Sold: ‘Ebony’ and ‘Jet’ magazines

In the Black community Ebony and Jet magazines are iconic brands that validate our achievements. On Tuesday, June 14 it was announced that Johnson Publishing sold the magazines for an undisclosed amount. The sale of the publications means that Johnson Publishing is no longer in the publishing business after 71 years. Unlike the sale of BET to Viacom, the […]

‘Ebony’ Has New Website, New Home

Ebony not only has a new home but also a new cyberspace makeup. Launched on Jan. 17, 2012, to regain their advertising and social swag, former White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers administered some significant alterations to its online look. “Shepherding the revamp is Ebony editor in chief Amy DuBois Barnett, who was hired away from […]