OUR VISION
Our mission is to “Inspire Lasting Love.” Our goal is to provide couples with articles, images and resources that will provide creative ideas for their wedding and help build a solid foundation for their marriage.

RELEASE DATES
Inspire Weddings and Marriage magazine will be published twice a year.
The next two release dates are July 1st, 2013 and January 6th, 2014.

DISTRIBUTION
5,000 copies of the July 2013 issue will be distributed to potential clients throughout the greater Charlotte area by vendors in the wedding industry as well as at venues, shows, and at distribution points in a wide range of supporting markets. A list of distributors is available online. Distribution for the January 2014 issue will be announced in September.

MAGAZINE BREAKDOWN
The magazine will contain approximately 140 pages, each 8.375” x 10.875”, and be perfect bound with a 100# Matte Cover. We are aiming to have 60% content and 40% advertisements which is approximately 20% more content than a typical magazine.

IN EVERY ISSUE
• Inspired Planning: This section will focus on educating couples about the wedding planning process, as well as provide resources to help strengthen their relationship. Example articles include: Enjoying the Moment: Words of advice from a wedding planner, Wedding Checklist: How prepared are you?, Communication 101: Conversations to have before the big day.
• Inspired Weddings: This section will feature real weddings, inspirational shoots and honest advice from brides and grooms. Our focus will be on the couple’s story and how it inspired their big day.
 Inspired Marriage: This section will focus on strengthening relationships. Example articles include: Making Time for Fun: 10 date night ideas, Who takes out the trash?: Balancing life and love as a newlywed, Some Assembly Required: How to plan for a great marriage.
• Inspired Resources: This section will provide resources to help with planning a beautiful wedding and a successful marriage. Example articles include: Big Dreams on a Small Budget: Financial planning advice, Learn the 5 Love Languages: How to love your spouse, Books, Classes, and Websites: Our favorite resources at your fingertips.