Covers: Designers

Designers are required to include spine information along with their cover layout document. Place this information in correct position centered along the left-hand side of the cover. Spine type should be set as follows:
1. Better Homes and Gardens Special Interest Publications® (10 pt. New Times Roman PS Bold).
2. Registered Mark (8 pt. Symbol, option-R).
3. Title of magazine (13 pt. New Times Roman PS Bold, ALL CAPS).
4. ® or ™ as needed after title.
5. Issue (10 pt. New Times Roman PS Bold)

Example:

Better Homes and Gardens Special Interest Publications® DECORATING™ Spring 2005

Other cover elements:
1. Price should be in 9 pt. type. (DON’T put this information in bold). Price will always fall in UPC space. Don’t forget to include price versions for United States and for Canada.
2. Issue information (SPRING 2005) should be in 9 pt. type.
3. “Display until” date should be in 7 pt. type.


 

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