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Explosion of Mobile Advertising


01 Dec 2011

According to a new US based report taking an in-depth look at the mobile advertising landscape; brands are spending more, and trying a variety of

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Digital Trends


01 Dec 2011

Changes in the digital world of marketing are fast and furious. It can be challenging to know which online trends are important and which are nothing

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Financial Review Paywall Price Drop


01 Dec 2011

With The Australian facing a drop in online traffic due to its recently introduced paywall, Fairfax Media has now announced that The Australian will...
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Magazines Pull Back on Tablet Add Ons


01 Dec 2011

When the iPad launched, publishers rushed to shovel expensive rich-media features into their magazine tablet editions. But now, having to create

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Branded Content Study in US Supports Australian Research


01 Dec 2011

According to a study conducted by the Custom Content Council and the branded content newsletter ContentWise, the total amount of spending on branded

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B2B Exhibitions Build Brands


01 Dec 2011

According to a new study and presentation from The Centre for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR), four out of 10 executives indicate they are

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New Reporting Standards for CAB Audited Exhibitions


24 Nov 2011

A new CAB Exhibition Audit Reporting Standard (EARS) will be in effect from November 30 and will be launched to market before month end, following

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Online Traffic Drop Hits The Australian


24 Nov 2011

The Australian's online traffic has dropped by nearly 40 per cent on some days since the masthead launched its online paywall on 24 October, although

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News Mags Launched NewsLife Media


24 Nov 2011

News Limited's magazine division has launched a new brand structure, to distance itself from its major competition ACP and Pacific, this week which

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iPads On Jetstar Flights


24 Nov 2011

A deal struck with ACP Magazines witnessed 24 people with a star on their tray tables having been given the chance to try one of the iPads that

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ACP to Launch New Magazines in Joint Venture with US Hearst Corp


24 Nov 2011

Two new women's titles - Elle and Women's Fitness will launch into the Australian magazine market in a joint venture between publishing heavyweights ...
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Australian Custom Magazines Release Measurement Research


24 Nov 2011

In just two decades the media landscape has become hugely fragmented, its four key bastions - newspapers, TV, radio and mass market consumer

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Print Goes Mobile


17 Nov 2011

According to a survey published by the Audit Bureau of Circulations. 85 per cent of the magazines and newspapers in the U.S. and Canada currently

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Trends for 2012: Cord Cutting, Tablets Go Mass Market, Twitter Takes Over


17 Nov 2011

Some significant shifts are taking place with youth culture and media trends whereby Gen Y attitudes and habits will have an impact going into 2012

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Magazine Awards of Excellence Unite Publishing Bodies


17 Nov 2011

Over 500 magazine professionals celebrated the best in their industry at the first joint 2011 Excellence Awards event featuring Publishers Australia

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Online Giants Collaborate to Sell 'Premium' Ads


17 Nov 2011

AOL, Microsoft, and Yahoo officially announced a rumoured partnership this week, one that would allow advertisers to buy inventory from all the three

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Major Move in US Supports Print Product


17 Nov 2011

In an endorsement of the would-be flailing industry, one of the most powerful and wealthy brands in media is entering the print game. Even with

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Publisher Set To Unveil Private Ad Exchange


17 Nov 2011

The assault on third-party ad networks continues. On Tuesday, Conde Nast, publisher of magazines such as The New Yorker and Vanity Fair, is launching

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Tablet Readers Research Flags News as Main Driver


09 Nov 2011

According to a study conducted by the Pew Research Center in collaboration with The Economist Group, 77 per cent of tablet owners use their tablet

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Matt Handbury in pitch for ACP Magazines


09 Nov 2011

Matt Handbury, nephew of Rupert Murdoch, is keen to get back into the magazine publishing arena with particular interest in Nine Entertainment's ACP...
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Vogue wins Magazine of the Year


09 Nov 2011

Vogue Australia has been named Magazine of the Year at the Australian Magazine Awards (AMA) created by Yaffa Publishing owners of the AdNews media

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The Maggies Awards 2011


09 Nov 2011

Woman's Day (April 4, 2011 issue) has beaten off fierce competition to be hailed as winner of The Maggies: Magazine Cover of the Year 2011. The

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mediaIDEAS dataPoint: App Store and Android Market Data


09 Nov 2011

This week's mediaIDEAS dataPoint chart shows app store and android market activity for the month of October 2011.


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Ninemsn to Launch New Advertising Exchange


09 Nov 2011

Microsoft and Nine Entertainment Co. have announced a new umbrella brand called Mi9, a wholesale trade brand for commercial partners, as they

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Online Advertising Networks Release First Adspend Report


03 Nov 2011

Internet Advertising Sales Houses of Australia (IASH Australia) have released the first report on online advertising spend in Australia covered by

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Dynamic New Model Needed To Optimise Ad Role in Social Media


03 Nov 2011

According to new research, "Campaigns to Capabilities: Social Media and Marketing 2011," social media plays an expanding role in


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Magazine Week Conference


03 Nov 2011

The Magazine Week Conference, to be held in Sydney next week, a joint venture between Publishers Australia and the Magazine Publishers of Australia,

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Advertisers and Planners Seek Collaboration for a Digital Video Advertising


03 Nov 2011

A recent study conducted by Advertiser Perceptions, found that spending on Digital Video Advertising (DVA) is expected to increase by 25 per cent in

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Magazine iPad apps Global Report


03 Nov 2011

Magazine and newspaper apps' quality seems to be the most important factor in their success with consumers, according to the first annual "The

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Print Publishers Join YouTube’s New Channel Providers


03 Nov 2011

A number of established print publishers have joined all the celebrities and web natives programming YouTube's 100 new high-polish, high-stakes

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The Australian Launches Paywall


25 Oct 2011

News Limited is rolling out a freemium model, paywall for The Australian which will offer a range of free general content and subscription-only

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Study Reveals iPad the Most Popular Device at Home


25 Oct 2011

The first international study into the use of the iPad has been carried out. Users were surveyed in six European countries and the results show that

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Tablets, Tablets and More Tablets


25 Oct 2011

In the last couple of weeks we've seen: the launch of Amazon's Kindle Fire; speculation about a next-generation iPad; rumors about the demise of

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Rugby World Cup - The Mobile Digital Hit of 2011


25 Oct 2011

Rugby World Cup 2011's comprehensive digital strategy and delivery has been given the thumbs up by fans from around the globe, hungry to immerse

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Advertising Agency Rep to Lead New CAB Board


25 Oct 2011

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) highlighted the importance they place in the protection of advertisers and media buyers with the return of an

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New Methodology for Social Media Customer Intelligence


25 Oct 2011

Mining and understanding customer feedback creates a powerful lens into the customer experience. The problem, however, is that while many brands are

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Google's Quest for Publishers High Quality Content


19 Oct 2011

For years, Google has been saying its mission is to index the world's content, however publishers have struggled with understanding how their legacy

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Apple Unveils Australian Titles on Newsstand Platform


19 Oct 2011

The launch of Apple's digital publishing platform iOS5 Newsstand signals a new focus and support for publishers taking their content to the iPad and...
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Print Scores Well Online


19 Oct 2011

The top seven print media websites account for more than 40 per cent of Australian internet traffic to all newspaper and magazine sites, an analysis

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International Experts Head to Sydney for Next Months Magazine Week


19 Oct 2011

The ‘science of economy' presented by guest speaker Kenneth Pecca, to major US magazines has saved more than US$16million annually. The secret...
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Social Media and Tablets Hot Topics at International Publishing Conference


19 Oct 2011

Ralph Büchi, head of the international division, Axel Springer, Germany, said that young readers and users will change the reader behaviour for

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Australian Ad Network Expands into US


19 Oct 2011

Australian vertical advertising network operator The Ad Network has expanded its Real Estate Ad Network globally through its entry into the US market.


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Ten and News Ltd View Strategic Partnership


11 Oct 2011

The Ten Network's integrated sales arm Ten Connect has added News Limited newspapers and magazines to its cross platform sell, meaning the division

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Magazine Week Attracts Brightest Publishing Minds to Sydney


11 Oct 2011

Global publishing leaders will converge on Sydney in November for the inaugural Magazine Week, presented by the industry's two peak bodies: and Read More >>

ZenithOptimedia Adspend Forecasts 2013 Announced


11 Oct 2011

Despite the stock market's double digit drop in the last quarter, ZenithOptimedia is projecting a 2.2 per cent increase in advertising for 2011, up

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Media Convergence Launches New Media Products into Asia


11 Oct 2011

Sydney based media management and advisory company, Media Convergence Asia-Pacific, announced it is entering the Indonesian market in a joint-venture

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Advertising Agency Representative to Lead New CAB Board


11 Oct 2011

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) highlighted the importance of the protection of advertisers and media buyers with the return of an advertising...
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Print Publications Capitalise on Cross Platform Initiatives


30 Sep 2011

Australian publishing media websites aligned to print publications account for more than 40 per cent of Australian internet traffic to all newspaper

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Fairfax Launches Creative Solutions Team


30 Sep 2011

Farifax Media has launched a new team called fx, a strategic and creative service to agencies and clients. The new fx team working alongside Farifax...
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Google Stirs Competitors for Advertising Sales Competition


30 Sep 2011

Yahoo!, AOL and Microsoft are reported to be working together to sell advertising inventory on each other's sites in an attempt to increase their

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Magazine Newsstand Sales Halved Over Past Decade


30 Sep 2011

The combined newsstand sales of 68 major American magazines declined by nearly half from 2001-2011, according to an analysis of Audit Bureau of

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New Data Highlights Tablet Use


30 Sep 2011

New data from Google shows a dramatic spike in tablet use during the evening. supporting the theory that people break out their iPads while sitting

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Gordon and Gotch Launch Online Magazine Store


30 Sep 2011

Gordon and Gotch Australia, has launched an online magazine store called Treeetmags through its GGA digital division, enabling publishers to upload

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Telstra Revamps Digital Advertising Business


08 Sep 2011

Telstra has taken the wraps off its new digital advertising business after transferring Sensis Digital Media into Telstra and merging them with

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Business Dollars to Shift from Traditional to Emerging Media by 2015


08 Sep 2011

A new report says small- and medium-sized businesses will continue to shift marketing dollars away from traditional outlets to more measured and

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Magazine Week Aims High in November


08 Sep 2011

According to the organisational body, Publishers Australia, Magazine Week will be a festival of the best in magazine publishing, catering for all

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New Men’s Mag Launched


08 Sep 2011

A general interest men's magazine pitched at the average Aussie bloke has launched with the tagline of Inside the World's Best Garages, Sheds and

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Magazine Publishers Association Kicks off Ad Campaign


08 Sep 2011

The big name magazine publishers have joined forces and this week launched a new print marketing campaign to highlight the continuing value for

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The Changing Media Ad Landscape, 1980-2011 Winners and Losers


08 Sep 2011

Anyone who follows the media business cannot fail to be impressed by how much -- and how fast -- the media landscape has changed in recent decades.

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B2B Twitter Tips


25 Aug 2011

How can B2B journalists and publications tune up their Twitter feeds? Emedia Vitals gathered some tips from the B2B Twitterer of the Year for

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Content Offers Publishers Opportunity


25 Aug 2011

The changes in the media landscape are vast, and poised to permanently disrupt traditional marketing practices. The onslaught of media, including

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Tablets and E Readers – The Bright Lights for Publishers


25 Aug 2011

Demand for print media is rapidly declining, digital pundits assure us -- but don't take their word for it: paper manufacturers also see the


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Tablet Ownership Booms for Marketers


25 Aug 2011

According to a new report by Forrester Research, in partnership with Bizrate Insights, the number of Americans owning tablet devices is forecast to

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Print Post Forum Raises Issues


25 Aug 2011

As reported in recent issues of Publishing Edge, Australia's largest servicer of print post, D&D Mailing Services, hosted forums in Melbourne and...
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China Set to Become Second Largest Global Ad Market


25 Aug 2011

Advertising in China, still developing compared to countries like the US and Japan, is beginning to catch up to the demand of consumer-facing


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Media Buyers Warned on Misrepresentation of Figures


18 Aug 2011

The Audit Bureaux of Australia is warning media buyers not to trust misleading website audience figures that are based on publishers' unproven claims

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CAB Campaign Aimed at Advertisers


18 Aug 2011

The Circulations Audit Board has launched its biggest-ever awareness campaign "Count on Us" to promote the importance of audited media with

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Agency Bookings Down as Growth Forecast Revised


18 Aug 2011

Media agency bookings have slid 1.8 per cent in the month of July, further fuelling fears of another recession in the US, according to new data.


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LinkedIn Booms in Depressed Market


18 Aug 2011

The professional social networking site, LinkedIn which made its public sharemarket debut in May, reported strong growth in revenue, membership, and

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2011 Publishing Excellence Awards Announced


18 Aug 2011

Publishers Australia has announced the 2011 Excellence Awards are now open for entry.


The Excellence Awards, now in their 15th year, attract entries...
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Online Predicted to Rise Above $2.6 billion


18 Aug 2011

Whilst all media are hurting in a weak advertising market online is posting good results. With online advertising growing 9 per cent in the second

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Major Consumer Publisher Acquires Leading B2B Publishing Enterprise


09 Aug 2011

In a major development for the local specialist magazine publishing sector, Universal Magazines has acquired the Westwick-Farrow Media business from

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POSTAGE FORUM ON PRINT POST, NOW AND THE FUTURE


08 Aug 2011

Postage rates are a major cost centre for all publishers and for those using the Print Post service. Recent rises in most categories have become a...
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Publishers Look to Standardise Reader Measurement In Digital Editions


02 Aug 2011

Many publishers are investing large amounts of time and resources to navigating user behavior in tablet editions of magazines, and this data is being

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US Publishers Guarantee Top Advertisers ROI


02 Aug 2011

Meredith, the publisher of large-circulation magazines is beginning to guarantee some of its biggest advertisers that major ad campaigns in Meredith

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Global Advertising Trends Up


02 Aug 2011

According to ZenithOptimedia, global ad expenditure will grow by 4.1 per cent in 2011, just 0.1 percentage points below the prediction made in April.

