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Building Buzz with Social Media

Publishers Weekly – 2012-02-10

These days it doesn’t take long to change the face of marketing. According to Tom Dean, senior marketing director in the trade book division at Zondervan, “The game has changed dramatically in...

Piano Media, Group Paywalls and Lessons From TV Subscriptions

Editor & Publisher – 2012-02-10

Tomáš Bella likes thinking big. The CEO of Piano Media, the Slovakian company that is building a consortium of 12 publishers and 50 sites in eastern Europe using its paywall technology,...

Glam Media launches social network for food lovers

Reuters – 2012-02-09

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - There are magazines, television shows and books about food. So why not a social network?

GigaOm Buys Digital-Media News Site PaidContent

Editor & Publisher – 2012-02-08

GigaOm, the digital-media company that publishes a popular tech blog of the same name, is buying the digital-media news site from London-based Guardian News & Media, GigaOM said...

Media Decoder Blog: Magazine Newsstand Sales Suffered Sharp Falloff in Second Half of 2011

The New York Times – 2012-02-07

The availability of content across various platforms contributed to declines in newsstand sales for print magazines, analysts said. Women's and celebrity magazines suffered sharp dropoffs.

ASP Westward Sells Community Media of Colorado to Macari-Healey Publishing Company, LLC

Editor & Publisher – 2012-02-06

HOUSTON, TX - February 6, 2012 - Macari-Healey Publishing Company, LLC, of Golden, Colorado has purchased Community Media of Colorado from ASP Westward. The Houston-based newspaper publisher had...

Briefing Media to buy UK magazines

Guardian – 2012-02-06

paidContent: B2B publisher UBM is off-loading its UK magazines for farmers and doctors, as it looks to further exit the direct content publishing business. By Robert Andrews

Has Social Media Made Search-Driven Publishing Irrelevant?

AdWeek – 2012-02-06

The growing importance of social media, coupled with the powerful wrath of Google, have shaken the once-hot world of cheap search-driven publishing. recently dumped its CEO. Yahoo’s $100...

Has Social Media Made Search-Driven Publishing Less Relevant?

AdWeek – 2012-02-06

The growing importance of social media, coupled with the powerful wrath of Google, have shaken the once-hot world of cheap search-driven publishing. recently dumped its CEO. Yahoo’s $100...

How the Huffington Post became a new-media behemoth

GigaOM – 2012-02-03

In addition to some eye-popping figures for page views and unique visitors, the latest Huffington Post statistics show that if there's one thing the site knows how to do, it's how to get reader...

Media Decoder Blog: Are Media Interns Merely Exploited Labor? Share Your Experiences

The New York Times – 2012-02-02

A former Harper's Bazaar intern's lawsuit has led us to ask: Do you have a story of an internship that changed or ruined your life? Or telling examples of how the free labor of interns is built into...

Tribune Media Services and NTVB Media Join Forces to Bring Turn-Key TV Magazine Solutions to Newspapers

Editor & Publisher – 2012-02-01

CHICAGO, Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Media Services (TMS), a leading provider of entertainment information, has entered into an exclusive agreement to provide television listings and...

Argentine publisher bids for US media company

Guardian – 2012-01-31

The Argentine newspaper La Nación is negotiating to acquire the US publisher ImpreMedia, which owns El Diario/La Prensa, the oldest Spanish language daily in the States, plus six other titles,...

Media Decoder: For ProPublica, More E-Books

The New York Times – 2012-01-30

ProPublica and Open Road Integrated Media will release several e-books based on ProPublica's investigative journalism, beginning in February.

Right Launches Giant Campaign Against Media

Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-26

A conservative media watchdog says it's launching a $5 million assault on the mainstream media today to beat back "an onslaught of character assassination against anyone who dares to challenge...

Media Decoder Blog: Children's Book Award Winners Named

The New York Times – 2012-01-24

The awards are the most prestigious in children's literature.

