celebrity weeklies

2013’s Best and Worst Magazine Cover Stars

As 2013 comes to a close, we’re taking a look back at the big celebrity cover trends for the past year. Between all the Kardashians, the Royal Babies, and the Jennifers Aniston and Lawrence, who were the big winners? 

Magazine Readership Inches Upward

Despite a slight decline in overall magazine circulation in the first half of this year, the number of magazine readers in the U.S.

A-Listers Don’t Sell Celeb Magazines the Way They Used To

Movie stars are no longer a sure thing for magazines anymore.  

People Hits Newsstand Gold With Royal Baby Cover

Last week, Time Inc.'s People scored a major victory (in the world of celebrity weeklies, at least) by publishing a full-page photo of Kate Middleton and her

Celeb Media Prepares for Royal Baby ‘Blowout’

Royal milestones are proven cash cows for celebrity weeklies: Between newsstand sales, special issues and features, the magazine industry raked in an estimated $31 million from the Royal Wedding in 2011.

Bauer Launching Three New Titles

In a counterintuitive move given the sorry state of newsstand sales, Bauer Publishing, the company behind single-copy staples like Woman’s World, In Touch and Life & Style Weekly, is launching three new newsstand magazines: women’s weekly Closer, tween title Girl&

Magazine Circulation Flat, Despite Soft Newsstand Sales

Average magazine circulation held steady in the second half of 2012 versus the year-earlier period as increases in print and digital subscriptions offset declines in single-copy sales. The figures were released today by the Alliance for Audited Media (formerly the Audit Bureau of Circulations).