The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

The Doctor is in...the Magazine Business
MPA's Mary Berner assesses the industry's vital signs and finds that the Magazine Media business is in good health. Just ask Dr. Oz.
Joe Ripp Returns to Time Inc.
Ripp worked at Time Warner for nearly 20 years before leaving in 2004. He comments on his appointment as CEO of Time Inc.
Discover’s New Look
If a cross country move and a new staff weren’t enough change for Discover, the science magazine unveils a redesign.
The Royal Baby: Boon for Magazines, Less So for Television
Celebrity weekly magazines will soon be proud parents of a bouncing baby sales bump with their inevitable royal baby issues. Television news' benefit, however, is less certain.
Fortune 500 Adopts Social Media
Jet Magazine Stays Compact, but With a New Design
Forbes to Launch Hungarian Edition
Magazine Publishes Previously Unreleased Short Story by Joseph Heller
More on Nate Silver and ESPN's Reboot of
Q&A with the Co-Founders of Bust Magazine
The Hollywood Reporter Names New Digital GM
Lady Gaga Gets Naked for V Magazine
New Digital Mag Blot Doesn't Want to be a Stain on New York's Media Landscape
Flipboard Brings Its Mobile Magazines to the Web
Multiscreen Availability Key to Successful Subscription Content
How Native Ad Campaigns Are Shaping Up
Comic Book Publishers Cash In on a Digital Revolution
Programmatic or Premium? You Should Be Using Both
Ads Undercut Customer Internet Satisfaction
Ad-Tracking Tool Increases Sites' CPM, Aids Brand Marketers
Yahoo Loses Its Media Head, as Mickie Rosen Ankles from Company
Could Samsung Ditch Android? -Unlikely
Google's Himax Chip Investment Will Impact Online Ad Industry
Gmail’s New Email Ads Aren’t Actually New, and Aren’t Even Real Emails
Commercial-Skipping? Slow It Down with Engaging Content
iTunes Surpasses 1 Billion Podcast Subscribers
ASME's junior editors are hosting a special ASME NEXT Talks open bar tonight at Nolita hotspot The Musket Room. Featuring invaluable advice on moving up the masthead from Saveur editor James Oseland. We're taking rezzies until 5pm today, so sign up now! (No onsite registration.)
Don’t miss MPA’s digital training course on Sept. 18, where industry experts from Condé Nast, Hearst and Time Inc. will cover the framework for understanding the mechanics, vocabulary and processes of digitizing magazine media. Find out some of the key titles registered and learn why you should sign up today.
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