V Magazine Turns Lady Gaga into "Couture Doll" for Latest Magazine Cover
V Magazine is generating buzz with its March/April cover showing singer Lady Gaga as a living “couture doll” shot by photographer Jean-Paul Goude. The cover marks the 25th time in the past 10 years that V has put Gaga on its front page.
Wall Street Journal Gears Up for New Digital Play (Digital Magazine,) News Podcast
It seems the traditionally business-focused newspaper is looking to branch out into newer territory.
"It’s Been Tight for Us:" Why Local Media Company Spirited Media Ran Out of Time
"...after missing its 2017 advertising revenue target — $280,000 — by 20 percent, Spirited laid off salespeople and reporters to buy itself more time as it pivoted in another direction. Later that same year, Spirited announced it was tacking away from advertising in favor of memberships and a consulting business."
L’Officiel Creates Editorial Committee, Gets New Italy Editor From Esquire
The French publisher is centralizing editorial oversight of its many editions, launching events and has a new editor in Italy.
Zuckerberg's Open Letter: "A Privacy-Focused Vision for Social Networking"
"I believe the future of communication will increasingly shift to private, encrypted services where people can be confident what they say to each other stays secure and their messages and content won't stick around forever. This is the future I hope we will help bring about."
Announcing the 2019 ASME–Yale Publishing Course Scholarship
The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) is pleased to announce the sponsorship of a full-tuition scholarship for the 2019 Yale Publishing Course: Leadership Strategies in Print and Digital Media. The course will be held July 21-26, 2019, at the Yale School of Management (SOM) in New Haven, Connecticut. The deadline to apply for the ASME scholarship is April 7, 2019. Only ASME members or editors working for them are eligible to receive this full-tuition scholarship. Complete the online application here.