You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Magazines Are Dead, or Why There's No Such Thing as a (Mere) Magazine Company Anymore As Ad Age Reveals Its Latest Annual Magazine A-List, Media Guy Ponders What It Really Means to Be a Magazine Circa 2013 By Simon Dumenco, Published on October 21, 2013 3 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.