This section of VirtualVallarta provides information for clients or people interested in the services of the Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group. Below are short videos we've prepared about some of our products and below that are PDF documents that provide further information on our services, such as pricing, distribution, etc. For those interested in our real estate products and services, we have another unique section called Business Solutions located on MLSVallarta.com. Following or PDF library are news release items that have gone out to our clients recently. If you would like to sign up to be on our client newsletter and receive updates about our products or services, write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Restaurant Week: Frequently Asked Questions
: We have assembled a series of questions that are frequently raised by local restaurants that are consider participation in Restaurant Week.
New MLS Map Search!
: This year we completed a major upgrade to the public side of Multi-List Vallarta at MLSVallarta.com. This new search interface we believe delivers the easiest way to search for real estate in the Vallarta/Nayarit region. Plus, it offers some new features that make searching not only more interesting, but fun.
Ten Things You Should Know About Restaurant Week 2014
: Restaurant Week's 10th edition is approaching, and we've started setting the stage to ensure that this 10-year anniversary will be truly special. Please keep in mind the following ten things you should know.
Is your restaurant a cut above the rest? Then it deserves the very best!
: With so many spectacular restaurants in Banderas Bay, it can be difficult to stand out in the eyes of the thousands of locals and visitors that enjoy a fine dining experience while visiting our destination. Vallarta Lifestyles’ Platinum Section is designed to showcase most spectacular restaurants.
Vallarta Lifestyles and Restaurants Go a Long Way
: Not only did the words “Vallarta’s Guide to Restaurants” appear on Vallarta Lifestyles’ premiere issue cover. Our Winter 1991 issue featured editorial contributions by Daiquiri Dick’s owners Peter and Tari Bowman, along with advertisements by some of Puerto Vallarta’s most important restaurants.
Added Value for Restaurant Advertisers
: When you advertise your restaurant in Vallarta Lifestyles publications, the benefits go way beyond simply appearing in the region’s most prestigious bilingual publications. Our comprehensive Added Value package provides many opportunities for your brand to reach target audience’s attention.
Restaurants and our Readers—Statistics Speak for Themselves
: Do you want to start a lively conversation about a topic relevant to Puerto Vallarta or Riviera Nayarit? Bring up a restaurant! No other topic of discussion seems to spark a good conversation among visitors and locals as effectively as discussing food in general, and local eateries in particular.
Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group and Restaurant Week
: Did you know that the idea of creating a Restaurant Week event locally was first proposed and continues to be produced year after year by Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group? Modeled after similar events taking place in gourmet destinations throughout the world, Restaurant Week first appeared in Puerto Vallarta in 2005.
: Not to toot our own horn, but every now and then, we hear from some of our advertisers about how their business partnership with us has been successful. We are humbled to share some of their remarks with you!
Good Positioning: A Key to Your Successful Advertising Strategy
: At Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group, we began creating connections between Puerto Vallarta’s finest establishments and the visitors that favor our destination back in 1989. Since then, we’ve increased our coverage to include the southern half of Riviera Nayarit.
Vallarta Lifestyles Digital Edition
: Aside from its printed edition, every issue of Vallarta Lifestyles is available for free, in digital format, and can be found online at www.vallartalifestyles.com. This option allows Puerto Vallarta fans abroad to stay in touch with all the destination-related content you’ve grown to love.
Distribution: Important Facts to Keep in Mind
: At Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group, we are mindful of one essential fact: your advertising budget spent with us is a sound investment, but only as long as we position our products in a place where they can be easily found by our (and your) target market. To that effect, we offer you the following facts related to distribution of our publications.
Vallarta Lifestyles Announces Special, Art Gallery Supplement
: In addition to its traditional Winter/Spring art issue (published every year in February), Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group will produce a new version of its Art Gallery supplement this year, with advertising galleries in mind.
Mathematics and Art Go Hand in Hand at Vallarta Lifestyles
: The relationship between mathematics and art can be traced back, historically, to the ancient Greeks and Egyptians, who understood and incorporated mathematical notions—the golden ratio, for example—into the design of monuments such as the Great Pyramid or the Parthenon.
Artist Profiles Return to Virtual Vallarta
: Several years ago we began offering art gallery clients the opportunity to profile their artists online on VirtualVallarta.com. We are pleased to announce that, after re-organizing our online people profiles, we are, once again, offering our art gallery advertisers with the same added value.
