Advertise in SOUTHWINDS!
“The most cost-effective way to reach southern sailors”
SOUTHWINDS is distributed to over 500 locations in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas – to yacht clubs, marinas, boatyards, yacht brokers, Marine stores, sale lofts, in other marine-related businesses and organizations. Monthly printings average over 12,000 issues each month. The magazine is also available online. (Learn more about SOUTHWINDS.)
Contact an Advertising Representative:
Print Advertising Rates, Deadlines & Ad Specs
(ADVERTISE YOUR REGATTA IN PRINT STARTING AT $35/MONTH – Click Here)
- 2019 Display Ad Rates
- Brokerage section display ad rates
- Printed Classifieds in the Magazine
- Online Classified Ads on this Website
- 2019 Ad deadlines
- Full Page Display ad specifications. Call William, Editor, at 941.306.2042, or contact by email, for other ad sizes.
- Website Advertising – Contact William, Editor (941.306.2042), or Janet, Ad Representative (941.870.3422)
The Printed Magazine
- Magazine Display Advertising in Editorial Sections (view the print magazine online)
- Marine Marketplace (view the Marine Marketplace pages) (
View list of Categories
- View our Display Ad Rates above for Marine Marketplace rates
- Southern Marinas & Boatyards page (View Marinas – Boatyards pages sample and Advertising Rates)
Online Advertising on this Website
Since the launch of our new site in late 2017, average views per month are around 5000
- Ask about Reduced Rates if you are a year-around display ad advertiser with an 1/8 page or larger ad.
- All online advertisers: 20% off if paid 6 months in Advance.
- Top Banner ads 380wx90h px (on all pages): $60/month
- Right Column Side Banner Ads (300wx70h*) (on most pages): $25/month
- Right Column Side Banner Ads double height (300×140) (on most pages): $40/month
- Main (left) Column ads on 4 pages, (380×90) choose from the pages below (1 can be on home page): $60/month
(*if you send an ad 380x90px, it can be used as a side banner ad – the page will automatically reduce it to 300x70px)
- Home Page
- Read Current Issue
- Pilot Charts
- Sailboat Reviews
- Events Pages
- Search Ads (Classifieds)
- Browse Ads (Classifieds)
- Back Issues
- Prevailing Winds
- …Or Select Any other page on the website
All ads could rotate with two other ads.
Ads must run 6 months minimum and paid by credit card monthly (unless you have a display print ad in SOUTHWINDS that is billed monthly)
Online Advertising on the Business Directory
The Southeast Sailing & Cruising Online Southern Business Directory – over 1000 sailing- and marine-related businesses located and/or serving the Southeast states of Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.
- Over 50 Categories
- Free listings available
- Paid listings for a small annual fee, starting at $10/month
- Advance-level paid listings free while you advertise in the printed and online version of SOUTHWINDS Magazine
- With paid listings, add your logo, photos, your products, location, website, email and more.