The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, March 17, 2014

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Magazine media's pot o' gold.
Q&A with with Liz Vaccariello, Editor in Chief Reader’s Digest
Reader’s Digest, the magazine, has underwent a major revamp last January and has brought back some old favorites, while reveling in a more compelling and modern presentation for its readers. So the audience can still enjoy “coming home” to the magazine they’ve always loved, but also appreciate a fresher design and concept.
This Week's Magazines at the Newsstand
Forbes, Fortune, Bloomberg Businessweek, The Economist, TIME, and The New Yorker among the titles reviewed.
New York Times Publisher Says Print Will Outlive Desktops
More than half of Times revenue now comes from the circulation side of the business, with a strong assist from digital subs, as advertising revenue continue to fall.
60th Annual Neal Awards
Architectural Record was recognized as winningest publication in award’s history, and MPA members IEEE and Crain's won a total of seven awards each.
The Most Threatening Thing to the Advertising World: Lawmakers Hold the Keys to Reform
A proposal in Rep. Dave Camp’s tax reform package to limit the advertising tax deduction is the most threatening to the business.
Man Named by Newsweek Issues Denial on Bitcoin Claim
“Welcome to Cold War Two,” Declares Dmitri Trenin in Foreign Policy Magazine
Cameron Connors Named Popular Mechanics Publisher
More People Moves at Time Inc.
Is Shane Smith the Next Rupert Murdoch?
National Literacy Trust, Mr Men Little Miss Magazine Launch New Competition
For Some, Reader Contributions Become a New Reporting Tool
Radio Revs Unchanged Year yo Year: $17.6 Billion for 2013
Here’s What Success Looks Like in a Post-Pageview World
It's Getting Harder to Separate Advertising from Entertainment and That's Exactly How Marketers Would Have It
Booming Market for Data-Driven Journalism
The Six Hours Between Programmatic and Real Time
Just One Fifth of CMOs Feel Prepared to Deal with Big Data
There’s still time to register for the MPA-IMAG Conference in Washington D.C. Learn how to turn macro and micro shifts into mega opportunities for your brands while sharing and networking with your fellow independent magazine media peers. May 19-20.
Join Adobe, fellow publishers and editors to discuss a reimagined mobile experience - from production to distribution to content consumption. Conversation will include how migration from an issue-centric publishing mindset to a story-centric approach will transform the industry. March 19, NYC.
Be a part of the only magazine media industry event that brings together all retail supply chain partners. June 9-11, The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner, VA.
Tell your readers to visit Facebook from March 31 to April 13 to vote for their favorite covers. The most "liked" cover of the 10 finalists will win the ASME Best Cover Contest Readers' Choice Award.
Speakers include MPA’s Mary G. Berner, Hearst’s Michael Clinton, All You’s Nina Willdorf and Deborah Curtis, The Atlantic’s Corby Kummer and Jay Lauf, Glamour’s Cindi Leive and Bon Appetit’s Adam Rapaport—plus Richard B. Stolley, the founding editor of PEOPLE, and Dorothy Kalins, the founding editor of Metropolitan Home and Saveur.
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March 19, 2014
Join Adobe and fellow publishers for drinks, dinner and discussion on a reimagined mobile experience - from production to distribution to content consumption. Throughout the course of the evening, explore ideas around a completely new viewing experience designed to meet the ever-evolving expectations of the consumer. Discuss how migration from an issue-centric publishing mindset to a story-centric approach will transform the industry.

St. Patrick's Day and its promise of spring is an especially welcome relief for millions of Americans who have suffered through one of the coldest winters in recent memory. National Geographic separates fact from fiction.