The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Designed to Perform: Design & UX Lessons for Digital Content
Come hear Jeff Gothelf, principal at Neo (NYC), interaction designer, speaker, blogger and author of Lean UX. Gothelf joins seven design and user experience experts to provide an in-depth look at the unique challenges facing today’s digital content creators.
People to Venture into TV
Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp, speaking at the recent American Magazine Conference, said that sometimes it was easier to work with an outside firm than a sister publication, now a new deal is announced, People magazine will produce a two-hour TV special in a joint venture with Dick Clark Productions.
WWD CEO Summit: Anna Wintour in Conversation with Leslie Moonves
Moonves described Wintour as “a leader of a great brand, and someone who shapes our culture in a very positive way.” And “someone who’s pretty famous for not suffering fools gladly,” he said, adding, “I’ll do my best to avoid that fate today.”
Q&A with Forbes Executive Editor Michael Noer
Noer previews and discusses the Forbes 2013 list of the most powerful people in the world with Morning Joe's Joe Scarborough, citing interesting trends such as the upward trajectory of certain notables like Jeff Bezos.
Kate Upton and Golf Legend Arnold Palmer on Cover of Golf Digest in December
The issue, which hits newsstands next week, features Upton modeling clingy golf attire while getting pointers on her swing from the 84-year-old Palmer, who wrote an essay about the experience.
Public Libraries Make Digital Magazines Accessible to All
Magazine publishers are experimenting with different ways to pay for digital products, including single issues, subscriptions, “buffets” (like Next Issue) and package deals (like Zinio’s Z-Pass). But if you have a library card, a few digital magazines are actually free.
Bauer’s "Kardashian-Free" Magazine to Target Older Women
ESPN Mobile Properties Saw More Unique Visitors Than in September for First Time Ever
Next Issue Media Updates iOS App
Another Magazine Advertisement for iPhone 5s Surfaces
Gawker Media Invites Publishers onto Kinja Platform: Playboy and Hearst Already in
Vincent Krsulich Promoted to Men's Journal Publisher
Forbes Media Columnist Moving to San Francisco
Scoby Retires, Klein Promoted at Crain Communications
Shelagh Daly Miller Promoted to AARP Media Group Publisher
Variety Recommits to Film Criticism
Are You a Technology Company or a Media Company?
The Swedish Perspective on Our Industry’s Crisis
New York Times Struggles to Replace Print Ads with Digital Sales
New York Times Offers a Glimpse at the Homepage of the Future
Tales From Google and Glam: The New Rules of Engagement
Ephron's Legacy Demystified, ARF Unveils Awards Program
Adobe User Data Breach Massive, 38 Million Compromised by Hackers
The Price of Digital Media Complexity: Bad Ad Placements
Daniel Alegre, Google President of Global Partner Business Solutions, on Programmatic
Klout Score Becomes Trigger for Twitter Tweets in Broadcast Television, Paid Media
No More Surveys: New Tool Offers Real-Time Consumer Insights
Barnes & Noble Releases New Nook E-Reader for $119
Google Glass Auctioned On eBay Despite Google Policy
Global Ad Spend for Automotive Dips, Industry/Services Rises
DMA's New Lobbying Effort Centers On Data-Driven Marketing
Join Jon Swallen, Chief Research Officer, Kantar Media, along with special guest Ari Bluman, Chief Digital Investment Officer, GroupM North America, for a first look at brand-new data and insights on tablet advertising trends. Seats are limited for this complimentary lunch program – register today!
Michal Pasternak is Chief Experience Officer at Huge, where she oversees one of the world's largest and most talented UX teams. She has driven the creation of user-friendly experiences on many of the agency's most prominent e-commerce and media engagements.
Making sense of your metrics often requires countless hours manually collecting, consolidating, manipulating and analyzing extensive data files from third party vendors. Newsstand data is vital to growing your digital business. Attend this complimentary webinar on Oct. 30 to learn about an automated method for consolidating your data from multiple sources. Add this webinar to your Outlook calendar and register today.
The MPA Factbook is for the first time available in a digital edition, produced by our member and sponsor Brown Printing Company. Enjoy the 2013/2014 MPA Factbook – filled with facts, stats and insights on magazine media!
November 19, 2013
The law is changing as fast as your job description. Are you keeping up? Join us on November 19 for ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors.
November 06 - 07, 2013
This two-day workshop for junior-level editors covers print and digital fundamentals. The workshop explores the role of the publisher, provides hands-on training with veteran editors and includes small-group sessions about career building. Attendees come away inspired and informed.
November 06, 2013
The Professor's LOFT
This event will be our first in a special series of ASME NEXT Talks featuring a writer. Our guest on November 6 will be Sarah Stillman, staff writer at The New Yorker and 2012 National Magazine Award winner.
Twenty years ago, Jeff Lukas was the top assistant to his legendary father, thoroughbred trainer D. Wayne Lukas. Then, one morning at Santa Anita, site of this weekend’s Breeders’ Cup, he stood in the path of a charging horse and lost everything. Or did he?