Hearst: The marriage of editorial and marketing (Long)
Hearst Magazines is on track to deliver 1M digital subscribers in 2013. In this engaging session, consumer marketing and editorial executives Sharon Bailey Romano and Mark Mikin join forces to discuss how editorial and marketing are linked to drive increased readership and advertising revenue. Sharon explains how Hearst has successfully captured new digital readers using in-app consumer marketing tools and inventive ways they cross promote their other digital titles to drive readership and value of offerings. Mark Mikin shares how they engage and retain readers with a vast array of unique content created with DPS, including world-class interactivity and third party integration with Google maps, Netpage, and more.