Osceola debuts new format and new digital subscription

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What is changing at the Osceola digital subscription?
Starting in August 2011, The Osceola digital subscription will be introducing a new digital format. The Osceola will be upgrading from mostly black and white newsprint to a full-color, glossy magazine published 12 times per year. We will also be introducing a new digital magazine called Osceola Express that will be published more frequently during football and basketball seasons.

2. Why is Osceola changing the format of the magazine?
Osceola is evolving to meet the demands of our subscribers. As technology has evolved, the alternatives and the speed with which information is shared have grown tremendously. Today, more people than ever have high-speed access to the Internet via personal computers, laptops, smart phones and tablets. Our new Osceola Express digital magazine will allow us to provide Osceola subscribers with upcoming game previews even faster than before. Our print magazine will allow us to provide more in-depth features, analysis and commentary.

3. When will the new format be available?
The new Osceola Magazine format will debut in August 2011. The Osceola Express digital magazine will debut during the 2011 football season.

4. Will I still get Osceola print magazine in the mail?
Yes. If you currently have First Class or Second Class mail delivery of The Osceola Magazine, this will not change. The Osceola Magazine will continue to be delivered via the U.S. Postal Service.

5. Will there be game coverage in the print magazine?
Game coverage will be provided online at theosceola.com. The Osceola print magazine will provide more in-depth features, analysis and commentary with possibly some coverage of big games like bowl games or the Final Four.

6. Will the new glossy Osceola Magazine cost more?
No. While we have not had price increases for some time now, there will not be any additional charges for the new glossy magazine style format or the new digital magazine Osceola Express.

7. What is Osceola Express?
Osceola Express is a digital magazine that will provide a preview of the week’s upcoming game and the all important coach’s comments from the weekly press conferences. Osceola Express will also cover important sports events throughout the year such as spring football and recruiting.

8. How is Osceola Express different than Osceola E-Editions?
Osceola Express will provide a preview of the week’s upcoming game and the all important coach’s comments from the weekly press conferences. Osceola’s e-edition is a digital version of the glossy print magazine, which will provide more in-depth analysis, features and commentary.

9. When will Osceola Express be published?
Osceola Express will be published more frequently than the Osceola Magazine during football and/or basketball season. Osceola Express will also be published throughout the year to cover important sports events like spring football and recruiting.

10. Will I be notified when a new issue of Osceola Express is available?
Yes. If you have an email address and you have registered your email address with us, you will receive an email letting you know the latest edition of Osceola Express is available. The email will include a link back to Osceola Express. So please do not forget to provide us with your email address by registering with us at: Register for E-Edition/Express.

11. What if I do not have an email account?
If you do not have an email account, you will not be able to receive notifications that Osceola Express is available. You will also not be able to log in to view Osceola Express without an email account. If you do not already have an email account, we recommend you check with your Internet Service Provider or consider one of the many free email services that are available online to create an email account today.

12. I am a current subscriber to the Osceola Magazine, is there anything I need to do to get access to Osceola Express?
If you have not already registered for the E-Edition, then you will need to register for the Osceola e-Edition and Osceola Express at printsubscriber.theosceola.com. If you have already registered for Osceola E-Edition, then there is nothing more to do. Your email and password for Osceola E-Edition will also work for Osceola Express.

13. How can I make sure that I am signed up for Osceola Express?
If you have already registered for The Osceola E-Edition, you can log in to Osceola Express here or the Osceola E-Edition here. If you have not registered for Osceola E-Edition, you will need to do so at: Register for E-Edition/Express.

14. Can I get a printed version of Osceola Express?
No. Osceola Express is only available online. However, subscribers to The Osceola print magazine will also get access to Osceola Express at no additional charge.

15. Is there an additional charge for Osceola Express?
No. If you are a subscriber to the Osceola Magazine, you will also have access to Osceola Express at no additional charge.

16. Is membership to theosceola.com included with my annual magazine subscription?
No. theosceola.com is Osceola online sports recruiting website and is separate from the magazine. At theosceola.com, we have signed a new partnership with 247Sports the fastest growing Florida State community on the web. With the new partnership, theosceola.com is now in a position to give you more – more breaking news, more updates, more message board interaction and more advanced product features. Learn more at theosceola.com.