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- IPA Bellwether report: Marketing spend is up, but it won't be the saviour for many publishers
- WaPo CIO on making the most of new technology: 'It's not a science, it's an art'
- Informa restructure aims to 'increase operational, customer and market focus'
- Guardian 2013 financial results: Another year of losses, but moving in the right direction
- Are UK B2B media businesses becoming more focused on overseas events?
- Higher or lower? The challenge of newspaper pricing in print and digital
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24th June 2014
The sheer rate that think-pieces and comment articles are published about the media industry means that if you blink, you'll inevitably miss an important insight or piece of analysis. So here's a roundup of some of the best and most informative articles, including why you should pay attention to Upworthy's attention minutes and whether print still matters.
23rd June 2014
Top Right Group is continuing its plan to expand into international markets with high quality content and a lesser reliance on the ad model for magazine publishing arm, EMAP. The company looks to have had a solid year which will likely become much more international-focused over the coming year.
12th June 2014
Nic Newman, author of the 2014 Reuters Institute Digital News report, looks at worrying signals for publishers emerging from this year’s data.
12th June 2014
For a really comprehensive look at the news landscape, there are few resources better than the Reuters Digital News Report. The report surveyed almost 19,000 news users across 10 countries covering issues such as what devices people use, when they consume it, and how they find it. I fully recommend you go and read the full 96-page report, but for those pressed for time, we've picked out some of the key points about the way people around the globe are consuming news:
10th June 2014
Digital distribution and disruption means that the variety of content you create and the ways in which you can monetise it are expanding. That's a reality that every CEO needs to understand from the top, but it's also a challenge for everyone below him or her trying to tackle these new areas. So, to that end, we've launched Monetising Media - a four stream conference over two days designed to zero in on the areas that media companies most need to get to grips with: Data, video, advertising and mobile.
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Adexchanger.com13th June 2014
Following its glitzy, star-studded digital NewFront in April, AOL got down to business. It closed in on marketing attribution vendor Convertro the same day Google grabbed pure-play competitor Adometry in early May. Then it went shopping again, snapping up TV audience-targeting platform PrecisionDemand. AOL’s acquisitive behavior is not entirely surprising. The company is constructing an […]
Adexchanger.com10th June 2014
Time Inc. is in a tough spot after its spinoff from Time Warner Inc. It begins its run as an independent public company saddled with $1.3 billion in debt and revenue that has steadily declined with only two quarters of sequential growth in the past six years. In related (and unfortunately timed) news, the publisher's […]