Bibblio Blog

Thought pieces on media, publishing, machine learning and content recommendation

Dennis Publishing and BuyaCar: how to get in pole position for digital revenue diversification 18 December 2018 Find out the from Pete Wootton, Head of Digital at Dennis Publishing, how the company is projected to make 40% of its revenue from e-commerce in 2018. This comes from his talk at ‘The Present & Future of Publishing’ event, put on by Bibblio, Media Voices, What’s New In Publishing and Sovrn Holdings. The Present & Future of Publishing: The Media Moments 2018 Report 13 December 2018 Find out what we learnt from the Media Moments 2018 report, produced by Media Voices for What’s New In Publishing, which explores seven key areas which have influenced the media and publishing industry this year, with a look forward to 2019. What's The Best WordPress Ad Management Plugin? 4 Options Compared 28 November 2018 Increasing revenue is a key aim for a lot of Bibblio's plugin users. One way to take advantage of the increased page views Bibblio brings is with display ads, but managing them on WordPress can be tricky, so we've reviewed 4 of the best dedicated WordPress ad management plugins for you. How can digital media and publishing diversify audience acquisition? Part II 15 November 2018 We asked the Berlin digital media and publishing community about the future of audience acquisition, and the role of diversification, and this is what they told us. In Part II of the panel discussion we cover syndication and cross-pollination, subscription, and more. How can digital media and publishing diversify audience acquisition? Part I 9 November 2018 We asked the Berlin digital media and publishing community about the future of audience acquisition, and the role of diversification, and this is what they told us. In Part I of the panel discussion we cover growth vs diversification, the importance of direct traffic, and more. Diversification in Digital Media and Publishing: Part II 15 October 2018 Part II of the highlights of our panel discussion from Future of Media and Publishing New York: we discuss evolving commercial strategy, moving to a digital first publisher, long-term thinking in publishing, branded content, subscription and new horizons. Diversification in Digital Media and Publishing: Part I 11 October 2018 Part I of the highlights of our panel discussion from Future of Media and Publishing New York: we discuss traffic sources, Facebook and social, metrics, audience loyalty, video and monetization. Enthusiast Media: a new way to think about digital? 4 October 2018 What we learnt from the latest Future of Media and Publishing from NYC: part 1 is all about Enthusiast Media, a new mental model for publishers explained by Guy LeCharles Gonzalez. Learn what it is, how it works, and whether it can help you. Metrics, channels, innovation and trust: what’s on the minds of digital publishers 28 September 2018 Here's round two of our recap of the State of Media and Digital Publishing, focussing on the views of our panel on a number of topics: metrics to measure, important acquisition channels, trust issues for publishers with advertising and where the future is taking us. Does Digital Publishing Success Mean Going Analogue? 25 September 2018 Find out what we learnt about print, digital transformation and the future of native advertising and content marketing at the first State of Media and Digital Publishing, put on by Bibblio and 93 Digital at WeWork Shoreditch on 11 September 2018. The decline of Facebook referral traffic: It’s time to get bullish about SEO again 28 March 2018 With the decline of social referral traffic from Facebook, what can publishers and media do to replace lost visits? The answer lies in the resurgence of Google: work on your SEO, build a loyal audience and don't mourn the loss of poor quality traffic. The view from London: five insights on the future of digital media and publishing 20 March 2018 Takeaways from the 2nd Future of Media & Publishing London meetup in March 2018. Hosted at Work.Life in Clerkenwell. Presentations and debate by speakers from Dennis, The Memo, Blockmetry and Pugpig, with recommended top tools to help users navigate the web and catch up on great content. 4 predictions for digital media and publishing in 2018 that you need to understand 23 February 2018 As the dust settles around all of the predictions for 2018, we've selected the ones that digital content businesses really need to understand to thrive this year. 10 people and sites to follow in 2018 who get digital media and publishing 11 January 2018 Find out who you should be following to get the real story of where media and publishing are headed in 2018 #pivottoreaders Making the most of every page 28 November 2017 Article pages can’t just tell great stories anymore. They have to perform the function of a homepage too. Find out how good recommendations help you do this. In the land of content, relevance is king 7 November 2017 Publishers and industry partners came together to examine the opportunities in the digital publishing sector at the 2017 AOP Digital Publishing Convention. Where stories and ideas in Russia find a home 10 October 2017 The most important approaches when growing an independent subscription platform, according to a Moscow publisher.