Year-out forum finds a gap in the market

Case study by Tim Dawson. Specialist social media sites have substantially replaced niche magazines and directories…

Like a phoenix from liquidation – mag experiments with partnership model

Case study by Alex Klaushofer. When the numbers fail to add up, the publishers of most…

New pay-what-you-want mag shows appetite for longform journalism

Case study by Alex Klaushofer. This week sees the dropping onto doormats of Issue One of…

Want to profit from internet journalism? Here are three golden rules

In Practice by Tim Dawson. For the past six months, I have been teaching a course…

Foundation funding reveals murky world of farm subsidies

Case study by Tim Dawson. Michael Heseltine always enjoyed being considered one of the ‘big beasts’…

Sail racing ‘app mag’ enters unchartered waters

Sail racing is possibly the first ‘back bedroom’ iPad magazine to launch – and to judge…

New magazine aims to cash in on Good Life

Amid the endless tales of failing titles, the launch of a new monthly suggests the traditional…

James ‘pay nowt’ Brown: saviour or saboteur?

Sabotage Times, James Brown’s latest venture aims to be an online showcase for new writing talent. …

Hyperniche offers new model for journalism

You could describe it as hyperniche. A news start-up providing in-depth reporting on disability issues, Disability…

Advertising that puts publishers in control

Journalists and website owners who expect the web to deliver them a living are set to…