The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Condé Nast Adds to Job of Longtime Vogue Editor
Anna Wintour, who will mark her 25th anniversary as the editor of Vogue magazine this summer, is taking on the additional role of artistic director of Condé Nast.
Conde Nast to Launch Glamour and GQ Video Networks
The move is part of a broader expansion the company is making into television and digital under Dawn Ostroff, who has overseen programming at Lifetime and the CW Network.
NYT Extends "Ricochet" Ads to Conde Nast, Ad Age, People, Forbes
Soon a host of publishers will follow the New York Times Co. and allow advertisers to buy specific articles as they are distributed on social networks.
Examining The Atlantic and The New Republic Redesigns
Two traditional, text-heavy magazines not historically known for strong visual identities have recently redesigned and visually energized their publications.
What's New, What's Next for Magazine Media
Swipe 2.0 will be the scene for breaking developments, product unveilings and insightful case studies from leading media companies and their tech partners.
Jill Herzig and Mary Morgan Reinvent Redbook for 21st Century Women
Mental Floss Is Not Just a Magazine Anymore
Better with Age? Photography Icon Aperture Reinvents at 60
Black Enterprise Adds to Digital, Trims Two Months from Print Edition
Bonnier Corp. Folds Garden Design Magazine
IDG TechNetwork Counts on Banks for Digital Production
IDG Consumer & SMB Mobile-Optimized Site Makeover Delivers New Ad Units
Media Companies Like IDG Embrace Lead Generation
NY Mag's Adriana Nova Weighs In on Facebook Revamped News Feed
Quartz, Adobe Among Digiday Publishing Award Winners
Michelle Obama to Appear on Vogue Cover
The American Conservative, the Right's Most Unorthodox Magazine, Seizes the Moment
Fiona Dallanegra Named Publisher of i-D
Michael De Medeiros Leaves Men's Fitness
The Banner Ad Industrial Complex and Its Discontents
SXSW Highlights for Digital Media Pros
Digital Ads Need to Be Clear on All Platforms, FTC Says
Tablets Top Smartphones for Branding Campaigns
IDC: Smaller, Lower-Cost Tablets to Drive Market Increase
Japanese Manufacturers Finally Take on the iPad
Users Have Low Tolerance for Buggy Apps – Only 16% Will Try a Failing App More Than Twice
A Guide to the Four Content Companies You're Likely to Buy Digital Entertainment From
How Apple Gets All the Good Apps
Forrester: U.S. Online Retail Sales to Hit $370 Billion by 2017
When "Likes" Can Shed Light
Take out your tablets and smartphones and bookmark the new responsive website for Swipe. Stay updated on the latest speakers, sponsors, tweets from the only digital conference devoted exclusively to Magazine Media (Mar. 28).
The #1 conference for independent Magazine Media publishers to share best practices, explore multi-platform solutions and discuss innovative strategies for growth. May 20-22, New Orleans.
Swipe 2.0 will kick off with a VIP networking reception on Mar. 27, featuring specialty drinks from NYC top shelf bartender Lucinda Sterling (right), who was spotlighted in the pages of DETAILS. Begin connecting with speakers, sponsors and attendees to the beats of DJ Vida.
To commemorate ASME's 50th anniversary this year, the editors' group is compiling four lists of the most notable achievements in magazine journalism in the last half century. Nominations are now open.
Mark your calendars for this year's AMC - Magazine Media Conference, taking place Oct. 22-23 in New York City. Details to come.
March 19, 2013
The Professor's LOFT
Join ASME NEXT at our next monthly open-bar event for junior-level print and web journalists, and hear what BuzzFeed EIC Ben Smith has to say about getting in and moving up the masthead.
March 28, 2013
Grand Hyatt New York
Come hear the world's most noted publishers, tech experts, financial pros and media pioneers as they share what's new - and what's next - in magazine media technology at the Swipe 2.0 Conference taking place at the Grand Hyatt New York, March 27-28, 2013.
May 20 - 22, 2013
Loews New Orleans Hotel
The #1 conference for independent Magazine Media publishers to share best practices, explore multi-platform solutions and discuss innovative strategies for growing Magazine Media brands.

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