Magazine cover maker

Your cover gives readers their first impression of your magazine, and Lucidpress will help you make it count. With our intuitive, drag-and-drop editor creating beautiful, on-brand magazine covers is easy for everyone.

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Get started fast with free magazine cover templates

If you’re looking for a creative spark, you can browse the magazine cover templates and pick one you like as a model. Then customize it to your liking. With the Lucidpress magazine cover creator, you can update images, fonts and colors to match your brand.

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Quick and easy

Our intuitive, drag-and-drop editor makes creating on-brand content quick and easy.

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Grow your brand

Advanced template locking empowers team members to customize co-owned templates — without going off-brand, in turn helping ensure content remains consistent.

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Empower your team

Share templates and brand assets with multiple team members and assign team roles to control who has access to what.

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Share anywhere

Multi-channel distribution options — like on-demand printing, direct mail and digital publishing help you seamlessly share finished materials with your audience.

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Feature Highlights

You don’t have to be a brilliant designer to craft beautiful content. Whether you’re a team of one or a team of five, our brand templating platform makes it easy to create content and build your brand in the new design democracy.

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Brand assets

Store and download custom brand assets (like logos, colors and fonts) into our asset hub for fast access.

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Web-based platfrom

You don’t need to download or install anything to get started with Lucidpress, and you’ll automatically receive all updates for free. Try it today and see for yourself.


Data automation

With smart fields or our advanced data automation feature, you can auto-populate information in your templates, cutting down on repetitive content updates.

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Easy import

Access thousands of free stock photos or icons in the Lucidpress editor or easily import your own from Dropbox or Facebook. Use our Indesign Import feature to import existing InDesign files and convert them to Lucidpress templates.

How to make your own magazine cover

Whether you're looking to create a professional print magazine, a digital magazine or a fake magazine cover as a gag, creating a free magazine cover is easy in Lucidpress.

1. Choose a template

Choose from our wide assortment of free magazine cover templates to get you started.

2. Add an image

Upload an image of your choosing to be the focal point of your magazine cover.

3. Change the copy

Remember to add a compelling headline and to keep the copy brief.

4. Print or distribute

Print the cover from your home computer, send a proof to a professional printer or distribute the magazine cover digitally.


Does Lucidpress offer professional printing?

Lucidpress does offer print and ship options. However, we currently do not offer professional magazine printing with a center fold. After creating your magazine, you can download a print-ready version to send to your printer of choice. To see all of our professional print options, please click here.

Where can I get free images?

Lucidpress allows you to search Bing Images by creative license or integrate with other stock photo services like Flickr right from image pane.