There are three types of magazines: consumer, trade and professional, and house organ, or in-house. Magazines are categorized according to the audiences they address.Know More
Consumer magazines target a specific audience within the masses of people. They focus on a certain need or interest, such as sports, fashion, health and homes. Examples of consumer magazines are Reader's Digest and Seventeen.
Trade and professional magazines are published for readers in professional or business fields. Examples of trade and professional magazines are Publishers Weekly and National Fisherman.
In-house or house organ magazines serve the needs of employees, clients or members belonging to a specific company or group. Examples of in-house magazines are Avon Hill General and Nintendo Power. Magazines are distributed as paid, nonpaid or controlled, where only certain insiders, determined through a survey, have access to them.Learn more about Magazines & Newspapers
There are numerous nursing magazines available for reading online, including the Online Journal of Issues in Nursing and Nursing Times. Each website features limited access for free viewing and full access for those with subscriptions.Full Answer >
The most valuable issue of Life magazine is the April 13, 1962 issue covered by Liz Taylor and Richard Burton, which featured Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris baseball cards. The May 1, 1939 issue with Joe DiMaggio on the cover is also quite valuable.Full Answer >
A National Geographic magazine is valuable as a collectible only if it is rare and in good condition, which usually equates to older copies of the magazine, explains A Guide to Selling National Geographic Magazines. The rarer National Geographic magazines may be sold to a dealer or online after consultation with an expert for current pricing information.Full Answer >
Freesurf Magazine is a printed and online periodical that offers in-home delivery of monthly issues. An annual subscription costs $48, as of October 2014. Subscriptions can be arranged online at the Freesurf Magazine website, by calling 1-808-638-7395 or by writing to P.O. Box 1161, Haleiwa. Hawaii, 96712.Full Answer >