Apr 22, 2014
Looking to further your publishing knowledge? We've put together a few resources and a podcast to help you out, no matter what section of publishing you are interested in. Whether you're new to the field or a seasoned veteran looking to brush up your skills, take advantage of these resources:
This comprehensive list compiled by Mastheadonline.com includes all Canadian publishing associations. You'll find contact information and useful material regarding all matters of publishing, including advertising, circulation. design, editing and writing.
MABC Online Magazine Publishing Resources
If you're interested in launching an online companion to your magazine, the Magazine Association of British Columbia (MABC) has a great series of resources available with focus on editorial, production, advertising and circulation. This series is available for purchase from the Cultural Human Resources Council (CHRC), and comes packed with useful information from leading professionals in the industry, including former deputy editor of Today's Parent Jacqueline Kovacs and Abacus Circulation Inc. founder Jon Spencer. Watch Jacqeline Kovacs' introduction video to the editorial section of this series.
Toronto Star Editorial Board Podcast
The Toronto Star has a podcast for anyone interested in the behind-the-scenes of an editorial board. Each episode features members of their editorial board while they discuss controversial and timely issues, and how to handle these topics in the news. Past podcasts have features topics such as doctor assisted suicide, the reasons behind Obama's re-election and issues surrounding the crisis in Syria. This podcast is ideal for anyone interested in journalism or interested in editorial discussions regarding news content. The podcast is available for FREE via the iTunes Store.