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CAB Conference Success


02 Aug 2011

The Circulations Audit Board's inaugural Accountability in Ad Spend conference brought together its community of media buyers, print and digital

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Positive Forecast for Media


02 Aug 2011

According to the Australian PwC Entertainment and Media Outlook 2011-2015 released yesterday. The Australian entertainment and media industry will

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Google Chases Facebook Market


21 Jul 2011

GOOGLE+, the search giant's new social networking platform, has the potential to eclipse Facebook and offer advertisers unparalleled opportunities,

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Survey Finds Publishers ‘On the Same Page’ With Digital Publishing


21 Jul 2011

A recently conducted survey of Australian publishers to learn more about their views of, and experiences with digital publishing in Australia was

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2011 Ad Spend Forecast Slashed by Media Heavyweight


21 Jul 2011

Media analyst Steve Allen has significantly downgraded his ad spend forecast for the remainder of the year, dropping it by five points to just 2.42

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TIME Magazine Grants Subscribers “All Access”


21 Jul 2011

Beginning this week, TIME is offering subscribers "All Access" on its multiple platforms. For one price, TIME readers will be able to

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Reports Reader’s Digest and Rolling Stone Up For Sale


21 Jul 2011

2011 is shaping up to be the year of the consumer magazine deal. U.S. based Reader's Digest Association is on the block, seeking a price of around $1...
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News and Fairfax Hit Back at Magazine Report


21 Jul 2011

News Magazines and Fairfax have hit back at a report blaming Newspaper Inserted Magazines (NIMs) for dragging the magazine sector backwards in ad

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Online video Distribution Sites Show Strong Growth


13 Jul 2011

An estimated 5.5 million Australians accessed an online video distribution site from home in December, according to new research released by the ...
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Making Money from Social Media


13 Jul 2011

How can media companies actually make money from social media as an integrated platform in their stable? Some examples of how media companies are

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Media Scams Cost Millions


13 Jul 2011

In the past year more than 150 fake publications are estimated to have been operating in Australia, tricking businesses into spending money on

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Australia Hosts Major Digital Publishing Course


13 Jul 2011

The next FIPP Digital Publishing Course will be held over 5 days, from the 7th- 11th November 2011 and this year will be held in Sydney.


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Media Buyer Flags Reader Engagement as Critical Factor in Advertising Decision Making


13 Jul 2011

While agencies and clients are paying close attention to emerging platform opportunities in magazine publishing, media planners and buyers are...
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Location Based Ads Hit $6B By 2015


08 Jul 2011

Location-based service advertising -- which ties in consumer locations with restaurants, retail shops and other locations through mobile devices --

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New Magazine Sale Reporting Rules Still Fall Short


08 Jul 2011

New rules governing the way magazines report copy sales are designed to "future proof" the way print publications are audited, however they

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Industry Heads Tip Ad Market to Grow


08 Jul 2011

Media chiefs think the $13 billion Australian national advertising market will recover in the second half of the year and are hopeful moderate growth

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Publication Posts Digital Subs Rise after Paywall Installed


08 Jul 2011

Rupert Murdoch's London paper The Times has attracted 100,000 digital subscribers following the launch of its paywall last year, as The Australian

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New Mobile App Shifts IT Mag into 5th Gear


08 Jul 2011

Leading B2B magazine and digital publisher, Westwick-Farrow Media added a 5th channel to its IT and communications title Voice+Data with the launch...
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Magazine Scores World First with Hand Inserted TV Commercial


30 Jun 2011

Fairfax's Sydney and Melbourne magazines, as part of a promotional campaign last week, carried a hand inserted, credit card-sized video screen as

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Sports Title Wins Magazine of the Year at NZMPA Awards


30 Jun 2011

The New Zealand MPA Magazine Awards 2011 held in Auckland last week, attended by over 300 guests from the publishing and media industries in New

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Who is Advertising in Niche Media


30 Jun 2011

The one-day CAB Accountability in Ad Spend Conference intends to provide an excellent opportunity to strengthen publishers relationship with clients

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The Facts on Social Media Statistics


30 Jun 2011

Social media is escalating and below are some impressive facts supporting its growth and potential:

 

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Publisher Targets iPad Readers with New Launch


30 Jun 2011

Three - a monthly life and culture magazine has been launched for the iPad. The new iPad periodical embraces a mixture of smart, artful writing and

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New Magazine Set for Launch in Kids Market


23 Jun 2011

A big increase in top-end luxury family holidays will lead to the launch of a new magazine - Five Star Kids - as an offshoot of Australia'sHolidays...
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Publishing Coup for Intermedia


23 Jun 2011

The Intermedia Group is one of Australia's largest trade publishing companies with 25 separate printed magazines and 20 separate online newsletters...
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Mobile Media Marketing for Magazines


23 Jun 2011

A study of the Top 100 media publications in the United States by 2ergo found that 84 per cent of the publications have a mobile website, a mobile

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Publishers Overwhelming Support of PrintPost Forum


23 Jun 2011

As a result of unprecedented interest the D&D Mailing Services PrintPost Forum initiated by D&D with Australia Post executives, publishers...
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Open Letter and Important Invitation to Publishers who Mail Magazines Using Print Post


16 Jun 2011

Over the last 3 years D&D Mailing Services has conducted several Forums in conjunction with Australia Post in relation to the PrintPost Service.

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ACP Mags Market Share Declines


09 Jun 2011

According to an analyst's report last week by the Commonwealth Bank, ACP Magazines appears to have been losing market share over the past couple of...
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Private Media’s Online Expansion


09 Jun 2011

Online publishing company Private Media is launching two new sites, Property Observer and a project currently under wraps headed by investigative

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Newspaper Ads Dive in U.S.


09 Jun 2011

The first-quarter results from the Newspaper Association of America stand out against a general recovery in ad spending for other media, and suggest

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Circulations Audit Board to Host Accountability in Ad Spend one-day conference


09 Jun 2011

The Accountability in Ad-Spend one day conference, hosted by the Circulations Audit Board, to be held in Sydney next month will be split into two

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Smartphone Owners Say "It's My Life!"


09 Jun 2011

In a recent smartphone survey conducted by Prosper Mobile Insights, and reported in Mediapost, a majority of smartphone users are fully integrating

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Magazine Trends – Technology Enhances by Brands Inspire


09 Jun 2011

The hype, bluster and debate that has shrouded Apple's iPad debut just over a year ago has delivered the magazine publishing industry a prodigious

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eReaders Become Bed Buddies


03 Jun 2011

The Nielsen Company's most recent research on mobile connected devices sheds new light on how (and where) consumers are using their tablets, eReaders

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Magazines Extend Reach and Adapt to Change


03 Jun 2011

Industry leaders agree that the GFC dealt a massive blow to the retail segment, which is inextricably bound to the Australian appetite for consumer

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Highlights from Future of Digital Publishing Seminar


03 Jun 2011

The Future of Digital Publishing Seminar was held in Sydney last week, a joint initiative of Publishers Australia and AIMIA It was themed "The

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IAB Australia appoints The Nielsen Company for online audience measurement in Australia


03 Jun 2011

IAB Australia today announced that The Nielsen Company has been appointed the sole and exclusive preferred supplier for the provision of online

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Record Reached in U.S. for Internet Advertising


03 Jun 2011

Internet advertising in the U.S. totalled $7.3 billion in the U.S. in the first quarter of 2011, up 23 per cent over the same period in 2010 and set

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Magazines this Decade


27 May 2011

As hundreds queued around the world for the latest Apple iPad an Australian media tycoon told a business breakfast that newspapers were a sunsetClick...
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Ownership of Digital Space for Magazines up for Grabs


27 May 2011

Harold Mitchell, founder of Mitchell and Partners believes that there is a real first mover opportunity for one of the big publishers to own the

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Publishers Avoid Apples Commission with Newly Launched Service


27 May 2011

Digital technology company Yudu launched a service earlier this month to help magazine publishers evade the 30 per cent commission that Apple charges

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National Geographic Named Magazine of the Year at U.S. National Magazine Awards


27 May 2011

National Geographic was named magazine of the year at the annual National Magazine Awards held this week in New York, winning the top trophy in a

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YouTube Chief Vision for Online Future


27 May 2011

Salar Kamangar, CEO of YouTube, has unveiled his vision for the future of online video, in two successive blog posts that went up this week. Kamangar

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Digital Newsstand Revealed


27 May 2011

The U.S. publishing industry's digital newsstand, which has been in the works for two years, is finally up and running. Next Issue Media, a joint

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Future of Magazines Towards 2020


18 May 2011

Embedded video's included in the 2011 digital edition of Media Titles - Advertising & Marketing Resource Guide, covering a forum in which

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Global Research Win to Australian Publisher


12 May 2011

The FIPP Research Awards took place at a special dinner in Paris this month and celebrated the best research that promotes the use of magazines as an

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Custom Publishing Continues Digital Growth


12 May 2011

The hype over custom publishing isn't going away. Advertiser demand to produce content is a ripe opportunity for publishers looking to diversify

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Magazine Publishing Association Launches Print Campaign


12 May 2011

The Magazine Publishers Association (MPA) of New Zealand has launched a new print campaign, developed by Y&R Auckland and tagged ‘Magazines

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LinkedIn Good for B2B but Media Buyers Want More


12 May 2011

Professional online network LinkedIn is failing to turn its popularity into advertising dollars, according to leading media buyers although digital

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Australian Magazine Brings Print Media to Digital Life through Smartphones


12 May 2011

Australia's V8X Magazine, a bi-monthly, introduced a first in Australian publishing when issue 63 hits the magazine stands across the country this

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Online Adspend for Q1 Breaks $600m


12 May 2011

The online advertising market has reported year-on-year growth of 17 per cent in the first quarter reaching $601 million. The data, compiled by

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New 180 page Snow Action Buyer's Bible in store now


09 May 2011

The fattest ski magazine ever published in Australia is at your newsagent now - a huge 180 pages featuring the Ski Buyer's Bible with 158 new

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Digital Mania – How much can you consume


29 Apr 2011

According to new The Digital Lifestyle survey, consumers and web surfers are facing a torrent of data growing faster than ever before. 78 per cent of

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Digital Magazines – How will publishers reap the benefits in the tablet era?


29 Apr 2011

The rise of mobile apps for smartphones and tablets is generating an excitement in the world of magazine publishing offering the potential of

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Future of Digital Publishing


29 Apr 2011

Tablets are promising to breathe new life into the publishing industry, with over 1 million tablet devices estimated to be sold in Australia in 2011.

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B2B Publication Reinforces the Power of Print Whilst Extending Online Reach


29 Apr 2011

In an industry sector that has witnessed the demise of several print titles, and the reduction in frequency of others Australia's only remaining...
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Social Traffic Less Significant to Publishers than Search


29 Apr 2011

There's no question that social media is becoming an increasingly important source of traffic for Web publishers, from articles and videos being

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US Magazine Launches Double in First Quarter of 2011


29 Apr 2011

Things are looking up for the US magazine industry, based on results from magazine database mediafinder.com.


During 2011's first quarter, 54 new

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Media Watch Interview with Greg Hywood


29 Apr 2011

Jonathan Holmes, host of ABC's Media Watch presented a special program interviewing a man "Who's taken on what many people reckon to be the

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Publishers Experiment with New Tablet Concepts


14 Apr 2011

An opportunity for publishers to redefine the magazine reading experience on tablet devices has been initiated in the U.S. aimed at blending the art

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Big Splash Media Offer for Gadfly Back on the Table


14 Apr 2011

Creditors of Gadfly Editorial Services, which rejected a $500,000 take-over offer by Big Splash Media last week, have been called to a meeting with

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2011 Ad Spend Downgraded


14 Apr 2011

Political turmoil in the Middle East and Japan's earthquake have reduced an estimated US$2.4bn off this year's global ad spend but the market is

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New Marketing Services Initiative in Custom Media


14 Apr 2011

A new innovative Marketing Services Group, a unit that will offer custom content, research and digital and sales optimisation services to customers...
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NZ Post Sets Up Digital Post


14 Apr 2011

The shift away from printed mail toward online distribution has been signalled with New Zealand Post signing a licensing deal with digital postal

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Digital Video Ad Spend Continues to Surge


07 Apr 2011

Sharp increases in digital video advertising dollars will continue over the next 12 months. The now $1 billion+ market is pegged to rise 22 per cent,
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Google Trends for Magazines from 2004-2011


07 Apr 2011

mediaIDEAS dataPoint released this week shows the average worldwide traffic for "magazines" from 2004 to the beginning months of 2011.


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International Study Reveals Effects of iPad Ads


07 Apr 2011

Readers look more at advertising on an iPad than in a regular print magazine, reports an eye-tracking study carried out by MRC International for

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Specialist Publishers Lead the Way in Digital New Survey Reveals


07 Apr 2011

The top-line results from the UK (InPublishing/Specialist Media Show) survey of around 200 publishers polling their views on paid online content,

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Publishers Ad Trends Survey to Assist Magazine Initiatives


07 Apr 2011

Publishers Australia is encouraging members to get involved in supplying data for the first time to the Main Media Report undertaken by CEASA (The

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New Look For Fairfax Magazines


01 Apr 2011

The(sydney)magazine and The(melbourne)magazine, unveil a new look and revitalised editorial content as part of Fairfax Magazines' commitment to

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Magazines 2020-Technology enhances but brands inspire and inform


01 Apr 2011

A panel of expert speakers addressed the sold-out lunch hosted by Publishers Australia at the Imax Theatre, Darling Harbour, on the topic of


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New Magazine Launch for AMP


01 Apr 2011

AMP Capital Shopping Centres has launched a quarterly fashion mag, Inspire Magazine, which will be distributed free within the various centres' local

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Publishers Australia AGM – MPA Membership Approved


01 Apr 2011

Publishers Australia's Annual General Meeting in Sydney on Friday 25th March saw major new constitutional changes introduced including theMagazine...
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Gadfly Media Offer Rejected


01 Apr 2011

Gadfly Editorial Services, the Sydney-based publisher that was put up for sale last month,received an offer from Big Splash Media which was rejected.

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Trends Show Small to Medium Businesses Embracing Social Media Marketing


24 Mar 2011

The largest online network of local business owners in the U.S. shared results of its quarterly Merchant Confidence Index survey of over 8,500 small

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B2B Ad Pages US Down By 3.1 Per Cent in 2010. However up on 2009


24 Mar 2011

Ad pages across 21 categories of B2B magazines tracked by Business Information Network fell 3.1 per cent in 2010, while revenue dropped 1.3 per cent...
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Online Advertising Exchanges Anger Publishers


24 Mar 2011

Online publishers claim they are being pressured by media agency buying groups into giving them exclusive advertising inventory to auction to their

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World First Planning and Buying Platform Launched for Advertisers


24 Mar 2011

Advertising technology company Adboss has launched a new online platform - adboss.com.au - that provides advertisers with a one-stop solution for

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Magazine Launched to Support Disadvantaged


24 Mar 2011

Melbourne businessman Nick Bolto has launched an annual magazine called The Difference, targeted at high earners in an effort to raise funds to fight

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New Zealand Magazine Awards 2011


24 Mar 2011

MPA New Zealand have announced the pool of judges involved with the Magazine Awards 2011, and it's an impressive line up.


