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Monday, June 13, 2016

The Media Chart for June 10: The Talking Dead and Food Magazines
Allrecipes took the top spot in audience rankings for the category and Vegetarian Times rounded out the top ten, -read more to see which magazine media brands made the top spots.
Q&A with Maria Rodale, CEO and Chairman of Rodale, Inc.
“I’d also just like to acknowledge all of the hard work that goes into creating a really great product. I wrote a blog recently that talked a bit about our research library. And that’s not free; people want good stuff for free, but you can’t do that for very long. And if you want quality you have to support the people who are educated and experienced to bring quality and we hope and believe and have faith that people will value and trust this information to the point that they will support it and support us and support our libraries.” Maria Rodale.
"Between Scrappy and Slick" How The Economist Is Using Facebook Live Video
The Economist now has 15 people with video experience, since the Economist Films division combined with the editorial team in April. The goal is to get to 18 by August.
W Magazine Shows Growth in Luxury Category, Announces Winner of “The Shot” Photography Competition
The dual issue was printed with alternative covers, both with model Cara Delevingne, styled by Edward Enninful and photographed by Mario Sorrenti.
New Yorker Cover Features Hillary Clinton in a Fighting Mood
“You’ve got to respect or at least be impressed by someone who has been counted out many times but repeatedly gets up from the mat, ready for the next round,” said illustrator Barry Blitt.
Magazine Media Spotlight - A Mourning Orlando Tells the World: "We Are Not Afraid"
In OUT: The nation’s worst mass shooting took place this weekend at Orlando gay nightclub, Pulse. Friends and family shared their remorse for the 49 dead and fears for the 53 injured. But already, the LGBT community is expressing strength together.
W Magazine and Burberry Celebrate Paddle8’s Fifth Anniversary
W’s Stefano Tonchi hosted Paddle8’s fifth-anniversary celebration on Tuesday, and, he told the Cut, he was also celebrating five years at the helm of the large-format magazine.
Nylon Launches Facebook Live Series Of Summer Music
Nylon magazine has jumped aboard the Facebook Live train with "The Anywhere Series," in which a live video music performance set in New York City will air every Thursday this summer.
Ken Gawrych Named Managing Editor of Popular Science
“Ken has extensive experience doing everything it takes to successfully and efficiently put together a large, ambitious magazine,” said Anthony Licata, editorial director of the Bonnier Lifestyle Group, in an announcement.
W Magazine’s Prince Video Tribute Features Chris Evans, Kit Harington, Elle Fanning, and More
What better way to celebrate what would have been Prince’s 58th birthday Tuesday than by watching Game of Thrones’ Jon Snow and Captain America singing some of the Purple One’s classic songs?
The Diversification of Revenue at Time Inc. U.K.
Neil Robinson, digital director for Time Inc. UK tells us how the media brand is diversifying its own portfolio, and interestingly it is not just the online world that is providing relevant new communities.
Inside Gawker’s Bankruptcy Filing: Top 10 Biggest Debts Owed
Microsoft to Buy LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion; LNKD Shares Jump 47%
How Cannes Still Inspires and Surprises, and Why It Still Really Matters
CDS Global, MediaRadar, Publishers Press, SocialFlow, MediaWorks 360, PressReader , West Linn/Port Hawkesbury, WoodWing , DjG Marketing, Advantage CS, Zinio, Comag, Signet Research.
2016 Yale Publishing Course
In OUT: The nation’s worst mass shooting took place this weekend at Orlando gay nightclub, Pulse. Friends and family shared their remorse for the 49 dead and fears for the 53 injured. But already, the LGBT community is expressing strength together.