The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Rodale Reporters Switch Gears at Blast Site
For Runner's World and Running Times, the Boston Marathon is like the Super Bowl. After the blasts, their team switched gears from feature stories about race results to gathering information about the blasts.
Time, Sports Illustrated's Boston Marathon Coverage
Time magazine to release tablet-only issue dedicated to the Boston explosions this Thursday. Sports Illustrated managed to get coverage into print.
People Courts New Audiences With Online Chat
In an effort to expand content offerings, the brand has begun edging deeper into the general lifestyle category with the introduction of a new editorial project that rolled out last week.
Magazines Make Web-Based Print Comeback
Only newspapers have been given up for dead more often than magazines. But though their print cousins continue to lose advertising, some magazine publishers are trumpeting a turnaround few could have foreseen.
Outside Launches the “OutsideLIVE” App Showcasing First Interactive Issue
Evan Williams’ Medium Acquires Long-Form Journalism Site Matter
Prodigy Releases New Interactive Tablet Magazine for Swiss Chalet Fine Foods
Tesco to Pay Dearly to Leave United States
The Atlantic is Going to Launch a Paid Content Offering Soon
Bon Appétit Magazine Names 10 Best U.S. Hotels For Food
One-Third of the Guardian’s Readers are American, US Traffic up 37%
Men's Health March Newsstand Sales More Than Other Men's Lifestyle Magazines Combined
How We Got More Than Even With New York Magazine
Schneps Communications Buys Glossy BORO Magazine
The Verge Launches Science Vertical, Katie Drummond as Editor
Peggy Northrop Named Sunset EIC
Jay Cheshes Signs Off As Time Out’s Restaurant Critic
Jody Rosen Joins New York as Pop Critic
Catching Up With Dave Zinczenko
Joe Zeff Design in its Newest App 'The People in the Steeple'
Prince Charles to Guest-Edit British Magazine
Digital Advertising Reaches a Record $36.6 Billion in 2012
Google Releases Details About Glass for App Developers
Alloy Digital Acquires Digital Broadcasting Group
1.2 Million Smart Watches to Ship This Year
Facebook Tops All Global Brands
Global Product-Placement Deals Rise, U.S. Ad Spend Up 11%
IAB: Mobile Advertising Skyrocketed 111% Last Year
Danger of a "Tipping Point" in Media Agency Business
iPad 5 ‘Will Debut on June 18’
Amazon's Ad Platform Being Shaped by Utility and Speed
One in Four Teens Use a Cell Phone to Get Online, Only 15 Percent Adults
Which Enhanced Tablet Ads Get the Highest Marks?
New Keyword Targeting Lets Twitter Ads Chase Purchase Intent
A Facebook Fan Is Worth $174, Researcher Says
IMAG 2013 (May 20-22, New Orleans) offers insights-packed sessions on topics like evolving digital subscription models, featuring companies like America's Test Kitchen.
Check out event highlights from Swipe 2.0, which featured speakers like James McQuivey from Forrester, who advises publishers to "partner promiscuously" in the age of disruption.
The category winners and ultimate "Cover of the Year" will be revealed at the ASME Annual Meeting on May 1. Open to ASME members as well as non-members.
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May 01, 2013
3 West Club
Register now to attend the ASME Annual Meeting with Chris Hughes, publisher and editor in chief of The New Republic. Co-founder of Facebook and digital strategist for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, Hughes will speak candidly on the future of media. Plus—find out who wins the ASME Best Cover Contest. Lunch is $95 for ASME members. Non-members are also invited.
May 02, 2013
New York Marriott Marquis
Tickets are available now for the annual dinner on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the New York Marriott Marquis
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.

Along individual subway lines, earnings range from poverty to considerable wealth. The interactive infographic here charts these shifts, using data on median household income, from the U.S. Census Bureau.