an SC Metro Online Site

Rate Card #5





NATIONAL RATES

National banner ad rates for Metro Interactive/SC Metro Web sites are based on a CPM model with sites ranging from $8 to $12 per thousand page views.

Per click banners are sometimes accepted. In all cases, however, per click campaigns are subject to a $250 minimum guarantee by advertiser.

All national advertiser campaigns must be paid on a monthly basis, within 30 days of each monthly run. New advertisers must Paypal us in advance.

Our advertisers have included Sprint, Excite, AT&T, McGraw-Hill Home Interactive, Infoseek, Disney Online, Atlanta Bank, Lands End, Bay Insider, Cox Interactive, Mind Food Media, Planet Direct, Verizon, and many others.

Our Web sites have been named "Best of the Net," "Top 5% of the Web," "Must See," "Best of the Year," or rated 4 or 5 star by Yahoo, Excite, Snap Online, Webcrawler, Lycos/Point, PC Computing, Net Guide, and Internet Underground.

Available sites, for individual or combination buys, include Youth and Children Net, BizDay, CitysCentral, Celebrate Radio, Teensurfer, Get2Music, Kid City, Entertainment Network News, High School Central, City Kids, Magnet Business & Funding, Kidsurfer, Teen City, Rock World, Cyber Week, SF Bay Interactive (SF Today), Backstage Access, Sixties, , City Spirit, City Women, CWEB Campus Central, ParentDex, Get-It, City Sports, , NY Central, LA Central, as well as our new Kids, Teens and College Student ad Web networks, Reaching Up Radio, One Heart for Kids, Cool Email and more..

Our Citys Central, City Kids, City Spirit, BizDay, and City Women Web sites are also available on a regional basis.

 

LOCAL RATES

Several kinds of advertising/sponsorship are available on the various sections of the award-winning SC METRONEWS ONLINE Web sites. Rates listed are weekly, monthly, and by the year to give relative cost. All ads are available for a minimum of 4 months at a time; classifieds or ‘text link’ ads for a 6-month minimum; and bold listings, links, and full Web pages are available for a 12-month minimum. Rates are gross rates, 

Banner ads and Web page rates are subject to a 50% increase after Jan 1, 2014. Sponsorship of $450.00 or less is payable in advance. Ad buys of over $450.00 may be paid 50% in advance, 50% after 2 weeks by arrangement.

All advertising/sponsorship net proceeds benefit Bay Area Streetcats Foundation for at-risk youth projects, One Heart for Kids and the National Children's Coalition.

 

ADVERTISING OPTIONS PER YEAR PER MONTH PER WEEK
      BANNER ADS on our
      Home Pages, Business,
      or Kid's Pages
$380.00 $39.00 $10.75
 
BANNER ADS--2nd Page
 
 
15% discount
 
 
15% discount
 
 
15% discount
 
   BANNER ADS on our
   Community/Neighborhood
   Pages (including a FREE
   bold face page listing)
$275.00 $30.00 $10.50
      BOLD LISTING only
      or Text link ads
 
$89.00
 
 
$12.50
 
 
$3.90
 
      BOLD LISTING with
      a logo
 
$139.00
 
 
$20.00
 
 
$6.00
 
 
BASIC WEB PAGE
 
$150.00 $18.00 Not Available
  DELUXE WEB PAGE,
  LISTING AND PUBLICITY
 
$225.00
 
$26.00 Not Available
       BASIC WEB PAGE,
       BANNER AD and
       LISTING
$390.00 $46.00 Not Available
       DELUXE WEB PAGE
       plus BANNER plus
       LISTING & DELUXE
       PUBLICITY package
$425.00 $53.00 Not Available


For additional information or to place an ad, please email us at ycn5@yahoo.com