7 contemporary poetry zines you need right now

Once kept in the ivory towers of traditional magazines and academic reading lists, poetry has never been so popular or accessible. We have to thank the internet for breaking down barriers: see the mainstream success of Instagram poets like Rupi Kaur and the immediacy of platforms like Tumblr. In 2018, …

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15 independent, female-run magazines to read when your news feed is on fire

Click bait. Bots. Threads of comments. Trolls. Let’s face it, our 24/7 news cycle and its perpetuation through our social media feeds can be exhausting. The constant barrage of perspectives, opinions and disagreements can seem overwhelming and leave little room for analysis. Often times, our oversaturated social lives can cause …

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Netflix’s ‘Dirty Money’: Payday Loaner Scott Tucker stars in documentary

Leawood’s convicted usurer Scott Tucker is the subject of an episode of a new Netflix documentary series called “Dirty Money.” Other episodes in the series include “The Confidence Man” on Donald Trump and “Drug Short” on Wall Street and the Pharmaceutical Industry. Tucker infamously scammed up to 4.5 million people …

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This startup wants to help independent creators sell digital magazines

Sweet Paul is part of a growing number of digital magazines From Many digital publishers are struggling to survive in an age when banner ads sell for pennies and social media controls distribution. Maybe it’s time for magazines to make a comeback? That’s the bet of Issuu, a company that …

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Why the Internet Didn’t Kill Zines

As a lonely teenager growing up in Virginia, I fed on any pop culture that might show me ways of being different from what I’ve seen on “The Cosby Show” reruns or read in a book. ‘Ann M. Martin. It was the early 2000s, before social platforms took off: LiveJournal …

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Payday Loans and the Dangers of Borrowing Money Quickly

American voters have spoken – and not just for the next president. They also support cracking down on what some see as predatory lending, especially in the form of payday loans. In the November election, South Dakotans voted to cap interest rates on short-term loans at 35%. With this vote, …

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10 zines you should read now

From facts about cats to making momo: 10 zines to check out now. Organized by Himanshu S and Aqui Thami, the duo collect them in a new garage-turned-bookshop in Bandra ezines ABC of anarchy Aimed at children, this alphabetical zine looks at anarchy (the absence of rulers/masters) for all its …

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How To Create An Online Magazine | Small business

Creating an online magazine requires following a series of coordinated steps that help you develop a professional finished product. An electronic magazine, or e-zine, differs from a blog or website in that it features articles on a similar topic using a coordinated layout, similar to that of a print magazine. …

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4 online zines you should read

Traditionally, zines were DIY booklets / magazines made by hand by people who did not have access to a high quality publication. These were alternative methods of disseminating new artists, ideas, contemporary influencers, political manifestos, illustrations – anything and everything outside of the world of mainstream publishing. And while the …

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Magazines exploded in 2014

It’s been a banner year for magazines, at least in terms of new titles that have hit the market. Professor Samir Husni, director of the Magazine Innovation Center at the University of Mississippi, counted 234 magazine launches in 2014, a 21% increase from 185 launched a year earlier. One-time book-a-zines …

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The era of the e-zine

Online literary magazines have opened up a whole new world of creative writing. Countless literary journals are available on the Internet; some a conscientious presence of their print editions on the Web and many others are content to be present on the Web. But like Aruni Kashyap, fiction and poetry …

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e-zine marketing

What is an e-zine? Well, an e-zine is an online magazine that is tied to a specific niche/market and usually builds huge lists with highly targeted subscribers in that particular niche/market. There is a big advantage to getting into e-zine marketing and making it part of your traffic generation methods. …

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Ezine Marketing

What is an e-zine? Well, an e-zine is an online magazine that is related to a specific niche / market and usually creates huge lists with highly targeted subscribers in that particular niche / market. There is a great benefit to getting into e-zine marketing and making it part of …

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