Advertise with Carolina Parent
Carolina Parent publishes 12 monthly magazines and four annual guides, sends regular e-newsletters and maintains an active website with daily updates. We also host annual special events for parents.
Whether you're a Web-based business or a storefront, you will benefit from including online advertising as part of your marketing plan.
Leaderboards, banner ads, skyscrapers, enhanced listings and much more are available 24/7 at CarolinaParent.com, we also offer the opportunity to reach our readers directly in their in-box with advertising in our e-newsletters.
We encourage a combination of these Carolina Parent products as the best way to attract and maintain the attention of Triangle families.
Carolina Parent advertisers enjoy an effective combination of affordable marketing and great exposure. With a variety of print advertising options that range from full-page, four-color ads to 1/18th page black and white business directory ads, our media consultants can work with you and within your budget to design a marketing plan that fits your needs and provides maximum results. Community Targeting is now available. Ask your media consultant for details.
Space reservations for display ads should be made by the 10th of the month prior to publication (or the Friday before the 10th if the 10th falls on a weekend).
Contact Mia Prior for additional information on advertising specifications.
Advertising Sales Representatives
Our dedicated advertising professionals can help your business grow and succeed.
Contact us today for a consultation. Email or call 919-956-2430.
Regina Alston, Media Consultant
Candi Griffin, Media Consultant
Gail Harris, General Manager, Business Directory and Media Consultant
Don't have an Account Representative?
Contact: Brenda Larson, Publisher - (919) 956-2430.
2014 Editorial Calendar
Each monthly issue has a theme, with two to four feature articles related to the main theme. Columns or departments may or may not follow the monthly theme.
January – Family Health
February – Camp Issue
March – Teens and Tweens Issue
April – Food and Fit Family Challenge
May – Celebrations and Family Travel
June – Summer Fun
July – Pregnancy and Childbirth
August – Back to School
September – Work-Life Balance/Family-Friendly 50 Companies
October – Fall Fun and Women's Health
November – People Who Care; Getting Ready for the Holidays
December – Kids and the Arts, Celebrating the Holidays
2014 Annual Guides
Annual guides target a specific audience and have a longer lead time. Ones that include articles by freelance writers are:
March: Baby & Toddler – Pregnancy, childbirth, babies and toddlers; submit queries by October.
June: GPS (Go. Play. See.) – Explore all of the resources available to Triangle families, from indoor to outdoor fun.
September: Exceptional Child – Caring for children with all types and ranges of special needs, including physical, mental and emotional; submit ideas by April.
November: Education Guide – Preschool through high school; submit queries by July.