Learn about our different types of content types for submission to our magazine. To find the best fit for you, your business, event or group needs, we have given a short description under each category. The submission page for each content type will have more information and an online form out to facilitate the process.
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News briefs are 50 to 250 words. These “clips” of information, with a timely news hook, update readers on wellness and sustainability news, trends and events, and highlight updates on local organizations, businesses, practices and individuals. They include
Health briefs are 50 to 250 words. These are “healthy tips” that cover findings from leading-edge research
or a new health trend in a relevant field. They are informative,
educational descriptions that briefly identify and address a health
condition with a suggested approach or general type of treatment that
might benefit readers. It can also focus on the benefits of a particular
natural ingredient such as an herb, vitamin or mineral.
Business spotlight articles are 500-750 words. These profile a local business or practice, including the top benefits
customers or patients can expect to gain when visiting the business or
practice and the certifications/credentials, staff, services, products
and equipment used in enhancing their health. This may include a brief
history of how the business or practice got started and why, and what
the business or practice has to offer the community in the near future.
Community Spotlight Submissions:
Community spotlight articles are 500 to 750 words. This article profiles a local entrepreneur, business, practitioner or another person of interest, including some personal perspective and biographical information exploring what they do and why. This may include a spiritual angle elaborating on the motives that drive them to contribute to the community.
A therapy spotlight is 500 to 750 words. This
spotlight concentrates on a therapy, or combination of therapies you
offer, not your whole business. Please include uses and benefits, where
you learned the therapy, and why you recommend your services.
A product spotlight is 200-300 words. This spotlight concentrates on a product or service that will benefit
our readers. They include the product's uses and benefits, the source of
ingredients (when applicable), and why they are superior to similar
Print Directory Submissions:
The Natural Directory
is a great reference tool for our loyal
readers and the community at large. Organized by categories, readers can quickly find the product
or service that meets their needs.