The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Indy Summit Kicks Off in New Orleans
More than a hundred independent Magazine Media execs and publishing partners convened in NOLA last night for the opening reception and dinner of this year's IMAG conference.
Time Inc.'s All You Launches M-Commerce Pilot Program
Starting with the May issue, customers using an iPad or Kindle Fire can tap a "shop now" icon to see where the product is for sale with a direct link to purchase.
Bonnier and Source InterLink in Huge Magazine Deal
Bonnier Corp. sold its Carlsbad, California TransWorld unit of outdoor enthusiast magazines to Source Interlink Media's San Clemente GrindMedia unit and Source Interlink sold its nine Irvine motorcycle titles to Bonnier.
Essence and MSNBC Unite for Live Coverage of the 2013 Essence Festival
Taking place from Thursday July 4, through Sunday, July 7, this much-anticipated annual event will heat up New Orleans even further during this long summer weekend, attracting music stars from around the world, including superstar headliner Beyoncé.
The New Men’s Fitness is Here
A Tale of Two New Magazines: HGTV and Food Network
NetApp Partners with Forbes.com Launching Branded Content Page on the BrandVoice Native Advertising Platform
More on: Rodale Standalone E-Commerce Site, Rodale's
Atlantic Media Nabs Foreign Policy Writer to Edit Defense Site
"New Exposure" a Photography Competition Sponsored by Vogue and Bottega Veneta Goes into Round Two
J.Crew’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Collection
Vanity Fair France, Chanel Host Cannes Dinner
William Fine Dies at 86: 60s Era Publisher of Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and Town & Country
Digital Boost: Ziff Davis Acquires NetShelter
New York Times CEO: Digital Pay Model “Most Successful” Decision in Years
Ad Council Launches Digital Platform
Mobile Becoming Moms' Daily Shopping Companion
PunchTab: 81% of Moms Will Engage More with a Brand When Offered Rewards
Video-on-Demand Viewing Is Gaining Popularity
Digital TV Video Biz Is Booming
Effective Digital Ads: A Fragment of Your Imagination?
Yahoo to Ramp Native Ads on Tumblr
Ways Yahoo Can Avoid Screwing Up Tumblr: Tolerating Copyright Infringement of Magazine Photos Listed As 1 Way
Google+ Needs Android to Climb Out of Experimental Phase
More Consumers Turn to Mobile to Research, Book Travel
In Media, Big Data Is Booming but Big Results Are Lacking
Learn top editors’ tips for boosting sales, putting brands in the spotlight, and keeping the newsstand vital at Retail Marketplace 2013, June 10-12 in Philadelphia.
Join fellow junior editors as they welcome the new class of ASME interns and celebrate the beginning of summer at the ASME Next summer bash. (June 6 | NYC)
APPNATION returns to NYC next Tuesday and Wednesday (May 21-22) for their 3rd annual Cross-Platform Summit to explore the burgeoning world of apps across all connected devices. MPA members can register now and get 30% off using promotional code ANCPS30.
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May 21 - 22, 2013
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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.

Out's Andrew Belonsky reports on the recent spate of apparent anti-gay hate crimes in New York City, focusing on last week when 32-year-old Mark Carson was shot in the West Village.