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The Digital Consumer Publishing Announcement Tracker provides a comprehensive insight into major trends in the industry. It covers news stories and announcements about the top publishers and platforms.


  • Ad-blocking has been a significant issue over the last quarter. Mobile operators have been investigating and launching their own ad-blocking solutions and publishers such as Axel Springer have been blocking users from running ad-blocking software while Conde Nast has asked readers to turn off their ad-blocker.
  • Physical met digital in bookstores this quarter as UK bookstore Foyles opened a "physical meets digital" bookstore in Birmingham in October. Additionally, Amazon opened a physical e-book store in Seattle's University Village in November.

Features and Benefits

  • Identify key trends in the digital consumer publishing market.
  • Learn about major digital consumer publishing developments.
  • Sort by announcement type or company to find the most relevant information.

Key questions answered

  • What are the most important digital consumer publishing news stories of the last quarter?
  • How are the major publishers and platforms performing?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Digital Consumer Publishing Announcement Tracker, 4Q15
  • Methodology
  • Further reading

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