2021:  Kicking off Our 8th Year

Southern Calls is a product of the South, but not limited to Southern distribution. Our subscriber base is spreading across the country as we continue to promote across more states with every issue.

A Southern Publication with a National Audience

Alabama
Arkansas
California
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Nebraska
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
West Virginia
Wisconsin

Additional States Coming in 2021!

Become an Advertiser

There is only ONE funeral journal without parallel in our profession—Southern Calls. Perfected through 6 years, with an expanded readership and increased advertising, we invite you to associate your good name with ours.

Average readership per issue is over 24,000

Pass along readership is 4+ readers per copy

(National average is 3.25)

Average print run per issue is 6,000+

2021 Advertising Rates

Editorial Content
Southern Calls embraces the rich heritage of funeral service tradition in the South, featuring compelling stories and striking pictorial content of the region’s People, Places and Passions.

Audience
Timeless in content with a classically tailored format, Southern Calls® is a first read among funeral professionals across the South – and beyond.

Advertising
Southern Calls® provides select advertising partners a distinct venue to showcase their products and services.

Circulation
Southern Calls® is distributed throughout the Southern United States and beyond.

Full  Page Ad
Bleed Size: 9.25″w x 12.25″h
Trim Size: 9″w x 12″h

1/4 Page Ad
4.25″w x 5.5″h

1/2 Page Ad
8.5″w x 5.5″h

Southern Calls®  2021 Publication Schedule

Issue Ad Space Closing
Spring 2021 January 15
Summer 2021 April 15
Fall 2021 July 15
Winter 2021 October 15

4-Color Rates (per issue)

1X 2X 3X 4X
Full Page

2445

2245

2045

1885

1/2 Page

1510

1445

1320

1195

1/4 Page

860

795

730

675

2-Page Spread

4540

4155

3760

3480

Special Pricing on Digital Banner Advertising Opportunities

Discounts up to 25% with new 12 Month Digital Ad Contracts

Contact Mike for special multiple-ad pricing

Digital Banner Ads
For current Southern Calls print advertisers

6 Months $1,000 $850 (15% Off)
12 Months $1,500 $1,125 (25% Off)

 

 

 

Digital Banner Ads
For Online Advertisers Only

6 Months $1,500 $1,250 (15% Off)
12 Months $2,400 $1,800 (25% Off)

 

 

 

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Current Advertising Partners

Southern Calls magazine continues to engage and inspire our readers with award-winning photography, stories and insights from a funeral director’s perspective. There’s simply no other magazine that honors and promotes the funeral profession like we do — and there’s no better place to invest your ad dollars than a publication that is collected, shared and so cherished.

Recent Articles

Issue 36 Pre-Order Now!

Issue 36 Pre-Order Now!

See the beauty and honor of the funeral profession reflected through a father’s eyes as he documents the passing of his beloved son – every funeral director should own this issue. Mitchell’s Journey is a moving tribute to unconditional love as a grieving family...

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Issue 35 Available Now!

Issue 35 Available Now!

It’s our first issue of 2022 and what a way to start the year – the inspirational story of Rhonda Keyes Pleasants details a fortuitous encounter that led her to the profession – our People article is compelling on many levels. Places visits the beautiful and historic...

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Jack Backer

Jack Backer

At first glance, John Willmott “Jack” Backer, III – age 16, tall, handsome, varsity tennis player and straight-A sophomore at Sayre School in Lexington, Kentucky – appears to be a typical teenager who enjoys tennis and playing guitar, especially Southern gospel and...

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