The wisdom of paid online content is still debatable but blog sponsorships and paid content are the most profitable e-media revenue streams,
Articles by Matt Kinsman
While overall trade show revenue for b-to-b publishers fell 20.1 percent in the first quarter of 2009, according to American Business Media’s Business Information Network, Los Angeles-based Canon Communications continues to see growth from medical events and plans to launch two more, targeting orthopedic manufacturing, in 2010.
Few markets have been as hard hit as the boating industry. “The boating market is beat up,” says Ed McKnew, owner of The Power Boat Guide.
Project: Cleveland Clinic Magazine, ClevelandClinicHealth.comClient: Cleveland ClinicCustom Shop: The Magazine Group
Food and wine festivals, national speaker series and magazine-sponsored houses are not new ideas, but they are usually the domain of mass consumer magazines with deep pockets. However, 12,000-circ.
Project: Health Matters MagazineClient: Liberty Medical SupplyCustom Shop: EPS Communications
Last month, FOLIO:’s sister magazine, Audience Development, held its annual conference, which focused on the changing role of circulators and the best practices they need to apply to a job—which, like almost every publishing discipline—is becoming more focused on digital initiatives.
While the Iranian government has barred established media organizations from the country, it’s having less success with onsite, organic reporting being transmitted online (despite attempts to slow connection speeds and government-sanctioned hackers trashing Web sites and threatening posters).
Questex Travel Group has tapped the Attivio Active Intelligence Engine to help bring its print publications to the Web and consolidate them into a single content management system.
With the same three or four stories hogging the spotlight for a week or two (typically Brad & Jen, Angelina &