new studies show. The question publishers should be asking is, How much of this business...
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Big Gains Ahead for Tablet Based Magazines?


30 Nov 2012

As 2012 winds down, magazine publishers have plenty of reasons to be bullish about tablets and the opportunities that lie ahead to transition their business...
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Digital-Only Publications Face New Requirements


30 Nov 2012

Newsweek might have been the most high-profile magazine to go digital-only, however it won't be the last. And so the US Alliance for Audited Media-as the...
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Kim Williams Looks at the Impact of Technology as a Reason for Optimism not Despair


30 Nov 2012

In his address to the Melbourne Press Club Kim Williams, CEO News Limited stated:


"There's a lot of despair about the impact of technology,...
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Realview Releases Revolutionary New Facebook App for Digital Publications


22 Nov 2012

The new Facebook Application from Realview will allow...
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Publishers Australia partners with Effective Measure to Maximize Publishers' Digital Assets


22 Nov 2012

The Australian magazine publishing sector is poised to take a leap forward in digital audience measurement following a strategic partnership between Read More >>

2012 Publishing Industry Excellence Awards Full Results


22 Nov 2012

Over 400 guests, representing B2B, custom, niche and mass consumer magazine publishers across Australia, attended the 2012 Excellence Awards gala dinner....
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Mahlab Media Continues Expansion with Re-launch of Giftrap Magazine


22 Nov 2012

Sydney-based content marketing agency Mahlab Media has re-launched Giftrap...
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Pinterest's March to Monetisation


22 Nov 2012

Inspire a burgeoning user base. Check. Name a business-to-business public relations agency of record. Check. Hire monetisation, operations and b-to-b PR...
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Universal Magazines Gives Away 1 Million Magazines


16 Nov 2012

Universal Magazines is using Magazine Week to announce...
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Mahlab Media Receives International Publishing Award


16 Nov 2012

Content marketing agency Mahlab Media has received a prestigious Pearl...
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Pinterest Launches Business Pages to get Cosy with Brands


16 Nov 2012

Pinterest is sending a signal to the multitude of brands and retailers already active on its platform that it's getting ready to open for business itself...
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'Native' Ads Disrupt the Digital Advertising Model


16 Nov 2012

Publishers are embracing "native" advertising formats that put a digital spin on print advertorials and "special advertising sections."...
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5 Tips for Custom Publishers


16 Nov 2012

Custom content should be a no-brainer business line for both publishers and advertising partners. For publishers, custom content is a viable revenue generator,...
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Magazine and Digital Publishing Industry State of the Industry Survey Report Released


16 Nov 2012

Key indications from Publishers Australia's state of the industry...
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Publisher Swims Upstream with Print Launch and Acquisition Announcement


16 Nov 2012

Business-to-business magazine publisher, Westwick-Farrow Media...
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U.S. Web Ad Revenues Set Record


08 Nov 2012

According to the IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report by the Interactive Advertising Bureau and Pwc US, internet advertising revenues climbed to an all-time...
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Penguin and Random House in Publishing Merger


08 Nov 2012

Penguin and Random House, two major publishers, announced that they intend to combine operations. The merger announcement comes as publishers struggle to...
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Media Disruptions are Changing Magazine Websites


08 Nov 2012

Once seen as a repository for repackaged print stories, breaking news and incremental ad dollars, the...
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Media Transformation – The Four Pillars


08 Nov 2012

The print-vs.-digital debate seems almost trite by today's increasingly complex media landscape. Call it "digital first" if you want, but today's...
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Mobile First and Tablet Focused – A Strategic Decision


08 Nov 2012

When Atlantic Media's new business brand, debuted this week it intends to be a "mobile-first and tablet-focused model." It's a model that may...
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Frankie shines at Australian Magazine Awards


05 Nov 2012

Women's title Frankie has been awarded Magazine of the Year at the 2012 Australian Magazine Awards (AMAs) presented by Read More >>

Magazine Publishers Relaunch MPA


05 Nov 2012

The industry body for magazines, Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA) made up of heavyweights Bauer Media Group (formerly ACP), Pacific Publications and...
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ACP Magazines Now Rebrands as Bauer Media


05 Nov 2012

ACP Magazines has rebranded as Bauer Media following the German company's recent multi-million dollar...
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“The Old Days of Magazine Publishing Are Over”


05 Nov 2012

The notion that print is dying is "naive," Condé Nast CEO Charles Townsend told an audience last week at the Paley Center for Media in...
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Magazine Week Conference – 2 Weeks to Go


05 Nov 2012

Australia's magazine publishers will be together at Australia's only dedicated Publishing conference presented by Read More >>

Media Execs Bullish on Mobile and Tablets for Future Growth


23 Oct 2012

CEOs within the media and entertainment industry are leaning on social media, as well as tablets and smartphones, to encourage growth and build customer...
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The Week closes Australian edition


23 Oct 2012

Current affairs magazine The Week has closed its Australian edition after four years of publishing.


The title, which was launched in Australia by...
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Newsweek to End Print Edition, Is Writing on Wall for Newsweeklies?


23 Oct 2012

For nearly 80 years, Newsweek was a fixture in American homes, and helped readers make sense of the prior week's news and hopefully, take a look forward....
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Three Approaches to iPad Publishing


23 Oct 2012

It is exactly a year since the launch of Apple's iOS 5 and with it came Newsstand, an in-built app for the iPad and iPhone giving consumers empty shelves...
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Changing Role of Media


23 Oct 2012

As more sources of news start to go direct by posting their thoughts to their blogs, Twitter and Facebook pages, a journalist's role becomes more about...
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ACP Magazines Launches on Google Play


12 Oct 2012

ACP Magazines this week launched 17 of its titles in the new 'Magazines' tab on Google Play in Australia.


Magazines, including The Australian...
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How to Turn Social Media into Cash


12 Oct 2012

In the age of social media, companies like Twitter, LinkedIn and Tumblr are attracting not just users but ad dollars too. The companies got together to...
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Digital Accountability Begins Now


12 Oct 2012

Digital marketing is awash in a never-ending array of "shiny new objects." Be it social listening tools, the "must have" app or the...
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Why Earned and Owned Media Won’t Dethrone Paid


12 Oct 2012

For all the talk of owned and earned media is social, the paid part isn't going anywhere.

 

Digital ad buying will never cede ground to social...
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Mobile Ad Spend, Agencies Buy Lower


05 Oct 2012

Mobile garners get just 1 per cent of U.S. ad dollars, although it accounts for 10 per cent of time spent. In response to that finding, the U.S. Mobile...
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What Marketers Want From Media


05 Oct 2012

Media companies have significant opportunities to help marketers generate leads through the marketing services they offer, according to a new U.S. study...
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IAB Says Increased Online Govt Regulation is Dangerous


05 Oct 2012

The Interactive Advertising Bureau's (IAB) head of regulatory affairs Samantha Yorke has argued that if the online industry doesn't improve self regulation...
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Online Ad 'Viewability', Ironically, Less Viewable


05 Oct 2012

At a time when the ad industry is lobbying publishers to disclose the "viewability" of their ads, publishers seem to be going in the opposite...
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Curation Techniques, Types and Tips


28 Sep 2012

News curators must collect, summarise, make sense, add value, attribute, link, intrigue and entice. Successful curation will make sense on its own if you...
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3 reasons to embrace video


28 Sep 2012

We all know that online video is engaging. And we're learning that video ads can be highly engaging as well. A study by MediaMind found that rich media...
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Should You Publish on Pinterest


28 Sep 2012

Digital pinboard and online photo sharing platform Pinterest made history in January when it clocked up 11.7 million unique users in America in one month....
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Publishers Should Create New Products to Attract Readers and Advertisers


28 Sep 2012

Peo Strindlund vice president, sales Europe and Asia Pacific, Mag+, Sweden, gave publishers advice on how to publish a magazine app at the 3rd FIPP Asia...
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Publishers Can Learn From Product Development


21 Sep 2012

Publishers of magazines and other periodicals have seen their business models change from a sequential workflow with strong editorial and quality assurance...
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Realview Launch Dynamic New Online Presence


21 Sep 2012

Realview Technologies this week launched their new website www.realviewdigital.com which highlights...
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Digital Director on Driving Revenue Online


21 Sep 2012

Marcus Webb, international digital director, Time Out, UK, spoke to delegates at the 3rd Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Media Conference currently being...
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Finding the Right Mix for Online Revenue Models


21 Sep 2012

Online ad inventories continue to increase exponentially, eroding CPM's and forcing publishers to look at alternative revenue streams. Many are even beginning...
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Magazine Publishers of Australia Make a Comeback


14 Sep 2012

After a couple of years of near inactivity Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA) has announced the appointment of Robin Parkes as Executive Director.

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Publishing Innovations That Could Boost Digital Business


14 Sep 2012

Publishers continue to evolve beyond display advertising to fuel their digital brands. Startups and established media companies alike are experimenting...
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3 e-commerce success stories


14 Sep 2012

Despite an uncertain economy, e-commerce continues to grow. U.S. retail e-commerce sales surpassed $43 billion in the second quarter, up 15 percent year...
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Apps bring new life to live events


14 Sep 2012

Mobile apps are becoming popular tools for event marketers. Apps enable attendees to keep track of sessions, connect with one another, and provide real-time...
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Can Tablet Commerce Help Publishers Break Free of the Magazine Paradigm?


06 Sep 2012

As media companies plot out their tablet publishing strategies, support for online shopping must be front and centre in their thinking. The promising future...
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New Tools Attempt to Quantify Pinterest ROI


06 Sep 2012

A handful of consumer and enthusiast publishers have built strong followings on Pinterest, but measuring the impact of Pinterest activity - beyond referral...
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Four New Tools to Help Monetise Publishing Content


06 Sep 2012

We hear a lot about how publishers' new economic models require a lot "digital dimes" to compensate for the traditional dollars they used to rake...
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New Paths to E-Commerce


06 Sep 2012

E-commerce is hot, and not just for Cyber Monday retailers. Publishers are getting more aggressive with e-commerce plays that expand their digital revenue...
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Advertisers Revise Ad Spend Forecast for 2012


29 Aug 2012

Growth in overall ad spend in 2012 has been revised down from 3.8 per cent in December 2011 to 1.3 per cent according to the Read More >>

US Newsstand Magazines Slide


29 Aug 2012

According to The Audit Bureau of Circulations, U.S. newsstand magazine sales fell nearly 10 per cent in the first half of 2012, a sign for publishers that...
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3 Tactics for an Evolving Curation Strategy


29 Aug 2012

Curating content from external sources is an important tool for resource-strapped editorial staffs that can no longer blanket their coverage areas with...
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Social Media: Beyond Just Traffic Building


29 Aug 2012

Having a presence and pushing content on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn has been both a big opportunity and a challenge for...
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Publishers make digital strides, but cross-platform monetisation lags


22 Aug 2012

Magazine brands are making important strides in various pockets of digital publishing - an engaging tablet edition, a compelling website, an extensive Facebook...
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Are Tablet-Only Publications Dead?


22 Aug 2012

Is there a future for tablet-only publications? The last few weeks have cast an ominous shadow over this niche industry following substantial staff cuts...
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Allkotes 3D Breakthrough


22 Aug 2012

Australia's leading innovator in print finishing, Allkotes, has gone 3D and there is no need for 3D glasses. This is just the starting point to create unique...
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Publishers Australia 2012 Excellence Awards Lifts the Bar.


22 Aug 2012

The Publishers Australia awards are back for their 16th year, highlighting and rewarding Australias most innovative, creative and successful magazines.

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Australian Publisher Takes Gold on World Stage


22 Aug 2012

Brisbane-based The Magazine Publishing Company...
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Adspend Half Day Conference Attracts Big Names


09 Aug 2012

The 2012 Accountability in Ad Spend Conference will bring together advertisers, publishers, marketing...
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Ad Spending on the Rise Globally


09 Aug 2012

According to Nielsen's quarterly Global AdView Pulse report, spending on advertising is on the rise around the globe and across media types. TV, newspapers,...
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Guiding Principles of Digital Advertising


09 Aug 2012

Even in today's advanced digital age, advertisers and marketers continue to grapple with the ever-evolving digital ecosystem and how best to deliver effective...
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Tablet Users Search for Speed


09 Aug 2012

Five words sum up what a new survey says mobile users want from websites: "Give it to me faster."


The latest results from a survey of...
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Revealing Tablet Ad Format Study


09 Aug 2012

New research by the UK's Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) looks at consumer attitudes towards tablet advertising.

 

The 1,000 respondent study...
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The Euro Crisis Is Your Business Problem, Too


01 Aug 2012

WPP Chief Executive Martin Sorrell, soon to arrive in Australia, issued a wake-up call to those who think the debt crisis in Europe is an ignorable brushfire....
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Tablets to Lead Mobile Advertising In 2014


01 Aug 2012

A new report predicts that tablets will emerge as the primary platform for mobile ad revenue in the next two years as a result of their larger screen and...
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Free News App Launch Expands Publisher Program


01 Aug 2012

A free news app Zite announced the addition of nine new publisher sections to its Publisher Program. The app, which gathers content according to the user's...
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Why Tablets Aren’t For Preserving the Printed Artefact


01 Aug 2012

To many publishers, the iPad has looked like the cavalry coming over the hill - a last-minute rescue for a threatened industry. Surely this is no less than...
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Tablets Providing New Ways to Make Money


01 Aug 2012

Advertisers are finding that readers engage in much larger numbers with interactive ads on tablets than they do with web ads or display. And they are asking...
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Will Publishers Survive?


01 Aug 2012

The signs from the iPad patterns suggest that traditional publishers will metamorphose. The lines between different content genres - publishing, TV, web...
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Building a Mobile Subscriber Base?


18 Jul 2012

Most "mocial" (mobile/social/local) email conversations have been about the impact of social media and networks. Participants range from the misguided,...
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Advertisers and Publishers Opportunities to Leverage Social Platforms


18 Jul 2012

According to a recent media survey with 2012 social media spending at an estimated $4.8 billion (BIA/Kelsey), brands are looking for new ways to capture...
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Inaccuracies at Core in Online Measurement Debate


18 Jul 2012

Despite the introduction of Nielsen Online Ratings last year, Read More >>

Supertemp Media Launches Senior Executive Expertise on a Limited Time Basis


18 Jul 2012

Media Convergence Asia-Pacific has launched Supertemp Media, a new division created to respond to the urgent and growing need for senior media executives...
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Vogue.com.au Aims at Being Number One Fashion News Source


18 Jul 2012

The website of high-end fashion magazine Vogue Australia will have a fresh face from September as NewsLifeMedia makes "significant investment"...
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Making a case for HTML5 investment


12 Jul 2012

HTML5 promises to get publishers closer to digital media's Promised Land: create once, deliver everywhere. As deployments increase and the standard evolves,...
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Social Networks and Blogs Provide Excellent Research Platform


12 Jul 2012

The value of the time consumers spend online and on social networks and blogs continues to grow. 60 per cent of people who use three or more digital means...
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Publishers' Online Piracy Rip Off


12 Jul 2012

With mobile devices, magazines have more ways than ever to distribute their content-and more ways of getting ripped off.


