The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, October 10, 2014

Download the 2014 MPA Magazine Media Factbook
The latest MPA Magazine Media Factbook is filled with facts, data, charts, and graphs illustrating the power and vitality of magazine media.
Teen Vogue and Goldman Sachs Introduce 2nd Annual Brand Affinity Index Research Findings
To find the top 50 brands, Goldman polled over 1,200 Teen Vogue 'It Girls' on approximately 350 brands. The survey takes into account three metrics, each of which was given a score out of 100.
Q&A with The New Yorker's David Remnick
David Remnick has been the editor in chief of The New Yorker since 1998. Prior to The New Yorker, he spent 10 years at The Washington Post as a reporter and then, later, as the paper’s Moscow correspondent. He has won a Pulitzer Prize for his book “Lenin’s Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire,” as well as the George Polk Award for excellence in journalism.
Behind the Scenes with InStyle’s November Cover Girl Taylor Swift
Swift talks about her nightly struggle to take off her makeup, embracing heels and her height and the time she got an embarrassing surprise stuck in her tights in public.
In People, Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter Offered Exclusive Interview
In a preview piece online by People’s Sandra Sobieraj Westfall, the former president recalled a gift of a compact he gave Rosalynn inscribed with "ILYTG."
National Geographic Secures Content Partnership with OZY
The first article to be cross-posted was written by OZY’s Carol J. Clouse on “How to Reduce Global Warming for Fun and Profit.”
The 10% Digital-to-Print Rule
Magazine publishers attempt to understand what success with digital magazines looks like, and what the mix will be.
Vogue China First Fashion Magazine to Put Apple Watch on Front Cover
For Long Copy to Flourish Again It Needs Investment by the Advertising Industry
Vanity Fair's Carter: We Don't Compete with the Internet
Michael Bloomberg Shares Skepticism About Social Media, Snapchat Founder Teases Ads
Women's Health Taps Executive Editor
Former Slate Editor David Plotz Takes Job atop Atlas Obscura
People Moves in Magazine Media
Publishers Clearing House Tries to Recast Its Brand for Millennials
Ebony Enters The E-Commerce Space
Bauer Taps Readly for Flat-Fee Digital Magazine Sales
The Washington Post Takes Its "Native" Ads to Print
Vice CEO Shane Smith: Making Money off Mobile Still a Puzzle
This User-Generated Magazine Wants to Pay Contributors
Media M&A Deals Dip, Dollar Volume Up
comScore Privacy Settlement Gains Approval
Attribution Not Connecting to Marketing Strategies
Millennial Consumers: Experiences Versus Stuff Debate Rages On
Children Shun Televisions in Their Bedrooms for iPads
The Perils (and Positives) of "Vanity" Metrics
Learn how to capitalize on audiences across screens at MPA’s Audience 2.0 in NYC – featuring an all-star lineup of magazine media innovators and experts including Chris Wilkes, VP, App Lab, Hearst Magazines. Register today.
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.
The law is changing as fast as your job description. ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors will bring you up to speed on the latest legal developments. In a fast-paced and interactive day-long program, learn what you need to know to keep your magazine out of court.
The law is changing as fast as your job description. ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors will bring you up to speed on the latest legal developments. In a fast-paced and interactive day-long program, learn what you need to know to keep your magazine out of court.
The ASME Best Cover Contest 2015 Call for Entries is now available for download. The Best Cover Contest honors magazines published between January 1, 2014, and December 31, 2014.
Citygram Austin to Speak at Advertising Production Club of NYC’s Mobile Mayhem
The Advertising Production Club of New York is hosting Mobile Mayhem, an inspiring and educational event on October 16 from 5:30-8:30pm at the Parsons School of Design in NYC. Whether you’re a student, early in your career or a veteran in the advertising industry, this is a great opportunity to get a look at the future of mobile through the eyes and minds of industry professionals from Google, Drawbridge, Viacom, AKQA, and of course, Adobe.
 
October 23 - 24, 2014
ASME
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.
Country’s Best Cabins taps into the cabin “frame of mind.” Each issue highlights the realistic attainability of cabin ownership through attractive, accessible designs and provides prospective cabin owners with the tools they need to achieve their dream, alongside articles that emphasize the cabin lifestyle. Writing for the magazine, Suzanna Logan spotlights an important area often neglected or overlooked in the design and construction phases: the Kitchen. Your kitchen may be short on square footage, but with a clever design, it can score big in storage, work space and style.
 
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