The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, March 4, 2013

A Bright Spot: Toiletries and Cosmetics
Across the 190 MPA member titles analyzed by MediaRadar, an ad sales intelligence company, toiletries and cosmetics was up 5%. GroupM's George Janson lends some perspective.
Condé Nast International Takes Stake in
2013 is shaping up to be a big year for Conde Nast in the world of European e-fashion investments: this is the third investment announced in the last month.
Arnold Schwarzenegger Returns to Magazine Editing
The former Mr. Olympia will lend his personal and professional insights via monthly columns for American Media, Inc. publications "Muscle & Fitness" and "Flex."
A Decade of Growth and Change at Yoga Journal
After 10 years with Yoga Journal, seven of them as editor-in-chief, Kaitlin Quistgaard has decided to follow her bliss onward to the next project. She looks back at her tenure.
Revenue Ideas for Niche Magazine Publishers
Attendees at a publishing event share the best 50 revenue-generating strategies that niche magazines can leverage, from hiring young interns to hosting VIP parties.
4 Ways Publishers Are Winning with Digital Subscriptions
Foreign Affairs Hits Record Circ
Entertainment Weekly to Launch SiriusXM Channel
Sam's Club Launches Its Healthy Living Customer Magazine into Apple Newsstand N
Forbes' Media "Billionaires"
On the Newsstand: Tattoo Magazines
Jane Pratt Launches Beauty Site xoVain
Forbes' Levein Comments on Programmatic
IAB Post Mortem: Deep Industry Divide on Native Ads
At the IAB Annual: Five C's of the Digital Future
SoDA Survey Finds 55% Marketers Will Increase Digital Budgets
Kohl's, Sans Chief Marketer, Plans to Boost TV, Digital Ad Spending
Marketers Remain a Focus for Policymakers
Why Do Not Track Faces an Uphill Road
Apps Rocket Toward $25 Billion in Sales
The Evolving Economics of the App
Is "Freemium" the Answer?
If You’re Worried About Likes, Avoid Posting to Facebook from Twitter
USPS Launches New Flat-Rate Sampling Program Called Simple Samples
USPS, Amid Some Bright Signs, Loses $437 Million in January
Wealthier Households Carry the Spending Load
Sports Illustrated will present never before seen photos, videos from the 2013 Swimsuit Edition at Swipe 2.0 (Mar. 28 | NYC). Last year's event was a sellout--register today!
Mark your calendars for this year's AMC - Magazine Media Conference, taking place Oct. 22-23 in New York City. Details to come.
Mark your calendars for this year's AMC - Magazine Media Conference, taking place Oct. 22-23 in New York City. Details to come.
Swipe 2.0 will kick off with a VIP networking reception on Mar. 27, featuring specialty drinks from NYC top shelf bartender Lucinda Sterling (right), who was spotlighted in the pages of DETAILS. Begin connecting with speakers, sponsors and attendees to the beats of DJ Vida.
March 19, 2013
The Professor's LOFT
Join ASME NEXT at our next monthly open-bar event for junior-level print and web journalists, and hear what BuzzFeed EIC Ben Smith has to say about getting in and moving up the masthead.
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.
May 20 - 22, 2013
Loews New Orleans Hotel
The #1 conference for independent Magazine Media publishers to share best practices, explore multi-platform solutions and discuss innovative strategies for growing Magazine Media brands.

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