August Home Publishing Co.
(October 19, 2015) Boulder, CO — Active Interest Media, Inc. (AIM) today announced it has acquired August Home Publishing Company, a leading enthusiast multi-media company with well-known brands in the woodworking, gardening, and cooking space. Founded in 1979 by Don Peschke and based in Des Moines, August Home publishes category-leading titles including Woodsmith Magazine, Garden…
On March 28, Swipe 2.0 (swipe.magazine.org)—the only digital conference devoted exclusively to Magazine Media—will be the scene for breaking developments, product unveilings and insightful case studies from leading media companies and their technology partners.
At the MPA Digital: Technology conference in New York last Thursday, three publishers and a developer talked about the power, potential and pitfalls of HTML5, providing a snapshot of what the technology means to publishers.
The topics covered at the MPA meeting on June 21 were broad and covered a lot of ground for a packed house of publishers, discussing their roll in an increasingly complicated digital future. It becomes increasingly and obviously clear that digital has infused itself into the very DNA of any publishing franchise, be it large or small.