The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Hearst Boasts Record-Breaking March
After a strong showing in September, Hearst Magazines is looking to clean up again with its March issues on the strength of fashion, retail, luxury and beauty ads.
125 Years of National Geographic in Pictures
National Geographic is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2013. Here is a selection of photographs published by the magazine and the stories behind them.
Newsonomics of the Digital-Only Paywall Parade
As 2013 begins, we see a new twist: Digital-only news and magazine sites and journalists are launching their own digital circulation strategies.
Ideas for the Future of Publishing Take Shape
Watching an industry in the throes of disruption – observing how certain firms react and adapt while others remain static – is invaluable for understanding the innovative process.
The Sub-Compact Digital-Only Knitting Magazine That Will Save Publishing
This is the time for periodicals that work equally well on the wider internet, but function seamlessly, with no learning curve, on a device.
Interview with Bonnier CEO Dave Freygang: Focus Is on Building Team and Digital Revenue
The Economist's Paul Rossi on Media Companies As Brands and Agencies
How The Atlantic, Fast Company and Mashable Made Custom Ads Pay Off
Hearst to Host Technology Event During NYFW
Brandweek Makes a Return
WSJ to Bow New Personal Finance Magazine
Parties at Golden Globes
The Atlantic’s Scientology Problem, Start to Finish
Survey Looks at Magazine Attitudes of Consumers Who Do/Don't Exercise Regularly
People Moves: Clune at Meredith's Big Communications; Monroe at Forbes Media
Ask. Me. Anything. NYT Media Columnist David Carr on Reddit
MPA's Information Services Director Sandy Jimenez Helps Launch Social Campaign to Save Community Bookstore
The Future of the Facebook News Feed
In Unlikely Comeback, Chrysler Is Outgaining Bigger Detroit Rivals
eMarketer: Digital Ad Growth to Remain Double-Digit
Brand Advertisers Coming to Mobile Despite Ineffective Rich Media Ads
Microsoft Launches “Next App Star” Competition for Windows Phone Developers
29 New Inspiring Responsive Designs on the Web
Learn how to distribute content across a variety of platforms in an informative webinar presented by CDS Global. Includes how to identify areas of content growth and building a plan for digital monetization. Free to MPA/ASME members.
ASME Best Cover Contest 2013 honors magazine covers published between January 1, 2012, and December 31, 2012, in 10 categories. Entry deadline: January 31.
Sign up for MPA-IMAG New Orleans by Jan. 28 for best rates at the only event exclusively for independent magazine media. May 20-22.
ASME Best Cover Contest 2013 honors magazine covers published between January 1, 2012, and December 31, 2012, in 10 categories. Entry deadline: January 31.
Sponsor Message
January 29, 2013
The Professor's LOFT
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February 07, 2013
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