This contents page’s many images shows the audience the main genre of the magazine. It is clearly a rock magazine from the drums in the main image and the name of the magazine “Drummer” The colour scheme is simple with this contents page, Orange is used to highlight points on the page that guide the audience (page numbers and date) while all the text is black and a consistent simple font is used making it easy to read for the consumer. Target Audience: The exclusive content on the left side of the page may be used to attract customers (the text exclusive tells the audience that this information may not be so easy to acquire anywhere else) Layout: An image in the middle of the page with others surrounding it (text is kept separate) Page numbers are used to direct consumers toarticles that they would be interested in.
Uses many types of typography. The imageused in this contents page can be used to inferwhat type of genre the magazine is about. Thisis inferred from the guitar and hand piano thatthe artists are using in the main image.Target Audience: Easily grips its audience withthe band index. This will allow consumers tofind their favourite artists quickly (or influencethem to buy the magazine if they see an artistthey know) Also the promotional offer at thebottom of the magazine is also used to attractthe audience. The offer may be seen as a “onetime only” type of offer, therefore forcingthem to buy it quickly.Layout: Not a typical contents page. A lot oftext on both sides of the page and only onemain image. Also the paragraph is alsounusual for a contents page. However, thecolour is consistent with this and it is easyenough to read.
The main image is colourless, with anexception of the red heart on the artistschest. This heart may give the impressionto the audience that “everyone loveshim” and may sway their own opinionsof him.The typography is simple and 3fonts are used.Target Audience: This magazine appealsto two types of audiences. Music andfashion. Using the main image as thecentrepiece for music and fashion,consumers of music magazines may seethe fashion feature as an added bonus,influencing them to buy.Layout: Simple layout, main image onone side of the page with most of thetext on the other. Easy to read contentspage with simple typography. The colouris also minimal to perhaps emphasise thesimplicity of the magazine.