TheFuture of Magazines Is the rapid advance of technology going to wipe out the Magazine?
With new technology, magazines are decliningin sale dramatically. For the magazine to surviveit would have to offer:• Posters and free gifts• Be accessible online• Be accessible on things like the Ipad and the kindle.• Free (try-out) subscription. .Com
Magazines are losing a lot of their sales due tothe advance in other media outputs like TV,books, and the internet. Why would you go outand buy a magazine when you could read it allon the internet?The internet and social sites likeAre hooking people everywhere. Also the Iphones and I pads are making people dependon these gadgets to know what is happeningand what to do.
Music magazines aredeveloping to still attract the declining market of magazine readers. Somehave gone for free postersinside, others have madedeals with companies like Tesco and their club card bonuses.
Audiences do trust magazines, and a lotof people that buy them rely on theinformation to know what is going on inthe media they are interested in. People use magazines for Intel, cuttingout, (children, schools, collages), anddeveloping ideas, homes, or interest. Kidsmagazines offer toys to play with andother objects like school equipment.Magazines are over all liked, but not likedenough to buy one for 2.99.
Magazinesare notadvertisedon bigbillboardslike this, butthey are onthetelevision.
I think that while magazines will stay on our shelves, the amountsold will keep on declining as other media types like the internet and television take over.