1.85 million (94%) DMA adults dined out in the past month. More than half (50%) dined at a sit-down restaurant three or more times, while one of five (17%) visited an upscale restaurant. CT1 Media’s products reach 81% of both groups each week. We can generate new or return visits to your dining/food establishment because the DMA turns to our extensive coverage of the local food scene (restaurant reviews, recipes, wine, culinary events and trends) week in and week out.
Source: Scarborough Research 2012 Release 2.
The Advocate/Weekly’s own unique, insightful restaurant reviews. Plus food & drink events, as well as an extensive database of restaurant listings.
CT1 Media bloggers are at the forefront of their respective fields in Connecticut. Whether you’re looking for new information about local politics, music, sports, dining and more, CT1 Media’s bloggers have the scoop.
This weekly section is the go-to place for local entertainment news, arts and coming events every Thursday.
Averaging more than 21.5 million page views per month, courant.com is the most visited online news source in Connecticut. With its state and local news, sports and entertainment, photo galleries or reporters’ blogs, courant.com is an indispensable resource for state residents.
CT360 is a full service Internet marketing suite providing business of all sizes with an array in internet marketing services and strategies designed to increase web presence, expand customer base and drive revenue.
CTgetsMarried.com is where local couples go for wedding ideas and reviews of local companies by real couples. CTgetsMarried.com includes wedding and engagement announcements, stories and photo galleries of the hottest wedding ideas.
CTNow.com is the web home for Connecticut news and entertainment and earns its reputation as “Connecticut’s Homepage.” CTNow.com averages nearly 3 million page views per month and specializes in breaking news and entertainment in Connecticut. Need to know news as it happens? Looking for a great place for dinner?
CTShopsHere does the digging so our audience can quickly get the most for their money! CTShopsHere also provides sales flyers, money-saving tips, and advice that allows our fans and clients to interact – to buy, sell and save. Every day.
Daytrips and Destinations
In May the Daytrips & Destinations Expo brings FOX CT’s Daytrippers series and the Hartford Courant’s travel section to life with close to 90 exhibitors for Connecticut families to browse as they make their summer fun and travel plans. The multimedia promotion includes broadcast, print and digital components, and attracts over 3000 well qualified attendees
CT1 Media will host this seminar series in March at the Connecticut Science Center for small to medium-sized businesses looking to incorporate digital and social media into their marketing mix. Industry experts will educate businesses on digital marketing, demonstrate how to utilize the latest in technological advances, and help guide them in choosing
This Thursday food section features the latest food and wine trends, restaurant news and reviews, recipes and more.
FOX Network Programming
FOX Network programming delivers the 25- to 54-year-old viewer to advertisers with hits such as “American Idol,” “Glee,” “The X Factor,” “Family Guy,” and “The Simpsons.”
The newest website in the CT1 Media digital portfolio is FOXCT.com, the online home for FOX CT. With streamlined navigation and a heavy focus on local news, weather, and video content, the site brings FOX CT news to our audience when and where they want it.
Hartford Courant ROP & Preprints
The Hartford Courant is the largest daily newspaper in Connecticut, and is a morning newspaper for most of the state north of New Haven and east of Waterbury. Preprinted newspaper insert advertising is a rapidly growing, highly successful means of marketing products and services. Inserts can be distributed to local markets and target narrowly, to
Hartford Courant Special Publications
Special Publications appear primarily in The Courant but also in the New Haven Advocate. The sections cover topics such as local news, health and education. Others tie into CT1 Media’s events, such as the Hartford Marathon and St. Patrick’s Day parades, and the TV shows Backyard Makeover and Dream Wedding.
The leading lifestyle magazine for Greater Hartford, Hartford Magazine brings you exclusive insight into the best the region has to offer, including shopping, travel, dining, entertainment, home décor, the arts — all the people, places and things that make Hartford unique.
Hartford Magazine Best Of Party
When it comes to what’s the best, everyone has an opinion. But for this issue, the opinion that matters is yours. In 2012, readers sent in ballots and logged on to www.hartfordmag.com to cast over 126,000 votes in more than 150 categories, from favorite Chinese food to
HartfordMag.com is an interactive, digital version of Hartford Magazine, which allows features including more photos, video, rich media, hyperlinks, and more. a Digital Magazine app for iphone and ipad can be downloaded from itunes.
Studies have shown that no other issue has grown in interest among consumers as health. The Courant covers heath issues more comprehensively than any other media outlet in the market.
Holiday Wishes Integrated Solution
Holiday Wishes is a fun, informative, engaging environment specially developed for clients to keep their business top of mind with holiday shoppers throughout the season featuring informative gift giving ideas, recipes, holiday events and more in Connecticut’s premier media properties including five publications
Local Original Programming
Holiday Wishes, Chip’s Unnamed Local Band Show, Live & Local. These local shows are produced by CT1 Media, airing on FOX CT and have many sponsorship opportunities.
New Haven Living
The leading lifestyle magazine for Greater New Haven, New Haven Living brings you exclusive insight into the best the region has to offer, including shopping, travel, dining, entertainment, home décor, the arts — all the people, places and things that make New Haven unique.
SaveNowCT.com is a cross-media marketing and promotion platform that offers consumers fantastic, limited-time, limited-quantity deals on restaurants, spas, tours, sporting events, and other services and establishments offered in and around our city. Unlike other sites out there, we leverage our existing relationship with hundreds of local merchants throughout the state which gives us access to
Savvy Shopper Korky Vann knows where the best values are. If there’s a warehouse clearance, a going out of business sale or a new outlet opening she tells you about it. No other columnist in the market helps consumers save like she does.
Summer FunFest is an expo event at the Connecticut Expo Center in Hartford kicking off summer the weekend before Memorial Day with fun for the whole family. Food, fun, entertainment, exhibits, demonstrations, and more! The Hartford Courant’s popular Summer Activity Guide will be brought to life with this weekend expo with exhibits ranging from day
Founded in 1988, Courant ValuMail is delivered via the US Postal Service to more than 1.3 million households within Connecticut and Massachusetts. ValuMail offers 100% coverage, the flexibility to target by zip zones, and shared cost of distribution with numerous quality advertisers. Specialty advertising products that are delivered in a “wrap” by US Postal Service
WCCT is Connecticut’s home for the CW network. The CW brand is tailored to the 18 to 34 demographic. Hit CW shows such as The Vampire Diaries, Hart of Dixie, and America’s Next Top Model deliver the viewers other stations have a hard time reaching.