The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, October 26, 2012

Townsend Talks
CEO Charles Townsend gave the first at-length public exposition of Condé Nast's outlook going into 2013, outlining major developments for the company.
Yoga Journal, Vegetarian Times to Boost Rate Base
Active Interest Media has announced rate base increases for two of its publications, effective in Jan. 2013. Yoga Journal jumps by 25,000, Vegetarian Times by 15,000.
Rob Gregory on Newsweek's Transition
The President of the Newsweek-Daily Beast Company provides some insight on the decision to leave print and what the Newsweek brand will look like going forward.
First Lady of Food
Over the past 17 years, Dana Cowin has made Food & Wine a top food magazine in the United States, steadily growing its circulation and expanding its influence.
October's Best Entertainment Photography
Check out "Homeland" star Morena Baccarin (left) and other celebs in this month's best entertainment photos in magazines.
Windows 8 Reception Varies Among Magazines, Newspapers
MagBag: Mags on Windows 8; Cooking Light Samples; TIME Responsive Design...
Oprah Winfrey Network Joins Windows 8 Push with Its First App
Study: 40% of Tablet Owners Read Magazines at Least Once a Month
First Issue of The Walking Dead, The Official Magazine Hits Newsstands and Digital Platforms
The Future’s Weekly and Service-Based for iPad Mag Publisher
Lonny Magazine Launches iPad App
ACT III Report: Focus on Magazine Media's "Great Realignment
AARP: Never Too Late to Think "Mobile First"
Meredith Ad Revs Up Across Board, TV Rises 26%
Omnimedia Teams with FremantleMedia
GQ Fetes Volunteer Service at Gentlemen's Ball
VMan Names Male Model Search Winner
German Publishers Want to Buy Xing, Dump Online Games
Bloomberg Businessweek Names Paskin AME, Editor of Website
People on the Move: Veranda, Sports Illustrated...
Lifestyle Updates: Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire...
Jacques Barzun, History Consultant to LIFE, Dies at 104
Opinion: Digital, As We Know It, Is Dying
Publix Consolidates Magazines
7 Reasons to Consider Print for Your "Non-Traditional" Content Strategy
P&G Vows Stepped-Up Marketing, Cost Cutting
Opera Sings: iOS, Sports, Apps Driving Mobile Ad Revenue
Apple's White iPad Mini Sells Out in 20 Minutes
Apple CEO: App Store Has Seen 35 Billion Downloads
Apple Adds 8 New Currencies Supported In App Store, Including Russian Ruble, Indian Rupee and Saudi Riyal
iPhone Shines but iPad Dims
Strategy Analytics: iPad’s Loss Is Android’s Gain in Tablets in a Lackluster Quarter of 25M Units Shipped
Buzzfeed’s Sponsored Stories Stink in Infringement Smell Test
NASA-Style MissionControl Centers for Social Media Are Taking Off
More Interactive Tweets, in More Than 2000 Ways
How Facebook Pages Are Still at a Disadvantage in the News Feed
Check out attendees mugging for the photo booth at the opening night reception of AMC - The Magazine Media Conference.
PEOPLE Magazine just added! Join MPA, and special guests from New York Magazine, Glamour, Deloitte Digital & event sponsor EndPlay for a half-day workshop covering Responsive Design for magazines.
Learn how to leverage social media platforms at MPA Digital: Social Media (Dec. 13), a valuable half-day conference designed exclusively for magazine media.

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