links for 2009-05-15

  • These are publications that revel in their 3D-ness, special objects that demand deeper interaction from their readers than the average print magazine. Taking advantage of recent advances in printing technology, These publications are determinedly nonconformist in everything they do. But they are, in essence, magazines — curated, regular compilations of content with clear selection criteria, consistent design and an individual voice.
    (tags: magazines)
  • Twenty-nine percent of ad executives now expect to boost their overall ad budgets over the next six months, while 29% expect to decrease them. Two months ago, only 26% planned to boost their ad budgets, while 30% planned to cut them.