Tuesday, 1 August 2017

How To Choose an Email Service Provider


Just came across this great article on how to choose an email service provider. It is written by Return Path, so they are certainly an impartial party - having most ESPs as clients. I certainly think our Engage email service fits well with the needs of many companies. 
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If you want to discuss your email needs with us, please contact me or read more about our service --https://www.advancedpublishing.com/engageemail.aspx


Wednesday, 23 November 2016

The Benefits of Ad Blocking

Here is a great article about digital advertising.  What must always remain a key priority in the digital content world is user experience - balancing the need for revenue generation via ads with delivering great content via a great user experience is paramount.
http://adage.com/article/digitalnext/ad-blocking-save-ad-industry/306818/

Thursday, 11 August 2016

59% of Readers Say their Digital Edition is MOST Important to Them

Digital Magazine In-depth Study Results:

Despite some views to the contrary, readers love digital magazines! 

Some of the Key Study Findings:


  • 41% of readers read 2.59 digital magazines per month - a 13.8% increase from 2015; while print reading declined slightly;
  •  Readers overwhelmingly want readable and scrollable text;
  • 59% of readers say their digital versions (web + apps) are MOST important (compared to 41% for print)

Read the full study here


Tuesday, 15 March 2016

Friday, 12 February 2016

Digital Advertising - A Key For Publishing Success

Magazine publishers are struggling with the new realities of revenue as readers (and advertisers) shift their time from print to digital.  A key to success in this new world, is creating compelling digital advertising opportunities for advertisers.  Using the digital magazine as one avenue, we have worked with all of our clients and their sales teams to help fine turn approaches to selling digital advertising around the digital magazine.  To assist in this, we created a simple Whitepaper that outlines current positions that are most popular. To view our Whitepaper, click here.

A recent article on Publishing Executive, really outlines the need for publishers to create revenue around their digital presence.  The author (Andy Kowl) goes on to identify how easy it is to get in the digital game, and the many opportunities for revenue that exist.  While this extends beyond the digital magazine, the future of successful magazine publishers requires additional focus and thinking around the digital world.

http://www.pubexec.com/post/tallying-many-ways-publishers-earn-online-revenue

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Digital Magazine and App Technologies top the list of planned purchases for publishers in 2016.



According to a survey done by Publishing Executive magazine, top planned purchases including digital magazine technology solutions and App solutions. These are seen as key in driving advertising revenue in 2016.


See the full survey here:

Saturday, 9 January 2016

Microsoft ends support for Internet Explorer's older versions on Jan. 12

Microsoft ends support for Internet Explorer's older versions on Jan. 12 If you're using Internet Explorer as your web browser, you have less than a week to upgrade to the latest version. 

 Starting Jan. 12, only the most current version of Internet Explorer for your operating system will get security updates and technical support, Microsoft says. If you don't upgrade, your computer will become more vulnerable to malware.

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