Free Magazine Cover Maker Online

Your cover gives readers their first impression of your magazine, and Marq 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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  • 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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Feature highlights

You don’t have to be a brilliant designer to craft a beautiful magazine cover. 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.


Brand assets

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


Web-based platform

You don’t need to download or install anything to get started creating your magazine cover, 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.


Easy Import

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

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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 Marq.

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 cover 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.


Create an eye-catching magazine cover today

Whether you're an editor of your own publication or a business creating a magazine for your customers, you can quickly create a unique magazine cover with Marq. 

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Frequently asked questions

How do I design a digital magazine cover using Marq's cover maker?

Crafting a striking digital magazine cover with Marq is a breeze. Begin by selecting a cover template that aligns with your magazine's theme or genre. Customize the layout, insert images, adjust colors, and add text to create a visually appealing cover. Once your cover design is complete, you can download it for use in your digital magazine.

Can I upload my own images and branding elements to the cover templates?

Absolutely! Marq's digital magazine cover maker allows you to easily upload your own images, logos, and branding elements to personalize your cover design. Ensure consistent branding and make a memorable first impression with a cover that captures the essence of your publication.

Are there cover templates available for different types of digital magazines?

Yes, indeed! Marq's cover maker offers a diverse range of cover templates suitable for various genres and styles. Whether you're creating a fashion magazine, a travel guide, or a tech publication, you'll find templates that can be customized to reflect the theme and content of your magazine.

Can I download the final cover design created with Marq's cover maker?

Certainly! Once you're satisfied with your digital magazine cover design, Marq's cover maker allows you to download the design in various formats, such as JPG or PNG. You can choose the quality and size that best suits your digital magazine's requirements, ensuring your cover looks impressive across different devices.