VIEis a French word meaning “life” or “way of living.” VIE magazine sets itself apart as a high-gloss publication that focuses on human-interest stories with heart and soul. From Seattle to NYC with a concentration in the Southeast, VIE is known for its unique editorial approach—a broad spectrum of deep content with rich photography. The award-winning magazine was founded in 2008 by the husband-and-wife team, Lisa and Gerald Burwell, owners of the specialty publishing and branding house known as The Idea Boutique®. From the finest artistically bound books to paperless digital publication and distribution, The Idea Boutique provides comprehensive publishing services to authors and organizations. Its team of creative professionals delivers a complete publishing experience—from the initial review of a manuscript through to distribution. As the publisher of its own award-winning magazines, The Idea Boutique is meticulous in conception, design, and writing services for all projects; these skills are a benefit to clients’ publishing ventures, as the creative team has the heart and soul it takes to publish quality manuscripts. With photographers, designers, writers, and editors on staff, The Idea Boutique can take your publishing venture from start to finish—all that’s needed is your vision.

For more information on this dynamic publishing house, please visit www.TheIdeaBoutique.com

BRAND AMBASSADOR

Learn how VIE Magazine can become a valuable part of your marketing strategy. Contact a VIE Brand Ambassador today:

LISA MARIE BURWELL
Lisa@VIEmagazine.com
office: (850) 231-3087
direct: (850) 204-2573
mobile: (850) 687-5393


MEDIA KIT AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST


 

Editorial DEPARTMENTS

AU REVOIR!
The Last Word

BON APPÈTIT
Sip & Savor

C’EST LA VIE
A Curated Collection

LA VITALITÈ
Health & Inspiration

L’AMOUR
Love is in the Air

LA BEAUTÈ
Makeup, Hair, Body, & Skin Care

LA CONVERSATION
Feedback from our Readers

LA MAISON
Home, Garden, & Décor

LA SCENE
Social Calendar

LA MONDE
Culture & Philanthropy

SARTORIAL
Fashion

INTROSPECTIONS
Columns & Opinions

VISUAL PERSPECTIVES
Photography & Art

VOYAGER
Travel, Lodging, & City Profiles

 

2019 Editorial Calendar

JANUARY
The Southern Sophisticate

FEBRUARY
Luxury Homes & Technology

MARCH
The Entertainers & Lifestyle

APRIL
Health & Beauty

MAY
The Culinary Issue

JUNE
The Fashion Edit

JULY
The Artist Issue

AUGUST
Architecture & Design

SEPTEMBER
Art & Culture

OCTOBER
Home & Garden

NOVEMBER
The Goodness Issue

DECEMBER
The Sophisticate

 

NATIONAL Advertising Rates

Standard 1x 3x 6x 12x
Two-Page Spread $7,875 $6,695 $5,905 $4,725
Full-Page $5,250 $4,462 $3,938 $3,150
Half-Page – H $3,500 $2,975 $2,625 $2,100

 

Preferred 1x 3x 6x 12x
Back Cover $10,500 $8,925 $7,875 $6,300
Inside Back Cover $6,510 $5,534 $4,882 $3,905
Page 2 & 3 $15,700 $13,345 $11,775 $9,420
Page 4 & 5 $13,650 $11,602 $10,238 $8,190

 

Other Guaranteed Positions – Add 20%
Ad Design – $150 (Includes three proofs; after which, $125/hr. design rate applied.)

Payment Options

Check, Visa, MasterCard, AmEx and Discover. Net 15 days from billing date. A 1.5% interest charge will be assessed on past-due invoices.

All prices include full color and are based on a per-issue basis. Rates listed above are net rates and do not include agency discounts.

*Advertising rates and dates subject to change without notice.

 

VIE Brand Alliance

Quickly gain attention for your brand by aligning with VIE to share your message, core values, corporate culture, vision, and mission. This is a new hybrid of marketing — Brand Alliance Marketing. The objective of this unique platform is to generate awareness and increase your visibility through added value of our numerous marketing outlets; essentially causing the need for only one media buy.

By uniting with VIE, we can create communications and promotional activities, as well as a valuable advertising package that merges our publishing and marketing services. Each Brand Alliance is fully customizable to fit your needs. VIE’s expert staff will work with you to create a perfect marketing package for your message to reach your target audience as effectively as possible.

VIE Brand Alliance rates are priced custom to each client’s package.
Call or email a Brand Ambassador to request a proposal.

