The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, May 3, 2013

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Congratulations to the winners of this year’s National Magazine Awards! View the winners gallery, plus slideshow starring actress Allison Williams, supermodel Miranda Kerr and Dr. Oz.
New York Is Magazine of the Year at National Magazine Awards 2013
The winners of the 2013 National Magazine Awards were announced last night. New York was named Magazine of the Year. The Atlantic, New York and Texas Monthly each won two awards; National Geographic won four.
Magazine Media Excellence Knows No Bounds
Winners of last night's National Magazine Awards included both longtime industry stalwarts such as National Geographic, The Atlantic, and New York Magazine along with recent scrappy startups like digital-only Pitchfork.
British Vogue to Launch Miss Vogue
Hearst Gets Its Million Digital Subscribers
National Geographic Making Data Accessible to Cable Audiences
Condé Entertainment Previews Video Channels for Vogue, Wired and Vanity Fair
ASME Cover Winners Announced
Esquire Reveals Five Classic Heroes Covers for Latest Issue
New Science Magazine Shakes Up Publishing Model
Self, Jennifer Aniston Host Yoga Book Party
Net-a-porter Hosting Pre-Met Party
Recently Launched New Tablet Editions
Dark Google Vexes Publishers
Paper: Effectively Managing the Biggest Cost Center
CFDA, Vogue to Launch 'Americans in China' Program
Howard Kurtz Leaves Daily Beast, Stays on at CNN
Deborah Way Named Deputy Editor of Oprah Magazine
Martha Stewart Attends Luncheon at the Central Park Conservancy
Deanna Brown Joins E-Singles Site Byliner as President
ALM's Aric Press Promoted to New Corporate EIC Role
Huffington Post Brings Rapid-Response Native Ads to the Homepage
Publishers Scramble for a New Model
Mobile Path to Purchase Starting at Searches Becomes Clearer
Study Shows Native Ads Outperform Banners...Mostly
New Instagram Feature Allows Users to Tag Brands
Mobile Ads Jump in 1st Q; Presage Rest of Year
LinkedIn Pivoting From One-Off Marketing Deals to Content-Based Ads
Barnes & Noble Integrating Google Play Into Nook HD and Nook HD+ Tablets
Facebook Gives Developers and Brands Ability to Target Consumers
First iPhone 'Becomes Obsolete' Next Month
In First Year-Over-Year Look, Facebook Posts $400M Revenue Gain in Q1
LinkedIn Falls 11% on Lower Projected Q2 Earnings
U.S. Economy Adds 165,000 Jobs; Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.5 Percent
The Washington Post Co. Earnings decline; Revenue Sees Slight Increase
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Representative Pat Tiberi (R-OH), who addressed Magazine Media execs at last week’s annual Washington Day, stated that he’s on our side with respect to the continued deductibility of advertising expenses, but urges MPA to remain vigilant.
Don Peschke, Founder/President, August Homes Publishing, reveals why IMAG 2013 is a can’t-miss conference for brand innovators. May 20-22.
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.

With summer approaching fast, we all fall prey to the convenient temptation of fast food whether on the go, or traveling on vacation. Reader's Digest's Lauren Gelman takes a look at so-called "Healthy" fast food in order to help us all avoid some deceptively healthy-sounding offerings from fast food chains.