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‘Friending’ magazines and advertisers


12 Jul 2012

"Friending" is considered a relatively new media concept. With the rise of social networks, traditionally the magazine medium's essential strength...
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New Research Reveals Power of Magazine Advertising


12 Jul 2012

New research has found that magazines drive consumers towards purchase, are highly engaging and trusted, and are the medium most likely to hold consumers'...
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Splitting News Corp Means Shoring up Print Ops


12 Jul 2012

News Corp.'s decision to throw its publishing operations under the bus in a division of assets is a shortsighted effort to pacify shareholders disgruntled...
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Mobile Should Lead in Digital Strategy, Not Follow


06 Jul 2012

Hearst in the USA has just released stats about mobile traffic across its web properties which can act as a good pointer as to where mobile fits into your...
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Five Leadership Roles for a 'Digital First' Strategy


06 Jul 2012

As the 'digital first' mindset gains momentum across the publishing industry, media companies continue to alter their organisational structures to accommodate...
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Four Key Benchmarks for Print to Digital Transformation


06 Jul 2012

The print-vs.-digital debate seems almost trite by today's increasingly complex media landscape. Call it "digital first" if you want, but today's...
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Google Aps for all at Fairfax Media


06 Jul 2012

Fairfax Media today announced this week it will provide all employees with access to Google's world-class collaboration and productivity tools, Google Apps...
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Mobile Marketing Uptake Slow But Sure


06 Jul 2012

According to a new survey conducted reflecting the attitudes of business leaders in regards to mobile marketing adoption, budgets, techniques, challenges,...
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2012 Adspend Conference to Tackle Big Issues for Print and Digital Media


27 Jun 2012

Maxus chief executive David Gaines will open proceedings at the second Accountability in Ad Spend conference to be held in August at the Sydney Convention...
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2012 the Year of the Great Publishing Migration


27 Jun 2012

2012 is going to be the year of the publishing industry's great migration. The digital push that began in 2010 with the launch of the iPad and gained momentum...
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Top 100 Advertisers Boost Ad Spending but Not In Traditional Media


27 Jun 2012

The 100 biggest advertisers boosted 2011 total U.S. ad spending by 4.8 per cent. But you wouldn't know spending was on the rise if you looked only at last...
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Global Ad-Spend Growth Slows


27 Jun 2012

In ad-spending forecasts from ZenithOptimedia and MagnaGlobal, fears related to Spain's weakening economy sunk predictions for the Eurozone and overall...
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Google Now a $2 Billion Advertiser


27 Jun 2012

The titan of search last year doubled its global ad and promotion spending to $1.5 billion. Factor in 2011 ad spending for just-acquired Motorola Mobility...
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IPS Kicking Goals in Magazine Retail Distribution


19 Jun 2012

IPS, the newest addition to retail distribution competing with Network Services and Gordon & Gotch have received the thumbs up from Newsagency owners....
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Audit Bureaux Reaches Out to PR Industry with New Partnership


19 Jun 2012

Public relations and marketing professionals will have easy access to the audited circulation data of newspaper and magazine print publications, thanks...
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4 ways to mobilise your content


19 Jun 2012

In its just released Outlook report on the media and entertainment industry, PwC notes that the number of mobile Internet subscribers will more than double...
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Sales Reps Improve Odds of Returned Sales Calls


19 Jun 2012

The results of a new study presented in the Value of Connections infographic, released by Reachable, reveal that personal connections can increase the likelihood...
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Apple's Biggest Threat in Mobile Ad Space? Amazon


19 Jun 2012

Apple's biggest competitor in the mobile-ad space is turning out to be Amazon, with its fast-growing Kindle device and a burgeoning mobile-ad offering....
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New Postage Weight Breaks to Negatively Impact Some However Could Benefit Others


30 May 2012

It's now official. A letter from Australia Post dated 28th May and linked to this article has confirmed that...
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Publisher Launches Agency Model To Assist Brands Create Their Own Content Sites.


30 May 2012

The Huffington Post is expanding the way it works with...
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Facebook Launches App Store, Chasing iPhone Success


30 May 2012

Facebook says it is launching an app store that will allow people to get access to social apps on the network .The company is hoping that the new app store...
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Tablet Publishing: Leveraging Tap, Swipe and Scroll


30 May 2012

Publishers continue to experiment with ways to turn touch-screen functionality into a better user experience for their tablet editions.


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Publisher Allows Readers Post to Pinterest from Print


30 May 2012

House Beautiful magazine is letting users post photos from its print edition directly to Pinterest using smartphone apps, the latest effort by a magazine...
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Social Media and the Billion-Dollar Question


30 May 2012

The Facebook IPO has ignited a predictable frenzy. According to the Harvard Business Review it's certainly true that social media have profoundly changed...
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Four Ways to Monetise Apps (other than display advertising)


24 May 2012

The forecasts show plenty of money pouring into mobile advertising. But there's still a big gap between the percentage of ad spend marketers are devoting...
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Print-to-digital journey: Paywall Works for Times


24 May 2012

The U.S. Audit Bureau of Circulations' latest semi-annual FAS-FAX report, signals an important recalibration in media companies' shift from print to digital...
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Facebook Launches $38 per Share Float and Now Hovers at Around $30


24 May 2012

Following the Facebook IPO launch on Friday, Experian Hitwise has provided an updated post based on US data showing the impact Facebook has online with...
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Sponsors Back New AFR's iPad App


24 May 2012

Fairfax's new iPad app for the Australian Financial Review will give existing subscribers free access, with launch sponsors including Commonwealth Bank...
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Launch of Free Mailing Service Facility Aimed to Reduce Postage Costs


24 May 2012

With many publishers struggling and increasingly embracing digital strategies basing their offerings on...
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Digital Nation Launches New Training and Education Brand


24 May 2012

Building on the 4 years of running the highly successful series on Digital Project Management, Digital Content Business and Commercialising Video, Digital...
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Cross-platform content: The new imperative


18 May 2012

This post is adapted from a presentation given at the 2011 CDS-Global Management Advisory Board meeting, which included executives from Hearst, Conde Nast...
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Men's Mags Circulation Slide Whilst Women’s Mags Mixed


18 May 2012

Weekly magazines saw print circulation slide 6.2 per cent in the March quarter, with men's publications performing poorly, while weekly women's titles experienced...
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How Will Facebook Spend Its IPO Cash


18 May 2012

Facebook is expected to go public tomorrow and Mark Zuckerberg is already getting an earful from Wall Street about what he needs to do to boost earnings...
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Digital Challenges, But Traditional Rates with Agencies


18 May 2012

According to a new Strata quarterly survey of leading agencies, the advertising economy is positive and appears to be back to a new normal. The study found...
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HTML5 trumps native iPad apps for some publishers


18 May 2012

Apple boasts that it now has 200,000 native iPad apps in the iTunes App Store, but not everyone's jumping on the bandwagon. For a variety of technical and...
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What's holding back tablet advertising?


18 May 2012

Tablet ownership continues to grow rapidly, and many publishers remain convinced that tablets hold the keys to their digital futures. But tablet-specific,...
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Fairfax Brings Print to Life with New Launch


18 May 2012

Fairfax Metro Media has today launched AirLink*, ground-breaking...
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Network Digital Solutions and Oomph Partner in Digital Initiative


10 May 2012

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Publishers Embrace New Digital Reporting Rules


10 May 2012

Weekly magazines and Metropolitan and regional newspapers are among the first to report sales of their digital media offerings, the Read More >>

Creating a Successful Cross Platform Business


10 May 2012

Media companies are being asked to get more out of their content development efforts as they extend and enhance their publications and brands across a broader...
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Advertising Revenue Surges 19 per cent in Online


10 May 2012

Online advertising continued its upward trajectory as the first quarter of 2012 grew 19 per cent year-on-year to $713 million, with the industry on track...
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Advertisers Want More Data on Escalating Tablet Readership


10 May 2012

Publishers and advertisers are scrambling to keep up with the surge of interest in tablet computers and digital publications designed for them -- and big...
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Time Nabs Magazine of the Year in U.S.


10 May 2012

The National Magazine Award winners were announced and honored last week and while there were some familiar faces taking home the elephant statues, or "ellies,"...
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Allkotes Provide Publishers Magazine Marketing Edge


03 May 2012

Australia's leading laminating company is expanding its range of Special Effects, Laminating and Coating side of the business which is building strong demand...
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Media and the Three Rs of Modern Marketing


03 May 2012

In these days of new media with supposed consumer-centricity, the consumer having control and brands letting go, you'd be forgiven for thinking that we'd...
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App Strategies Work


03 May 2012

The president of National Geographic publishing and digital media says the National Geographic app is benefitting from several factors which include actively...
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Tablet Interaction – Survey Results


03 May 2012

Nielsen in the USA has published part two of its tablet study, which breaks it all down by demographic. It's last study found that 45 per cent of US tablet...
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Accountability in AdSpend Conference 2012 Going Forward


03 May 2012

Following last weeks announcement of this half day conference...
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Google to Focus Ad Strategy on Mobile


26 Apr 2012

Mobile is quickly becoming the "social spine" to advertising strategies, with Google+, supporting Gmail, YouTube, Wallet and other applications....
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Facebook now an Advertising Business


26 Apr 2012

Facebook is now an advertising business. Like a lot of ad businesses, Facebook advertising sales slowed from the fourth quarter of last year -- which includes...
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Click-Through Rates Matter Little and Maybe Even Less with Online Ads


26 Apr 2012

We already know that click-through rates on online display ads are abysmal. Now a study from the startup Pretarget and ComScore revealed that even when...
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Facebook Redefining the Advertising and Monetising Model for Mobile


26 Apr 2012

Facebook's developing social search framework will be a catalyst for redefining advertising and monetising mobile, unleashing a torrent of new revenue and...
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Media Buyers to Engage with Publishers


26 Apr 2012

A special half day conference, Accountability in Ad Spend...
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Nextmedia Acquires ACP Magazines


19 Apr 2012

Nextmedia this week announced that it has acquired Inside Cricket...
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Mixed Results for Media Ad Spend


19 Apr 2012

Overall media agency ad spend fell 0.6 per cent in March compared to the same time last year, with outdoor suffering a surprising 7.4 per cent decline.

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High Reach for Newspapers' Digital Ads


19 Apr 2012

Consumers who read digital newspaper content respond to digital advertising as well, according to a new survey Newspapers have a wide digital reach, with...
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Fairfax Media Exploits Digital as the Newspaper Saviour


19 Apr 2012

Fairfax Media's metropolitan masthead newspapers were last...
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Gen Y Dissected: Six Types Of Millennials


19 Apr 2012

Mountains of research can attest to what experts say Gen Y has in common, from passion for the environment to tech love. But new research from the Boston...
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Social Networkers are Changing the Face of Media


19 Apr 2012

According to a new study, social networkers, a giant swath of online users, represent the changing face of the Web and media at large. There are now 146...
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Advertisers Recycle Print Ads for Tablets


12 Apr 2012

With Conde Nast, Hearst and Meredith launching their own digital newsstand in the form of Next Issue Media, it's clear that magazine publishers are counting...
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Australia's first luxury travel trade e-news Launched


12 Apr 2012

To fill a void of high quality information for the travel industry on luxury travel experiences, including those for the luxury family market, and to meet...
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Video and Social Marketing Drive Content Marketing


12 Apr 2012

According to a recent State of Content Marketing 2012 report, content marketing continues to be one of the rising stars of the online marketing world as...
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Publisher-backed venture starts digital newsstand


12 Apr 2012

A venture founded by five leading U.S. publishers launched a digital newsstand for tablet devices featuring 32 magazines including Elle, Sports Illustrated...
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Morrison Media Closes Four Titles and Launches Two


12 Apr 2012

Morrison Media, the publisher of popular woman's magazine Frankie, has closed and launched a number of magazines as part of a strategic review.


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How We Use Our Mobiles and iPads


12 Apr 2012

Context is everything. Some mobile habits overlap, but there are significant differences in how consumers use their tablets and smartphones which marketers...
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Optimising and Measuring Online Campaigns


04 Apr 2012

According to recent research among senior decision makers in digital marketing agencies, 68 per cent viewed conversion rates as either extremely or very...
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Global Executives Insatiable Media Users


04 Apr 2012

According Decision Dynamics online survey, global executives at any given time of day, are using multiple forms of media, both traditional and new, to...
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iPad Boosts Apple’s Newsstand Sales


04 Apr 2012

According to a report by Distimo, an analytics firm that tracks and compiles app store data, Apple's Newsstand feature has become a significant source of...
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YouTube Takes New Advertising Model


04 Apr 2012

YouTube is pioneering a new ad model to support its batch of video channels-selling sponsorships rather than TV-style demographics. Ballpark value for the...
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Magazines Capitalising on Pinterest


04 Apr 2012

Last month, digital executives from Hearst's 20 or so titles were summoned for an important meeting at the company's Manhattan headquarters.


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3 Targeting Tactics to Drive Online Revenue


04 Apr 2012

For premium publishers, the key to sustainable growth lies in how well they can monetise their audience through advertisers or direct reader revenue. Increasingly,...
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Publishers cite tablets as top tech priority


28 Mar 2012

Publishers are making tablets a top priority when it comes to technology development this year. About 60 per cent of B2B and B2C publishers cited tablets,...
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Publishing Conference Shows Tablets Dominate Whilst Publishers Adapt


28 Mar 2012

Eleven percent of the total U.S. population used iPads and various other tablet devices last year. By 2014, that percentage is estimated to rise to 27.7...
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Millennial Tablet Owners – 21 Facts


28 Mar 2012

Once again, Apple had everyone all a-flutter last week with the announcement of the "resolutionary" new iPad. Given all the additional focus on...
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Magazine Ad Page Volumes Drop


28 Mar 2012

Ad page volumes for magazines saw a 4 per cent drop in the 12 months to December as a result of continued woes in the retail sector, according to Read More >>

New ABC digital sales Rules redefine media reporting in Australia


28 Mar 2012

Members of the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) this...
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PMP’s Gordon and Gotch Launches Digital Publishing Solutions


28 Mar 2012

Gordon and Gotch, the largest and oldest Australian...
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Reed Business Information up for Sale


21 Mar 2012

Reed Business Information, one of the largest business...
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The Australian’s Paywall Exceeds Targets


21 Mar 2012

Since launching a paywall last October, The Australian has attracted...
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LinkedIn Exceeds 3 Million Aussie Members


21 Mar 2012

LinkedIn which has globally grown to more than 150 million members worldwide in February has now passed three million Australian members, and has opened...
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Australia Post Faces Competition from the “Digital Letterbox”


21 Mar 2012

Rivals Salmat and Computershare have stolen a march on Australia Post...
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Apple's new iPad: The Publishers Perspective


21 Mar 2012

Since the iPad's initial release in April 2010, the impact of Apple's tablet on digital publishing - and the consumer electronics industry as a whole -...
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Women’s Running Magazine Launches


14 Mar 2012

Run for Your Life Publishing announces the launch of Women's Running, a magazine that takes women from their first tentative step into the world of running...
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Advertising Overload Can Be Digital Suicide


14 Mar 2012

The findings on a range of digital advertising issues in the 2012 Digital Advertising Attitudes Report, polling adults aged 18+, show that 27 per cent of...
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Europe Tops U.S. In Global Ad Spend Growth In 2012


14 Mar 2012

Following 3.8 per cent growth in 2011, global advertising spending is expected to grow by 4.9 per cent in 2012 to $465.5 billion, according to the latest...
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Innovations in Magazine Media World Report Released


14 Mar 2012

Digital developments are at the fore, with a major focus on how advertisers and media owners are breaking new ground together, including the emergence of...
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Pay Wall Could Bring Earnings of $100M Annually for NYT


14 Mar 2012

The New York Times Company could eventually see revenue from the online pay wall at NYTimes.com grow to $100 million per year, according to Barclays Capital,...
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Search Engines, Aggregators to Pay Publishers


14 Mar 2012

The ruling German coalition has agreed to start work on a law that will require Google and other search engines as well as content aggregators to pay publishers...
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iPad Strategy Defined by Metrics


07 Mar 2012

Many more people will download a magazine app than will buy it. While sources of traffic are a major factor, the in-app storefront, preview issue and pricing...
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Facebook Performance Measured


07 Mar 2012

According to a recent post by Experian Hitwise, Facebook.com captures one in every eleven Internet visits in the US.


