Windows 8 is only weeks away - and yet again, the publishing world will be faced with a significant change in consumer adoption. If you follow the digital media world, then you can thrive and drive increased Q4 revenue. Digital adoption is based on some key truths as well as some leading predictive elements. You may already be aware of these three truths:
It finally happened! We have entered the world of predictability. In fact, if you go to a digital media carnival and give the "guessing man" $1, he will be able to look at you and tell you these things about you:
Personally I find this time exciting. Digital publishing has finally matured to the level where we, as publishers, can begin to predict and model out the future - and the future looks bright.
I invite you to tweet me at @jeannieymullen and tell me what your first digital magazine purchase was and I will reply back with my predictions on which magazines you have bought since then.
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Jeanniey Mullen is global executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Zinio, the world's foremost digital publishing products and services company, and home of the largest newsstand. She holds the same roles concurrently for VIVmag, the world's first exclusively digital luxury women's magazine. Renowned as a pioneer in e-mail marketing — the nascent stage of the digital marketing revolution — Mullen has employed her penchant for building active and engaged communities by architecting processes and systems for delivering exceptional customer service and relevant content across multiple media. She is widely credited for her pivotal role in ushering in a new era of digital marketing communications.
Founder and current executive director of the Email Experience Council, Jeanniey has broadened her reach to master the social, mobile, and digital publishing and advertising industries. Today, she brings this extensive experience to bear in her role as the public face of Zinio and VIVmag, defining and implementing strategies to build partnerships with publishers, brands, and consumers. These initiatives command monumental growth for both companies. She is an accomplished author with two books to her credit, as well as a regular columnist for ClickZ. Mullen is a frequent and highly sought-after speaker at digital marketing, e-tail, and publishing events around the world.
June 5, 2013
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