The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Magazine Covers Still Matter Because Understanding the World Is Valuable
The reason we see publications that were born online, Pitchfork, or The Awl for example, gravitating toward digital magazines, is because issue-based content can offer a cohesion of thought and design that the web struggles with.
With Help of New Ads, Netflix of Magazines Eyes 100,000 Subscribers
Next Issue Media, the mobile app often described as the Netflix of magazines, is trying to introduce itself to a wider audience this holiday season with a marketing campaign that includes TV commercials on 21 cable networks, the company said.
Forbes Is LinkedIn’s Most Shared Publisher
All digital shares are important to a publisher’s bottom line, but unlike gif-heavy topics lists or gimmicky viral stories that often dominate Facebook and Twitter feeds, LinkedIn shares often translate to more thoughtful content engagement. Forbes dominates the field as October’s most shared publisher on LinkedIn with more than 220,000 total shares.
David Remnick Speaks to N.Y.U. Students: Laments Cultural Serfdom for Young Writers
“There’s a whole wave of websites,” Remnick said optimistically, addressing the magazine program at New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. “How to get published online is one question. How to get paid, how to make a living — which I have had to do; no rich boy was I — that’s an entirely different and more complicated question.”
Bill Gates Is Now a Magazine Editor
Wired magazine handed over its December issue to rookie guest editor Bill Gates, who helped to curate an issue focused on innovation to cure disease, save lives and end poverty.
'Harper's' Magazine Launches Its First App
The Atlantic is Kicking off a Series of Interactive Author Talks via Interactive Event Platform Shindig
Can Vice Build YouTube’s First Huge News Channel?
The Hollywood Reporter Breaks Out New Style Vertical
Friedenberg Named CEO of IDG Communications Worldwide
Promotions Seen at Meredith Corp.
Marie Claire Senior Fashion Editor, Zanna Roberts Rassi, Will Judge New Fashion Competition Series
Glamour Names Jillian Davison Fashion Director
The Expansion of "Shoppable" Technology Simplifies the Marriage of Content and Commerce
Eric Schmidt Joins The Economist Board
Chris Hughes Says The New Republic’s Web Traffic Has Tripled
Why Technology Will Usher in a New Era of Storytelling
Politico Magazine Launches Online
Sensory Data To Support Mobile Ad Services in 2014
Viral Journalism and the Valley of Ambiguity
Standards, Not Closed Ad Networks, Will Drive Industry Progress
ChargeAds Launches Private Marketplace Platform for Publishers
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CDS Global: Monetizing the Digital Revolution
November 19, 2013
The law is changing as fast as your job description. Are you keeping up? Join us on November 19 for ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors.

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