Advertise

Founded in 2002, AugustaFreePress.com readership continues to grow to levels well beyond our local competitors. While many local sites have jumped behind subscriptions and pay walls, AugustaFreePress.com, and our more than one decade worth of archives, are all open and free to visitors of the site.

TRAFFIC
Today Visit: 6561
Week Visit: 443307
Month Visit: 1858063
Year Visit: 19144391

SOCIAL MEDIA
More than 100,000 followers on Facebook, Twitter and other platforms

TOP READERSHIP AREAS
Charlottesville
Waynesboro
Richmond
Washington, D.C.
Staunton
Harrisonburg
Alexandria

TOP REFERRERS
Google
Direct
Facebook
Bing
AOL
Yahoo

 

Exclusive Website Takeover


boyerstakeoverYour business gets wing ads (136×606) on both sides of Augusta Free Press AND the top leaderboard ad (728×90)! Ads link to your website. We can also blend the website background to match your ads. Plus, ask about other ways to increase your ads exposure during your takeover including Facebook, video, podcast ads, story graphics and more! Ad design is available.

1 Day: $250
2 Weeks: $1250
1 Month: $2000

Pre-payment by credit card is preferred. Call us to pay via Square or see below for payment by Paypal. Please confirm availability before payment is made.

 

Display Advertising


Leaderboard

728×90
Price varies based on placement

All Pages
Top: $500 per month or $5000 per year
Footer: $300 per month or $3000 per year

Story Placement
Top: $400 per month or $4000 per year

Pre-payment by credit card is preferred. Call us to pay via Square or see below for payment by Paypal. Please confirm availability before payment is made.

 

Cube Ad

300×250
$300 per month or $3000 per year

Runs in righthand column on site.
Links to your Website.
May rotate with other ads.

Pre-payment by credit card is preferred. Call us to pay via Square or see below for payment by Paypal. Please confirm availability before payment is made.

 

Cube Ad – Half

300×125
$150 per month or $1500 per year

Runs in righthand column on site.
Links to your Website.
May rotate with other ads.

Pre-payment by credit card is preferred. Call us to pay via Square or see below for payment by Paypal. Please confirm availability before payment is made.

 

Ad Specs


– Ads should be sent at 72 dpi.
– .jpgs are preferred
– Ads should be sent in RGB color
– Animated ads must be pre-approved.
Finished ads should be sent to freepress@ntelos.net.

 

Permanent Posts


Ad agencies or companies interested in placing permanent posts may inquire to freepress@ntelos.net.

Our standard rate for permanent posts is $100 per post. There are no discounts for casino, gambling, loans, lawyer, steroids, vaping, pharmaceuticals, insurance, dating, psychics or online gaming links. No “adult” content accepted. We have the right to reject any content at our discretion.

Normal business hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. EST. No guarantees for replies outside of these hours. However, we do our best to respond promptly.

The permanent post includes …
– Post will publish to main page generally under our Business News category
– Post will remain on site permanently*
– Links will be included as submitted; dofollow
– More than one image may be additional
– Post should roll over to Google News and our social media pages
– More than 100,000 followers on Facebook, Twitter and other platforms

To place a permanent post …
– Submit article for review (optional) to freepress@ntelos.net
– Submit payment via PayPal to freepress@ntelos.net (Paypal invoice available upon request)
– Contact us with payment details (name and email of who sent payment helpful)
– Confirm payment received; send article to AFP at freepress@ntelos.net
– AFP will publish promptly and send you URL

Please note:
– Discounts are available when placing 10+ posts; inquire or make offer at freepress@ntelos.net
– We do not offer link exchanges or paid front page links at this time.
– We do not offer content exchanges of any kind.
– We do not have any other sites.
– We do not offer writing services.
– We do not allow for you to place a link in existing content, pages or posts.
– We may edit your post to conform to our editorial style (i.e. no cap headlines, etc.)

There are no refunds for any reason. All posts must be pre-paid. No exceptions.

*If your article is lost due to a site outage or something beyond our control, we will gladly repost at your request.

 

Text Ads


Businesses may run employment ads or other messages on AFP. A link to your website is included in the rates below.

Weekly Rate Monthly Rate
$50.00 $150.00

Finished ads should be sent to freepress@ntelos.net.

Pre-payment by credit card is preferred. Call us to pay via Square or see below for payment by Paypal. Please confirm availability before payment is made.

 

Pay by credit card


To pay for advertising by credit card, please request a Square invoice, or call 540.949.6574 to pay by phone.

You may also make payment via PayPal online below. Or send payment from your account to freepress@ntelos.net.