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11 editorial newsletters with incredible open rate of 31%
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Real Simple is the everyday essential

for today’s time-pressured woman, the guide she can trust to make her life a little easier in a world that’s more complicated by the minute. With smart strategies, genius shortcuts, and shoppable solutions, we help her simplify, streamline, and beautifully edit her life, armed with calm, confidence—and the power of the right lipstick.

Real Simple sets the standard in every platform with consumers and advertisers

  • Ad page leader : a third more pages than our nearest competitor
  • Newsstand favorite : #1 market share
  • Award-winning , including:
    • 2013 Adweek Hot List finalist, Women’s Magazines
    • 2014 National Magazine Award finalist for General Excellence, Service and Lifestyle Magazines
  • New branded products and exclusive partnerships with Bed Bath & Beyond,, Cuyana, 1800 Flowers, Cozi and others