Magazine ad pages continued their strong growth in September, though at a slower clip than for the rest of the year. September ad pages rose 7.1% over a year ago to 28,550, according to Publishers Information Bureau, New York. Year-to-date pages increased 12.9% to 203,997. Magazines' fastest-growing category was technology, with pages up 51.5% to 3,391 in September and 58.5% to 24,829 for the year.
Copyright October 2000, Crain Communications Inc.