OLD Media Moves

Redesigned Forbes to hit newsstands next week

September 17, 2010

The redesigned Forbes magazine is expected to be unveiled next week, reports Joe Pompeo of Business Insider.

Pompeo writes, “Insiders tell us D’Vorkin met with the entire editorial staff for the first time two weeks ago to give them a presentation on both redesigns — the same presentation he had been shopping around to advertisers earlier this summer, a copy of which Business Insider has obtained.

“Take a look at some of the mocked up pages >>

“We also stumbled upon a Facebook page — title:  ‘The Future of Media is Here‘ — that Forbes has set up to promote the relaunch.

“There, Forbes describes its ‘re-architecture’:

“The mantra of our re-architecture is interaction — introducing an open platform where readers, users and marketers have a voice, telling their story in their own words. What this means is that, we’ve broken down the barriers between these groups, creating a transparent, participatory platform with Forbes’ authoritative journalism firmly planted at the center.”

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