Our Culture Mag

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Our Culture Mag
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Type of site
Arts & culture magazine
Available inEnglish
EditorModestas Mankus
Websiteourculturemag.com
CommercialYes
Users601,864 in 2018 [1]
Launched2016; 3 years ago (2016)
Current statusActive

Our Culture Mag is a British arts and culture online magazine launched in 2016 by Modestas Mankus,[2][3] based in Cambridge, England.[4][5]

It covers arts such as film, fashion, music[6], art, photography and literature.[7]

On the 21st of March 2019, the website announced it stay free will not go behind a paywall, unlike many of its competitors.[8][9][10]

History[edit]

In 2016, Modestas Mankus launched Our Culture Mag, an online magazine covering latest news in the world of underground and mainstream music. In April 2017, the website announced that will cover film, art, and fashion. In October 2017, Our Culture Mag began covering gaming. The magazine has interviewed creatives such as Jonas Mekas,[11] Son Lux, [12] and Andy Nyman.[13]

In February 2018, Our Culture Mag added Literature to be part of their website.

In January 2019, Our Culture Mag announced the launch of their affiliate website OC Lifestyle. The website's purpose was to replace Pay-per-click advertisement and to enhance the experience behind Our Culture Mag. In February 2019, Our Culture Mag launched Filmland, a forum which allows British filmmakers, film fanatics and critics to discuss film. [14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2018 Summary Report - Our Culture Mag" (PDF). Our Culture Mag.
  2. ^ Mankus, Modestas (2018-06-28). "How Being a Lithuanian Immigrant in the U.K. Grew My Drive for Success in Business". Entrepreneur. Retrieved 2019-03-22.
  3. ^ Kame, Jacqueline (2017-11-14). "Interview: Modestas Mankus". Huffington Post. Retrieved 2019-03-22.
  4. ^ "About Us". Our Culture Mag. Retrieved 2019-03-22.
  5. ^ "Interview: Modestas Mankus". uk.news.yahoo.com. Retrieved 12 April 2019.
  6. ^ "Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft - Joep Beving - Reviews - PREHENSION Beving". www.deutschegrammophon.com. Retrieved 2019-03-22.
  7. ^ Williams, Jack F. "3 Best Arts & Culture Online Magazines | Sound of Now". Retrieved 2019-03-22.
  8. ^ Simmons, Suzanne. "Our Culture Mag Will Stay Free". Sound of Now.
  9. ^ Stampler, Laura. "Condé Nast Will Put Every Single Publication Behind a Paywall By Year's End". Fortune.
  10. ^ "Pitchfork Publisher Condé Nast to Put All Titles Behind Paywalls by 2020". Billboard. Retrieved 2019-03-22.
  11. ^ Mankus, Modestas (18 April 2017). "Interview: Jonas Mekas". Our Culture Mag. Retrieved 28 March 2019.
  12. ^ Mankus, Modestas (24 May 2017). "Interview: Son Lux". Our Culture Mag.
  13. ^ Stewardson, Christopher (5 April 2018). "Interview: Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson". Our Culture Mag. Retrieved 28 March 2019.
  14. ^ "Filmland - Forum for Filmmakers".

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