MPA—THE ASSOCIATION OF MAGAZINE MEDIA is the primary advocate and voice for the magazine media industry. Their Magazine Media Factbook 2017/18 is out and it has a lot of information and statistics that show that the publishing industry, including digital magazines, is thriving. A few graphics from the report make it easy to see why:
Digital magazine readership is increasing every year. The format has become mainstream and the most sought-after demographic for publishers and advertisers alike are choosing digital magazines.
Digital advertising revenue is growing. The return on investment is strong and quantifiable.
The whole report can be found at http://www.magazine.org/insights-resources/magazine-media-factbook