Media Decoder: 'Hunger Games' Book Sales Bode Well for the Film

The New York Times – 2012-01-23

The actress Jennifer Lawrence in a scene from the movie adaptation of "The Hunger Games."

Redundancies at Trust Media after m.b.o.

The Bookseller – 2012-01-23

Christian book supplier Trust Media has begun redundancy consultations with staff after a...

The Media Equation: How Esquire Survived Publishing’s Dark Days

The New York Times – 2012-01-23

Bill Clinton on the cover of the February 2012 issue of Esquire.

Atlantic Media Taps Editor-in-Chief for New Global Business Brand

Folio Magazine – 2012-01-20

The Atlantic Media Company names Kevin Delaney as editor-in-chief of its still untitled digital global business brand. Delaney brings over a decade of experience at The Wall Street Journal to this...

Media Deal Brings Ads to Photographs

Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-20

Consumers have gotten used to seeing digital advertisements near articles they read, before videos they watch or next to search results on the Internet. Now they will probably start seeing more ads...

SOPA and Magazine Media

Folio Magazine – 2012-01-19

How will the new proposal affect the glossy magazine industry?

News Corp to Buy Minority Stake in Dubai's Media Company Moby Group

Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-18

Rupert Murdoch's US media giant News Corp is expanding its presence in the Middle East media market and beyond by agreeing to acquire a minority stake in Dubai-based media company Moby Group. Under...

Online Advertising Is Most-Pitched Media Product, But How Best to Sell It?

Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-17

Many local media companies now rely on a single sales force to sell both traditional and print advertising—but that might be a shortsighted strategy, says a new report from Borrell Associates....

Bauer lures Clare Chamberlain from Immediate Media

Media Week – 2012-01-12

Bauer Media has appointed Immediate Media's Clare Chamberlain to lead its 100-strong ad team as sales director across the publisher's print and digital operations.

Halifax Media Drops Plans Requiring Employees to Sign a Two-Year, Non-Compete Agreement

Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-12

Halifax Media Group, the company which recently bought a chain of newspapers known as the New York Times Regional Media Group, has apparently dropped plans to have those employees sign a non-compete...

Immediate Media acquires Hearst titles

Media Week – 2012-01-12

Immediate Media, the company formed out of the sale of BBC Magazines to a private equity company, has purchased You & Your Wedding and Prima Baby & Pregnancy magazines from Hearst Magazines.

Media reacts to Waterstones' logo change

The Bookseller – 2012-01-12

The chairman of the Apostrophe Society has called Waterstones' dropping of its apostrophe...

Immediate Media buys Hearst Magazines titles

Guardian – 2012-01-11

Publishing company acquires You & Your Wedding and Prima Baby & Pregancy magazines in latest dealImmediate Media, the publishing company formed after the private equity takeover of BBC Magazines, has...

A Velvet Rope for Mobile Media Buyers and Sellers, Run By Medialets

AllThingsD – 2012-01-10

Publishers who worry that digital ad tech is hammering their premium pricing are increasingly turning to private exchanges, where they hope a velvet rope approach will keep keep bargain buyers out....

F+W Buys World Tea Media

Folio Magazine – 2012-01-10

F+W Media, a Blue Ash, Ohio-based media company serving enthusiasts in about 20 verticals including antiques and collectibles, crafts, writing and horticulture, has acquired World Tea Media,...

The Rise of Media Quants

AdWeek – 2012-01-10

The promise of the Internet was a digital world in which the consumer was king. But in The Daily You, Joseph Turow, a professor of communications at the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg...

Media Decoder: Author Found on Penguin's Web Site Signs Book Deal

The New York Times – 2012-01-09

An imprint of Penguin Group USA discovered Kerry Schafer after she posted samples on, a site that lets writers share their work.

Investment group buys ‘significant’ stake in MaineToday Media

Poynter. – 2012-01-07

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Haines joins Penguin Children's in new media role

The Bookseller – 2012-01-06

Penguin Children's Group has created the role of acquisitions manager for its media and...

