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Structure of the Magazine

Structure of the Magazine

| October 14, 2013 | 14 Comments

Just like each page has its own structure so does the magazine. Todays magazines follow the same structure and although there are magazines that do not follow this approach we can say that this is a default one. In the future posts we will cover some of the pages presented in this article in more […]

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When and How to Redesign a Magazine

When and How to Redesign a Magazine

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today in modern magazine publishing, magazines are being redesigned every few years. I think we can call this 2013, a year of redesigns because so many famous magazines had opted for the change in the design (Inc., Men’s Health, MS Living, Lookbook, AdAge, Texas Monthly, Self, Stern… to name a few). Even legendary New Yorker […]

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FreeStyle Magazine

FreeStyle Magazine

| September 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Some time ago I stumbled upon FreeStyle magazine while browsing the internet. I think this is one of the most original magazines I have ever seen. It is not because of the topic they write about, it is because of the way how the topic is implemented into the production of the magazine, and I […]

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Pull-quotes

Pull-quotes

| August 5, 2013 | 3 Comments

One of the page elements that brings visual power to the page is the pull-quote. Pull-quote is a display element which is used to attract the reader and to break up long blocks of text. The effect of pull-quotes depend on their attractiveness, both visual and textual. Regarding the text, pull-quotes have to be interesting, […]

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Columns pt. 2: Line Lengths and Column Width

Columns pt. 2: Line Lengths and Column Width

| July 19, 2013 | 5 Comments

This is the second post about columns. In the first one we talked about columns and how can you arrange them and how to position content inside them. This post will talk about the width of the column, line length and optimal character count inside them. Line length is basically the number of characters you […]

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HomeSapiens

HomeSapiens

| July 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

What makes a house a home? With a family of architects and a degree in architecture between them, Thomas Manss and Enrica Corzani, after years of working with the world’s most famous architects, have decided to adopt Adele Bacci and Massimo Alvito’s project: HomeSapiens. “Norman Foster once said, “I believe the quality of our surroundings […]

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All Hollow

All Hollow

| July 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

All Hollow is an independent Romanian (written in English) fashion photography & design magazine (think Dazed and Confused meets Interview magazine), which has set out to curate original content coming from local and international creative communities relevant to the Eastern-European publishing market. It comes out quarterly and they’ve just printed the 4th issue.  The cover of All Hollow Summer Issue 2013 features Romanian […]

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[wherever]

[wherever]

| July 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

[wherever]: an out of place journal is a print magazine of travel literature, travel culture, and travel politics. They assemble writing and artwork that are germane to movement, connections, transitions, and the general transience of the people, places, and things of the world. The magazine is distributed globally. [wherever] is a publication interested in inspiration, […]

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Huck

Huck

| July 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

First magazine that we will present in our new “Editorial Design Inspiration” section is an award winning British magazine called Huck. For the last eight years their creative team has been designing independent film magazine Little White Lies and youth culture magazine Huck. HUCK is a global magazine exploring the many facets of radical culture, […]

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Twen – The Most Influential Magazine of All Times?

Twen – The Most Influential Magazine of All Times?

| June 26, 2013 | 3 Comments

Is the Twen magazine the most influential magazine of all times? This question might sound pretentious but it is not far from the truth. Why was this magazine so influential? It was the groundbreaking design ideas, innovative usage of photography and full use of the advanced printing methods that made Twen a leader in magazine […]

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