The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Husni: New Magazine Launches Approach 2007 Numbers
The degree of specialization has been on the increase as has the use of digital technology to help create the printed product, such as: Howler, DuJour, Modern Cat, and Shoeholic.
The Atlantic's Quartz Grows Roots in Social, Mobile As Traffic Nears 1 Million
This Q&A With Kevin Delaney offers insights into the makeup of Quartz's distinctive referral model with 40% of traffic from social networks, 35% from websites and 11% from search.
Forbes Releases Annual "30 Under 30" List
The publication chooses 30 standout people in 15 diverse categories, totaling 450 under 30. Among the groupings are Art & Style, Hollywood, Media, Sports, and Technology.
Santa Magazine Covers
This year SPD celebrates past magazine covers that featured celebrities dressed in Santa Claus hats and costumes with a gallery of fine Yule tidings, featuring Snoop Dogg, Burt Reynolds, Bella Abzug, Marvin Gaye, James Brown, Bill Murray, Alec Baldwin, and of course, Sonny Liston!
The TIME Person of the Year Short List
Eddie Scarry's Favorites from Forbes‘s "30 Under 30" List
Teen Vogue's 2012 Retail Study Findings Spotlight the Multi-Channel Millennial
Matthew Talomie Named Town & Country Associate Publisher, Advertising
Coastal Living Taps Maze As Design Director
Jet Magazine’s First Gay Male Couple Appear on MSNBC
Vice Purchases i-D, the British Style Magazine
Mag Round Up for Foodies: New York, Saveur, The New Yorker, Nat Geo Traveler Featured
Red Bull Media Updates App for U.S. Edition
New Mexico Magazine Turns 90
More on AAM Survey: 87% of Mag Publishers Have iPad Apps
Glossi Invites Users to Make Their Own Digital Mag
Apple, Android Dominate Mobile Platform Impressions
More on: Nielsen, Twitter Social Media TV Rating Service
Nielsen to Buy Arbitron in $1.26 Billion Deal
US Mobile Ad Spending Jumps to $4 Billion
Facebook Predicted to Take in $339M in Mobile Ad Revenue this Year
Facebook Emerging As Key App Discovery Engine
U.S. Mobile Search Ad Investments Growth Slower than Native Formats
Broadcasters Demand Dish Network Stop Commercial-Skipping Service
Instagram Revised Privacy Policy Angers Users
Privacy Group Asks FTC to Investigate Nickelodeon App
Craig Ettinger, GM of, talks about the challenges of redesigning one of world’s most heavily trafficked sites, and how his team pulled off the first Responsive Web redesign for one of its major brands.
Check out the report and photos from the MPA’s Dec. 12 Responsive Web Design workshop sponsored by Endplay, which put a spotlight on recent work by TIME, New York Magazine and Glamour.
On Dec. 12, the ASME Next group of junior editors hosted a holiday party and Q&A with GQ editor-in-chief Jim Nelson.
Celebrating magazine media excellence, the 2013 program will honor both print and digital nominees at the National Magazine Awards Annual Dinner on May 2, NYC.
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TIME selected New York, W, Vanity Fair, The Economist, and Bloomberg Businessweek among the many titles to be featured in this slideshow of notable covers for 2012.