IPC Media appoints Evans as publisher of Marie Claire

Media Week – 2012-01-06

IPC Media magazine Marie Claire has appointed Toby Evans as publisher, from his position as associate publisher on woman's weekly title Look.

A more digital focus for Sun-Times Media after purchase by Chicago investors?

Editors Weblog – 2011-12-23

A local investment group is buying up Sun-Times Media for over $20 million in a move that may bring more digital focus to the media company. The Chicago Sun-Times, one of the papers owned by...

Media Decoder Blog: A New Children's Book Parodies a Beloved Classic

The New York Times – 2011-12-19

"Goodnight iPad" is a bedtime tour of our electronic lives, mimicking the tone of the classic "Goodnight Moon."

Glam Media moves closer to IPO, filing seen in Q2

Reuters – 2011-12-15

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Glam Media, the women's lifestyle online publishing and advertising company, is close to selecting bankers to lead an initial stock offering slated for 2012, according to...

Immediate Media promotes Matt Teeman

Media Week – 2011-12-15

Immediate Media, the new home of BBC Magazines, has unveiled its new management structure and promoted BBC Magazines sales director Matt Teeman to the new role of managing director, advertising.

F+W Media Acquires Script Magazine from Final Draft Inc.

Folio Magazine – 2011-12-13

F+W Media adds another property to its ever-growing portfolio, acquiring Script Magazine from Final Draft, Inc. For an undisclosed amount, F+W will now have complete ownership of Script content.

Hoffman Media to Cease Publishing Sandra Lee Semi-Homemade Magazine

Folio Magazine – 2011-12-09

Semi-Homemade, the magazine of Food Network celebrity chef Sandra Lee, will no longer be published by Birmingham, Alabama-based Hoffman Media following its January/February 2012 issue.

comScore Partners with Buddy Media to Offer Social Media Analytics

Folio Magazine – 2011-12-08

Digital analytics provider comScore and social media marketing software company Buddy Media have entered into a strategic partnership that aims to offer marketers a more quantifiable way to evaluate...

Calkins Media names former Scripps exec as new CEO – 2011-12-06

Pennsylvania-based newspaper publisher Calkins Media has named a new chief executive officer. Calkins said Monday that Mark Contreras has been named to the post effective Wednesday.

Dermot Desmond increases Independent News & Media stake

Guardian – 2011-12-05

Millionaire investor now owns between 3.5% and 4% of Irish media group, making him third most significant shareholderMillionaire financier and investor Dermot Desmond had almost doubled his stake in...

Media Decoder Blog: Many Online Book Buyers First Shop Around in Stores

The New York Times – 2011-12-05

According to a survey, 24 percent of people who said they had bought books from an online retailer in the last month also said they had seen the book in a brick-and-mortar bookstore first.

Redpoint Media Group unveils redesign of up! magazine and

CNW – 2011-12-02

CALGARY, Dec. 1, 2011 /CNW/ - RedPoint Media Group Inc. introduces a newly designed inflight magazine and complementary website to all WestJet travellers, as part of its

American Public Media Acquires Journalism Crowdfunding Service

AdWeek – 2011-12-01, an experiment in using community donations to fund journalism, has been acquired by American Public Media and folded into the public radio organization's Public Insight Network. was...

What journalists need to know about new media and conflict

Editors Weblog – 2011-12-01

On Wednesday November 30, Sciences Po Paris played host to a panel discussion on the subject of new media and conflict prevention. The prestigious panel included: Anne-Sophie Bordry, public affairs...

Media Decoder Blog: Time Warner Picks New Head for Time Inc. Magazine Unit

The New York Times – 2011-11-30

The selection of Laura Lang, the head of the digital ad agency Digitas, would add online expertise to the country’s largest magazine publisher.

