The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, August 17, 2012

Matt Bean Named Managing Editor of
Matt Bean succeeds Paul Fichtenbaum, who was recently named editorial director at the Time Inc. sports group.
Emmis to Sell Two Magazines for $9M
Emmis Communications Corp. has agreed to sell for $9 million the assets of its Country Sampler and Smart Retailer magazines.
Vanity Fair Hits Tipping Point
The September edition of Vanity Fair arrived this week, looking better than ever, with Design Drector Chris Dixon gradually spreading new typography and design throughout.
UK Magazine ABC Results H1 2012; Publisher Reactions
Men's Health Upgrades to More Interactive iPhone Edition
Q Magazine to Launch iPad Edition
Remedy Magazine Shutters
Avi Zimak Changes Roles at Hearst
New Social Media Manager at MSLO
People on the Move: Bloomberg Businessweek, Men's Fitness...
TIME, CNN Reinstate Fareed Zakaria
A Grimmer Outlook for U.S. Ad Spending
Report: QR Code Use Rising in Unexpected Ways
TIME Poll: 84% Worldwide Couldn’t Go a Single Day without Their Mobile Device
"Super Buyers" Shop via Online, Mobile and Offline Channels
CPGs Step Up Their Mobile Marketing Game
U.S. Puts Big Kindle Deal on Hold While It Browses E-Reader Market
Five Ways to Get an App into Apple's Top 10
Medium Degrades Authorship
Twitter Plans to Choke Access to Apps It Doesn't Approve
Instagram Refreshes App by Including Photo Maps
The U.S. Postal Service: Is There Hope?
"Crisis of Confidence" As USPS Posts $5.2 Billion Quarterly Loss
Newspapers Criticize USPS' Discount Deal with Valassis
Latest MPA Washington E-Newsletter: A Packed Legislative Agenda Predicted Following Election; Republican VP Candidate’s Remarks to MPA Board; and more.
From MPA Chairman Michael Clinton (Hearst Magazines): Our industry is changing at a rate faster than ever, and many of the forces disrupting our business emanate from the Silicon Valley area. That’s just one of the many reasons you need to attend AMC 2012 in the heart of San Francisco.
Shirley Li has been on the move her entire life, following a path that has now led her to the doorstep of Reader’s Digest.

Bicycling: We tested the best bikes of 2012. Of the 28 we rode, here are our favorites.