MPA Daily News Roundup

Each weekday, MPA distributes the popular Daily News Roundup e-newsletter to members, filled with curated industry news and member announcements. Below is the latest Web version of the Daily News Roundup e-newsletter.

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May 24, 2019

“The line that I couldn’t say was two words: ‘common emblem.’ Common emblem, common emblem—I would say them thousands of times. My wife would say it back. I just couldn’t say them!”

- Anthony Daniels in Vanity Fair

We love tiny homes... but what's it REALLY like to live in one? We asked, and three tiny home dwellers answered.

- Domino

 

Condé Nast Doubles Down on Health Content, Launches Video Network

Condé Nast hosted its first-ever Health Video NewFront, unveiling a full lineup of condition-focused programming and a content service that offers branded and white-label content.

 

Meredith’s Executive Director of Video Programming & Analytics on IGTV & OTT Strategy

“We want to go in big and we want to be there when [the platforms] are launching and developing their strategies,” says David Flumenbaum, executive director of programming and analytics for Meredith Video.

 

New MPA Report: Magazine Media 360° Online Engagement Report

The Online Engagement Report (OER) measures various attributes of engagement in consumer media: Loyalty, Immersion, Intensity and Connection. The data generated in the OER demonstrates that the audiences to the sites of magazine media brands are equally or more engaged than those consuming content on non-magazine brand sites.

 

New York Magazine Pulls Features Writer From New York Times

Matthew Schneier is joining as New York’s new features writer, set to contribute to fashion vertical The Cut and related stories for the print magazine. He is coming from The New York Times, where he was a staff writer on the paper’s Styles desk."

 

The Latest Key Newsroom Job: Membership Editor

Publishers hunting for membership revenue need to test, develop and distribute new kinds of content for a specific pocket of their audience. That’s given rise to new kind of role, the membership editor. Publishers including The Atlantic, Quartz and The Guardian already have people in this role

 

How She Landed Her Dream Job: Kristin Canning, Associate Editor at Women's Health

"When my former editor, Liz Plosser, became the editor-in-chief of Women’s Health, she reached out to me about building her team, and the role was a great fit."

The Associate Member Spotlight Interview: Dan Heffernan VP, Chief Product Manager, AdvantageCS

‘Digital has its limitations’: DTC brands are testing direct mail

Andy Prochazka, the CMO of online furniture brand Article, put together a plan to send out a product catalog as the company made an effort to look beyond digital channels to reach new customers.

 

Google Hits Publishers With Another Indexing Issue, Now Resolved

As of early Thursday morning, some publishers were still experiencing issues in getting their website content indexed. It appears that Google took several hours to index any new content, compared to the typical speed of indexing new content within minutes.

 

Facebook Removed 2.2 Billion Fake Accounts in Three Months

For comparison, Facebook (FB) disabled 1.2 billion fake accounts in the previous quarter and 694 million between October and December 2017.

 

Meet the Man with an Impossible Job: Cleaning up YouTube

How do you police all of the video and keep the worst stuff — like videos that exploit children, promote extremism, or push hate speech — off the site? That’s Neal Mohan’s job.

The 2019 MPA Magazine Media Factbook Is Here!

View from the Chair: ‘Much more than a conference’

Linda Thomas Brooks, President and CEO of MPA, will serve as chair of the FIPP World Media Congress 2019. She says, “In such a fast-moving market, a lot of our companies are having to try new things right now. They are innovating in a big way and so it’s a fantastic opportunity to share those stories.” View the draft agenda here.

 

IMAG Conference 2019 Recap

“There's no such thing as a legacy brand, just legacy thinking," said Erin O'Mara, President of The Nation, at the Annual IMAG Conference in Charleston. For more insights on independent and enthusiast media, view the IMAG Recap.

 

Magazine Media 360° March 2019 Brand Audience Report Data Is Here!

The March 2019 Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report starts the year with a Total Audience of 1.7 billion which is up 5.2% versus year ago for the 107 magazine brands in the analysis.

 

 

May 30 | 

 

AMY BOURNE NAMED VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING OF WORKING MOTHER MEDIA

 

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY HAS ALL-NEW EXCLUSIVE ON-SET INTEL ABOUT THE GAME OF THRONES FINALE FROM THE CAST AND PRODUCERS + EW’S ANNUAL SUMMER TV PREVIEW

 

INSTYLE APPOINTS ANDRÉS GUTIERREZ ASSOCIATE PUBLISHER, SALES

 

VIEW ALL MEMBER PRESS RELEASES

 

eCommerce Editorial Intern | Meredith | New York City

 

Real Weddings Editorial Intern | The Knot Worldwide | New York City

 

Assistant Editor, Healthcare & Science at Forbes | Forbes | Jersey City

 

 

 

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