“8 Ways to Increase Digital Revenue by 50% or More” – You Have To Read This

As avid readers of blogs and LinkedIn posts from industry leaders, we came across this article re-posted by our colleagues at Brainworks - “8 Ways to Increase Digital Revenue by 50% or More.” With a headline like that, we had to stop and read it. It contains some valuable tips, we agree with many of the author’s tips, and [...]

By |2019-08-14T10:35:57-04:00August 13th, 2019|AdPortal, Digital, Programmatic, SMB|

Self-Service No Longer A Trend, But An Expectation

Newscycle/Naviga recently recommended that their newspaper clients offer an advertising self-service portal and listed eight reasons why this gives newspapers an advantage. In addition to the convenience for advertisers and labor savings for newspapers, they also highlighted increasing evidence that customers today expect to be able to buy and pay online for their advertising for a variety of reasons. [...]

By |2019-07-10T14:06:55-04:00July 10th, 2019|AdPortal, Digital, Print|

Site Launches and New Customers

We are excited to welcome our newest partners, as we help them grow revenue and ease operations. Our new partner portals join over 570+ active AdPortals publishers around the world. AdPortals are integrated with their front-end system, credit card merchants, and pagination systems. We are pleased to work with their teams to get the following sites and products launched [...]

By |2019-06-25T11:21:32-04:00June 24th, 2019|AdPortal|

How Much Could Your Newspaper Make From Tributes in a Year?

Try the revenue calculator to see! Tributes—a special obituary section reverse-published and sorted from recently printed obituaries—is now available to all media companies who publish obituaries; whether they use iPublish Media's AdPortal Obituaries, Legacy.com, or even their own CMS. This means that any newspaper of record for death notices in the country could be earning more money with a [...]

By |2019-05-09T11:16:25-04:00May 8th, 2019|AdPortal, Obituary, Print, Tributes|

Publishers Improve Ad Bundles with Turn-Key, High-Margin Video

It's very clear that the use of Video for Publishers is a major opportunity. For those of you who have attended recent media conferences you consistently see Video at or near the top of Publisher opportunity lists. You may also follow the daily stream of research/data showing the importance of Video from both the content and revenue sides of [...]

By |2019-05-02T10:26:56-04:00May 2nd, 2019|AdPortal, Digital, Real Estate, SMB, VIdeo|

Site Launches and New Customers

We are excited to welcome our newest partners, as we help them grow revenue and ease operations. Our new partner portals join over 570+ active AdPortals publishers around the world. AdPortals are integrated with their front-end system, credit card merchants, and pagination systems. We are pleased to work with their teams to get the following sites and products launched for [...]

By |2019-04-08T09:50:42-04:00April 8th, 2019|AdPortal|

Borrell Speakers to Media Executives: Automate & Bundle!

Two key recommendations for local media stood out at the 2019 Borrell & Associates Local Online Advertising Conference (LOAC): 1. Automate the buying process 2. Bundle different ad types in the sale Automate Advertising Buys The most persuasive advocate of automating the advertising buy was Philip Rather, head of local at Facebook. “By 2020, 85% of customer interactions will be [...]

On Second Thought: What to Remember from 2019 Mega-Conference

A couple of weeks have gone by since the 2019 Mega-Conference, giving us time to digest the key messages for this year from a jam-packed three days of listening to speakers and customers. This year, iPublish Media Solutions was pleased to see the new focus on how technology powers online sales, not just outside sales teams. With so many [...]

Recruitment Ads Reach Passive Jobseekers on Facebook

Newspapers have a new way to sell recruitment ads and reach passive job seekers as a result of a recent partnership between Recruitology and iPublish Media Solutions. The solution has already been rolled out successfully with several media companies by Recruitology,  including Tribune Publishing Company, owners of The Chicago Tribune. “It is very difficult to reach passive job seekers, [...]

By |2019-03-05T15:38:27-04:00March 5th, 2019|AdPortal|

Thoughts from NAC 2019

What an exciting time to be in the newspaper business. We were welcomed by an inspiring message from Editor-in-Chief of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Kevin Riley, where he thanked those of us who generate the revenue that ensures the community service and the first amendment rights journalists work for every day. Did I say newspaper business? We saw a really [...]

By |2019-02-15T12:56:23-04:00February 15th, 2019|AdPortal|