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Magazines 2020 Forum


17 Mar 2011

A forum following Publishers Australia's AGM will discuss the future of magazines at a special luncheon event convened by Publishers AustraliaPacific...
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YUDU Media produces free iPad whitepaper report


17 Mar 2011

YUDU Media has produced a free whitepaper report which highlights key iPad trends and statistics that have emerged since its last report in September

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Volkswagen: Virtual Test Drive Inside Print Ad


17 Mar 2011

Who said print ads were dead? Well, not the ones that are digitally activated anyway! Volkswagen in Norway have launched what they claim to be the

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Report Uncovers Tricks and Cheats of Online Audience Measurement


17 Mar 2011

Website publishers are inflating their audience figures and misleading media buyers by double counting page views, counting pages before they load...
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Fairfax Media Launches Major Magazine Study


17 Mar 2011

Fairfax Media has launched the findings of a major study into the unique qualities of Fairfax Magazines.


Called Defining Values, the study was

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FIPP launches second Innovations in Magazines World Report


17 Mar 2011

The second Innovations in Magazines 2011 World Report identifies, monitors and dissects brilliant innovations in magazines which deliver new readers,

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Gordon and Gotch Entry to Digital Distribution Arena


10 Mar 2011

At a breakfast launch this morning in front of 100 of the publishing fraternity Gordon and Gotch (GGA) a division of ASX listed PMP Limited launched

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Content Marketing Magazine Launches in Australia


10 Mar 2011

The Content Marketing Institute has announced the launch of a quarterly print and digital magazine called Chief Content Officer (CCO) for content...
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CAB to Hold Inaugural Conference on Accountability in Ad Spend


10 Mar 2011

The Circulation Audit Board (CAB) is staging an informative one-day conference focussing on the latest developments around accountability in ad spend

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Are iPad Magazines Being Killed by Greed


10 Mar 2011

Tablet-based magazines have a lot going for them. They're more interactive, more portable and better for the environment than their paper-based

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The New Media Company: Facebook


10 Mar 2011

A big, powerful wild card just entered the movie distribution business. Warner Bros. Entertainment announced today it will begin distributing movies...
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Skype Looks to Ads for Site


10 Mar 2011

Skype, the free internet communications service, has announced plans to introduce advertising as it seeks to boost revenue ahead of going public.


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ACP Restructure Aims to Sell Group Ad Deals


04 Mar 2011

ACP Magazines is set to unveil a major restructure of its sales team, with the appointment of a sales director for brands and a sales director for

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Can a Magazine Re-design Revitalise the Brand


04 Mar 2011

There seems to be a deep-seated belief in the consumer magazine industry that a new look can give a beleaguered publication a new lease on life --...
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ACP $1m Ad Spend for New Mag


04 Mar 2011

Ultimate Fighting Championship Magazine, under licence from UFC, is being supported by free-to-air commercials, pay-TV ads, print, point of sale and...
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Healthy Food Guide launched in the UK


04 Mar 2011

Australian publisher, Healthy Food Guide International, is to launch its Healthy Food Guide in the UK, under licence to Eye to Eye Media.


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Traditional Media Growth on the Rise


04 Mar 2011

The Australian advertising market grew at the rate of 13.7 per cent last year, to $12.4 billion and auditing firm PwC has been forced to revise its

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iPad 2 Launches in Tablet Market


04 Mar 2011

The new device called the iPad 2 was launched on Tuesday. The design hasn't just been tweaked, Jobs says. It's all new from the bottom up.

 

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Apple Launches Digital Magazine Subscription Service


22 Feb 2011

Apple has announced a new magazine subscription service available to all publishers of content-based apps on the App Store. Publishers set the price

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Where are Magazines Heading in the Digital Age


22 Feb 2011

The fight is on for magazines to get their share of the advertising dollar although magazines generate approximately $650 million in advertising and

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ACP Combines with Industry Suppliers to Promote Print Product


22 Feb 2011

PMP, Offset Alpine, Blue Star and Ego are among 17 industry players collaborating on a showcase publication being sent to media buyers as part of I...
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The Rise of Publisher's Digital Revenue


22 Feb 2011

The forecasted growth of the three sources of US magazine industry revenue (print, digital, and other) over the next decade has been published by

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Magazine Awards Cast a Wide Net


22 Feb 2011

Entries for The Magazine Awards 2011 are now open, and interest is high.


Since 2009 the numbers of entrants have increased each year; competition The...
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Video and mobile Capture 25 per cent Market Share by 2014


22 Feb 2011

Online advertising revenue will account for 25 per cent of the total advertising market by 2014, according to a recent research report.


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Woodwing Software Siezes Tablet Publishing Solutions


07 Feb 2011

The iPad was one of the driving forces behind the tremendous success of WoodWing Software in 2010. With its Digital Magazine Tools becoming the most...
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Publishers Push for iPad Subscriptions


07 Feb 2011

Publishers are eyeing a deal that Rupert Murdoch and News Corp. have worked out with Apple Inc. to allow subscription sales of its upcoming iPad

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ABA Safe List Now Applies to 200 Websites


07 Feb 2011

The Audit Bureaux of Australia (ABA) has increased its safe list of audited websites to over 200 with the addition of all of First Digital Media's...
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ACP Launches Magshop App


07 Feb 2011

ACP Magazines continues to lead Australian publishing onto new digital platforms with the release of Australia's first digital newsstand iPad

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NRMA Open Road Initiative


07 Feb 2011

Car insurance brand NRMA is launching a new campaign to promote its redesigned Open Road.


Tony Stuart, group chief executive at NRMA Group, said:...
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ACP's Unique Magazine Research


07 Feb 2011

A study, which was carried out by Neuro-Insight, as part of the ACP 'I Love Magazines' trade campaign, measured the brain activity of participants in

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Pac Mags Launches Pay Wall for K-Zone


21 Dec 2010

Pacific Magazines has erected its first pay wall, with the relaunch of kids magazine K-Zone and if successful other magazines will follow.


The

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Aussie Farmers Direct Launch Custom Magazine


21 Dec 2010

Independently owned home delivery business, Aussie Farmers Direct, is launching a free quarterly custom magazine ahead of its first television

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Magazine Market Expected to Grow in 2011


21 Dec 2010

Media expenditure is predicted to grow 7.8 per cent to $13.13bn next year, with an average yearly growth of 6.1per cent up to the end of 2016. The...
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US study shows iPad users keen to ditch printed newspapers


21 Dec 2010

The first phase of a multi-year research project to understand how iPad users consume news content found that more than half of Apple iPad users in...
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Fairfax Axes Sport&Style Magazine and iPad App


21 Dec 2010

Fairfax Media has axed its monthly glossy Sport & Style magazine, which had been inserted with The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, citing

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How Facebook Reaches $20 Billion in Revenue


21 Dec 2010

Facebook, at over 500 million users, has transformed the web, and indeed the planet, by connecting us all in ways we weren't before. At their current...
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Publication to Track how Print Ads Drive Readers Online


21 Dec 2010

Forbes has partnered with MediaVest and comScore to measure a print ad's ability to drive readers online and its influence on branded search terms.

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Publishers Could Face 7 per cent Print Post Increase in 2011


10 Dec 2010

On a sample survey of 200 magazines 73 per cent were in the weight bracket attracting a 7 per cent postage increase to apply in April 2011. Some
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Magshop and Coles Launch Magazine Subscription Gift Card Initiative


10 Dec 2010

The exclusive partnership of Magshop and Coles willl afford consumers the opportunity to buy $30, $50 and $100 magazine gift cards at checkout for a

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Will Apps Make Publishers Money?


10 Dec 2010

Magazine publishers are pouring money into apps, seduced by the notion that tablet computers can open a new avenue to make money from their content.

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The Future of Email Marketing


10 Dec 2010

In an article posted by MediaPost by Loren McDonald, the question is posed - What will the email world look like a year from now? Change used to

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Asia Pacific Ahead in Global Ad Spend Recovery


10 Dec 2010

The advertising market in the Asia Pacific region - excluding Japan - will grow by 36 per cent between 2010 and 2013, according to the latest


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ACP Backs More Magazine Research


02 Dec 2010

ACP Magazines has appointed Atomic Search as its search marketing partner without a pitch in a bid to improve the online visibility of its magazines.


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New CEO Appointed as Publishers Australia Expands its Mandate


02 Dec 2010

Publishers Australia (PA), the magazine and now representing the digital media industry body has appointed Claudia Sagripanti as the new CEO who

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ACP Enters Co-Publishing Agreement with Next Media


02 Dec 2010

ACP Magazines has ceased publishing kids' magazines Disney Girl and Disney Adventures, with the two titles becoming one magazine as part of a...
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Richard Branson Launches iPad-Only Mag


02 Dec 2010

Whatever Rupert Murdoch's got planned for The Daily can wait; fellow billionaire Richard Branson has beaten him to the punch with The Project. The

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Australian Media Tablet Market Set to Explode


02 Dec 2010

A new study released by Telsyte predicts over one million media tablet devices will be sold in Australia in 2011. Telsyte forecasts the media tablet

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Digital Newsstand to Launch in US


02 Dec 2010

Next Issue Media, a U.S. publishing joint venture, is set to launch its digital newsstand. The newsstand will start out selling print and digital

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Independent Weekly Newspaper Drops Print to go Totally Digital


02 Dec 2010

From this week, Adelaide's Independent Weekly newspaper will no longer be printed, but will be incorporated into the digital daily newspaper -

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Universal Magazines Wins at Publishers Australia Excellence Awards


26 Nov 2010

Universal Magazines was recognised again at this year's Publishers Australia Excellence Awards with a diverse range of trophies.

 

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Groundbreaking Campaign to Promote Print


26 Nov 2010

ACP has revealed details of its "I Love Magazines" marketing push which it describes as "the most extensive trade campaign in a decade

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Woodwing Tour to Host Free Publishing Event


26 Nov 2010

Publishers wishing to learn more about publishing on tablet devices are offered a free pass to attend the WoodWing World Tour when it arrives in

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Publishers Cleared as ABC Examines Need for Further Transparency


26 Nov 2010

The Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) has cleared the publishers of The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Herald Sun of any breaches of the ABC

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INSIPID; New Online Magazine


25 Nov 2010

Insipid brings a style that is completely unique, covering a vast array of topics and areas of life that traditional magazines simply don't touch.

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Sports Title Wins Top Gong at Publishing Awards


15 Nov 2010

FourFourTwo has beaten off stiff competition from CIO Magazine, Selector and OUTthere Magazine to win the first ever Publishers Australia Excellence

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MPA and Publishers Australia Forge Alliance


15 Nov 2010

In a breakthrough for the Australian magazine publishing industry, Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA) is to become a member of Publishers (PA), a...
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Australian Magazine Week


15 Nov 2010

The first joint initiative organised by the Magazine Publishers of Australia and Publishers Australia is Australian Magazine Week, to be held in

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MPA to Re-emerge with ACP Backing


11 Nov 2010

In August 2009 Publishing Edge reported on the split between ACP and the Magazine Publishers of Australia.


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Magazine of the Year Awards


11 Nov 2010

Australian Women's Weekly has won the Magazine of the Year at the second annual Australian Magazine of the Year Awards, underwritten by Yaffa, owners...
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Rebranding the Magazine Publishing Industry


11 Nov 2010

Today, magazine content engages consumers across multiple online and offline platforms; the U.S. based MPA, The Association of magazine media

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New Social Media Marketing Alliance Emerges


11 Nov 2010

Beyond Digital Media and Taurus Marketing have announced an exclusive partnership in response to increasing demand from customers, organisations and

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Foxtel and ACP Join Forces for Media Documentary


11 Nov 2010

ACP Magazines and FOXTEL have announced Park Street - a new observational documentary series going behind the scenes of Australia's leading women's

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Allkotes Introduces EcoKote for Publishers, Agencies and Promotional Products


11 Nov 2010

EcoKote, the new innovation from Allkotes is a new environmentally friendly laminating film and is most cost effective in price.


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ACP launches Top Ten Men’s U.S. Newsstand Seller in Australia


04 Nov 2010

ACP Magazines have announced the Australian launch of one of the fastest-growing men's titles in the world - UFC Magazine - the print bible of the

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Haymarket Repositions Sports Title for Digital Push


04 Nov 2010

Football magazine Australian FourFourTwo has undergone a redesign and is expanding its digital presence with additional content and a new iPad

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Death of Newspapers Stirs Controversy


04 Nov 2010

Newspapers as we know them will cease to exist in the US within seven years. This would be followed by Britain and Iceland in 2019, and Canada and...
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Cream Magazine Goes Digital


04 Nov 2010

Pop culture magazine, Cream, is to go completely digital from next year again illustrating how magazines are migrating their content online in

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Australia Post Aims to Ensure Print Post Sustainability


04 Nov 2010

Australia Post has indicated that weight steps and price points have been revisited to ensure an equitable solution for Print Post users.


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ABC Setting Measurement Rules for Tablet Devices


04 Nov 2010

ABC's Digital Publishing Sub-Committee has been reconvened to investigate how to best incorporate digital versions sold through tablet devices such

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Vogue Australia Wins Cover of the Year


28 Oct 2010

The September 2009 issue of Vogue Australia has beaten off fierce competition to be hailed as winner of The Maggies: Magazine Cover of the Year. The...
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Nielsen Study Stats Reveal iPad Winners


28 Oct 2010

Although the iPad is still relatively new, early indications are that a majority of users are willing to pay for content on the tablet and that books...
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CAB Gets Close to Advertisers


28 Oct 2010

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) will increase its engagement with advertisers and media buyers through a range of promotional and educational

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ABC’s Advertisers, Advertising Agencies and Publishers Working Together


28 Oct 2010

The ABC at their AGM affirmed their commitment to providing the media industry with circulation numbers they can trust by launching a review of the

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The Australian Women's Weekly gets an iPad version


28 Oct 2010

ACP Magazines has released an application for the November issue of The Australian Women's Weekly, coinciding with a revamp of its flagship monthly.


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Join the Research Project on the Future of Magazines


28 Oct 2010

Technical Research Institute of Finland and the Aalto University in Helsinki are undertaking a research study to determine the future of magazines.


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iPad the Winner for Media Buyers and Publishers


21 Oct 2010

According to Nielsen's new Connected Devices Playbook survey of more than 5,000 consumers who own a tablet computer, eReader, netbook, media player...
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Major UK Publishers Form B2B Network


21 Oct 2010

Six Publishers, Including Haymarket, Incisive, Reed Business Information, and UBM Medica have joined BBN to form the online ad network for B2B titles.


