Digital Publishing Technology

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…

PubExec EIC on Native Advertising & Entrepreneurial Editors
January 5, 2016 at 12:51 pm

Two years ago, when Denis Wilson first joined NAPCO Media—a publisher in the B2B printing, retail and publishing categories—the company was in transition. Like many legacy print publishers, they were moving away from print and embracing digital. So as the editor-in-chief of Publishing Executive and Book Business magazines, Wilson has seen the term “entrepreneurial editor” take hold at not…

5 New Year's Resolutions to Improve the Performance of Your App
December 28, 2015 at 10:10 am

Apps are all around us and given the fact that both Apple and Google are doubling down on app technology you need to make sure yours are performing as well as they possibly can. It’s not good enough to throw together an app, chuck it into a store and hope they’ll all come running. You…

The Roadmap of Assets and Liabilities for Media Properties in 2016
December 23, 2015 at 11:04 am

It goes without saying that over the last few years the world has and continues to rapidly change. Few industries have been at the very center of the change in the way that media has been. How and where we consume information and entertainment, who we trust and who we get entertained by, and probably…

Condé Nast Digital Boosts Revenue with Programmatic
December 22, 2015 at 1:08 pm

The publisher put this down to "robust performances" from programmatic and creative solutions. Condé Nast Digital has focused more on video this year, launching Vogue Video in June. The channel has had 16 million views, and a series with Alexa Chung has attracted an audience of 1.24 million viewers.

Dennis Publishing Takes Soft Approach to Ad Blocking
December 17, 2015 at 9:50 am

Dennis Publishing, home to Men’s Fitness, Alphr and The Week, is opting for more carrot than stick when it comes to the ad-blocking challenge. Starting in January, it will kick off a series of experiments that lean heavily on communicating with ad-block users rather than keeping them from the site or trying to technologically defeat ad-block…

How Dennis Publishing Created a New Tech Media Brand
December 14, 2015 at 12:52 pm

Dennis Publishing wants to be the top destination for technology-related content in the U.K. in the next two years, spurred by the quick success of its new digital brand, Alphr. The publisher, home to popular titles including Men’s Fitness and The Week, spent £1.5 million ($2.3m) in June to launch Alphr, its first hybrid consumer tech and B2B digital…

Press Release: Northstar Travel Media Selects Thought Industries to Transform its Online Learning Business
December 2, 2015 at 12:45 pm

Boston, MA, November 11, 2015 — Today Thought Industries, a digital learning platform, announces it has signed a multi-year agreement with Northstar Travel Media to transform its online learning business. Northstar Travel Media is the leading provider of news, information and data for the travel, meetings and hospitality industries. Northstar will take advantage of Thought Industries customizable, white-label platform in order…