The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, June 28, 2013

New Magazine Launches Aplenty in First Half
The number of titles published on a regular frequency in the first six months of 2013 reached 96 titles compared with 100 titles in 2012.
New Yorker's DOMA Cover Features Famous Duo
The New Yorker celebrated the Supreme Court's historic rulings on gay marriage with one of its most awesome covers of all time. It marked the moment by featuring what many people consider to be one of the most famous gay couples in pop culture.
Gay Weddings Get Their Own Version of The Knot
On Monday, The Knot launched the first edition of its gay weddings digital magazine, with two editions -- one for male and one for female couples.
Bonnier’s Saveur Magazine Partners Windstar for Cruise
The cruise will feature a chef from Saveur doing cooking demonstrations. A one-year magazine subscription is offered for bookings before Aug. 31.
The World's Best Print Ads, 2012-13: Top 59
You've already seen the Grand Prix winner: Apple's back-cover magazine ads for the iPad mini. But there's plenty more to chew on here, from the humorous (Comedy Central) to the questionable (Times of India) to the simply brilliant (Beijing Sports Network).
Come On, Get Happy with TIME’s New Issue
Daily Beast, Newsweek Deputy Bureau Chief Jace Lacob to Run Buzzfeed Entertainment
Vogue Paris on the Phone
Joe Mansueto's Persona Extends to His Magazines
People Moves at Meredith's MXM, Better Homes and Gardens, Bon Appétit, Adweek...
Cover Contest Winners: What They Learned During Their First Time at Cannes
Net-a-Porter Postpones Launch of Glossy
Great American Media Services Buys Two B-to-B Sports Mags
Port Magazine, Moynat Throw a Party
Salon Media Group Reports Big Jump in Traffic
Media M&A Activity Slows in 1H
Audio Slideshow: Shifting Perspectives in Center Store
Digital Edition Briefs
Metered Paid Content Platform Press+ Expands Internationally
Heitman: Many of My College Students Hadn't Read for Fun Since Harry Potter
Reward Based Advertising Improves Engagement
Why It's Worth It to Revive Your Wrap and Tip Promos: Not Everyone Subscribes or Renews Online
Consumers Favor Brand Searches on Mobile Sites
Parents Preparing Their Back-to-School Budgets with Caution
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