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App Developers in Hot Water Targeting Facebook Users


21 Oct 2010

The revelation this week that app developers are sending Facebook users' names to advertisers -- in violation of the social networking sites' terms

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21 Oct 2010

Former Publishers Australia board member and publisher at IDG Communications and ACP Mike Udabage was remembered by former colleagues and friends at

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FIPP Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Conference Attracts 500 Delegates


21 Oct 2010

More than 500 delegates gathered in Hangzhou, China, on October 14 for the second Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Conference. Aroon Purie, chairman and

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Digital Magazine at Vanguard of Major Global Campaign


13 Oct 2010

New Zealand based publishers, Media Titles Group Ltd, through their sports division have launched the first of over 100 print and online products

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Major Publishing Association Shifts Focus from Print


13 Oct 2010

Magazine Publishers of America announced that it is changing its focus and the new tagline for the body is "The Association of Magazine

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Magazine Ad Pages Moving in Right Direction


13 Oct 2010

Magazine print ad pages, despite the industry's partial success diversifying into digital, remain the lifeblood of the business. But after the worst

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Australian and Global AdSpend Rebounds


13 Oct 2010

Global ad spending is on the rebound. Worldwide outlays jumped nearly 13 per cent in the first six months of 2010 to $238 billion vs. the same period

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Online Measurement Currency Tender Attracts Global Interest


13 Oct 2010

The search for a research company to devise an online measurement currency has attracted interest from 21 companies, including 15 from Australia.

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Readership Metric for Newspaper and Magazines


30 Sep 2010

The Readership Works has announced that it has named Ipsos MediaCT as the successful tenderer for the new readership measurement contract, following

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Magazine Awards and More Magazine Awards


30 Sep 2010

With the announcement of the shortlisting of the big end of town, Ad News Australian Magazine Awards, Publishers Australia are fielding entries for...
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Allkotes Offer 3D Point of Difference


30 Sep 2010

Allkotes, Australia's leading coating and laminating company, is now offering the cutting edge 3D printed material promotional piece with no need for

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Online Audience Measurement System to be Initiated


30 Sep 2010

IAB Australia, with the support of the MFA and the AANA, has announced it is inviting online audience measurement (OAM) vendors to submit their

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30 Sep 2010

IDM Launches Magazine Extension of Anti-Ageing Website


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Real Weddings magazine’s new luxury website wins recognition at the ‘Webbys’


29 Sep 2010

Indigo Media Group (IMG) Pty Ltd, publisher of ‘Real Weddings'  magazine - winner of Publishers Australia  ‘Magazine of the...
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Publishers and Print Post mail users could face 9.1 per cent postal hike


24 Sep 2010

Publishers and Print Post mail users could face 9.1 per cent postal hike next February.


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Publishers Australia Rebrands Annual Awards


09 Sep 2010

Publishers Australia has relaunched its annual awards, with the all new Excellence Awards replacing the Bell Awards from 2010. As well as a new name

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Magazine Subscriptions – Newsagencies v Post Offices


09 Sep 2010

As reported in the Newsagency Blog, "newsagents are being invited by the ANF to participate in a trial selling magazine subscriptions, to get in...
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Sporting News Cracks iPad Subscription Code


09 Sep 2010

According to Mediaweek, US based Sporting News has found a way around Apple's resistance to magazine subscriptions. The company this week rolled out

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APN Aims to Build Magazine Alliances


09 Sep 2010

APN News & Media Limited announced its New Zealand Magazines division has acquired the licence to publish Pacific Magazines' three core titles in...
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Newspaper Groups Price Digital Content


09 Sep 2010

News Limited is gauging consumer demand for subsidised electronic readers such as Apple's iPad, while Fairfax has launched the subscriber-only Sydney...
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NEW LAUNCHES


09 Sep 2010

That's Life

That's Life! has launched a new cookery collection series to accompany the weekly title.


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Magazine Titles Partnering with Advertisers


03 Sep 2010

More print magazines are following US based Entertainment Weekly's footsteps by incorporating video elements into their print magazines advertising...
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Adspend Forecasts Global Growth in Media Spend


03 Sep 2010

Carat, the leading independent media communications agency, has published upgraded forecasts for global advertising expenditure in 2010 and 2011,...
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Newspaper Publishers Association Future Forum Conference Notes


03 Sep 2010

With talk surrounding the death of print and newspapers short longevity, Ross Dawson, keynote speaker at the recent conference shares his notes on

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Publishers Reincarnates Shut Down Magazine Title


03 Sep 2010

After closing down Gourmet magazine it's now being reincarnated. The brands goodwill will witness a new direction for the former publication and will

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Maxus Sets Standard on Digital Ad Buying


03 Sep 2010

The days of internet publishers automatically refreshing web pages, thereby generating higher audience numbers, are numbered. Maxus has become the

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Mobile Devices won’t be the Death of Print


03 Sep 2010

Within a decade, most Australians will own a smart device of some sort. Some believe this is terrible news for publishers. That if people are onNews...
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Supporting Magazines in a Cluttered Environment


25 Aug 2010

Five myths about magazines and their realities:

 

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ABA CEO Delivers Parting Broadside


25 Aug 2010

In a recent interview with The Australian, Gordon Towell, outgoing Audit Bureaux of Australia, chief executive sends a warning to the print industry...
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10 Key Elements of a Digital Media Kit


25 Aug 2010

Leslie Laredo posted this article on the popular eMedia Vitals site, a site with many useful blogs and articles.


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iPads and Other Tablets to Fight for Market Share


25 Aug 2010

In a posting by Chuck McCullagh on the Magazine Publishers of America website he discusses the "Tablet Wars".


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Print Subscribers Get iPad App for Free


25 Aug 2010

Magazines have been aggressive about pricing their app editions for the iPad charging consumers a significant percentage of the full print cover...
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Twitter Forges Alliance with Brands


25 Aug 2010

A new study released by ExactTarget finds consumers who are active on Twitter are three times more likely to impact a brand's online reputation

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New Zealand Publishers on the Front Foot with Media Buyers


19 Aug 2010

New Zealand's Magazine Publishers Association has provided their members and magazine industry with some highly salient marketing information sourced

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Australian Online Advertising Cracks $2 billion Mark


19 Aug 2010

The Australian online advertising market has broken through the $2 billion barrier with online advertising expenditure data released this week in the ...
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Are Websites Needed in the Digital Revolution?


19 Aug 2010

With the relentless talk about Twitter accounts, Facebook fan pages and cool new apps, a serious and timely question is raised. Do brand websites

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Facebook Ad Sales to Exceed $1 billion in 2010


19 Aug 2010

With its more than half billion users and privately-held status, Facebook's revenue has long been a favorite guessing game for observers from Silicon

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Economy Confuses Publishers


19 Aug 2010

THE $2 billion-a-year Australian magazine industry continued its roller-coaster ride with the latest readership figures, which delivered highs and

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Social Media Overtakes Pornography on the Web


11 Aug 2010

 

  • Facebook tops Google for weekly traffic in U.S.

 

  • iPod app downloads hit 1 billion in 9 months

 

  • 80 per cent of companies use social
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Media Valuation a Challenging Work in Progress


11 Aug 2010

Valuing media is a sobering and challenging task that will continue complicating mergers and acquisitions for years, even in a recovering economy.


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Advent of iPad Shakes up Magazine Production


11 Aug 2010

The iPad is not just perceived as a game-changer in the computer and electronics world; it's already affecting magazine production.


"There's a...
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New Online Measurement Embraced by Publishers


11 Aug 2010

The Audit Bureaux of Australia's (ABA's) campaign for measurement reform is showing results with an increasing number of online publishers changing

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Fairfax Media to be Reviewed


11 Aug 2010

The Fairfax Media board will formally consider a strategic review of its structure and management with calls for a much more aggressive approach to

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Gordon Towell resigns from the ABC and CAB


11 Aug 2010

Gordon Towell, CEO of the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) and Circulations Audit Board (CAB) is returning to private enterprise after a productive

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Digital Revolution Removes the Barriers


10 Aug 2010

Technological change is levelling the playing field. Tim Burrowes takes a look at key trends across various media platforms, reinventing itself...
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Media Fragmentation Gains Pace


10 Aug 2010

Social media is creating change on the media landscape whilst fragmentation is now the norm within old and new media disciplines. With these changes...
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Online Number One Ad Spend for 2014


05 Aug 2010

Online is set to become the largest media sector in terms of ad spend by 2014, hitting $3.9bn, according to a PriceWaterhouseCoopers forecast.


As...
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News Offshoot Launches New Magazine


05 Aug 2010

Leader Community Newspapers, part of the News Limited media group, has launched a new monthly magazine, titled ‘Nurture'. The free, glossy

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Newsweek Sold


05 Aug 2010

The Washington Post Co. has wrapped up its auction of Newsweek, selling the ailing newsweekly to audio magnate Sidney Harman.


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Trends in Online Consumer Behaviour


05 Aug 2010

The time spent on social media has surged 43 per cent in the past year, leading a substantial shift in how communities spend their online time. That...
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PBL Launches New Discounting Site


05 Aug 2010

PBL Media will launch its first online venture after a hiatus of more than three years, a new website offering discounts in every major city.

 

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Analyst Recommends Axing Herald, The Age and Give Away E-Readers


05 Aug 2010

Axing its Melbourne and Sydney daily print editions and focusing on e-readers such as the iPad will boost the bottom line according to analysis from...
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iPad Catapults Record Earning for Apple


29 Jul 2010

The week after CEO Steve Jobs blamed reports of iPhone 4 antenna failures on an obsessive media, the company returned the focus on the performance of

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Social Media A Challenge for Publishers


29 Jul 2010

Having a presence and pushing content on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn has been both a big opportunity and a challenge

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Generation Z Make Marketing Predictions


29 Jul 2010

In 2010, Gen X, the group defined as having graduated high school around the turn of the millennium, might as well be considered over the hill.

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iPad Strategy Workshop


29 Jul 2010

An iPad strategy workshop to examine news and content distribution will be held at the PANPA Future Forum in Sydney on the 27th August 2010.


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Realview Leads Charge with 30,000 Published Editions for the iPad


29 Jul 2010

Australian digital publishing services provider, Realview today confirmed that over 30,000 editions from over 2,000 publications it produces for

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Publishers Australia Launch New Website.


29 Jul 2010

Publishers Australia, the trade association that represents the leading B2B, specialist B2C, custom and digital publishers in Australia has launched

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ZenithOptimedia Upgrades Forecast for 2010


21 Jul 2010

ZenithOptimedia has upgraded its media spend prediction up to 7.9 per cent year-on-year, from the previous 6.3 per cent prediction, on the back of

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Media Players Yet to Make the Most of the Digital Sea Change


21 Jul 2010

While uncertainties about regulation, the economy and the new digital realities are impeding deals, media moguls at Allen & Co.'s annual summit

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Blogger Generation Dominates Blogging – Australia Ranked 11th


21 Jul 2010

An analysis of more than 100 million blog posts found the most active bloggers are younger people who have grown up during the blogging


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New Zealanders Embrace Social Media


21 Jul 2010

Nielsen's 2010 Social Media Report has revealed that a significant percentage of online New Zealanders are interacting with social media. The report,

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News Targets Advertisers with New Research


21 Jul 2010

The results of News Limited's first Newspaper Sectional Readership study have been released this week unveiling the findings to advertisers and media

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Renovate & Extend - New Name and New Look


20 Jul 2010

The only magazine in Australia to focus exclusively on home renovations is now broadening its appeal with the change of its name to Renovate.


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Publishers Feeling Their Way in the Digital World


15 Jul 2010

Magazine publishers "continue to throw spaghetti against the iPad and other e-readers trying to see what will stick and what falls to the...
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Magazines get the Push from Major Supermarket Check Out Display


15 Jul 2010

Woolworths has revealed it was reducing the number of magazines on display near checkouts.


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Advertisers and Publishers Creative with Apps


15 Jul 2010

As tablet application development continues, publishers are working closely with agencies and clients to develop advertising functionality and

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Social Networks Dominate Online but Flounder on Ad Pricing


15 Jul 2010

Social networks and their endlessly growing page views have dominated every sphere of the web -- from audiences to ad impressions. But there's one

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U.S. Publishers Unite Against Potential Postal Rate Rises


15 Jul 2010

In another effort to help stem its financial losses, the U.S. Postal Service has proposed enacting an exigent rate case, which could force rates for

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Australian Advertisers Intend Creating New Measurement


15 Jul 2010

Australian advertisers are uniting in frustration at the diverse number of media measurement systems to form The Media Reference Group, designed to

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Independent Digital Media Extends Print from Digital


15 Jul 2010

Independent Digital Media (IDM) has announced the launch of Younger You magazine for September and The Knot magazine for October this year. The

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5th Year Anniversary for subTropical Gardening


14 Jul 2010

subTropical Gardening started two months before Queensland declared most parts of the state in drought.


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Haymarket Trials Paywalls


07 Jul 2010

Global publishing house Haymarket has made its first foray into erecting paywalls around digital content.


The company has introduced a model in its...
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The iPad isn’t a Magic Wand


07 Jul 2010

Jason Brightman, director of web design with PC World and Macworld USA offers four areas to focus on for developing a successful digital edition

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Google Good for Journalism


07 Jul 2010

It's time for news publishers to get over their anxiety about Google and embrace the search economy. Magazines and newspapers that are not actively

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Publishers Say New Products Transcend Digital Magazines


07 Jul 2010

At a time when magazine publishers are racing to market with applications for tablets and smartphones, some publishers have launched new digital

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Digital Editions Come of Age


07 Jul 2010

IDG's Macworld and PCWorld magazines have had digital editions for years but they're just starting to realise the potential of the platform, thanks

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Ten weeks to go until the tenth Worldwide Magazine Marketplace


07 Jul 2010

The world's only magazine licensing and syndication event, Worldwide Magazine Marketplace (WMM), will take place in ten weeks, celebrating the tenth

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Media Market to Grow, Magazines to Lag


01 Jul 2010

The Australians inaugural survey of leading media and marketing chief executives concludes that Australia's $12 billion media advertising market is...
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WellBeing first Australian health magazine to announce iPad edition


01 Jul 2010

Universal Magazines title, WellBeing has announced that the next edition of the magazine will be available for iPad.


"For us, the iPad

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NZ Magazine Publishers Association Awards


01 Jul 2010

The NZ Magazine Publishers Association awards were held last week in Auckland with 350 media industry guests attending.


The awards boasted a record...
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The Weekly Review Pushes Fairfax and Unveils New Publication


01 Jul 2010

Metro Media Publishing, headed by ex Fairfax marketing director Anthony Catalano announced that it had expanded its reach and distribution with the...
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ACP Wins Big at Qantas Media Awards


01 Jul 2010

The Qantas Media Awards are an annual New Zealand media awards recognising excellence in the news print media. The first awards, held in 1974 awarded

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New Gardening Publication Launches


01 Jul 2010

Universal Magazines is launching a new publication, the fourth outdoor publication produced by the company. Good Gardening is the fresh new food

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Network Services Steps in to Assist NDD Publishing


01 Jul 2010

NDD announced it has managed to secure an ongoing distribution solution for its publishers following the announcement last week of its pending

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Publishing industry to combat online magazine piracy


22 Jun 2010

US Magazine publishing body the Periodical Publishers' Association (PPA) is working with an American anti-piracy software developer in a bid to crack...
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Global Online Advertising Led by Paid Search


22 Jun 2010

According to MAGNAGLOBAL, a division of IPG's Mediabrands, global online advertising will rise by 12.4 per cent in constant currency terms during

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US magazine print ad revenue to ebb until 2013


22 Jun 2010

US consumer magazines will continue to earn increasing digital ad revenue over the next few years, but not enough to erase their troubles selling

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Publisher Investigates Website Breach


22 Jun 2010

A Spanish language website, youkioske.com, has made available for download on their site full copies of many international magazines, as reported by

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Industry Magazine showcases Peel ‘n Taste strip


22 Jun 2010

The benefit for magazine publishers from value added printing (VAP) is significant with the International Federation of the Periodical Press (FIPP's)

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Vogue Living Announces Changes


22 Jun 2010

News Magazines has announced a dramatic change in the editorial direction of its luxury lifestyle title, Vogue Living.


