Advertise on John Chow dot Com
John Chow dot Com is generating over 300,000 page views per month from over 200,000 unique visitors (not including RSS readers). The site is targeted to Internet entrepreneurs, investors, tech heads, gears heads and interested consumers.
- Alexa: 2,377
- Technorati: 40
- RSS readers: 100,000+
- Newsletter subscribers: 100,000+
- Twitter follower: 70,000+
- Average comments per post: 50
- NorthxEast Top 50 Most Influential Boggers
- Winner of the 2007 Performancing Blog Award for Most Controversial Blog
John Chow dot Com offers multiple ways to build your brand and get your message to our large and loyal readership. Ad buys are sold on a per month period using PayPal subscription service. Ads will auto renew every month unless you cancel the subscription.
John Chow dot Com Stripe Ad
The stripe ad is a text ad appearing on the top of the blog. It’s the first element to load and the first thing readers see when visiting the site. The ad is locked to the top of the browser so the reader always sees it. Your text ad can have up to 50 characters description. Only ten rotations are available at any one time. Price is $250 per month. Order your ad below, then send the ad description to email@example.com.
728×90 Premium Ad Sponsorship
The 728×90 ad appears on the top of every page. Only three ad rotations are available. Pricing for the unit is $1,000 per month. The banner can not be bigger than 30K in size. Animation allowed but no Flash.
If you’re interested in securing a sponsorship ad, Email your ad to firstname.lastname@example.org, and pay using the PayPal button below.
300×250 Embedded Ad Sponsorship
The 300×250 ad is embedded into the first two posts of the front page and into all single posts. The ad also appears in the first two posts of the full feed RSS. Over 1 million banner impressions per month.
Your ad will go in rotation with nine other banners. You may purchase more rotation if you wish your ad to show up more often – buy ten rotations and you’ll own the entire ad spot. Price per rotation is $500 per month. The banner can not be bigger than 25K in size. Animation allowed but no Flash.
This is the only ad that shows up in both the blog and the RSS feed. If you’re interested in securing a 300×250 Embedded sponsorship ad, Email your ad to email@example.com, and pay using the PayPal button below.
125×125 Button Sponsorship
The 125×125 button appear on every page, under the heading “John Chow dot Com Sponsors.” Button locations are randomized with each page load to give advertisers even exposure. Pricing is $500 per month per button. Only eight spots are available. The button can not be bigger than 15K in size. Animation allowed but no Flash.
If you’re interested in securing a 125×125 button sponsorship, Email your ad to firstname.lastname@example.org and pay by clicking the PayPal link below.
Feature Site Sponsorship
Feature Sites are located site wide on the right sidebar, above the Recent Articles section. Pricing is $240 per month per link. If you’re interested in buying a Feature Site link, send the link text and URL to email@example.com and pay with the PayPal link below. All links carry a “No Follow” tag and will not improve your Google rankings.
RSS Text Ad Sponsorship
Text ads under each RSS posts are available for $200 per month. Only five text ads will appear under each post and number of advertisers are limited to ten at any one time. This means your ad will show up on every second post. Like post level text ads, RSS text ads can have a full 80 character title and 150 letter description.
If you’re interested in buying a RSS text ad, send the text and URL to firstname.lastname@example.org and pay with the PayPal link below.
The blog accepts sponsored reviews at a rate of $500 per review. Sponsored reviews receive at least 12 hours as the top front page post. The gives your review maximum exposure to John Chow dot Com readers. You can read some of our reviews here.
To order a review, send all the information about your product or service and paypal $500 to email@example.com. The average review takes 3 to 5 days to complete.
The blog accepts sponsored tweets at $117.65 per tweet. Your message may be tweeted up to three to give you a good return on investment. We write our tweets with the goal of having it retweeted by our followers. Please note that if you order a Sponsored Review, you automatically receive a Sponsored Tweet.
What Our Advertisers Are Saying
We’ve made at least 10 times of what we spent so far. We paid $1,250, and we made over $13,500 as of right this second with the SGR Affiliate Program. On top of that, we’ve had over 312 subscribers to our newsletter only within 72 hours. We still have over 25 days to go. The truth is this is the BEST ROI ever for me as an advertiser.
According to Google Analytics, initial stats show a little under 400 clicks have been sent over since the new design went live, which went live on Aug 22. Stats also show the average referral from John Chow views 2.24 pages and spends an average of 8:58 minutes on the blog.
I have not tracked sales from most of my ReviewMe reviews (because I do not generally track that granular), but John Chow put up affiliate links in his review of my ebook, and I can tell you that his review paid for itself the first day.