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WHO WE ARE

soulciti launched in 1999 in Austin, Texas, as a grassroots phenomenon to disseminate news and entertainment information of interest to African Americans. griotmedia launched soulciti.com to create an interactive, easy-to-use Internet community and comprehensive resource.


THE ONLINE GUIDE TO CENTRAL TEXAS’ AFRICAN AMERICAN POPULATION

soulciti is the ultimate media outlet to reach savvy, and success-oriented African Americans in Central Texas. With over 18,955 registered users and an average of 38,000 visitors per month and 775,000 monthly hits, we offer our audience the ability to experience the true utility of soulciti via the web. 


In response to our reader's feedback and availability of web technologies, soulciti continues to evolve into a full-featured web property and news source, supported by PHP CMS and our weekly email blasts that we send out 2-3 times per week. 


Additionally, we have an active social media presence with a cumulative traction of 100,000 monthly impressions generated from 10,400 Facebook fans, 865 Twitter followers and 1055 Instagram followers. Our social media growth has increased 80% since January 2016. 

CURATING THE BLACK EXPERIENCE

*Data current as of January 2018.

WHO WE ATTRACT

Our readers are affluent, educated African American professionals in Austin and they have graciously named us Austin's No. 1 information source for local news and events of particular interest to African Americans. 


Advertising with soulciti will place your organization in front of several thousand Central Texas consumers, business owners, and decision makers. Supporting soulciti includes these benefits:


  • More than 18,000 permission-based subscribers and growing
  • Ability to highly customize your message and adapt on-the-fly as needed
  • Instant feedback and responses available through surveys and ticket give-aways
  • Push advertising that requires no action from the consumer to receive 
  • The highest ROI of any media targeting African Americans in Austin
  • Ability to achieve a variety of dynamic marketing objectives

RESOURCEFUL //  EXCEPTIONAL // SOULFUL

EMAIL MARKETING // EVENTS // SOCIAL MEDIA // WEB ADVERTISING // EDITORIAL CONTENT CREATION

WHAT WE DO

OUR AUDIENCE

775,00 Monthly Pageviews

38,000 Monthly Vistors

17,600 Registered Users

100,000 Monthly Social Media Impressions

72% College Graduates

59%

41%

18-24..................................5%

25-34..................................48%

35 and older......................47%

48%

$50K +

52%

$25-49K 

49% Single 51% Married

64% Professional Career

INCOME

AGE

GENDER

IMAGES BY HAKEEM ADEWUMI

LOCAL SMALL BUSINESS ADV RATES*

LEADERBOARD

700 X 100 | $50 x WEEK

SQUARE

300 X 300 | $35 x WEEK

MNI-SQUARE

125 X 125 | $20 x WEEK

WEBSITE ADVERTISING

All pricing (excluding soulo blast) includes complimentary creative design from soulciti. All advertising is pre-paid prior to placement. All rates are current as of July 2017 and subject to change. Contact us about creating a custom marketing campaign for your brand or event.

*Please inquire about Corporate and Government Rates.

700 X 900 | $150 EACH

EMAIL ADVERTISING

700 X 100 | $35 x WEEK

FACEBOOK POST

980 X 745 | $75 EACH

SOCIAL MEDIA ADVERTISING

INSTAGRAM POST

800 X 800 | $15 EACH

TWEET

$5 EACH

CONTACT US

griotmedia L.L.C | Publisher

d.b.a. soulciti


815A Brazos No. 546

Austin, Texas 78701

512.410.0125


soulciti.com | advertise@soulciti.com


Editorial Submissions

Ashlee Harris | Editor

aharris@soulciti.com