Digital ad revenue exceeds print for first time at Atlantic Media

Poynter. – 2011-11-21

The New York Times This is apparently the first time such a well-known magazine publisher has achieved the milestone, Jeremy Peters reports. Although The Wall Street Journal reports Monday that print...

Wenner Media Digital Boss Michael Bloom Leaves After Six Months

AllThingsD – 2011-11-19

Bloom joined the publisher, which owns Rolling Stone, Us Weekly, and Men’s Journal, in May. Friday afternoon he sent out a memo announcing his departure.

Independent News & Media cuts profit forecast

Guardian – 2011-11-18

Belfast Telegraph owner revises expectations for full-year operating profits down to €74mIrish publisher Independent News & Media has cut its full-year profit forecast, after admitting the economic...

Transcontinental Media Announces Launch of a New Healthy Living Media Brand

CNW – 2011-11-18

Multiplatform Content Initiative Will Include a Magazine with a Targeted Circulation of over 400,000 Copies

Ad Network Offers Rich Media To Niche Publishers

Folio Magazine – 2011-11-17

Martini Media, which serves a network of 1,000 publisher sites in lifestyle and business, is launching a series of multimedia advertising programs including bringing rich media to niche sites.

Media firms' ad venture targets online deals

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-11-17

ONLINE DEALS Media firms in ad venture A group of newspaper publishers and other media companies, including The Chronicle's parent, Hearst Corp., are teaming up to sell more advertising targeting...

Google+ Pages to Test Third-Party Social Media Tools

AdWeek – 2011-11-16

A week after unveiling Google+ pages for brands and businesses, Google has invited a handful of social media management companies to test integration of Google+ in their tools. The six...

Leveson inquiry warned of threat to media freedom

Guardian – 2011-11-16

Phone hacking hearing told by News International and Mail group to avoid overreacting with a stringent system of regulationThe country's two most powerful newspaper groups have struck a defiant note...

Zenith Turns to Nitti to Remake Media Buying

AdWeek – 2011-11-15

After kicking down the walls between its magazine and digital divisions a year ago in an effort to respond to consumers' rapidly shifting media habits, Zenith Media is now doing the same demolition...

Man vs. Machine: what's what with social media analytics

Editors Weblog – 2011-11-14

Robot crowd control. No, it's not its not the title of a new disaster movie starring Will Smith. It's CrowdControl, a start-up, lauched today, which aims to judge the accuracy of crowd-sourced...

Dwell First Media Company to Partner with E-Commerce Platform OpenSky

Folio Magazine – 2011-11-11

“We believe contextualized commerce is the future,” says Michela O’Connor Abrams, president and publisher of Dwell. “We believe everybody, no matter from which point they’re starting, now is...

Attic Brand Media falls into administration after 22 years

Media Week – 2011-11-09

Attic Brand Media, the customer and consumer magazine publisher behind Kick and National Geographic Kids, has fallen into administration after 22 years, according to sources.

Wright’s Media And Penton Media Announce Content Licensing And Reprints Deal

Folio Magazine – 2011-11-08

Wright’s Media announced an agreement with Penton Media; this agreement gives Wright’s Media the opportunity to provide exclusive reprint and content licensing services to Penton Media.

Associated Press offers new social media guidelines as it seeks a new social media editor

Editors Weblog – 2011-11-04

The Associated Press' rigorous standards regarding social media just got a little bit tougher. Most news organisations who are serious about advancing their digital strategy already encourage their...

Sharing not stealing: issues of plagiarism in the new media landscape

Editors Weblog – 2011-11-02

"Thou shalt not plagarise". This phrase surely must be somewhere near the top of the ten commandments of journalism. Hence in 2005, when David Simpson, then-cartoonist for The Tulsa World, was...

Immediate Media named as new home for BBC Magazines

Media Week – 2011-10-20

Radio Times and other leading BBC magazine titles will be published by a new company called Immediate Media, which will be headed up by Tom Bureau, the chief executive of specialist publisher...

