Military Times Launches New Online Obituary Platform
ARLINGTON, VA, April 22, 2021 – Military Times has launched a new self-service obituary platform to provide families of veterans with a free way to easily tell the story of their loved ones and their years of service.
In partnership with iPublish Media Solutions and Legacy.com, the new Military Times obituary platform will offer a free, permanent online obituary of unlimited length for any veteran. Families and friends will be able to upload photos, share condolences in an online Guest Book, and announce service information. An enhanced Facebook promotion is also available for a modest fee. Obituaries can be published at obits.militarytimes.com and viewed at militarytimes.com/obits.
“We’re extremely proud to be able to offer this service to our readers. This is another very important way we can honor those who choose to serve in uniform and to memorialize their individual stories for family, friends and future generations,” said Andrew Tilghman, Executive Editor of Military Times.
The new veteran obituary section will become an important part of the Military Times’ Military Honor channel. Other Honor channel offerings include: Salute to Veterans, Military Appreciation Month, Service Members of the Year, Honor the Fallen, and Hall of Valor special content topics.
“Legacy’s mission is to help life stories live on,” said Stopher Bartol, Chief Executive Office of Legacy.com. “We’re honored to partner with the Military Times to support the military community by publishing the legacies of our treasured veterans, sharing their service with generations to come.
About Military Times
Service members and their families rely on MilitaryTimes.com as a trusted, independent source for news and information on the most important issues affecting their careers and personal lives including, branch updates, financial services, pay and benefits, health care, education, transition resources, and more. Military Times is a part of Sightline Media Group, who also owns Army Times, Marine Corps Times, Air Force Times, Navy Times, Federal Times, Defense News, and C4ISRNET.
About iPublish Media Solutions
iPublish Media is the industry leader in self-serve advertising. In fact, we currently work with hundreds of publishers every day to process thousands of jobs. Our self-serve media advertising platform is easy to use and provides the performance and versatility to create and sell any print, digital or social advertising campaign, for any product or platform, 24/7/365. With over 13 years of delivering outstanding return on investment for our partners, we were acquired by Legacy.com, although we operate independently. For more information regarding iPublish Media Solutions, please visit https://ipublishmedia.com
About Legacy.com Inc. ®
Legacy.com is the global leader in online obituaries with over 40 million visitors each month. The company provides support and obituary-related services to more than 1,500 newspapers and 3,500 funeral homes in the United States, Canada, New Zealand, and the U.K. that help people express condolences and share remembrances of loved ones. Legacy.com partners benefit from unparalleled scale and expertise that delivers industry-leading products, innovative e-commerce solutions, and award-winning customer service. Legacy.com is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Visit Legacy.com for more information.