The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, January 25, 2015

New: Magazine Media 360⁰ Brand Audience Data for January 2015
According to the January data from the report released today by MPA‐The Association of Magazine Media, audiences were up 10.1% over the prior year; the six month average for August 2014-January 2015 versus August 2013-January 2014 shows a 10% increase.
Q&A with Bloomberg’s Justin Smith: Sees a Window in Shakeup of Digital Reader Habits
Smith says that Bloomberg’s own traffic counts show double-digit increases in unique visitors, page views and time on sites, all surprising numbers, given that redesigns often cause short-term declines.
Sports Illustrated Cover Reminds You to Exercise
The latest Sports Illustrated features Florida Marlins star Giancarlo Stanton covered in body paint. It also serves as a gentle reminder to exercise.
Bonnier Honors Boating
Bonnier Corporation’s second annual Excellence Awards winners have been announced, taking home the top honor was Boating, which was named Brand of The Year. Boating’s editor-in-chief Kevin Falvey was also honored as Editor of The Year.
Data from Spain: Magazine Websites Are "Valued and Effective"
Magazine websites are one of the most valued of all media sources, according to a new Spanish survey, writes Guy Consterdine, FIPP’s Insight consultant. The results reinforce studies from other countries.
IEEE-USA Launches New Digital Brand for U.S. IEEE Membership
Quad/Graphics Posts Up-and-Down 2014 After Acquisitions: Revenue Is up
More on the Expansion and Promotion of Sarah Ball
More on InStyle’s Eric Wilson's Perspectives on This Year's Oscars Red Carpet Fashion
Cincinnati Magazine Gets New Publisher
Slate Launches Podcasting Platform
Revealed: The Narrator of New York Times AudioDigest Is Silver-Tongued Mark Moran
A “Collective Quarterly” Show and Tell Travel + Design Magazine Launches
President of Maynard Institute Succumbs to Lung Cancer
Belyus: How We’re Fighting Back Against Subscription Fraud
Jewish Magazine in Germany to Be Delivered in Plain Envelopes
Children's Lawyers Seek to Revive Privacy Case Against Google, Viacom
7 Things to Know Ahead of the FCC’s Net Neutrality Vote
Pay Attention to This: TV Engages People Half As Long As Digital, Nielsen Lab Study Finds
Viewability’s Elephant in the Room: Will Advertisers Pay More?
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