Vallarta Lifestyles Newsletter: A Valuable Tool for Advertisers
: Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group sends a free, weekly email newsletter in English to a constantly-increasing number of Puerto Vallarta fans who have chosen to subscribe to it in order to know about the latest news and upcoming events that are taking place in Puerto Vallarta and surrounding areas.
Where Is My Business (or why is it not listed in VirtualVallarta.com)?
: This is a fairly frequent question in our feedback inbox. After all, our online directories (restaurants, shopping, art galleries, nightlife and so forth) are among the most popular pages in our website.
The Problem with DOCX (and other press release nuisances)
: The idea of sending and receiving press releases so that the appropriate channels (newspapers, websites and such) can further disseminate them in the most universal of formats is not new. After all, it is in the source’s best interest to ensure that their message will be as understandable as possible.
Important Upcoming Advertising Deadlines
: As a Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group Advertiser it is very important that you take a look at the following deadlines for the Spring/Summer Issue of Vallarta Lifestyles and this year's Restaurant Week. We wish to ensure that our next issue of Lifestyles will be in your hands by May 1st. To do so, we kindly ask that you keep these important deadlines in mind.
Successful Readers’ Choice Strategies
: Are you doing everything you can/should to encourage patrons to vote for your restaurant in this year’s Readers’ Choice poll? Keep in mind that a Readers’ Choice award is a very effective way to promote your venue.
Looking for a Few Good Drinks!
: Hoping to celebrate the diverse creativity displayed by many bartenders at some of our advertising restaurants, we are presently searching for unique, spectacular cocktails to be showcased in an upcoming feature.
Restaurant Week Tianguis Edition Receives Excellent Response
: This year’s special Tianguis Edition of Restaurant Week has been favorably received by many local restaurants looking to benefit from the added exposure they will receive during the important Tianguis Turistico event to take place this month. Click here to see a list of the participating restaurants.
Are you getting the most out of MLV or MDV?
: We have been providing group training for a few real estate agencies and the outcome has been that not only have administrators and salespeople learned some neat tricks in using the back end of MLSVallarta.com, but so have we! Interested in knowing more about what we've come up with? Click here for more information.
Vallarta Lifestyles’ Newsletters, Updated
: If you are currently subscribed to our Virtual Newsletter, you may have noticed a change in layout that took place two weeks ago. Not only did we switched to a different email newsletter provided, we changed the layout to offer a more readable product to the 2,000 + Puerto Vallarta fans subscribed to it. Here is what this means to you, our advertiser.
Readers’ Choice Poll: Five Mistakes To Avoid
: Our annual Readers' Choice Poll is up and running. In fact, as in years past, we began collecting votes on readers’ favorite Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit restaurants on December 15, and will continue until June 15.
Vallarta Lifestyles Winter/Spring Issue
: The advertising deadline for the next issue of Vallarta Lifestyles (in newsstands February 1 - May 1, 2012) is approaching. This may be the best time to consider participating as an advertiser. Learn more about some of Vallarta Lifestyles unique advantages by reading the rest of this entry.
Vallarta Lifestyles Map - Best value for Restaurateurs!
: The Vallarta Lifestyles Map & Mini-Guide is designed primarily for Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit restaurants and is probably the most affordable as well as effective advertising a restaurant can do! The Map offers directory-style advertising, display advertising, and a cross reference directory so people can find you by location, price and type of cuisine you have to offer.
Vallarta Lifestyles is now available in digital format
: Vallarta Lifestyles magazine has been serving the greater Vallarta area for more than 20 years. Its a part of the town and its history, documenting what has happened, who it happened to and serving the region as a guide for tourists to what is Vallarta is all about.
Virtual Viva Page
: The Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group recently updated the web page (VirtualPage) they provide each of their Vallarta Lifestyles clients. The new formatting provides not only photos and descriptions of the client's business, but also allows the client to have multiple rotating images and video on their page. As well, if the client has a Facebook page and/or twitter account, these feeds as well are included. Click here for more information about the Virtual Pages for Lifestyles clients.
VirtualVallarta.com News Submission Guidelines: Some Do’s
: Are you interested in seeing your news and upcoming events appear on our website? Here are some helpful guidelines to keep in mind. Following them will help us prioritize your information and display it on VirtualVallarta, accordingly.