Quick Answer: What Does A Magazine Consist Of?

Magazines have (and need) structure

Cover pages.

Front-of-the-book content, which may include: a table of contents, a masthead, columns (including an editorial) and assorted departments such as letters to the editor, news, quick-hit trend pieces and publisher-focused content.

What should a magazine cover include?

Here are 8 magazine cover design techniques that all designers should know.

  • Dark on light, light on dark text placement.
  • Match and complement text color.
  • Use 3D text behind and in front of the image.
  • Placing emphasis with backgrounds, bolds, italics, etc.
  • Combining photography and drawing.

What are the 3 types of magazines?

The three types of periodicals are popular, which includes newspapers and magazines of general interest; trade publications which appeal to a smaller, more specific audience and scholarly, which may be of limited interest to the general public with articles written by scholars or researchers.

How can I create a magazine?

Part 2 Creating Content for your Magazine

  1. Create a list of article ideas.
  2. Assemble an editorial team.
  3. Find writers.
  4. Write the articles.
  5. Hire designers and artists to produce exciting new graphics.
  6. Organize the layout of your magazine.
  7. Design a cover.