October SearchBooks

NOW AVAILABLE: October SearchBooks

All-New Inspiration to Build Sales & Support Advertisers

Help local businesses make the most of every upcoming opportunity using the latest creative content and sales ideas from your October SearchBooks®.

Clickable pages connect you directly to every timely promotion, image and layout for instant downloading, making it easier than ever to view, plan, organize and monetize your month.

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Over 40 fresh spec ads

Hundreds of new images

Contest ideas and promotions

Top ad sales prospects

Social media posts

Self-promotion ads

“Shop local” coverage

Section covers and pages

Ad starters


Full-page calendar

Copyright-free articles

Directory layouts

Infographics and shaped ads

Event headings and coverage

Themed graphic elements

Coloring panels

Food photos

Grocery layouts

Religious content

Customer requests

Event promotion ads

Focused content for Canada

Games, puzzles and recipes


Print + Digital Ad-Selling Combos

Today’s advertisers are looking for help with their marketing and cross-platform media efforts. Find Print + Digital Ad Packages for key advertisers that deliver complete print, web and mobile ad campaigns in the Creative Library.

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Wizard Spec Ad Library

New spec ad layouts for Halloween, holiday sales & events, & breast cancer awareness. Multiple-advertiser business card layouts are also included for instant ROI! Themes coordinate with the monthly Themed Special Sections and Themed Websites & Directories to provide a cohesive marketing package.

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Campaigns & Classified 4th Quarter

Expand ad sales with ready-to-present, -sell and -publish ads and campaigns for auto sales, real estate, recruitment, your own publication and more, in print and online.

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October Themed Websites & Directories

Expand digital advertising and audiences with Metro's timely and highly marketable themed websites and directories that are ready to sell and present live on your site.

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October Themed Special Sections

Quickly engage advertisers and save valuable production time with beautifully designed, fully templated print sections that are ready to sell.

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Metro Editorial Services

Target related advertisers for key ad positions, surrounding these ready-to-run, copyright-free, consumer-friendly features for timely subjects.

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Games, Puzzles & Recipes

Attract sponsor and reader engagement with new crosswords, word searches, scrambles, crypto fun, horoscopes, kids’ corner features, Sudoku puzzles and recipes every month.

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Sales Tools

Find a wealth of moneymaking success stories from PLUS BUSINESS to generate more revenue in your local market. You can also find a valuable collection of communications that deliver IDEAS & TRAINING and SALES TIPS. Plus, try out the MiAD Wizard spec ad personalization tool for more successful
sales calls.

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Explore the various ways local newspapers and publications are teaming up to create more productive collaborative cultures, and how your Metro subscription tools can help. This webinar presents industry-tested best practices for getting sales and creative pros working together to save time, increase efficiency and produce greater revenue, all while improving customer and workplace satisfaction. We also review how one publication used their team-focused approach to successfully plan and sell a popular program idea worth $5,000 in monthly revenue.

Remember, your Metro subscription includes unlimited users!
Set up every member of your sales and creative teams with their own login here, so everyone can access sharing tools, personalization features and the full spectrum of subscriber benefits.

About Us

Metro Creative Graphics, Inc. is a leading provider of print and digital advertising, creative, editorial and sales support resources, helping media companies boost revenue and streamline production for over a century.

Contact Us

You can reach Metro's Client Services Team by calling:


(8:45am - 5:45pm EST) (Outside U.S. and Canada 212.947.5100, ext. 253)


PO Box 130, Roslyn Heights, NY 11577

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