The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, July 17, 2015

Time Inc.'s Digital Chief: "Transitioning Takes Time"
Scott Havens, svp of digital at Time Inc., is undeterred. In the 18 months since joining the company from the Atlantic, Havens has helped Time Inc. double down on video and explore e-commerce, launch new digital-only properties, push paywalls, invest in tech — and learn to play the Facebook traffic game.
JCPenney and InStyle Bring Runway Hair to the Rest of America
“When I was growing up, I’d accompany my mom to the salon at JCPenney and watch her get her hair cut and colored every other month,” adds InStyle beauty director Angelique Serrano. “I remember sitting in those chairs and I would be waving my feet on the chair looking through the trend book.”
Saveur Enters Travel Space
Bonnier Corp's Saveur is partnering with Butterfield & Robinson to deliver branded excursions for food lovers. Saveur Trips will start in the fall with three discrete vacation packages to Peru ($9,975), New Orleans ($3,495) and Napa and Sonoma ($4,595.)
Reddit Changes Content Rules as Steve Huffman Takes Charge
The company, based in San Francisco, proposed a new content policy for the site that would effectively ban spam, illegal activity and harassment, as well as the posting of “private or confidential information” and sexual content involving minors.
The Donald Gets The New Yorker Cover Treatment
Hebbard: "Exhibiting perfect timing, The New Yorker next week will feature the Donald on the cover with a pretty appropriate illustration..."
Plus-Sized Model Erica Jean "Stunned" by Women's Running Magazine Cover
National Journal Magazine to Cease Publication By Year’s End
Cover Battle: Popular Mechanics or Entertainment Weekly
Hamptons Magazine Plans to Expand After Setting Ad Record
Remembering Harper’s Bazaar Editor in Chief Carmel Snow
Why Publishers Warily Embrace Platforms: "They Need You and You Need Them"
Matthew Ingram on the "Vicious Circle" of Media Businesses: Advertisers and Scale
Audience Analytics Changing Journalism Education
Two Apps Are Better Than One? Magzter Launches Second Newsstand App for DownBeat Magazine
Newspapers' Unmatched Credulity about Their own Future
Newsonomics: When News Companies Are No Longer Built to Last
Has Technology Really Improved the Ad Business?
In the Future, Apple Could Send You Targeted Ads Based on Your Credit Limit
Is Marketing Discriminatory?
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