Wednesday, September 5, 2012


"Hit The Road, Barack" a newsstand hit. - AdAge

The Aug. 27 issue urging a Romney victory "may have just knocked one out of the park on newsstand sales," according to the Magazine Information Network, or MagNet, which tracks magazine sales.

The early read on sales suggests the issue could double Newsweek's newsstand average, MagNet said. It's also on track to land among the title's top three newsstand sellers since 2010, according to MagNet data....

IPad edition downloads on the issue's first day were 4.3 times higher than usual, the spokesman said.