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Masthead may refer to:


  • Masthead (publishing), refers to the flag, banner or the name of a newspaper or periodical, its proprietors, publisher, etc., printed in large type at the top of the front page. Also, as a list, usually found on the editorial page of a newspaper or other periodical, of the publisher, EST., editorial board, etc.
  • Masthead (web design), a type of imprint used at the top of a webpage
  • Masthead Studios, an eastern-European games developer specialising in massively multiplayer online role-playing games
  • Masthead TV, a UK TV genera oriented around home shopping and popular music channels.
  • The Masthead a UK fashion TV show from 'Marie Claire'.


  • The top of a mast (sailing), a tall vertical pole of a ship which supports the sails
  • Radio masts and towers, tall structures designed to support antennas (also known as aerials in the UK)
  • Masthead rig, a method of rigging a sailing vessel