Advertise With Us
The Best of LKN is a sophisticated local media platform that promotes the best small businesses throughout the Lake Norman area of North Carolina. Our goal is to elevate the local small business community and provide a useful resource for local residents, and those that seek to learn more about what the Lake Norman area has to offer.
Our programming includes:
- Podcast – A weekly podcast where we showcase conversations with successful local small business owners, entrepreneurs, and leaders of nonprofits.
- Blog – Our long-form written blog articles highlight the best places to go and things to do around the Lake Norman area. We write articles that are packed with value, easily scanned, and serve as a guide to the Lake Norman area.
- Email Newsletter – The weekly Email newsletter helps keep our members up to date with all of our digital content.
- YouTube – Our blog, podcast, and email newsletter content is further enhanced by our YouTube channel. The YouTube channel helps raise the visibility of our content online organically while remaining relevant and authentic.
- Social Media – Our carefully crafted content shares easily on Facebook and Instagram and always draws high levels of positive engagement.
We provide premium and scalable advertising activations for our brand partners through thoughtfully created content.
Our content is produced specifically for an audience that is:
We partner only with the highest quality brands that align with our guiding principles:
- Content is King
- Serve the audience
- Promote local
- Excellence in everything
- Kindness matters
- Positivity, always
We are currently partnered with six beautiful local brands. Our goal is 25 partnerships total, and no more. Brand partners enjoy category exclusivity when they join The Best of LKN. This rule enables us to focus on one business per category and deliver maximum value.
Click Here to meet our current brand partners.
Brand Partnership Program
Starts at $3,600 for a 12-month commitment ($300/month)
Our advertising campaigns focus on placing your brand strategically in front of your ideal audience. We produce content that is fully customized to appeal to those readers, listeners, and viewers that are not only ideal prospects for your company, but are also demographically, psychographically, and emotionally ready to engage with what you have to offer.
- An interview on The Best of LKN podcast that features your business, and the story behind your brand.
- Sponsorship of thoughtfully created blog articles that will be viewed by thousands of your ideal prospects each month.
- Recognition in our weekly Email newsletter.
- Your logo featured on The Best of LKN website.
- Sponsorship of multiple YouTube videos aimed at your ideal audience.
- Social media promotion – Facebook, Instagram, etc.
We believe advertising works better when it’s specific. We work diligently at crafting advertising campaigns that reach only the best audience for your business.
We don’t believe in hype, and we don’t work with selfish, narcissistic, short-term thinkers. We align with and serve only the best local brands that are led by forward-thinking innovators.
Interested? Contact us today!