The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, November 18, 2013

Condé Nast, Hearst Increase Ad Pages in 2013 Time Inc.'s InStyle Wins Fashion Paging Game
2013 has come to a close—at least for the publishers of monthly magazines, who are beginning to report their full-year ad page and revenue numbers now that December issues are hitting the newsstands.
Businessweek Drops Biggest Issue Since 1999
Bloomberg Businessweek is set to drop its biggest issue since 1999 on newsstands next week. The magazine’s latest issue, hitting newsstands Nov. 18, will have 212 total pages, 111 pages of which feature ads.
How Conde Nast, New York Times, Hearst Are Adapting for Real-Time Bidding
Programmatic Is Changing the Game for Publishers. When Matt Prohaska joined The New York Times as its first-ever programmatic advertising director, he claims to have begun meetings by drawing blood from his arm. "I wanted to show everyone I was human," he said.
Forbes to Explore Sale of 96-Year-Old Magazine
Forbes Media, the publisher of the eponymous financial magazine and website, is exploring a sale. The company is working with Deutsche Bank AG to consider its options.
Carlyn Cerf de Dudzeele Appointed Lucky Magazine’s Fashion Editor at Large
Andrew Sullivan Expands The Daily Dish with Monthly Subscription-Only Magazine Called Deep Dish
IAC/InterActiveCorp Chairman Barry Diller's Media Industry Outlook for 2014
Politics, Pop, Scoops and Sloanes: How Magazines Helped Shape Society
Taylor Swift Covers New York Magazine
Harper's Magazine Joins the Digital Age with a Proper iOS App
5 Ways News Outlets are Innovating in Shareable Video
James Murdoch Sells 18.5% of His Stake in 21st Century Fox
Sony Sells 1 Million PlayStation 4 Units in First 24 Hours
Apple Buys 3D Motion Sensor Firm
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CDS Global: Monetizing the Digital Revolution
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.

With Thanksgiving around the corner, Courtney Balestier, a writer obsessed with matters culinary and musical, turns her attention homeward to the Appalachian food culture of West Virgina and its neighboring regions.