Page 1

Live offers your brand: 1. ADVERTISING:

Traditional print display advertising in Live has a high level stand out in our glossy pages. We've seen advertising from the Film, Music, Fashion, Arts & Culture, Sports, FMCG, Government, Health and Telecoms sectors since our relaunch as a commercial magazine in 2010, such as Red Bull, Channel 4, adidas, Barbican, optimum films. To discuss your advertising brief contact


We respond to creative briefs in a unique way, collaborating between our young contributors and the expertise of Livity's project team. The solution is always bespoke for the client, we don't operate in off the shelf packages - it's about truly understanding the client's objectives and what will make the audience tick. Solutions run across online and print, and can include co-creation, sponsored content, competitions and high impact awareness campaigns, created by your audience. Clients include Nando's, Blackberry, O2, youtube. To find out more about case studies contact


Our in-house content and production teams create exceptional one-off publications and digital content solutions. Saturday Magazine, for example, was a unique partnership between Livity’s media professionals and young people, producing a co-created customer magazine that was distributed into every USC store in the country. In addition to this we also produce branded video content. Live’s editorial team has also produced bespoke publications for DIESEL, CHRISTIAN AID, THE GUARDIAN and LAMBETH COUNCIL. Call Kay or Andrea on 020 7326 5979 to discuss your publishing brief


Our team develop and deliver tailored youth audience insight solutions to immerse your teams in the lives of young people. For BBC3, we created a permanent, 50-strong, nationally representative and targeted niche panel of 16-24 year olds to help BBC programmers understand their audience and produce higher quality TV. Our insight client portfolio also includes Nike, Blackberry and adidas. To discuss your youth insight brief contact


Livity have excelled in delivering creative apprenticeship schemes in partnership with a range of corporate partners, solving diversity and recruitment challenges. MUSIC4GOOD is the UK’s music industry apprenticeships for disadvantaged young people, backed by Sony Music, Universal and Domino Records amoung others. Our new Google backed Digital Marketing apprenticeships are starting in September 2010. To energise and diversify your workforce contact | |

What happens when you put young people in charge of their own media empire? Live is a free quarterly lifestyle magazine, website and community created entirely by young people for young people, under the mentorship, training and support from well established media professionals at leading institutions including Guardian, Metro, NME Radio, New Statesman, Dazed & Confused. Talented young people from all corners of London write, design, photograph, film, blog and illustrate for Live across the magazine, website and you tube channel. Now in it's 10th year, Live is the most credible youth magazine available to teens and young adults - looking at entertainment, arts/culture, fashion, sport and politics - created by the next generation of journos and broadcasters. Brands are embracing the Live platform as a relevent, exciting and meaningful way to communicate with the youth audience in an ever changing media landscape. Magazine Readership 140,000 per quarter Web traffic 10,000 unique users per month and growing ABC 27,845 (Jan-Mar '11) Distribution 35,000 across London via schools, colleges, universities, leisure centres & gyms, libraries, restaurants, festivals, gigs & concerts, shopping centres, youth provisions (ie Connexions), outside tube stations. Ask us for a full breakdown on distribution. Try out London's most exciting lifestyle magazine for young people by young people!

Call Andrea to discuss your advertising brief now 020 7326 5979


Publishing Dates 2011

Autumn Issue: out week commencing 15/08: Back to Education Special Winter Issue: out week commencing 14/11


35,000 copies distributed every quarter across London Live is FREE, with a 100% pick up rate, distributed directly into the hands of young people Unique audience of inner city 14-24 year olds

Display Advertising (supplied creative) DPS Full Page Half Page Premium Positions A2 pull-out poster

£5,800 £3,500 £2,150 £Rate + 15% £6,500

Media costs: 15% discount on media/ insertion costs to PPA registered media agencies. We offer an ad design service for cocreated advertising. There is a 40% surcharge on the media space for this service.

Spring Issue: out week commencing 13/02 Summer Issue: out week commencing 14/05: London 2012 Special Autumn Issue: out week commencing 13/08 Winter Issue: out week commencing 12/11


Other Opportunities Print Advertorials Inserts Covermounts

Ad artwork

4 weeks prior

Creative solutions

8 weks prior

Online campaigns & editorial

4 weeks prior

Mechanical Data £Media +40% £100 cpt £ On request

Street Team Use our 100-strong Street Team to reach 5,000 young Londoners with our competetive rates £450 cpt Sampling £ On request Sponsorship of branded uniforms £ On request Event specific distribution £ On request For further information please contact

Corporate Subscriptions If you would like to receive a bulk order of LIVE Magazines each quarter BEFORE it hits the streets to distribute as you wish please contact the sales team. 10 copies per issue per annum - £120

Full Page

Trim Bleed Type

275.x 210mm 281 x 216mm 255 x 190mm


Trim Bleed Type

275 x 420mm 281 x 426mm 255 x 400mm

1/2 Horizontal

Trim Bleed Type

134.5 x 210mm 140.5 x 216mm 114.5 x 190mm

1/2 Veritcal

Trim Bleed Type

275 x 102mm 281 x 108mm 255 x 82mm


Trim Bleed Type

510 X 400mm 516 x 406mm 490 x 380mm

Data to be supplied as Pass4Press standard Pdfs. CMYK, Maximum ink density 320%. Proofs to Fogra 39L profile. A full data spec is available on request.

Contact Details Advertising & Business Development Manager: Andrea Gamson Production Manager: Kay Daylami Live Magazine Piano House 9 Brighton Terrace London SW9 8DJ Switchboard: 020 7326 5979

Live Magazine Advertising: Media Sheet  

Top line info on commercial opportunities within Live Magazine for brands and organisations, including youth insight and contract publishing...

Live Magazine Advertising: Media Sheet  

Top line info on commercial opportunities within Live Magazine for brands and organisations, including youth insight and contract publishing...