The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Time Warner Announces Spinoff of Magazine Business
The company said it would make Time Inc. an independent company after a deal with Meredith Corporation fell through.
House Tells Postal Service to Keep Six-Day Delivery
The legislation passed the House 267 to 151, with 137 Democrats voting against it. The measure now moves to the Senate.
IDG’s Social Research Reveals User Platform Preferences and Expectations
IDG Research Services released results from The Echo Effect : Understanding the Value of Tech Buyers, in which more than 3,100 visitors to IDG technology websites such as PCWorld, Macworld, CIO, and Computerworld, participated.
Conde Nast Creates Digital Catalysts to Link Advertisers to Readers
“We’re mining the benefits of our renowned print legacy,” said Lou Cona, chief marketing officer at Condé Nast. The media company “is in the enviable position of possessing valuable data about very influential consumers, including coveted information on luxury product preferences.”
Lucky, Vanity Fair, Martha Stewart Weddings, Allure Among Magazines with "Awesome" Pinterest Accounts
Fortune Debuts TOC: Trusted Original Content
A Day in the Life of a Digital Editor, 2013
Q&A with Michael Rooney, CRO Wall Street Journal, on the Launch of WSJ’s New Print Magazine
Savitz to Leave Forbes
Magazine Content Lives on, Even if the Website Doesn’t
Magzter Wants to Be the YouTube of Magazines
More on Next Issue's Magazine Apps move to Windows 8
Publishers Raising Digital Sub Prices, Paywalls Pay Off
Multiple Screens Force Ad Industry To Revamp Rich Media Ads
Native Advertising and the Role of "Brand Editors"
New In-App Ad Rules, Nielsen Debuts Mobile Brand Effect
At Media Summit: Improving Ad Performance through Collaboration, Quality
First Release Of Actual TV Buying Data Shows It's Still Madison Ave's Alpha Medium (But Oh The Oprah Effect)
Top Brands Face Dips In Favorability Scores
Riley Named President, World Federation Of Advertisers
Facebook News Feed Draws More Criticism
Apple: No, the App Store Is Not a Monopoly
Android Slips, iOS Gains in US Share
Scott Dougall, Director, Digital Publishing, for Google, shares how magazines are connecting with readers on every channel; from web, to video, to digital editions and beyond. Scott will focus on company’s approach to working with magazine brands, and leveraging Google’s reach to deliver the content that user’s love, and create revenue opportunities for publishers on virtually every platform. Join us March 28.
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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