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Nine Lessons from The Magazine

After two years, Glenn Fleishman is closing down his publication, The Magazine. In talking to Cult of Mac, Glenn outlined nine hard-learned lessons that prospective publishers would be wise to read. Some of The Magazine’s challenges were set in stone from the beginning: in particular, being reliant on Apple’s Newsstand feature, which changed for the worse in iOS 7, limited exposure.favicon follow link


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Steven J Bomba  2014-10-10 10:49
You write "... there’s no single reason for the publication’s failure."

Anything, especially a magazine, is like the flower on a plant: roots, blooming, and withering...providing room for another blossom.

I think your characterization of the event is a bit harsh.

Josh Centers  An apple icon for a TidBITS Staffer 2014-10-10 10:54
Just to be clear, I did not refer to the end of The Magazine as a failure. That was in the original Cult of Mac article.