Frequently Asked Questions

Why Advertise In Dunbar Life Magazine?

  • Specifically local to the community of Dunbar with recognizable people and places.

  • The publisher, Carolynne Palla, personally works with the Dunbar Village Business Association to promote what is important to businesses.

  • Affordable advertising rates.
  • Reaches the Dunbar demographic.

  • Easy to advertise—Palla Media can assemble your full colour ad at no cost if you have a logo and text.

  • Advertisers are reputable, and of consistent quality, with a focus on shopping local.

  • Magazine is eagerly anticipated every issue with fresh and exciting features.

  • Community businesses and residents collect and save the magazines for future reference and history. 

  • Professional quality photos in the magazine by Sandra Steier Photography.

  • Professional writing and editing by Sarah Gordon.

  • It is not just advertising, it's about the community!

Website Only Advertising?

All advertising is currently sold as a package and includes magazine print, online magazine, website slideshow logo box on homepage with a link to your company website, and a logo beside your directory listing with priority placement.  

Where Can I Get A Copy of the Magazine?

Most businesses that advertise in the magazine have extra copies. You are welcome to send an email and request that a copy be mailed to you.

How Often Does The Magazine Come Out?

Five times per year:  February 15, April 15, June 15, September 1,  and November 15.

Can I Be On The Cover Of The Magazine?

If you are a Dunbar resident, have a look that would be good for the cover, and an interesting story, we would be interested to hear from you.  info@pallamedia.com

Who Is The Photographer?

Sandra Steier is a professional photographer and is the Official Photographer for Palla Media.

My Picture Was Taken For The Magazine.  Can I Have A Copy?

If you were featured on the cover of the magazine, you will receive the photo automatically as a thank you.  If you were featured as a free business promotion, rights to the photos can be purchased through Sandra Steier Photography at a discounted rate so you are able use the photos for your own business.  

I Noticed That The Directory Listing Is Incorrect, Can It Be Fixed?

Send an email requesting a correction, update or addition and it will be done right away.

Does Palla Media Publish Other Community Magazines?

Kerrisdale Insider.  View the website at www.kerrisdaleinsider.com

Steveston Insider.  View the website at www.stevestoninsider.com