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, a recognized women-in-business and tech, is known for her entrepreneurial style and her ability to build, shape, and grow brands into well-known dominant, successful entities. Jeanniey is a pioneer in email, mobile, and digital marketing; publishing; and brand-building. She now leads her own agency, YellowBean LLC, focused on assisting companies of all sizes with driving innovation and growth. Most recently, Jeanniey was the Global EVP, CMO, and subsequently Chief Growth Officer for Zinio, where she worked to define and implement strategies creating explosive growth through strategic partnerships with publishers, technology companies, brands, and consumers during her five-year tenure. Jeanniey has authored and contributed to multiple books, blogs, and magazine articles. She is a regular columnist for ClickZ, a blogger for Huffington Post, and a frequent keynote speaker. A serial networker, in 2005 Jeanniey founded the Email Experience Council, which was sold to the Direct Marketing Association in 2008. She sits on the Advisory Board for IndieFlix, and on the International Executive Council of the Internet Marketing Association. Jeanniey is recognized as both a Top CMO and Top Author on Twitter, and was most recently featured as Mover and Shaker by the Professional Woman's Magazine, and a featured Woman in Technology by The Legacy Series Magazine.
March 19, 2014