ED The Media Kit
For 30 years, ED (Exotic Dancer) Publications has been the industry trade magazine, convention, Awards Show and networking resource for the multi-billion-dollar adult nightclub industry. ED is the only multi-level marketing outlet for companies and business professionals to promote their products and services to the decision-makers in this industry.
Reach every club owner, general manager and buyer through the bimonthly ED
Tap into our new B2B/consumer hybrid website theExoticDancer.com, as well as our e-Blasts, e-Newsletters, social media feeds, and specialized websites.
Meet buyers at the Annual Gentlemen’s Club EXPO, the industry’s only national convention and tradeshow.
Step into the spotlight in one of our special editorial focuses on your company’s area of expertise.
ED The Magazine
ED Magazine is mailed for free to every adult nightclub in the U.S. as well as to hundreds of industry vendors, business professionals, and feature entertainers. This provides you direct-to-the-buyer marketing opportunities not available anywhere else!
Print Circulation: 3,500
Digital Circulation: ED Online issue, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Distribution: USPS Mail, ANME, ED Expo and online/digital issue
Awards: The ED’s Awards Show
Online: ExoticDancer.com, TheEDexpo.com, StripClubs4Sale.com and social media
Display Advertisement Prices
Ask about our AD Special Packages!
The “Editorial Focus” and “Cool Products!” sections in ED Magazine spotlight products and services of interest to club owners, general managers and entertainers—for free! We welcome submissions from all companies; send your new product press release and photos to Kristofer Kay at Kris@EDpublications.com or Danika Bruner at Danika@edpublications.com
Front Cover $5,000
—Front cover artwork and 4-page cover story
4-Page Spotlight $3,500
—Front cover headline and 4-page article inside
2-Page Spotlight $2,500
—Ad facing article, or 2-page article
1-Page Teaser $1,500
—Half-page article on top of half-page ad
ED Magazine “Advertorials” are advertisements in the form of articles, designed specifically to read like a standard editorial page. Advertorials are available in print, online or both.
Formats: EPS, PDF, JPEG, TIFF • Resolution: CMYK and 300 DPI
Bleed: For full add .25 all sides.
Submissions: Send artwork to Danika@edpublications.com
ED The Internet
Though ED Publications began publishing magazines back in 1991—and still publishes its bimonthly trade publication ED Magazine—the company continues to expand its reach and influence in the digital arena. In addition to the industry’s leading website ExoticDancer.com, ED Publications also provides several other digital marketing opportunities. These include direct email “e-Blasts” to ED’s one-of-a-kind targeted databases; sponsored content and banner advertising within the ED e-newsletter and on our websites; and exposure via ED’s ever-increasing social media presence.
Custom Email Blasts!
Have your message sent directly to our exclusive club email database of club owners, general managers, entertainers, DJs and other industry professionals.
Advanced e-Blast ……………. $500
Can include multiple graphics, multiple
links, embedded video, text, etc.
Basic e-Blast ………………….. $200
One graphic with one link.
Promote your products and services with a banner on ED’s weekly e-Newsletter emailed to the industry’s top club owners, general managers and business professionals.
3-Month Banner ……………… $1,000
1-Month Banner ……………… $600
1-Week Banner ……………… $200
Our website reaches not only adult club owners, GMs, and staff, but also entertainers and fans of adult entertainment. It receives tens of thousands of visits every month because of its industry news, club and entertainer promotions, exclusive interviews, extensive industry video coverage, and much more. It is the only adult nightclub industry—and consumer—website of its kind in the world!
In addition to our main website, ExoticDancer.com, we also produce several specialty sites that are available for marketing opportunities, including theEDexpo.com, theEDawards.com, and StripClubsForSale.com
Title Banner (per month, 3-month minimum) $2,000
Top of page banner on all web pages
Prime Banner (per month) $750
Prime placement on home page and article pages
Select Banner (per month) $500
Banner placement within select article pages
Sponsored Content (per month) $750
Graphic on home page with link to editorial on your club/company
ED The Packages
The best advertising campaign incorporates multiple media and marketing streams: print ads, digital marketing, email blasts and in-person tradeshow attendance. See the Special Packages on this page. Half-page ad packages and multiple EXPO booth packages are available. *Signed contract and 50 percent deposit required on all packages.
6-Time Ad Packages
A FULL YEAR’s worth of coverage!
• Six full-page display advertisements (one every issue) in ED Magazine
• Your Preferred Vendor banner on the ExoticDancer.com website for 6 months
• Your Banner on the weekly ED newsletter for six months
• Two personalized “advanced” email blasts
• Full-page editorial profile in the magazine and on ExoticDancer.com
Total cost: $15,500
50% discounted rate: $7,750*
3-Time Ad Packages
Hit three key issues!
• Three full-page display advertisements in three issues of ED Magazine
• Your Prime banner on the ExoticDancer.com website for 3 months
• Your Banner on the weekly ED newsletter for three months
• One personalized “advanced” email blast
Total cost: $7,500
50% discounted rate: $3,750*
BONUS: EXPO Booth for Half Price!
Buy a package and get this special:
• Booth at EXPO 2021 —$2,290 value
• Ad in the EXPO 2021 Program Guide —$800 value
• Two Awards tickets —$180 value
Regular cost of additions: $3,270
50% discounted rate: $1,635*