The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, August 5, 2013

July's Magazine Launches
"No illusion here, only the intensity of the numbers and an array of awesome titles," announces professor Samir Husni.
Hearst, Estée Lauder Team Up for Flipboard Magazine
Set to launch today, the Estée Lauder Beauty Book highlights the science behind the Lauder brand’s newly updated Advanced Night Repair, and also offers fashion, beauty, health and lifestyle content from the editorial teams of Harper’s Bazaar, Elle and Marie Claire.
Why Vogue Chose Ovation TV for Its New Reality Series with Anna Wintour
Five other networks were interested in the show, which focuses on the 2013 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund competition, which pits 10 designers against one another as they vie for a $300,000 grant.
Forbes.com Hits 49 Million Visitors in July
Forbes' unique contributor model continues to be the core of the magazine's content strategy, according to chief product officer Lewis Dvorkin at Forbes.
ABM: B-toB Marketing Spend Shifting from Print Faster than Readers
A new report from ABM found that media users are not necessarily picking one content platform over another. According to the report, 74 percent use both traditional and digital media.
Newsweek Sold to IBT Media
Forensic Art Expert’s Libel Case Against New Yorker Magazine Is Dismissed
WIRED and Bon Appétit Collaborate on Food Issue on Newsstands in October
Details Magazine, Lacoste Partner on Contest
ELLE Launches Online Beauty Store
On the Newsstand: Psychology and Science Magazines
How ProPublica, OPB Used Digital Magazines to Showcase Stories Anew
Barnes and Noble Is Making Efforts to Improve Newsstand Sales
Hour Media Buys Publishing Assets from American Public Media Group
Recent People Moves at Meredith, Hearst Magazines, Bloomberg Media Group and More…
Diane Newman Is Digital First Media Senior VP/National Sales
Facebook Hires First CMO Gary Briggs from Google
Why the Atlantic Will Be Fine after Justin Smith's Exit
Relationship Forged in Print: GQ Photo Editor and New York Design Director Wed
Andre Leon Tally: a Paris Exhibition Explores the Colorful History of the Little Black Dress
Raymond E. Joslin, Former President and Group Head of Hearst Entertainment & Syndication, Dies at 76
New York Times Looks to Video to Offset Declining Ad Revenue
Native Ads: The Digg Way
Some Twitter Users Push Back on Ads: Subculture Opts for "Insincere Engagement"
Why There Is No Such Thing As a “Killer” Tablet
Old-School Ad Execs Sweat as Data Geeks Flex Muscle
Six Big Accounts to Watch Amid the Publicis Groupe Merger Fallout
Dumenco: Never Mind Publicis Omnicom, Are Google and Facebook Too Damn Big?
Obama Administration Overturns Ban on Apple Products
Justice Department Proposes Sweeping Punishments Against Apple
YouTube Advertiser Sees Strong Mobile Demand
Consumers Have Preferences for Personalized Digital Ads
No More Patience with Irrelevant Ads
Companies to Start Testing New Privacy Notices for Apps
Senators Introduce Postal Reform Bill
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