The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Newsweek Daily Beast Names New CEO
Baba Shetty is succeeding Stephen Colvin, who was president CEO at The Daily Beast since 2009 and CEO of the merged Newsweek Daily Beast since its formation in 2011.
The Digital Newsstand Battle
Apple, Google & Amazon make it harder for new and independent publishers to get noticed in their digital newsstands.
The Atlantic Among TIME's Top Websites
TIME's annual salute to sites and services which can keep you entertained and informed, save you time and money--and maybe even change your life.
First George Lois Esquire Cover Turns 50
This month marks the 50th anniversary of the first cover that George Lois designed for Esquire (October 1962). This photograph of Lois holding his first Esquire cover was shot by Platon.
5 Things Journalists Should Know About Atlantic Media's Quartz
Quartz Names New Publisher
Moves at Time Inc. Branded Solutions
¡Olé! Forbes to Launch Mexican Edition in November
What’s Next for Good Magazine? A Social Network
Forbes' D'Vorkin on Building a Sustainable Model for Ad-Supported Journalism
Creating Daily Magazine Covers at the Political Conventions
The Atlantic's Hanna Rosin Debates Her Husband Over Whether Men Are Dead
Gates, Buffett Top Forbes 400 List Again
Infographic: Working Mother's Best Companies for Working Moms
Mother Jones Metrics "Melted" After Romney Meltdown
French Magazine Runs Cartoons That Mock Muhammad
Kanye West Preoccupied by Anna Wintour, New Girlfriend, in New Album
Next Issue Media Now Offering 72 Digital Magazines for the iPad
Adobe Creates iPad Publishing App Tool
Mag+ Updates Reviewer App to Add Support for the iPhone
iOS6 Upgrade Offers Some New Tricks
Barry Diller in E-Publishing Venture
Study: Apps Biggest Driver of Unplanned Purchases
Why It's Silly to Opt Out of Amazon Ads on Your Kindle
FTC to Release Report on Food Marketing to Kids
Consumers Distrust Advertising: Trad Media Fares Better Than Digital
Ford’s CMO Has Content on His Mind
Campbell Soup Co. Boosts Digital Efforts
FT's Grimshaw: Publishers Need to Be More Aggressive with Mobile Strategies, or Be Left Behind
Metrics That Matter in Social
Dos and Don’ts of Using Reddit
YouTube: 20 of Our Original Channels Now Earn a Million Views a Week
Formation 8, the Hottest Venture-Capital Firm You've Never Heard of, Just Came Out of Hiding
Retailers Remain Cautious in Outlook
Infographic: Household Incomes Decline, Poverty Rates Flat
In an exclusive member event on Sept. 27, executives from YUDU Media will present solutions to producing innovative digital content without breaking the bank.
This afternoon, Adobe Systems and MPA are hosting a free webinar covering basic DPS analytics, Omniture®, account administration tool, subscriptions and entitlement and push notifications.
The ASME Next Talks series for junior editors continues on Sept. 19 with an intimate chat with New York EIC Adam Moss. @The Professor's LOFT in NYC. Open bar 7-9pm.
Don't miss your last chance to sign up for IMAG Boulder on November 14 - an interactive one-day regional conference for independent magazine media.
Come hear keynote Russell Grandinetti, VP, Kindle Content, Amazon (right) at AMC in San Francisco – and get a behind-the-scenes look at one of today’s most innovative brands. Oct 14-16. Register today.
Yoga Journal will have an important presence at this year’s AMC, taking place in its hometown of San Francisco. EIC Kaitlin Quistgaard reveals her plans for attendees.

Forbes: What does $126 billion look like? With the picture above, probably the wealthiest portrait ever taken, you now know. Warren Buffett, Oprah Winfrey, Bill and Melinda Gates--it was a gathering of giants.