How to fill your mailbox with free magazines

rg_main_r2_c1Through various sample and sponsored subscription sites, you can pick up some great finds of free magazine subscriptions. How does it work? The simple answer is free “sample” equals more exposure to new audiences who may convert their sample into a paid subscription.

The offers change frequently, but here’s some links for free newsstand magazine subscriptions. There’s alot of  magazine titles you may not have heard of, but here are some popular ones to start off your free magazine subscription stash:

Rewards Gold is a survey site that offers free one year subscription to popular magazine for completing targeted surveys. The ad link looks a little “splashy” but its legit. Just signup, complete the survey and they’ll offer one- or two-year subscriptions to various newsstand magazines as a reward:

  • Golf Digest
  • Business Week
  • Other recent magazine offerings that are now expired include Car & Driver and U.S. News and World Report

Free Magazine Subscriptions

eva-longoria-in-latina-magazine-september-cover000x0400x526Did you know… FatHeadDog hasn’t paid for a magazine subscription in years? Through various sample and sponsored subscription sites, you can pick up some great finds of free magazine subscriptions. How does it work? The simple answer is free “sample” equals more exposure to new audiences who may convert their sample into a paid subscription.

The offers change frequently, but here’s some links for free newsstand magazine subscriptions. There’s alot of  magazine titles you may not have heard of, but here are some popular ones to start off your free magazine subscription stash:

Rewards Gold is a survey site that offers free one year subscription to popular magazine for completing targeted surveys. The ad link looks a little “splashy” but its legit. Just signup, complete the survey and they’ll offer one- or two-year subscriptions to various newsstand magazines as a reward:

A similar premise, FreeBizMags, offers sponsored subscriptions to various magazines. These ask you a series of questions about what industry you’re in, and depending on your responses, you may select a premium magazine subscription offer. Here’s the rub–you don’t always qualify, and instead are offered a  free trade magazine. Tip: unless you really want the trade journal, don’t bother signing up for it. Current offers include:

  • Baseball Digest
  • Women’s Day

What a cool idea

3366403486_d25a56128e_m1Free 5 Issue Subscription to Mine Magazine, a hybrid publishing project from Time Inc.

Time Inc. is experimenting with a customized magazine that combines reader-selected sections from eight publications as it tries to mimic in printed form the personalized news feeds that have become popular with online news consumers. A 5-issue subscription magazine is free and sponsored by Lexus, but the print edition is limited to the first 31,000 respondents, while an online version is available for another 200,000.

Readers can select five titles from eight published by subsidiaries of Time Warner Inc. and American Express Co.:
Time
Sports Illustrated
Food & Wine
Real Simple
Money
In Style
Golf
Travel + Leisure