The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, August 23, 2012

MPA Unveils Social Media Study on Magazines
The study, conducted by GfK MRI for MPA, reveals that sharing magazine content is important to young readers 18 to 34: the Millennials.
On the "Death" of Magazines
The demise of magazines may make a good story, but it all may turn out to merely good fiction in the end.
EatingWell Bumps Circ by 115 Percent
The bi-monthly healthy food magazine, acquired by Meredith in 2011, saw newsstand sales increase by 45% for first half 2012.
Bonnier’s Working Mother Takes Media, Event Portfolios Global
With events making up at least a third of its revenue, Working Mother is expanding its business internationally to include both b-to-b and b-to-c events, and new printed products.
Modern Luxury to Hit Hamptons; Sports Illustrated's McDonnell's New Office
CNN and TIME Launch 2012 Political Convention App
TV Guide Updates Social TV App
Hearst VP-Digital Grant Whitmore Explains Reason for Magazine Mobile Web Growth
Forbes Names Most Powerful Women in Media
How to Get Newsweek’s Prince Harry Cursor on Your Tumblr Page
First Looks: Inside the New French Vogue
24 Classic Nintendo Power Covers
Ladies’ Home Journal Names Associate Publisher/Sales
GQ Hires New Multimedia Editor
Condé Nast Traveler Adds Associate Publisher
Harper's U.K. Names Justine Picardie Editor-in-Chief
Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner Supports Gay Marriage
Audible Holding Auditions for Helen Gurley Brown’s Sex and the Single Girl
Highlights from PBAA Canadian Newsstand Conference
The Seven Habits of Highly Inefficient Publishers
How a Content Publisher Boosted Rates by Enhancing Subscriber Data
Can Tablet Commerce Help Publishers Break Free of the Magazine Paradigm?
New CMS Mandate for Publishers: Managing Multi-Channel Content
When Freemium Fails
In a First, DOJ Seizes Illegal Phone App Download Websites
Forget the Desktop: Web Designers Should Make Sites for Phones and Tablets First
Value of Homepages Shifting As Readers Enter Through Side Pages
Longreads Offers Some Exclusive Content to Paying Members
Deloitte: Rise of Second Screens Cause for "Excitement & Concern"
Tablet Market Doubles by 2016, Leaves Microsoft Behind?
Archos Unveils 101 XS Tablet with Keyboard Dock
Why We Need New Metrics for Social
Agencies Don't Pin Pinterest
Social Media Users' Age, Gender Impact Site Choices
Profile of Digital Savvy Hispanics
USPS Wasted $1.2 Million on "Simpsons" Stamps
CBO Warns of Recession, or More Big Deficits, Depending on Congressional Action
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ASME Intern Blog: Sports Illustrated intern Alex loved Nebraska, where she grew up with corn fields and horses, but coming to New York has been a “dream come true.”
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.
Latest MPA Washington E-Newsletter: A Packed Legislative Agenda Predicted Following Election; Republican VP Candidate’s Remarks to MPA Board; and more.

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