Additional specs on Facebook...
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Major Publishing Project Launches


07 Mar 2012

The first issue of Naturally Australia magazine, published by Roxby...
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The Herald-Sun to Launch Online Freemium Subscription Model


07 Mar 2012

News Limited's The Herald-Sun has unveiled the details...
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Study Finds U.S. Newspapers Struggling to Find Digital Revenue


07 Mar 2012

With the Herald Sun revealing its new online subscription model, newspapers in the US aren't having much luck in finding new revenue models for...
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Fairfax Targets Advertisers with Women’s Audience


07 Mar 2012

Fairfax is aiming to consolidate its leading position in...
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New GM for Publishers Australia


29 Feb 2012

Less than a week after leaving his longstanding MD role at Publishers...
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Email Newsletters Convert Best for B2B; Sales Emails for B2C


29 Feb 2012

Results from a survey released this month, conclude that lead generation category, benchmarks are significantly higher for B2B than B2C companies for newsletter...
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U.S. Leading Global Ad Recovery: Data Shows Europe, Asia Stabilising


29 Feb 2012

America appears to be leading a turnaround in the global ad economy. The development is ironic because some economists believe the U.S. triggered the ad...
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4 Ways to Monetise Apps


29 Feb 2012

The forecasts show plenty of money pouring into mobile advertising. But there's still a big gap between the percentage of ad spend marketers are devoting...
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Grow iPad app subscriptions. Start Bundling.


29 Feb 2012

Today's iPad magazine enthusiast is defined as someone who buys a magazine app twice a month and purchases an average of three apps per transaction and...
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Mobile & Social Media Revenue Accelerates


23 Feb 2012

By 2016, U.S. mobile and social media is expected to account for nearly 10 per cent of total communications revenue ($1.4 trillion), growing about 20 times...
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ACP Magazines on the Block?


23 Feb 2012

Focus is on CVC Asia Pacific who are rumoured to be considering offers for the sale of the Read More >>

Creative Folks MD Steps Down


23 Feb 2012

Creative Folks Pty Ltd today announced the departure of its Managing Director and cofounder, Matthew Green.


During 2011 Matthew was responsible...
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NZ online ad spend up 25 per cent


23 Feb 2012

Online advertising spend in New Zealand increased by almost 25 per cent in 2011 to NZ$328.11m with the biggest growth coming from search and directories....
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B&T Extends Brand with Online Launch


23 Feb 2012

Inside Marketing, a weekly digital newsletter from Reed Business hit the market this week. Its self declared mandate aims to provide updates of the most...
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2012 the Focus on Mobile Content


23 Feb 2012

As publishers are quickly realizing, the digital conversion does not end with tablet-ready editions. 2011 was deemed "the second year of the iPad,"...
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Tablets Helping Publishers Sell Back Issues


15 Feb 2012

Good news for publishers when Apple launched the tablet, single copies were the only way most magazines were available. Because single issues usually were...
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A Case for Premium Content


15 Feb 2012

Premium content is making a comeback. The signs are appearing with more frequency, across tablets, video and web.


Tablets: Content is experiencing...
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iPad App Subscriptions Grown Through Bundling


15 Feb 2012

Today's iPad magazine enthusiast is someone who buys a magazine app twice a month, purchases an average of three apps per transaction and spends more than...
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Global Brand advertising online tipped to rise 50 per cent


15 Feb 2012

Brand advertising online is tipped to grow 50 per cent globally in the coming year to total $20bn, at a faster rate than either traditional advertising...
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Five ways mobile can benefit publishers


15 Feb 2012

We hear a lot of predictions for what the "next big thing" in mobile will be, usually from a consumer perspective. But what about mobile's effect...
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Tablets Attract Magazine Readers


15 Feb 2012

New research composed exclusively of Tablet and eReader owners, reveals that male Tablet owners are particularly interested in reading digital magazines...
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2012 the Year of Selling the Quality of Your Brand


09 Feb 2012

2012 will be the year of audience development. Not for publishers, but for brands.


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Magazine Media Embrace Mobile Action Codes - Top 100 Mags Last Year


09 Feb 2012

Mobile action codes, which include 2D barcodes, QR codes, Microsoft Tags and watermarks, have seen a tremendous uptake in magazine media in the last year....
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Australian Advertisers Expect Adspend to Increase in 2012


09 Feb 2012

Australia's leading advertisers are predicting main media ad spend to increase by 3.8 per cent in 2012, but media agency executives are far less optimistic...
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What's Holding Back Tablet Advertising?


09 Feb 2012

Tablet ownership continues to grow rapidly, and many publishers remain convinced that tablets hold the keys to their digital futures. But tablet-specific,...
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US Postal Service Crisis


09 Feb 2012

The United States Postal Service is teetering at the edge of collapse, as reported in industry publication Folio, and magazine publishers-almost completely...
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5 Driving Forces for Media Change In 2012


02 Feb 2012

As recent studies conducted by IBM and others have established, global marketing organizations in general and CMOs in particular continue to feel both underprepared...
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Publishers Australia Search for GM


02 Feb 2012

With an expanded brief following a successful 2011 which witnessed a major conference and a sell out awards night, Read More >>

Google to Create Detailed User Profiles


02 Feb 2012

Google sent shock waves through the Web last week with its announcement that it intends to revise its privacy policy to enable it to create more comprehensive...
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App Development Strategies for Small to Medium-Sized Publishers


02 Feb 2012

Keeping pace with the dramatic changes on the smartphone and tablet front is no small feat for any publisher, but doing so presents a particular challenge...
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Data Steers Tablet Editions for Publishers


02 Feb 2012

Enabled by more sophisticated analytics, publishers are gaining a steady stream of information about how tablet users consume content in digital publications....
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Who Owns Tweets? The Legal Minefield Explained


02 Feb 2012

For a company, the response to the question is, ensure that employee handbooks, employee contracts; and/or contractor agreements that: all media created...
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You Tubes Top Ad Content for 2011


22 Dec 2011

When YouTube came along in 2005 and brought with it the notion that ads can be great content that earn their way onto screens of all types, spread by consumers...
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Apple's Newsstand Boost for Magazine Publishing


15 Dec 2011

In the 3 weeks since Apple launched its Newsstand for the iPad and iPhone, many publishers are reporting spikes in sales of their digital editions.

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Publishers Target Non-Traditional Digital Revenue Streams


15 Dec 2011


"Diversification" was a big buzzword among publishers speaking at the Publishing Business Conference & Expo in New York. While the...
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Fairfax Planning to Integrate Radio and Website with Print


15 Dec 2011

Fairfax Media chief executive Greg Hywood has made a spirited...
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Publishers Data Gathering to Assist Revenue Generation


15 Dec 2011

Fairfax Media will launch a raft of new features and functionalities...
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Mobile Website Launches to Protect Advertiser Dollars


15 Dec 2011

The Audit Bureaux of Australia (ABA) has launched...
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Explosion of Mobile Advertising


01 Dec 2011

According to a new US based report taking an in-depth look at the mobile advertising landscape; brands are spending more, and trying a variety of things...
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Digital Trends


01 Dec 2011

Changes in the digital world of marketing are fast and furious. It can be challenging to know which online trends are important and which are nothing but...
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Financial Review Paywall Price Drop


01 Dec 2011

With The Australian facing a drop in online traffic due to its recently...
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Magazines Pull Back on Tablet Add Ons


01 Dec 2011

When the iPad launched, publishers rushed to shovel expensive rich-media features into their magazine tablet editions. But now, having to create editions...
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Branded Content Study in US Supports Australian Research


01 Dec 2011

According to a study conducted by the Custom Content Council and the branded content newsletter ContentWise,...
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B2B Exhibitions Build Brands


01 Dec 2011

According to a new study and presentation from The Centre for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR), four out of 10 executives indicate they are participating...
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New Reporting Standards for CAB Audited Exhibitions


24 Nov 2011

A new CAB Exhibition Audit Reporting Standard (EARS)...
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Online Traffic Drop Hits The Australian


24 Nov 2011

The Australian's online traffic has dropped by nearly 40 per cent...
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News Mags Launched NewsLife Media


24 Nov 2011

News Limited's magazine division has launched a new brand...
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iPads On Jetstar Flights


24 Nov 2011

A deal struck with ACP Magazines witnessed 24 people with a star on their tray tables having been given the chance to try one of the iPads that Jetstar...
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ACP to Launch New Magazines in Joint Venture with US Hearst Corp


24 Nov 2011

Two new women's titles - Elle and Women's Fitness will launch into the Australian magazine market in a joint venture between publishing...
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Australian Custom Magazines Release Measurement Research


24 Nov 2011

In just two decades the media landscape has become hugely fragmented, its four key bastions - newspapers, TV, radio and mass market consumer magazines -...
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Print Goes Mobile


17 Nov 2011

According to a survey published by the Audit Bureau of Circulations. 85 per cent of the magazines and newspapers in the U.S. and Canada currently offer...
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Trends for 2012: Cord Cutting, Tablets Go Mass Market, Twitter Takes Over


17 Nov 2011

Some significant shifts are taking place with youth culture and media trends whereby Gen Y attitudes and habits will have an impact going into 2012 and...
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Magazine Awards of Excellence Unite Publishing Bodies


17 Nov 2011

Over 500 magazine professionals celebrated the best in their industry at the first joint 2011 Excellence Awards event featuring Publishers Australia and...
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Online Giants Collaborate to Sell 'Premium' Ads


17 Nov 2011

AOL, Microsoft, and Yahoo officially announced a rumoured partnership this week, one that would allow advertisers to buy inventory from all the three companies.

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Major Move in US Supports Print Product


17 Nov 2011

In an endorsement of the would-be flailing industry, one of the most powerful and wealthy brands in media is entering the print game. Even with billions...
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Publisher Set To Unveil Private Ad Exchange


17 Nov 2011

The assault on third-party ad networks continues. On Tuesday, Conde Nast, publisher of magazines such as The New Yorker and Vanity Fair, is launching a...
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Tablet Readers Research Flags News as Main Driver


09 Nov 2011

According to a study conducted by the Pew Research Center in collaboration with The Economist Group, 77 per cent of tablet owners use their tablet every...
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Matt Handbury in pitch for ACP Magazines


09 Nov 2011

Matt Handbury, nephew of Rupert Murdoch, is keen to get back into the magazine publishing arena with particular interest in Nine Entertainment's Read More >>

Vogue wins Magazine of the Year


09 Nov 2011

Vogue Australia has been named Magazine of the Year at the Australian...
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The Maggies Awards 2011


09 Nov 2011

Woman's Day (April 4, 2011 issue) has beaten off fierce competition to...
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mediaIDEAS dataPoint: App Store and Android Market Data


09 Nov 2011

This week's mediaIDEAS dataPoint chart shows app store and android market activity for the month of October 2011.


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Ninemsn to Launch New Advertising Exchange


09 Nov 2011

Microsoft and Nine Entertainment Co. have announced...
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Online Advertising Networks Release First Adspend Report


03 Nov 2011

Internet Advertising Sales Houses of Australia (IASH Australia) have released the first report on online advertising spend in Australia covered by its online...
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Dynamic New Model Needed To Optimise Ad Role in Social Media


03 Nov 2011

According to new research, "Campaigns to Capabilities: Social Media and Marketing 2011," social media plays an expanding role in advertising and...
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Magazine Week Conference


03 Nov 2011

The Magazine Week Conference, to be held in Sydney next week, a joint...
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Advertisers and Planners Seek Collaboration for a Digital Video Advertising


03 Nov 2011

A recent study conducted by Advertiser Perceptions, found that spending on Digital Video Advertising (DVA) is expected to increase by 25 per cent in the...
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Magazine iPad apps Global Report


03 Nov 2011

Magazine and newspaper apps' quality seems to be the most important factor in their success with consumers, according to the first annual "The State...
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Print Publishers Join YouTube’s New Channel Providers


03 Nov 2011

A number of established print publishers have joined all the celebrities and web natives programming YouTube's 100 new high-polish, high-stakes original-content...
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The Australian Launches Paywall


25 Oct 2011

News Limited is rolling out a freemium model, paywall for Read More >>

Study Reveals iPad the Most Popular Device at Home


25 Oct 2011

The first international study into the use of the iPad has been carried out. Users were surveyed in six European countries and the results show that while...
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Tablets, Tablets and More Tablets


25 Oct 2011

In the last couple of weeks we've seen: the launch of Amazon's Kindle Fire; speculation about a next-generation iPad; rumors about the demise of RIM's BlackBerry...
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Rugby World Cup - The Mobile Digital Hit of 2011


25 Oct 2011

Rugby World Cup 2011's comprehensive digital strategy and delivery has been given the thumbs up by fans from around the globe, hungry to immerse themselves...
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Advertising Agency Rep to Lead New CAB Board


25 Oct 2011

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) highlighted the importance...
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New Methodology for Social Media Customer Intelligence


25 Oct 2011

Mining and understanding customer feedback creates a powerful lens into the customer experience. The problem, however, is that while many brands are listening...
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Google's Quest for Publishers High Quality Content


19 Oct 2011

For years, Google has been saying its mission is to index the world's content, however publishers have struggled with understanding how their legacy content,...
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Apple Unveils Australian Titles on Newsstand Platform


19 Oct 2011

The launch of Apple's digital publishing platform iOS5 Newsstand signals a new focus and support for publishers taking their content to the iPad and features...
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Print Scores Well Online


19 Oct 2011

The top seven print media websites account for more than 40 per cent of Australian internet traffic to all newspaper and magazine sites, an analysis of...
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International Experts Head to Sydney for Next Months Magazine Week


19 Oct 2011

The ‘science of economy' presented by guest speaker Kenneth Pecca, to major US magazines has saved more than US$16million annually. The secret lies...
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Social Media and Tablets Hot Topics at International Publishing Conference


19 Oct 2011

Ralph Büchi, head of the international division, Axel Springer, Germany, said that young readers and users will change the reader behaviour for the...
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Australian Ad Network Expands into US


19 Oct 2011

Australian vertical advertising network operator The Ad Network has expanded its Real Estate Ad Network globally through its entry into the US market.

