Designing a magazine cover is a complex process, but nothing that a well-determined person can’t do. And no worries, in this article, I’ll show you how to design a magazine cover that will quickly fly off the shelves.

We’ll talk about aesthetics, typography, placement, and readers’ psychological profile—basically, all the steps you need to consider to achieve a successful magazine cover design.

Michael Jackson through magazine covers

This project focused on Michael Jackson’s life throughout magazines. or much of his life, and even 10 years after his death, the media left no stone unturned. Our goal is not to take a stance, but to simply state unbiased and neutral facts. Let’s take a visual ride into Michael Jackson’s unmasked life.

book cover series design

A book cover has always been a life-or-death choice. Especially when we’re talking about book cover series. It’s really not an easy job to design them, but it’s also not impossible. With the proper toolkit and some tips and tricks, you cand do it by yourself. Keep in reading for some amazing pieces of advice!

magazine cover templates

How much can a cover influence the popularity of a magazine? How difficult it is to create a spectacular magazine cover? Where can we find some magazine cover templates to get our inspiration from? The aim of this article is to answer best all of these questions.
We’ve chosen 10 stunning magazine cover templates that will hopefully become your source of inspiration! If not, just ignore or delete them and enjoy the covers! Have a look!

design mistakes magazine covers

Magazine cover design is a good example of a job where some rules are there for a reason. We have witnessed many magazine cover design mistakes in the past because of people that just felt rebellious. The results were not pretty. Keep on reading to discover some of the most commonly made magazine cover design mistakes.

book cover design cover photo

Following the hard work you put into writing your own book (what a struggle!), you’ll have to think about a proper title and book cover design to present it to the world in the best way possible. Whether you’re designing your book cover for a virtual bookshelf or a physical one, it should emphasize the soul of your work, in only one image.
Here’s Flipsnack’s ultimate guide to designing your own book cover.

2017 creative magazine covers

There’s one thing that we can all agree on: 2017 has been a year of incredible creativity in the publishing industry. This is why we thought it would be a great idea to make a selection of some of the most creative magazine covers of the year.
Join is in a tour full of creative insight. Who knows? Maybe we’ll sparkle those creative fluids just waiting to be awaken.

InDesign covers and layouts

This is the 4th part of the series named “ How to design a catalog using InDesign”, and it is focused on how to create the front cover, layouts and the back cover. This approach is focused more on design principles. For more technical information check Part 2 – Adding elements   Cover The cover […]

evolution of book covers design

Everyone knows the age-old saying “Don’t judge a book by it’s cover”, but we have to be realistic and admit that everyone does that. A great book cover design should make you think. It should communicate about the story that is between the covers, to spark an interest about the topic.
It’s interesting to notice how the design of the original book covers evolved, and what new elements showed up on the contemporary editions. So let’s analyse them together!