The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Join Us Tomorrow! Chew On This – May 28
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.
Twitter Co-Founder Evan Williams Offers a Platform and Blogging Tool: Medium
"Mr. Williams reveres magazines like The New Yorker and The Atlantic, and does not seem to care that building an audience without listicles and LOLcats is hard." writes Jim Wilson.
More Q&A with MagNet's Luke Magerko
The problem with single copy checkouts and four easy steps to fix it: This week, in Samir Husni's ongoing conversations with MagNet’s Luke Magerko, their focus once again is on increasing retail sales by changing the title mix at checkout.
American Legion Stands Behind Their Membership
A Memorial Day special interview with Jeff Stoffer, American Legion's media & communications director and editor of American Legion Magazine.
Kim Peiffer, Senior Editor for InStyle, Asked to Choose Kim Kardashian's Best Diamond Looks
Ad Age's Women to Watch 2014
Laura Goldstein Is Money Digital Deputy Editor
Marie Claire France Names Editor in Chief
Andy Sareyan and Kimberly Till Join Taunton Inc.'s Board of Directors
Bikini Bodies: Magazines on Newsstands this Week
Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan Poses for Cat Magazine Cover
Brooklyn Magazine Spotlights the Concept of "Duende"
Graphicly Co-Founder Micah Baldwin Joins Book and Magazine Publishing Platform Blurb
Students Create Magazines from Scratch —and Pitch Them to Pros
The Most-Social Publishers on the Web in 5 Charts
Hachette Apologizes to Authors Caught in Amazon Dispute
News Corp.: Decades of Life Left in Print
FTC Chair Edith Ramirez Fights for Data Security and Privacy Rights
When Is an Ad An Ad? Only Time Will Tell
It's Time to Drive Complexity Out of the Digital Media World
How Brands Create Instagram Strategies
5 Tips for Improving the Ad Engagement Cycle
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.
Kick off the summer by joining your fellow junior mag editors at our next ASME NEXT Talks. This event will include a q&a with Jake Silverstein, the new editor of The New York Times Magazine and former editor in chief of Texas Monthly. The ASME Intern 2014 class, and their mentors, get in free! Registration includes open bar. May 29, New York.
-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.
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.
May 29, 2014
The Professor's LOFT
Kick off the summer by joining your fellow junior mag editors at our next ASME NEXT Talks. This event will include a q&a with Jake Silverstein, the new editor of The New York Times Magazine and former editor in chief of Texas Monthly. Registration includes open bar.
In New York's The Cut, Allison Davis writes: "We see you out there on social media, posing with your comically huge burgers, your face-size cookies and pizza slices the size of your thigh gap. That cookie might be a millimeter from your lips, but you honestly want us to believe that buttery carb made it into your stomach?"
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