The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Reading on the Move
This is not an article about magazines on the iPad, but rather of publishers' recent renewed interest in the tablet's not-so-humble older sibling, the iPhone.
Magazine Mobile Codes Up 107%
Magazines reached a kind of mobile milestone last quarter in that every one of the top 100 magazines Nellymoser perused had at least one code.
Meredith Corp. Makes Big Digital Hire
Carolyn Bekkedahl was named SVP of digital sales, a new position for, the giant food site that Meredith bought from Reader’s Digest Association earlier in the year.
Bloomberg Launches Convention Glossy
Bloomberg Insider will run for the duration of both the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, and features exclusive stories by staffers from various Bloomberg divisions.
AFAR Expansion into Germany Is On and Off the Beaten Track...
Under the Power of Nintendo Power Magazine
Carine Roitfeld’s Latest CR Fashion Book Teaser
Kevin Sintumuang Rejoins GQ As Multimedia Editor
Creating Content for Marathon Site Visits
Zinio App Offers Innovations, Solutions to Enhance the Digital Magazine Reading Experience
Publishers Need to Develop a Plan for Mobile Advertising Now
Luxury Marketers Moving Online Fast
More Than Half of Online Ads Fail Viewability Standard
Google's Purchase of Frommer's Is All About Mobile
Apple Seeks Order Blocking Sale of Samsung Products
Galaxy Sales Go Supernova
Ad Preferences of Social and Mobile Users
What Motivates Social Interaction with Brands?
Less Popular Channels Face Cuts at YouTube
From Boomers to Hispanics, Supermarkets Lose CPG Share of Key Consumer Segments
What Do You Think of the Post Office? How Would You Fix It?
Consumer Confidence Falls to Its Lowest in Nine Months
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ASME Intern Blog: Cary Carr claims to have an the gym. Her experience, active lifestyle, and bright personality make her the perfect intern for SELF.
Berner’s appointment caps a search, led by Blinkhorn L.L.C. beginning late this spring, to find a replacement for current MPA President & CEO Nina Link.


The Atlantic: The art director on the magazine's Romney-vs.-Obama boxing-match photo shoot for the September 2012 issue explains how it came together.