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Know and Grow Your Obituary Category

Get in the Know…

Are funeral homes in your market placing all of their obits in your paper?

Get Your Market’s Custom Report Today

With our recent acquisition of ObitData, Legacy is uniquely positioned to help you know and grow your obituary category with proprietary data.

Understand placement rates

Identify areas of opportunity


Build new business strategies

…And Watch Your Market Share Grow!

Legacy.com is dedicated to helping you grow your obituary category. Take advantage of our programs and resources built to drive additional revenue and obituary placements:

Custom Print Ads

Our custom print ads are proven to drive obituary placement in-market.

Funeral Home Local Spotlight

Earn additional revenue by offering your funeral homes a unique premium feature set that showcases their brand and services to your readers.

Obituary Placement Guide

Provide funeral homes with collateral that promotes the value of the newspaper obituary, and include example obituaries alongside pricing information to help families understand what their options look like.

Real Results: “Our mortuary counselors say that the fliers are extremely helpful. And we have noticed obits coming in written in the same style.” – Diane Hansen, Classified Advertising Manager, The Press-Enterprise


Legacy believes that everyone deserves a proper obituary, but most need help writing one. ObitWriter guides family members though a simple, interactive format that generates a complete, publish-ready custom obituary in minutes.

Real Results: In a survey of 1,000 people exposed to ObitWriter, 81% said they were more likely to place an obituary with a tool like ObitWriter.