What’s the Deal?
We will create your very own professionally designed and personalized Design Magazine you can use digitally or get printed, showcasing your projects and unique value proposition and including articles on the value of the designer.
This innovative magazine concept is an incredible marketing tool to give you credibility and help reach more of your ideal clients.
What we provide: A professionally designed custom magazine edition with portfolio features exclusively of your firm's work
- Modern or Transitional graphic options for all pages
- Articles educating on the value of the designer and celebrating craftsmanship that are already done for you ( more becoming available daily )
- NATIONAL ads and advertorials celebrating craftsmanship that are already done for you ( these also subsidize the cost of your edition ) You can also submit REGIONAL ads for cross marketing.
- Print version high resolution PDF for optional hard copy printing for you to purchase directly from one of our preferred vendors
- Digital version PDF for upload to issuu.com and your website
- Strategy guide on how to use your package for maximum benefit
- Resource guide of printers and specifications ( including quotes starting at $8 each for 200 copies from top quality digital printers and also 1 copy options ) and interior photographers to help you get the best results for your money
- JPG images of magazine front and back covers to be used for technology cases such as ipad and iphones ( upload and order at gelaskins.com )
- Web quality individual Jpegs of each page for future online use at your discretion
- Magazine promotional graphic for email marketing campaigns including done for you copy to encourage sharing of your content
- Magazine promotional graphic for facebook and other social media channels
- Increase brand credibility by being published
- Showcase your portfolio in creative and innovative way
- Hi-light your own personalized value proposition in a visual format that will speak to your ideal client
- Educate on the value of you as a professional with portfolio features and articles
- Capitalize on massive reach potential between print and online marketing channels
- Improve SEO with key words and rich embedded text strategically placed in magazine content
- Professional done for you comprehensive marketing package for minimal cost
Use your personalized Design Magazine to maximize reach to ideal clients:
- Embed a link or PDF of your magazine on your website
- Upload to a digital magazine provider like www.issuu.com with social media promotional capabilities
- Promote with graphic link to your magazine via email utilizing your marketing database
- Print copies of the magazine to provide to your potential clients as a take home marketing tool
- Gift to clients featured in the magazine as a memento that they will no doubt share with other potential clients
- Order technology cases of your front and back covers to use for conversation starters about your work
- Opportunity to collaborate with your regional partners and include their professional quality ads for cross promotion and an opportunity to earn advertising dollars
What we need from you*:
- Minimum of three projects with high resolution image files (8.5”w x 11”h at 300dpi)
- Edited content for your portfolio features, cover page, masthead, table of contents and your professional bio
- Additional content for any optional pages such as articles or REGIONAL ads you wish to include
- Signed document stating that you have the rights to use any of the images and content that you have submitted to us for creation of your magazine
* Upon purchase you will receive an EZ visual template to simply make your choices and fill in required information. We need all choices, copy and images complete and in this format before we start on your edition. Delivery of initial files for your approval within 4 weeks of your 100% completed submission package.