Written by Michelle Gayton
Readers from coast to coast depend on it to stay up to date on news, regulations, fish stocks, to research purchasing decisions and to stay informed of the newest vessel and product technology. And, with the evolution of online advertising there are more options than ever for you to get your message in front of National Fisherman's qualified audiences.
Whether you choose to advertise in print, online, or both, there's no better way to make sure your advertising has a national reach as well as comprehensive regional coverage than by placing your ad with National Fisherman.
National Fisherman Readers:*
62% actively use the magazine when making purchasing decisions.
88% are involved in purchasing decisions.
After seeing an advertisement in National Fisherman 54% of readers bought a product or service and 99% either contacted the company directly or visited their website.
When National Fisherman readers and evaluating options prior to making a purchasing decision, they consider the brand name of the product to be very important in the decision making process. Consider the following:
Size of Vessels Owned/Worked On
*National Fisherman Reader Survey, Publisher's Own Data
30,000** subscribers across the country use National Fisherman to:
**National Fisherman Verified Audit statement June 2012
Legislators from Connecticut and Massachusetts complained about the current “out-of-date allocation formula” in black sea bass, summer flounder and scup fisheries in a letter to the U.S. Department of Commerce earlier this week.Read more...
The Southeast Alaska Fishermen’s Alliance recently announced that the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation has awarded the organization a Hollings Grant to reduce whale entanglements in Alaska salmon fisheries by increasing the use of acoustic whale pingers to minimize entanglements in fishing gear.