The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Travel Channel, Time Inc. Partner for Sports Illustrated Specials
Travel Channel has teamed up with Time Inc. for Sports Illustrated: The Making of Swimsuit 2015, produced by the magazine. The five one-hour specials will anchor Travel's "Beach Week" multi-platform programming scheduled for February 2015.
Tamron Hall and Kirsten Gillibrand Give Career Advice at Real Simple/Time Panel
Young women packed the Onyx Room at the Park Hyatt Hotel for a panel discussion hosted by Real Simple and Time magazine. The “Women & Success” panel was an extension of a poll the magazines did on women and their sentiments towards success.
Essence President Michelle Ebanks Weighs in on the New Partnership Between Nielsen and Essence Magazine for a New Study
The most effective way for companies to connect with African Americans is by reflecting diversity in their advertisements and utilizing Black media, according to a new study by Nielsen. This year’s edition, titled, “Powerful. Growing. Influential: The African-American Consumer 2014 Report,” marks the start of a partnership between Nielsen and Essence magazine.
The Daily Beast's Traffic Surges
In a memo to staff on Wednesday, Editor-in-Chief John Avlon said internal numbers on all platforms showed 21.3 million unique visitors in September, a 60 percent increase in traffic compared to the same month last year.
Mr. Magazine Remembers: John Mack Carter, "the Father of New Magazines and a Mentor."
Professor Samir Husni writes, "To the masses, John Mack Carter was “the storied magazine editor who headed the nation’s top three women’s magazines, including a 20-year stint at Good Housekeeping.... To me, John Mack Carter was the father of new magazines and a mentor."
3 Magazine Media 360° Infographics
It's said a picture is worth a thousand words: Here are 3 that speak to the dynamic reach and growth of magazine media brands across platforms.
The 2014 Audience Development Salary Survey
Behind the Scenes at Mindy Kaling’s Shoot for the October Issue of InStyle
Catherine Gundersen Named Managing Editor at Marie Claire
InStyle's Eric Wilson Tweets About Baby North West at the Balenciaga Show, and Instagrams the Big Line at the Apple Watch Preview
Country Living and HuffPost Add to Teams
Wired and USC Launch Online Masters Class
Q&A with Andrew Hanelly, SVP of strategy at McMurry/TMG
The Monocle Guide to Good Business, an Antidote to Empty Startup Culture
Monocle Editor Tyler Brûlé on Style, Cities & Real Estate
Inside the Chive: A Lad Magazine "with a Heart of Gold"
Document Magazine Hosts Paris Dinner
High School Graduate Named to Seventeen Magazine’s YouTube Hot List
Maynard: "How I Got to Be a Magazine Cover Girl (Without Any Makeup)"
Report from Distripress: Print Distributors’ Participate in Digital Distribution
They Used to Say "Print or Digital," -But Do We Need to Choose?
The Newsonomics of the New Cutbacks at The New York Times: -Hitting a Paid-Content Ceiling?
Hebbard: Google’s Newsstand Move May Force the Hand of Apple, Leading to More Aggregated Content Apps
4A’s, The Association of National Advertisers and IAB to Form New Anti-Fraud Unit
Data Deception: Do Not Track Does Not Work
Postmaster General: No January Rate Increase
Congress's Research Arm Cites Retiree Fund as USPS's Undoing
Engagement: The True Currency
Expert Content Is Best Influencer in Purchase Funnel
The ROI of Customer Experience: Who Cares?
CPG and Programmatic: Big Data Is a Big Deal
New Technology Inventions Add to Changing Media Landscape
Morris: Digital Is Dominant -Innovate or Die
The Era of Free Social Media Is at an End, says IPG Social Chief
Part 3: Case Study: The Real Proof Proximity Marketing Works.
Find out how magazine media's top executives are preparing for What's Next at the 2015 American Magazine Media 360°Conference, our industry's most important meeting. February 2-3, 2015, NYC.
Learn how to attract, convert, engage and monetize your audiences across screens at MPA’s Audience 2.0 Symposium – featuring can’t-miss magazine media innovators and digital experts including Hayley Romer, VP and Publisher, The Atlantic. November 13, NYC. Learn more and register today.
October 23 - 24, 2014
Two-day workshop for junior-level editors on print and digital fundamentals. Includes how to pitch and assign • line edit • write display type • work with art and photo • write and edit for the web • develop content for tablet magazines • maximize the value of social media • manage your career.
October 23, 2014
Condé Nast
Join your fellow junior editors for an evening of networking and a Q&A with Wired's Editor in Chief Scott Dadich, at the next ASME NEXT Talks. Registration includes open bar.
WIRED is going back to school, and you can come along. At the first-ever WIRED by Design conference on Wednesday, editor in chief Scott Dadich revealed that WIRED would be realizing a longtime dream to launch a real-world degree program focused on the people and ideas at the center of our universe.