THE MAGAZINE LAYOUT SOFTWARE BRIEF
New Edition for 2018
Once you have your concept for a new magazine solidified, you will have to begin the arduous task of putting it all together. After you have gathered all your content and images for your premiere issue, unless you plan to do your own layout, you will most likely need the services of a graphic artist to develop your concept and bring it to life.
When it comes to magazine layout software for your publication there are only a few choices that you should consider if you want to create a magazine that has a professional look and feel. Without a doubt, the two front runners in this field are Adobe Indesign and Quark Xpress. However, they are not the only option that one has to create brilliant magazine layouts. Whether you intend to do your own graphic design or use the services of a graphic designer, you should take it upon yourself to learn as much information as possible so you can have a good idea as to the capabilities of the magazine layout software programs currently on the market. Professional graphic designers and novices alike must understand what software programs to use for the task at hand. Mistakes made during the preparation and/or flight check phase of a magazine layout can cost a magazine publisher a lot of time, money and unnecessary stress.
The Magazine Layout Brief gives a thorough overview on the most popular magazine layout software utilized for consumer magazines. Anyone familiar with magazine layout software knows that such programs can be very expensive; normally retailing between $600 to $1,000 dollars or more! However, since you’re on a shoestring budget, inside The Magazine Layout Software Brief is information on where you can buy the latest versions at a 50% or 60% discount! That’s right! And these are perfectly legal copies that can be registered at the Adobe and Quark Xpress websites. So, what are you waiting for?