Campaigns on all afrol.com pages
A campaign on the entire afrol.com website can be easily and quickly booked, and we offer rates below the market average. Rates are calculated on a CPM-basis (the price for 1,000 impressions), and you can choose between three formats:
You can choose between an XXL top banner (up to 1,000 px width) or a standard leaderboard (728x90 px), exposed on the top of every afrol.com page. Additionally, you can book the smaller banner (365x50px), constantly exposed on the extreme top right on all afrol.com pages. Get rates and format information on this link.
Large rectangles (345 px)
On all afrol.com pages, except the articles, there are lucrative right sidebar ad zones with a width of (up to) 345 pixels. These can also be used for the standard IAB large rectangles format (336 px). The standard height of these rectangles is 150 px, but they can be both higher and lower. If you want to reach all afrol.com pages with your campaign, you will also need to provide 160 px banners to be exposed in afrol News articles (see below). Get rates and format information on this link.
Small rectangles (160 px)
Small rectangle ad zones are present on each and every page of the afrol.com website. Their standard size is 150 or 160 px width. The standard height of these rectangles is 75 px, but they can be both higher and lower. The small rectangles are the cheapest way of reaching out to a large and wide audience on afrol.com. Get rates and format information on this link.
Rotation or constant visibility
In a normal advertising campaign, your banner will rotate with banners from other advertisers until it has been shown the agreed number of times. This is mostly also the most effective type of campaign, causing most attention from readers.
We are however also able to offer you campaigns with constant visibility, guaranteeing your ad will be exposed on each and every page on afrol.com. The price is the same (CPM-based), but availability (especially for the XXL top banner) can be limited due to other campaigns.
English and/or Spanish site
As you may know, afrol News is published in two languages. Parallel to the English language site, there is a Spanish language site (www.afrol.com/es). You can of course decide whether you want your campaign to be run only on the English; only on the Spanish; or on the two sites. If you choose both languages and you ad includes text, we recommend you to prepare two different banners, one in each language. If you need assistance in translation (short texts), we will aid you without extra costs.
Advertising on afrol.com
This page treats general ad campaigns to appear widely on the afrol.com website. But you can also limit your campaign, targeting it better. Targeting can include both which pages on afrol.com will show your add (for example only travel-related pages); or it can include limitations to the persons you want to reach (for example only our readers located in South Africa). Read more on the following links:
» I want my campaign limited by the content of the pages (country, category)
» I want my campaign to target readers in only one (or more) country
For more general information about advertising on the afrol.com website, including the CPM pricing system, go "back" to the advertising front page (link here) - or look through our Advertisers' FAQs page.
To get a better impression about the readership of afrol News and a basic idea of traffic statistics, read the Key data about afrol.com. You can also ask for a rate card by sending an e-mail to email@example.com.