WTWH Media Launches Solar Power World Magazine

Folio Magazine – 2011-10-20

Business-to-business media company WTWH Media, LLC isn’t afraid of the uncertainty surrounding the magazine market place—the company is launching a new title this month called Solar Power World...

NPR’s Andy Carvin takes Twitter break to write book about covering Arab Spring via social media

Poynter. – 2011-10-18

@ACarvin Just after he logged his 100,000th tweet, NPR’s Andy Carvin told people on Twitter that he’s taking the week off so he can work on a book about covering the Arab Spring via social media....

News Leadership 3.0 -- Use cases for digital media: comScore report shows why they matter

Online Journalism Review – 2011-10-12

Audiences aren’t what they used to be, especially for the news business. Once upon a time, publishers and advertisers mostly cared about were audience demographics. That’s because most...

Another Editorial Shift Change For SPIN Media

Folio Magazine – 2011-10-11

SPIN Media announced three new changes to its editorial staff: Caryn Ganz as online editor-in-chief, Christopher R. Weingarten as senior editor and David Bevan as associate editor.

Haymarket Consumer Media hires head of search

Media Week – 2011-10-07

Haymarket Consumer Media, the publishers of What Car? and Stuff, has appointed News International's Drew Broomhall as head of search.

Master of the Media Marketplace, and Its Demanding Gatekeeper

The New York Times – 2011-10-07

As executives in music, film and publishing learned, a deal with Steve Jobs meant inclusion in one of the most important digital marketplaces on the planet. But the deals were made on Mr. Jobs’s...

At AMC, Magazines Scolded on Social Media Efforts

Folio Magazine – 2011-10-06

Facebook strategies are ‘uninspired in this industry.’

Report: Media M&A Flat Through Third Quarter

Folio Magazine – 2011-10-05

A media M&A report for the first three quarters is out from M&A advisory firm the Jordan, Edmiston Group and transaction volume is about equal to the same period 2010, with value up by 10 percent to...

Media companies may have a love-hate relationship with Amazon’s Kindle Fire

Poynter. – 2011-09-30

Nieman Journalism Lab

Super Thursday fans media coverage

The Bookseller – 2011-09-29

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 29/09/2011 - 09:37 Super Thursday has begun with a welter of press coverage about one of the busiest days in the publishing calendar. Today, 225...

Study Shows Only 38.4 Percent of Digital Media Users Engage with Mag Content

Folio Magazine – 2011-09-28

As publishers prep for the next big tablet hope (Amazon is set to release its much-awaited tablet device on Wednesday), a new survey released from global business advisory firm FTI Consulting, Inc....

Summit Business Media Sells Off Highline Data

Folio Magazine – 2011-09-28

Summit Business Media has sold Highline Data--its insurance information services unit--to SNL Financial LC.

Glam Media Acquires Ning

Folio Magazine – 2011-09-21

Glam Media, a lifestyle and fashion blog network, has acquired Ning, a platform for building social media communities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but reports are putting the price in the...

Glam Media Buys Ning for Social Push

AdWeek – 2011-09-21

Glam Media has just acquired Ning, the build-your-own-social-network startup co-founded by Netscape creator Marc Andreessen. Glam is best known for building Web properties and an ad network targeting...

Hi-Media ad network to introduce real-time bidding

Media Week – 2011-09-20

Hi-Media, the European online ad network and publisher, is enabling real-time bidding (RTB) on its inventory by partnering with the AppNexus platform.

Rimmel London sponsors Glam Media in fashion week video deal

Media Week – 2011-09-16

Glam Media, the women's publishing network behind, has teamed up with Rimmel London for an exclusive video partnership deal across its style sites for London Fashion Week.

Americans spend just a fraction of online time with news compared to social media

Poynter. – 2011-09-12

Nielsen In a report on social media published Monday, Nielsen breaks down how Americans spend their time on the Internet. The results are sobering for the online news industry. Americans spend 22.5...

