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Unformatted text preview: reader experience as a guide for designing magazine conceptually and for editing content a. The first successful magazines in the US in 1820s were cheap compared to books b. Early magazines created national audiences unlike newspapers which were local c. Subsidized magazines so that prices were very affordable d. Magazines were used for advertising in the 1800s to build national markets e. Agriculture and cottage industry economy into a modern economy f. 12K magazines vie for readers in the US g. 90% of US reads around 10 issues per month h. 500+ new magazines a year, 1/5 survive to third year i. Magazines are used to expose things in society j. Muckraking led to reforms in industries k....
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course COMM 101 taught by Professor Steinfatt during the Fall '08 term at University of Miami.
- Fall '08