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Ten and News Ltd View Strategic Partnership


11 Oct 2011

The Ten Network's integrated sales arm Ten Connect has added Read More >>

Magazine Week Attracts Brightest Publishing Minds to Sydney


11 Oct 2011

Global publishing leaders will converge on Sydney in November for the inaugural Magazine Week, presented by the industry's two peak bodies: Read More >>

ZenithOptimedia Adspend Forecasts 2013 Announced


11 Oct 2011

Despite the stock market's double digit drop in the last quarter, ZenithOptimedia is projecting a 2.2 per cent increase in advertising for 2011, up from...
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Media Convergence Launches New Media Products into Asia


11 Oct 2011

Sydney based media management and advisory company, Media Convergence Asia-Pacific, announced it is entering the Indonesian market in a joint-venture with...
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Advertising Agency Representative to Lead New CAB Board


11 Oct 2011

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) highlighted the...
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Print Publications Capitalise on Cross Platform Initiatives


30 Sep 2011

Australian publishing media websites aligned to print publications account for more than 40 per cent of Australian internet traffic to all newspaper and...
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Fairfax Launches Creative Solutions Team


30 Sep 2011

Farifax Media has launched a new team called fx, a strategic...
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Google Stirs Competitors for Advertising Sales Competition


30 Sep 2011

Yahoo!, AOL and Microsoft are reported to be working together to sell advertising inventory on each other's sites in an attempt to increase their competitiveness...
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Magazine Newsstand Sales Halved Over Past Decade


30 Sep 2011

The combined newsstand sales of 68 major American magazines declined by nearly half from 2001-2011, according to an analysis of Audit Bureau of Circulations...
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New Data Highlights Tablet Use


30 Sep 2011

New data from Google shows a dramatic spike in tablet use during the evening. supporting the theory that people break out their iPads while sitting on the...
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Gordon and Gotch Launch Online Magazine Store


30 Sep 2011

Gordon and Gotch Australia, has launched an...
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Telstra Revamps Digital Advertising Business


08 Sep 2011

Telstra has taken the wraps off its new digital advertising business after transferring Sensis Digital Media into Telstra and merging them with Telstra...
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Business Dollars to Shift from Traditional to Emerging Media by 2015


08 Sep 2011

A new report says small- and medium-sized businesses will continue to shift marketing dollars away from traditional outlets to more measured and emerging...
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Magazine Week Aims High in November


08 Sep 2011

According to the organisational body, Publishers Australia,...
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New Men’s Mag Launched


08 Sep 2011

A general interest men's magazine pitched at the average Aussie bloke has launched with the tagline of Inside the World's Best Garages, Sheds and Mancaves.

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Magazine Publishers Association Kicks off Ad Campaign


08 Sep 2011

The big name magazine publishers have joined forces and this week launched a new print marketing campaign to highlight the continuing value for advertisers...
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The Changing Media Ad Landscape, 1980-2011 Winners and Losers


08 Sep 2011

Anyone who follows the media business cannot fail to be impressed by how much -- and how fast -- the media landscape has changed in recent decades. In addition...
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B2B Twitter Tips


25 Aug 2011

How can B2B journalists and publications tune up their Twitter feeds? Emedia Vitals gathered some tips from the B2B Twitterer of the Year for Business Journalism.

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Content Offers Publishers Opportunity


25 Aug 2011

The changes in the media landscape are vast, and poised to permanently disrupt traditional marketing practices. The onslaught of media, including video,...
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Tablets and E Readers – The Bright Lights for Publishers


25 Aug 2011

Demand for print media is rapidly declining, digital pundits assure us -- but don't take their word for it: paper manufacturers also see the handwriting...
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Tablet Ownership Booms for Marketers


25 Aug 2011

According to a new report by Forrester Research, in partnership with Bizrate Insights, the number of Americans owning tablet devices is forecast to increase...
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Print Post Forum Raises Issues


25 Aug 2011

As reported in recent issues of Publishing Edge, Australia's largest servicer of print post, Read More >>

China Set to Become Second Largest Global Ad Market


25 Aug 2011

Advertising in China, still developing compared to countries like the US and Japan, is beginning to catch up to the demand of consumer-facing companies...
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Media Buyers Warned on Misrepresentation of Figures


18 Aug 2011

The Audit Bureaux of Australia is warning media buyers...
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CAB Campaign Aimed at Advertisers


18 Aug 2011

The Circulations Audit Board has launched its biggest-ever...
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Agency Bookings Down as Growth Forecast Revised


18 Aug 2011

Media agency bookings have slid 1.8 per cent in the month of July, further fuelling fears of another recession in the US, according to new data.


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LinkedIn Booms in Depressed Market


18 Aug 2011

The professional social networking site, LinkedIn which made its public sharemarket debut in May, reported strong growth in revenue, membership, and visitors...
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2011 Publishing Excellence Awards Announced


18 Aug 2011

Publishers Australia has announced the 2011 Excellence Awards...
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Online Predicted to Rise Above $2.6 billion


18 Aug 2011

Whilst all media are hurting in a weak advertising market online is posting good results. With online advertising growing 9 per cent in the second quarter...
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Major Consumer Publisher Acquires Leading B2B Publishing Enterprise


09 Aug 2011

In a major development for the local specialist magazine publishing sector, Read More >>

POSTAGE FORUM ON PRINT POST, NOW AND THE FUTURE


08 Aug 2011

Postage rates are a major cost centre for all publishers and for those using the Print Post service. Recent rises in most categories have become a significant...
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Publishers Look to Standardise Reader Measurement In Digital Editions


02 Aug 2011

Many publishers are investing large amounts of time and resources to navigating user behavior in tablet editions of magazines, and this data is being used...
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US Publishers Guarantee Top Advertisers ROI


02 Aug 2011

Meredith, the publisher of large-circulation magazines is beginning to guarantee some of its biggest advertisers that major ad campaigns in Meredith titles...
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Global Advertising Trends Up


02 Aug 2011

According to ZenithOptimedia, global ad expenditure will grow by 4.1 per cent in 2011, just 0.1 percentage points below the prediction made in April. It...
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CAB Conference Success


02 Aug 2011

The Circulations Audit Board's inaugural Accountability...
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Positive Forecast for Media


02 Aug 2011

According to the Australian PwC Entertainment and Media Outlook 2011-2015 released yesterday. The Australian entertainment and media industry will grow...
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Google Chases Facebook Market


21 Jul 2011

GOOGLE+, the search giant's new social networking platform, has the potential to eclipse Facebook and offer advertisers unparalleled opportunities, according...
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Survey Finds Publishers ‘On the Same Page’ With Digital Publishing


21 Jul 2011

A recently conducted survey of Australian publishers to learn more about their views of, and experiences with digital publishing in Australia was undertaken...
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2011 Ad Spend Forecast Slashed by Media Heavyweight


21 Jul 2011

Media analyst Steve Allen has significantly downgraded his ad spend forecast for the remainder of the year, dropping it by five points to just 2.42 per...
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TIME Magazine Grants Subscribers “All Access”


21 Jul 2011

Beginning this week, TIME is offering subscribers "All Access" on its multiple platforms. For one price, TIME readers will be able to access the...
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Reports Reader’s Digest and Rolling Stone Up For Sale


21 Jul 2011

2011 is shaping up to be the year of the consumer magazine deal. U.S. based Reader's Digest Association is on the block, seeking a price of around $1 billion,...
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News and Fairfax Hit Back at Magazine Report


21 Jul 2011

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Online video Distribution Sites Show Strong Growth


13 Jul 2011

An estimated 5.5 million Australians accessed an online video distribution site from home in December, according to new research released by the Australian...
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Making Money from Social Media


13 Jul 2011

How can media companies actually make money from social media as an integrated platform in their stable? Some examples of how media companies are using...
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Media Scams Cost Millions


13 Jul 2011

In the past year more than 150 fake publications are estimated to have been operating in Australia, tricking businesses into spending money on advertisements...
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Australia Hosts Major Digital Publishing Course


13 Jul 2011

The next FIPP Digital Publishing Course will be held over 5 days, from the 7th- 11th November 2011 and this year will be held in Sydney.


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Media Buyer Flags Reader Engagement as Critical Factor in Advertising Decision Making


13 Jul 2011

While agencies and clients are paying close attention to emerging platform opportunities in magazine publishing, media planners and buyers are cautious...
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Location Based Ads Hit $6B By 2015


08 Jul 2011

Location-based service advertising -- which ties in consumer locations with restaurants, retail shops and other locations through mobile devices -- will...
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New Magazine Sale Reporting Rules Still Fall Short


08 Jul 2011

New rules governing the way magazines report copy sales are designed to "future proof" the way print publications are audited, however they still...
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Industry Heads Tip Ad Market to Grow


08 Jul 2011

Media chiefs think the $13 billion Australian national advertising market will recover in the second half of the year and are hopeful moderate growth in...
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Publication Posts Digital Subs Rise after Paywall Installed


08 Jul 2011

Rupert Murdoch's London paper The Times has attracted 100,000 digital subscribers following the launch of its paywall last year, as Read More >>

New Mobile App Shifts IT Mag into 5th Gear


08 Jul 2011

Leading B2B magazine and digital publisher, Westwick-Farrow...
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Magazine Scores World First with Hand Inserted TV Commercial


30 Jun 2011

Fairfax's Sydney and Melbourne magazines, as part of a...
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Sports Title Wins Magazine of the Year at NZMPA Awards


30 Jun 2011

The New Zealand MPA Magazine Awards 2011...
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Who is Advertising in Niche Media


30 Jun 2011

The one-day CAB Accountability in Ad Spend Conference...
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The Facts on Social Media Statistics


30 Jun 2011

Social media is escalating and below are some impressive facts supporting its growth and potential:

 

Publisher Targets iPad Readers with New Launch


30 Jun 2011

Three - a monthly life and culture magazine has been launched for the iPad. The new iPad periodical embraces a mixture of smart, artful writing...
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New Magazine Set for Launch in Kids Market


23 Jun 2011

A big increase in top-end luxury family holidays will lead to the launch of a new magazine - Five Star Kids - as an offshoot of Australia's highest-selling...
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Publishing Coup for Intermedia


23 Jun 2011

The Intermedia Group is one of Australia's largest trade publishing...
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Mobile Media Marketing for Magazines


23 Jun 2011

A study of the Top 100 media publications in the United States by 2ergo found that 84 per cent of the publications have a mobile website, a mobile application...
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Publishers Overwhelming Support of PrintPost Forum


23 Jun 2011

As a result of unprecedented interest the D&D Mailing...
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Open Letter and Important Invitation to Publishers who Mail Magazines Using Print Post


16 Jun 2011

Over the last 3 years D&D Mailing Services has conducted...
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ACP Mags Market Share Declines


09 Jun 2011

According to an analyst's report last week by the Commonwealth Bank, ACP...
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Private Media’s Online Expansion


09 Jun 2011

Online publishing company Private Media is launching two new sites, Property Observer and a project currently under wraps headed by investigative journalist...
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Newspaper Ads Dive in U.S.


09 Jun 2011

The first-quarter results from the Newspaper Association of America stand out against a general recovery in ad spending for other media, and suggest...
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Circulations Audit Board to Host Accountability in Ad Spend one-day conference


09 Jun 2011

The Accountability in Ad-Spend one day conference, hosted by the Circulations...
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Smartphone Owners Say "It's My Life!"


09 Jun 2011

In a recent smartphone survey conducted by Prosper Mobile Insights, and reported in Mediapost,...
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Magazine Trends – Technology Enhances by Brands Inspire


09 Jun 2011

The hype, bluster and debate that has shrouded Apple's iPad debut just over a year ago has delivered the magazine publishing industry a prodigious gift....
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eReaders Become Bed Buddies


03 Jun 2011

The Nielsen Company's most recent research on mobile connected devices sheds new light on how (and where) consumers are using their tablets, eReaders and...
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Magazines Extend Reach and Adapt to Change


03 Jun 2011

Industry leaders agree that the GFC dealt a massive blow to the retail segment, which is inextricably bound to the Australian appetite for consumer magazines....
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Highlights from Future of Digital Publishing Seminar


03 Jun 2011

The Future of Digital Publishing Seminar was held in Sydney last week, a joint initiative of Read More >>

IAB Australia appoints The Nielsen Company for online audience measurement in Australia


03 Jun 2011

IAB Australia today announced that Read More >>

Record Reached in U.S. for Internet Advertising


03 Jun 2011

Internet advertising in the U.S. totalled $7.3 billion in the U.S. in the first quarter of 2011, up 23 per cent over the same period in 2010 and set the...
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Magazines this Decade


27 May 2011

As hundreds queued around the world for the latest Apple iPad an Australian media tycoon told a business breakfast that newspapers were a sunset industry....
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Ownership of Digital Space for Magazines up for Grabs


27 May 2011

Harold Mitchell, founder of Mitchell and Partners believes that there is a real first mover opportunity for one of the big publishers to own the emerging...
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Publishers Avoid Apples Commission with Newly Launched Service


27 May 2011

Digital technology company Yudu launched a service earlier this month to help magazine publishers evade the 30 per cent commission that Apple charges to...
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National Geographic Named Magazine of the Year at U.S. National Magazine Awards


27 May 2011

National Geographic was named magazine of the year at the annual National Magazine Awards held this week in New York, winning the top trophy in a relatively...
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YouTube Chief Vision for Online Future


27 May 2011

Salar Kamangar, CEO of YouTube, has unveiled his vision for the future of online video, in two successive blog posts that went up this week. Kamangar took...
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Digital Newsstand Revealed


27 May 2011

The U.S. publishing industry's digital newsstand, which has been in the works for two years, is finally up and running. Next Issue Media, a joint venture...
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Future of Magazines Towards 2020


18 May 2011

Embedded video's included in the 2011 digital edition of Media Titles...
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Global Research Win to Australian Publisher


12 May 2011

The FIPP Research Awards took place at a special dinner in Paris this month and celebrated the best research that promotes the use of magazines as an advertising...
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Custom Publishing Continues Digital Growth


12 May 2011

The hype over custom publishing isn't going away. Advertiser demand to produce content is a ripe opportunity for publishers looking to diversify their revenue...
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Magazine Publishing Association Launches Print Campaign


12 May 2011

The Magazine Publishers Association (MPA)...
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LinkedIn Good for B2B but Media Buyers Want More


12 May 2011

Professional online network LinkedIn is failing to turn its popularity into advertising dollars, according to leading media buyers although digital media...
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Australian Magazine Brings Print Media to Digital Life through Smartphones


12 May 2011

Australia's V8X Magazine, a bi-monthly, introduced a first in Australian...
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Online Adspend for Q1 Breaks $600m


12 May 2011

The online advertising market has reported year-on-year growth of 17 per cent in the first quarter reaching $601 million. The data, compiled by PricewaterhouseCoopers...
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New 180 page Snow Action Buyer's Bible in store now


09 May 2011

The fattest ski magazine ever published in Australia is at your newsagent now - a huge 180 pages featuring the Ski Buyer's Bible with 158 new 2011-2012...
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Digital Mania – How much can you consume


29 Apr 2011

According to new The Digital Lifestyle survey, consumers and web surfers are facing a torrent of data growing faster than ever before. 78 per cent of respondents...
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Digital Magazines – How will publishers reap the benefits in the tablet era?


