The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, July 19, 2013

Fashion Magazines Turn in Record-Breaking September Issues
Time Inc.'s InStyle came in at 455 pages. Glamour reversed course from September 2012 with a sizable 18 percent gain, closing this year’s issue with 224 total ad pages. Elle magazine says it will publish its largest issue to date, with 442 ad pages, a 12% gain from September 2012.
Men's Fitness Increases Rate Base as It Vies for Space in Men's Category
Men's Fitness is increasing the paid circulation guarantee it gives advertisers for the first time since 2009 as it tries to capitalize on some new attention in the marketplace.
Judging Rolling Stone by Its Cover
The Editorial Board at The New York Times has issued a commentary today examining the controversy and reactions to Rolling Stone's current cover featuring the surviving Boston bombing suspect.
TIME’s Powerful Trayvon Martin Cover
Spotlighted: Time's new cover, dedicated to the aftermath of the Trayvon Martin tragedy, listing the five features dedicated to the cover subject from such luminaries as Maya Angelou.
Twitter Chat: Applying a Learned Lesson
Taryn Finley, interning at ESSENCE, writes of her most memorable times with the magazine media brand so far (yacht rides with Nicki Minaj,) and how the breezy, frantic fun of her summer was transformed by the recent verdict in Florida, enabling her to see just how powerful, but unwieldy the social mediasphere can be.
Forbes Media Launches a Wine Club Subscription Service
In Response to Rolling Stone Tsarnaev Cover, Photos of Bloodied Suspect Published
Future's Profit Slowdown Highlights Difficulties of Digital Publishing Transition
People Moves at Hearst, Engadget, TIME, The New Yorker, People, Essence, Cynopsis, InStyle...
Know Your Renewal Rates for Each Source
Tech Blogs Needs to Become More Like Industry Publications
Print-on-Demand May Be Coming Soon to a Books-A-Million Near You
When It Comes to Marketing, Digital Mom Shoppers Have Boundaries
Google Still Suffering Ad-Price Declines as Search Goes Mobile
Google Generates $13 Billion in Advertising
Social Media "No No's," 5 Reminders
Global Ad Spending on the Rise, Latin America Shows Biggest Gains
Paid, Earned, Owned: Early Signs of Dementia
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With summer in high gear, there is plenty of time left to go on family vacations, and fishing trips are among the most rewarding and memorable. Fly Fisherman magazine has developed a "Destinations" channel on their website, featuring articles on picturesque locations around the country.