Picture this, no wait, don’t

Picture this, no wait, don’t: Today Doc Searls says he was photographed blogging in a, well, rather interesting pose. A couple of days ago, Jeff Jarvis explained a similar photo session: “‘Go ahead, blog,’ they say, as, oh, I don’t know, we’re going to take off our clothes and end up in our PJs cackling […]

Custom publishing update – controversy bait

Custom publishing update – controversy department: For three years on this weblog, I have repeatedly marveled at the skills of Abercrombie & Fitch marketers to produce controversial custom publishing projects seemingly designed to generate publicity by creating protests from church groups. So it is only fitting that I blog this Editor & Publisher report on […]

Martha says, “Hi”

Marths says, “Hi”: Martha Stewart has posted (well, her people have) a Thanksgiving message on MarthaTalks.com. Quote: …I am safe, fit and healthy, and I am pleased to report that, contrary to rumors you might have heard, my daily interactions with the staff and fellow inmates here at Alderson are marked by fair treatment and […]

Custom publishing update

Custom publishing update: The anonymous vaporzine scout has outdone himself: a vaporzine and and a custom magazine find, both in one day. He just sent me a link to a Communication Arts feature on the Virgin Atlantic “mini-magazine” called, ugh, Jetrosexual. Quote: This small, perfect-bound, coffee-table-style, mini magazine provides a glimpse into the lifestyle of […]