The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, May 20, 2013

Forbes Ups Its Native Advertising with “BrandVoice”
With the same publishing platform used by its staff and its network of 1,000 contributors, is increasing branded content in the form of articles published on brands’ microsites. The company is publishing about eight articles a day and is expanding into branded video projects, according to Mike Perlis, President and CEO of Forbes Media.
Rodale Launches the First Online Shopping Portal Specializing in Handpicked Luxury and Sustainably Sourced Goods combines the expertise of its healthy, active living brands that include Men’s Health, Women’s Health, Prevention, Bicycling, Runner’s World and Organic Gardening, to bring together beautiful, sophisticated, responsibly sourced products in one place.
P&G Launches Major ROI Review
Procter & Gamble, the U.S.'s largest ad spender, is embarking on a major review of how it measures the impact of that $5 billion-plus annual outlay.
Tweets from the MPA IMAG Conference in New Orleans
If you couldn't make it down to New Orleans for the most important gathering of independent publishers of the season, find out what you're missing in 140 characters or less by following #imagconf on Twitter.
At the Newsstand: Magazine Recommendations for Memorial Day
The Economist, New Yorker, and WIRED Apps Get Upgrades for iPhone 5 and iOS6
Grind Media's Aaron Carrera Shreds on Social
Men's Health Celebrates Annual Grooming Awards
ITP to Publish Conde Nast Traveler Middle East
Seventeen Promotes Carissa Rosenberg Tozzi to Entertainment/Special Projects Director
People Moves at Hearst, at Powder
Guideposts President/CEO Richard Hopple Retires
Longtime Writers Out at The Village Voice
Responsive Design Aims to Solve the Multiscreen Dilemma
The Price of Original Content
Will "Digital Ethnic Cleansing" Be Part of the Internet's Future?
Majority of US Mobile Consumers Use Devices to Comparison Shop
Google Glass: Display Ads Are a No-Go on Gadget, So Agencies and Marketers Must Dream Bigger
Leaked Memo Shows Barnes & Noble Bringing Web Browser and Email to Simple Touch E-Readers in June
Is a Yahoo-Owned Tumblr More Attractive to Brands?
How an IPO Changed Facebook from Insurgent to Media Conglomerate
This Summer Could Be the Breakthrough in Mobile Advertising
Morgan Stanley: YouTube May Be Worth $20 Billion by 2020
Microsoft's New Xbox Girds for a Smartphone/Tablets Battle
Publishers Are to Blame for Data Leaks
Join fellow junior editors as they welcome the new class of ASME interns and celebrate the beginning of summer at the ASME Next summer bash. (June 6 | NYC)
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May 20 - 22, 2013
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May 21 - 22, 2013
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June 10 - 12, 2013
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