Recent Edit News and Analysis

Ziff Davis Editors Take Pay Cut

Ziff Davis Enterprise editors took a ten percent pay cut last week, sources say.

That's par for the course these days. According to American Business Media via BtoB Online, b-to-b print ad pages declined 29.7 percent in Q1, while trade show revenue dropped 20.1 percent.

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Tech Publishers Grappling with Social Media

 

Three leading tech publishers are differing on the roles of social media.

IDG increasingly sees it as a way for tech vendors to generate better marketing content and higher sales. Archrivals TechWeb and TechTarget seem to disagree.

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Fastest, Slowest Tech Edit Sites

If you enjoy quick-to-load tech edit web sites, you'll want to experience PCWorld.com, PCMag.com and CNET.com.

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SWMS Online Facebook Post: A creative approach to sales

A NYC TV station is producing commercials on spec and then tries selling these commercials to a prospect. It would be like WCBS producing a TV commercial for SWMS and then coming to us after the fact, saying, 'Hey, look what we did... wanna buy it and run it on our station?"
 
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