Digital Publishing Technology

Press Release: Magzter Launches Interactive Advertising Platform in its iOS and Android Apps
April 14, 2016 at 12:43 pm

Mumbai, India – April 14, 2016 — Magzter, the world’s largest digital magazine newsstand today launched a new advertising platform in its iOS and Android mobile apps. Magzter has over 7,700 magazines and over 28.5 million users around the world. In what could be called as a pioneering and innovative move, Magzter now enables advertisers…

Medium Becomes Latest Tech Company to Lure Publishers Aboard
April 7, 2016 at 11:30 am

This morning, Medium made a very enticing offer to news organizations — especially small, scrappy ones — when it announced a new suite of digital tools intended to create a more hospitable destination for journalists. Medium, which has traditionally been home to individual writers and a limited number of publications such as Matter and The Nib,…

NBCUniversal, Vox Media Join to Sell Upscale Consumers to Advertisers
April 5, 2016 at 2:32 pm

The Web, so detractors will tell you, is filled with challenges for advertisers. Click fraud is rampant. Viewer traffic is hard to qualify. Even trying to make sure someone actually saw a streaming-video promotion when it ran is an onerous task. With that in mind, NBCUniversal and Vox Media say they are putting together an…

Meredith Digital Ads Will Balance Print Losses
April 4, 2016 at 2:35 pm

Women’s interest publisher and broadcast TV owner Meredith Corp. is on the cusp of a historic transition, as growth in revenues from the company’ digital advertising business will more than offset the decline in revenues from legacy print ads, according to CEO Steve Lacy, who revealed the impending milestone in an interview with the Financial…

News Corp Brings a Tablet Publishing Model to the Web
April 1, 2016 at 12:44 pm

Since the arrival of the consumer Internet, it’s become axiomatic in the media industry that a news site should be updated whenever there is news—in other words, every minute of every day. News Corp., however, is taking a different approach with two of its British newspapers: The Times of London and the Sunday Times. The…

The Secret to Axel Springer’s Success: A Diverse Digital Portfolio
April 1, 2016 at 12:37 pm

Last month, Axel Springer released some fairly enviable financial results for a 70-year-old media company with roots in print: 70 percent of its revenue came from digital, outstripping CEO Mathias Döpfner’s 10-year goal to have half of its revenue come from online products by 2016. The secret to Axel Springer’s success has been diversification: The company’s focus for growth is…

Press Release: Condé Nast Opens New Digital Innovation Center In Austin, Texas
March 11, 2016 at 2:48 pm

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas – March 7, 2016 – Condé Nast today announced the opening of a new digital innovation center in Austin, Texas that will serve as an outpost in the company’s network of digital teams and provide additional engineering and product development for Condé Nast’s digital portfolio.  As the first major media…

What a Major Leadership Change Means for Politico’s Global Ambitions
February 1, 2016 at 10:58 am

Politico is accustomed to watching staffers depart through its ever-revolving door. Its most prolific blogger left in 2011 to run a growing viral site called BuzzFeed. Its managing editor went to CNN Politics in mid-2014 to build out a digital juggernaut. Three top Politico reporters took their talents to The New York Times in a span of…

Press Release: USA TODAY Names Michael Kuntz Senior Vice President of Digital Revenue
January 27, 2016 at 12:57 pm

MCLEAN, Va.—January 26, 2016—USA TODAY, part of Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), announced today that Michael Kuntz will be joining as senior vice president of digital revenue reporting to chief revenue officer, Kevin Gentzel. In his new role, Kuntz will be responsible for driving revenue across USA TODAY NETWORK’s digital assets that serve more than…