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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Time Inc., Condé Nast, Hearst and others Get Their Newsstand Apps Ready for iOS 8
The release of iOS 7 last year taught many magazine publishers an important lesson: work with the beta versions of ne software to make sure your apps will continue to function.
People’s Sexiest Man Alive Enters PR News Platinum PR Hall of Fame
As with Sports Illustrated's first Swimsuit cover in 1964, People's Sexiest Man Alive began by accident in Feb. 1985 when the late managing editor Patricia Ryan used the words for a cover line of the"hunky" Mad Max star Mel Gibson. That was the start of something big.
Singer Taylor Swift Leads People Magazine's Best-Dressed List
Swift led the annual unranked list of the top 10 best-dressed celebrity style icons that also included Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o, singers Jennifer Lopez and Rihanna and actresses Emma Stone and Emma Watson.
Q&A with Marie Claire's Anne Fulenwider
“I absolutely think that the social conscience of Marie Claire is as important today as it was 20 years ago. And I believe that has a great deal to do with our present success.” Says Editor in chief Anne Fulenwider.
Seventeen Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief Ann Shoket Explains Why We Love YouTubers
It seemed fitting when the teen-favorite periodical Seventeen Magazine announced its October 2015 issue would highlight 30 different YouTubers, featuring Bethany Mota on the cover. As this issue hits stands today, Editor in chief Ann Shoket took to the official YouTube blog to explain why the magazine and its readers are so enamored with these young stars.
IDG Outlines Plans Following Restructuring
Leadership changes, sales strategy, the role of print: New top exec, Peter Longo, says the company is now better positioned to take advantage of its strengths.
Pictorial: The Many Bags of Editors
Before NYFW commenced, Purseblog went over to Hearst's headquarters to see what some of their favorite web editors carry to work.
More on InSyle's October Cover Girl Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garner talks about her personal style, her marriage to Ben Affleck, including their differing parenting styles and how their relationship has changed, in the October issue of InStyle.
Wake Forest Using Fake Magazine Covers to Recruit
Check out what Wake Forest sent Marcus Marshall, brother of Georgia running back Keith Marshall, earlier this week.
Little Magazines Gone Digital
How the late-adapting literary press has made its way in the web age... What’s it like to run a little online magazine in 2014?
Guy Vidra Named Chief of The New Republic
Nylon Adds to Team
Top Editor Exits Digital Version of Spin
More on The California Sunday Magazine: New Monthly Pays Its Way to 400,000+ Circulation
Rapper Tef Poe Writes Column for TIME Magazine
Poop & Pooches, a Magazine Devoted to Dog-Haters, Is a Hit in Germany
Germany's Der Spiegel Magazine Finds Print, Digital Mix that Works
How to Start a Magazine from Scratch: From One Girl Who Has
Bauer Readies Revamped
Sci Fi Title Bull Spec Officially Retires As Print Magazine
The Baffler: The Anti-Innovation Magazine Embraces Digital
The Guardian Redesigns to Bring Digital Look into Print
Is It Original? An Editor’s Guide to Identifying Plagiarism Releasing New App Today
P&G Reaches Far and Wide, Including to NASA, to Cut Video Costs
Does Apple Pay Need Walmart and Best Buy?
IAB Unveils Anti-Fraud Effort, Forms Working Group
IAB's Anti-Fraud Principles Call Out Adware, "Incentivized' Browsing"
Technology and the Media Planner
CPG Brands Adopting Programmatic, Now Second Behind Retail
Survey: Marketers Seek Improved Mobile Ad Tracking
Smartphone Shipments to See 19% Growth this Year
Here Come the Men of Pinterest
Are you maximizing revenue from your holiday issues? Five tips for driving more revenue, instantly.
Don’t miss Mashable’s Mike Kriak, CFO/COO, as he outlines how technology can predict and track the viral cycle of content, keeping editors, readers and advertisers ahead of the competition. Complimentary for MPA/ASME members – save your seat, register today!
September 23, 2014
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Tech and Publishing: A Symbiotic Relationship for the Digital Age
Yachting magazine reports that builder Boston Whaler has announced plans for its biggest launch to date: a 420 Outrage being presented in model form at boat shows worldwide this autumn.