Getting stories published in magazines

I have trouble with finding markets for short stories - there are too few UK ones, but there are so many US ones that I don't know where to start. Dozens of US paper magazines exist, from "the New Yorker" down, and many more magazine are online, so many that I wonder who reads them. Some issues to bear in mind when choosing where to send off are

Online Lists

Various yearbooks exist, listing details. Online there is

Miscellaneous Recommendations

Here are some magazines that Eratosphere people have been published in, or recommend. Whatever you do, ensure you read the submission details. Some magazines want 2 copies of each story. Others suggest particular fonts and sizes. It's a pain.
Updated November 2009
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Tim Love