Advertise With Us

Our audience is all about the WestCoast family lifestyle: reaching moms, dads, grandparents, educators, and caregivers across the Greater Vancouver Area.

WestCoast Families Magazine has more than 60,000 readers per issue in print and thousands more online in digital. You can pick up a copy at nearly 600 locations – from Vancouver to Abbotsford.

The WestCoast Families team is also our audience, so we’re personally invested in finding the best information, products, and resources for our readers, and ensuring that our partners connect in an authentic way with our audience.

Without big offices, shareholders, or big expenses, we can offer you the best rates possible.

Our content is written by local professionals and skilled journalists.

From event coverage and online advertising, to social media campaigns and dedicated email blasts, we can customize a program that fits your marketing objective.

We can customize campaigns, and evolve easily over time as your business changes.

Want to Advertise with Us?

Call 604-249-2866
sales@westcoastfamilies.com

Jodi Iverson: jodi@westcoastfamilies.com
778-899-3815

Specifications

Website Advertising

Home Page
Sidebar Ad: 300 pixels x 250 pixels (72dpi)
Banner Ad: 750 pixels x 100 pixels (72dpi)

Article Pages
Sidebar Ad: 300 pixels x 750 pixels (72dpi)
Banner Ad: 750 pixels x 100 pixels (72dpi)

Multi-channel marketing available:

Digital-issue ad pages with live weblinks, video, shopping or registration links.

Social media campaign with email BLAST.

Sponsored feature in print and online

Event or location coverage

2020 Deadlines

January|February
Available Jan 17
Ad booking Jan 9
Ad materials Jan 10

Baby Guide (over-run)
Available Feb 28
Ad Booking Feb 14
Ad Materials Feb 19

March|April – Includes Family Travel & Adventure Guide
Available Mar 6
Ad booking Feb 20
Ad materials Feb 24

Family Travel & Adventure Guide (over-run)
Available May 3
Ad booking Apr 16
Ad materials Apr 20

May|June
Available May 3
Ad booking Apr 16
Ad materials Apr 20

July|August
Available Jul 3
Ad booking Jun 18
Ad materials Jun 22

September|October – Includes Baby Guide
Available Sep 4
Ad booking Aug 20
Ad materials Aug 24

November|December
Available Nov 6
Ad booking Oct 22
Ad materials Oct 26

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