T-Bucket Forums Advertising Options
The T-Bucket Forums served pages to over 6.3 million T-Bucket enthusiasts in 2013, which reflects the phenomenal growth we have experienced since opening the forums. We offer you an excellent opportunity to place your company's ads in front of all these T-Bucket enthusiasts for a fraction of the price of print advertising.
The T-Bucket Forums were founded in October 2006 and have grown at an astounding rate over the past 7+ years. The majority of our membership is here to ask and share information about parts, motors, and other aspects of making their cars perform and look better. With tons of technical information and helpful members and staff in the forums, each member can almost always find an answer to their question, the part they need in the classifieds, or they can just hang out in the Lounge with other like-minded 'T-Bucket people'.
Why You Should Advertise with Us Instead of...
No question about it, we are the Internet's fastest-growing T-Bucket resource site and we've spent a lot of time focusing on SEO (search engine optimization), which means we simply out-rank most of the competition on many popular search phrases and terms relating to T-Buckets. These phrases link to pages on our site your ad could be displaying on. In fact, over 55% of our daily visitors come from search engines. And, we won't rip you off on your ad campaign. Our advertising rates are priced much better than print media. And our members are all T-Bucket enthusiasts, so placing your ads on this site will directly target your audience.
2014 Packages and Pricing
Footer Ad Packages
• All footer ad packages include vendor access (outlined below)
• A total of six 140 X 60 pixel ads are served in the footer of every page on the site
• Web Image formats (gif/jpg/png) of reasonable file size only, in your artwork. NO Flash or Java allowed
• Footer ads are available on every site page for only $40/month
• If all six ad spots are sold, we will hold your name on a waiting list
Premium Ad Packages
• All premium ad packages include vendor access (outlined below)
• A total of four 200 X 90 pixel ads are served in the header of every page on the site
• Web image formats (gif/jpg/png) of reasonable file size only, in your artwork . NO Flash or Java allowed
• Premium ads are available on every site page for only $60/month
• If all four ad spots are sold, we will hold your name on a waiting list
Sponsor Forum Packages
• Sponsor forum packages include vendor access (outlined below)
• This package is designed for those companies preferring not to place ad images on the site
• Sponsor forums are available for only $30/month
• Your company will have a dedicated sponsor forum on this site, giving just you a place to promote your products and services
• Vendor access also allows you to post in our general forums as a vendor, promoting products and services
• You will also have access to a private Sponsors forum
• Vendor access is included with all ad campaigns, for the same duration as the campaign
The Fine Print
• Prices are in effect from 1 January 2010 until further notice
• Ad campaign pricing will be reviewed every November and changes will be posted in the first week of December to allow you time to plan your campaign strategies
• All campaign payments are due on the 1st of the month
• Payments not made by the 10th of the month will result in the immediate removal of all ad images, the sponsor forum and vendor access. NO exceptions! If there is a waiting list for the campaign, the campaign will be sold to the next company in the queue.
• Payments must be made by PayPal. We currently do not accept any other method of payment.
• All ad images must be "work safe". We will NOT allow banners of bikini-clad 'models'.
• We reserve the right to terminate any campaign early for any reason. A pro-rated refund will be given if this happens
• Sponsors MUST maintain a good reputation on the forums. If the membership starts complaining about a sponsor being a 'scam', the sponsor's campaign will come to an end.
• Any links to landing pages containing spyware, malware, or anything else of this nature will result in immediate termination of the campaign.
Ready to Start?
If you need more information before you will consider advertising with us, please Send Us A Private Conversation with any questions you may have. We'll respond ASAP, usually in just a few hours.
If you're ready to place your ad, Contact Us and we will supply you with an address where you can send your ad artwork. We will place your image on the site for a maximum of 24 hours, awaiting your approval. Upon receipt of your approval, we will send you an invoice for your ad. Upon confirmation of payment, we will add your company's link to the ad image, we will open your company's dedicated forum and we will grant vendor access to your forum account.
We look forward to developing a long-term partnership with your company, as we help drive traffic to your Web site.