Huisgenoot – Biggest Selling Magazine in South Africa
Huisgenoot (meaning House Companion) is by far the biggest selling magazine in South Africa. The magazine has over two million readers weekly and belongs in every South African household.The magazine has an interesting mix of human drama, medical and scientific discoveries, general interest coverage and fashion. “Huisgenoot” has also informative, educational and entertaining content. A great mix for her and him.
The magazine is published by Media24, a subsidiary company of Naspers Publishing Group. “Huisgenoot” and its sister magazine YOU account for 29.9 percent market share of all the magazines in South Africa. A regular issue costs R 10,95 (USD $ 0,77). Statistics revealed a monthly paid circulation of 230.766 and a readership of over two million weekly.
Besides the print edition, “Huisgenoot” is available also in digital format. The user friendly website offers content adapted to modern readers and is responsive for all devices. The print- online combination can reach a varied audience and combine an authoritative medium with an affordable, accountable option.
In addition to the online and offline combination and a large reach, the title can also be considered as very affordable on both platforms.
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