Month: October 2014

“I thought making a high-quality app was the hard part that was keeping iPad magazines from being more successful”

English / Uncategorized / Writing

That’s Marco Arment, the creator of The Magazine, an iOS only magazine that he launched in 2012. He’s commenting on the fact that now, less than two years and a new owner later, it will be shut down. Many non-ideal factors and decisions I made up front probably contributed to The Magazine not being sustainable forever. But the biggest challenge was simply that running a magazine today is a really tough business. I thought making […]