Frequently Asked Questions
How do I submit a letter to the editor?
Rural & Marketing (R&M) magazine welcomes letters on its contents. Please send via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.How do I submit an article/blog? / Can I write for R&M magazine?
You may also send your letter to i9media , D – 4/2, Okhla Industrial Area, Phase – 1, New Delhi – 110020.
If you have a proposal for an article, please submit a query by e-mail to email@example.com. Telephone calls invariably require more detailed follow-up, so the editors strongly encourage beginning with a detailed written query.
Such queries should explain the proposed subject and why it is of interest; outline the proposed treatment (who will be interviewed or what material will be covered etc.). The magazine does not encourage simultaneous submission elsewhere. Article may be edited to add value for our audience.
Besides, you may do it via ‘Contribute’ section at our portal.What is the eligibility criteria to write an article/blog for R&M magazine?
Please do read the contributors’ guidelines section at our portal www.ruralmarketing.in/RuralMarketingEdited.pdfWhat is the word limit for any article/blog?
About 1,200-1,500 for articles and 500-700 for blog.From where you get the content?
We have our own full-time editorial team and a pool of freelancers and experts who contribute time to time.
General Who is the publisher of R&M magazine?
Mr. Ajay Adlakha is the editor & publisher of R&M magazine. E- Mail firstname.lastname@example.orgWhere does the magazine get published?
We have our in-house publishing unit in Faridabad by the name of PrintSmith.How can I refer this magazine to my colleagues/friends?
You may share the relevant details (Name, Contact number and email) of the interested candidate with our customer care team at email@example.com.What benefit will I get for referring someone?
If a minimum of your two references gets converted into business, you shall get three digital subscriptions free.What type of digital magazine do you provide?
Flipbook How do you promote this magazine?
We keep on running several digital promotions.How do I contact a member of the R&M magazine staff?
You may find a full list of magazine staff members, with e-mails addresses in the magazine itself. Or you may call our helpline number +91 – 8588871327.How can I submit information about my new book to R&M magazine?
We will shortly build the knowledge marketplace for the same.Are you present online?
We have an online portal www.ruralmarketing.in.How can I apply for a job?
Please do visit www.ruralmarketing.in.
About R&M When did you start R&M magazine?
The magazine was started in July 2012.What is the USP of R&M magazine?
We have pioneered this space by launching India’s first business magazine in rural domain. R&M is a specialty product which caters to all domain experts, knowledge partners, business community and policy makers in rural domain. Readers get know all about rural through this magazine as it covers all the sections including Agriculture, Business, Healthcare, Government Policy, among others.Which all sectors do you cover?
We are covering all the relevant sectors including Agriculture, Business, Government Policy, Technology, Innovation, Education, Social, Healthcare of Indian hinterlands and the international counterparts.Who is your target audience?
R&M caters to the below TG:Education
– Agri Colleges and Universities – VCs, Faculty and students and rural management institutes, Skill Development InstitutesTechnology
– Technology providers (Agri, IT and Telecom, Communication) and usersInnovation
– Rural innovators and usersHealthcare
– Healthcare institutionsCorporates
– Rural marketers of FMCG, CDIT, Retail, etc.Ministries
– Agriculture, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Skill Development, Power and Renewal Energy, Science & Technology, Commerce, Water Resources, Food Processing, Health & Family Welfare, Chemicals and fertilizer, Finance, Health & Family Welfare, HRD, Social Justice and Empowerment, Tribal Affairs, Ministry of Women & ChildOthers
: Embassies, NGOs and PR agenciesWhat is the frequency of the magazine?
R&M is a monthly magazine that hits stands on 7th – 8th of every month.What’s your readership base?
We have print and digital magazine; and the total readership is about 45,000.The magazine is available on stands Pan India being distributed by various distributors .Is it an international magazine?
No. But we do have online readership base as well.Do you publish the magazine in vernacular language?
R&M is a specialty product which caters to all domain experts, knowledge partners, business community and policy makers in rural domain and is published in English.
In the next phase, we are planning to target bottom of the pyramid i.e. Farmers and aim to provide agriculture and allied information in vernacular languages which would help them enhance farm productivity.
Subscription How do I subscribe to R&M magazine or renew my subscription?
You may write an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.How can I cancel my subscription or drop my name from R&M magazine’s mailing list?
Please submit your request to email@example.com.How can I pay online for the subscription?
You may login at http://www.ruralmarketing.in/subscribe to pay online.What type of subscription can I get – print or digital?
You may opt for either or both.What is the subscription rate?
We have various offers available on the website which keeps on changing time to time. You may login to our website www.ruralmarketing.in for more details.
Advertising How can I place an ad in R&M magazine?
Please submit your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.What are the advertising charges?
** Rate card to be inserted here.Do you offer discounts or added value?
R&M magazine does offer a variety of discounts to our print/digital advertisers. Please feel free to contact us to learn more.Does my ad reach the same audience in print and online?
R&M magazine’s print product is the only way to reach all R&M readers, subscribers, policy makers and marketers in one place. Our digital products are available for anyone to read and enjoy.
Archives How can I purchase a back issue?
Please contact us at email@example.com. for print issues . For Digital u need to simply add to the cartWhich issues of R&M magazine are available online?
Our website has the full text of every issue back to July 2012. You can buy the online version of the magazine from our website itself.