The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, October 27, 2014

MIN: Media Industry Newsletter 10/27/14
Min’s insight into the rise of Meredth stock, Hearst’s 2015 magfront, Nylon strategy, and more. Plus, look for the special offer from MIN:Media Industry Newsletter for MPA members on the back page.
New President Bob Sauerberg Reshapes Condé Nast
It’s a new era at the venerable company... Digital revenue is increasing and is expected to account for 20% of total revenue this year, up from 11% in 2012. Those numbers reflect how big magazine publishers, including Condé Nast, are making strides in distributing their content to readers via computers, smartphones and tablets and are developing new content like online video.
It's the 10th Annual Glammy Awards!
Each year, Glamour magazine reveals its list of Glammy Award winners —everything from foundations to moisturizers — voted on by magazine readers.
Q&A with Cooking Light's Hunter Lewis
A cook first, a journalist second, Cooking Light’s new editor has a passion for food and the Cooking Light brand.
Q&A with Food & Wine's Dana Cowin
Twenty years into her job as editor in chief of Food & Wine magazine, Dana Cowin thought it was time to buff up her cooking skills. With tutorials from the top chefs in the country, Cowin cooked her way through her personal collection of recipes and found out how to improve them and her culinary technique. She offers the recipes, and the stories in a new book “Mastering My Mistakes in the Kitchen.”
More from the Q&A with InStyle's Ariel Foxman
Editor in Chief Foxman shares his top three interview tips with Levo League.
Family Circle Magazine Features Its First Gay Family
Cavan Sieczkowski reports "Women's magazine Family Circle just made history by featuring a gay family in its publication for the first time ever, but they were met with backlash from some hateful readers."
The New Yorker Publishes Food Issue
This week’s New Yorker is all about food. Ironically, inside the issue John Lanchester has a piece that argues we all need to stop obsessing over what we eat. There’s also Adam Gopnik seeking to figure out what, exactly, is happening to pastries; and Dana Goodyear profiling a sustainable meat company CEO.
At the Newsstand: A Review of Thanksgiving Day Magazines
Food & Wine, Bon Appétit, Saveur, Food Network, Cooking Light, The New Yorker, and TIME are among the magazines reviewed this week.
Magazine Media 360° September 2014 Data Now Available
Magazine Media 360° is a newly created industry metric that captures demand for magazine media content by measuring audiences across multiple platforms and formats (including print/digital editions, websites and video) to provide a comprehensive and accurate picture of magazine media vitality. Magazine Media 360° uses data from leading third-party providers and from the reader universe. This is the first time ever by any media to measure and communicate cross-platform consumer demand by brand.
The Changing Face of Technology Journalism
Investment Signals in Magazine Covers
Glamour Magazine Survey on Social Media
Car and Driver Magazine Rates Central Park Horse Carriage As Better Ride than Electric Car
Consumer Reports Slaps Auto Infotainment Reliablity
More on InStyle Cover Girl Taylor Swift on Kids and Marriage in the November Issue
Condé Nast Restructures Digital Team
Tina Brown Partners with Vice, Marshall Project for American Justice Summit
A Print Magazine for Hackers
Politico Magazine Makes Space for BP Corporate Flack
The Demographics of Weird N.J. Magazine
Survey: Publishers Embracing Shift to Time-Based Metrics
WTF Are Time-Based Metrics?
Sorry Millennials, Gen Xers Are the Real Device Divas
Find Out How the Audience Mix Is Evolving in the Latest 360° Data
Discover how new technologies, data and insights can be used to grow and increase the true value of your readers at MPA’s Audience 2.0 Symposium. Register today! November 13, Hearst Tower, NYC.
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.
 
 
In advance of Halloween, People magazine covered Saturday's Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade. So if you're still putting your own Halloween costume together, here are some of our favorite four-legged parade attendees to give you some major inspiration.
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