29 Apr 2011

The rise of mobile apps for smartphones and tablets is generating an excitement in the world of magazine publishing offering the potential of reviving storied...
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Future of Digital Publishing


29 Apr 2011

Tablets are promising to breathe new life into the publishing industry, with over 1 million tablet devices estimated to be sold in Australia in 2011. Over...
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B2B Publication Reinforces the Power of Print Whilst Extending Online Reach


29 Apr 2011

In an industry sector that has witnessed the demise of several print titles, and the reduction in frequency of others Australia's only remaining monthly...
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Social Traffic Less Significant to Publishers than Search


29 Apr 2011

There's no question that social media is becoming an increasingly important source of traffic for Web publishers, from articles and videos being shared...
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US Magazine Launches Double in First Quarter of 2011


29 Apr 2011

Things are looking up for the US magazine industry, based on results from magazine database mediafinder.com.

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Media Watch Interview with Greg Hywood


29 Apr 2011

Jonathan Holmes, host of ABC's Media Watch presented a special program interviewing a man "Who's taken on what many people reckon to be the toughest...
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Publishers Experiment with New Tablet Concepts


14 Apr 2011

An opportunity for publishers to redefine the magazine reading experience on tablet devices has been initiated in the U.S. aimed at blending the art of...
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Big Splash Media Offer for Gadfly Back on the Table


14 Apr 2011

Creditors of Gadfly Editorial Services, which rejected a $500,000 take-over...
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2011 Ad Spend Downgraded


14 Apr 2011

Political turmoil in the Middle East and Japan's earthquake have reduced an estimated US$2.4bn off this year's global ad spend but the market is expected...
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New Marketing Services Initiative in Custom Media


14 Apr 2011

A new innovative Marketing Services Group, a unit that will offer custom content, research and digital and sales optimisation services to customers in...
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NZ Post Sets Up Digital Post


14 Apr 2011

The shift away from printed mail toward online distribution has been signalled with New Zealand Post signing a licensing deal with digital postal mail provider...
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Digital Video Ad Spend Continues to Surge


07 Apr 2011

Sharp increases in digital video advertising dollars will continue over the next 12 months. The now $1 billion+ market is pegged to rise 22 per cent, according...
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Google Trends for Magazines from 2004-2011


07 Apr 2011

mediaIDEAS dataPoint released this week shows the average worldwide traffic for "magazines" from 2004 to the beginning months of 2011.


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International Study Reveals Effects of iPad Ads


07 Apr 2011

Readers look more at advertising on an iPad than in a regular print magazine, reports an eye-tracking study carried out by MRC International for Bonnier...
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Specialist Publishers Lead the Way in Digital New Survey Reveals


07 Apr 2011

The top-line results from the UK (InPublishing/Specialist Media Show) survey of around 200 publishers polling their views on paid online content, live events,...
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Publishers Ad Trends Survey to Assist Magazine Initiatives


07 Apr 2011

Publishers Australia is encouraging members to get involved...
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New Look For Fairfax Magazines


01 Apr 2011

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Magazines 2020-Technology enhances but brands inspire and inform


01 Apr 2011

A panel of expert speakers addressed the sold-out lunch hosted by...
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New Magazine Launch for AMP


01 Apr 2011

AMP Capital Shopping Centres has launched a quarterly fashion mag, Inspire Magazine, which will be distributed free within the various centres'...
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Publishers Australia AGM – MPA Membership Approved


01 Apr 2011

Publishers Australia's Annual General Meeting in Sydney on Friday...
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Gadfly Media Offer Rejected


01 Apr 2011

Gadfly Editorial Services, the Sydney-based publisher that was put...
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Trends Show Small to Medium Businesses Embracing Social Media Marketing


24 Mar 2011

The largest online network of local business owners in the U.S. shared results of its quarterly Merchant Confidence Index survey of over 8,500 small to...
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B2B Ad Pages US Down By 3.1 Per Cent in 2010. However up on 2009


24 Mar 2011

Ad pages across 21 categories of B2B magazines tracked by Business Information Network fell 3.1 per cent in 2010, while revenue dropped 1.3 per cent...
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Online Advertising Exchanges Anger Publishers


24 Mar 2011

Online publishers claim they are being pressured by media agency buying groups into giving them exclusive advertising inventory to auction to their clients...
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World First Planning and Buying Platform Launched for Advertisers


24 Mar 2011

Advertising technology company Adboss has launched a new online platform - adboss.com.au - that provides advertisers with a one-stop solution for planning...
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Magazine Launched to Support Disadvantaged


24 Mar 2011

Melbourne businessman Nick Bolto has launched an annual magazine called The Difference, targeted at high earners in an effort to raise funds to...
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New Zealand Magazine Awards 2011


24 Mar 2011

MPA New Zealand have announced the pool...
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Magazines 2020 Forum


17 Mar 2011

A forum following Publishers Australia's AGM will discuss the...
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YUDU Media produces free iPad whitepaper report


17 Mar 2011

YUDU Media has produced a free whitepaper report which highlights key iPad trends and statistics that have emerged since its last report in September 2010.

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Volkswagen: Virtual Test Drive Inside Print Ad


17 Mar 2011

Who said print ads were dead? Well, not the ones that are digitally activated anyway! Volkswagen in Norway have launched what they claim to be the worlds...
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Report Uncovers Tricks and Cheats of Online Audience Measurement


17 Mar 2011

Website publishers are inflating their audience figures and misleading media buyers by double counting page views, counting pages before they load and counting...
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Fairfax Media Launches Major Magazine Study


17 Mar 2011

Fairfax Media has launched the findings of a major study into...
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FIPP launches second Innovations in Magazines World Report


17 Mar 2011

The second Innovations in Magazines 2011 World Report identifies, monitors and dissects brilliant innovations in magazines which deliver new readers, revenues...
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Gordon and Gotch Entry to Digital Distribution Arena


10 Mar 2011

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Content Marketing Magazine Launches in Australia


10 Mar 2011

The Content Marketing Institute has announced the launch of a quarterly print and digital magazine called Chief Content Officer (CCO) for content marketers...
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CAB to Hold Inaugural Conference on Accountability in Ad Spend


10 Mar 2011

The Circulation Audit Board (CAB) is staging an informative...
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Are iPad Magazines Being Killed by Greed


10 Mar 2011

Tablet-based magazines have a lot going for them. They're more interactive, more portable and better for the environment than their paper-based counterparts....
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The New Media Company: Facebook


10 Mar 2011

A big, powerful wild card just entered the movie distribution business. Warner Bros. Entertainment announced today it will begin distributing movies...
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Skype Looks to Ads for Site


10 Mar 2011

Skype, the free internet communications service, has announced plans to introduce advertising as it seeks to boost revenue ahead of going public.

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ACP Restructure Aims to Sell Group Ad Deals


04 Mar 2011

ACP Magazines is set to unveil a major restructure of its sales team,...
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Can a Magazine Re-design Revitalise the Brand


04 Mar 2011

There seems to be a deep-seated belief in the consumer magazine industry that a new look can give a beleaguered publication a new lease on life -- but...
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ACP $1m Ad Spend for New Mag


04 Mar 2011

Ultimate Fighting Championship Magazine, under licence from UFC, is being supported by free-to-air commercials, pay-TV ads, print, point of...
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Healthy Food Guide launched in the UK


04 Mar 2011

Australian publisher, Healthy Food Guide International, is to...
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Traditional Media Growth on the Rise


04 Mar 2011

The Australian advertising market grew at the rate of 13.7 per cent...
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iPad 2 Launches in Tablet Market


04 Mar 2011

The new device called the iPad 2 was launched on Tuesday. The design hasn't just been tweaked, Jobs says. It's all new from the bottom up.

 

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Apple Launches Digital Magazine Subscription Service


22 Feb 2011

Apple has announced a new magazine subscription service available to all publishers of content-based apps on the App Store. Publishers set the price and...
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Where are Magazines Heading in the Digital Age


22 Feb 2011

The fight is on for magazines to get their share of the advertising dollar although magazines generate approximately $650 million in advertising and $1...
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ACP Combines with Industry Suppliers to Promote Print Product


22 Feb 2011

PMP, Offset Alpine, Blue Star and Ego are among 17 industry players collaborating on a showcase publication being sent to media buyers as part of Read More >>

The Rise of Publisher's Digital Revenue


22 Feb 2011

The forecasted growth of the three sources of US magazine industry revenue (print, digital, and other) over the next decade has been published by mediaIDEAS...
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Magazine Awards Cast a Wide Net


22 Feb 2011

Entries for The Magazine Awards 2011 are now open, and interest is high.


Since 2009 the numbers of entrants have increased each year; competition...
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Video and mobile Capture 25 per cent Market Share by 2014


22 Feb 2011

Online advertising revenue will account for 25 per cent of the total advertising market by 2014, according to a recent research report.


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Woodwing Software Siezes Tablet Publishing Solutions


07 Feb 2011

The iPad was one of the driving forces behind the tremendous success of WoodWing Software in 2010. With its Digital Magazine Tools becoming the most...
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Publishers Push for iPad Subscriptions


07 Feb 2011

Publishers are eyeing a deal that Rupert Murdoch and News Corp. have worked out with Apple Inc. to allow subscription sales of its upcoming iPad Daily.

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ABA Safe List Now Applies to 200 Websites


07 Feb 2011

The Audit Bureaux of Australia (ABA) has increased its...
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ACP Launches Magshop App


07 Feb 2011

ACP Magazines continues to lead Australian publishing onto new digital...
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NRMA Open Road Initiative


07 Feb 2011

Car insurance brand NRMA is launching a new campaign to promote...
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ACP's Unique Magazine Research


07 Feb 2011

A study, which was carried out by Neuro-Insight, as part of the ACP...
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Pac Mags Launches Pay Wall for K-Zone


21 Dec 2010

Pacific Magazines has erected its first pay wall, with the relaunch...
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Aussie Farmers Direct Launch Custom Magazine


21 Dec 2010

Independently owned home delivery business, Aussie Farmers Direct, is launching a free quarterly custom magazine ahead of its first television marketing...
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Magazine Market Expected to Grow in 2011


21 Dec 2010

Media expenditure is predicted to grow 7.8 per cent to $13.13bn next year, with an average yearly growth of 6.1per cent up to the end of 2016. The market...
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US study shows iPad users keen to ditch printed newspapers


21 Dec 2010

The first phase of a multi-year research project to understand how iPad users consume news content found that more than half of Apple iPad users in the...
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Fairfax Axes Sport&Style Magazine and iPad App


21 Dec 2010

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How Facebook Reaches $20 Billion in Revenue


21 Dec 2010

Facebook, at over 500 million users, has transformed the web, and indeed the planet, by connecting us all in ways we weren't before. At their current...
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Publication to Track how Print Ads Drive Readers Online


21 Dec 2010

Forbes has partnered with MediaVest and comScore to measure a print ad's ability to drive readers online and its influence on branded search terms. The...
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Publishers Could Face 7 per cent Print Post Increase in 2011


10 Dec 2010

On a sample survey of 200 magazines 73 per cent were in the weight bracket attracting a 7 per cent postage increase to apply in April 2011. Some categories...
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Magshop and Coles Launch Magazine Subscription Gift Card Initiative


10 Dec 2010

The exclusive partnership of Magshop and Coles willl afford consumers the opportunity to buy $30, $50 and $100 magazine gift cards at checkout for a selection...
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Will Apps Make Publishers Money?


10 Dec 2010

Magazine publishers are pouring money into apps, seduced by the notion that tablet computers can open a new avenue to make money from their content. But...
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The Future of Email Marketing


10 Dec 2010

In an article posted by MediaPost by Loren McDonald, the question is posed - What will the email world look like a year from now? Change used to...
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Asia Pacific Ahead in Global Ad Spend Recovery


10 Dec 2010

The advertising market in the Asia Pacific region - excluding Japan - will grow by 36 per cent between 2010 and 2013, according to the latest forecast from...
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ACP Backs More Magazine Research


02 Dec 2010

ACP Magazines has appointed Atomic Search as its search marketing partner...
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New CEO Appointed as Publishers Australia Expands its Mandate


02 Dec 2010

Publishers Australia (PA), the magazine and now representing...
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ACP Enters Co-Publishing Agreement with Next Media


02 Dec 2010

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Richard Branson Launches iPad-Only Mag


02 Dec 2010

Whatever Rupert Murdoch's got planned for The Daily can wait; fellow billionaire Richard Branson has beaten him to the punch with The Project....
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Australian Media Tablet Market Set to Explode


02 Dec 2010

A new study released by Telsyte predicts over one million media tablet devices will be sold in Australia in 2011. Telsyte forecasts the media tablet market...
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Digital Newsstand to Launch in US


02 Dec 2010

Next Issue Media, a U.S. publishing joint venture, is set to launch its digital newsstand. The newsstand will start out selling print and digital titles...
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Independent Weekly Newspaper Drops Print to go Totally Digital


02 Dec 2010

From this week, Adelaide's Independent Weekly newspaper will...
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Universal Magazines Wins at Publishers Australia Excellence Awards


26 Nov 2010

Universal Magazines was recognised again at this year's Publishers Australia Excellence Awards with a diverse range of trophies.

 

Groundbreaking Campaign to Promote Print


26 Nov 2010

ACP has revealed details of its "I Love Magazines" marketing...
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Woodwing Tour to Host Free Publishing Event


26 Nov 2010

Publishers wishing to learn more about publishing on tablet devices are offered a free pass to attend the WoodWing World Tour when it arrives in Sydney...
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Publishers Cleared as ABC Examines Need for Further Transparency


26 Nov 2010

The Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) has cleared the...
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INSIPID; New Online Magazine


25 Nov 2010

Insipid brings a style that is completely unique, covering a vast array of topics and areas of life that traditional magazines simply don't touch.

