Articles by Matt Kinsman

Google’s Algorithm Changes—Will You Notice?

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Google’s algorithmic changes (which the search giant claims will effect 11.8 percent of queries) take aim at what it says are “low-quality sites—sites which are low-value add for users, copy content from other web sites or sites that are just not very useful.

What To Consider When Greenlighting An App

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While enthusiast publisher Interweave offers a free app for its online community (which serves as a content aggregator for blog and video Web sites), its focus for the past year into 2011 has been on launching "eMags" that run on Adobe's Air platform that can be downloaded directly to the user's MAC and PC.

FaceUp: Guitar World

MAGSTATSFrequency: Every four weeks (13 issues a year)Launched: 1990Circ: 180-200kPublishing Company: Future USDesign Director: Alexis Cooke

Startup Stories

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For nearly 20 years, the Stagnito family has been a fixture of mid-sized b-to-b publishing. They’ve also launched two startups in the middle of two different recessions. In 1990, the first version of Stagnito Media debuted.

Some Recent Startups Are Going Back to the Drawing Board

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The publishing industry has seen a flood of ideas for new companies over the last two years, some driven by former publishing executives who want to leave the corporate grind behind and try to make it on their own, while others came from people forced into an entrepreneurial role due to downsizing.