The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

MPA Digital: TAP
2 Weeks to Go! Sign up today for MPA Digital: TAP, the only conference where you will learn the latest, see it in action, and meet the agents of change driving magazine media's digital evolution. Complimentary for MPA/ASME members. December 10, NYC.
5 Digital Magazine Advertising Strategies at Bonnier, Economist
Competition for those precious tablet advertising dollars is heating up. And here’s a secret: Niche publishers have a hidden advantage in competing for digital advertising.
Why Digital Publishing Will Save the Print Industry
Don Nicholas asks: “If you’re not producing content that someone can read while they wait for their spouse in the store, or while they’re casually ignoring a boring date, then what are you doing?
This Week’s Magazines Are All Business
Forbes has a philanthropy issue, Fortune, names Elon Musk its 2013 Business Person of the Year, and Bloomberg Markets offers its Billionaires issue.
Help TIME Magazine Name 2013's Person of the Year by Using Twitter
Time magazine is letting Twitter users vote for their person of the year using the hashtag #TIMEPOY from now until Dec. 4th at midnight. Time will collect all of the tweets and go through them, using everyone's picks as "guidance"—that's because tweets will be gathered to help Time editor's choose the Person of the Year.
Rodale Revenue up on Health Care Buzz
Many people along with the marketing gurus who covet their attention, are turning to the only major magazine company whose main focus is health and wellness: the Rodale publishing company based in Emmaus, which is on track to post some of its best-ever advertising numbers.
Domino Magazine Makes a Comeback
Yourwellness Magazine Looks at Celebrity Methods for Losing Baby Weight
Food Network Magazine's “50 States, 50 Food Gifts” List
Future Plc Records Big Gains in Digital Revenue, US Operations Now Profitable
Story: Shopping in a Living Magazine
New Washington State Magazine to Target B.C. Shoppers
The Fix, a Website for Addiction and Recovery, Relaunched by Founder of LA Weekly
Michelle Obama on Journal Magazine for December
Exclusive Tablet Magazine from Rethink Mag, Social Business Marketing for Thought-Leaders
Hot Off The Press: The 1st Magazine Printed on Woody Harrelson's Straw Based Paper
Paywalls: For Many Newspapers, the Paywall Remains More about Print than Digital
Motorola Inks Deal with 3D Systems on Modular Smartphone
Yahoo Confirms Hiring of Couric As Global Anchor
China’s Kingsoft Raises $50 Million, Opens Palo Alto Office in Effort to Crack U.S. Market
Android, iOS Gain on Millennial Platform
Kermit Lynch's Adventures Turns 25; Punch Magazine Launches
CNN Nabs Bloomberg Video Exec
Mobile to Represent Over One Quarter of U.S. Online Travel Market by 2015
Late entries in all NMA categories will be accepted until 5 p.m. EST, Tuesday, January 21, 2014, subject to late fees. Visit magazine.org/nma for more information.
We negotiate through life. It’s a critical skill that can determine your success in business and in personal pursuits. Join Regina Brooks, President and CEO, Serendipity Literary Agency, and learn how to master this complex dynamic in a workshop designed to break down and simplify effective negotiation techniques. Sign-up today!
Great presentations are always remembered. And great presenters are always invited back. Learn the basic tenets of high impact presenting: content packaging, presentation architecture and how to keep your audience’s attention and ensure optimum results. Join Amy Griggs Kliger, Pesentation Coach, Media Trainer, C3, and learn the techniques and skills you need to be a more effective magazine media pro. Space is limited; register today!
Come hear an all-star lineup of design and user experience experts, including Karen McGrane, author of Content Strategy for Mobile, for an in-depth look at the unique challenges that magazine media content creators face today. January 27, NYC.
Beyond Print delivers valuable information and proven advice for crossing the digital divide – from monetizing more content to thinking more like a retailer.
CDS Global: Monetizing the Digital Revolution

Who better to turn to than the Barefoot Contessa for advice on surviving that Super Bowl of home cooking, Thanksgiving dinner? For InStyle’s November issue, Ina Garten shared her favorite recipes and smartest tips for getting the big bird and all the fixings on the table without feeling like you need a week at a spa to recuperate.