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Help: How to create digital magazine with Mag+

Creating your digital magazine with Mag+ starts with InDesign, the most widely used platform in the publishing industry, so designers don’t have to learn any new software. A simple InDesign template takes advantage of built-in functionality like guides and layers to let you place material and transitions where you want. The Mag+ InDesign plug-in lets … Continue reading

Launch of Marie Claire Maison app brings the beauty of Mag+ to Iconic French Publisher

For 75 years, Marie Claire has been synonymous with aspirational French style. This month, the first digital tablet edition of its acclaimed interiors title Marie Claire Maison launches using Mag+. Not only is this spring edition a significant initiative for the French Publisher Marie Claire Group, it also marks an important first for Mag+, as … Continue reading

Mag+ Expands Mobile Publishing Platform

NEW YORK, April 12, 2012 – Mag+ today expanded its game-changing mobile publishing platform to allow creatives and publishers to develop digital content specifically designed for the newest iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire and additional Android devices. The company has also announced several updates for its iOS creative tools. iPad publishers can now create content specifically … Continue reading

Mag+ Tablet Publishing Contest for Magazines, Music and Film, Comics, Books, Catalogues and Creative Portfolios

“Magnify Your World” Offers Cash Prizes, iPads and Global Exposure to Influential Leaders in Six Creative Industries New York, New York –March 8, 2012: The revolution will be digitized. Are you ready? Whether marketing a business, a book, a band, a magazine, even a movie or your own work, tablet publishing must be part of … Continue reading

Winner of Mag+ creativity contest – MILK by Natasha Mead

Congratulations to 21-year-old, Natasha Mead from New Zealand who’s contest entry, MILK, got 4854 publicvotes in the finale of Mag+ first ever creatvity contest. Natasha is now the lucky winner of a $2500 deal to launch her digital concept MILK on iPad using Mag+ tablet publishing software. MILK features six to nine new and easy-to-follow … Continue reading

BACK to BASICS: Portraits

Portraits of people are one of the first elements of the photography used in newspapers.

BODY COPY

Newspaper typefaces require a higher legibility then typefaces used for other printed products. Newspaper are printed on a paper of lesser quality under high speed.

Typography: x-heigh

In typography, x-heigh refers to the heigh of lower case letters without upper or lower parts when compared to capital letters...

How to redesign 1

Good redesign is driven by a deep understanding of the editorial mission of the publication.

Headline on photographs

The eternal dilemma! Dilemma of all editors on the planet Earth – to put or not put the headline or any kind of type in the photo.

Design Facts

Three elements that will greatly help you to understand how readers are observing you.

Typeface: NY Times Magazine

Sunday Magazine is an expansive family of fonts for information in tiny spaces and headlines at large sizes.

Infographics

When, why and whether to use infographic. The basic fact is that infographic refresh the publication, and it contributes to originality of your product.

Get to know your readers

We have moved from a solid to a fluid phase of modernity, in which nothing keeps its shape, and social forms are constantly changing at great speed...

Designer George Lois

“I always knew I was the most talented kid in the school, ” says George Lois of his time at Music and Art. “I was lucky to be exposed to the city’s best art education"...

A well-designed publication

Everything that a well-designed publication must have...

Design Theory

There is no design theory and definition. There are only basic principles that are the base for recording designers ideas and imagination on the paper, tablet or your web.

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