The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, April 22, 2013

ASME Scholarship Winner Named
David Lewon, Editor-in-Chief, Backpacker, is the recipient of the 2013 ASME Scholarship to the Yale Publishing Course: Leadership Strategies in Magazine and Digital Publishing taking place this summer at Yale.
Smithsonian Magazine Launching Tech, Science Conference
Smithsonian magazine is getting ready to launch The Future Is Here, a new conference focusing on science, technology, engineering and math innovations.
The Most Evocative Magazine Covers of the Boston Marathon Bombing
After the week of the Boston Marathon bombing, covers have started to emerge. Some are beautiful, some are iconic, and some are controversial.
M2 Magazine Launches New Free Tablet Edition: Capital Australia
Why the FT is Launching a Publication for Investment Advisors
Cosmopolitan Names Melissa Post Executive Fashion Director of Advertising
Robin Riddle Is WSJ Custom Studios Publisher
Elle Decor Adds Interiors Editor
T Taps Jesse Ashlock from Condé Nast's Details
Vogue UK Appoints New Associate Publisher
Model Sarah DeAnna Pens 'Supermodel You'
PayPal Integrates Discover Into Mobile In-Store Payments
Tumblr Launches Mobile Ads Today
ACLU Joins the Fight Against Android Fragmentation?
Mark Inskip on "Apps vs Mobile Websites"
Scaling Pinterest - From 0 to 10s of Billions in Two Years
US Social Ad Revenues to Reach $11B in 2017
Eye Tracker Finds Which Ads Actually Stick
Ad Targeters Are Laying the Groundwork for Visual Advertising
Microsoft's Ad For The 'Do Not Track' Function In Internet Explorer
Pitch for a Coding Standard to Track Media Assets and Ads
Suspicious Web Domains Cost the Online Ad Business $400m Per Year
Spaulding: Not Just about Making a Great TV Ad, It's about Data
New Social Sports Site 'For The Win' Aims for Non-Fans Too
Digital Marketers All Got This Thing Wrong About ROI
Marketing Evolution: Moving From Text To Images
In Boston Manhunt, Online Detectives on Reddit and Others Flourish
Senate Weighs Sales-Tax Bill
eBay Asks Users to Fight National Sales Tax Bill
The Women of Social Media: A Digital Influencer Study
IAB to Rally Industry Against Bogus Publishers and Bots
Millennials Don't Worry about Online Privacy
The host of the 2013 National Magazine Awards (May 2) is William Geist, co-host of the third hour of NBC’s “Today” and of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” Reserve your tickets today!
Grey has been promoted to the position of SVP for Digital Strategy and Initiatives at MPA. He’ll build on his efforts to drive digital publishing standards.
Sticky Posts is a weekly compilation of the critical and creative news that can elevate the vitality and innovation of the magazine industry. With a focus on technology, here’s what we’ve been reading the week of April 19, 2013.
Discover ways to make content pay multiple dividends from Wieder History Group’s Pamela Dunaway, at the IMAG Conference for indy pubs (New Orleans, May 20-22).
The category winners and ultimate "Cover of the Year" will be revealed at the ASME Annual Meeting on May 1. Open to ASME members as well as non-members.
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.

Smithsonian: This year for Earth Day, Smithsonian has put together another list of 10 notable discoveries made by scientists since Earth Day 2012. The list ranges from specific topics to broad, and from the alarming to the awe-inspiring.