The Future Of Publishing Blog by Thad McIlroy



December 13th, 2012

Higher Education and Educational Publishing in 2012

I’m participating in a live chat on The Guardian tomorrow, Universities in 2012. As The Guardian phrases it, the past 12 months have indeed been heady. For me it’s the most important year in higher education since I began following the “industry” two decades ago. I think the developments we’ve followed this year — MOOCs, enhanced digital textbooks,…

July 8th, 2010

The Web Spurs Magazine Print Circulation

Two new studies by the Magazine Publishers of America (MPA) show just how important the Web is to circulation growth. The more interesting study, Subscription Sales on the Internet — Trend Analysis 2006-2010, involved 28 of the largest consumer magazines in the U.S. reporting for the years 2006-2009. Internet subscription sales increased 78% at a…