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Asterisk SF Magazine
Inside the square magazine is San Francisco in every facet of its colorful & cultural exploits.
Founded in 2009, Asterisk SF presents an unpretentious view of urban life in the city by the bay with content that appeals to every San Franciscan. From the write-ups of small boutiques to the restaurant features of Michelin starred chefs, Asterisk SF brings to life the community at its best.
In Print - Asterisk SF Shines with vibrant photography and thought provoking articles with a design envied by other publications. Filled with stories of new finds and great spots we love.
Online - Asterisk SF wows the casual browser with our interactive website with our custom magazine layout with video and loads of great photography. If it's in print you'll find it on our site, all with a simple mission, promote the city we all love. Browse our content on our website and find out why SF Loves Asterisk.

Promote what you love, not what you hate.
If you're looking for bad reviews - you won't find it in Asterisk. We only write about places of interest if they are socially responsible, staffed with awesome people who share our fascination with San Francisco and its diverse populous.

We don't subscribe to sensationalism. There are enough outlets for that. We focus on the amazing, the inspiring, the relatable. Our content is hand-picked by editors and contributors who live and love in San Francisco. 6 Issues a year with different themes with each issue containing articles of interest in what is hot in Art, Design, Style, Music, Food, Nightlige and of course, Community. Because of our mantra of Positive Publishing, our readers are loyal and in return benefit our advertisers in the long term.

Promote what you love, not what you hate.
Asterisk San Francisco’s main audience are locals in and around San Francisco and the Bay Area. Ages 21-45. Male and Female readers of mixed sexual orientation, single and coupled. Young professionals and lovers of the SF Culture at any age.

Asterisk SF controls magazine distribution planning by not outsourcing to a generic list of drop-off locations. We constantly hunt for high-traffic locations for ideal complimentary distribution spots that fit the right demographic. In Mid-2012 Asterisk is made available for purchase at bookstores, select boutiques and newsstands.

Promote what you love, not what you hate.
EDITORIAL CALENDAR 2013 (mid month releases)
Music Issue - January / February
Idea Issue - March / April
Style Issue - May / June
The Nightlife Issue - July/August
Food Issue - September / October
SF Loves Issue- November / December

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