The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, January 9, 2015

Magazine Media 360° Rings in the New Year with Good News
The complete report, which currently covers 146 magazine media brands from 32 companies, representing 95% of the reader universe, can be found at Commenting on the data, Mary G. Berner, President and CEO, MPA-The Association of Magazine Media said, “It’s always good to start the new year with positive news – in this case, continued good news, as magazine media’s audience continues to build momentum.” She added, “We couldn’t be more pleased that The Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report is becoming a trusted source of insight and information, particularly among advertisers. The ad community has quickly begun to recognize this metric as a valuable tool that measures consumer demand across platforms, which is exactly the way they are buying our content today.”
AMMC 2015
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See The New Yorker's Charlie Hebdo Cover
The New Yorker has just released an image of its Jan. 19 cover, titled "Solidarité," in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris. The illustration is by Ana Juan.
Top 10 Magazine Brands + Year-Over-Year Numbers Tabbed by MPA
The Association of Magazine Media (MPA) released its “Top 10″ magazine brands on Jan. 7, along with its most current industry numbers from November of 2014. The findings, compiled by recently created MPA metrics arm Magazine Media 360°, are encouraging.
The New Yorker Names Two Editors
Miranda Kerr Offers Some Curiously Old-School Dating Advice
Jennifer Aniston's First Impression of Justin Theroux? 'He had no personality'
The Quartz Guide to Making Ads that Don’t Suck
Facebook Takes Another Step in Its Bid to Replace the Need for YouTube
LinkedIn Publishing Platform Now Accessible to 230 Million Members in All English-Speaking Countries
Justin Bieber Ditches Shirt, Exposes Tattoos in V Magazine Spread
NY Times Exec VP of Advertising Talks Native Ads
Jack Shafer Joins Politico
Medium Goes Highbrow with Its First Original Video Series
Twitter's Video Plans Include Autoplay Ad Previews
Former Vocativ CEO to Head Up New Sports, Entertainment Vertical
HuffPo Sexes Up David Bowie’s 68th Birthday
Market for Wearables Still in Early Stages
On February 2-3, the magazine media industry will convene for its most important meeting of the year. In an exclusive interview, Chairman Bob Sauerberg shares his thoughts about the 2015 American Magazine Media 360° Conference.

This feature by John Rice writes in Soundings about his documentary film “Tabor Boy: 100 Years at Sea.” As seen through the eyes of the crews that served on Tabor Boy, the film is an homage to that amazing iron hull vessel as well as to the unique Tabor sail training program started nearly a century ago.