The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, February 29, 2016

On April 10, Bid Farewell to Exigency
The notice submitted to the PRC by the Postal Service said systems will shift to the new rate on April 10 “absent action by Congress or the courts to make the existing exigent surcharge for Market Dominant Products and Services part of the rate base.”
The Media Chart, Featuring Health and Fitness Magazines
Women's Health/Fitness, and Men's Lifestyle/Fitness titles report audience and politicians beat dogs (on Twitter.)
Magazine Media Notables on the Oscars
Eric Wilson, InStyle Fashion News Director; Andrea Lavinthal, People Magazine Style & Beauty Director; and Rickie De Sole, W Magazine Fashion Market Director all report on who wore it well (and who didn't.)
Trusted Media Brand's Trusted Leader
Combining guts, grit, and a good nature, Bonnie Kintzer is taking Trusted Media Brands (formerly Reader’s Digest Association) to new heights.
Time Inc. Targets Millennial Women
So in the past year, Time Inc. has had a string of acquisitions and launches aimed at young women, from Zooey Deschanel’s HelloGiggles (“A Positive Community for Women”) to Motto, a self-help site it spun off of Time magazine. Some of those — beauty startup Mimi, millennial female publisher xoJane and influencer network The Outfit — fall under Deborah Marquardt, general manager of the Time Inc. Style Network.
Magazine Media Spotlight: Jayne Jamison Talks O Magazine's Partnership with Talbots
O has partnered with Talbots for the O, The Oprah Magazine Collection for Talbots to benefit Dress for Success, Publisher Jayne Jamison talks about the development and launch of the partnership.
Women’s Health Opens Submission to Appear on Its October Cover
The fitness-centric magazine will feature a “real person” on its peel-back subscriber cover — i.e., not a celebrity or fitness model — who it will choose via an open-call. The winner of the contest will be flown to New York for a photo shoot, and she will be interviewed for a feature in the issue.
Q&A with Forbes' Mark Howard: Rewriting the Publishing Model with Programmatic and Native Advertising
In this Q&A with Mumbrella Asia’s editor Robin Hicks, chief revenue officer Mark Howard talks about the thinking behind an open platform for writers and brands, how the company has embraced programmatic and native advertising, and pushing the Forbes brand into new areas beyond media, such as branded skyscrapers.
New Republic Sold to Win McCormack
McCormack, based in Portland, publishes literary quarterly Tin House and Tin House books and is active in Democratic politics. He worked on Gary Hart’s presidential campaign in 1984 and was a member of the Obama for President Oregon Finance Committee and an alternate delegate to the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver.
Magazine Media 360° January 2016 Data Is Available Now!
Magazine Media 360° total audiences are up 6.6% with brands like People and Better Homes & Gardens topping the rankings in Print + Digital; and ESPN the Magazine ruling the Web and Mobile Web platforms! New York Magazine the led Print + Digital channel in year over year growth, with Departures posting a blistering 1,265% growth in its Web audiences year over year. ...So which titles ruled in total Magazine Media 360° audience, and which titles showed the most growth in Video and Mobile Web? -Get all the answers now by downloading the latest Magazine Media 360° Top Ten Lists ( ) and accessing the full Brand Audience Report ( ). AND Don't forget the latest Audience Mix Infographics for your updating your presentations on the industry's vitality. ( )
There’s an Elite Literary Magazine for Broken-Hearted Doctors
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Why Dennis Publishing Is Selling Cars Now
Burger King Buys Newspaper Cover Ads for Hot Dogs
Online Publishers Group Wants ISPs to Honor Do-Not-Track Requests
The Forgotten History of the CD-ROM Magazine
The Imagination Awards honor the work of independent magazine media companies and brands. These awards recognize projects and teams that capture the essence of a brand and demonstrate innovative thinking and imaginative tactics, well-defined business objectives, and successful execution and results.
O, The Oprah Magazine has partnered with Talbots for the O, The Oprah Magazine Collection for Talbots to benefit Dress for Success, Publisher Jayne Jamison talks about the development and launch of the partnership.