Sunset Media Kit Travel 2022

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OUR MISSION To unlock the awe of the infinite West in the home, in the world, and through the human spirit.

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Knows the West Best Sunset is the definitive lifestyle brand of the modern American West. Sunset is the single most trusted resource for a national audience aspiring to live the Western lifestyle. Sunset inspires and informs followers across the full range of platforms on which they consume content, as well as through memorable events and experiences 4 SUNSET MEDIAKIT 2021 2022



Content Pillars TRAVEL + ADVENTURE Road Trips Camping Wine Country Destination Guides National Parks

FOOD + DRINK Garden-To-Table Grilling Wine & Beer Cocktail Crafting Parties & Menus

HOME + GARDEN Decorating & Design Home Tours DIY Projects Outdoor Living Landscaping

LIFESTYLE Wellness Gift Guides Shopping Technology Family & Pets

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Growth + Engagement Cultivating an ever-expanding community of brand loyalists through quality content, active audience dialogue, and superior knowledge of lifestyle trends and patterns.

7MM+

2.5 - 3.5%

TOTAL CROSS-PLATFORM REACH INDUSTRY-LEADING SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

2.5 - 3.5%

150% YOY

TOTAL SOCIAL AUDIENCE GROWTH

125% YOY

#SUNSET INSTAGRAM COMMUNITY GROWTH

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Connecting on all Platforms Wine Competition Award Winners p123

PRINT AND DIGITAL EDITIONS

WATERS

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DRINK THIS! Five Radical New White Wines

2020

Wine Guide

All the Bottles,Trends, and People You Need to Know—Now! Casa Dumetz winemaker Sonja Magdevski at her store in Los Alamos, California.

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Roam Near Home

STOCK UP The New Rules of Starting a Cellar WINE ISSUE 2020

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From Camping to Kayaking, 147 Ways to Get Out—Safely

Meet the BBQ King of California Harvest Garden Guide Washington Waterside Retreat WATERS OF THE WEST ISSUE

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The Audience Always seeking their next great adventure, the Sunset reader is a natural pioneer who sets trends and influences the world around them. From exploring on off-the-grid hikes and trails, to creating the perfect outdoor oasis, to cocktail-crafting with wild foraged ingredients, the Sunset reader celebrates living life the Western way.

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of Sunset readers make decisions on brands and product choices based on ads seen in Sunset


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Demographic Profile Print CIRCULATION: 230K(PRINT+DIGITAL) MALE/FEMALE: 27% / 73% MEDIAN AGE: 58 AGE: 62% OF THE SUNSET AUDIENCE IS 25-64 MEDIAN HHI: $104,801 MEDIAN HHI NET WORTH: $651,640 HOMEOWNER: 77% OWN THEIR HOME AFFLUENT HOME OWNER: 40% VALUE $500,000+ (INDEX 410) MARRIED: 61% EDUCATED: OVER 50% GRADUATE OR POST-GRADUATE DEGREE

SOURCE: INTERNAL DATA + MRI STUDY 2019 (55 AVERAGE AGE GFK MRI SPRING 2018)

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Demographic Profile Digital MONTHLY UNIQUE VISITORS: 1MM+ AVERAGE PAGE VIEWS: 8.8MM VIDEO STREAMS: 1.4MM FEMALE: 72% MALE: 28% COLLEGE EDUCATED: 76% MARRIED: 61% MEDIAN AGE: 48 MEDIAN HHI: $80,046 OWN HOME: 65%

Source: Internal Data + MRI Study 2019

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Social Stats FACEBOOK: 522,000 PINTEREST. 277,000 INSTAGRAM: 236,000 TWITTER: 70K TOTAL SOCIAL AUDIENCE: 1,100,000

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Editorial Lineup WELLNESS AND INNOVATION ISSUE February/March Nov 1,19,2020 2021////Materials MaterialsDue: Due:Dec Nov8,29, 2021 Ad Close: Dec 2020 Tue,9,Feb 1, 2022 On Sale: Feb 2021

THE GARDEN ISSUE April/May 21, 2022 28, 2021 2022 Ad Close: Jan 22, 2021 // Materials Due: Jan 29, On-Sale: Mar Tue, 30, Mar2021 29, 2022

THE ANNUAL CAMPING ISSUE June/July

18, 2021 2022 //// Materials Materials Due: Due: Mar Mar 26, 25, 2021 2022 Ad Close: Mar 19, Tue, 25, May 24, 2022 On-Sale: May 2021

WATERS OF THE WEST ISSUE August/ September August/September

Ad Close: May 21, 20,2021 2022////Materials MaterialsDue: Due:May May28, 27,2021 2022 On-Sale: July 27, 26, 2021 2022

THE WINE & HARVEST ISSUE October/ November October/November

Ad Close: Close: July July 16, 15, 2022 // Materials Materials Due: Due: July July 23, 22, 2021 2022 Ad 2021 // On-Sale: Sept Tue, Sept 20, 2022 On-Sale: 21, 2021

HOLIDAY - HOME & HEARTH ISSUE 2023 December/January 2022

Ad Close: Close: Sept Sept 10, 9, 2022 Ad 2021////Materials MaterialsDue: Due:Sept Sept16, 17, 2022 2021 On-Sale: November November 16, 15, 2022 On-Sale: 2021 20 SUNSET MEDIAKIT 2022



2021 Mechanical 2022 MechanicalSpecs Specs PRINT:MAGAZINE MAGAZINE PRINT:

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