Datateam appoints two new editors for flagship titles

Christian Lynn has been appointed editor of Electronics, replacing Michelle Winny, who had been at the helm of the UK-based trade magazine for over 10 years. Before joining Datateam Business Media, Christian gained editorial experience with a few London-based magazines, following his graduation from Queen Mary University of London with a first-class honours degree in [...]

By |2019-05-09T10:01:20+00:00May 8th, 2019|

Up Periscope

Whilst I enjoy films that involve submarines the latest tool in the social media armoury doesn’t feature torpedo tubes or the ability to submerge and stay under water for weeks on end. It does appear that the world of social networking apps is relentless in terms of development.  Indeed it’s difficult to keep pace with [...]

By |2017-09-13T09:19:59+00:00August 19th, 2015|

How to hijack your competitor’s media coverage

...and why you should be pleased to see them in the media. In the past – especially when print was king – this scenario was seen exclusively as bad news. A call to the author to say: “Hey, we do that too and we’re even better at it than those guys!” does not have much [...]

By |2017-05-05T15:54:31+00:00April 10th, 2014|

It’s a fact, editors like PR agencies

A guest blog post by Steed Webzell, freelance editor across a range of technology-based titles PR agencies make life easy for editors. How so? Well, without any desire to portray editors as lackadaisical, somewhat unorganised individuals, the reality is that PR agencies take away the leg work. This is particularly true for technology, engineering and [...]

By |2017-05-05T16:28:07+00:00November 21st, 2013|

Technical PR agencies – They’re not so bad…

A guest post by Caroline Hayes, freelance technology journalist Although I seem to have struck a nerve with the 12-point plan to wind up editors, my sense of fair play means I should redress the balance and list the reasons why PR companies can be dear to an editor’s heart. Here is my recruitment advert [...]

By |2013-07-05T11:45:44+00:00July 5th, 2013|

What Editors Want From a Press Pack

For a journalist or editor attending a tradeshow, press packs are both a boon and a burden. While they do serve as great memory aids, after collecting two or three of them they quickly become a burden on the poor journalist that has scheduled interviews and meetings with company executives all over the exhibition center. [...]

By |2017-09-11T13:14:01+00:00May 3rd, 2013|

Editor sought for Wireless Design & Development magazine

Alix Paultre, editorial director of the design group at Advantage Business Media, is looking for a new editor at Wireless Design & Development magazine. The vacancy has arisen because Nancy Maas is going into 'semi-retirement'. Anyone interested in the job should contact Alix directly on 973-920-7047.

By |2011-05-09T21:34:56+00:00May 9th, 2011|