The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, August 18, 2017

Social Media Strategies to Maximize Revenue: Dinner + Conversation
Join MPA and SocialFlow on September 12 for a lively discussion with your peers. Over cocktails and dinner, you’ll discuss how social media channels can drive user engagement for advertisers, offset costs and strengthen your relationships with marketers and agencies. Learn more and RSVP today, seating limited. NYC.
Print Topples the Confederacy
"Who said print is dead? ...The New Yorker, Time and the Economist—whose covers, along with other publications', have become the pop-art conscience of the anti-Trump resistance—have produced three more powerful images." writes Roberta Bernstein for Advertising Age.
With New Mobile Site, Forbes Boosted Impressions per Session by 10 Percent
To gear up for the app rollout, Forbes brought its product and tech teams closer together in January. Managers in charge of particular products got control of their own teams of designers, web developers and data analysts, which cut down on the back-and-forth that used to occur when each group operated separately.
Editor with Digital Background to Head Time Inc.’s Health Magazine
Time Inc. installed Lori Leibovich, an editor with a deep digital background, to oversee Health magazine and steer a new digital health vertical the company is unveiling.
Inside Reddit’s Grassroots Version of the Pivot to Video
"Today, Reddit is releasing a video-uploader tool that lets its users share videos from their personal libraries directly on the platform instead of having to post links or embeds from other social networks. On mobile, users will also be able to record videos directly from their phones and post them to Reddit. The tool also allows users to create and share GIFs." reports Sahil Patel.
ASME NEXT Happy Hour + Headshots
Have your professional headshots taken during happy hour at the ASME NEXT office on Tuesday, September 19, between 6:30 and 8:30pm. Limited appointments available, so reserve your spot now.
Magazine Media Spotlight: Cosmopolitan's Tiffany Reid on GMA
Senior fashion editor Tiffany Reid hosts a segment on Good Morning America looking over the Best Jeans for Your Body.
Takeaways from the Yale Publishing Course: Publishers Embrace the "Flight to Quality"
Dick Stolley kicked off this year’s Yale Publishing Course and outlined the challenges the industry faces today in a session titled, “The Power of Truth.” “Truth is under assault in this nation,” said Stolley, from fake news, ad spoofing, and even the President, who regularly casts doubt on the validity of the news.
ASME NEXT Talks with Pamela Colloff
Join ASME NEXT for a conversation with National Magazine Award-winning journalist Pamela Colloff, followed by an evening of networking.
ASME NEXT Seminar: Speed Interviewing and Résumé Critique
Join us on September 14 for an ASME NEXT Seminar for early-career editors. You'll meet one-on-one with top hiring managers and editors for a mock interview and on-the-spot résumé feedback.
Preet Bharara Will be Keynote Speaker for November 16, 2017 Media Future Summit
Organizers of the annual Media Future Summit, The Wharton Future of Advertising Program, which is part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and MediaPost, announce that Preet Bharara will be the keynote speaker at the November 16, 2017 MFS.
The 2017 Media Future Summit Is Coming to New York November 16
The Media Future Summit convenes owners and top executives representing the breadth of the media/marketing economy to review the latest news from the revenue front lines and explore all avenues toward ethical, sustainable media-­‐revenue streams and business models.
ASME NEXT New Member Benefits and Calendar
ASME NEXT introduces new member benefits, including monthly networking events, a new series of educational seminars and invitation-only quarterly visits at the editorial offices of national magazines, all at discounted rates. Every member of ASME NEXT will also be eligible to participate in ASME mentoring programs. For more information, visit asmenext.org.
Many App Marketers Think Ad Fraud Is a Serious Problem
With Amazon Looming, Walmart Quietly Grows As an Advertising Force
Mashable Hires Bankers to Raise Capital, Explore Possible Sale
All the research facts, charts, and data are ready to use in your presentations.
“The MPA’s IMAG community prides itself on sharing and learning from one another,” said Andy Clurman, President and CEO of Active Interest Media and Chair of the IMAG Financial Benchmarking Study. “As a board, we thought a benchmarking study would be the ideal way to provide member companies with key metrics to better understand how their performance compares to similar companies.” The survey was conducted in the last quarter of 2016 by Mazars USA, a global accounting firm. Only open to members of the IMAG community, participants received two sets of detailed results: one for all respondents and one broken down by revenue tier.
From case studies to inspiring keynotes from industry innovators, the 2017 IMAG Conference offered invaluable insights and practical ideas for enthusiast brands. For a recap from the 2017 annual conference held May 22-24 in Marina del Rey - click here.
AdvantageCS, Alliance for Audited Media (AAM), CDS Global, CMG, GfK, LSC Communications, Media Services Group, MediaWorks 360, PIB, PressReader, Procirc/PubWorx, Publishers Press, Quad/Graphics, Relevnt, West Linn, ZergNet, and Zinio.
The Media Future Summit convenes owners and top executives representing the breadth of the media/marketing economy to review the latest news from the revenue front lines and explore all avenues toward ethical, sustainable media-­‐revenue streams and business models.
ASME NEXT introduces new member benefits, including monthly networking events, a new series of educational seminars and invitation-only quarterly visits at the editorial offices of national magazines, all at discounted rates. Every member of ASME NEXT will also be eligible to participate in ASME mentoring programs. For more information, visit asmenext.org.
September 14, 2017
ASME NEXT
Join us on September 14 for an ASME NEXT Seminar for early-career editors. You'll meet one-on-one with top hiring managers and editors for a mock interview and on-the-spot résumé feedback.
September 28, 2017
Carroll Place
Join ASME NEXT for a conversation with National Magazine Award-winning journalist Pamela Colloff, followed by an evening of networking. ASME Next is affiliated with the American Society of Magazine Editors and is the leading organization for early-career print and digital journalists.
November 14, 2017
Hearst Tower
Senior fashion editor Tiffany Reid hosts a segment on Good Morning America looking over the Best Jeans for Your Body.