Power of Print: 3 in 4 people in GB read newsbrands every week

Half the population in Great Britain read newsbrands via mobile devices every week. This is data from the latest PAMCo Print & Digital study on the consumption of newsbrands. More […]

INMA reveals Global Media Awards winners, Ads24 selected: Best in Africa

“Ads24 presents Food for Thought” campaign, is selected as one of the best from six world regions at the INMA’s 88th-Annual World Congress in Washington, D.C.

Power of Print: Australian newspaper masthead readership is up 3.2%

Roy Morgan’s Single Source survey of 50,014 Australians aged 14+ shows that 80% of the population read or access newspapers, in an average 7 day period, via print or online […]

Power of Print: Lidl scales back digital media investment after seeing poor ROI

After interrogating the digital spend for Lidl, head of Media Sam Gaunt admits that “the digital media marketplace” has so far been skewed. This Marketing Week article discusses more of […]

Best of Print Ads: Simple Ideas Make a Difference

These ads show that when a compelling argument is brought alive by a creative in print, “simple ideas make a difference”. GPS Lifetime Magazine REPRO Foundation Apple Kokopelli Hostels Sometimes […]

Best of Print Ads: In praise of straight, clever print

“Print that is just print” is what this week’s guest judge, Emily Beautrais at Clemenger BBDO, Wellington, defines as the magic of the medium. Her selections are: http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93610/The-Chaeli-Campaign-Motivation http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93680/Joy-Fuck-Traffic http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93668/Eurowings-Just-fly-there-Floating […]

Best of Print Ads: Always make the point

Guest Judge, Per Pedersen, chose The Wild Detectives Bookstore and Volkswagen as the winner and runner up ads, this week, because they simply make the point. http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93538/The-Wild-Detectives-Bookstore-Bathroom http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93447/Volkswagen-One-Accident-Is-Enough-Island http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93534/Pelikan-Dolar http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93523/PAVE-Play […]

‘print is dead’ – then why do even the tech giants use it for their apology ads?

A recent study by ebiquity: Re-Evaluating Media Research, “found that newspapers’ performance outperform marketers’ perceptions” of the channel’s inherent strengths. It is good news that print media enjoys higher levels of […]

Australians prefer radio for breakfast, TV after dinner

This market research update from Roy Morgan shows that 27.9% Australians prefer radio for breakfast. It also shows that reading a print or online newspaper is a favourite breakfast time […]

Best of Print Ads: Money that grows on trees

The theme in Sharon Edmondston’s selection of the best print ads this week, have a particular focus on public, charitable interests. She is Creative Director at M&C Saatchi, Sydney. http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93197/WWF-Burning-Elephant http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/93124/International-Day-of-Forests-Save-Forests […]

Best of Print Ads: What do health and ice cream have in common?

The power of print advertising: to build and strengthen brand recognition. http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/92717/Zero-Discrimination-Day-End-Blood-Discrimination http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/92677/McDonalds-1-Dirham-Coin-1-Dirham-Cone http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/92684/KKT-Orthopedic-Spine-Center-Bahrain-Painkillers-Alligators http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/92649/Novartis-Bicycle http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/92651/Red-Cross-Blood-Donation http://www.bestadsontv.com/ad/92596/Simba-Sponge-Highly-absorbent-sponge  

PAMS: Fusing the future

Author, editor and expert in print media, Danette Breitenbach, covered the PAMS Launch presentation at the Bryanston Country Club on 13 February, 2018. Her reflections from the day are in […]

“A magazine is a beautiful physical object that offers respite from social media”

Alex Bilmes, Editor of Esquire, believes magazine trends in 2018 will pursue a strategy to go more upmarket in an effort to drive magazines sales upwards. This article in the […]