You’re trying to get the word out to Calgarians about your awesome small or medium-sized business.
You’re probably trying to reach them at a low cost, too. We get it. That’s why we’re here to help. We can do this together.
Our focus is on community-first storytelling and our audience for this unique, Calgary-grown brand of local news is expanding. We’re now reaching more than 60,000+ Calgarians monthly, with an average of 85,000 page views. (Nov. 2020)
LWC Advertising Rate Card
Instead of making you read through things, here’s a handy, downloadable rate card. Questions: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: Impressions for floating ads are now up to 55,000 per month.
We’re working with fellow indie, the YYScene, to produce news pages for a monthly print product.
We’ll typically have TWO PAGES each month to sell advertising. Our current ad inventory includes:
Banner ad (quarter page, across the bottom): $125 per edition.
Half page ad: $250 per edition.
These are introductory rates set up by the YYScene.
Membership – Business
We’re testing the waters with a structured membership for our advertising partners. Here’s how it will work:
- Choose a tier: Starter, Supporter, Champion
- Each tier qualifies for specific advertising rates and ad support
Starter Tier – $249 / month (Maximum of 7 clients)
- NEW Partner Content feature quarterly ($1,400 annual value) to run for the entire quarter. (Additional $800 annual value.)
- 1 additional ad option per month – Floating or newsletter – per month. ($200 value)
- 20% off new ad offerings (E-Edition, social media, etc).
- $229 per month if you sign up for a full year commitment.($2,748 annually)
Supporter Tier – $399 / month (Maximum of 5 clients)
- All of the Starter Tier options
- Graphic design support at no charge (for our ads or other media).
- 40% off new ad offerings.
- $349 per month if you sign up for a full year commitment. ($4,188 annually)
Champion Tier – $549 / month (Maximum of 5 clients)
- Starter Tier and Supporter Tier ad options / graphic support
- Ongoing copywriting / editing support (your website, marketing, etc)
- Option to be EXCLUSIVE advertiser in upcoming content (podcasts, webcasts, special reports – FREE)
- 60% off new ad offerings
- $499 per month for a full year commitment ($5,988 annually)
Membership – Agencies
We respect that agencies are trying to get their clients’ messages out there to a mass audience.
That’s why we thought we’d introduct the LWC Punch Card program.
LWC Punch Card – $2,499
- 10 NEW Partner Content positions to run for one month
- Reduced rate with the punch card (regular $350 per month)
LWC Punch Card PLUS – $3,799
- You get the Punch Card rate on 10 Partner Content positions… PLUS
- One additional ad to run with it for one month (amplifying the exposure and the message). $2,000 value.
If there’s something we’re not offering, please let us know. We’ll find a way to make it happen, so you can tap into our growing audience.
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