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Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Which Publications Perform the Best on Social Media?
Shareablee cites National Geographic as the top for June, with The Huffington Post, Bleacher Report, J-14,, M, Harper’s Bazaar, Country Living, and Seventeen entering the top ten.
Time Inc.'s Digital Ad Revenue Climbs 12% in the Second Quarter
Second-quarter advertising revenue at Time Inc., the nation's largest magazine publisher, increased 3% compared to the second quarter of 2013, the company said Tuesday in its first quarterly earnings announcement since spinning off from Time Warner in June. Growth was driven partly by a 12% increase in digital sales.
Details Launches Display Ad Network
In a first for Condé Nast, Details magazine is launching its own male-targeted digital display ad network. The Details Ad Collection, currently in beta mode with more than 20 members, offers men’s fashion and lifestyle bloggers the opportunity to run ads from tony Details advertisers like Kiehl’s and Jaguar.
New York Magazine Finds Its New Executive Editor
Lauren Kern returns to the glossy after a four-year stint at New York Times Magazine. She fills the vacancy created by the departure last month of longtime executive editor John Homans, who is now features editor for a new politics website being developed at Bloomberg Media Group.
Behind the Scenes of O, The Oprah Magazine's September Makeover Issue
The Hearst publication shared several behind-the-scenes pictures from the set with E! News, Makeup artist Derrick Rutledge and hairstylist Andrew Walker collaborated on Winfrey's look while Ruven Afanador photographed her.
Q&A with’s Ruthie Friedlander on “How I Got to Be…”
Rarely does one find an editor who has moonlighted in editorial, in-house, brand strategy and e-commerce, but that’s exactly the number of hats Ruthie Friedlander can claim to have worn. The deputy editor brings her myriad of experience to the forefront of one of the most dynamic digital fashion sites out there.
Oversharing with's Anna Breslaw
Breslaw's feed (one of Time’s 140 best of 2014) offers readers "astute observations crassly packaged, middle-brow jokes, and pseudo-confessions."
Architectural Digest's Fashionable Spread
The issue, which hits newsstands Tuesday, includes a peek into the getaway pads of Francisco Costa, Natalie Massenet, Dee and Tommy Hilfiger, Isaac Mizrahi, Steven Klein and others.
As P&G Looks to Cut More Than Half Its Brands, Which Should Go?
From Art of Shaving to Zooth, there are plenty of small (and some large) vulnerable brands...
What Goes Around, Comes Around: Peter Max’s City Covers…
Nina Judar Named More Beauty Director
Libby Conover Is Marie Claire International Fashion Director
Columbia Journalism Professor and Contributing Writer to Website AARP en Español Heads to Telemundo
After 45 years, Mad Magazine's Dick DeBartolo Still Delights in Creating Comic Lunacy
WWE Magazine to Cease Production
Tale of Two Subscription Services: Dollar Shave Club and HelloFlo
Separate Usage Reports Point to Growth of Android Devices at the Expense of Apple’s iOS Platform
Tumblr Looks to Capitalize on Facebook’s Chokehold on Brand Content
Google Tips Authorities to Child Porn After Scanning Gmail for Ad Targeting
Should Publishers Really Think "Mobile-First?"
FTC Flags Problems With Mobile Shopping Apps' Disclosures
Verve Launches "Programmatic Direct" Platform For Location-Based Mobile Ads
Turning Big Data into Major Insight
Why Big Marketing Data Does Not Help Marketing
Gen-X'ers Viewed As a Markting Opportunity
Join your fellow junior mag editors for an evening of networking and a q&a with Lucky's Editor in Chief Eva Chen, at the next ASME NEXT Talks. Registration includes open bar. Cost is $10 for ASME NEXT members; $20 for non members. About Eva: Eva Chen was named editor in chief of Lucky in June 2013. With 198,000 Instagram followers and more than 70,000 Twitter followers, Chen is a social superstar of the media world. In total, her social communities reach over 1.4 million devoted and engaged followers. August 6, 2014 at Condé Nast, 4 Times Square New York, NY
Come hear an international authority on psychological profiling, consumer analytics and talent management. Join Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, professor of business psychology, University College London, for a look at how big data and social media are impacting the magazine media workplace, as well as tactics for working with Gen Y and Millennials. Coming next Monday, September 8, NYC.
August 06, 2014
Condé Nast
Join your fellow junior editors for an evening of networking and a q&a with Lucky's Editor in Chief Eva Chen, at the next ASME NEXT Talks. Registration includes open bar.
September 08, 2014
MPA - 757 Third Avenue, 11th Floor

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