The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

A Mr. Magazine™ State of New Magazines Report: A Healthy First Trimester of 2014
Launches are up, according to Professor Samir Husni: "One of the trending topics today is fitness and health, along with eating organically and smartly. And as we look at the new launches that have been born in the first trimester of 2014, we see that movement clearly in some of the titles in print."
The Time 100 Gala
Time Inc.'s brand new board of directors, which includes past Time 100 honoree Sir Howard Stringer, the former head of Sony, hobnobbed with the celebrities in attendance.
Conde Nast Unveils The Scene, New Digital Video Platform
Boasting nearly 1 billion views to date, CNÉ launched its digital video network in March 2013 with GQ and Glamour channels. The Condé Nast unit has distribution partnerships with AOL, Yahoo, YouTube, Twitter, and Dailymotion, among others.
How Hearst Uses Pinterest to Boost Traffic
Hearst’s sites — particularly female-focused ones like Elle Decor, Good Housekeeping and Harper’s Bazaar – see anywhere from 5 to 10 percent of their traffic come from Pinterest, according to Brian Madden, Hearst’s executive director of audience and partnerships.
Young YouTube Celebs Star at Seventeen's Unofficial NewFront
Seventeen Magazine's panel on Tuesday morning, however, relied on powers you may never have heard of: YouTube and Vine sensations like Arden Rose, Meghan Rosette, Teala Dunn, Cameron Dallas and Nash Grier.
Yahoo Relaunches Yahoo Travel As a Digital Magazine with Lots of Sponsored Content
Yahoo has relaunched Yahoo Travel as an “immersive digital magazine” with lots of light and inspirational editorial content, and plenty of sponsored content, including stories and video.
Beyoncé, The Time 100 and Leveraging the PR Value of the List
InStyle's Publisher Karin Tracy Profiled
More on NatGeo Kids Tiny Nano Cover: IBM Partnership Yields Guinness World Record
Glam Changes Its Name to Mode, Will Go After Dudes
The New York Times Is Finally Getting Its Swagger Back
The Decline of Newspapers Hits a Stunning Milestone
Murdoch Hints at News Corp. Acquisitions
Ad Council CEO Peggy Conlon to Retire
Top 10 Digital Magazine Mistakes that Cost Publishers Readers
CMOs Gear Up to Tackle the Onslaught of Data
Confessions of a Small Agency Partner
Schiff: Want to Stay Sane? Scale Your Content.
Study: Native Advertising Doen't Make a News Site Less Credible
Forrester Names PubMatic, Rubicon, DoubleClick "Leaders" in SSP Field
Twitter Beats Estimates but Growth Fails to Impress
Infographic: Brands on Social Content
Millennials Aren't Cord-Cutting Yet
Consumer Confidence on Upswing, Especially Millennials
Consumers to Spend Big on Mama
You bring your lunch, we'll serve the food for thought. Featuring Will Palley, trends strategist, JWT New York, on " Trends That Will Shape the World in 2014 and Beyond." Complimentary for MPA/ASME members. Register today, NYC/Webinar.
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.
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.
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.
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.
SPONSORED CONTENT: Your Content. Our Passion.
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

A day after we lost one of the world's great actors, Esquire's Stephen Marche looks at the definitive London tough guy's greatest scene according to many fans and critics.