The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Time Lines Up French Photographer JR for Multimedia Project About the Gun Debate
To tackle both sides of the gun debate in America, Time recruited the French photographer JR for a multimedia project. The photographer’s talents were maximized for a Time gatefold cover featuring 245 individuals.
New York Magazine's The Strategist is Launching its First 'In Real Life' Retail Store
The main point of the shop is its editorial imprimatur. "We'll be highlighting specific items that The Strategist has covered editorially in the past," Camilla Cho, general manager of e-commerce for New York Media says.
The Mr. Magazine™ Interview With Real Simple's Leslie Yazel, Editor In Chief & Daren Mazzucca, Vice President/Group Publisher
"We promise women that we’re going to help women get organized, get in control, and give them back time. We sold more issues, the August issue of Real Simple, on newsstands in 2018 than we did in 2017. And the cover line was “More Time for You.” And I really think that is what women are looking for."
Janelle Monáe and Parkland Activists Among Winners of Smithsonian's American Ingenuity Awards
Singer Janelle Monáe, actor/director John Krasinski, U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith and the Parkland survivors who organized the March for Our Lives will be honored with 2018 American Ingenuity Awards from Smithsonian magazine.
Pride Media's Adam Levin Responds to WWD: In Today’s Politicized World, We Should Be Careful What We Assume About Others
"Recently, Women’s Wear Daily, a publication I deeply respect, published a piece about me, my business and political beliefs that wasn’t just hurtful, but could lead the reader to form the wrong opinion."
The 10 Most helpful Things I Learned from Working Closely with Martha Stewart for Over 19 Years
Sarah Carey, the editorial food director for Martha Stewart Living, has been making popular recipes with Martha Stewartfor nearly two decades.
FOLIO: Special Survey Report: Magazine Media Has Positive Outlook For 2019
Nearly seven in 10 Folio: readers surveyed in the Folio: 2018 Magazine Media Investment and Operations Survey said that they expected revenue to go up next year, with 22 percent saying that they anticipated seeing double-digit increases. Just five percent of those surveyed thought revenue would decline next year.
Traditional National News Sites are Thriving
Consumers are continuing to turn to established news sources, with major traditional national news outlets seeing 22% overall visit growth during the period.
Apple’s Radical Approach to News: Humans Over Machines
“We put so much care and thought into our curation,” said Lauren Kern, the editor in chief of Apple News,, 43, a former executive editor of New York Magazine. “It’s seen by a lot of people and we take that responsibility really seriously.”
How Facebook deals with misinformation, in one graphic
Snap earnings: Is a ‘Twitter-like turnaround’ ahead?
This edition features 20% more of the independent research, statistics and compelling facts that articulate the power of magazine media and its effectiveness compared to other media. Please find: New category data and charts from the recently launched Magazine Media 360° Social Media Engagement Factor. New multimedia comparisons proving magazine readers are the strongest everyday influencers. New data proving advertising in magazines raises brand awareness and purchase intent. New Pharma ROAS case studies that show magazines drive conversions to branded prescription drugs. •New charts that show while trust in platforms declines, trust in journalism rebounds. •New charts that show how magazines excel in motivating consumer trial with featured samples and coupons. •New charts that show the role of print and subscriptions in the circulation mix. We encourage you to use this information in your own brand presentations, marketing and conversations. Please let us know if you’d like additional copies—and be sure to share the digital versions (PDF and Powerpoint) at www.magazine.org/factbook.
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