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How to Make Magazine Covers in 5 Steps
Magazine covers are a critical component of your overall design strategy. However, not every creator has the means to invest in costly graphic design. Using Visme’s personalized magazine cover helps you make your own magazine covers in 5 simple steps.
- Log in to your Visme account and click on the Documents tab on the dashboard.
- Scroll left through the icons and tap on the Magazine Cover icon to find a template.
- Customize the colors, add graphics and tweak the font of your magazine cover.
- Add the title and any additional text to your design. Use your brand fonts if you wish.
- Download the finished magazine cover design to upload to your favorite layout software.
Features of the Magazine Cover Maker
Create a beautiful magazine cover and make an impact on your readers with Visme’s online magazine cover maker. The Visme magazine cover engine is filled with intuitive features and beautiful assets to help bring your vision to life.
Beautiful magazine cover templates
The Visme online magazine cover maker is full of templates to help you create covers that stand out to your ideal readers. Simply tap the “Magazine Covers” category and choose from any of our custom magazine cover templates.Create Your Magazine Cover
Build your magazine cover
Visme gives you all the capabilities you need to create a stunning magazine cover design. You can make an impact on your audience with our free online magazine cover maker. Start the process by adding text, visuals and a beautiful font to your magazine cover.
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More Great Features of the Magazine Cover Maker
What is a Magazine Cover?
A magazine cover is the very first thing potential readers will see when they find your work. It’s an awesome opportunity to communicate to your readers what is inside. Because of this, the cover plays an essential role of introducing the magazine to your audience.
Use the magazine cover maker to design prize-worthy covers quickly and easily.
Choose one of the ready-to-use templates to make a free magazine cover maker online. Modify the text to reflect your specific content goals for the magazine. Add any relevant headlines and customize the fonts to match your creative vision.Create Your Magazine Cover
More Than a Magazine Cover Maker
Visme’s easy-to-use magazine cover maker lets you design your own cover and even magazine pages quickly and easily. Learn more about the features of the magazine cover maker.
Photos and Graphics
- Endless beautiful images free for commercial and editorial use
- Explore our large variety of colors and layouts
- Choose from a selection of high-quality icons with customizable colors
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Hundreds of Fonts
- Create stunning typography from hundreds of free fonts, including popular typefaces
- Decide between serif, san serif, script and slab fonts
- Upload your own fonts to use in your magazine cover using the Visme brand kit
How to Use the Magazine Cover Maker
- Brainstorm the type of magazine cover you want to create. Write down all relevant visual elements that will be added to the final design.
- Log into Visme and open the magazine cover maker by clicking on Printables, then choosing the Magazine Covers icon to browse our premade templates.
- Select the pre-designed layout most relevant for your goals. Remember that you can remix everything or update your template inside the editor.
- Upload any visual elements like the font pairings, icons or images that you need. Additionally, you can browse through all of our options in the left sidebar.
- Find the right font for your magazine using our massive library or upload your preferred font into your brand kit.
- Customize the font color so it matches with your color design, and adjust the size to achieve balance.
- Use our editing grid to arrange the visuals into a balanced composition and ensure you’ve placed large enough margins to not have a cluttered design.
- Proofread any text, headings or content you’ve placed on your magazine cover. Double check that everything looks great and you’re satisfied with your final design.
- Download the finished magazine cover as a high resolution image.
Questions About the Magazine Cover Maker
How much does it cost to create a magazine cover with the magazine cover maker?
It’s absolutely free to create your magazine cover with Visme. When you’re ready you can download your cover for use in your favorite layout software.
Does the magazine cover maker have templates for all types of magazines?
Our magazine cover templates are designed for any type of magazine. Most of our users find a template that fits perfectly with their creative vision. With that said, Visme makes it easy to customize our existing templates so you can find a great fit.
Can every element in the magazine cover template be customized?
Yes! We made sure the magazine cover maker is fully customizable for your creative freedom! We have endless customization options with our fonts and visual elements.
How can I make my own magazine cover?
The first step is to log into Visme. Then select a template, and begin to work on your design. Always remember to proofread before uploading to your favorite design software.
Can I upload my own pictures into the magazine cover maker?
For sure! You can add all your visual assets into the cover maker engine. If you need any photos, we have plenty of options in our left-hand panel. Plus, we have numerous visual assets like icons, which are great additions for your magazine cover design.
In what sizes can I download my magazine cover?
You can download your cover in the online standard of 8.5x11 inches. However, if you ever need something different you can change the dimensions inside of Visme!
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