American Society of Magazine Editors

Friday, January 19, 2018

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MPA CEO Linda Thomas Brooks and James Hewes President of FIPP Keynote The Magazine Innovation Center’s ACT 8 Experience Opening
"Mr. Magazine™ asked two people who run a couple of the largest magazine media associations in the world: Linda Thomas Brooks, president and CEO of the MPA – The Association of Magazine Media and James Hewes, president and CEO of FIPP – The Network for Global Media, to take the mic and the stage on April 17, 2018."
Meet Sports Illustrated Swimsuit’s New Rookie Models
On Wednesday, the magazine announced that Olivia Culpo, Hunter McGrady and Ebonee Davis will be featured as rookie models in next month’s issue.
How In Touch Editor Kicked Off New Gig with Stormy Daniels Bombshell
The brand new editor of In Touch Weekly had the unlikely experience of arriving at his new job to discover that there was a world exclusive about the president of the United States of America gathering dust in a drawer.
Folio: Reports - The Atlantic Expands Politics Team Again and other People on the Move
Condé elevates Phillip Picardi, Harper's Bazaar adds to its creative team, and Doug Harbrecht announces his retirement and much more.
HuffPost Shutters Contributor Platform, Adds Opinions and Personal Sections
The platform, which hosted more than 100,000 bloggers during its lifespan, predated social-media platforms like Twitter and Tumblr and offered an outlet for unknown writers to make their voices heard.
Bobbi Baker Burrows, Custodian of LIFE Magazine’s Storied Photo Archive, Dead at 73
Mrs. Burrows was hired in 1966 as a photo assistant at Life, a cornerstone of the Time-Life empire, toward the end of its heyday as a mass-market pictorial magazine. Known for its photo essays, Life was revered during the mid-20th century for chronicling war, movie stars, the space race, the Olympic Games and extraordinary human interest stories.
YouTube Tightens Rules for Channels Eligible for Monetization
Currently, channels need 10,000 views to be eligible for monetization. Going forward, new channels will need at least 1,000 subscribers, and 4,000 hours of watch time in the previous 12 months.
Study: Marketers Plan to Increase Investment In Publishers' Branded Video
The Trusted Media Brands surveyed about 300 U.S. digital media decision-makers from the Advertiser Perceptions Omnibus Panel. The survey was conducted in November 2017. Trusted Media Brands is the publisher of various titles, such as Taste of Home, Reader’s Digest and The Family Handyman.
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Magazine Media Spotlight: Can You Tell When You’re Being Flirted With?
Cosmo editor shares According to a recent study, 82 percent of women don’t know when they are being flirted with. Apps and social media are making flirting more confusing than ever, so it’s a good thing Cosmopolitan editor in chief Michele Promaulayko is visiting TODAY to straighten it all out.
Good Housekeeping's Lori Bergamotto on GMA
Good Housekeeping style director Lori Bergamotto appeared on GMA to share clever home cleaning hacks, including unexpected ways to polish coppers, clean dirty pans, clean up glass, and more.
The 3 Hard Truths Publishers Must Face in 2018
Keith Sibson asks "Is 2018 to be the year of last-ditch battles for survival, or will we see the first generations in a new, evolved publishing industry?"
Publishers, Don't Blame Web Traffic Decline on Facebook Algorithm Change
While direct and organic traffic from search results have remained largely stable, social dropped by a collective 89 million visits annually, according to data.
U.S. Businesses Brace for Shipping and Mailing Rate Increases
Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI), a global technology company that provides innovative products, solutions and data to power commerce, today cited 2018 carrier rate increases – including the pending January 21 U.S. Postal Service (USPS) rate change and increases announced by UPS and FedEx – among factors driving office sending transformations.
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