The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Q&A with Lewis D’Vorkin Chief Product Officer of Forbes Media
D'Vorkin speaks about the the future of print and the role digital plays in helping and enhancing the print experience.
The Nation Boosts Digital Subs With Student Campaign
The brand is offering college students a free six-month digital subscription to the left-leaning political weekly. In the last two weeks, the program has generated more than 1,000 subscriptions.
Walmart: Traditional Media Alive and Well
“You can’t be all-digital,” Tony Rogers, Walmart’s senior vice president of marketing, said in a session at the Shopper Marketing Summit.
Digital Magazines Enjoy Uptick, Propelled By Adobe Tools
Adobe has been among the companies behind the surge of digital editions in the last two years. The company says its Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) powers about 70% of the top-grossing magazine apps, including Wired, Martha Stewart Living, Vogue and Reader’s Digest.
Print Magazines See Ad Revenue Uptick
BoSacks: What is a Publisher?
Conde Nast Plans to Turn John McAfee's Tale Into Hollywood Gold
12 Gorgeous, First-Rate Food Journals That Aren’t Lucky Peach
Publishers May Pay to Preserve Saturday Delivery
A Probe on Data Releases from Media Companies Is Revived
On the Cutting Edge of Augmented Reality
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Nature Conservancy Magazine Takes Ads for First Time
Tim Cook Tops Out Magazine's Power 50 List for Third Straight Year
The Atlantic Taps Executive Producer for Video
New Digital Magazine Built for iPad with PDF Vendor Solution
Tim Hetherington, Indelible on Film
A Canadian Fashion Editor Bent on Conquering NYC
Q&A with Fader's Andy Cohn
The Big Business of Franchise Issues
Ideas for Generating New Subscriptions: Strategies for Budgets of All Sizes
Spending on Custom Content at $44 Billion
The Difference Between Web and Native Apps
How Walmart Wants Brands to Fuel Its Content Engine
A Share Is One Thing, But Who's Clicking Back?
Global Ad Spend Hit $557 Billion In 2012
GM Pulls About-Face on Facebook, While Site Courts More Advertisers
Mojiva: Tablets Critical to Mobile Advertising Today
BlackBerry Tops "Don't Want" Poll
PC Sales Sink, Tablets Replacing Them
Microsoft Plans 7-Inch Tablet
Samsung Announces Another Giant Phone With A 6-Inch Screen
Retail Sales Mask Consumer Reality
IPG Reorganizes Trading Desk Operations As Company Tries Automation
Convenience Store Industry Sales Topped $700B in 2012
Gannett, Times Co. Web Paywalls Have Been a Success, Report Says
Ad Spend Forecast Down Even More
New App Lets Mobile Users Opt Out Of Behavioral Targeting
Teens: Facebook Still Supreme, But Social Media Interest Dwindling
One Downside of Paywalls: Where Does your Growth Come From?
Reuters Poll: Strong Start to 2013 Not Going to Last for U.S. Economy Reuters
Through this week, ASME is posting entries to this year’s cover competition on Facebook. Featuring GQ in the “Most Delicious” category. Invite your colleagues and readers to “like” their favorites.
IMAG 2013 (May 20-22, New Orleans) offers insights-packed sessions on topics like evolving digital subscription models, featuring companies like America's Test Kitchen.
Check out event highlights from Swipe 2.0, which featured speakers like James McQuivey from Forrester, who advises publishers to "partner promiscuously" in the age of disruption.
At Swipe 2.0, MPA's Mary Berner declared 6 reasons why there has never been a better time to work in magazine-branded media.
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.
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May 01, 2013
3 West Club
Register now to attend the ASME Annual Meeting with Chris Hughes, publisher and editor in chief of The New Republic. Co-founder of Facebook and digital strategist for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, Hughes will speak candidly on the future of media. Plus—find out who wins the ASME Best Cover Contest. Lunch is $95 for ASME members. Non-members are also invited.
May 02, 2013
New York Marriott Marquis
Tickets are available now for the annual dinner on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the New York Marriott Marquis
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.
June 10 - 12, 2013
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
Retail Marketplace 2013 tackles the most important challenges in retail across the supply chain for print magazines -- driving sales, leveraging change, creating new opportunities and connecting with consumers.

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