The monthly magazine willVogue...
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NewsCorp Hedges Bets and Reveals Hand for Future Growth


17 Jun 2010

News Corp is placing bets on two ideas it hopes will shore up sagging business models for media companies: electronic reading devices and charging

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Lessons from the First iPad Magazine Editions


17 Jun 2010

The iPad frenzy continues, with Apple announcing last week it had passed 2 million in sales in the first two months since the iPad's debut. Magazine...
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Where is Media Auditing Heading?


17 Jun 2010

Gordon Towell, CEO of the Audit Bureaux of Australia (ABA), shares his views on Media Auditing in 2012:-

 

"Like most people in the media...
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Gay and Lesbian Publishing House Launches Newspaper


17 Jun 2010

Publishers of gay and lesbian magazines SX (Sydney), MCV (Melbourne), Queensland Pride (Brisbane), blaze (Adelaide), AXN, Cherrie and Fellow Traveller...
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Pacific Magazines Launches Lifestyle Title


17 Jun 2010

Pacific Magazines will launch a new outdoor entertaining and lifestyle magazine.


Claiming the new title will be the first Australian magazine focused...
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Raising the Stakes for Publishers with Mobile Advertising


17 Jun 2010

Apps (and Apple) are raising the stakes for mobile advertising. Publishers should take note of how the landscape is taking shape.


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Publishing Models Transformed, “Build it and they will Come.”


09 Jun 2010

Sports Illustrated editor Terry McDonell, at last Wednesday's Google conference in San Francisco, unveiled another digital reimagining of SI

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National Retailer Launches Custom Magazine


09 Jun 2010

National dining and entertainment retailer House is set to launch a national custom magazine in September. The first 76-page issue will have a

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Ralph Magazine Closes Print Editions


09 Jun 2010

Some 13 ACP editorial and advertising staff will be affected by the closure of the print edition of Ralph magazine when it produces its final print...
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Publishers Australia Endorses ABA digital audit services


09 Jun 2010

The Publishers Australia board of directors voted to officially endorse the Audit Bureaux of Australia's (ABA) Digital Audit services. This follows

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Major Retailer Develops ‘Customisable’ Application for iPad


09 Jun 2010

Mega book retailer Barnes & Noble recently unveiled the BN eReader for Apple's iPad, a free application it says allows users to customize their

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Publisher Writes “Old Media Built on a Gigantic Con Job”


02 Jun 2010

Publisher of Crickey e-newsletter, Eric Beecher, pulls no punches with his views on how the iPad will change the name of the game.


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Data Reveals Significant Growth in Specialist Publishing Sector


02 Jun 2010

The Circulations Audit Board (CAB) recently released circulation data for free and controlled distribution for the period ending 31st of March 2010....
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Realview now iPad Ready


02 Jun 2010

Realview are now iPad ready.


Realview for iPad is a brand new viewing experience. They didn't just make sure the current viewer worked on an iPad,...
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Record Entries for NZ Magazine Awards


02 Jun 2010

Finalists in the NZ Magazine Awards 2010 competition, run by the NZ Magazine Publishers Association (MPA) have now been determined, after scoring by

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Tips for Building a Digital Edition Audience


02 Jun 2010

Publishers over the years have had their plates full with managing print and Web products, thus relegating digital editions to the

 

As...
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Magazine Subscriptions to be Offered Within Facebook's News Feed


19 May 2010

The magazine business may soon have a way to do more with Facebook than engage fans and promote its brands.
Synapse, a Time Inc. division that sells...
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Publishers and Broadcasters Embrace iPad and 3D


19 May 2010

Apple's iPad is the good news story in the wake of negative circulation and readership reports for newspapers and magazines. In just four months

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Australia The Magazine Launches


19 May 2010

Australia The Magazine was launched last week supporting the Brand Australia campaigns, four-year project to market Australia as a business and

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Men’s Health and Women’s Health to be published on iPad


19 May 2010

Men's Health and Women's Health will be the first two magazines in Pacific Magazines stable to be launched on the iPad.


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Universal Magazines Partners Expo


19 May 2010

Green Living and its publisher Universal Magazines have announced they are joint media partner of the Organic Expo & Green Show to be held at the...
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Harper’s Bazaar and Chanel documentary launches on Arena


19 May 2010

Capitalising on Australian Fashion Week, a special Australian Harper's Bazaar and Chanel collaborative documentary, "Harper's Bazaar presents

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PacMags Plans Revamp of That’s Life Magazine


19 May 2010

Following declining circulation Pacific Magazines is to give That's Life a major face lift. The revamp will be supported with a new marketing

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Complete Wedding Celebrates 15 Years and Launches New Look Edition


19 May 2010

Complete Wedding Sydney has reached its 30th issue milestone and commemorated 15 years of wedding inspiration.


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Print Killer to hit Australia by end of May


12 May 2010

Apple's Australian online store has started taking orders for its long-awaited iPad tablet computer.

 

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Google Set to Launch Digital Bookstore


12 May 2010

Google Editions will offer digital books for sale through its website in late June or July, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. The

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Murdoch on Subscriptions and the iPad


12 May 2010

News Corp boss Rupert Murdoch has supplied observers with much food for thought in recent days. In this weeks Q3 earnings call which reported better...
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Newsweek Magazine goes up for Sale


12 May 2010

The Washington Post Company announced that it is seeking buyers for Newsweek magazine, the venerable but ailing newsweekly it has owned since 1961.

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Exhibitors Aplenty for World Magazine Marketplace


12 May 2010

Many publishers have already signed up to exhibit at the 10th Worldwide Magazine Marketplace (WMM).

 

The magazine licensing, syndication and...
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Nielsen Introduces Mobile Net Audience Measurement Tool


12 May 2010

Nielsen's online division has launched a mobile internet audience measurement tool, which the company claims is a world first.


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Selling Magazines in the Tablet Age


05 May 2010

Magazine Publishers will have quite a few choices when it comes to finding a newsstand in which to sell the digital, e-reader and mobile versions of...
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Masterchef Magazine Set to Launch


05 May 2010

News Magazines' launch of MasterChef Magazine will officially hit newsstands next week, with a $5m campaign to roll-out from Sunday night.


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The iPad Starts its National Journey


05 May 2010

News Limited's national masthead The Australian is believed to be the first newspaper in Australia to sign-up lucrative advertising packages for the

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Facebook Study Indicates Ads Work


05 May 2010

It pays to have fans on Facebook if you want ads to work there, according to the first public study to come out of a collaboration between Nielsen

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Publishers Outsourcing Journalism


05 May 2010

More major media companies in the US are looking for ways to find cheap content that mines reporting from masses of freelancers for as little as $5 a

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Did Reed Ever Really Plan to Sell Titles it Closed


30 Apr 2010

London-based Reed Elsevier rocked the trade magazine publishing world when it announced that it was shutting down the last 23 titles published under...
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Australian Businesses Rushing to Embrace Social Media


30 Apr 2010

The social media phenomenon that has swept Australian consumers has been vigorously embraced by the corporate sector, with the number ofNielsen...
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Realview Leads from the Front with iPad


30 Apr 2010

Realview technologies has developed a viewer to allow their clients titles to be available on the iPad by May.


As reported in the PANPA Bulletin, key...
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Publishers Australia Connecting with the Connect Generation


30 Apr 2010

Publishers Australia are about to roadshow a series of presentations and demonstrations based on connecting through print and digital with iPad...
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PacMags Health Event


30 Apr 2010

Pacific Magazines' Women's Health has announced the launch of the second Australian Women's Health Are You Game? healthy lifestyle event.

The two day...
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Magazine Sales Fall 7 per cent in Jan-Mar 2010 Quarter


30 Apr 2010

Retail sales, led by magazines, were down in newsagencies in January through March 2010 compared with the same period last year on a same-store basis...
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iPad Sets Up Print's Paid Content Push


21 Apr 2010

With the iPad out, and more digital readers on the way, are publishers getting a golden opportunity to reclaim paid-for content? Pricing the content...
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RBI to Shut Down 23 Magazines


21 Apr 2010

About nine months after putting the brands published under the U.S. arm of Reed Business Information on the block again, Reed Elsevier announced this...
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Magazine Ad Pages Fall yet Some Categories Earn Healthy Increases


21 Apr 2010

Despite hints of a turnaround in the broader US economy and advertising revenue, total magazine ad pages fell 9.4 per cent from 38,395 in the first...
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Publisher Palamedia Collapses


21 Apr 2010

Niche publisher Palamedia, which was formerly part owned by Seven Network star David Koch, has been placed in voluntary administration after losing a...
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Printers go into Administration


21 Apr 2010

Sydney company Chippendale Printing has entered voluntary administration, just over a week after it claimed to be merging with Beaver Press, now also...
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ACP Magazines Acquires recipes+ from Knockout Media


21 Apr 2010

The acquisition by ACP Magazines of mass market food title recipes+ from Knockout Media, which was announced on 2 March 2010, has now received

With...
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Fairfax Braces for Major Attack


13 Apr 2010

Fairfax looks set to lose millions of dollars of real estate advertising revenue with the launch of a new Melbourne magazine from the formerThe...
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News Ltd Moves Fast on iPad Launch


13 Apr 2010

In a report in The Australian it has been confirmed that they will be launching a dedicated iPad application to coincide with the arrival of the...
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Optimistic Reports on Media Spend 2010


13 Apr 2010

Publicis Group's ZenithOptimedia believes the 2010 worldwide advertising market will gain slightly from its earlier estimates -- more than doubling...
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Australia Fares Well in World Magazine Report


13 Apr 2010

Australia is weathering the aftermath of the storm according to FIPP's annual World Magazine Trends report containing the most comprehensive

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Consumer Magazines, Influential and Effective


13 Apr 2010

The Magazine Publishers of Australia (MPA) has outlined 12 Magazine Truths focusing on the key strengths of the influential and effective advertising...
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Media Jobs to Escalate


13 Apr 2010

Media jobs will increase significantly over the next three months, with more than 22 per cent of employers planning to grow staff numbers during the...
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Child Experts Call for Ban on “Lad's” Magazines


08 Apr 2010

A group of child experts are calling for a ban on the sale of "lad's mags" from newsagents, milkbars, convenience stores, supermarkets and...
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Competition Regulator Delays Acquisition by ACP Magazines


08 Apr 2010

ACP Magazines' proposed acquisition of Recipes+ has been delayed while the competition regulator makes more inquiries.


The Australian Competition...
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Mags Receive Consumer Backlash on Per Issue Price on iPad


08 Apr 2010

Soon after the Apple iPad's launch, many magazine consumers are embracing the new format for print however complaining over what they consider...
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Display Ads Viewed Longer on Digital Magazines


08 Apr 2010

According to a new survey called "The Case of Advertising in Interactive Digital Magazines," by Josh Gordon, founder of Smarter Media...
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Publishers Thumbs Up for iPad, but Publications are More Restrained


08 Apr 2010

Traditional newspapers and magazine publishers are looking towards the iPad's potential to reinvigorate their businesses as the gadget changes

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Birth of Online Parenting Mag


08 Apr 2010

Practical Parenting has unveiled its first foray online with practicalparenting.com.au Integrated as part of the Yahoo!7 network, the new site will...
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Magazine Publishers are Re-inventing their Products


31 Mar 2010

A new international media report concludes that magazines have coped with recent revenue and circulation losses by coming up with new ways to

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Agencies Confirm Audited Circulation a Vital Role in Media Planning


31 Mar 2010

The Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) and Circulations Audit Board (CAB) are partnering together with a unique special offer of access to ABC and...
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YouTube and Twitter to Dilute Traditional Advertising Pie


31 Mar 2010

WHEN Jetstar announced it's plans to allocate 40 per cent of its 2011 advertising budget to social media traditional media companies were given a...
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Private Equity Returns, Now in B2B Magazine Market


31 Mar 2010

Private equity has returned to the U.S. magazine market - and in particular the B2B market - according to media investment bankers the Jordan,...
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Magazine APP Directory Reflects Publishers Initiatives in Changing Landscape


31 Mar 2010

Mapps is the definitive guide to mobile applications produced by magazine/media companies. From news, sports, entertainment and gaming to finance,...
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Rebirth of Burkes Backyard Magazine


31 Mar 2010

After 13 years of publication Burke's Backyard magazine is going through a six month public rebirth, directed primarily by feedback from readers and...
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Magazine Marketing Pact a New Sign of the Times


24 Mar 2010

Five rival publishing companies will collaborate on a magazine marketing campaign to be announced late March and break it in April in the pages of...
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A New Breed of Publisher Emerges


24 Mar 2010

Magazine launches dominated discussions with a new breed of publisher on the landscape, outlined by Independent Magazine Publisher at the recent...
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Magazine Retailer Embraces Semi Nudity to Grow Brand


24 Mar 2010

‘Undies Monday' is an innovative campaign magazine retailer Magnation has been running over the month of March. View the evidence.

 

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Reed Disposes of More Magazines


24 Mar 2010

Publishing and events group Reed Elsevier is in advanced talks to sell some of its loss-making trade magazines and will close other titles during the...
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Assessing Ad Impact: Magazines a Most Cost Effective Medium


24 Mar 2010

Dynamic Logic, a company specialising in advertising accountability research, recently updated their database of client-commissioned CrossMedia

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Lonely Planet to Launch Magazine in Australia


24 Mar 2010

Lonely Planet has launched a new guidebook series that it claims will draw a new consumer demographic to the brand, ahead of a magazine launch.

 

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Russh on the Move


24 Mar 2010

The previously independent fashion magazine Russh, a bi-monthly magazine showcasing innovations in fashion and culture, has been taken over by ....
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HealthSmart Increases Frequency


24 Mar 2010

Readers Digest is increasing their presence in the health sector by increasing the frequency of HealthSmart from bi-monthly to 10 issues per year.

