Advertise in Print

Whidbey Life Magazine offers captivating feature stories, profiles of fascinating people, and stunning professional photography. Showcase your business or organization by advertising in Whidbey’s foremost magazine featuring arts, culture, and lifestyle on the island.

Whidbey Life Magazine is a general interest, 60-68 page, glossy, four-color magazine published twice a year, spring/summer and fall/winter. Each issue remains in circulation for six months. WLM is available for purchase for the cover price of $5 at island retailers. The magazine is also provided to lodging facilities, including motels, inns, vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts, VRBO rentals, and Airbnb listings.

Our goal is for all advertisements to be effective and attractive in keeping with the quality of the magazine. Ad placement in the magazine is at the discretion of WLM for all ads other than those negotiated and specified in advance.

Deadline: The next print edition (Issue #12) will be published in mid-October of 2019. The deadline for placing ads for this issue is August 30, 2019.

To Order: Contact Emily Wandres at 360.218.4956 or send email to

Ad Rates: To see the full listing of ad sizes, dimensions, and prices, click here.

Ad Sizes: To see how ad sizes look relative to each other (not in actual dimensions or proportions), click here.

Camera-Ready Art: 300 dpi, CMYK, correct dimensions. JPG preferred, PDF files are acceptable. Please include borders in your ad file. If no border is included, one may be added at the publisher’s discretion.