How Do I Start A Community Magazine?

How do I start a local magazine?

  • Do market research.
  • Create a business plan that explains the ins and outs of your magazine.
  • Get the content.
  • Create the magazine on your computer.
  • Lay out the content.
  • What is a community magazine?

    The Community Magazine is an A4, glossy, full colour monthly publication. Every month our magazines are packed with local articles, features, reviews, events, interviews and much, much more. Our magazines are FREE and hand delivered to over 77,500 homes and businesses by our dedicated delivery team.

    How do I fund a new magazine?

  • Run a Kickstarter campaign with you, directing you on what to post when to reach the target you need.
  • Mentor you and offer advice.
  • Support sourcing the print & finishing through their contacts.
  • Store the magazine copies for you in their warehouse, and manage the distribution.
  • Related Question How do I start a community magazine?

    How do I become a successful magazine?

  • Know your readers inside and out.
  • Give your magazine a personality.
  • Content trumps design every time.
  • Authority.
  • A blend of content experiences.
  • Keep the editorial experience fresh but familiar.
  • Encourage collaboration between writers and designers.
  • Where can I publish my magazine?

  • 3 tools to publish a free magazine online. Home | Blog | Digital Publication | 3 tools to publish a free magazine online.
  • ISSUU. ISSUU is quite versatile as they're not only focused on publishing digital magazines.
  • Paperlit.
  • Joomag.
  • How do I distribute my magazine?

  • Magazine Distribution at Storefronts. Placing your magazines in bins outside of a local storefront is one of the best ways to attract attention to your publication when distributing a magazine.
  • Magazine Distribution at Coffee Shops.
  • Magazine Distribution at Waiting Rooms.
  • How do I register as a publisher?

  • You pick a name and conduct a search in the county records, and the state records, to see whether anyone else is operating under that name.
  • You file the form and pay a fee.
  • You publish a legal notice in one of the newspapers approved by the County Clerk, for three or four weeks.
  • How do I register as a news agent?

  • Receipt of the application processing fee.
  • Duly filled Form-1.
  • Affidavit in Form 1A & 1C for up-linking.
  • Affidavit in Form 1A & 1B for down-linking.
  • Affidavit that your company shall abide by the MIB terms and conditions.
  • Shareholding pattern of the applicant company.
  • What is dummy sheet?

    Dummy sheets are usually small versions of an entire page, although they may be full-size versions of a small publication, such as a magazine. The sheet is divided by grid lines. What is a grid? Simply a set of non-printing lines that help editors and designers guide placement of elements.

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