The shakedown on Salt
Salt magazine is influential.
Salt is much more than a monthly arts and entertainment magazine; we are “The Art & Soul” of Wilmington. In each issue, we create an experience of uncommon literary and artistic vision that explores Wilmington’s history, our thriving arts community, our passion for coastal homes and gardens, and beyond. We celebrate the city that inspires us with outstanding short stories, poetry, essays and features that touch the heart, warm the soul, and have long-lasting relevance.
Salt magazine will connect your business with the most valuable clientele Wilmington has to offer.
Engaged and Dedicated readers • Community Leaders • Household Decision Makers • Art Enthusiasts with High Disposable Incomes • Savvy Consumers • Affluent Households • Influential Thinkers • Educated, Socially Involved Individuals • Loyal Readers make the better prospect.
Each month we bring these loyal readers the literary content that surprises, entertains and inspires, forming a strong covenant. Engaged and influential, Salt magazine readers are ideal potential customers.
Carefully curated ad messages
Salt magazine offers complimentary ad design to all advertisers. Our design team has hundreds of hours of marketing design experience that we proudly put to work for our advertising partners. Furthermore, Salt advertisements can be re-designed every month at no charge to allow advertisers to change promotions or themes as they wish.
- Large format, high-quality magazine featuring thoughtful, well-written stories and beautiful, cutting edge design.
- Timeless content extends the shelf life, gives added exposure, value and generates extra business.
- Published monthly, ensuring your ads stay fresh and current to your needs.
- 18,000 copies printed and distributed each month.
- Distributed by mailed subscriptions and free rack distribution.
- Design services included in price — ensuring a strong, eye-catching and aesthetically pleasing ad.
Strategic distribution to reach your customers
Our ever-growing distribution list includes over 150 qualified regional businesses, retailers, medical practices and restaurants, and is prominently displayed at every one of our advertising partners.
17th Street Market
Antiques of Old Wilmington
Arts Council of Wilmington
Atlantic Spas & Billiards
Barnes & Noble
Beau Rivage Golf Club
Blue Moon Gift Shop
Blue Water Grill
Blockade Runner Beach Resort
Bradley Creek Health Center
Brightmore of Wilmington
Brunswick Forest Sales Center
Bryant Real Estate
Cadence Reality Corp – Waterway Lodge
Cameron Art Museum
Cape Fear Coast Seafood
Cape Fear Museum
Carolina Bay Senior Living
Cast Iron Kitchen
Cousins Italian Deli
Commons at Brightmore
D. Baxter’s Lamps & Shades
Embassy Suites Riverfront
Envision Mortgage Corp
Fairfield Inn and Suites
Figure Eight Yacht Club
First Bank Branches
First South Bank
Glen Meade Center for Women’s Health
Harris Teeter Stores
Hilton Garden Inn
Holiday Inn Resort Wrightsville Beach
Johnny Mercer Pier
Kempton at Brightmore
MedNorth Health Center
New Hanover Medical
New Hanover Senior Resource
One Belle Bakery
Our Crepes and More
Pacifica Senior Living
Pine Valley Market
Port City Java Cafes
Residence Inn Wilmington Landfall
Satellite Bar and Lounge
Senior Resource Center
Shell Island Resort
South Front Rental Community
Surf City Surf Shop
Sweet and Savory
The Children’s Museum of Wilmington
The Hallway Shops
The Ivy Cottage
The George of Riverwalk
The Shop at Seagate
The Transplanted Garden
The Woods of Wilmington
Two Sisters Bookery
Thrill of the Hunt
Wilmington Chamber of Commerce
Wilmington Visitor’s Bureau
Woods at Holly Tree
Wrightsville Beach Museum
|ISSUE||AD SPACE & ART||ADS COMPLETED|
|Jan 20/Feb 21||11/30/20||12/10/20|
Ads should be submitted as electronic files in the form of a PDF or TIF file on a CD or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Ads should be CMYK, exact size, 300 dpi resolution. A color proof is suggested to ensure correct colors.
|Full Page||9” x 10.875” (trim) • 8” x 10” (live area) • 9.25” x 11.125” (w/bleed)|
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Salt magazine’s photography and writing are a great fit for my clientele. I look forward to each issue and am glad to be able to partner the best real estate with such a fine, timeless publication.”
— Vance Young, Realtor, Intracoastal Realty
“D. Baxter’s customers are Salt magazine readers.”
— Debbie Baxter, Owner, D. Baxter’s Lamps, Shades & Picture Framing
“We have had so many people comment on how nice our new Team photo ad looked in Salt; and how they thought Salt was a nice, upscale magazine.”
— Bobby Brandon, Realtor, Intracoastal Realty