The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

National Magazine Award Finalists Announced
Condé Nast, Hearst, and Time Inc. were among the leaders in total number of nominations. Among single titles, National Geographic, Bon Appétit, New York, GQ, and The New Yorker scored multiple nods. First-time nominees included Mental Floss, Pitchfork, HGTV Magazine, Afar, Byliner, and Bullett.
The MPA takes a Swipe at the Future of Magazines
Bob Sacks reviews Swipe 2.0, highlighting many of the speakers and panelists' perspectives on the evolving magazine media space.
Forbes' Sponsored Content Bet Pays Off
Digital dollars make up half of total ad revenue: Since launching its BrandVoice in 2010, Forbes has become a leader in native advertising.
Esquire Takes Fossil Watches Global with Content-Centric Campaign
With an eight-page mini-mag pullout in the April 2013 Esquire's US, UK, China and Hong Kong editions, Fossil is targeting luxury markets in four nations.
Q&A with Martha Stewart
The founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia also chats about being a global mother figure, her hipster following—and the one product she'll never put her name on.
The Atlantic, The New Yorker, and Bon Appetit Among Diner's Journal Picks
Sunset to Build 2013 Idea Houses in Seabrook, WA, the Magazine’s First-Ever Sunset "Idea Town"
Flipboard’s Self-Curation Enabled 100,000 Magazines in 24 hours
At the Intersection of Hyper-Local Digital and Regional Magazine Publishers
April Fool's Story: Donald Trump Looks to Buy CQ Roll Call
Teen Vogue Taps Justin Bieber for May Cover
Creative: Weight Watchers, Slim-Fast Ditch Diet-Only Focus in Print Ads
National Geographic Society CEO Fahey to Retire in 1 Year
Condo to Dress Up Esquire Network
Jack Laschever and Tom Davis Promoted at Forbes
Former Wired Editor Thomas Goetz Takes EIR Role at Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Jackson, O'Hanlon Join Pacific Standard
Remembering Paul Williams, Founder of Influential Rock Magazine Crawdaddy
Queens Literature Lovers Plan Public Writing to Support New Magazine
Columbia Looks Ahead in an Age of Disruption
Columbia Publishes "100 Great Stories" List
Glam Media Is Releasing Its First Print Book
As Android tablets grow, publishers struggle to match the iPad experience
The Irrelevance of Banner Ads
Sizing Up Mobile Use By Form Factor
Google Increases Smartphone Share
Amazon Purchase of Goodreads Book-Review Site Irks Authors Group
Is the Nook on Its Deathbed?
Digg Has Grown 93% Over The Past 12 Months
Retailers Expecting Explosive Mobile Growth This Year, Focusing on Apps
Youth Flocking to Mobile Messaging Apps, May Threaten Facebook
Facebook Is In Danger Of Becoming Yahoo! Because Advertisers Don't Understand "Social"
Automakers Hit the Gas on Marketing Spending
CPG Brands Up the Mobile App Ante
Things Brands Should Know About RTB
ANA: Brands Continue to Focus on Cost, Spending Less
Google’s Unified Privacy Policy Triggers Co-ordinated Enforcement Action, Threats of Fines in 6 European Countries
Through this week, ASME is posting entries to this year’s cover competition on Facebook. Featuring GQ in the “Most Delicious” category. Invite your colleagues and readers to “like” their favorites.
At Swipe 2.0, MPA's Mary Berner declared 6 reasons why there has never been a better time to work in magazine-branded media.
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.
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.


The New Yorker's Ken Auletta asks "Can a disgraced Wall Street analyst earn trust as a journalist?"