The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, January 24, 2014

Mailing Industry Appeals to Court to Overturn Postal Rate Hike Increase Goes Into Effect Jan. 26
Three days before the U.S. Postal Service's rate hike goes into effect, the mailing industry filed an appeal with the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C. The MPA-Association of Magazine Media, Direct Marketing Association, the Newspaper Association of America and 13 other groups filed the appeal Thursday.
Bloomberg L.P. is ‘totally committed’ to Print
Justin Smith has been taking a close look inside every nook and cranny of Bloomberg Media Group since becoming chief executive officer of Bloomberg L.P.'s consumer-facing division roughly four months ago.He set up his desk on the fifth floor of the company's Lexington Avenue headquarters, home of Bloomberg L.P.'s troubled television operation, Bloomberg TV, which is seen as the project that will require the most attention.
The BoSacks Interview - Bryan Welch, Publisher and Editorial Director at Ogden Publishing
As ever, branded media must surprise and delight their audiences. Simply delivering useful content is not - and never has been - sufficient. So that's the biggest challenge we face today, and was the biggest challenge we faced 15 years ago. It is more critical today because there are many new sources of simple information that's not surprising or delightful.
Magazine Media Audience: The 2014 Magazine Media Moguls’ Great Expectations As Told to Mr. Magazine™
For this installment of “The 2014 Great Expectations” the CEOs and presidents of the aforementioned magazine media companies offer their expectations regarding the future of magazine media audiences in 2014.
March Figures Bode Well for Fashion Magazines
iTunes Newsstand iPad Model Starting to Pay off for Magazine Industry
Matching Your Digital Magazine Features With Your Audience
Mag Bag: MPA, ASME Plan Magazine Media Week In 2015
People Prefer Big, Interruptive Web Ads New Research Flies in the Face of the Native Trend
Time Inc. Candidates for Chief Revenue Officer Include Two Insiders
Bloomberg Names ME for State and Municipalities Coverage
Janice Min Announces First Major Billboard Hire
Slate's Matt Yglesias Joining Ezra Klein Venture
Eva Chen Talks Beauty Routines, Style Icons, & NYC Restos
Twitter Launches Card Analytics To Let Publishers Monitor Impressions, Clicks And More
Popsugar Launches Real-Time Consumer Insights
AOL's Gravity Acquisition Makes Its Premium Ad Business Smarter
Viewability: The Real Impact on Publishers and 4 Ways to Improve It
PayPal Chief Wants to Mobilize e-Commerce
Pinterest: 'We Now Support GIFs in All Their Animated Glory'
Report: Apple Preparing to Launch Two Larger iPhones in 2014
LinkedIn Accused Of Tricking Users With 'Cryptic Disclosures'
Here’s Your Illustrated Dictionary of New York...
Don’t miss MPA’s Design/UX Symposium, featuring some of today’s most accomplished authorities in design, content strategy and product development. See full agenda and sign up today. January 27, NYC. #MPAdigital
There’s still time to register for the MPA-IMAG Conference in Washington D.C. Learn how to turn macro and micro shifts into mega opportunities for your brands while sharing and networking with your fellow independent magazine media peers. May 19-20.
Be a part of the only magazine media industry event that brings together all retail supply chain partners. June 9-11, The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner, VA.
Register now for an information-packed session featuring media sales training expert Ryan Dohrn, founder of Brain Swell Media and the 360 Ad Sales System. Complimentary for MPA/ASME members. Brought to you by The Magazine Manager. January 31.
Tell your readers to visit Facebook from March 31 to April 13 to vote for their favorite covers. The most "liked" cover of the 10 finalists will win the ASME Best Cover Contest Readers' Choice Award.
Speakers include MPA’s Mary G. Berner, Hearst’s Michael Clinton, All You’s Nina Willdorf and Deborah Curtis, The Atlantic’s Corby Kummer and Jay Lauf, Glamour’s Cindi Leive and Bon Appetit’s Adam Rapaport—plus Richard B. Stolley, the founding editor of PEOPLE, and Dorothy Kalins, the founding editor of Metropolitan Home and Saveur.
Sure — sleek, minimalist abodes make us swoon. But, there's something about a home filled with kitschy-cool, secondhand treasures that just oozes personality. Such is the case with Elizabeth Spiridakis Olson's Berkeley pad. Olson is a newly transplanted New Yorker who left her position as art director of Bon Appétit to don the creative director cap at S.F.-based travel mag, AFAR.