Showcases – Apps
Photographic Journey – Venice Beach
The Photographic Journey – Venice Beach app is an excellent use of the mag+ publishing software. Watch to see special image sequences created in the feature builder.
Game Informer’s Digital Magazine
Game Informer has enhanced the gaming experience for their readers with an interactive digital magazine.
Men’s Fitness iPad Magazine
Men’s Fitness has given their iPad magazine a face-lift with features like, “A-layer”, video content, and other elements to bring their content to life.
Shape’s Digital Magazine
Shape has updated their digital magazine with Mag+. Offering new features and bonus content for readers who want expert advice on, health, beauty and fitness.
Symbolia Magazine for iPad
Symbolia is an iPad magazine using the Magplus platform to bring illustrative journalism to life. This eye-popping, jaw-dropping tablet magazine merges in-depth journalism, classic comics illustration, & good, old-fashioned storytelling with interactive digital media. Symbolia Magazine is a good example of how comics can be viewed with digital publishing.
iPad Magazines with animated covers
One of the first impressions that strikes anyone browsing among iPad Magazines for the first time is the animated covers. It’s a WOW experience that would never be possible to get near with a print magazine. This video shows the animated cover of The Next Web’s first issue of their iPad Magazine.
Brain Dip Magazine
A walk through of Brain Dip Magazine, an educational app made with mag+ tools, and the winner of Magnify Your World “Employee Pick of the Month” in April 2012.
Example of an animated cover in an iPad magazine
British Journal of Photography show how to make a stunning cover even better when working with digital publishing. Their iPad edition of a cover with Natalie Portman features a video sequence of Natalie Portman getting to the state the photo is taken in.
Example of horisontal only layout of a tablet magazine
Zone Blitz Magazine is a great example of a magazine only laid out for the horizontal orientation of an iPad. Zone Blitz Magazine is taking full advantage of that orientation, never forcing the user to switch.
Example of a magazine designed for both horizontal and vertical orientations
Bloomgberg Markets is a great example of digital publishing. This tablet magazine is designed for both horizontal and vertical orientations of the iPad. Here’s a short video of how it works.