The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Print Is the New New Media
It can’t notify you when a work email arrives, can’t be tweeted mid-sentence, and won’t die without a charger. Even better, it’s finite.
Is Print Still Relevant? Lincoln Electric Says Yes
Why would a forward-thinking global manufacturer debut a print magazine in 2015? The reasons are numerous, says Craig Coffey, Lincoln Electric’s U.S. marketing communications manager.
TIME Picks the Top Magazine Covers of 2015
TIME's selection of the top 10 covers of 2015 displays an exquisite use of photography. To arrive at this Top 10, editors looked at a range of categories and stories – from news, to celebrity, fashion and sports.
Joanna Coles Talks Kardashians, Sex and Power Women at Cosmo100 Luncheon
Notables in attendance were: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Laverne Cox, Katie Couric, Rachel Platten, Norah O’Donnell, Gayle King, Ali Wentworth, Cecile Richards, Bobbi Brown, Amy Robach, Deborah Turness, Sidney Garber and Cynthia McFadden."
Troy Young on How Hearst Digital Is Breaking Traffic Records
November was a good month for several of Hearst Magazines brands online. In fact, across its entire portfolio, its brands welcomed 156 million unique visitors, up 40% from the previous year.
Yankee Magazine Releases Food Choice Awards
For the awards, Yankee editors Amy Traverso and Aimee Seavey selected 20 of New England’s finest edibles in seven categories: Cheese, Smoked Meat and Fish, Baked Goods, Sweets, Jams and Preserves, Beverages and Sauces.
Intelligent Life Poised for Rebirth As 1843
Get Smart: Intelligent Life, The Economist’s culture and lifestyle magazine that publishes six times a year, is set to relaunch in early 2016 with expanded content and a new name, 1843.
SocialFlow Raises $7.5 Million to Help Media Companies with Social
Social media has become a critical component for the online media business, with a growing percentage of traffic coming from Facebook and Twitter. CEO Jim Anderson told TechCrunch that SocialFlow can make a significant impact, claiming their platform can bring about “twice the results in terms of clicks and engagement.”
Ronda Rousey Covers ESPN The Magazine
The new issue of ESPN The Magazine hits newsstands December 11: In her first interview since losing to Holly Holm last month, Rousey remains driven.
Glamour Adds Digital Fashion Director
Publishers on Google’s Header Bidding Competitor: "It’s No Game Changer"
Kate del Castillo Hosts Party for Mexican Fashion Title Estilo DF
The Non-Linear Reading Revolution Is Now. Here’s How Publishers Are Handling It
The Ellie Awards 2016 Call for Entries is now posted at ellieawards.org. Founded in 1966, the Ellies are one of the most sought-after awards in print and digital journalism—every year nearly 1,800 entries are submitted. More than 100 finalists and winners will be honored at the Annual Ellie Awards Dinner, hosted by ASME, at the Grand Hyatt New York on Monday, February 1, 2016.
February 01 - 02, 2016
Grand Hyatt New York
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Legendary MV Agusta race manager dies at 90, leaves amazing legacy of 270 Grand Prix wins and 75 world championships.