Tagged: Magazine industry

The looming biz magazine shakeout

The looming biz magazine shakeout

Robert MacMillan of Reuters writes Tuesday about the impending shakeout among business magazines. MacMillan writes, “Business news publishers rubbed their hands in glee when the financial crisis grabbed headlines last fall, saying the meltdown...

New publisher for WSJ. magazine

New publisher for WSJ. magazine

Irin Carmon of Women’s Wear Daily reports that WSJ., the glossy magazine launched by The Wall Street Journal last year, has a new publisher. Carmon reports, “The new publisher of WSJ. magazine is Sophie...

The magazine bloodbath continues

The magazine bloodbath continues

TALKING BIZ NEWS EXCLUSIVE The second three months of 2009 was a disaster in the business magazine sector, as no publication reported an increase in advertising revenue or an increase in ad pages. The...

The Baffler returns

The Baffler returns

Leon Neyfakh of the New York Observer writes about the impending return of The Baffler, a contrarian business magazine that has published just one issue in the past six years. Neyfakh writes, “During its...

BusinessWeek to try paid online model

BusinessWeek to try paid online model

Lucia Moses of MediaWeek reports that BusinessWeek is trying a paid online model where subscribers will have a different experience. Moses writes, “Neal said the subscriber-only view would be print-like in presentation. He said...

Assessing Forbes' future

Assessing Forbes' future

David Carr writes for Monday’s New York Times about the struggles that Forbes magazine faces in the current economic recession. Carr writes, “In a conference room in their Manhattan headquarters, Tim and Steve Forbes...