The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Why Print Is the Father of the Holy Trinity
Publishers Australia chairman Geoff Hird: I believe in PRINT magazines. So much so, that in the past two weeks I have launched a new one, and bought another.
Bloomberg to Launch iTunes-Like Platform
Bloomberg L.P. is launching a portal for apps to allow clients and developers to incorporate their software into the group’s financial data terminals and sell it to Bloomberg subscribers.
How to Launch a Magazine Abroad Without Damaging Your Brand
Launching a version of your magazine abroad can be daunting, but as long as you pick the right partners and do your research, it could be a good way to make more revenue out of your brand.
Tune In Tonight: PEOPLE's "Sexiest Man" on ABC Sitcom
People Whips Up Social Media Crowd for "Sexiest Man Alive"
J2 Global Buys Ziff Davis for $167 Million
Reader’s Digest Opens Enhanced Book Stall in iTunes
Newsweek/Daily Beast Partners with Ebook Publisher Vook
Relativity Media Options Rights for Vanity Fair Article "Blood Oil"
Cosmo's Joanna Coles Hosts Luncheon at Michael's
Mike Austin Named Automotive Editor of Popular Mechanics
Deborah Needleman Taps Stylist Joe McKenna for T
Consumers, Marketers Disagree on Effective Ads
FTC's David Vladeck Leads the Charge in the Feds' Crackdown on Deceptive Ads
Savoring the Details in DDB’s Milky Way Print Ad
Mag+, Zinio Issue Updates and Revisions
9 in 10 Mobile Device Users Will Swap Personal Info for Offers
High-End Specs + Low Price + No Wireless Contract = Success for Nexus 4
Google’s Nexus 4 Smartphone Sells Out in U.K. Within Hours of Going on Sale; 32GB Nexus 10 Tablet Also Out of Stock
Nielsen: Usage of TV Continues to Erode, Mobile Is Fastest-Growing Segment
Study: Viewers Only Wait Two Seconds for Online Video to StartZ
BlackBerry 10 Set for January
Q&A: Microsoft's New Entertainment Chief
The Real Value of Social Media: Customer Intelligence, Not Monetization.
5 Great "Pin-It-to-Win-It" Campaigns
There Are Actually Just 36 Kinds of People on Facebook
Learn how to leverage social media platforms at MPA Digital: Social Media (Dec. 13), a valuable half-day conference designed exclusively for magazine media.
MPA Washington Newsletter: Election Results Are In - MPA Plans for the Lame Duck and 2013; Privacy Update: MPA Comments on Supplemental Notice of Proposed Changes to COPPA Rule; and more.
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