The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, October 4, 2013

Celebrating 125 Years: National Geographic's Pioneering Women Photographers
A new exhibit at the National Geographic Museum in Washington, D.C. highlights the work of women photographers at National Geographic magazine, as the title celebrates 125 years of publication.
New Newsweek Aims to Take Back Its "Must Read" Status
"We're trying to put deep reporting in Newsweek and more news in Newsweek," said the 55-year-old during a phone interview, in which he characterized his mandate thusly: "Turning Newsweek back into an indispensable read, not an optional read."
Facebook Reveals Ad Plans for Instagram, While Twitter Says Vine Will Stay Ad-Free
"We want these ads to be enjoyable and creative in much the same way you see engaging, high-quality ads when you flip through your favorite magazine," said Instagram in a blog post.
Editorial Unease Rises As Content Ad Links Proliferate
Ben Williams, New York Magazine editorial director, wrote , “The revenue doesn’t justify the downsides (aesthetics, sending readers elsewhere) for us.”
LIFE Magazine Photographer Bill Eppridge, 1938-2013
Eppridge, 75, died Thursday in a Danbury, Conn. hospital after a short illness, according to his wife, Adrienne Aurichlo.
TIME Cover: Majority Rule
People Magazine Profiles The Guardian of Golden Gate
More on Meredith, Scripps Readying "Boatload" of New Web Series
More on Domino's Come Back
The Onion's Digital Strategy Is No Laughing Matter
Q&A: Glam's CEO Samir Arora on Brand Building in Today’s Changing Market
Actually Fixing the Newsstand: Part 1
160-Year-Old Magazine Finds New Life Through Penn State Digitization
The New Online Advertising Is Rich in Scientific Method
Yahoo Sued for Scanning Emails to Target Ads
How Twitter’s Ad Business Went from Zero to $500 Million in Less Than Four Years
Shift Happens, Prepare to Be Disrupted
Do Chevy Execs See a Future with Google Glass?
Infographic: Don't Get Caught in Consumers' Web of Data
Commentary: Get Money -How to Scam Big Brand Ad Budgets
Forecast: Middling Holidays Ahead
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October 22 - 23, 2013
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