This site represents the interests of custom publishers nationwide. Go here for lists of custom publishers, free newsletters about custom publishing, and success stories about companies that have outsourced their publications to custom publishers.
Part of American University's School of Communication, the Center for Social Media investigates, showcases, and sets standards for socially engaged media-making. It organizes conferences and convenings, publishes research, creates codes of best practices, and incubates media strategies.
A membership organization for corporate communicators. Its support ranges across multiple areas in the field of communication, including integrated marketing and communications, offers a communicators' certification program, and hosts awards programs. The site lists resources, events, new books, and interviews with experts, and includes archived articles from IABC's Communication World magazine.
SIPA is the international trade association dedicated to advancing the interests of for-profit subscription newsletter publishers and other specialized-information services, such as directories, online publications, looseleafs, database services, and conferences.
The ContentWise Magnum Opus Awards are the premier way for your outstanding custom media products and the staff who produced them to gain crucial industrywide recognition for strategic, editorial, and visual excellence. Whether you're producing printed marketing communications or your own intranet site, a magazine, a newsletter, or an annual report, if you're producing effective communications with consistent quality and impact, you deserve the recognition that only the Magnum Opus Awards can offer.
Awards are given in 97 communications categories, in 11 main categories: newsletters; magazines and journals; magapapers and newspapers; annual reports; brochures, manuals and reports; video and electronic publications; Web and intranet sites; campaigns, programs and plans; writing; design and illustration; and special publications.
The leading source for language news, style advice, and usage tips. If you edit any kind of copy, from marketing materials to employee newsletters to academic works, you owe it to yourself to subscribe to Copyediting. You’ll find that the timely coverage of hot-button language-use issues and sound, practical editorial advice will help you do your best work.
A great, free e-newsletter from Wylie Communications, for communicators who want to reach more readers and improve the readership of their publications. Includes training and consulting to "polish your publications."
Creative Hotlist is a customizable online application for connecting talent, companies, and services. It has a sophisticated search engine and enables users to find individuals, companies, and resources for any aspect of the creative marketplace including job openings, creative services, artists, designers, programmers, printers, service bureaus, schools, and clubs.