At Boardseeker Magazine, we understand that your advertising is only successful if it converts into sales. Our advertising packages are designed to make that conversion a successful one. Targeting one of the largest windsurfing audiences in the World and offering the very latest in advertising techniques (including animated adverts, downloadable brochures, dealer locators and movie commercials) we can be certain of offering you the most successful method of advertising within today’s windsurfing market.
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Boardseeker Magazine was launched in July 2004 and is completely unique within the sport of windsurfing.
Every week a new issue of the magazine is e-mailed to our subscriber base (approx 15,000 recipients). Each issue contains 5 main features, which may be editorial, photographic, video based or a combination of all three. These features are 100% exclusive to Boardseeker Magazine and will not be found anywhere else (printed, web or otherwise).
The magazine employs a number of top windsurfing journalists and takes pride in producing the very highest quality content, particularly with regard to video.
In addition to the weekly magazine, our home page provides daily news updates, holiday deals and forum discussions which combined with our massive archive of past features ensures that many readers frequent the site on a daily basis.
Total Subscribers: 15,000
Unique users per month: 40,478
Unique users per day: 2,500+
Page impressions served per month: 346,000
Average Time spent per visit: 7 min
The most popular viewing days are Monday to Friday, between 8am and 7pm (GMT)
Readership is approx 50% Domestic UK and 50% ROW.
The popularity of the magazine is currently growing at around 12% per year with a slight bias towards international viewers
Advantages of Advertising within an Online Magazine
Advantages of advertising within an online magazine are:
Reach - We have the largest subscription of any English language windsurfing magazine in the World offering maximum coverage for your brand
Accessibility - accessibility of the internet allows us to access more readers, more frequently, delivering a magazine to approx 15,000 windsurfers every week!
Growth Market - The internet is a growing market and our magazine reflects this with a readership growth averaging approx 12% per year
Prominence - Interactive, animated adverts (particularly ones that include video) are much more effective that static text and pictures.
Association - It looks good for your brand to be linked with a fresh, innovative and modern magazine/website like Boardseeker Magazine
Up to Date - We can get news out within minutes, so no need to wait for copy deadlines anymore!
Value - Despite all of these benefits, our advertising rates remain cheaper than our printed equivalents
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When you choose to advertise with Boardseeker Magazine, you pay for a banner space of 158(wide)*464(tall) pixels. The price you pay depends upon which section of the magazine you wish your banner to be positioned within. You can see a full list of prices below.
Once you have booked your space, you can use it to show whatever style of advert you like. You can choose to update your adverts as often as you like or you may even wish to rotate several adverts within the same space. The choice is yours! We recommend Flash format for speed of loading and smoothness of animation.
If you are unable to produce your own adverts, our designers can produce them for you at a price of £95 (GBP + VAT) per advert.
In addition to your banner advert, you will also receive the following benefits:
Guaranteed press releases on home page (quantity dependant upon booking duration and page location - see below)
Equipment Reviews on selected products
Priority for Features within the magazine
Priority for photo use within the magazine
Logos and links associated with all classified adverts in the 2nd hand & clearance directory (where applicable)
* All prices are per month and subject to VAT
** All prices are based upon a 12 month commitment and are subject to 20% supplement for 1-4 month commitments and 10% for 5-11 month commitment.
Name: Adrian Jones
Phone: +44 (0)7712556725