American Society of Magazine Editors

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Mr. Magazine Announces the 20 Hottest Magazine Launches of 2016/2017
As long as we have new magazines, hope springs eternal for the magazine media industry. To honor and celebrate those new magazines, Mr. Magazine™ and MPA–The Association of Magazine Media will come together to pay tribute to “The Launch of the Year” during the American Magazine Media Conference in New York City on February 6. Register today!
Hearst Magazines President David Carey Pens Letter to Staff, Looking Ahead to 2018
In a letter to Hearst Magazine staff, president David Carey outlines the successes of 2017, such as the acquisition of Rodale, and shares the projects Hearst plans to launch in 2018.
Office hours with Michelle Lee, editor-in-chief of Allure
“People really knew Allure for their product savvy, but I wanted to build off that and make sure that we were a buzzy brand, too,” says Lee. Under Lee, the magazine has increased its coverage of women of color and the LGBTQ community, while tackling unexpected or provocative subjects. Hear from Michelle Lee at the 2018 American Magazine Media Conference. Register today!
'People' Podcast 'Flash Briefing' Available In Chevys
People magazine’s "Flash Briefing," a daily podcast on trending celebrity and entertainment news and human-interest stories, is now available in GM’s Chevrolet cars, via the audio entertainment app on the dashboard display screen.
Magazine Media Spotlight: Fortune Magazine’s Stunning Winter Holiday Covers from the 1930s
Fortune magazine has a long and storied history of photography—consider Margaret Bourke-White and Walker Evans, to name two of our better known alumni—but until the 1950s, the covers of our magazine were almost entirely dedicated to illustration.
Best of 2017: Facebook, subscriptions and commerce were the big themes for publishers this year
In an episode of the Digiday Podcast, the Digiday team recaps the big themes that emerged for publishers this year, from Facebook to the pivot to video to the focus on subscriptions.
The Best of Business of Fashion 2017: Anna Wintour on Politics and the Fashion Business in Trump's America
To round off the year, the BoF team revisited the articles that sparked the most debate, yielded the biggest insights, and got the fashion industry talking in 2017, including their exclusive interview with Condé Nast's Anna Wintour.
Diane Straus, Publisher of Liberal Policy Magazines, Dies at 66
Diane Straus, the publisher of two liberal policy magazines who was also a championship platform tennis player, died on Wednesday at her home in Washington. She was 66. “She had a passionate belief in the power of small magazines to make a difference,” Paul Glastris, editor in chief of Washington Monthly, said.
Commentary: Brand Authenticity Key In Era Of Digital Overload
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