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Sports Title Wins Top Gong at Publishing Awards


15 Nov 2010

FourFourTwo has beaten off stiff competition from CIO Magazine, Selector and OUTthere Magazine to win the first ever Read More >>

MPA and Publishers Australia Forge Alliance


15 Nov 2010

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Australian Magazine Week


15 Nov 2010

The first joint initiative organised by the Magazine...
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MPA to Re-emerge with ACP Backing


11 Nov 2010

In August 2009 Publishing Edge reported on the split between Read More >>

Magazine of the Year Awards


11 Nov 2010

Australian Women's Weekly has won the Magazine of...
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Rebranding the Magazine Publishing Industry


11 Nov 2010

Today, magazine content engages consumers across multiple online and offline platforms; the U.S. based MPA, The Association of magazine media explains the...
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New Social Media Marketing Alliance Emerges


11 Nov 2010

Beyond Digital Media and Taurus Marketing have announced an exclusive partnership in response to increasing demand from customers, organisations and leaders...
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Foxtel and ACP Join Forces for Media Documentary


11 Nov 2010

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Allkotes Introduces EcoKote for Publishers, Agencies and Promotional Products


11 Nov 2010

EcoKote, the new innovation from Allkotes is a new environmentally friendly...
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ACP launches Top Ten Men’s U.S. Newsstand Seller in Australia


04 Nov 2010

ACP Magazines have announced the Australian launch of one of the fastest-growing...
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Haymarket Repositions Sports Title for Digital Push


04 Nov 2010

Football magazine Australian FourFourTwo has undergone a redesign and...
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Death of Newspapers Stirs Controversy


04 Nov 2010

Newspapers as we know them will cease to exist in the US within seven years. This would be followed by Britain and Iceland in 2019, and Canada and Norway...
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Cream Magazine Goes Digital


04 Nov 2010

Pop culture magazine, Cream, is to go completely digital from next...
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Australia Post Aims to Ensure Print Post Sustainability


04 Nov 2010

Australia Post has indicated that weight steps and price points have...
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ABC Setting Measurement Rules for Tablet Devices


04 Nov 2010

ABC's Digital Publishing Sub-Committee has been reconvened...
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Vogue Australia Wins Cover of the Year


28 Oct 2010

The September 2009 issue of Vogue Australia has beaten off fierce...
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Nielsen Study Stats Reveal iPad Winners


28 Oct 2010

Although the iPad is still relatively new, early indications are that a majority of users are willing to pay for content on the tablet and that books and...
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CAB Gets Close to Advertisers


28 Oct 2010

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) will increase its...
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ABC’s Advertisers, Advertising Agencies and Publishers Working Together


28 Oct 2010

The ABC at their AGM affirmed their commitment to providing...
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The Australian Women's Weekly gets an iPad version


28 Oct 2010

ACP Magazines has released an application for the November issue of...
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Join the Research Project on the Future of Magazines


28 Oct 2010

Technical Research Institute of Finland and the Aalto University in Helsinki are undertaking a research study to determine the future of magazines.

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iPad the Winner for Media Buyers and Publishers


21 Oct 2010

According to Nielsen's new Connected Devices Playbook survey of more than 5,000 consumers who own a tablet computer, eReader, netbook, media player or...
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Major UK Publishers Form B2B Network


21 Oct 2010

Six Publishers, Including Haymarket, Incisive, Reed Business Information, and UBM Medica have joined BBN to form the online ad network for B2B titles.

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App Developers in Hot Water Targeting Facebook Users


21 Oct 2010

The revelation this week that app developers are sending Facebook users' names to advertisers -- in violation of the social networking sites' terms of service...
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21 Oct 2010

Former Publishers Australia board member and publisher at IDG...
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FIPP Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Conference Attracts 500 Delegates


21 Oct 2010

More than 500 delegates gathered in Hangzhou, China, on October 14 for the second Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Conference. Aroon Purie, chairman and editor-in-chief,...
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Digital Magazine at Vanguard of Major Global Campaign


13 Oct 2010

New Zealand based publishers, Media Titles Group Ltd, through...
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Major Publishing Association Shifts Focus from Print


13 Oct 2010

Magazine Publishers of America announced that it is changing its focus and the new tagline for the body is "The Association of Magazine...
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Magazine Ad Pages Moving in Right Direction


13 Oct 2010

Magazine print ad pages, despite the industry's partial success diversifying into digital, remain the lifeblood of the business. But after the worst slide...
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Australian and Global AdSpend Rebounds


13 Oct 2010

Global ad spending is on the rebound. Worldwide outlays jumped nearly 13 per cent in the first six months of 2010 to $238 billion vs. the same period a...
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Online Measurement Currency Tender Attracts Global Interest


13 Oct 2010

The search for a research company to devise an online measurement currency has attracted interest from 21 companies, including 15 from Australia.

 

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Readership Metric for Newspaper and Magazines


30 Sep 2010

The Readership Works has announced that it has named Ipsos MediaCT as the successful tenderer for the new readership measurement contract, following a five...
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Magazine Awards and More Magazine Awards


30 Sep 2010

With the announcement of the shortlisting of the big end of town, Ad News...
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Allkotes Offer 3D Point of Difference


30 Sep 2010

Allkotes, Australia's leading coating and laminating company, is now offering...
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Online Audience Measurement System to be Initiated


30 Sep 2010

IAB Australia, with the support of the MFA and the AANA, has announced it is inviting online audience measurement (OAM) vendors to submit their services...
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NEW LAUNCHES


30 Sep 2010

IDM Launches Magazine Extension of Anti-Ageing Website


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Real Weddings magazine’s new luxury website wins recognition at the ‘Webbys’


29 Sep 2010

Indigo Media Group (IMG) Pty Ltd, publisher of ‘Real Weddings'  magazine - winner of Publishers Australia  ‘Magazine of the...
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Publishers and Print Post mail users could face 9.1 per cent postal hike


24 Sep 2010

Publishers and Print Post mail users could face 9.1 per cent postal hike next February.

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Publishers Australia Rebrands Annual Awards


09 Sep 2010

Publishers Australia has relaunched its annual awards, with...
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Magazine Subscriptions – Newsagencies v Post Offices


09 Sep 2010

As reported in the Newsagency Blog, "newsagents are being invited by the ANF to participate in a trial selling magazine subscriptions, to get in...
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Sporting News Cracks iPad Subscription Code


09 Sep 2010

According to Mediaweek, US based Sporting News has found a way around Apple's resistance to magazine subscriptions. The company this week...
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APN Aims to Build Magazine Alliances


09 Sep 2010

APN News & Media Limited announced its New Zealand...
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Newspaper Groups Price Digital Content


09 Sep 2010

News Limited is gauging consumer demand for subsidised electronic...
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NEW LAUNCHES


09 Sep 2010

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Magazine Titles Partnering with Advertisers


03 Sep 2010

More print magazines are following US based Entertainment Weekly's footsteps by incorporating video elements into their print magazines advertising...
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Adspend Forecasts Global Growth in Media Spend


03 Sep 2010

Carat, the leading independent media communications agency, has published upgraded forecasts for global advertising expenditure in 2010 and 2011, driven...
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Newspaper Publishers Association Future Forum Conference Notes


03 Sep 2010

With talk surrounding the death of print and newspapers short longevity, Ross Dawson, keynote speaker at the recent conference shares his notes on some...
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Publishers Reincarnates Shut Down Magazine Title


03 Sep 2010

After closing down Gourmet magazine it's now being reincarnated. The brands goodwill will witness a new direction for the former publication and...
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Maxus Sets Standard on Digital Ad Buying


03 Sep 2010

The days of internet publishers automatically refreshing web pages, thereby generating higher audience numbers, are numbered. Maxus has become the first...
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Mobile Devices won’t be the Death of Print


03 Sep 2010

Within a decade, most Australians will own a smart device of some sort. Some believe this is terrible news for publishers. That if people are on mobile...
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Supporting Magazines in a Cluttered Environment


25 Aug 2010

Five myths about magazines and their realities:

 

  • The magazine category is too small to impact my bottom line.

ABA CEO Delivers Parting Broadside


25 Aug 2010

In a recent interview with The Australian, Gordon Towell, outgoing...
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10 Key Elements of a Digital Media Kit


25 Aug 2010

Leslie Laredo posted this article on the popular eMedia Vitals site, a site with many useful blogs and articles.


Securing media kits is one of the...
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iPads and Other Tablets to Fight for Market Share


25 Aug 2010

In a posting by Chuck McCullagh on the Magazine Publishers of America website he discusses the "Tablet Wars".


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Print Subscribers Get iPad App for Free


25 Aug 2010

Magazines have been aggressive about pricing their app editions for the iPad charging consumers a significant percentage of the full print cover price for...
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Twitter Forges Alliance with Brands


25 Aug 2010

A new study released by ExactTarget finds consumers who are active on Twitter are three times more likely to impact a brand's online reputation through...
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New Zealand Publishers on the Front Foot with Media Buyers


19 Aug 2010

New Zealand's Magazine Publishers Association...
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Australian Online Advertising Cracks $2 billion Mark


19 Aug 2010

The Australian online advertising market has broken through the $2 billion barrier with online advertising expenditure data released this week in the Read More >>

Are Websites Needed in the Digital Revolution?


19 Aug 2010

With the relentless talk about Twitter accounts, Facebook fan pages and cool new apps, a serious and timely question is raised. Do brand websites still...
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Facebook Ad Sales to Exceed $1 billion in 2010


19 Aug 2010

With its more than half billion users and privately-held status, Facebook's revenue has long been a favorite guessing game for observers from Silicon Valley...
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Economy Confuses Publishers


19 Aug 2010

THE $2 billion-a-year Australian magazine industry continued its roller-coaster ride with the latest readership figures, which delivered highs and lows...
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Social Media Overtakes Pornography on the Web


11 Aug 2010

 

  • Facebook tops Google for weekly traffic in U.S.

 

  • iPod app downloads hit 1 billion in 9 months

 

Media Valuation a Challenging Work in Progress


11 Aug 2010

Valuing media is a sobering and challenging task that will continue complicating mergers and acquisitions for years, even in a recovering economy.

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Advent of iPad Shakes up Magazine Production


11 Aug 2010

The iPad is not just perceived as a game-changer in the computer and electronics world; it's already affecting magazine production.


"There's...
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New Online Measurement Embraced by Publishers


11 Aug 2010

The Audit Bureaux of Australia's (ABA's) campaign for...
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Fairfax Media to be Reviewed


11 Aug 2010

The Fairfax Media board will formally consider a strategic review of its structure and management with calls for a much more aggressive approach to the...
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Gordon Towell resigns from the ABC and CAB


11 Aug 2010

Gordon Towell, CEO of the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC)...
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Digital Revolution Removes the Barriers


10 Aug 2010

Technological change is levelling the playing field. Tim Burrowes takes a look at key trends across various media platforms, reinventing itself through...
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Media Fragmentation Gains Pace


10 Aug 2010

Social media is creating change on the media landscape whilst fragmentation is now the norm within old and new media disciplines. With these changes...
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Online Number One Ad Spend for 2014


05 Aug 2010

Online is set to become the largest media sector in terms of ad spend by 2014, hitting $3.9bn, according to a PriceWaterhouseCoopers forecast.


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News Offshoot Launches New Magazine


05 Aug 2010

Leader Community Newspapers, part of the Read More >>

Newsweek Sold


05 Aug 2010

The Washington Post Co. has wrapped up its auction of Newsweek, selling the ailing newsweekly to audio magnate Sidney Harman.


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Trends in Online Consumer Behaviour


05 Aug 2010

The time spent on social media has surged 43 per cent in the past year, leading a substantial shift in how communities spend their online time. That...
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PBL Launches New Discounting Site


05 Aug 2010

PBL Media will launch its first online venture after a hiatus of more than three years, a new website offering discounts in every major city.

 

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Analyst Recommends Axing Herald, The Age and Give Away E-Readers


05 Aug 2010

Axing its Melbourne and Sydney daily print editions and focusing on e-readers such as the iPad will boost the bottom line according to analysis from...
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iPad Catapults Record Earning for Apple


29 Jul 2010

The week after CEO Steve Jobs blamed reports of iPhone 4 antenna failures on an obsessive media, the company returned the focus on the performance of the...
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Social Media A Challenge for Publishers


29 Jul 2010

Having a presence and pushing content on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn has been both a big opportunity and a challenge for...
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Generation Z Make Marketing Predictions


29 Jul 2010

In 2010, Gen X, the group defined as having graduated high school around the turn of the millennium, might as well be considered over the hill. Likewise,...
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iPad Strategy Workshop


29 Jul 2010

An iPad strategy workshop to examine news and content distribution will be held at the PANPA Future Forum in Sydney on the 27th August 2010.


This...
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Realview Leads Charge with 30,000 Published Editions for the iPad


29 Jul 2010

Australian digital publishing services provider, Realview...
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Publishers Australia Launch New Website.


29 Jul 2010

Publishers Australia, the trade association that represents...
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ZenithOptimedia Upgrades Forecast for 2010


21 Jul 2010

ZenithOptimedia has upgraded its media spend prediction up to 7.9 per cent year-on-year, from the previous 6.3 per cent prediction, on the back of strong...
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Media Players Yet to Make the Most of the Digital Sea Change


21 Jul 2010

While uncertainties about regulation, the economy and the new digital realities are impeding deals, media moguls at Allen & Co.'s annual summit this...
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Blogger Generation Dominates Blogging – Australia Ranked 11th


21 Jul 2010

An analysis of more than 100 million blog posts found the most active bloggers are younger people who have grown up during the blogging "revolution",...
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New Zealanders Embrace Social Media


21 Jul 2010

Nielsen's 2010 Social Media Report has revealed that a significant...
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News Targets Advertisers with New Research


21 Jul 2010

The results of News Limited's first Newspaper Sectional...
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Renovate & Extend - New Name and New Look


20 Jul 2010

The only magazine in Australia to focus exclusively on home renovations is now broadening its appeal with...
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Publishers Feeling Their Way in the Digital World


15 Jul 2010

Magazine publishers "continue to throw spaghetti against the iPad and other e-readers trying to see what will stick and what falls to the floor"...
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Magazines get the Push from Major Supermarket Check Out Display


15 Jul 2010

Woolworths has revealed it was reducing the number of magazines on display near checkouts.


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15 Jul 2010

As tablet application development continues, publishers are working closely with agencies and clients to develop advertising functionality and formats that...
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Social Networks Dominate Online but Flounder on Ad Pricing


15 Jul 2010

Social networks and their endlessly growing page views have dominated every sphere of the web -- from audiences to ad impressions. But there's one area...
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U.S. Publishers Unite Against Potential Postal Rate Rises


15 Jul 2010

In another effort to help stem its financial losses, the U.S. Postal Service has proposed enacting an exigent rate case, which could force rates for periodicals...
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Australian Advertisers Intend Creating New Measurement


15 Jul 2010

Australian advertisers are uniting in frustration at the diverse number of media measurement systems to form The Media Reference Group, designed to "bring...
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Independent Digital Media Extends Print from Digital


15 Jul 2010

Independent Digital Media (IDM) has announced the launch...
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14 Jul 2010

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Haymarket Trials Paywalls


07 Jul 2010

Global publishing house Haymarket has made its first foray into erecting paywalls around digital content.


