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Top 3 free image editing tools that are easy to use

Posted on 07 November 2016 in the category Tips and inspiration .

If you’re working on a magazine you may want to be able to edit the photos and images you upload into your magazine. Here are 3 free image editing tools that are easy to use.

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Available print options for your magazine

Posted on 31 October 2016 in the category Tips and inspiration .

You can choose from different print options for your magazine. Is your magazine ready to be printed?

See example photos of all the print options available.

40 Ideas and topics for a school magazine

Posted on 24 October 2016 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Are you thinking of making a school magazine and looking for ideas and inspiration for the contents? We’ve compiled a list of of over 40 magazine ideas for a school project.

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5 Tips for a professional magazine cover

Posted on 13 October 2016 in the category Tips and inspiration .

It’s the most important page of a magazine: the cover! We have some tips to help you make your magazine cover look like magazines in stores.

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How to make a magazine for a school project

Posted on 08 February 2016 in the category Tips and inspiration .

So you want to make a magazine for a school project. You were assigned a magazine project at school or you’ve decided to make one for a project yourself. That's great! We'll help you get started.

How to make a magazine.

Help your students complete their school magazine

Posted on 05 January 2016 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Help your students develop their full potential by having them create school magazines about their favorite topics. Read on for tips on helping your students complete their magazine.

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Help your students make their own school magazine

Posted on 13 October 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Help your students develop their full potential by having them create school magazines about their favorite topics. Read on for tips on making the magazine.

Help your students make a magazine

Find the right images for your magazine

Posted on 30 September 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Whether you’re looking for images that are the right size, icons, or images with transparent backgrounds, these tips are sure to help you find what you’re looking for.

How to find images

Help your students get started on a school magazine

Posted on 30 September 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Do you want to help your students develop their full potential? You can do that by having them create school magazines about their favorite topics. Read on for instructions on how to get started.

How to get started with a school magazine

Engage students with a school magazine

Posted on 18 September 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

We know teachers around the world want to help kids develop their full potential. A great way to do that is by having the students create school magazines on their favorite topics.

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Challenges (and solutions) of remote collaboration

Posted on 28 July 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

The growing trend of online collaboration is both a blessing and a curse. It enables us to get a lot more work done, from wherever we are. As you may know though, it also has challenges. Read these tips to find out how you can overcome those challenges.

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Working together: reporting progress

Posted on 12 June 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Jilster is the easiest way to make your own magazine. The online editing room is easy to use and allows you to invite other editors so you can work on your magazine together.

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How to edit images in the online editor

Posted on 16 April 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Anyone can easily make a beautiful magazine with Jilster’s online editor. Use these tips for inspiration for a brand new magazine or for the magazine you’re working on.

Edit images

Working together: communication tips

Posted on 16 April 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Jilster is the easiest way to make your own magazine. The online editing room is easy to use and allows you to invite other editors so you can work on your magazine together.

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Working together: what to expect

Posted on 31 March 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Jilster is the easiest way to make your own magazine. The online editing room is easy to use and allows you to invite other editors so you can work on your magazine together.

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A Magazine for Mother's Day

Posted on 24 March 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

A personalized magazine just for mom is something most people never think of making, because it never used to be an option. Not anymore; anyone can make a magazine with the Jilster online editor.

Magazine for mom

How to invite friends

Posted on 02 March 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Everything is more fun together. So it goes without saying that making a magazine is more fun together too! Inviting friends to your magazine is easy.

How to invite friends

How to edit text in the online editor

Posted on 26 January 2015 in the category Tips and inspiration .

A new year means a fresh new start for anything left unfinished. Use these text tips to get started or keep working on your magazine and before you know it, you’ll have your very own magazine in your hands.

Learn how to edit text like a pro

How to make a great Cover

Posted on 23 December 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

The most important part of the magazine is the cover. But how do you make your own cover look just like the one in your favorite magazine? The Jilster crew has got you covered with these 6 tips!

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How to make a great Table of Contents

Posted on 23 December 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

The table of contents is arguably one of the most important parts of your magazine. It’s where your readers can see all the things that are in the magazine and get a feel for your magazine’s theme.

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Finally Sweet Sixteen

Posted on 05 November 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Finally 16. This is a day every teenager dreams of. It’s the first step into adulthood and of course this needs to be celebrated!

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How to Write a Feature Story

Posted on 09 October 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

A feature story is a popular element in many magazines. The goal is to give an in-dept look at a certain subject. The subject can be a person, place or event, and the writing is well-researched, descriptive, colorful and thoughtful.

Learn how to write a Feature Story

Summer Camp Idea

Posted on 12 August 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Summer camp is often a time of many lifechanging experiences and best friends forever. Save and share those memories the best way you can; by making a magazine together.

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Why Jilster is the Perfect Educational Tool

Posted on 12 August 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

For young and old, making a magazine in our online editor provides many valuable lessons both in collaborative skills and online skills.

