Dracula in Whitby’s Blog carries a small amount of advertising under the ‘Sponsors‘ section in the sidebar. Sponsors can choose a visual ad, a text link ad or send an original article to be published on the blog that includes a link to a website or offer. These ads will appear in the sidebar of the blog (or as a post).
Recent advertisers have included Marks and Spencer: http://www.dracula-in-whitby.com/blog/halloween/halloween-season/
If you feel that you have a strong service or product that relates directly to my readers (tourists, goths, artists, crafts folk, musicians, hoteliers, events organisers, holiday companies, etc) then please get in touch.
Prices and Rates
Article: send your original article and have it published on the blog (includes one text link): £70 one-time fee
Visual Ad (150 x 150 or similar): £20 per month
Text Link: (3 lines max): £10 per month
If you want your ad to run for 6 months or more, I can offer a 10% discount.
Statistics for Dracula-in-Whitby.com
Dracula-in-Whitby.com has ranked #1 in Google for several years for the terms Dracula Whitby.
The main site has a PR4 and is in the Dmoz Directory (takes a long time to get in, if you’re lucky!) and has been on the internet since December 2006.
Alexa says: Dracula-in-whitby.com is ranked #970,204 in the world according to the three-month Alexa traffic rankings. The site can be found in the “Travel and Tourism” category of sites. The site’s visitors view 8.3 unique pages each day on average. Approximately 23% of visits to the site consist of only one pageview (i.e., are bounces). The time spent in a typical visit to Dracula-in-whitby.com is approximately nine minutes, with 46 seconds spent on each pageview.
The site was created initially using SiteSells web creation tools. Later, a WordPress blog was added to keep readers up-to-date with events and happenings in Whitby, as well as the wider world of Dracula, vampires, movies and the supernatural.
At present, the site gets over 4,000 unique visitors per month (13,000 pageviews) and this is fairly constant all year with a sharp rise in visitors as Halloween approaches (no surprise there!).
Location of Visitors
Visitors arrive from all over the world with the majority being located in the UK and USA.
How to Place Your Ad
Please get in touch via the contact form and let me know the dates you’d like to advertise and the type of ad needed (visual or text).
The fastest way to get your ad in front of our visitors is to use PayPal and send a 125 x 125 image to link to your website.
Note: we have a strict quality control on ads placed on the site. Your ad MUST provide a high quality service or related product that our readers will enjoy.
Thanks for your understanding and I look forward to working with you.