BRAND AMBASSADOR

LISA MARIE BURWELL
Lisa@VIEmagazine.com
office: (850) 231-3087
direct: (850) 204-2573
mobile: (850) 687-5393

 

Production Specifications

AD SIZES (WIDTH x HEIGHT)

SIZES BLEED TRIM SIZE LIVE AREA
Two-Page Spread* 18.25” x 11.0625” 18” x 10.8125” 17” x 9.8125”
Full-Page* 9.25” x 11.0625” 9” x 10.8125” 8” x 9.8125”
Half-Page – H* 9.25” x 5.5313” 9” x 5.2813” 8” x 4.2813”

* All text and important elements should be kept within a .5 inch “Safe Zone” from the edge of all bleed ads.

 Download Specifications Guide – PDF
 Download Specifications Guide – InDesign

AD DELIVERY

Email Instructions:

  • Email files to: Artwork@VIEmagazine.com
  • Email files must be less than 25Mb.
  • For files larger than 25Mb, please use WeTransfer, YouSendIt, or Dropbox

Acceptable File Formats:

  • Press-Ready PDF: The PDF/X-1a must be made from a PostScript file with all fonts and high-resolution images embedded. Ensure that all elements are a minimum of 300 dpi and 100% in size.

Ad Specification Checklist:

  • Must be at least 300 dpi at 100% in size.
  • Must be at saved as CMYK process color.
  • Spot colors must be converted to CMYK process color.
  • Must include high resolution images.
  • Must be the correct ad dimensions specified above.

Changes to Ads:

  • All ad designs that require more than three requests for changes, or, any intervention requested by advertiser after the ad has been approved, may result in additional charges to advertiser.

Mailing Address:
VIE Magazine
114 Logan Lane, Suite 3
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Production Contact:
Tracey Thomas,  Art Director
Tracey@VIEmagazine.com


 

Digital Opportunities

VIE offers online advertising through VIEmagazine.com that has been custom built from the ground up with with the advertiser in mind, and is one of the most affordable places to spend your advertising dollars—starting with low rates and finishing with big discounts for bulk buying.

– Timely Topics and Content
– Trackable Results
– Targeted Placement

Banner Advertising

Homepage Billboard (970px x 250px)–$1,000/month
Premium leaderboard ad positioned in the center at the bottom (footer) of the homepage and all other website pages.

Blog Page Island (300px x 250px)–$500/month
Rotating advertisement on the right-hand side of the page.

Blog Page Tower (300px x 600px)–$500/month
Vertical ad positioned on the right-hand side of the page.

Artwork

All artwork is to be exported at 72dpi in .jpeg or .gif format. Email files to Artwork@VIEmagazine.com.

Online In-Feed Article**

VIE offers online advertorial through VIEmagazine.com which delivers high traffic readership for your In-Feed Article and a potentially powerful impact for your business.

Rates:
Each custom article $1,750
Package of (4) featured articles $5,950

(**VIE has final approval for all content prior to publication online.)

E-Mail Marketing

VIE magazine boasts its very own electronic newsletter (eBlast) that is sent out to a substantial list of subscribers with the same interests of our website visitors. VIE’s eBlasts are deployed (4) times a month, with (4) additional Sponsored eBlasts deployed monthly. An eBlast is a highly effective way for advertisers to connect with their audience in a personalized and targeted way. Let VIE send your announcement, products, and services directly to the inboxes of its 7,600+ subscribers.

Dedicated Sponsored eBlast – $2,500
Use VIE’s 7,600+ subscriber mailing list to send your exclusive announcement. Includes up to (5) URL links, (4) photos, and 150 words of copy per eBlast.

E-Newsletter Banner Ads – $550/Single or $850/month
Advertise in VIE eBlasts with a digital ad in (1) or all (4) e-newsletter deployments. There is only (1) advertising spot open per e-newsletter and are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.

Stats
Subscribers: 7,600+
Open Rate: 21%
Click-Through Rate: 5%

La Muse – VIE Blog

La Muse is VIE’s Blog our daily, weekly, or monthly musings that are not found in the magazine but are still of interest to us and our audience. La Muse posts are shared on social media and generate great awareness for our clients. Up to 500 words of copy and 2–3 photos.

Post Copy and Imagery Provided by Advertiser – $400
Post Copy and Imagery Provided by VIE – $800

(All content is subject to final approval by the Publisher.)

Social Media Advertising

VIE’s active social media platforms connects your brand with readers in exciting ways and in real-time unlike other digital options.

Facebook – Facebook.com/viemagazine
23,270+ likes
Total possible reach of ~7,525,000

Twitter – @viemagazine
4,200+ followers

Instagram – @viemagazine
9,700+ followers

Pinterest – Pinterest.com/viemagazine
1,130+ followers

Social Media Advertising Rates
Facebook Post – $225/post
Instagram Post – $125/post
Twitter Post – $75/post
LinkedIn Post – $60/post
Pinterest Post – $45/post


MEDIA KIT AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST