Magazine Editing examines and explains the job of the magazine editor in both its journalistic and managerial aspects. Written by an experienced journalist and former editor, it draws upon the experiences of a number of magazine professionals who were interviewed during the research for this book. Approaching the editorial role from a practical perspective, this book provides advice on such areas as: * Becoming an editor * Working with publishers * Creating a successful editorial strategy * Managing the editorial team * Design and Production issues * Drawing up an editorial budget * The Legal Framework * New Technology and on-line publishing John Morrish's book will serve as an introduction to aspiring, newly-appointed and experienced editors.
Table of Contents
How magazines work; creating an editorial strategy; leader and manager; money matters; the right words; pictures and design; managing production; where the buck stops; becoming an editor.