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In 1970, obits were classified ads. In 2020, they mean so much more.

Obituaries always matter.

Community engagement
Partnership opportunities
Subscription generators
Memorialization is changing. In these times, your community needs your leadership to connect them to the people they’ve lost and the news they need.


Let us craft a custom plan to help you:

Regain your obituary market share

Revitalize your relationships with your readers and funeral home partners

Replenish your revenue with diversified opportunities

Reinforce your role as the go-to place for community mourning and information on who’s died today 

Our Process

1. Deep Analysis

We perform a full audit of your obit category, including market share gap, pricing plan, intake and service levels.

2. Custom Plan

We craft a strategy to boost your volume and strengthen your ties to readers, funeral homes, and the community.

3. Market Intervention

Our obit experts help you each step of the way: setting up key meetings with funeral homes and consultations with your team.

Why do 1,500 newspapers partner with Legacy?

  • Four-time winner of The Stevie Awards for Customer Service
  • 24/7/365 support
Monetization Opportunities
  • An integrated e-commerce platform that allows visitors to send sympathy gifts.
  • Revenue share on all display advertising units on your pages.
A Connected Network
  • Over 1,500 newspaper partners and 3,500 funeral home partners contributing content
  • More than 40 million users each month visiting the network
Category Innovation
  • Ongoing optimizations that drive new revenue streams
  • Add-on products to build relationships with local partners

Get Your Custom Plan

Connect with a sales rep for a free consultation today.

News & Updates from our Blog
Legacy.com Launches 20 New Local News Partnerships

“We proudly support these vital community news organizations” CHICAGO, Ill. (June 23, 2020)—For more than 20 years, Legacy has worked with local news publishers to create the world’s largest online network of obituaries and funeral information. We’re pleased to...

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Pandemic resources for newspapers at Legacy.com

Here are some of the ways we can help you support your funeral homes, your readers, and your reporters. Who died today? How many people have we lost? How can I remember and honor them safely? These are just a few of the profound questions Americans now find themselves...

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Supporting Your Local Funeral Homes: We’re Here to Help

Our tools help you and your #lastresponders support the community in the right way. We all know the value that funeral homes provide to your community, day in and day out. But now, as we navigate this new normal of accelerated loss, the sacrifice and importance of...

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