Semantic Web Media Summit on the Menu

Media Bistro – 2011-09-08

Today's guest on the Morning Media Menu (MP3 link) was Eric Franzon, VP of community at SemanticWeb. Franzon explained how semantic web tools and technologies are changing how publishers produce,...

Are You a Media Company or a Technology Company?

AllThingsD – 2011-09-02

Let’s start with two truths. First, publishers need cutting-edge technology to hook an audience through today’s digital media channels of the Web, mobile, social, and search. And, second, the...

3,044 Reasons Why CTR is the Wrong Metric for Media Buying and Selling

Folio Magazine – 2011-09-01

What skews CTR to be a poor metric of performance? Engagement.

In Situ Media appoints new sales director

Media Week – 2011-09-01

Former Haymarket Publishing advertising director Dominic Lawrence-Jones has been appointed sales director at In Situ Media, the leisure centre advertising specialist.

Penton Acquires IT Publisher Nine Lives Media

Folio Magazine – 2011-08-30

In a move to grow its Technology Group, Penton Media has acquired Nine Lives Media.

Magazines Betting Big on Social Media

AdWeek – 2011-08-29

As their readers are spending more time online, publishers are trying to make social networking work for their advertisers. With a program launching Sept. 1, Marie Claire is betting that if readers...

Australia's Fairfax Media posts $408 million loss

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-08-26

(08-25) 19:59 PDT SYDNEY, (AP) -- Fairfax Media Ltd., publisher of hundreds of newspapers in Australia and New Zealand, Friday reported a $408 million annual loss after writing down the value of its...

Media Agenda: James Tye talks about making digital publishing profitable

Media Week – 2011-08-26

James Tye, CEO at Dennis Publishing, warns against assuming all your readers want the same, and reveals how the company is monetising its digital products.

Social media magazine Flipboard pursues TV, films

Reuters – 2011-08-25

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Internet video is getting even more crowded. Flipboard, the social media magazine whose investors include actor Ashton Kutcher, plans to add television shows and films to...

Hearst Magazines group publishing director returns to IPC Media

Media Week – 2011-08-24

Drew Kirkland, group publishing director for weekly women's and TV titles at Hearst Magazines UK, has been appointed publishing director for TV brands at IPC Media.

Female-Focused Glam Media Moves Into Mobile

AdWeek – 2011-08-17

Ad network and online publisher Glam Media says it has built a monthly audience of 200 million visitors worldwide, and now it's looking to grow by tackling the mobile market. CEO Samir Arora said...

Egmont goes BZRK with cross-media series

The Bookseller – 2011-08-15

Written By: Caroline Horn Publication Date: Mon, 15/08/2011 - 08:30 Egmont has teamed up with Michael Grant, author of the bestselling GONE series, and media studio The Shadow Gang to launch BZRK,...

Amazon shows media companies the future of the web

GigaOM – 2011-08-10

Amazon's new browser-based version of its Kindle e-book app is designed to get around Apple's restrictions on in-app purchasing, but it is also a great example of how media companies should be...

Kickanotch helps media publishers turn mobile apps into money

GigaOM – 2011-08-10

Kickanotch, a Kansas start-up that is building a one-stop app management and monetization platform for media companies starting with radio stations, is now coming out with RevKick, a content and ad...

Making a Media Scandal Work for SEO and Retail Opportunities

Folio Magazine – 2011-08-09

How Rupert Murdoch’s troubles became this summer’s meal ticket.

Media Decoder: Magazine Sales Slipped at the Newsstand

The New York Times – 2011-08-09

Despite widespread changes among weekly magazines, circulation numbers were largely flat over the last six months, and newsstand sales were generally lower.

Media Cache: After Much Ado, a Google Book Deal in France

The New York Times – 2011-08-08

Could the Internet giant's deal with Hachette Livre clear a path for a deal to settle longstanding litigation in the United States?

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