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Monday, April 14, 2014

Sports Illustrated Photo Shoot Attracts Thousands for Boston Strong Cover
The Sports Illustrated cover shoot was held Saturday at the marathon finish line, where hundreds of people had gathered to watch runners finish the race when the twin explosions occurred on April 15, 2013.
More Q&A with MagNet's Luke Magerko
Magerko talks about the core challenges in single copy, and answers some of the tougher questions such as; -When should publishers raise the cover price of a magazine title?
The Enduring Pull of Magazine Covers
There’s not a widely read website in internet-town that keeps the same photo on the frontpage for more than a day, let alone a week or a month. Magazine real estate may be rendered more valuable by virtue of the fact that it’s more permanent—if you have a hard copy of a magazine you can store it away without the fear that you might go to read it one day and find an “Error: Page Unknown” message.
Cosmopolitan Is Serious About Reproductive Rights Coverage
“I can’t speak for other magazines, but at Cosmo, we are for women’s rights and that’s why it’s so important for us to talk about cases of those rights being infringed upon,” Cosmopolitan.com’s editor, Amy Odell said.
Cosmopolitan.com's Amy Odell and Lucky's Eva Chen Cited Among “30 Under 35 Fashion Influentials That Will Shape the Next Decade"
Whether it’s number of Instagram followers, business acumen, intrinsic steez, or just an ambiguous thing called “potential,” influence is a tricky thing to calculate. But for these bloggers, designers, editors, and style eccentrics, you don’t need Google Analytics to know their impact has something fashion itself often doesn’t: longevity.
Cameron Diaz and Her May Cover and Issue of InStyle
Diaz shares many perspectives in the May issue of InStyle magazine, from the personal, to the professional, to what's coming in the future... including space travel.
Go Plant Your Magazine!
That's right. Belgian magazine Humo embedded flower seeds in one of its editions, telling readers to simply bury the page in question.
Lori Leibovich Named RealSimple.com Editor
More on Time Inc. Group Editor Sid Evans Adds Southern Living Editor-in-Chief
Lindsay Bierman to Become College Chancellor at UNC after 17 Years at Time Inc.
Net-a-porter Names John Brodie Editor of Mr Porter
Gisele Bündchen Claims She Was Audited by IRS After Making Forbes List
Recent Infamous Magazine Cover Designs
OnEarth Magazine Is Going All-Digital
FT's Fashion Editor Is Moving Into Some Big Shoes at The New York Times
A Gossipy Newsletter Aims Higher
Why Publishers Are Building Advertising Innovations Groups
Media Is No Longer Linear, It's Like Pinball
Advertisers’ Dilemma in Online Video —Reach or Frequency?
The Future of Retail in 5 Charts
How Amazon’s Acquisition of ComiXology Will Change the Comic Book Industry Forever
Wearables to Surpass 19 Million Units in 2014
The 2014 Media All-Stars: The Crème de la Crème of the Media Agency World
Report: 44% of Twitter Accounts Have Never Sent a Tweet
Hispanic Millennials: The First Mobile-First Generation
Consumers Expect the USPS to Deliver
IAB Names Sovrn's Cunningham VP of Tech and Ad Ops
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler Leans on Candor to Get His Message Across
Discover how to take your established brands and extend the brand-line into related and ancillary products, as well as full brand extensions into new categories. Declan Moore, EVP of National Geographic Society & President of Publishing, Travel and Digital Media, will share how National Geographic extends, grows and reinvents its brand, along with an expert panel: Sarah McConville, Vice President of Marketing, Harvard Business Review Jeff Paro, President and CEO, InterMedia Outdoors Inc. Scott Schulman, President, Rodale
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.
-Adobe, AAM, Brown/Nellymoser, CDS Global, Kobo, MediaRadar, Publishers Press, Quad Graphics, Sherman & Howard, ShopAdvisor, and SocialFlow for their support of the MPA-IMAG Conference. -Blippar and Publishers Press for their support of the 2014 National Magazine Awards.
Join us at the ASME Annual Meeting and ASME Best Cover Contest Awards Presentation on April 30 at the 3 West Club in New York City. Adam Moss, Editor in Chief of New York, Dana Points, Content Director for the Meredith Parents Network and Ben Smith, Editor in Chief of BuzzFeed, will discuss the topic "What's a Magazine Now." Sponsored by Publishers Press.
The awards will be presented at the National Magazine Awards Annual Dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis tonight. The awards are supported by Publishers Press and Blippar.
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.
Sponsored by the Columbia Journalism School and ASME Moderated by Victor Navasky, George T. Delacorte Professor in Magazine Journalism and Chair of the Columbia Journalism Review. To attend, RSVP to Nina at NFortuna@magazine.org
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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April 30, 2014
3 West Club
Join us at the ASME Annual Meeting and ASME Best Cover Contest Awards Presentation on April 30 at the 3 West Club in New York City. Adam Moss, Editor in Chief of New York, Dana Points, Content Director for the Meredith Parents Network and Ben Smith, Editor in Chief of BuzzFeed, will discuss the topic "What's a Magazine Now." Moderated by Josh Tyrangiel, Editor of Bloomberg Businessweek. Sponsored by Publishers Press and Blippar.
May 01, 2014
New York Marriott Marquis
The awards will be presented at the National Magazine Awards Annual Dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis on May 1, 2014. Click to purchase tickets. The awards are supported by Publishers Press and Blippar.
May 02, 2014
The Toni Stabile Student Center
The Art and Science of Digital Storytelling—A National Magazine Awards Panel Discussion Sponsored by the Columbia Journalism School and ASME Moderated by Victor Navasky, George T. Delacorte Professor in Magazine Journalism and Chair of the Columbia Journalism Review. To attend, RSVP to Nina at NFortuna@magazine.org

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