The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, February 1, 2013

There's Gold in Luxury Ads
Conde Nast, Hearst Magazines, Time Inc. and Rodale all expect a rise in ad pages sold in their magazines for the first quarter, as high-end fashion brands find a ripe audience in U.S. magazines.
Rodale Brands Hit 5-Year Ad Page High
Chris Lambiase, senior vice president and group publisher for Rodale Inc., details the company’s strategy—from ad page growth to face-to-face events.
This Year, All Publishers Go Mobile
This year will be a seminal one, marking the first time 100% of publishers will format their content for mobile, according to an AAM survey of 210 media companies in North America.
New Yorker to Launch New Online Verticals
The New Yorker is continuing its digital expansion with the launch of two new channels—one dedicated to Science and Technology and the other to Business—in the coming months.
E-Commerce for Magazine Brands: Essential New Revenue Stream or a Waste of Time?
Consumer Confidence in Mobile Commerce at All Time High
Texas Monthly: TJ Tucker's Tour of the Redesign. Part 2
Google and Dennis Publishing on the Unstoppable March of Programmatic Advertising
The Battle of the Literary Magazines
W Reduces Frequency, Ups Digital Focus
Martha Stewart to Launch New Show on Sirius XM Stars
The Atlantic Hires Three, Makes Editorial Changes
Michael Kuntz Named Popular Mechanics Publisher
Health Moves: Shape, Health, Cooking Light...
Lifestyle Moves: Vogue, Lucky...
People on the Move: Quartz, Scholastic Parent & Child
Introducing the "iPad Pro"
FTC Gives App Developers New Privacy Guidelines, Suggests "Do Not Track" for Mobile
After Adding Online Privacy Protections, F.T.C. Chief Resigns
Sam Syed, Creative Director, Popular Science, shares the secrets to creating magazine apps readers love, and won’t break your brand’s bank account. NYC, March 27-28.
Attend the Feb. 6 MPA Research Committee meeting for the first comprehensive look at findings from a benchmark study on consumer attitudes toward e-newsstands. Email for details.
Join a must-attend conference that tackles today’s most important issues at retail – driving sales, leveraging change and creating new opportunities. Philadelphia, June 10-12.
ASME is sponsoring a scholarship to attend the @YalePubCourse, 7/14-19 for publishing professionals. Apply by 3/15
Sponsor Message
February 07, 2013
In an ever-evolving media landscape, media companies are expected to distribute content from their brands across a variety of channels, platforms, websites, apps, print and more. During this webinar learn how to succeed in today’s disruptive environment, prioritize digital efforts and gain new customers in doing so.
March 28, 2013
Grand Hyatt New York
Come hear the world's most noted publishers, tech experts, financial pros and media pioneers as they share what's new - and what's next - in magazine media technology at the Swipe 2.0 Conference taking place at the Grand Hyatt New York, March 27-28, 2013.

AARP The Magazine: And the winners for best picture, actor (and more) are ...