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Annual Christmas Gift Guide 2020

APPLICATION DEADLINE | October 30th, 2020

We are thrilled to be putting together our annual Joyful Life Holiday Gift Guide! Please read through the submission guidelines below in their entirety before applying for your shop to be included in the guide.

PARTICIPATION FEE

$50 for inclusion in up to three (3) categories.

The Joyful Life 2020 Gift Guide will be heavily promoted through our website, blog, and email list (8000) as well as through our social media channels (Instagram—23k+ followers, FB page—3700, FB Community Group—2900, and FB Contributor Group—1100).


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

  • The gift guide will go live on our website on NOVEMBER 20TH, 2020.
  • Applying for inclusion in the 2020 Gift Guide does not guarantee that your shop will be featured. We review each application to make sure that our participation guidelines are adhered to. If we find that your shop is not a fit for our gift guide, you will be notified by November 5th and your participation fee will be refunded to you.
  • You may submit your shop to be featured in up to THREE (3) CATEGORIES. For example, if you are a watercolor artist you may choose to submit your shop to be featured in the ‘Paper Products & Cards’ category, the ‘Wall Art, Painting, & Pottery’ category, and the ‘Handmade & Custom Gifts’ category.
  • Your products must be something that you make and produce or curate; we will not feature MLM/Direct Sale items in the gift guide.
  • Items may not contain trademarks, logos, or copyrighted material other than that which you own.
  • By submitting your application, you grant The Joyful Life Co. the right to upload and display your business information & provided promotional text and image(s) to be included in our gift guide.
  • Please review your application thoroughly before submitting. We do not allow changes to your shop/product description or photos after your application has been processed.
  • You will be provided with marketing copy and promotion graphics to use on your own website, blog, and social media platforms by November 13th.

LISTING | 
Your shop/product listing will consist of the following:

  • Company Name
  • Company Website (or link to online shop)
  • Instagram Link (if applicable)
  • Brief description of shop and/or product (maximum of 50 words)
  • Promotional Product Image (you may include a separate image for each category)


CATEGORIES | Your shop/product may be listed in up to three (3) categories

  • HOME & LIFESTYLE
  • BOOKS & PLANNERS
  • CLOTHING, BAGS & ACCESSORIES
  • JEWELRY
  • FAMILY, KIDS, & PETS
  • PAPER PRODUCTS & CARDS
  • WALL ART, PAINTING, & POTTERY
  • HANDMADE & CUSTOM GIFTS
  • BIBLE STUDY & FAITH RESOURCES
  • SUBSCRIPTIONS & GIFT BOXES
  • EDUCATION & COMMUNITY | Online Courses, Memberships, & Mentoring Programs
  • DIGITAL PRODUCTS & GIFT CARDS


PHOTOS

Your featured shop image, as well as your company name, will link directly to your website or shop. Please submit one (1) high-resolution, market-quality image that best represents your shop/products within each category you would like to be featured in. If you are requesting to be included in more than one category (up to three), you may include a different image for each category if you choose to do so, however, that is not required if you prefer to use the same image for each.

IMAGES MUST BE either .jpg or .png format, square cropped to 1600px by 1600px, and 144dpi.

CONTACT

If you have questions please contact dannae@thejoyfullifeco.com.