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The Society of Publication Designers 50th Anniversary Competition

The Society of Publication Designers 50th Anniversary Competition

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

As SPD  enters its golden anniversary, it is more committed than ever to put the focus of the competition on the work that has been produced, with a revamped approach that is designed to create a more level playing field for all participants. SPD believes that the new rules and structure of the SPD publication design competition, developed […]

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Aquafadas Digital Publishing System

Aquafadas Digital Publishing System

| April 23, 2014 | 3 Comments

InDesign is the program of choice in the majority of design studios and publishing houses thanks to its user-friendly toolset and sophisticated layout options. This tool can offer even more advanced capabilities when used in conjunction with digital publishing plugins. In this post I would like to focus on a Aquafadas plugin that enhances digital […]

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Facing Pages – International Biennale on Independent Magazines

Facing Pages – International Biennale on Independent Magazines

| March 17, 2014 | 3 Comments

Facing Pages is the leading biennale on independent magazines in Europe. During several days the city centre of Arnhem will be transformed into a free haven for magazine makers and lovers. Facing Pages will host a symposium with lectures and magazine presentations, exhibitions, parties and more to celebrate the power of print!  Facing Pages, the […]

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55 Best Tips for a Successful Magazine Cover

55 Best Tips for a Successful Magazine Cover

| February 18, 2014 | 10 Comments

After we introduced you to the world of magazine covers, this post will give you some general tips about cover design and headline writing. Of course you will have to be the judge if these concepts will work for your audience and we would like to point out that these are the concepts for magazines […]

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Digital Publishing Checklist

Digital Publishing Checklist

| November 12, 2013 | 5 Comments

I am sure many of you wonder how to approach the still new and confusing world of digital publishing! It is so easy to get lost in all those numbers, aspect ratios, resolutions, orientations, devices. In this article we will try to make your life easier and to describe some of the things that you […]

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Introduction to Digital Publishing

Introduction to Digital Publishing

| November 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Digital publishing is the future of magazine publishing. At least we all hope that it is! Tablet devices, although only a few years in circulation, have spread around the globe and have become new toys that we all love to fiddle with.  Almost simultaneously with the arrival of the first tablet, the iPad, magazine publishers […]

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History of the Magazines

History of the Magazines

| March 26, 2013 | 11 Comments

While I could write a book on the topic of magazine history I will briefly describe the history of the magazines and tell you some of the most interesting details about them. Although this is long article it is probably one of the shortest on the topic of the magazine history because I have not […]

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