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5 Steps to The Perfect Vacation Magazine

Posted on 07 July 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Prolong that great vacation feeling by using these 5 steps to create the perfect vacation magazine with your travel companions! It’s a great way to memorialize your vacation and a wonderful way to show off your vacation photos to family, friends and colleagues.

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Summer Photo Ideas

Posted on 07 July 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Get inspired with this list of Summer Photo Ideas to add to your magazine! Have fun using our Summer Photo Ideas.

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Pre-order Checklist

Posted on 02 June 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Ordering your magazine? Read this final checklist first! One of our own employees made a magazine and has these tips to make sure your magazine is in perfect shape!

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Brand Yourself: Résumé Magazine

Posted on 05 May 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

If you’re looking for employment, you’ll know it’s hard to stand out among all the résumés and letters that are sent in. These days everyone is looking for a job, so make sure you stand out!

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Team Building Idea: Make a Magazine Together

Posted on 05 May 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

If you find yourself thinking :“Me and my colleagues should do something fun together”. Make a magazine with Jilster; it’s a great team building exercise.

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Content Tip: Conduct and Write Interviews

Posted on 07 April 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

If you’re looking for some content inspiration for your magazine, look no further! An interview is a fun and creative way to fill a few pages and create a few memories.

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Design Tip: Family Tree Template

Posted on 04 March 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

At Jilster we strive to make your magazine making experiences as inspiring and fun as possible. That's why we've added a great new template to the online editing room: A Family Tree Template!

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Design Tip: Create Words Together!

Posted on 04 March 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

We're always looking for new and fun ways to get creative. If you're looking for some inspiration for your magazine, then we invite you to meet Word Clouds.

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Design Tip: Big Letters

Posted on 03 February 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Attention all Jilster magazine editors! We’ve added new items to the Jilster editing room that will guarantee your magazine will have that professional edge!

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Valentine's Day Magazine

Posted on 08 January 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Valentine’s day is the perfect day of the year to show that special someone just how much they mean to you. What better way to show it than presenting them with a personalized magazine you made just for them?

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Content Tip: Quiz!

Posted on 08 January 2014 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Everyone knows good magazines are the ones that keep you entertained. And it’s the recurring pages like quizzes, funny pages and horoscopes are what make a magazine popular. Today's tip: The Quiz!

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Christmas and New Year's Magazine

Posted on 02 December 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Christmas and New Year’s Eve are great family holidays everyone looks forward to! Not strange at all, because family gatherings, new beginnings and warm celebrations are always involved.

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Editing Tip: Backgrounds

Posted on 01 December 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

A great background is essential for a professional looking magazine. Luckily creating a great background is easy! We’ve compiled a few tips to help you on your way.

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Editing Tip: Create Your Own Template

Posted on 30 November 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Templates make creating your own magazine easier, by doing some of the work for you. Just select the template you’d like to use and personalise it to look just the way you want it to!

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Editing Tip: Columns

Posted on 29 November 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Find out how to add columns to your magazine for that professional magazine look!

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Editing Tip: Symbols

Posted on 29 November 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

There are many ways you can get creative in the online editing room. One great feature is the symbols you can edit, resize and color to your heart’s desire!

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Content Tip: Letters to the Editor

Posted on 04 November 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

What makes a good magazine? Of course, the cover plays a big part, but the recurring pages like columns, letters to the editor and funny pages are also a big part of what makes a magazine succesful. In this article we’d like to inspire you to create a great ‘letters to the editor’ page for your magazine.

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Thanksgiving Magazine

Posted on 25 October 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Thanksgiving is all about sharing. So make a magazine together with friends and family to start the celebrations off in a great way! Thanksgiving is all about getting together and being grateful for all the things we sometimes take for granted.

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School Project Magazine

Posted on 24 October 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Get kids excited about their school projects by having them work together with their classmates on their own project magazine!

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Company Newsletter

Posted on 24 October 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Creating a company newsletter has never been easier. Get colleagues involved and make it a fun and creative experience everyone in the company can join in on.

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Halloween Magazine

Posted on 22 October 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Halloween is right around the corner. We have a bunch of ideas for great Halloween magazines you can make for your kids and their friends, as well as Halloween magazines especially for grown-ups.

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Travel Magazine

Posted on 01 August 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Tip: Going on vacation this summer? Whatever memorable getaways or staycation you’re planning, make sure you’ll never forget; Create you own Travel Magazine to remember it by.

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10 Easy steps to your own perfect wedding magazine

Posted on 04 July 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

Is someone you know getting married or celebrating a wedding anniversary soon? Finding the perfect wedding gift can be difficult, but not anymore.

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Our tips for the perfect wedding magazine.

Posted on 14 June 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

A wedding magazine is the perfect gift for a happy couple about to get married. We've compiled a list of tips to help you get inspired. The following questions can help you and your co-editors create the perfect wedding magazine for that special couple:

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Your own online magazine in 7 steps

Posted on 07 March 2013 in the category Tips and inspiration .

With Jilster it’s very easy to create your own online magazine – for free!. In this magazine you can see how to make your own magazine in 7 easy steps.

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