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Consumers less distracted when reading newspapers or magazines

The Publisher Research Council's (PRC) latest South African research, Media View, shows that time spent reading is more focused and far less distracted, though there may be less time spent in reading vs listening to broadcasting.

15 May 2017

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Clicks searching for its next cover model

The search is on for the 2017 Clicks Cover Model, which has become the platform to springboard the careers of South Africa's modelling talent. Women entering must be between the ages of 18-30 and must be South African citizens. Entries close on Wednesday, 31 May 2017.

15 May 2017

ABC Q1 2017 multi-platform data release
ABC Q1 2017 multi-platform data release

Please refer to each title's online ‘Headline report' for the summary of data for all the platforms.

Issued by Audit Bureau of Circulations 10 May 2017

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ABC Q1 2017: A mixed bag

The first quarter 2017 Audit Bureau of Circulations of South Africa's ABC figures released this morning show the trend of the decline in newspaper and magazine sales continues.

By Danette Breitenbach 10 May 2017

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A glimpse into the online newsroom

On day two of the National Prisa Conference, journalist, media consultant and trainer Marion Scher from Media Mentors shared insights on managing news in digital media, how this has changed and stayed the same, and the relationship between public relations (PR) and the media in this regard.

By Jessica Tennant 8 May 2017

Good Taste magazine is making waves in publishing #luxurymedia
Good Taste magazine is making waves in publishing #luxurymedia

Good Taste is the custom lifestyle publication for Wine-of-the Month Club, and although it's been around for 16 years, the publication has recently undergone a rebranding underneath the leadership of a new general manager, art director and editor.

Issued by Good Taste 28 Apr 2017

African Property Skyline magazine launched
African Property Skyline magazine launched

API Events has launched African Property Skyline magazine. The publication covers real estate investment and development on the continent.

26 Apr 2017

International recognition for two Wits University academics
International recognition for two Wits University academics

Time magazine and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences have recognised the scholarship of two Wits University academics - Professor Glenda Gray, an HIV medical researcher and Professor Achille Mbembe, a scholar of African history and politics.

25 Apr 2017

AutoTrader, first issue and last issue
AutoTrader moves to fully digital magazine, drops print

AutoTrader has announced that it is closing its print version of the magazine, after 25 years in production, and only producing a digital version.

25 Apr 2017

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In 10 years, magazine sales have halved

What does this mean? Well, lots of things, but it's certainly not the catastrophe many would have you believe.

By Chris Brewer 24 Apr 2017