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The iPad isn’t a Magic Wand


07 Jul 2010

Jason Brightman, director of web design with PC World and Macworld USA offers four areas to focus on for developing a successful digital...
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Google Good for Journalism


07 Jul 2010

It's time for news publishers to get over their anxiety about Google and embrace the search economy. Magazines and newspapers that are not actively competing...
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Publishers Say New Products Transcend Digital Magazines


07 Jul 2010

At a time when magazine publishers are racing to market with applications for tablets and smartphones, some publishers have launched new digital products...
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Digital Editions Come of Age


07 Jul 2010

IDG's Macworld and PCWorld magazines have had digital editions for years but they're just starting to realise the potential of the platform,...
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Ten weeks to go until the tenth Worldwide Magazine Marketplace


07 Jul 2010

The world's only magazine licensing and syndication event, Worldwide Magazine Marketplace (WMM), will take place in ten weeks, celebrating the tenth anniversary...
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Media Market to Grow, Magazines to Lag


01 Jul 2010

The Australians inaugural survey of leading media and marketing...
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WellBeing first Australian health magazine to announce iPad edition


01 Jul 2010

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NZ Magazine Publishers Association Awards


01 Jul 2010

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The Weekly Review Pushes Fairfax and Unveils New Publication


01 Jul 2010

Metro Media Publishing, headed by ex Fairfax marketing...
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ACP Wins Big at Qantas Media Awards


01 Jul 2010

The Qantas Media Awards are an annual New Zealand media awards recognising excellence in the news print media. The first awards, held in 1974 awarded news...
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New Gardening Publication Launches


01 Jul 2010

Universal Magazines is launching a new publication, the...
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Network Services Steps in to Assist NDD Publishing


01 Jul 2010

NDD announced it has managed to secure an ongoing distribution solution for its publishers following the announcement last week of its pending closure.

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Publishing industry to combat online magazine piracy


22 Jun 2010

US Magazine publishing body the Periodical Publishers' Association (PPA) is working with an American anti-piracy software developer in a bid...
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Global Online Advertising Led by Paid Search


22 Jun 2010

According to MAGNAGLOBAL, a division of IPG's Mediabrands, global online advertising will rise by 12.4 per cent in constant currency terms during 2010,...
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US magazine print ad revenue to ebb until 2013


22 Jun 2010

US consumer magazines will continue to earn increasing digital ad revenue over the next few years, but not enough to erase their troubles selling print...
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Publisher Investigates Website Breach


22 Jun 2010

A Spanish language website, youkioske.com, has made available for download on their site full copies of many international magazines, as reported by FIPP....
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Industry Magazine showcases Peel ‘n Taste strip


22 Jun 2010

The benefit for magazine publishers from value added printing (VAP) is significant with the International...
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Vogue Living Announces Changes


22 Jun 2010

News Magazines has announced a dramatic change in the editorial direction...
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NewsCorp Hedges Bets and Reveals Hand for Future Growth


17 Jun 2010

News Corp is placing bets on two ideas it hopes will shore up sagging business models for media companies: electronic reading devices and charging for online.

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Lessons from the First iPad Magazine Editions


17 Jun 2010

The iPad frenzy continues, with Apple announcing last week it had passed 2 million in sales in the first two months since the iPad's debut. Magazine...
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Where is Media Auditing Heading?


17 Jun 2010

Gordon Towell, CEO of the Audit Bureaux of Australia...
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Gay and Lesbian Publishing House Launches Newspaper


17 Jun 2010

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Pacific Magazines Launches Lifestyle Title


17 Jun 2010

Pacific Magazines will launch a new outdoor entertaining and lifestyle...
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Raising the Stakes for Publishers with Mobile Advertising


17 Jun 2010

Apps (and Apple) are raising the stakes for mobile advertising. Publishers should take note of how the landscape is taking shape.


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Publishing Models Transformed, “Build it and they will Come.”


09 Jun 2010

Sports Illustrated editor Terry McDonell, at last Wednesday's Google conference in San Francisco, unveiled another digital reimagining of SI magazine-one...
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National Retailer Launches Custom Magazine


09 Jun 2010

National dining and entertainment retailer House is set to launch a national custom magazine in September. The first 76-page issue will have a circulation...
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Ralph Magazine Closes Print Editions


09 Jun 2010

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Publishers Australia Endorses ABA digital audit services


09 Jun 2010

The Publishers Australia board of directors voted to officially...
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Major Retailer Develops ‘Customisable’ Application for iPad


09 Jun 2010

Mega book retailer Barnes & Noble recently unveiled the BN eReader for Apple's iPad, a free application it says allows users to customize their reading...
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Publisher Writes “Old Media Built on a Gigantic Con Job”


02 Jun 2010

Publisher of Crickey e-newsletter, Eric Beecher, pulls no punches with his views on how the iPad will change the name of the game.


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Data Reveals Significant Growth in Specialist Publishing Sector


02 Jun 2010

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) recently released...
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Realview now iPad Ready


02 Jun 2010

Realview are now iPad ready.


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Record Entries for NZ Magazine Awards


02 Jun 2010

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Tips for Building a Digital Edition Audience


02 Jun 2010

Publishers over the years have had their plates full with managing print and Web products, thus relegating digital editions to the "stepchild"...
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Magazine Subscriptions to be Offered Within Facebook's News Feed


19 May 2010

The magazine business may soon have a way to do more with Facebook than engage fans and promote...
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Publishers and Broadcasters Embrace iPad and 3D


19 May 2010

Apple's iPad is the good news story in the wake of negative circulation and readership reports for newspapers and magazines. In just four months publishers...
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Australia The Magazine Launches


19 May 2010

Australia The Magazine was launched last week supporting the Brand Australia campaigns, four-year project to market Australia as a business and...
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Men’s Health and Women’s Health to be published on iPad


19 May 2010

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Universal Magazines Partners Expo


19 May 2010

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Harper’s Bazaar and Chanel documentary launches on Arena


19 May 2010

Capitalising on Australian Fashion Week, a special Australian Harper's...
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PacMags Plans Revamp of That’s Life Magazine


19 May 2010

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Complete Wedding Celebrates 15 Years and Launches New Look Edition


19 May 2010

Complete Wedding Sydney has reached its 30th issue...
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Print Killer to hit Australia by end of May


12 May 2010

Apple's Australian online store has started taking orders for its long-awaited iPad tablet computer.

 

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Google Set to Launch Digital Bookstore


12 May 2010

Google Editions will offer digital books for sale through its website in late June or July, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. The...
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Murdoch on Subscriptions and the iPad


12 May 2010

News Corp boss Rupert Murdoch has supplied observers with much food for thought in recent days. In this weeks Q3 earnings call which reported better than...
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Newsweek Magazine goes up for Sale


12 May 2010

The Washington Post Company announced that it is seeking buyers for Newsweek magazine, the venerable but ailing newsweekly it has owned since...
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Exhibitors Aplenty for World Magazine Marketplace


12 May 2010

Many publishers have already signed up to exhibit at the 10th Worldwide Magazine Marketplace (WMM).

 

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Nielsen Introduces Mobile Net Audience Measurement Tool


12 May 2010

Nielsen's online division has launched a mobile internet audience...
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Selling Magazines in the Tablet Age


05 May 2010

Magazine Publishers will have quite a few choices when it comes to finding a newsstand in which to sell the digital, e-reader and mobile versions of...
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Masterchef Magazine Set to Launch


05 May 2010

News Magazines' launch of MasterChef Magazine will officially...
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The iPad Starts its National Journey


05 May 2010

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Facebook Study Indicates Ads Work


05 May 2010

It pays to have fans on Facebook if you want ads to work there, according to the first public study to come out of a collaboration between Nielsen Co. and...
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Publishers Outsourcing Journalism


05 May 2010

More major media companies in the US are looking for ways to find cheap content that mines reporting from masses of freelancers for as little as $5 a story....
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Did Reed Ever Really Plan to Sell Titles it Closed


30 Apr 2010

London-based Reed Elsevier rocked the trade magazine publishing world when it announced that it was shutting down the last 23 titles published under...
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Australian Businesses Rushing to Embrace Social Media


30 Apr 2010

The social media phenomenon that has swept Australian consumers has been vigorously embraced by the corporate sector, with the number of organisations using...
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Realview Leads from the Front with iPad


30 Apr 2010

Realview technologies has developed a viewer to allow...
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Publishers Australia Connecting with the Connect Generation


30 Apr 2010

Publishers Australia are about to roadshow a series of presentations...
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PacMags Health Event


30 Apr 2010

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Magazine Sales Fall 7 per cent in Jan-Mar 2010 Quarter


30 Apr 2010

Retail sales, led by magazines, were down in newsagencies in January through March 2010 compared with the same period last year on a same-store basis...
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iPad Sets Up Print's Paid Content Push


21 Apr 2010

With the iPad out, and more digital readers on the way, are publishers getting a golden opportunity to reclaim paid-for content? Pricing the content...
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RBI to Shut Down 23 Magazines


21 Apr 2010

About nine months after putting the brands published under the U.S. arm of Reed Business Information on the block again, Reed Elsevier announced this...
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Magazine Ad Pages Fall yet Some Categories Earn Healthy Increases


21 Apr 2010

Despite hints of a turnaround in the broader US economy and advertising revenue, total magazine ad pages fell 9.4 per cent from 38,395 in the first quarter...
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Publisher Palamedia Collapses


21 Apr 2010

Niche publisher Palamedia, which was formerly part owned by Seven Network star David Koch, has been placed in voluntary administration after...
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Printers go into Administration


21 Apr 2010

Sydney company Chippendale Printing has entered voluntary...
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ACP Magazines Acquires recipes+ from Knockout Media


21 Apr 2010

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Fairfax Braces for Major Attack


13 Apr 2010

Fairfax looks set to lose millions of dollars of real...
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News Ltd Moves Fast on iPad Launch


13 Apr 2010

In a report in The Australian it has been confirmed that they...
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Optimistic Reports on Media Spend 2010


13 Apr 2010

Publicis Group's ZenithOptimedia believes the 2010 worldwide advertising market will gain slightly from its earlier estimates -- more than doubling its...
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Australia Fares Well in World Magazine Report


13 Apr 2010

Australia is weathering the aftermath of the storm according to FIPP's annual World Magazine Trends report containing the most comprehensive...
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Consumer Magazines, Influential and Effective


13 Apr 2010

The Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA)...
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Media Jobs to Escalate


13 Apr 2010

Media jobs will increase significantly over the next three months, with more than 22 per cent of employers planning to grow staff numbers during the...
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Child Experts Call for Ban on “Lad's” Magazines


08 Apr 2010

A group of child experts are calling for a ban on the sale of "lad's mags" from newsagents, milkbars, convenience stores, supermarkets and...
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Competition Regulator Delays Acquisition by ACP Magazines


08 Apr 2010

ACP Magazines' proposed acquisition of Read More >>

Mags Receive Consumer Backlash on Per Issue Price on iPad


08 Apr 2010

Soon after the Apple iPad's launch, many magazine consumers are embracing the new format for print however complaining over what they consider excessive...
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Display Ads Viewed Longer on Digital Magazines


08 Apr 2010

According to a new survey called "The Case of Advertising in Interactive Digital Magazines," by Josh Gordon, founder of Smarter Media Sales,...
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Publishers Thumbs Up for iPad, but Publications are More Restrained


08 Apr 2010

Traditional newspapers and magazine publishers are looking towards the iPad's potential to reinvigorate their businesses as the gadget changes readers'...
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Birth of Online Parenting Mag


08 Apr 2010

Practical Parenting has unveiled its first foray online with practicalparenting.com.au...
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Magazine Publishers are Re-inventing their Products


31 Mar 2010

A new international media report concludes that magazines have coped with recent revenue and circulation losses by coming up with new ways to re-invent...
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Agencies Confirm Audited Circulation a Vital Role in Media Planning


31 Mar 2010

The Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) and Circulations...
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YouTube and Twitter to Dilute Traditional Advertising Pie


31 Mar 2010

WHEN Jetstar announced it's plans to allocate 40 per cent of its 2011 advertising budget to social media traditional media companies were given a practical...
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Private Equity Returns, Now in B2B Magazine Market


31 Mar 2010

Private equity has returned to the U.S. magazine market - and in particular the B2B market - according to media investment bankers the Jordan, Edmiston...
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Magazine APP Directory Reflects Publishers Initiatives in Changing Landscape


31 Mar 2010

Mapps is the definitive guide to mobile applications produced by magazine/media companies. From news, sports, entertainment and gaming to finance, fashion,...
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Rebirth of Burkes Backyard Magazine


31 Mar 2010

After 13 years of publication Burke's Backyard magazine is going...
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Magazine Marketing Pact a New Sign of the Times


24 Mar 2010

Five rival publishing companies will collaborate on a magazine marketing campaign to be announced late March and break it in April in the pages of their...
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A New Breed of Publisher Emerges


24 Mar 2010

Magazine launches dominated discussions with a new breed of publisher on the landscape, outlined by Independent Magazine Publisher at the recent...
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Magazine Retailer Embraces Semi Nudity to Grow Brand


24 Mar 2010

‘Undies Monday' is an innovative campaign magazine retailer Magnation has been running over the month of March. View the evidence.

 

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Reed Disposes of More Magazines


24 Mar 2010

Publishing and events group Reed Elsevier is in advanced talks to sell some of its loss-making trade magazines and will close other titles during the...
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Assessing Ad Impact: Magazines a Most Cost Effective Medium


24 Mar 2010

Dynamic Logic, a company specialising in advertising accountability research, recently updated their database of client-commissioned CrossMedia Research...
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Lonely Planet to Launch Magazine in Australia


24 Mar 2010

Lonely Planet has launched a new guidebook series that it claims...
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Russh on the Move


24 Mar 2010

The previously independent fashion magazine Russh, a bi-monthly...
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HealthSmart Increases Frequency


24 Mar 2010

Readers Digest is increasing their presence in...
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Google Pushes Advertising on YouTube


22 Feb 2010

GILLETTE has become the first Australian advertiser to launch pre-roll advertising on video content on YouTube following the company's renewed push into...
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Newspaper Publishers on the App Trail


22 Feb 2010

With an estimated five million Australians already accessing content on their mobile phones, and numbers expected to grow, top newspaper publishers News...
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Advertiser and Media Buyer Survey results released by ABA


09 Feb 2010

It has been confirmed by agencies and advertisers that audited circulation data plays a vital role in media planning and purchasing decisions. This was...
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Industrial Technology Regional Roadshow returns in April 2010


03 Feb 2010

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY REGIONAL ROADSHOW RETURNS TO TOWN IN APRIL 2010.

 

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Industry Associations Meet


22 Jan 2010

A meeting yesterday between representatives from the MFA, the IAB Australia and the ABA resulted in a greater commitment towards standardisation and...
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130 Year Old Title Editor & Publisher Lives On


18 Jan 2010

Editor & Publisher has received a lifeline-from a boating magazine publisher.

 

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News Limited Announced Expansion of The Australian


13 Jan 2010

John Hartigan, chairman and chief executive of News Limited...
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Golf Vacations second issue now on sale


11 Jan 2010

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Summer sizzlers with Vacations & Travel!


