The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, November 25, 2013

MPA Digital: TAP
Technology. Advancing Publishing. The only Conference where you will learn the latest, see it in action, and meet the agents of change driving magazine media's digital evolution. December 10.
Q&A with Meredith CEO Stephen Lacy on Allrecipes Magazine Launch
Meredith Corp. CEO Stephen Lacy discusses the company's acquisition of with Deirdre Bolton on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."
Twitter Helps 'Time' Mag Pick Person of the Year
Time magazine is teaming up with Twitter to choose its Person of the Year.Using Poptip to gather the tweets, the publication will be assessing tips from readers that contain the hashtag #TIMEPOY. The public has until Dec. 4 at 11:59 p.m. ET to get in their suggestions.
Chivas and Esquire Team Up with Jason Sudeikis for 'Gentlemen' Web Video Series
Chivas Regal is running its first-ever branded Web video series called "Brotherhood" through Dec. 15 on the new Esquire Network's website; the two-month-old NBC Universal initiative is looking to leverage the iconic magazine's brand in the world of cable TV and digital media.
Drones Offer Journalists a Wider View
“What drones give you is anywhere, anytime access to the sky,” said Chris Anderson, a former editor of Wired magazine who runs a drone company. “That perspective is something a journalist just wouldn't have unless he waited for officials, or hired a plane.”
The Bloomberg Effect: Fashion and the Mayor
Last Wednesday morning, a small clique of New York’s reigning power players gathered in the Meatpacking District offices of Diane von Furstenberg for the type of breakfast meeting that shapes cities, literally and figuratively. Terry J. Lundgren of Macy’s and Lew Frankfort of Coach were there, along with Andrew Rosen of Theory, Vera Wang, Anna Wintour, Hearst Magazine’s Michael Clinton and the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s Steven Kolb.
Hit Print
For those keeping score at the newsstand, dozens upon dozens of [new print magazines] have sprung up in the past few years. (Turns out a clever idea paired with a minimalist, bold font and heavy paper-stock can go a long way on Kickstarter.) Here, a magazine, journal, and quarterly for every urban surfer, font-lover, and cat lady.
Online Magazine Punch Celebrates Cocktails
Jessica Chastain Catches Sneaky Texter Off Guard in Vogue's Short Film
Why Celebrity Profiles Matter, Even When They Don't
Top Editor at Mental Floss Has Some Spicy Credentials
Why Are Advertisers Ignoring Golden Oldies?
Cyber Monday, Black Friday Still Create An Awareness
Polyvore Emerges as a Leader in Driving High-Value Retail Conversions
Email Is Now Just Another Stream
Hearst Names VP, National Sales and Key Accounts
Jennifer Cole Promoted At Southern Living Magazine
Instagram Trailer Teases 11 'New York Times Magazine' Short Films
National Geographic Traveler Magazine Announces Its 2014 Best of the World List
Top Toys of the Year for Christmas by FamilyFun Magazine
Dennis Rodman Named ‘Least Influential Celebrity’ By GQ Magazine
New York Magazine Charts Finke-Penske Ups, Downs
Bauer Unveils Digital Brand Aimed At 20-Something Wealthy Women
The Taunton Press Talks Content Optimization
The New York Times' Ad Revenues Depend on Video, Custom and Branded Content
Why The New York Times Needs To Think Less About Products And More About Relationships
Roger Staubach's Recalled LIFE Magazine Cover
If JFK Had Been Shot In The Social Media Era
AOL Pauses to Rethink Live Video Programming
TV Is Dying, And Here Are The Stats That Prove It
MAZ Digital Creates Infographic On Tablet Social Sharing
Amazon’s Next Kindle Paperwhite To Feature 300ppi Screen, Better Typography, Arrive Early Next Year
NBCU May Invest in AllThingsD Journalists
AP Names Brian Carovillano New Managing Editor For U.S. News
Journalism Schools Dig Deeper Into Videogames
Late entries in all NMA categories will be accepted until 5 p.m. EST, Tuesday, January 21, 2014, subject to late fees. Visit for more information.
We negotiate through life. It’s a critical skill that can determine your success in business and in personal pursuits. Join Regina Brooks, President and CEO, Serendipity Literary Agency, and learn how to master this complex dynamic in a workshop designed to break down and simplify effective negotiation techniques. Sign-up today!
Great presentations are always remembered. And great presenters are always invited back. Learn the basic tenets of high impact presenting: content packaging, presentation architecture and how to keep your audience’s attention and ensure optimum results. Join Amy Griggs Kliger, Pesentation Coach, Media Trainer, C3, and learn the techniques and skills you need to be a more effective magazine media pro. Space is limited; register today!
Come hear an all-star lineup of design and user experience experts, including Karen McGrane, author of Content Strategy for Mobile, for an in-depth look at the unique challenges that magazine media content creators face today. January 27, NYC.
Beyond Print delivers valuable information and proven advice for crossing the digital divide – from monetizing more content to thinking more like a retailer.
CDS Global: Monetizing the Digital Revolution
The thin line between “old school” TV and online streaming is blurred as both compete on an even playing field with both A-list talent and game-changing programming. Enter our November cover girls: the charismatic cast of Orange is the New Black.