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Google Pushes Advertising on YouTube


22 Feb 2010

GILLETTE has become the first Australian advertiser to launch pre-roll advertising on video content on YouTube following the company's renewed push...
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Newspaper Publishers on the App Trail


22 Feb 2010

With an estimated five million Australians already accessing content on their mobile phones, and numbers expected to grow, top newspaper publishers...
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Advertiser and Media Buyer Survey results released by ABA


09 Feb 2010

It has been confirmed by agencies and advertisers that audited circulation data plays a vital role in media planning and purchasing decisions. This...
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Industrial Technology Regional Roadshow returns in April 2010


03 Feb 2010

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY REGIONAL ROADSHOW RETURNS TO TOWN IN APRIL 2010.

 

Returning to Western Australia in April, the Industrial Technology...
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Industry Associations Meet


22 Jan 2010

A meeting yesterday between representatives from the MFA, the IAB Australia and the ABA resulted in a greater commitment towards standardisation and...
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130 Year Old Title Editor & Publisher Lives On


18 Jan 2010

Editor & Publisher has received a lifeline-from a boating magazine publisher.

 

As reported by FOLIO, two weeks after being closed by Nielsen...
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News Limited Announced Expansion of The Australian


13 Jan 2010

John Hartigan, chairman and chief executive of News Limited yesterday announced the creation of a new seperate division within the company toThe...
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Golf Vacations second issue now on sale


11 Jan 2010

The second quarterly issue of Australia and New Zealand's only specialist golf travel magazine, Golf Vacations, is now on sale.

 

 

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Summer sizzlers with Vacations & Travel!


11 Jan 2010

The Summer 2010 issue of Vacations & Travel is out now, with another sizzling selection of hot destinations, cool dining experiences, the hip,

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News Magazines to join Gordon and Gotch Australia


17 Dec 2009

News Magazines, one of Australia's largest publishers of consumer titles, has today announced that they will be moving their distribution to Gordon....
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Media Titles Resource Guide Published in Print and Online


17 Dec 2009

An important sales and marketing initiative for magazines was launched this week. Media Titles - The Advertising and Marketing Resource Guide, the...
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Media Outlook to be Modest and Uneven in Rebound


17 Dec 2009

The Fitch Ratings Report on the outlook for the Media sector for 2010 believes the worst of the advertising downturn has passed, but the risk of a...
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Media Expenditure to Reverse Contraction of 2009


17 Dec 2009

National advertisers have left the global financial crisis behind them in Australia and predict growth in main media advertising expenditure of 5.3

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New Magazine Reader Engagement Audit Introduced


17 Dec 2009

The new Verified Recipients is a powerful new metric that has been introduced by the Circulations Audit Board (CAB) which reports those who have...
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New ‘Hybrid’ Method of Measurement of Online Audiences


17 Dec 2009

How online audiences are measured is very relevant to magazine publishers, as online becomes an increasingly important platform. Unfortunately the...
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Publishers in US Push Up Cover Prices for 2010


17 Dec 2009

Whilst publishers explore generating paid content from the Web, several big titles are looking by lifting cover prices more money from consumers.

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Shortlist Announced for Newspaper Readership Tender, Fairfax and MPA Back Out


11 Dec 2009

The Newspaper Works today announced the three leading multinational research companies that have been shortlisted to formally tender for a new...
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News Corp Joins Competitors for Online Newsstand


11 Dec 2009

News Corp will join Conde Nast, Hearst, Meredith and Time in creating a new company to run the digital newsstand and place its titles on sale in...
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NDD Distribution Picks up International Award


11 Dec 2009

The prestigious gold award for international distributor of the year was picked up by Australia's NDD Distribution at the Association of Circulation...
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Innovations in Magazines Report


11 Dec 2009

A report is currently being processed by global industry body FIPP focusing on innovative initiatives in magazine publishing.

 

FIPP will be...
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Tiger Transgressions Hand Gillette the Trifecta


11 Dec 2009

Tiger Woods embarrassing and widely reported marital-fidelity woes are going to be a punch line for a while. And it hasn't been a particularly good...
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Media/Advertising Jobs Worst Forming Sector


11 Dec 2009

Online job ads for the advertising and media sector fell 1.7 per cent in November, making it the worst performing sector surveyed by the Olivier Job...
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Derwent Howard not to Wind Up


03 Dec 2009

Printers have been hit hard in the well publicised demise of Derwent Howard Media. On Monday a majority of creditors passed a deed of company

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Display Advertising Hit with Heavy Discounting


03 Dec 2009

The current business model for online advertising in Australia is in need of an overhaul, with heavy discounting and moves to ‘cost per click'...
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Magazine Publishers Rush for E-Readers


03 Dec 2009

With online newsstands for magazines supposedly just weeks away, magazine publishers are rushing to create new, electronic versions of their titles....
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B2B Revenues Drop for Print, Digital and Trade Shows


03 Dec 2009

According to data released by American Business Media's Information Network B2B print, trade show and digital marketing revenues continuedto decline...
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Twitter Report Reveals 76 per cent of Accounts are Infrequent Users


03 Dec 2009

Weber Shandwick has analysed the Twitter phenomenon, specifically into how Fortune 100 companies use it as a barometer to share with clients.


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LOTL (Lesbians on the Loose) Celebrates 20 Years with Launch of New Publication – BOUND


26 Nov 2009

Avalon Media, publishers of LOTL (Lesbians on the Loose) magazine since 1989, on Friday night launched a new premium lesbian magazine, BOUND. The...
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Research Provides Publishing Insight


26 Nov 2009

UK publishing expert Jim Bilton addressed publishers in Sydney and Melbourne last week refuting the perception that magazines "are all heading...
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Coca Cola Set for Major Social Media Push


26 Nov 2009

Coca-Cola is gearing up for its largest social media project ever, one that will test its own internal flexibility and force a number of its global...
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Masterchef Launches Spin-off Monthly Magazine


26 Nov 2009

FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME), the commercial and brand extension arm of FremantleMedia, and News Magazines, have announced the launch a new food...
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COSMOS Takes out Magazine of the Year at 2009 Excellence Awards


19 Nov 2009

The Publishers Australia Excellence Awards - Bell '09 acknowledging the talent, expertise and outstanding achievements over the past 12 months for...
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Quarterly Audit Figures Provide Glimmer of Optimism


19 Nov 2009

The magazine industry continues to feel the impact of a fragile economy however some titles are bucking the trend.

 

In a commentary put out by ,...
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Roy Morgan Readership Figures Reflect Decline in Women’s Titles


19 Nov 2009

The latest Roy Morgan readership results were released last week and show that women’s titles continue to decline in the current market.



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Study Reveals Most Won’t Pay for Newspaper and Magazine Content Online


19 Nov 2009

Findings from a new study by Forrester Research in the US show bad news for newspaper and magazine publishers hoping to boost their flagging

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Cosmopolitan Increases Investment in Brand Extensions


19 Nov 2009

ACP Magazines announced its investment into the expansion of Cosmopolitan Brand Extensions, with an increase in magazine production from seven to 10...
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Magazine Contraction Must Continue


12 Nov 2009

Industry consolidation is critical to future market development according to WPP chief executive, Martin Sorrell.

 

As reported on AdAge.com,...
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Online Advertising Record Quarter


12 Nov 2009

Australia's online advertising market has recorded continued growth, in a most challenging economic period, according to figures released this week...
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Better Homes & Gardens Win Big End of Town Award for Magazine of the Year


12 Nov 2009

The Australian Magazine Awards, an initiative by Yaffa Publishing Group to replace the now redundant MPA Awards, were announced last Friday.


Better...
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Publishers Australia Awards for Excellence Attract Record Numbers


12 Nov 2009

Over 500 guests have booked for this year's Publishers Australia Awards of Excellence, to be held this Friday, attracting record sponsorship and...
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Magazine Sponsorship under Threat


12 Nov 2009

Sports titles, food titles and many lifestyle titles are witnessing non renewals of sponsorship or big demands on value added benefits for 2010.

 

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Publishing House Placed Into Administration


04 Nov 2009

Following reports in The Australian this week,  Derwent Howard is in administration and faces being wound up.

 

Back in September Publishing...
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No Armageddon for Advertising Economy


04 Nov 2009

Consumer and corporate confidence has recovered somewhat from the panic levels of the fourth quarter 2008, and first quarter of 2009 stated WPP...
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Time Inc to Lay Off 500 Staff


04 Nov 2009

Time Inc., publisher of Time, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, People and other magazines, plans to lay off some 540 employees starting next week, or six...
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Magazine Retailer with a Difference Expands


04 Nov 2009

Stocking over 4,000 different magazine titles, Mag Nation, known for its maverick approach to magazine retailing, has just opened their first store...
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Australian Magazine Awards to be Announced This Week


04 Nov 2009

Finalists in the 16 categories of the inaugural Australian Magazine Awards (AMA) have been shortlisted with the winners to be announced this Friday...
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Twitter Tempted with Major Advertising Offer


29 Oct 2009

Illustrating the power of social networking, Twitter has been offered $500,000 for 24 hours of ad space and could knock it back.

 

In what could...
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Independent Publisher Offers Higher Commissions to Newsagent Aimed at Increasing Retail Sales


29 Oct 2009

Recent moves by the publisher of Australian Traveller have shown, dialogue can lead to better commercial terms for newsagents and better outcomes for...
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All Editors Twitter and Have Facebook Pages


29 Oct 2009

ACP Magazines shares insight into the direction of magazines and the demands placed on integrated media platforms in the selling proposition.

 

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Pay for Content Generates More Comment


29 Oct 2009

According to online measurement company, Nielsen, online news sites will find it hard to charge users and attract loyalty.

 

Following is the...
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Haymarket Quinella in UK and Australia


29 Oct 2009

Global industry body the International Federation of the Periodical press (FIPP) announced the appointment of four new board directors, one of whom...
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ECOS Celebrates 35 Years of Trusted Environmental Reporting


27 Oct 2009

ECOS, regarded as one of Australia's most authoritative magazines on sustainability, published since 1974 by Australia's national scientific research...
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Murdochs Pay for Content Doomed for Failure


21 Oct 2009

News Limited chairman Rupert Murdoch's plan to charge readers for online news will be a tough sell with uncertain results, says a leading economist.

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Magazine Report No Comfort for NZ Publishers


21 Oct 2009

Major New Zealand retail distributor, Gordon & Gotch, released its latest monthly "state of play" which indicates a market still in...
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Traditional Media the Loser


21 Oct 2009

The online ad industry is set to take away over a billion dollars from traditional media over the next four years.

 

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Survey Results Show 8 per cent of Internet Users Account for 85 per cent of all Clicks


21 Oct 2009

The results of an update to the ComScore "Natural Born Clickers" research conducted two years ago indicate that the number of people who...
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Print Provides Best ROI According to Study


21 Oct 2009

In a study conducted by BrandScience in the UK, researchers looked at 400 brand case studies, measuring return on investment (ROI) across different...
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Kindle to Launch in Oz


15 Oct 2009

Amazon is to make Kindle available in Australia following a US-only availability for the e-book reader since its launch in 2007. It is believed that...
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ACP Magazines Shed Over 350 Full Time Jobs


15 Oct 2009

In a speech at an ACP function last week, Ian Law managing director of ACP owner PBL told editors to concentrate on editorial quality, not gimmicks,...
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Murdoch States “Content Kleptomaniacs” Threaten to Wipe Out Traditional Media Models


15 Oct 2009

News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch is now condemning online aggregators as "content kleptomaniacs" who threaten to put news companies out of...
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ACP Magazines Closed, Changed and Launched


15 Oct 2009

ACP Magazines launched Your BODY, a new health and fitness magazine for women seeking a happier and healthier life this week.


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World’s First Individualised Newspaper to Launch


15 Oct 2009

The world's first individualised newspaper will be launched at this year's Ifra Expo 2009 newspaper exhibition in Vienna, taking place this week.

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Golf Vacations launches Aust/NZ edition


12 Oct 2009

The launch issue of Australia and New Zealand's first and only specialist golf travel magazine, Golf Vacations is now on sale.

 

 

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Spring into Spring with Vacations & Travel!


12 Oct 2009

The Spring 2009 issue of Vacations & Travel is out now, with 188 pages of intriguing stories, travel news and stunning photography, plus a bonus...
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Dogs Life Celebrates its 100th Issue in Style


08 Oct 2009

Dogs Life celebrates its 100th issue, which is set to be the  biggest issue ever with 116 pages (up from the usual 100 pages),...
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New Signature Magazine targets the time-rich 50+ consumer in the travel and lifestyle market


08 Oct 2009

Signature Magazine, a stunning new title aimed at the 50+ market, will launch across Australia and New Zealand this summer. Produced for the baby...
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Going Mobile – Publishers Prepare for Expanding Market


08 Oct 2009

According to the study "Going Mobile: How Publishers are Preparing for the Burgeoning Digital Market," 70 per cent of publishers are paying...
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Data Points to Lift in Magazine Advertising Spend


08 Oct 2009

Australia's only measure of media agency bookings, the Standard Media Index (SMI), has revealed the advertising recovery is continuing with total...
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Devastating Advertising Declines Force Closure of Four Magazine Titles


08 Oct 2009

Following advertising page declines, Conde Nast announced it was closing four magazines: Gourmet, Modern Bride, Elegant Bride and Cookie following...
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Connecting with the Readers


08 Oct 2009

As digital magazine technology continues to evolve, so does reader expectation. Features that might not have been considered essential to subscribers...
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Another Magazine for Health Sector


08 Oct 2009

Odysseus Publishing will launch Shape into the health and fitness magazine market early next year, to sit between Prevention and Women's Health...
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Magazine Publishers Worth Estimated at $58 million


08 Oct 2009

Ash Hunter, the head of the Hunter 5 group, which includes automotive publishing arm Just Magazines, made this year's Young Rich List edition of BRW...
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Online Trumps Newspapers in Latest Media Survey


08 Oct 2009

A new survey, conducted in the US, on media usage from the Opinion Research Corporation (OPC) confirms what newspaper publishers have long feared:...
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Publishers Australia and Australia Post Forge New Relationship


29 Sep 2009

After a prolonged battle over recent Print Post price increases Publishers Australia and Australia Post have identified opportunities to collaborate
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Australia Post Incentivises Publishers


29 Sep 2009

Australia Post currently has in place an incentive program encouraging 'volume stretch' for publications mailed between now and the 1st December 2009.


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Publishers Australia Prepares for Strong Year of Growth


29 Sep 2009

The three new directors who were voted on to the board of specialist magazine publishers body, Publishers Australia at their 2009 AGM in Sydney
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Changing Media Landscape


29 Sep 2009

The Changing Face of Media video contains some illuminating facts and figures on the impact, and influence of the web redefining the media landscape.

