The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, April 25, 2013

The Mommy Business Trip
Events like Yoga Journal and BlogHer conferences give mothers a professional reason to leave their families for a little while.
Boston Magazine's May 2013 Cover Made Of Shoes From Marathon
The May cover of Boston magazine is simply stunning. The cover used dozens of pairs of shoes from the marathon, which form a heart around the message "We Will Finish The Race."
National Geographic Magazine Launches New Facebook App
National Geographic has launched a Facebook app that allows users to create their own magazine cover featuring their favorite baby photos, creating an engagement opportunity for their fans on social networks.
Hearst Donates $100,000 in Honor of Slain Sandy Hook Teacher
Hearst Corp. donated a total of $100,000 on Tuesday to two organizations in the name of Lauren Rousseau, one of the six educators who died in the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14.
Better Homes and Gardens Eyes More E-Commerce
Adobe Brings Predictive Marketing to Social
Gannet 1Q Earnings Up 53 Percent, Helped by Paywalls
InStyle’s May 2013 Subscriber Cover is Named “Cover of the Day”
Fast Company Puts Twist on Advertiser's Content
National Geographic Wins Three Prizes at Overseas Press Club Awards
Magazine of the Year Finalist: New York
Food & Wine Celebrates 2013 Best New Chefs in America
Deloitte: Readers Haven't Abandoned Print Yet
AOP Announces Premium Mobile Advertising Initiative
TIME 100 Gala: From Spanx To Social Media
Judy Glassman Promoted to 'Smithsonian' Associate Publisher/Marketing
Twitter's Jack Dorsey Talks Hacking, Video, Magazines
Robert Rufino Named Elle Decor Interiors Editor
Lisa Tozzi Departs New York Times for BuzzFeed
What Publishers Can Learn from Google’s Patented News Article Rankings
Video: Navigating the Tricky Business of Content Marketing
Google Analytics Adds Conversion Funnel Benchmarking Tool
6 Best Android Apps for Reading Magazines
Adobe: Tablets Convert Consumers More Often Than Smartphones
iPad Tops in Satisfaction Among Tablet Owners, Andoid Close Second
Digital Video Advertisers Up Budgets, Shift Spend from Display and TV
What are ‘Targeted Tweets’ and How Should You Use Them?
Forget Searching For Content - Content Is About To Start Searching For You
Introducing the Modern Marketing Manifesto
How Do Internet Users Divvy Up Their Desktop, Mobile Web Time?
Flurry Five-Year Report: It’s an App World. The Web Just Lives in It
Google Play Has 2x Paid App Downloads of Amazon Appstore
Reports Detail Amazon Appstore’s Growing Influence
Path, a Social Diary App, Is Adding 1 Million New Users a Week
New York Times Co. Announces ‘New Strategy for Growth’
Times Company Sees Sale of 'Boston Globe' in Second Half of 2013
Times Company Reports a Drop in Income
Yes, The Times and Journal Are Sending You More Push Notifications
Twitter Launching 2-Step Verification in Response to AP Hack
WPP CEO Sorrell: Google Will Overtake News Corp As Our Largest Media Investment
iTunes Sales Are Huge! But Growth May Be Slowing
Report: Yahoo! Bing Network Claims 153 Million Unique Searchers
Windows 8 Wins 7.4% Share Of Global Tablet OS Market In Q1
Ford Delivers $1.6 Billion Q1 Profit
Sen. Jay Rockefeller Blasts Ad Industry in Senate Hearing Over Do Not Track
Ad Industry Blames Microsoft, Mozilla for Do-Not-Track Gridlock
Online Shopping, With Sales Tax Added
The Rise of Pre-Commerce
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.

American women fighting in combat is a topic that has long been debated, yet women have been serving valiantly on the front line. GQ's Nate Penn interviews several female veterans whose stories not only refute the argument against women in combat, but also shed light on the ongoing problem of sexual assault.