publishing

Feb
17
If you don’t understand attention, you don’t understand digital publishing

If you don’t understand attention, you don’t understand digital publishing

5 min read
Feb
14
Spotify is trying to become podcasting's gatekeeper. We musn't let them.

Spotify is trying to become podcasting's gatekeeper. We musn't let them.

While Spotify's acqusition of The Ringer is good news for the journalists involved, it's part of a worrying trend in podcasting
5 min read
Aug
23
One Man & His Blog is now running on Ghost 2.0

One Man & His Blog is now running on Ghost 2.0

I've just updated the Ghost CMS I use to run this blog to version 2.0 - and it's a little glimpse of the future.
2 min read
Mar
14
Apple's acquisition of Texture, and what it might mean for the iOS news ecosystem

Apple's acquisition of Texture, and what it might mean for the iOS news ecosystem

Apple has acquired a major US digital magazine subscription service. If you needed evidence it was serious about Apple News, this is it. But does this mean publishers should take Apple News more seriously?
4 min read
Feb
07
Medium, serialization and the death of Matter

Medium, serialization and the death of Matter

Talking of Medium, as we were, Matt Locke had a great idea on how Medium could bring a new but
2 min read
Feb
05
The new original sin of online publishing

The new original sin of online publishing

John Battelle thinks we actually figured out online publishing a decade ago – and then we screwed it up. How? We
1 min read
Oct
04
Are ebook sales really in decline?

Are ebook sales really in decline?

Some sobering news for ebook enthusiasts in the New York Times: Sales of adult books fell by 10.3 percent
1 min read
Dec
01
Why Apple created its News app

Why Apple created its News app

Apple’s Eddie Cue, speaking to CNN’s Brian Stelter: “We’ve only created the apps that we think everyone
1 min read
Aug
12

The costs of running Buzzfeed

Gawker claims to have got ahold of Buzzfeed’s books: Editorial budget In fiscal year 2011, BuzzFeed’s editorial budget
Apr
16
The magazine that's published on Instagram

The magazine that's published on Instagram

Here’s an interesting data point in the discussion of publishing content natively into social media. A magazine that is
1 min read