The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, June 17, 2013

David Carey on the Power and Future of Printed Magazines
In the second of five mini-series interviews with top magazine media executives, the president of Hearst Magazines David Carey talks about the future and power of print magazines and magazine media.
The Real Meat and Meaning of the PBAA-MPA
Part 2 of industry watchdog and pundit Bob Sacks’ recap of Retail Marketplace 2013. In this edition: POS, SBT, how editors move the needle at retail and supermarket trends.
National Geographic Celebrates 125 Years
At the gala, special awards were presented to James Cameron, Alex Trebek, BASE jumper Felix Baumgartner, philanthropist Howard Buffet and oceanographer Sylvia Earle.
Kraft Salad Dressing Print Ad Gets Best Present Ever: A Slap from One Million Moms
Kraft's saucy ad campaign (via ad agency Being) for its Zesty Italian salad dressing launched in early April, but it's taken a rebuke from One Million Moms to give it a sudden enormous boost of visibility.
Around the World in an Eight-Hour Day
Colleen Connolly, interning at Smithsonian magazine describes her first week in the office.
Ralph Graves, Editor of LIFE, Dies at 88
Martha Stewart Living Brand to Redesign Magazine and Website
Martha Talks Twitter Tactics at Cannes Ads Festival
New York Magazine Prepares Its Annual Best Doctors Issue
Amy Maclin Named O, The Oprah Magazine, Executive Editor
Connie Anne Phillips Moves to Glamour
Bloomberg View Hires Megan McArdle
National Journal’s Global Security Newswire Promotes Elaine Grossman to Executive Editor
More on Meredith Corp's Augmented Reality App
More on The Atlantic Launching Atlantic Weekly iPad, iPhone Magazine
More on Bauer Launching New Titles in Fall
A One-Million Subscriber Database Puts Northstar Travel Media in the B-to-C Business
Washington Examiner to Go Digital, -and also Become Weekly Print Magazine
Marc Jacobs’s Dog Guest Edits Love Magazine
The PR World’s Play for Content Marketing Clout
Glam Media Adds Bloggers to Form Glam Premier Program
Apple Revamps iOS 7, App Changes Benefit Marketers
Can BuzzFeed Be Stopped?
The Danger of Journalism that Moves too Quickly Beyond Fact
Big News Forges Its Own Path
How Adland's Vicious Billing Cycle Is Costing Everyone
Still a Moderate Outlook for Ad Spending, Despite the Many Promising Signs for the Economy
Regional Economic Woes Drag Down Worldwide Total Media Ad Spend Growth
The association, working with a coalition of mailing groups, has issued a statement in opposition to a possible USPS rate hike, which can be as high as 10 percent.
MPA is producing a three-part summer publishing education series for mid-to-senior-level Magazine Media professionals, featuring Sean Bumgarner, Design Director, Platform & Devices, Condé Nast. This breakfast series will give you an inside look at virtually every aspect of the digital magazine business. July, NYC. Sign up today.
The 2013 Yale Publishing Course—Leadership Strategies in Magazine & Digital Publishing (July 14-19)—tackles the most important issues facing publishers in this time of ever-accelerating change.

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