43 Folders

Back to Work

Merlin’s weekly podcast with Dan Benjamin. We talk about creativity, independence, and making things you love.

Join us via RSS, iTunes, or at 5by5.tv.

”What’s 43 Folders?”
43Folders.com is Merlin Mann’s website about finding the time and attention to do your best creative work.

Subscribe to Make Magazine for 40% off

Make Logo

Subscriptions to O’Reilly’s new book-length magazine, Make—which features a regular “Life Hacks” column by Danny and me—are now available via Amazon for $35/year, about 40% off the news stand price. (Fine print: subscriptions via Amazon start with Issue #2. See update, below)

Make features all kinds of cool, techy home projects for nerds, and is receiving great notices.

Update 2005-02-16T22:01

Please note that subscriptions ordered through Amazon will commence with Issue #2 (June, 2005). However, Issue #1 can now be ordered as an individual book exclusively from Amazon until March 16th. Thereafter, Make also will be available at finer book stores and news stands everywhere.

In the mean time, if you want your Make subscription to start with issue #1, you can still subscribe through the nice folks at O’Reilly for the same discounted price.

Many thanks to Sean H. for asking the question about this; I’m so glad we caught this early, and I do apologize for any mixup or inconvenience.

Merlin's picture

Here’s one answer: Once...

Here’s one answer:

Once you’ve placed an order, it takes one to two weeks for your subscription to be received and scheduled by the publisher. Your subscription is then added to the publisher’s next production cycle and shipped via standard mail. For example, if your monthly subscription was ordered and received by the publisher in November, and the December issue has already shipped, your order may be added to the January mailing.

I’ll contact Customer Service and try to learn more




An Oblique Strategy:
Honor thy error as a hidden intention


Subscribe with Google Reader

Subscribe on Netvibes

Add to Technorati Favorites

Subscribe on Pageflakes

Add RSS feed

The Podcast Feed


Merlin used to crank. He’s not cranking any more.

This is an essay about family, priorities, and Shakey’s Pizza, and it’s probably the best thing he’s written. »

Scared Shitless

Merlin’s scared. You’re scared. Everybody is scared.

This is the video of Merlin’s keynote at Webstock 2011. The one where he cried. You should watch it. »