Voice of the Hawkeyes debuts new format and new digital subscription

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What is changing at the Voice of the Hawkeyes subscription?
Starting in August 2011, Voice of the Hawkeyes subscription will be introducing a new digital format. Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Express that will be published more frequently during football and basketball seasons.

2. Why is Voice of the Hawkeyes changing the format of the magazine?
Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Express digital magazine will allow us to provide Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Magazine format will debut in August 2011. The Voice of the Hawkeyes Express digital magazine will debut during the 2011 football season.

4. Will I still get Voice of the Hawkeyes print magazine in the mail?
Yes. If you currently have First Class or Second Class mail delivery of Voice of the Hawkeyes Magazine, this will not change. Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 voiceofthehawkeyes.com. The Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Express.

7. What is Voice of the Hawkeyes Express?
Voice of the Hawkeyes 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. Voice of the Hawkeyes Express will also cover important sports events throughout the year such as spring football and recruiting.

8. How is Voice of the Hawkeyes Express different than Voice of the Hawkeyes E-Editions?
Voice of the Hawkeyes Express will provide a preview of the week’s upcoming game and the all important coach’s comments from the weekly press conferences. Voice of the Hawkeyes’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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Express be published?
Voice of the Hawkeyes Express will be published more frequently than the Voice of the Hawkeyes Magazine during football and/or basketball season. Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Express is available. The email will include a link back to Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Express is available. You will also not be able to log in to view Voice of the Hawkeyes 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 Voice of the Hawkeyes Magazine, is there anything I need to do to get access to Voice of the Hawkeyes Express?
If you have not already registered for the E-Edition, then you will need to register for the Voice of the Hawkeyes e-Edition and Voice of the Hawkeyes Express at printsubscriber.voiceofthehawkeyes.com. If you have already registered for Voice of the Hawkeyes E-Edition, then there is nothing more to do. Your email and password for Voice of the Hawkeyes E-Edition will also work for Voice of the Hawkeyes Express.

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

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

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

16. Is membership to voiceofthehawkeyes.com included with my annual magazine subscription?
No. voiceofthehawkeyes.com is Voice of the Hawkeyes online sports recruiting website and is separate from the magazine. At voiceofthehawkeyes.com, we have signed a new partnership with 247Sports the fastest growing Iowa community on the web. With the new partnership, voiceofthehawkeyes.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 voiceofthehawkeyes.com.