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Online Advertising to Bounce Back Big Time


29 Sep 2009

Digital media executives anticipate a significant escalation in online advertising supported by a new report predicting that Australia's $500 million...
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Publishers Divided on Ability to Monetise Content


29 Sep 2009

According to a survey reported in Media Buyer/Planner, more than half of newspaper publishers believe readers will pay to access online newspaper...
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Golf Vacations launches Aust/NZ edition


28 Sep 2009

he launch issue of Australia and New Zealand's first and only specialist golf travel magazine, Golf Vacations, goes on sale this Wednesday the...
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Discounted Magazine Subscriptions Prop up Circulation


22 Sep 2009

At a time when getting consumers to pay more for content has become a major focus of media companies it might be expected that magazine publishers...
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Google Launches Ad Exchange


22 Sep 2009

Google has just launched the DoubleClick Ad Exchange, and it is just like AdWords and AdSense, except that it is a marketplace for display ads.

 

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Magazine Publishers Look for Opportunity


22 Sep 2009

More than 400 senior magazine publishing executives from almost 50 countries are anticipated to attend the Worldwide Magazine Marketplace to be held...
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Publication of Publications Targets Advertising Decision Makers


22 Sep 2009

An important sales and marketing initiative for publishing companies and media suppliers is the 2010 Directory of Publications.

 

Media Titles -...
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Publishers Australia’s Big Day This Thursday


22 Sep 2009

There are currently eight positions provided for on the Publishers Australia board. Under the rules of the constitution, directors Bobbi Mahlab, Mark...
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SunRice and Stephanie Rice - Making a Difference with Children


15 Sep 2009

The latest SunRice mainstream and digital marketing campaign has it all: celebrities, corporate responsibility, medical drama, children helping

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Magazine Adspend Rebounds


15 Sep 2009

The Standard Media Index (SMI), which aggregates the booking data of Australia's advertising revenue experts - the top media buying agencies - by...
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Readership v Circulation


15 Sep 2009

Publishing Edge spoke to Gordon Towell, CEO of the Audit Bureaux of Australia, and when asked where circulation data sits in the industry

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Pacific Magazines Assist Advertisers with new ROI Measurement


15 Sep 2009

Pacific Magazines has pioneered a new ROI measurement tool for advertisers called Buyers Action Measure (BAM) whereby advertisers will benefit from...
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Publisher Slams Search Engines


15 Sep 2009

APN News & Media Ltd chief executive Brendan Hopkins joined global media giant News Corp in saying publishers should charge for access to online...
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Top Line-up for Publishers Panel Discussion


15 Sep 2009

A luncheon will be held after the Publishers Australia AGM with guest presentations from Ross Dawson and Iggy Pintado, along with a vibrant and...
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Australian Magazine Awards Finaists Announced


15 Sep 2009

The finalists for the 16 categories in the inaugural Australian Magazine Awards (AMA) have been announced. The AMA, an AdNews initiative, is open to...
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Cleo Repositions to Target Older Audience


15 Sep 2009

CLEO magazine has announced a re-launch, with an innovative redesign and new editorial line-up. Alongside an increase in booksize, the magazine has...
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Additude is a leading Social Media agency


13 Sep 2009

With several projects in Social Media from Additude having come to fruition. It has become the leading social media agency in Australia

 

Some of...
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Transform Magazine to promote young SA artists.


08 Sep 2009

Transform Magazine has launched a new initiative to promote young South Australian artists.

The initiative will see one artwork photograph published...
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Insurance & Risk Professional magazine to be re-launched by Mahlab Media


08 Sep 2009

Leading B2B title Insurance & Risk Professional is to be re-launched following the appointment of custom publisher Mahlab Media.


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AVALON MEDIA ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF BOUND MAGAZINE


08 Sep 2009

Avalon Media, publishers of LOTL(est. 1989), the longest running gay and lesbian magazine in the Southern Hemisphere has announced the launch of
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Publishing House Derwent Howard Denies Winding up Procedures


08 Sep 2009

The Australian Media reported on Monday that email marketing firm FortyTwo International has been revealed as the supplier that has moved to wind up...
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$2 Million Launch Activity Planned for New Consumer Magazine


08 Sep 2009

Pacific Magazines launched Australia's latest health and lifestyle brand , Prevention, on Monday aimed at the mature women's market.

 

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Magazine Distributor Releases Report Analysing Recent Audit Bureau of Circulation Figures


08 Sep 2009

The latest NDD Distribution analysis opens by stating: "Many questions to ponder in the Australian Circulation Audit Report January to June 2009...
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Strong Candidates Line up for Publishers Australia Board Elections


08 Sep 2009

The 2009 Annual General Meeting of Publishers Australia is shaping up to be one of the most positive meetings in what could otherwise be described as...
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Publisher Confidence Grows with More New Launches


08 Sep 2009

Custom publishing house Mahlab Media is re-launching a leading B2B title, Avalon Media has launched a brand extension following the success of LOTL,...
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Printing Industry Shows Signs of Recovery


08 Sep 2009

The Australian printing industry is showing signs of recovery, Printing Industries reported after the release of June 2009 quarter economic growth...
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Park Publishing Launches Monthly Children’s Title


08 Sep 2009

Park Publishing, a joint venture between ACP and BBC Worldwide, has launched a kid's magazine, a spin off from a popular television series.

 

The...
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Major Initiative Aims to Lift Magazines Share of Advertising Pie for 2010


01 Sep 2009

A major publication will be launched in November listing over 2,500 publications in Australia together with contact details. The aim is to highlight...
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B2B Publishers Face Crisis


01 Sep 2009

Total ad pages at business-to-business publications in the U.S. fell 30.2 per cent in the first half of 2009 compared to the same period in 2008. For...
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What Content can be Charged for Online by Newspaper Groups


01 Sep 2009

When announcing Fairfax's latest results, CEO Brian McCarthy said he was open to talks with News Ltd about charging for new online as a way of...
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Magazine Effectiveness Measured in New Survey


01 Sep 2009

Advertisers have a new tool for measuring the effectiveness of their advertising - for the first time, Nielsen New Zealand is including the measure...
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Publishers Explore Delivery Platform for Content


01 Sep 2009

Fairfax Media, has rebuffed Amazon's portable e-reader as the way to deliver digitised versions of newspapers to readers on the run. News Corporation...
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Online Advertising Costs by Industry Released


01 Sep 2009

The publishers that charge advertisers the highest rates are those in the travel, tech and automotive verticals, according to Adify, which buys media...
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Publishers Australia Strengthens Alliances and Executes Expansion Strategy


01 Sep 2009

Thirty publishing and media industry professionals attended the inaugural luncheon in Perth last week, with 13 magazine and newspaper publishers...
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Golf Vacations to launch in October


26 Aug 2009

Australia and New Zealand's first and only specialist golf travel magazine, Golf Vacations, is on track and set for launch in early October...
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ACP Splits from Magazine Publishers Association


26 Aug 2009

The Magazine Publishers of Australia have voted in favour of the proposed tender to overhaul the readership measurement system challenging theRoy...
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Model Set to Assist Publishers Monetise Content


26 Aug 2009

Journalism Online, a corporate model aiming to assist publishers monetise content is to represent more than 500 newspaper, magazines and other sites.

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Publishing Awards – Call for Entries


26 Aug 2009

Entries for the 2009, Publishers Australia Excellence Awards, the Bell Awards are now open.

 

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News Limited Looks to Set Up Online Consortium


26 Aug 2009

Following Rupert Murdoch's recent announcement to monetise content News Corp is holding talks with other newspaper publishers on forming a consortium...
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Publisher Pulls No Punches


26 Aug 2009

In a recent interview in Folio Magazine Scott McCafferty, co-founder of WTWH Media discusses the two main drivers in the marketplace, among many...
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Online Ad Spend Soars – New Network Set to Chase Advertising Dollars


26 Aug 2009

Online advertising revenue is growing 18.5 per cent year-on-year, according to figures released by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB).

 

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Fairfax – The Message, “Don’t Charge for News Content”.


26 Aug 2009

Fairfax has reported a net loss of $380.1 million for the last financial year, far from the net profit of $386.9 million one year ago.

 

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Inaugural National Singles Day to be held on September 17


24 Aug 2009

Inaugural National Singles Day to be held on September 17

 

Single Australians now have their own special day following the announcement that the...
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Brandconnect have moved


19 Aug 2009

Brandconnect have now moved to a fantastic new locaction at 33 Railway Parade, Mt Lawley WA 6050.

 

We have a new showroom and would be pleased to...
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Reader’s Digest Australia not Affected by US Bankruptcy Protection


18 Aug 2009

Reader's Digest Australia says it will not be affected by the restructure of the US publisher of Reader's Digest, which will file for bankruptcy...
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Australian Road Rider Audits as Australia's Leading Roadbike Magazine


18 Aug 2009

Australian Road Rider today audited a record 4.54% sales increase, making it Australia’s leading roadbike magazine.

 

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Gen Y Supports Pay for Content Push


18 Aug 2009

With the current recession necessitating the need for the media industry to be more innovative than ever the pay for content debate continues.

 

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Audit Figures Indicate Ray of Light for Magazine Sales


18 Aug 2009

Magazine sales fell 4.6 per cent in the June circulation audit and readership was down almost 4 per cent, according to data released last week.

 

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Masterchef the Magazine


18 Aug 2009

It was bound to happen. Following on from the success of the MasterChef Television show and website, FremantleMedia are launching a MasterChef...
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Supermarket Strategy Aims to Lift Magazine Sales


18 Aug 2009

US consumer magazine association, Magazine Publishers of America (MPA), is partnering with a major wholesale distributor for a significant newsstand...
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Magazine Readership on the Increase in New Zealand


18 Aug 2009

According to the Nielsen National Readership Survey, July 08 - June 09 total magazine readership in New Zealand is up compared with a year ago.

 

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Newsagents Profile Key Positions In Store for Magazines


18 Aug 2009

The Australian Newsagency Blog, an excellent blog on issues affecting Australia's newsagents, media and small business generally posed the question...
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Women's Magazine Can't Find Printer


18 Aug 2009

UK Women's magazine Filament is struggling to find a printer because of its racy content.

 

Filament promises "72 quarterly pages of...
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Pay for Content or Face Extinction


12 Aug 2009

News Corporation plans to charge for access to its collection of news sites, including ones that are affiliated with the Fox News Channel, New York...
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Custom and Hybrid Publications Assert Pressure on Mainstream Magazines


12 Aug 2009

According to Nielsen's AdEx data, magazines are coming under pressure from publishing houses offering custom and hybrid editorial models as the...
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Readership Poll Reflects Negative Impact for Print


12 Aug 2009

More than 50 per cent of ProPrint readers surveyed concluded that Australia Post's recent price hike will have serious ramifications on the local...
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Magazine Digital Initiatives Help Drive Website Growth


12 Aug 2009

Research from the Magazine Publishers of America indicates that consumer magazine companies are embracing all forms of digital opportunity to beef up...
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Online Ad Spend to Crack $2 billion in 2009


12 Aug 2009

According to figures from the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) Australia in its Online Advertising Expenditure Report. Australia's online

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International Custom Publishing Awards Announced


12 Aug 2009

The strength of custom publishing in the UK has been reinforced with an international awards program based on the theme , "Do you love

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Realview Breaks New Ground with Launch of Multi Language E-book Viewer


04 Aug 2009

Last week at the Asian Publishing Convention in Manila, Realview announced the release of a new multilanguage, digital magazine and newspaper viewer....
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Interview-Georgina Brujic, Managing Director of Text Pacific Publishing


04 Aug 2009

In one of our 60 interviews with Australia's leading media decisionmakers Media Trends+Strategy spoke to Georgina Brujic, Managing Director of Text...
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Reed Business Magazines Back on the Market


04 Aug 2009

Reed-Elsevier announced last Thursday that it is putting most of the American magazines in its Reed Business Information portfolio up for sale after...
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Intermedia Group 'Bullish' in Down Market


04 Aug 2009

The predominantly B2B publishing house, Intermedia Group, has broadened its horizons by acquiring a majority stake in the Time Out brand inPrint and...
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Internet Grows as Magazine Subscription Source


04 Aug 2009

According to research from the Magazine Publishers of America (MPA), magazine subscriptions that originated from the internet will represent 22 per...
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International Licensing Fair Opens Up Global Publishing Opportunities


04 Aug 2009

The FIPP Worldwide Magazine Marketplace (WMM) is the only event in the world designed for publishers who are interested in international licensing,...
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Guide to Responsible Magazine Publishing Released


04 Aug 2009

According to a new report from the International Federation of the Periodical Press (FIPP) and the European Federation of Magazine Publishers (FAEP)...
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Newspaper House Pty Ltd


31 Jul 2009

Based in Victoria's oldest inland town, Kilmore, Newspaper House Pty Ltd publishes The Free Press, The North Central Review and Whittlesea Review.

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Intellimail Takes On Mailing Costs Head On


31 Jul 2009

The biggest component for Publisher's mailing bill is the Australia Post postal rates - publishers accept this rate.



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TAKE ON YOUR MAILING COSTS HEAD ON


30 Jul 2009

The biggest component of your mailing bill is the Australia Post postal rates - publishers accept this rate unquestioningly.

 

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B2B Publisher gets greener with 2nd digital magazine launch


28 Jul 2009

Technology publishing group Westwick-Farrow Media has launched its second digital magazine with info tech title Voice&Data delivered to readers
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oOh!media Launches Unique Experiential Retail Solutions


28 Jul 2009

With new research showing the positive impact of sampling in purchasing decisions, Australia’s most dynamic, progressive and creative...
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Sex Sells


28 Jul 2009

News Magazines women's interest title, Notebook has launched its first ‘sex issue' complete with risqué advertisements from the Three...
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Anthill Magazine Closes to Focus on Digital Model


28 Jul 2009

Australian Anthill magazine was launched in September 2003 by its current editor in chief, James Tuckerman, frustrated by what he considered to be...
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Bundling Boost for Publishers


28 Jul 2009

Publishers have started experimenting with suitable products to match with their mastheads in the wake of the audit rule change allowing bundledThe...
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E-paper to Embrace Magazines, Newspapers and Books Within Five Years


28 Jul 2009

According to a report released from research company Gartner, E-papers properties of portability, flexibility and legibility will be harnessed as...
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Research Provides Insight on the Effects of Social Media and the Value of Email


28 Jul 2009

The Tourism Queensland ‘Best Job in the World' campaign received massive interest and publicity from all over the world.

 

Hitwise has...
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Australia's Most Read Titles and Biggest Selling Titles (Lists)


28 Jul 2009

Below are Australia's top 20 Most Read Titles and the top 20 Biggest Selling Titles from June 2008.

