A Zinio Digital Subscription to the Indie Game Magazine will get you a year’s worth of Indie Gaming Goodness enhanced and delivered to you digitally through the Zinio digital format. It’s pretty sweet and is only $19.95 and Saves you over 50% off the Cover Price.
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What is the Zinio digital format, and how is it different from the print format?
We’ve partnered with a company called Zinio to provide our magazine digitally. The digital version of our magazine includes all of the stories and photos you enjoy, plus additional benefits including:
- Immediate access. Read your first issue right away, rather than waiting several weeks for a print version to arrive.
- Automatic delivery. Every issue is sent directly to your computer as soon as its available.
- Access Anywhere. Anywhere you have access to a computer, you now have access to your magazine.
- An interactive Table of Contents. Link directly to your favorite stories quickly and easily.
- Quick links Visit any URL found within the magazine content with just one click.
- Search. Find the article mentioning a topic you like in seconds and go right to that page.
- Highlight and take Notes on any magazine’s pages and save for later.
- Share. Send the article you enjoy to your friends or post to any social networking site in 2 clicks.
- Clutter Free Archiving. Store back issues on your computer fast and easy access.
Does the digital format contain everything in the print format: articles, photos, and advertising?
Yes, the digital format offers you the same great content, and the same great design as our print magazine. You won’t miss a single article, photo or advertisement.
What application will I use to read my digital magazine?
You can read your digital magazine through your web browser on any computer by logging into your online Zinio Library. If you want to save the issue on your computer or read when you are not connected to the internet, you can. Zinio has developed an award-winning software application called Zinio Reader. When your first digital issue is available, you’ll receive an email notification from Zinio with more instructions.
Will the free Zinio Reader work on my computer?
Yes. Zinio Reader works with Windows XP, 2000, Me, 98, 7 and NT operating systems, Microsoft Vista, as well as Apple Macintosh OS X Versions 10.1, 10.2, and 10.3. There’s even a Zinio iPhone and iPad app.
What is My Library?
My Library is your personal digital library that is found on Zinio.com. Your magazine issues will be placed here for easy access to read online or download for offline reading. You can also re-access issues here that you have already read. You will be directed to create a login and to access your library from the notification emails you will receive each time a new issue is available.
How will I receive my digital magazine?
You will receive a notification email each time a new issue is available. You can also find your magazines on Zinio.com in the “My Library” section and read online or download from there. Finally, if you have installed the Zinio Reader on your computer, it will automatically check for new issues when you are connected to the internet and let you know when they are available.
How can I access my digital magazine?
You can access your digital magazines at any time through “My Library” on Zinio.com or by clicking on the links in the notification email you will receive for each new issue. You can also access your magazines at anytime within the Zinio offline reader if you have chosen to download it.
How can I save my digital magazines?
If you have downloaded the Zinio offline reader, each issue you receive is stored on your hard drive for easy access and archiving. If you use the Zinio online reader, your 100 most recent issues will be available in My Library on Zinio.com for easy access.
Do I need to be connected to the Internet to read my magazines?
No, you only need to be connected when you download your issues. After that you can take your computer anywhere and read your magazines offline. Of course, certain features such as hyperlinks in articles and advertisements, or “Send to Friend,” require an Internet connection.
Can I mark up my digital magazines the way I do with the paper version?
The Zinio Reader has highlight and note features that mimic the way we use paper magazines. Highlight key passages that you want to return to, or jot yourself a reminder about a product of interest that you want to research, or an event you want to attend.
Can I share my digital magazines with friends and colleagues?
Absolutely. Your online Zinio Reader has a “Sharing” feature that lets you send your favorite articles via email, links and direct posts to your social networks like Facebook and Twitter.
Who can I contact with additional subscription-related questions?
Please visit Zinio’s Help Desk at http://www.zinio.com/help
You can order a Zinio Subscription NOW for only $19.95 and receive 6 Bi-Monthly Issues of the Indie Game Magazine.