Sunshine around the big cloud of Future

There are some rays of sunshine around the cloud of Future Publishing’s preliminary annual results.  But the cloud is big: an £18 million pre-tax loss and no second dividend payment.  Plus a £17.1 million impairment cost for the US business. $1 million a month from apps The largest ray of sunshine is the $1 million Read More

Frith directs at Bauer

Mark Frith has been appointed editorial director at Bauer. He will oversee Grazia, FHM, Zoo, Yours, Top Sante and Empire. He left Time Out in the summer after a stint of two years. Directing not editing Moulding a magazine is one thing, offering “strategic vision and support for the editors and publishers across the whole Read More

Tablets look like magazines

A slew of surveys on the use of tablets shows this vital media is: For domestic use and not gaining much ground in business; Has different patterns of use depending where you are between games, news retrieval, reading, and social networking; and Is used for over an hour a day for the minority of users Read More

Top tip of the week on SEO

#35 Before creating any content, make a list of key words and phrases you think people will use to search for your subject. Spend some time searching for content, products and services related to your business.  See what sites sit high in the rankings and where their key words and phrases appear. See more top Read More