 

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Publishers Australia Set Business Growth Agenda for Meeting with Australia Post


23 Jul 2009

Following the well publicised Post Wars of recent weeks, Publishers Australia senior executives will meet with their counterparts at Australia Post...
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International Energy & Sustainability Expert at Aus Conference


22 Jul 2009

SPECIAL EVENT NOTIFICATION: International Energy & Sustainability Expert Gustav Grob to Speak at Australian Conference

 

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Positive Direction Underpins Interviews in Media Trends+Strategy Published This Week


21 Jul 2009

The financial year 2009/10 edition of Media Trends+Strategy was mailed this week to media buyer/planners, marketing brand managers as well as other...
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New Australian Magazine Awards


21 Jul 2009

Following the demise of the Magazine Publishers Associations annual awards night this year after 11 years, the launch of a new awards night has been...
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Paid Subscriber Content Model Tests Market


21 Jul 2009

In another attack on bloggers as third rate journalists The National Business Review, in what they describe as 'The Great New Journalism Adventure',...
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Lonely Planet Magazine to Launch


21 Jul 2009

According to the chief executive of BBC Worldwide, John Smith, the company is currently in the second year of a five year plan to increase revenue...
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Positive Dialogue Aimed at Australia Post


21 Jul 2009

Print Post price increases are now being absorbed by publishers using this means of distribution. Publishers Australia, who represent over 500...
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Interactive Marketing Captures Large Slice of Traditional Media Budgets


21 Jul 2009

Funds are being shifted from traditional media with marketers increasing their interactive marketing budgets in the US. According to Forrester, 60...
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Stats Reveal US Magazines Hit Hard


21 Jul 2009

According to MediaFinder.com, an online database of US and Canadian magazines the frequency of new magazine launches on to the market is being...
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Amazon Patent Applications Unveil E-book Advertising Direction


21 Jul 2009

Three Amazon inventors set out to correct what they felt was a real problem: that out of print or rare books typically do not include advertisements,...
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Australia Post Can Rescue 2009 Price War


15 Jul 2009

David Docherty, director of D&D Mailing Services, has always championed the cause for an equitable outcome in relation to postal price hikes and...
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Exclusive Power of Newspapers Over


15 Jul 2009

John Hartigan, News Ltd's CEO has come under attack for his address at the National Press Club last week in relation to his comments regarding online...
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National Broadband to Re-define Media Industry


15 Jul 2009

The Federal Government has brought forward plans to overhaul Australia's media laws to accommodate its $43 billion plan to give 90 per cent of the...
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New Media & Pay TV Assets Spur on Seven Network Push in to ConsMedia


15 Jul 2009

Kerry Stokes is behind a massive buying spree in Consolidated Media Holdings Ltd shares. The declaration made to the Australian stock exchange...
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Generation Y in a Web 2.0 World


15 Jul 2009

Of all the generations, Gen Y is by far the largest. Quick to adopt new technology, members of Gen Y have been participating in social networking for...
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Gay & Lesbian Publication Celebrates 30 Years


15 Jul 2009

The voice of the Australian gay and lesbian community, the Sydney Star Observer, celebrates its 30th birthday this year.

 

Originally called The,...
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Magazine Frenzy Follows Death of Michael Jackson


15 Jul 2009

Magazines continue to feed off the frenzy surrounding the death of musical superstar Michael Jackson. In the hours following Jackson's death a slew...
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Murdoch-No on Twitter, Negative on Facebook & Yes on MySpace


15 Jul 2009

News Corp chief executive, Rupert Murdoch has stated he is not interested in buying popular microblogging site Twitter and will not sell its

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Print Journalism Will Survive. Print Industry Not "Doomed"


07 Jul 2009

In his address this month, John Hartigan chairman and chief executive of News Limited spoke on the Future of Journalism at the National Press Club in...
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Are Social Technologies a Threat to Traditional Media?


07 Jul 2009

News Limited marketing chief Joe Talcott spoke at the Cannes International Advertising Festival on the topic of whether traditional marketers are...
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Magazine and Print Covers Chasing the Advertising Dollar


07 Jul 2009

According to a poll on Foliomag.com from May 15 to May 20, 51 per cent of respondents believe any form of cover advertisement is a violation of...
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Business Media Fights Back


07 Jul 2009

A major campaign is being undertaken by American Business Media supporting their members and the B2B sector in general. Under the heading "In...
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Custom Publishing Market Gets Active with New Launches


07 Jul 2009

Custom publishing is showing great resilience in a magazine publishing sector where most news is not good news.

 

Many traditional consumer and...
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Top 10 Reasons Print Should Remain a Vital Part of the Marketing Mix


07 Jul 2009

In a recent blog on Foliomag.com the founder of Next Step Publishing, David Mammano, provides an interesting insight in sharing his top ten reasons...
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Publishing Industrys Networking Nights Expand


07 Jul 2009

Tonight over 50 publishers, journalists and sales representatives together with many industry supply groups will meet at the Loft Bar at King Street...
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Bright Light for Asia-Pacific Advertising Forecast


07 Jul 2009

Entertainment and media spending is expected to fall globally by a projected 1.2 per cent in 2009 however, Asia Pacific remains the fastest growing...
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Global Report Shows Online Ad Spending to Follow Video & Social Networking


30 Jun 2009

According to a new report on the Global Online Media Landscape, by the Nielsen Company Online in the USA, engagement by internet users is deepening,
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New Audit Change Sparks Debate Amongst Publishers


30 Jun 2009

The Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) has updated its Rules by introducing a new category of reporting in Average Net Paid Sales and some

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Free Mags to Trial on Hotel Digital Newsstands


30 Jun 2009

A US based digital publisher Zinio has teamed up with the Starwood Hotel Group to offer guests free digital copies of their favourite magazines. As...
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Publisher Viewpoint: Cross Media Breaks the Mould


30 Jun 2009

Publishers are teaming up with other business partners to make the offering more affordable for small to medium sized clients; however publishers...
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WA Newspapers Farewell Ninety Staff and Turn Focus to Co-Branding Strategy


30 Jun 2009

West Australian Newspapers has significantly increased the size of a redundancy program announced earlier this month, with approximately 90 full time...
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Airline Alliance Adds Value with Free Digital Downloads


30 Jun 2009

Air passengers may soon be getting a literary boost thanks to a new offer from the Oneworld alliance. Starting in June 2009, travellers passing...
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New Zealand Publishers Celebrate Annual Awards. Full List of Award Winners


30 Jun 2009

The Magazine Publishers Association (NZ) celebrated its annual awards at the Rendezvous Hotel in Auckland on Thursday 25th June with Farifax

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Australia Post Holds Firm on Price Increase


30 Jun 2009

Last weeks meeting between Australia Post and executives of industry bodies together with representatives of leading publishing houses appears to...
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BREAKING NEWS - Australia Post Price Increase to Stand


25 Jun 2009

It appears that a Claytons meeting was held yesterday between Australia Post and executives of industry bodies Publishers Australia and Major Mail,...
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Will Australia Post Back Down - Major Pressure Being Applied to Reverse Print Increase


23 Jun 2009

Several meetings will be held tomorrow in Sydney between Australia Post executives, Rod Rose, Robert Gomezel and Jo Willoughby. They will be meeting...
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Major Report on the Future of Publishing Released


23 Jun 2009

A survey of over 187 publishing companies with 911 consumer magazines, 855 B2B magazines, 413 newspapers and 1056 individual websites was undertaken...
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Magazine Demand for Paper to Decline Dramatically by 2020


23 Jun 2009

Newsprint demand will decline by 56 per cent between 2008 and 2020, while volumes for business papers and print will also fall by 45.5 per cent...
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Australian Publishing Association to Follow US Lead


23 Jun 2009

Publishers Australia is currently working on a new strategic plan aimed to address the impact of the economy and the changing nature of the magazine...
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Street Press-Mass Readership, Advertising Effectiveness


23 Jun 2009

The Cumberland and Courier Newspapers have revamped the free Sydney magazine Ninetofive to feature a new entertainment section. As reported in The...
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Two Readership Polls Won't Work According to Industry Feedback


23 Jun 2009

As reported in Publishing Edge last week, The Newspaper Works have launched a tender for a measurement contract for newspapers which would competeRoy...
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Mag Flu Pandemic


23 Jun 2009

Passionate magazine retailer Mag Nation, in their recent newsletter, warned their readers, in an unashamed display of self promotion, that they have...
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Australia Post Responds to Price Hike as Publishers Contemplate ACCC Intervention


16 Jun 2009

Heavyweight B2B and B2C publishers have followed Publishers Australia in their call for revision of the Australia Post shock announcement of price...
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Encouraging Results for New Zealand Magazine Industry


16 Jun 2009

Last month the Nielsen Readership Survey revealed encouraging results for New Zealand's magazine industry. It confirmed that 92 per cent of New...
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Tender Initiated for Newspaper Readership Measurement


16 Jun 2009

An open tender process has been announced for newspaper readership measurement aimed to provide publishers and advertisers with the best metrics.

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Award Win for Architecture Media Editor


16 Jun 2009

The Trade Association Business Publications International is an organisation based in Cleveland, bringing together and encouraging editors from all...
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The Big Issue Magazine a Win/Win


16 Jun 2009

The edition of The Big Issue that came out yesterday marks thirteen years since the magazines launch in Australia and according to The Big Issue

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National Times Comeback after 1986


16 Jun 2009

After closing down over 23 years ago The National Times is being relaunched, in August of this year, as an online publication. The move by Fairfax...
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Why Australian Niche Magazines Appeal to Australian Audiences


12 Jun 2009

One of the reasons that Australian targeted title publications have not lost circulation as dramatically as the mass titles in recent history is the...
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Publisher Launches "First of its Kind" Digital Daily Newspaper


11 Jun 2009

South Australia's Independent Weekly Newspaper has launched a new digital initiative by evolving it's popular Indaily HTML newsletter into a daily...
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Texterity Releases Ground-Breaking Survey Results


11 Jun 2009

Texterity has just completed its fourth annual Profile of the Digital Edition Reader with BPA-Worldwide certified results. Digital readers of 164...
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The news of Australia Posts postage increases in these tough economic times has angered publishers. Certain publishers, along with industry body ,...
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PBL Media’s ACP Magazines have continued to shed staff in both their editorial and retail sales divisions following closures and consolidation
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Revenue growth in online, live events and data products helped to offset declines in B2B magazine revenue in 2008, according to American Business

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When Publishing Edge asked Adrian Farrow, Managing Director of Westwick Farrow, how integrated packages are working for their company in the current

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Publishers Australia is developing many new initiatives in the line of member services and benefits. Alan Sarkissian, Executive Director of
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John Sintras, Managing Director of Starcom MediaVest, spoke to Media Trends + Strategy, a sister publication of Publishing Edge, on his predictions
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09 Jun 2009

Sydney based digital publishing services provider Realview will be the first to be trialled under the Circulations Audit Board (CAB) new Digital...
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04 Jun 2009

Celebrating ten years in business this week, digital publishing services provider Realview unveiled a bold new business proposition along with a new...
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03 Jun 2009

Content agency Edge Custom Media (ECM) has launched a new website for the cruise market in partnership with the Online Marketing Group (OMG),...
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02 Jun 2009

Realview is celebrating ten years in business this week by sponsoring the ‘First Tuesday’ networking event for members of Publishers and...
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Print and Online – Perfect Partners


02 Jun 2009

The never ending discussion within the publishing industry of print and online, friends or foes, continues with magazine industry experts arguing
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Global Publishing to launch Golf Vacations in Australia


02 Jun 2009

Global Publishing Pty Ltd, the publishers of Australia’s longest serving travel magazine, Vacations & Travel, intend launching Golf
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Google Aims to Assist Publishers


02 Jun 2009

Google aims to work with publishers to help them generate the same return from online advertising as print however Google UK Managing Director Matt
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Google Joins Forces with Fairfax


02 Jun 2009

Google Australia opened their new Pyrmont headquarters in Sydney, with a staff of over 350 this week.

The Governor General, Ms Quentin Bryce AC
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92% of New Zealanders read magazines says latest Nielsen readership survey


02 Jun 2009

According to the latest Nielsen National Readership Survey results, 92% of New Zealanders read magazines and the total number of magazines read
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Mediaweb acquires key titles from 3media


02 Jun 2009

Several key titles from the stable of New Zealand’s largest B2B publishing house, 3media Group, now in receivership, has been purchased by a
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ACP Axes Slimming & Health Magazine


02 Jun 2009

Without much fanfare ACP magazines has axed its monthly Slimming & Health publication last week.

 
The final issue will be on newsstands on
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AZ Worldwide launches online extensions through Realview Technologies


02 Jun 2009


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Print Advertising Drives Online Leads


02 Jun 2009

Traditional print media drives online leads, according to data released by Telmetrics, a Canadian company focused on advertising call tracking and
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New Creative Director for Admark Sydney


27 May 2009

Paul McInnes has been appointed Creative Director at Shopper Activation specialists, Admark Sydney. Formerly Head of Art at Brave New World, Paul has
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Online marketing no "holy grail" says head of Publicis Group Maurice Levy


26 May 2009

Internet advertising should not be seen as a magic wand to solve the problems facing advertising, said the head of Publicis Group Maurice Levy at the
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Publisher aims to monetise social media communities including Twitter and Facebook


26 May 2009

IT magazine and online publisher IDG Communications has embarked on a project in partnership with social media advertising company SocialMedia.com to
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Online growth slows; Ads drop


26 May 2009

Huge cuts in advertising budgets will lead to a fall in growth in the $460 million online display advertising market, with publishers reportedly...
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Publishers commit “mass suicide” by prematurely folding titles


26 May 2009

Influential magazine commentator Samir Husni has declared that magazine publishers are committing “mass suicide” by prematurely shutting
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Weekly magazines in battle mode


26 May 2009

Following the recent ABC audit showing consumer circulations in decline, New Idea has launched a fight back with an integrated platform.
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Brand-building effectiveness of magazines questioned


26 May 2009

As stand-alone magazines fight for their lives and monthly ad pages show across the board falls, the future survival of magazines will be dependant
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Publisher Morry Schwartz appoints the "perfect editor" to replace Sally Warhaft at The Monthly


26 May 2009

Following the unceremonious exit of Sally Warhaft as editor of The Monthly, publisher Morry Schwartz has announced the appointment of 23 year-old
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Advertisers lobby for government stimulus package


26 May 2009

Following the call from the head of GPY&R Melbourne and Gruen Transfer panellist Russel Howcroft for the government to back an ad-industry
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Portfolio magazine relaunches, but online only


26 May 2009

Following the axing of Conde Nast’s luxury news and lifestyle magazine Portfolio in April, the company has announced the relaunch of the
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Campaign for Paste raises $166k in donations.


26 May 2009

In a move that shows the lengths that some magazine publishers are going to in order to keep their mastheads alive, the publisher of US independent
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Behind the Line restructures digital program for SunRice


21 May 2009

SunRice are reporting a 1158% increase in online traffic after digital restructure by channel planning and integrated advertising agency Behind the....
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IAB release online ad-spend figures


12 May 2009

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has released the latest quarterly ad-spend report which has shown that online ad-spend is down 5 per cent in
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New Research: Early adopters heavily into magazines


28 Apr 2009

Early adopters – those who are the first to try new technologies, products and fashion - are more likely to be heavy users of magazines thanRoy...
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