The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, January 11, 2016

American Media Reports 40% Growth in Digital Audience for 2015
In December, the company released a new mobile smartphone app for one of its tabloid brands, The National Enquirer. The launch followed an increase in both social media traffic and mobile traffic for the publication, at 64% and 108% growth year-on-year, respectively, according to The Association of Magazine Media's monthly "Magazine Media 360 Degree" report.
Q&A with Condé Nast CEO Robert A. Sauerberg: Finding a Fit for Films Beyond the Page
“We have 22 films in different stages of development, and four television shows in production as we speak,” Condé Nast CEO Robert A. Sauerberg tells Beet.TV in this video interview from Consumer Electronics Show.
How Rolling Stone Handled Ramifications of El Chapo Exclusive
Several months ago, Jann Wenner, a founder of Rolling Stone magazine, received a call from the actor Sean Penn...
At the Newsstand Magazines Help Answer: How Should You Spend Your Powerball Winnings?
Robb Report, Hemmings Sports & Exotic Car, Power & Motor Yacht, Town & Country, The New Yorker, New York, and TIME are among the titles reviewed by New York Post staff.
Women Honored at CES, Where Their Presence Is Still Sparse
Learn about Time Inc.'s collaboration between Essence, People and People en Espanol to present the inaugural "Women Who Spark" Awards at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show.
Reports on the InStyle Golden Globes After Party
Selena Gomez puts on an elegant display in sensational off-the-shoulder gown at the InStyle Golden Globes after-party that was packed with Hollywood notables, as well as stars from the worlds of music and TV.
W Magazine’s "It" Girl Lunch: Bel Powley, Lola Kirke, Billie Lourd
A coalition of actresses, artists, models and musicians gathered at AOC restaurant on Saturday for W Magazine’s “It” Girls lunch.
"Mr. Magazine" 2016 Manifesto
"...let's bury that phrase "print is dead" once and for all." Writes Professor Husni.
Virginia Quarterly Review Magazine Is Hosting a Year-long Experiment in Storytelling on Instagram
“We’re improvising as we go along,” said VQR deputy editor Paul Reyes. “The potential lies in how Instagram, as a platform, shapes content. Part of this is determined by what people want to write about, what they’re sick of reading about, and how they might be motivated to push the limits of what can be done on this platform.”
Kliger's British Heritage Magazine Renamed and Relaunched As British Heritage Travel Magazine
British Heritage Magazine, a 35-year-old bi-monthly magazine for serious Anglophiles living in North America, has been renamed and relaunched as British Heritage Travel Magazine, it was announced today by Jack Kliger, Chief Executive Officer of Kliger Heritage Media.
Apple News App Is Off to a Rocky Start
Daily News Carnage Reaches Safe Digital Staffers
Wearables Not Seen As Ready for Fashion Prime Time
Why Ad Tech Is the Worst Thing That Ever Happened to Advertising
News Execs Make Plea for Imprisoned Washington Post Journalist’s Release
Experts, authorities, practitioners and strategists will headline conversations and keynotes on innovators and innovation offering up ideas and inspiration to grow your brand and your business. Thank you to our partners for their sponsorship support of AMMC 2016: The Alliance for Audited Media; AmDocs; Chartbeat; GfK MRI; HiFi; Kantar Media; KeyWee; MediaRadar; ONEcount; OneVision; PIB; Port Hawkesbury Paper; Publishers Press; RR Donnelley; ShopAdvisor; SocialFlow; and Vindicia. —For a sponsorship overview contact Alison Heisler for details on all sponsorship levels: or 212-872-3740.
The ASME Best Cover Contest gallery is now posted on Readers’ Choice voting begins January 5. Tell your readers to vote.
February 01 - 02, 2016
Grand Hyatt New York
For sponsorship opportunities, contact Alison Heisler at or 212.872.3740.
Vanity Fair reports: "David Bowie, iconic vanguard of the glam-rock scene, has died after a battle with cancer just after his 69th birthday. The Hollywood Reporter confirmed the message posted to Bowie’s social-media accounts, which read: “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.” In the hours since his death was announced, social media has flooded with remembrances of Bowie, perhaps none more touching than this from his son, director Duncan Jones."