Social Media Update on Apps, New Tech and More



Check out the latest new tech in social media.

Memories (that fade in 24 hours), Stickers, Chat 2.0, oh my! As magazine publishers, how do you determine the right social media channels to use — that will best resonate with your niche audience?

With SO many new platforms out there, we came across helpful articles from Tech.Co and TechCrunch that summarize the newest, the best, what works and what doesn’t.

Here’s some of the highlights of the biggest new features of 2016: [Read more…]

Interview with Sales Coach Ryan Dohrn: 5 Proven Ways To Exceed Your 2017 Sales Goals!



Ryan Dohrn shares proven ways to excel.

As a sales coach, I see some salespeople drift aimlessly from day to day and year to year. There is no focus on a long-term plan for their life, let alone for their sales life. And then there are those other sales executives that set highly detailed goals and conform strictly to daily to-do lists.

Most of us are somewhere in the middle.

Where do you grow from here–with 2017 sales goals that will help you grow and maybe even stand out? Here are my 5 tips for goal setting success, and how each one applies to your sales life: [Read more…]

July is the New January!



3 Lessons from our Early Start on the New Year

New Year’s came early for Niche Media this year. Yep… back in July we started digging in… taking a clear-eyed look at ways to build our business to better support our awesome community of publishers. (That’s right… here’s looking at you, kid.)

Over the past 6 months, I’ve had incredible conversations with many of you. Talking about what’s exciting (and challenging) about this crazy business. Here’s what I heard: [Read more…]

Niche-Worthy News: The Future of Digital Media and More!



It’s a new year and a fantastic time to be NICHE!

Happy 2017! And there has never been a better time to be NICHE! Here’s the latest news just for niche magazine publishers:

2017 digital media predictions
Video, predictive analytics, the rise of influencer marketing and more. From AdWeek:
10 digital media and marketing predictions for 2017

More audience, more mobile
More comfy viewing from the couch? From MPA: MPA Report reveals magazine audiences continue to shift from desktop to mobile [Read more…]