The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Food Mags Serve-Up Ads in March
This latest "minfographic" depicts robust ad activity for food magazines in March 2013, plus an abundance of social media activity.
Meredith Helps Hallmark Get "Better"
The Hallmark Channel and Meredith Corp. have struck a syndication deal giving the cable TV channel access to "The Better Show" for its lineup of daytime lifestyle programming.
What Bookstore Closings Mean for Niche Mags
Niche publishers like Ogden Publications has seen growth in home improvement centers and farm stores, and online sales of print subscriptions are booming, said publisher Bryan Welch.
The Swimsuit Model Shepherd
M. J. Day, senior editor of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, herds a photo crew, and swimsuit models, on seven continents.
Stengel: The Next 90 Years of TIME
Celebrating the TIME's 90th annivesary, Managing Editor Richard Stengel takes a minute to talk about the bright future for the iconic magazine.
InStyle Appoints Melissa Rubini Style Director
Women's Health Mag Partners with Birchbox for April Edition
The Atlantic Builds Out Its "Big Data" Plan
Time Out Publishes Trio of Covers Using Readers' Photos for 45th Anniversary
Dennis Publishing Invests in Contentment Multiplatform Start-Up
Calm Down, Marco: Micropublishing Is About More Than Just The Magazine
Stephen Jones Unveils "A Magazine" He Edited
A Look at Content Marketing Strategies, Intel and Wired's Partnership, and More
Opinion: Do We Still Need a Black Media?
Industry Effort to Improve Web Ad Metrics Goes Nowhere
ABC Networks Will Offer Guarantees to Advertisers Across Platforms
Amazon Expands Its Mobile Ad Network
Clone Wars Roil App World
Experts Share Dos and Don'ts for Building an App
Android, iOS Dominate Smartphones, Tablets Gain Ground
Facebook to Nick Bilton (and Everyone Else): Seriously, There's No Pay to Play Scheme Here
On Mar. 28, The Atlantic's M. Scott Havens outlines current and future plans to weave the notion of the magazine brand as “platform” into each of its product lines, connecting users to content when, where and how they choose.
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.
To commemorate ASME's 50th anniversary this year, the editors' group is compiling four lists of the most notable achievements in magazine journalism in the last half century. Nominations are now open.
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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