The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

New York Tries Hand Delivery
New York is trying to remedy rising postal costs and slower deliveries by distributing many subscriber copies by hand--at least for Manhattan subscribers with doormen.
The 2012 Editorial Salary Survey
There’s really no big news when looking at editorial salaries from 2011 to 2012. But there are interesting insights on workload and satisfaction.
The Manscape
Economic and cultural trends transform the demo—but guys are just as manly as ever. According to Rodale's David Zinczenko, "It is an exciting time to be a man.”
Amplify Your iPhone Using a Magazine
Coca-Cola has teamed up with Capricho Magazine to invent a pretty ingenious way of boosting the volume of your smartphone.
New Brides Editor to Oversee Magazine Redesign and Launch Live Weddings Program
Michael Moynihan Joins Newsweek/The Daily Beast
James Ireland Baker Exits Condé Nast Traveler
Who Will Get Deborah Needleman?
Dazed & Confused Editor Rod Stanley Steps Down
Sandra Lee Launching a Magazine
Photo: Martha Stewart at the Met Opening Gala
Fashion 4 Development Celebrates Vogue Italia's Franca Sozzani
The New M Magazine Is Here
Crain Communications to Consolidate, Optimize Brand Databases
Crain’s New York Business to Become Online Blog
Fairways + Greens Magazine Rebrands As GolfGetaways
Video Sketch Pad: Backpacker
The 9 Best News and Reading Apps
Barnes & Noble Tablets Aim for Niche Below iPad
BlackBerry Maker Plants Seeds for Comeback Attempt
72% of Consumers Expect Brands to Have Mobile-Friendly Sites
Mobile Sites' Easy Use Is Critical to Conversions
11 Things To Ask Yourself When Optimizing Content
Is Your Commerce Site Reaching the "Buy Later" Crowd?
FT Has More Social Media Followers Than Customers
Why Some CEOs Fear Twitter
Chief Marketing Officers See True Value in Social Media
IAB: Proposed Children's Privacy Rules Undermine Business Model
Nielsen Cuts 500,000 U.S. TV Homes on Census, Web Viewing
As consumer expectations for digital content grow more demanding, how can publishers get the best results and effectively maximizing the user experience while minimizing costs? MPA sat down with multiplatform publishing provider YUDU to get their take on how publishers can take their digital strategy to the next level.
Come hear how industry leaders like Amazon, Google Play and Next Issue Media are enhancing the consumer experience and planning for growth on the digital newsstand at AMC 2012. SF Oct 14-16. Hurry, seats are going fast.
Join MPA for an in-depth, half-day workshop covering the principles and practical application of Responsive Design methodology for magazines.
On Sept. 19, the ASME Next group of junior editors hosted an open bar and intimate chat with Adam Moss, Editor-in-Chief of New York.
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.
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.

Los Angeles: The disgrace of wunderkind writer Jonah Lehrer, outed for manufacturing quotes, reverberates worst in the city he calls home.