Piano (An AMMC 2019 Sponsor) Introduces AI-Backed Content Recommendation Platform For Newsletters, Email
Called Piano ESP, the tool uses machine learning to analyze user behavior across multiple devices and services, such as email, mobile and desktop, to determine what articles a user would likely read.
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.
Reddit Tests Tipping Users, Starting with Mr. Hell in a Cell
A Reddit experiment moves beyond upvotes into actual money.
A Former Vogue Editor's Instagram-Based News Startup Is Being Backed By The Guardian
Emily Sheffield told potential reporters and editors she had the backing of the Guardian's £42 million venture capital fund.
Amazon Advertising Trusted Less Than Some Platforms, Survey Finds
John Koetsier, vice president of insights at Singular, believes Amazon advertising is the least trusted because it’s the newest to the space.
Meet J2’s Vivek Shah, the CEO Quietly Presiding Over a $4 Billion Media Business
J2 Global owns a portfolio of media and internet service companies that includes PCMag, Mashable, and Speedtest by Ookla.
You’re Being Used to Steal $50 Billion in Digital Advertising
A new report says digital ad fraud is bigger–and more sophisticated–than the industry is prepared to deal with.
Medium Lowers Its Paywall for Twitter Users
On Wednesday, Medium CEO and Twitter co-founder Ev Williams announced that Medium is tearing down its paywall for readers that visit the site through Twitter. In tweets, Williams elaborated on the company’s thinking a bit, explaining that the decision wouldn’t affect Medium members who rely on paid readerships, as paid readers would still be counted like they were before.
AMMC 2019 RECAP
See and read about the panels, perspectives and personalities from this year's special centennial conference—featuring cultural icons, business leaders and thought-provoking discussion about the challenges and opportunities ahead for magazine media.
Magazine Media 360° - The December 2018 Data Is Here.
Total Audience of over 1.7 billion for the 110 magazine brands in the analysis. See the latest Brand Audience Report and download the new Audience Mix Infographics.