The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, June 21, 2013

Peter Diamandis, Influential Magazine Executive Dies at 81
A former MPA Chairman, Diamandis rose to the pinnacle of the magazine world as the head of the CBS Magazine Group in the 1980s.
This Week in Magazines: Conde Nast Taps Livefyre for Social Engagement
Condé Nast has signed a deal with Livefyre to turn the magazine publisher’s digital properties into social hubs for Livefyre’s StreamHub platform among other happenings this week.
Southern Living Magazine Launches Hotel Collection
Southern Livingis putting its stamp of approval on a group of one-of-a-kind, upscale independent hotels with its new Southern Living Hotel Collection, the magazine announced today.
Cookies & Spinach? April's Not Foolin'
Sara Gentzler, interning at Parents magazine, offers a touching portrait of April Castillo, an unlikely and inspiring young athlete.
Airline's Print Ad Actually Flies
10 Statistics Magazine Publishers Should Keep in Mind
minfographic: Fashion & Fitness Mags Pinterest Performance
More on The Atlantic's Ideas Annual
Roll Call Nixes Friday Print Edition
People Moves at Food Network Magazine and Quartz
Michael Hastings Was Researching Jill Kelley Case Before Death
Australia's Galley Club to Host "Myth-Busting" Publishing Guru BoSacks in Sydney
George Lois and Lee Clow on the Simple, Complicated Future of Advertising: Chasing the Idea in a New World
The Trouble with Kickstarter
Google Heightens Focus on Attribution Metrics for Marketers
Facebook Adds 15-Second Videos for Instagram, Brands Sign on
Smartphones And Tablets Have Revolutionized Consumer Connections
For Driving Engagement, Digital Video Ads Beat TV By a Wide Margin
Boomers Drive TV Viewing, Millennials Push Tech
Americans Worked Less, Watched More TV in 2012
Reaching Millennials Via Search, Social, Mobile
Brands Must Push Real-Time Ads to Stay Relevant
Media Empires Are Becoming More Focused, and Shareholders Like It
CMOs Lack Knowledge to Measure Customer Experience
DAA Bashes New Cookie-Blocking Initiative
Apple Antitrust Trial Ends; Ruling Could Be Broad
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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.
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