This morning Keith Kelly drilled down into Audit Bureau of Circulation numbers for the celebrity weeklies from the first half of the year. People is still the country’s widest-circulating weekly by a nose (32,000 copies), and In Touch has been making serious gains on second-place Us Weekly. The title was regularly moving well Read More
By the Numbers
Simon Dumenco writes about Gawker and the “Big Blog Era” today, focusing on how the media company has grown — traffic-wise and snark target–wise.
Gawker Media is privately held, mostly by its founder Nick Denton, and it doesn’t reveal its earnings. But it’s clear from the omnipresence of major brand marketers on its Read More
This past week, The New Yorker announced its anticipated “20 Under 40” list of young fiction writers to watch. Since the list’s release, the smart set has been subject to much scrutiny but our own Christian Lorentzen thought it might be enlightening to examine where the list’s members received their educations. The results Read More