The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, March 28, 2013

It's a Great Time to Be in Magazine Media
At Swipe 2.0 this morning, MPA's Mary Berner declared 6 reasons why there has never been a better time to work in magazine-branded media.
New York Magazine Launches Enhanced iPad App
Non-subscribers can buy single copies or monthly or yearly digital subscriptions, while existing print subscribers will get full access to the digital version for free.
Frank A. Bennack Jr. to Step Down, Steve Swartz to Succeed Him As CEO at Hearst
Mr. Bennack, chief executive of Hearst, leveraged titles like Cosmopolitan and Good Housekeeping to build the magazine and newspaper chain into a diversified company, Swartz's distinguished rise began in 1992, when he was the founding editor-in-chief of SmartMoney.
TIME’s Stengel: This Week's Covers "Symbolized the Love" in Marriage
“Some thought they were sensationalist and too in-your-face. Others felt the images were beautiful and symbolized the love that is at the heart of the idea of marriage. I agree with the latter, and I hope you do too.” wrote Stengel.
Esquire Ad Program Spans Continents
Health and ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” Partner to Motivate America to Shape Up
Motor Trend Channel Passes One Million Subscribers on YouTube
Bloomberg Businessweek's Cover: Samsung, King Of Smartphones
More on: Ariel Foxman Among Crain's 40 Under 40
Stuart Stevens Joins The Daily Beast
Stella Araya-Weil Named Parade Publisher
Hollywood Reporter Delivers a Leno Lollapalooza
More on: Flipboard's Curation Platform for Custom Magazines
Digital Magazine App Zinio Will Make Its Windows Phone Debut As a Nokia Lumia Exclusive
Digital Sun Runner Now Available Worldwide for Tablets & Smart Phones through Magzter
Digital Newspaper: Same Advertising Impact and So Much More inma Media Research Blog
Behind the Business Model of MailOnline, World's Biggest Newspaper Site
comScore: There Are More than 57 Million Tablet Owners
Where in the World Are Windows Phones Outselling iPhones?
As Sales Rise, Automakers Focus on the Luxurious
When Apps Attack: Industries Under Pressure
Twitter Ad Revenue to Near $1 Billion in 2014
BlackBerry Reports Surprise Profit After Cutting Expenses
White House Press Conferences Turn 100
Affluents Will Spend, with Optimism in Check
Digital's Share of Local Ad Spend Poised for Gains
Search Budgets Rise For Mobile, Total Search Spend Flat
Pharmaceuticals: Why Ad Spending’s Ailing
Google Gets Mixed Ruling in Android Privacy Case
Report: Global Media Shift, Online Tops Offline Usage
New USPS Legislation: A Short Term Fix
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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 29, 2013
Partnerships have become an integral part of the magazine media landscape. Execs from Active Interest Media and Ogden Pubs will discuss how partnerships are developed, benefits to both, and problems encountered and solved.
April 02, 2013
MPA Board Room
Join Zeke Koch of Adobe as he walks attendees through the latest features and enhancements through the latest features and enhancements to Adobe DPS (v.25), a sneak peek at this summer's release (v.26), and how DPS and Adobe Analytics combine to give publishers insights into analytics and engagement like never before.
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.
June 10 - 12, 2013
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
Retail Marketplace 2013 tackles the most important challenges in retail across the supply chain for print magazines -- driving sales, leveraging change, creating new opportunities and connecting with consumers.

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