11 Jan 2010

The Summer 2010 issue of Vacations & Travel is out...
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News Magazines to join Gordon and Gotch Australia


17 Dec 2009

News Magazines, one of Australia's largest publishers of consumer...
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Media Titles Resource Guide Published in Print and Online


17 Dec 2009

An important sales and marketing initiative for magazines was launched this week. Read More >>

Media Outlook to be Modest and Uneven in Rebound


17 Dec 2009

The Fitch Ratings Report on the outlook for the Media sector for 2010 believes the worst of the advertising downturn has passed, but the risk of a double-dip...
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Media Expenditure to Reverse Contraction of 2009


17 Dec 2009

National advertisers have left the global financial crisis behind them in Australia and predict growth in main media advertising expenditure of 5.3 per...
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New Magazine Reader Engagement Audit Introduced


17 Dec 2009

The new Verified Recipients is a powerful new metric that has been introduced by the Read More >>

New ‘Hybrid’ Method of Measurement of Online Audiences


17 Dec 2009

How online audiences are measured is very relevant to magazine publishers, as online becomes an increasingly important platform. Unfortunately the closer...
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Publishers in US Push Up Cover Prices for 2010


17 Dec 2009

Whilst publishers explore generating paid content from the Web, several big titles are looking by lifting cover prices more money from consumers.

 

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Shortlist Announced for Newspaper Readership Tender, Fairfax and MPA Back Out


11 Dec 2009

The Newspaper Works today announced the three leading multinational...
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News Corp Joins Competitors for Online Newsstand


11 Dec 2009

News Corp will join Conde Nast, Hearst, Meredith and Time in creating a new company to run the digital newsstand and place its titles on sale in various...
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NDD Distribution Picks up International Award


11 Dec 2009

The prestigious gold award for international distributor of the year was picked up by Australia's Read More >>

Innovations in Magazines Report


11 Dec 2009

A report is currently being processed by global industry body FIPP focusing on innovative initiatives in magazine publishing.

 

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Tiger Transgressions Hand Gillette the Trifecta


11 Dec 2009

Tiger Woods embarrassing and widely reported marital-fidelity woes are going to be a punch line for a while. And it hasn't been a particularly good quarter...
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Media/Advertising Jobs Worst Forming Sector


11 Dec 2009

Online job ads for the advertising and media sector fell 1.7 per cent in November, making it the worst performing sector surveyed by the Olivier Job...
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Derwent Howard not to Wind Up


03 Dec 2009

Printers have been hit hard in the well publicised demise of Derwent...
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Display Advertising Hit with Heavy Discounting


03 Dec 2009

The current business model for online advertising in Australia is in need of an overhaul, with heavy discounting and moves to ‘cost per click'...
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Magazine Publishers Rush for E-Readers


03 Dec 2009

With online newsstands for magazines supposedly just weeks away, magazine publishers are rushing to create new, electronic versions of their titles....
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B2B Revenues Drop for Print, Digital and Trade Shows


03 Dec 2009

According to data released by American Business Media's Information Network B2B print, trade show and digital marketing revenues continuedto decline...
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Twitter Report Reveals 76 per cent of Accounts are Infrequent Users


03 Dec 2009

Weber Shandwick has analysed the Twitter phenomenon, specifically into how Fortune 100 companies use it as a barometer to share with clients.

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LOTL (Lesbians on the Loose) Celebrates 20 Years with Launch of New Publication – BOUND


26 Nov 2009

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Research Provides Publishing Insight


26 Nov 2009

UK publishing expert Jim Bilton addressed publishers in Sydney and Melbourne last week refuting the perception that magazines "are all heading to...
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Coca Cola Set for Major Social Media Push


26 Nov 2009

Coca-Cola is gearing up for its largest social media project ever, one that will test its own internal flexibility and force a number of its global markets...
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Masterchef Launches Spin-off Monthly Magazine


26 Nov 2009

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COSMOS Takes out Magazine of the Year at 2009 Excellence Awards


19 Nov 2009

The Publishers Australia Excellence Awards - Bell '09 acknowledging...
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Quarterly Audit Figures Provide Glimmer of Optimism


19 Nov 2009

The magazine industry continues to feel the impact of a fragile economy however some titles are bucking the trend.

 

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Roy Morgan Readership Figures Reflect Decline in Women’s Titles


19 Nov 2009

The latest Roy Morgan readership results were released...
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Study Reveals Most Won’t Pay for Newspaper and Magazine Content Online


19 Nov 2009

Findings from a new study by Forrester Research in the US show bad news for newspaper and magazine publishers hoping to boost their flagging...
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Cosmopolitan Increases Investment in Brand Extensions


19 Nov 2009

ACP Magazines announced its investment into the expansion of Read More >>

Magazine Contraction Must Continue


12 Nov 2009

Industry consolidation is critical to future market development according to WPP chief executive, Martin Sorrell.

 

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Online Advertising Record Quarter


12 Nov 2009

Australia's online advertising market has recorded continued growth, in a most challenging economic period, according to figures released this week by...
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Better Homes & Gardens Win Big End of Town Award for Magazine of the Year


12 Nov 2009

The Australian Magazine Awards, an initiative by Yaffa Publishing...
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Publishers Australia Awards for Excellence Attract Record Numbers


12 Nov 2009

Over 500 guests have booked for this year's Publishers Australia...
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Magazine Sponsorship under Threat


12 Nov 2009

Sports titles, food titles and many lifestyle titles are witnessing non renewals of sponsorship or big demands on value added benefits for 2010.

 

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Publishing House Placed Into Administration


04 Nov 2009

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No Armageddon for Advertising Economy


04 Nov 2009

Consumer and corporate confidence has recovered somewhat from the panic levels of the fourth quarter 2008, and first quarter of 2009 stated WPP Group,...
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Time Inc to Lay Off 500 Staff


04 Nov 2009

Time Inc., publisher of Time, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, People and other magazines, plans to lay off some 540 employees starting...
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Magazine Retailer with a Difference Expands


04 Nov 2009

Stocking over 4,000 different magazine titles, Mag Nation, known for its maverick approach to...
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Australian Magazine Awards to be Announced This Week


04 Nov 2009

Finalists in the 16 categories of the inaugural Australian Magazine Awards (AMA) have been shortlisted with the winners to be announced this...
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Twitter Tempted with Major Advertising Offer


29 Oct 2009

Illustrating the power of social networking, Twitter has been offered $500,000 for 24 hours of ad space and could knock it back.

 

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Independent Publisher Offers Higher Commissions to Newsagent Aimed at Increasing Retail Sales


29 Oct 2009

Recent moves by the publisher of Australian Traveller...
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All Editors Twitter and Have Facebook Pages


29 Oct 2009

ACP Magazines shares insight into the direction of magazines and...
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Pay for Content Generates More Comment


29 Oct 2009

According to online measurement company, Nielsen, online news sites will find it hard to charge users and attract loyalty.

 

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Haymarket Quinella in UK and Australia


29 Oct 2009

Global industry body the International Federation of the Periodical press (FIPP) announced the appointment of four new board directors, one...
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ECOS Celebrates 35 Years of Trusted Environmental Reporting


27 Oct 2009

ECOS, regarded as one of Australia's most authoritative magazines on sustainability,...
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Murdochs Pay for Content Doomed for Failure


21 Oct 2009

News Limited chairman Rupert Murdoch's plan to charge readers for online...
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Magazine Report No Comfort for NZ Publishers


21 Oct 2009

Major New Zealand retail distributor, Gordon & Gotch, released its latest monthly "state of play" which indicates a market still...
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Traditional Media the Loser


21 Oct 2009

The online ad industry is set to take away over a billion dollars from traditional media over the next four years.

 

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Survey Results Show 8 per cent of Internet Users Account for 85 per cent of all Clicks


21 Oct 2009

The results of an update to the ComScore "Natural Born Clickers" research conducted two years ago indicate that the number of people who click...
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Print Provides Best ROI According to Study


21 Oct 2009

In a study conducted by BrandScience in the UK, researchers looked at 400 brand case studies, measuring return on investment (ROI) across different media...
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Kindle to Launch in Oz


15 Oct 2009

Amazon is to make Kindle available in Australia following a US-only availability for the e-book reader since its launch in 2007. It is believed that...
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ACP Magazines Shed Over 350 Full Time Jobs


15 Oct 2009

In a speech at an ACP function last week, Ian Law managing director of ACP owner PBL told editors to concentrate on editorial quality, not gimmicks,...
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Murdoch States “Content Kleptomaniacs” Threaten to Wipe Out Traditional Media Models


15 Oct 2009

News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch is now condemning online aggregators as "content kleptomaniacs" who threaten to put news companies out of business.

 

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ACP Magazines Closed, Changed and Launched


15 Oct 2009

ACP Magazines launched Your BODY, a new health and fitness magazine for women seeking a happier and healthier life this week.


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World’s First Individualised Newspaper to Launch


15 Oct 2009

The world's first individualised newspaper will be launched at this year's Ifra Expo 2009 newspaper exhibition in Vienna, taking place this week.

 

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Golf Vacations launches Aust/NZ edition


12 Oct 2009

The launch issue of Australia and New Zealand's first and only specialist golf travel magazine, Golf Vacations is now on sale.

 

 

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Spring into Spring with Vacations & Travel!


12 Oct 2009

The Spring 2009 issue of Vacations & Travel is out now, with 188 pages of intriguing stories, travel news and stunning photography, plus a bonus...
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Dogs Life Celebrates its 100th Issue in Style


08 Oct 2009

Dogs Life celebrates its 100th issue, which is set to be the ...
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New Signature Magazine targets the time-rich 50+ consumer in the travel and lifestyle market


08 Oct 2009

Signature Magazine, a stunning new title aimed at the 50+ market, will launch across Australia and New Zealand this summer....
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Going Mobile – Publishers Prepare for Expanding Market


08 Oct 2009

According to the study "Going Mobile: How Publishers are Preparing for the Burgeoning Digital Market," 70 per cent...
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Data Points to Lift in Magazine Advertising Spend


08 Oct 2009

Australia's only measure of media agency bookings, the Standard Media Index (SMI), has revealed the advertising recovery is continuing with total bookings...
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Devastating Advertising Declines Force Closure of Four Magazine Titles


08 Oct 2009

Following advertising page declines, Conde Nast announced it was closing four magazines: Gourmet, Modern Bride, Elegant Bride and Cookie...
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Connecting with the Readers


08 Oct 2009

As digital magazine technology continues to evolve, so does reader expectation. Features that might not have been considered essential to subscribers...
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Another Magazine for Health Sector


08 Oct 2009

Odysseus Publishing will launch Shape into the health...
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Magazine Publishers Worth Estimated at $58 million


08 Oct 2009

Ash Hunter, the head of the Hunter 5 group, which includes automotive publishing arm Read More >>

Online Trumps Newspapers in Latest Media Survey


08 Oct 2009

A new survey, conducted in the US, on media usage from the Opinion Research Corporation (OPC) confirms what newspaper publishers have long feared:...
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Publishers Australia and Australia Post Forge New Relationship


29 Sep 2009

After a prolonged battle over recent Print Post price increases Publishers...
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Australia Post Incentivises Publishers


29 Sep 2009

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18 Aug 2009

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18 Aug 2009

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18 Aug 2009

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12 Aug 2009

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12 Aug 2009

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28 Jul 2009

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28 Jul 2009

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22 Jul 2009

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21 Jul 2009

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21 Jul 2009

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21 Jul 2009

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15 Jul 2009

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07 Jul 2009

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07 Jul 2009

Custom publishing is showing great resilience in a magazine publishing sector where most news is not good news.

 

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30 Jun 2009

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30 Jun 2009

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30 Jun 2009

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16 Jun 2009

An open tender process has been announced for newspaper readership measurement aimed to provide publishers and advertisers with the best metrics.

 

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16 Jun 2009

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16 Jun 2009

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16 Jun 2009

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12 Jun 2009

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South Australia's Independent Weekly Newspaper has launched...
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10 Jun 2009

The news of Australia Posts postage increases in these tough economic...
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10 Jun 2009

PBL Media’s ACP Magazines have continued to shed staff in both...
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10 Jun 2009

Revenue growth in online, live events and data products helped to offset declines in B2B magazine revenue in 2008, according to American Business Media's...
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10 Jun 2009

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10 Jun 2009

Publishers Australia is developing many new initiatives in the line of member services and benefits. Alan Sarkissian, Executive Director of Publishers Australia,...
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10 Jun 2009

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09 Jun 2009

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03 Jun 2009

Content agency Edge Custom Media (ECM) has launched a new website...
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02 Jun 2009

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02 Jun 2009

The never ending discussion within the publishing industry of print and online, friends or foes, continues with magazine industry experts arguing that magazine...
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02 Jun 2009

Global Publishing Pty Ltd, the publishers of Australia’s longest serving travel magazine, Vacations & Travel, intend launching Golf Vacations...
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02 Jun 2009

Google aims to work with publishers to help them generate the same return from online advertising as print however Google UK Managing Director Matt Brittin...
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02 Jun 2009

Google Australia opened their new Pyrmont headquarters in Sydney, with a staff of over 350 this week. Read More >>

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02 Jun 2009

According to the latest Nielsen National Readership Survey results, 92% of New Zealanders read magazines and the total number of magazines read within an...
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Mediaweb acquires key titles from 3media


02 Jun 2009

Several key titles from the stable of New Zealand’s largest B2B publishing house, 3media Group, now in receivership, has been purchased by a new media...
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ACP Axes Slimming & Health Magazine


02 Jun 2009

Without much fanfare ACP magazines has axed its monthly...
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02 Jun 2009

Traditional print media drives online leads, according to data released by Telmetrics, a Canadian company focused on advertising call tracking and measurement...
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27 May 2009

Paul McInnes has been appointed Creative Director at Shopper Activation specialists, Admark Sydney. Formerly Head of Art at Brave New World, Paul has...
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26 May 2009

Internet advertising should not be seen as a magic wand to solve the problems facing advertising, said the head of Publicis Group Maurice Levy at the...
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26 May 2009

IT magazine and online publisher IDG Communications has embarked on a project in partnership with social media advertising company SocialMedia.com to...
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26 May 2009

Huge cuts in advertising budgets will lead to a fall in growth in the $460 million online display advertising market, with publishers reportedly slashing...
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26 May 2009

Influential magazine commentator Samir Husni has declared that magazine publishers are committing “mass suicide” by prematurely shutting...
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26 May 2009

Following the recent ABC audit showing consumer circulations in decline, New Idea has launched a fight back with an integrated platform.
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26 May 2009

As stand-alone magazines fight for their lives and monthly ad pages show across the board falls, the future survival of magazines will be dependant on...
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26 May 2009

Following the unceremonious exit of Sally Warhaft as editor of The...
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Advertisers lobby for government stimulus package


26 May 2009

Following the call from the head of GPY&R Melbourne and Gruen Transfer panellist Russel Howcroft for the government to back an ad-industry stimulus...
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Portfolio magazine relaunches, but online only


26 May 2009

Following the axing of Conde Nast’s luxury news and lifestyle magazine Portfolio in April, the company has announced the relaunch of the...
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26 May 2009

In a move that shows the lengths that some magazine publishers are going to in order to keep their mastheads alive, the publisher of US independent music...
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Behind the Line restructures digital program for SunRice


21 May 2009

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12 May 2009

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has released the latest quarterly ad-spend report which has shown that online ad-spend is down 5 per cent in...
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Early adopters – those who are the first to try new technologies, products and fashion - are more likely to be heavy users of magazines than other...
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