Real experience in both standard intern tasks around the office and experience writing my own articles based on interviews and research I conducted.
What I wish was different
I wish I had more opportunities to do more interviews outside of the office and help with cover photoshoots. My internship was often restricted to the office.
The best thing to do is to actively interact with the editorial and publishing team. Communication is key. Communication shows interest in your work and initiative which is rewarded with new and unique tasks.