The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, August 15, 2013

TIME Celebrates MLK's "I Have a Dream" Speech with Special Issue and Website
The print issue features items reflecting on King’s impact from Maya Angelou, Jesse Jackson, Shonda Rimes, John Conyers, Marco Rubio, Theodore Olson, Malala Yousafzai and more. The cover is a fantastic picture (by Dan Budnik) of King at the legendary March on Washington.
Multitask Nation: ESPN Lets iPad Users Call Up Scores, Clips, While They Watch Live Video
The key here is something ESPN is calling a “live toolbar.” It’s a widget that runs across the bottom of the video screen and lets you pull up data like scores and stats for other games you’re not watching.
Town & Country Increases Rate Base
The magazine is raising its rate base for the first time in 10 years, starting with the January 2014 issue. Jennifer Levene Bruno, chief revenue officer and publisher of Town & Country, announced that the increase will be from 450,000 to 475,000, representing a 5.5 percent jump.
Eva Chen, Trending Now at Lucky Magazine
The Editor in Chief of Lucky magazine begins many days photographing her latest accessories. These pictures are posted on Instagram, where the magazine editor has 58,173 followers.
Harvard Business Review Turns to Bundling for Circulation Gains
Josh Macht, group publisher, says HBR started on the path to those gains several years ago by building out its brand across all platforms. Social media was an obvious place to be, but they made specific efforts to adapt and extend traditional content to the Web.
Condé Nast Traveler Names Pilar Guzman Editor in Chief
12 Iconic Magazine Covers You'll Never Forget
ABC Releases Latest Circulation Figures for UK Digital Editions
Condé Nast Finds Comparable "Dwell Time" for Print, Digital
Oprah's Giant Afro Wig for O's Recent Magazine Cover Was Designed by Kim Kimble
Money Magazine Puts a Ring on Sharon (The Town)
Deja View for Harper's Bazaar?
A Tiny Magazine that Slides out of a Matchbox
Alexander Wang Stars in New Wool Ad
Chicago Athlete Magazine Enters the Apple Newsstand
HuffPost Live Celebrates Its First Birthday with Robust Results
NPR’s Custom Solution to Its Banner Ad Problem
Hockenson: I Am a Woman and I Don’t Need a Website “for Women”
Apple Looking into Device-to-Device Gifting of owned Digital Media Via NFC
What We Can All Learn from the New York Times Website Outage
No, Craigslist Is Not Responsible for the Death of Newspapers
Mobile User Bases at Facebook and Twitter Keep Growing
Outbrain Cleans Up Native Ad Content, Nixes Dubious Marketers
Health Ads Stream in: Federal Law May Bring $1 Billion TV Bonanza from Insurers
Journalist Jobs Are Picking up
Postal Service Revamps Priority-Mail Program
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