More than 40,000 magazine jobs vanished in the last decade

Bloomberg | Pew

Time Inc. became an independent company Friday, "the only publicly traded company in the U.S. focused just on magazines," Edmund Lee reports for Bloomberg.

Magazines are in a tough spot, Katerina Eva Matsa writes for Pew. Circulation and advertising are down industry-wide over the past years. And significantly fewer people work in the business than in 2003. 41,500 jobs at consumer magazines have vanished since then:

  • Andrew Beaujon

    Andrew Beaujon reported on the media for Poynter from 2012 to 2015. He was previously arts editor at and managing editor of Washington City Paper. He's the author of the 2006 book "Body Piercing Saved My Life," about Christian rock and evangelical Christian culture.


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