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Finding Gratitude in Hard Times

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Rodale

Sometimes life seems overwhelming and hard. Terrorist attacks, economic woes, personal problems--you name it, we all have our list of trials and tribu...

Magazines Give Reason To Be Hopeful About Print

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.30.2014 | Media

The magazine industry has some rather unexpected news. Magazines have showed surprising growth so far this year, with more new titles coming out in...

Print Media? You Can't Do That -- Or Can You?

Dayna Steele | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business
Dayna Steele

Ignoring those predicting the dismal future of print media, some publications are showing the world how print media can and has evolved into a versatile entity, serving many needs for its audience.

Remembering magazine industry creative giant J.-C. Suarès

OnEarth | Posted 10.23.2013 | Green

By Douglas Barasch, OnEarthOne would have almost thought that nothing could overpower J.-C. Suarès, not even death. He was as immovable as a granite ...

Variety To Publish Final Print Edition On Tuesday | Posted 05.19.2013 | Media

After 80 years and more than 20,000 daily print editions, Daily Variety will publish its final daily print edition on Tuesday....

So How Many Copies Did The New Republic's Redesign Issue Sell? | Posted 05.18.2013 | Media

Give or take 13,675 copies. Chris Hughes passed over Steven Brill's 25,000-word piece on healthcare costs in favor of an interview with Barack Obam...

Numéro Magazine Apologizes For Blackface Fashion Editorial

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.27.2013 | Black Voices

Numéro Magazine has found itself in the middle of a racially-charged firestorm after using a highly bronzed white model in one of its fashion editori...

REALLY? Magazine Uses White Model For 'African Queen' Editorial

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.27.2013 | Black Voices

It was bad enough we had to report on T Magazine's glaring lack of diversity in its relaunch issue, which was followed with an apology from its Editor...

From THE SLANT: Founding Editor of Ms. Magazine, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, on How Her Iconic Magazine Forever Changed News Coverage on Women

Stephanie Fairyington | Posted 01.22.2013 | Women
Stephanie Fairyington

With an unflappable belief in the possibility of a freer, fairer world, Letty Cottin Pogrebin has spent the last 42 years of her life combating anti-Semitism, promoting peace in the Middle East and tirelessly fighting for women's rights in the U.S. and abroad.

From THE SLANT: Cindi Leive on Glamour -- "Move Forward, or Die"

Stephanie Fairyington | Posted 03.20.2013 | Media
Stephanie Fairyington

Cindi Leive, Glamour magazine's editor-in-chief, is revamping the 73-year-old monthly, souping it up with advertiser-loving beauty and fashion pages, amplified visuals and first person narratives.

Condé Nast Hires Another High-Level Black Editor!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.06.2012 | Black Voices

Major hire alert! We were thrilled a few weeks ago when Condé Nast announced the hire of its first-ever African American editor-in-chief, Keija M...

The Magazine Industry: Non-News Is Good News

The Economist | Posted 08.10.2012 | Media

"PRINT is dead" was a common refrain a couple of years ago. The costly print advertisements that kept magazines and newspapers alive were migrating to...

Michael Calderone

Winners Of Magazine Industry's Biggest Prize | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.04.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- NBC News anchor Brian Williams joked with attendees at Thursday night's National Magazine Awards dinner that given all the categories bein...

239 New Magazines Launched In 2011 | Posted 12.16.2011 | Media

The number of magazines launched in 2011 jumped 23.8 percent, from 193 to 239, compared to 2010, according to magazine database

Inside America's Biggest Magazine | ANDREW ADAM NEWMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

There was a time when editors at the magazine -- published bimonthly by the organization that advocates for Americans over 50 -- fully expected AARP-e...

Condé Nast Gets New President

The New York Observer | John Koblin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Conde Nast decided a summer Friday afternoon would be the perfect time to announce a new president at the company. Bob Sauerberg is becoming the presi...

PHOTOS: Food Magazines & Periodicals Rundown

The Huffington Post | Joe Daly and Colin Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Despite the hand-wringing over the folding of Gourmet in 2009, many food magazines are doing quite well, and many more publications are out there than...

Magazines: See 22 Titles That Are Doing Well In 2009

Business Insider | William Wei|Oct. 20, 2009, 7:00 AM |4 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Of the 249 titles the Magazine Publishers of America keep track of, 227 saw their ad revenues shrink in 2009 compared to 2008. That's a 91% fail ra...

Newsweek CEO On The Economist's "Snob Appeal"

Nicholas Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nicholas Carlson

We asked Newsweek CEO Tom Ascheim -- whose magazine re-launched today -- to explain how his competitor does it. He gave us three reasons for The Economist's success.

The Magazine Industry's Dirty Little Secret: Inside The Dark Underbelly Of The Door-To-Door Subscription Business

Gawker | Hamilton Nolan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The business of selling magazine subscriptions door-to-door is surprisingly shady. It consists largely of crews of young people--some under 18--recrui...

Wal-Mart Gives The New Yorker (And Forbes, Fortune, BizWeek etc) The Boot

Silicon Alley Insider | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Good luck getting your hands on Adam Gopnik's latest treatise next time you visit your local Wal-Mart (WMT). The world's biggest retailer is pulling C...

Time Inc To Introduce Netflix For Magazines

Advertising Age | Nat Ives | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

After years of development, Time Inc. plans to introduce an online service next year that will offer pay-as-you-go, mix-and-match, highly flexible mag...

Dennis: "It's A Long, Slow Sunset For Ink-On-Paper Magazines"

Economist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This week bankers have a perfect excuse to pore over pictures of scantily clad models, fast cars and film stars: Emap, a British media firm that strad...