Magazines are publications which are printed in ink and published on a regular interval basis. Magazines are considered to be one of the most published items in the world and come second only to newspapers. There are several magazines in the world which have been running continuously for years.
‘The Gentleman’s Magazine’ was published in the year 1731 in London and is considered to be the first ever general interest magazine in the world. Since then, magazines based on themes like Art, Photography, Politics, Cinema, Fashion, Sports, Computers, Education, career, Humor, Horror etc are being published and the popularity hasn’t diminished in any way.
The American Journal of Science magazine was founded in the year 1818 and is the longest running magazine in the world. Founded in 1883, Ladie’s Home journal magazine is another longest running magazine and is published in USA. The popular ‘Good House Keeping magazine’ is another magazine which has been around for years now. It was founded in 1885.
Some other magazines which have had a long run are Cosmopolitan magazine, National Geographic magazine, Vogue magazine, popular mechanics magazine, Vanity Fair magazine, Reader’s Digest magazine, Time magazine, Ebony Magazine and the popular Sports Illustrated magazine of United States which is a weekly magazine.