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.
• 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.
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.
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.
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.
October Themed Special Sections
Quickly engage advertisers and save valuable production time with beautifully designed, fully templated print sections that are ready to sell.
Metro Editorial Services
Target related advertisers for key ad positions, surrounding these ready-to-run, copyright-free, consumer-friendly features for timely subjects.
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.
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
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.