TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Magazine Newsstand Sales Suffer

WorldNewsstandAccording to the Alliance for Audited Media’s (AAM) latest report, magazines continue to struggle on the newsstand. Single copy newsstand sales dropped 11 percent during the second half of 2013, as did paid subscriptions (down 1.2 percent) and total circulation (down 1.7 percent).

Fashion and women’s magazines fared the worst during the last six months of 2013. Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Vogue, Seventeen and People Stylewatch all saw newsstand sales drop by 20 percent or more.

It wasn’t all bad news for single copy sales. New York (up 55 percent), Condé Nast Traveler (+44 percent), Men’s Fitness (+20 percent), HGTV Magazine (+15 percent) and Time (+11 percent) all enjoyed a good end to the year.

Mediabistro Course

Content Marketing 101

Content Marketing 101Starting September 8, get hands-on content marketing training in Content Marketing 101! Through a series of webcasts, content and marketing experts will teach you the best practices for creating, distributing and measuring the results of your brand's content, including how to develop a content marketing plan, become a content marketing and more. Register now!