A major industry in the US is the magazine business. Just take a look at your news stand and see how many magazines are available. You can get a magazine in every conceivable category and about everything and anything. And they sell too. Magazines turn over at a fantastic rate. We just love them. We all have a hobby or an area of interest and there is always a magazine to cater for it. You can grab one as you pass your news stand or at the supermarket while you are shopping. Most of them are printed periodically, usually monthly or weekly although some vary, and when the new issue is out you will see the adds for it. However, so as not to miss a copy, many people subscribe to their favorite and it is delivered to their home every month or week. A magazine subscription is generally for one year or twelve issues or weekly which is fifty two issues and you can get a substantial discount by paying for them all up front.
One of the most popular styles of magazines is the style that has it’s focus on the Hollywood glamor stars and their lifestyles. We all want the latest gossip from out of Hollywood and these mags are where to get it. Who is dating who and who partying too hard or who is cheating on who, all makes enthralling reading and is devoured with gusto by millions. We want to know what the stars are doing every minute of the day. We want to know what they eat, where they shop, what they buy and how they work out. We want to know what diet they use to stay trim and what exercise they do to keep fit. They are our idols and whatever they do we want to know so we can copy them.
If that is your area of interest then you want a magazine that has it’s focus on the film industry and the music industry and the television industry. You want a mag that goes behind the scenes and gets those scoops for you Elisa Gayle Ritter. A mag that regularly checks the hot bods for you with tips on figure fixing and nutritional guidelines so you get health tips and workout guides. You want to see the chic stars and what they are wearing, the latest celebrity dresses and accessories and a look at the latest diets that your star is on.
Many people live for the weekly update on celeb news. The arrival of the celeb magazine is the highlight of their week. They just can’t wait to catch up on all the latest. If that sounds like you then you definitely need to subscribe. Go for a subscription of your favorite celeb mag and you will get it delivered to your door before the rest of the world. You will save heaps by buying a year up front. Choose one that is a weekly edition so you don’t miss out on anything in the celeb world. That way you will only be paying not much more than $1 per issue. With most you can cancel anytime for a refund.
A magazine cover is the calling card of the news stand. They announce to the world the latest gossip, news, world events and who is in first place. It is the reading platform of someone who just needs to know a watered down, un-detailed account of what is going on in the world or neighborhoods around them. Sometimes just reading one has all the pertinent information that someone needs to know about their particular interest. Sometimes just reading one will hold all the information the reader will remember a month or perhaps a week or even a day after reading all the articles contained under that one magazine cover. To make a long story short, they are very powerful. It can make the consumer buy an entire magazine just for what’s on the cover.
An interesting school project report could be uniquely presented in the form of a magazine. An entrepreneur in today’s world may want to market their product or themselves with a magazine cover. They are easy to get using online services available today. It looks real but can double as a flyer to be handed out, tacked on bulletin boards, or left on door steps. They can announce a yard sale from “Yard Sale Monthly” or solicit yard help from “Lawns Are Us”.
There are websites dedicated to the creation of customized magazine covers. The web sites contain a range of templates that you can use. All that is needed to get your own cover is a photo because most have at least one photo. It is up to the creator to fill in the blanks and customize the cover. If there are blanks not filled in, they will be filled in automatically with default text. Once you write instructions for the retouchers and pay for the service, the job will be sent to the team of artists. When your cover is ready you will be able to download it and share it with friends and family.