The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, August 26, 2013

Magazines, Newspapers Oppose Exigent Postal Rate Hike
MPA's Mary Berner said "We're supportive of five-day delivery, consolidation of facilities and reduction in the cost of benefits. This exigent increase is a distraction, and it won't help the postal system. We need to focus on legislation that gives the postal service the tools they need."
Commentary: Writing about Magazines with Blinders on
"The truth is that, thanks to digital media, the magazine industry is today much more than just AAM-audited titles or those whose ad pages are counted each month," writes D.B. Hebbard.
Q&A with Cindi Leive: What I Read
How do people deal with the torrent of information pouring down on us all? What sources can't they live without? Cindi Leive, Editor-in-Chief of Glamour since 2001 gives us her must-reads.
Viewers Recall Ads Best When They Watch Them on Tablets: Study
Zinio: App Now Offers Any 3 Magazines for $5 a Month
Interview's Model Issue
Tim Grieve Named National Journal Editor-in-Chief
John Clarkin Joins the Expanding DuJour Magazine as Associate Publisher
Andrea Bennett Is Vegas Editor-in-Chief
Teri Evans Is Naples Illustrated Editor-in-Chief
Four New Music Tablet Magazines
Is Medium a Platform for All Kinds of Writing, or a Magazine-Style Curated Experience
The Future Lies in Failing to Follow a Formula
Newspapers Aren't Dying and Jeff Bezos Isn't Crazy
Parish Magazine That Makes a Profit and Turns Away Advertisers
Addicted to Apps
Women at Google Looking Past the Glass Ceiling
War on Leaks Is Pitting Journalist Versus Journalist
Report: Marketer Confidence Level Grows; Budgets Not So Much
Marketers Seek Extra Edge to Go Viral: More Pay for "Sponsored Content" on Websites
Multi-Channel Video Subscribers Down; Industry Levels Off
Ads Already Sneaking Their Way Onto Instagram
News Corp. Draws a Line in the Digital "Sand"
How Programmatic Is Changing Ad Sales Teams
Can AOL's Barbell Ad Strategy Save Digital Publishing?
Parse.ly Raises $5M For Predictive Analytics Platform That Helps Media Companies Decide What to Publish
A Small Upstart to Oversee Ad Agencies
Commentary: The In-Store Shopping Experience Is Next Frontier
DOJ Claims Apple Changed in-App Purchase to Retaliate Against Amazon
In Wake of Privacy Laws, Kids' Sites See Ad Revenue Plummet
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September 05, 2013
ASME Board Room
Want to know the insider secrets to becoming a fashion writer? This ASME NEXT breakfast, moderated by GoFugYourself's blogger Jessica Morgan, will bring top fashion writers and editors together to discuss thriving in this competitive industry. Register now. Breakfast will be provided. Rescheduled – date TBD
October 22 - 23, 2013
Center 548
Reimagined and reinvented, AM²C 2013 is Magazine Media’s premier conference, convening the top minds from publishing, editorial, technology and advertising, to explore the topics that matter most during these transformational times.
Sharon Estroff, writing for Scholastic Parent & Child, offers a school "success plan" that will set your children up for their best year yet!