Fix for issue download problem on iOS9
New iPhone layout
Bug fixes and performance improvements
We love to hear your feedback. If you have any comments or questions please contact us: [email protected]
If you are unable to launch an app following an update please delete and reinstall it. Once reinstalled and running please use the Restore Purchases function in the Options menu to retrieve your magazines.
**Please note that once you update to iOS9 the Newsstand folder will turn into a standard app folder. You will now be able to move your magazine apps out of Newsstand, for example on to your homescreen.**
Monthly how to writing advice from professional writers.
From beginner to advanced, whether you write for pleasure or publication, and whatever your writing preferences, Writing Magazine – the UK’s biggest and bestselling magazine for writers – has something to help you.
Every month, our 112-page magazine helps you become a better writer and understand the publishing industry, incorporating 32 pages of Writers’ News, crammed with information about paying markets, opportunities to get into print and calls for submissions, cash prize competitions, events to attend, industry news...
Our unrivalled team of columnists – including novelists, poets, journalists and publishers – covers every genre, and big name authors share the secrets of the success and top tips for getting published in our interviews and profiles.
Regular features include:
Your writing critiqued
Story consultant David Baboulene on fiction fundamentals
Step-by-step advice on the latest techy tools for writers
Adrian Magson on writing for beginners
Non-fiction advice from Diana Cambridge and Liz Gregory
Research tips from historian Dr Tarja Moles
Stuart Palmer on SF and fantasy
Anita Rowe on writing for children
Opinions and advice from Grumpy Old Bookman Michael Allen, David St John Thomas, Jane Wenham-Jones and Michael Legat
Top writers, top information, top competitions...
This is a free app download with paid content within. The current issue, back issues and future issues can be purchased within the app.
Subscriptions are also available within the application. When a recurring subscription is purchased the latest issue will become available to download immediately.
Available subscriptions are:
1 month: £3.99/ US$4.99 [1 issue]
6 months: £20.99/ US$27.99 [6 issues]
12 months: £38.99/ US$48.99 [12 issues]
-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.
Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.
We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update please click the settings cog, then click Settings then Refresh app data. If this also fails to work please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store
Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]
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- June 10, 2014 Initial release
- December 12, 2014 New version 4.9.71
- July 26, 2015 New version 4.9.81
- October 06, 2015 New version 4.9.85