What… publishing web issues? The Times discovered something very important when researching digital subscriber behavior: “The new publishing times reflect the pattern of our readers’ daily routines and their desire for a curated, finite edition that will keep them fully informed in minimum time, with maximum flair. We retain the flexibility to follow a big […]
If you are considering supplementing or replacing your advertising income with subscription income, you need to read this article. “The idea of publications totally based on advertising is, I think, an illusion. Some can do it, but I don’t think it’s ever going to be a sustainable model for most publications.” What are the […]
MilitaryLiving.com produces 3 printed guidebooks packed with deals for Military and ex-Military travelers. They needed a way to move all their guidebook information onto the web in order to get found in Google search, encourage guidebook sharing in Facebook, and take digital subscriptions. Watch this (6:05) video to learn how we constructed the site to […]
Bob Self (from Front and Finish Magazine), Jesse McDougall, and I discuss the problems with today’s digital publishing solutions and take a look at the new Anvil publishing platform that integrates a metered paywall, issues and apps in 1 easy to manage WordPress dashboard. The videos below are taken from our 1st Anvil Demo day […]
Answer: IssueM Einstein Magazine was recently chosen by Folio as winner of it’s category for digital publications. It uses our IssueM plugin for WordPress to manage issues. We are very proud that our issue publishing platform for WordPress runs the core of this publication. Source: 2016 Folio: Ozzies Digital Award Winners – Folio
This fantastic video from GoodUI will enlighten you as to what easy changes you can make to your subscription page to increase sales conversions. They review Harvest’s sign up page. The video is loaded with great improvement tips that you can implement on your own subscription page. It’s only 11 minutes long so you can have […]
Watch this video (1:19) to learn how to quickly curate and publish articles using the Press This tool in WordPress. You will be amazed how fast you can deliver additional valuable content (in minutes)… and your readers will appreciate it.
Enabling comments for digital publications is still a hot topic. Approximately 50% of publications let readers comment and the other 50%ish do not. This article explores the pros and cons of letting your readership comment on your site. Comments sections aren’t always doomed to be garbage, but many need constant care to avoid that fate.One […]
Watch this video (9:45) below to learn how Stone Soup magazine can make relatively simple improvements to the their website to increase subscriber conversions. If you find this video helpful please let me know.
After launching your apps make sure you are notified when someone leaves a review for your app. Works with email and Slack… and it’s free. Go get it here. LaunchKit’s Review Monitor is a free service that checks the App Store for new reviews and posts them to your Slack channel or sends them to […]