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Advertise on Chicago Wedding Venues!

By design, Chicago Wedding Venues is likely the first website a recently engaged couple will find. When a bride gets engaged, a wedding venue is the first thing she’ll search for before all other vendors. Our site features over 160 of Chicago’s hottest venues, and that list is growing. With that, we are organically visible in usually the first 3 pages on Google, Yahoo, and Bing in over 500 wedding related keywords in the Chicago market. By the nature of how visitors find us, they are the core ideal clients, fresh in the planning stages and intentionally looking for venues and vendors to book. On average, our visitors view at least 8-10 venue pages per visit.

What does this mean for you as a wedding vendor? This gives visibility to your business on the forefront of the couples’ planning stages. Get ahead of everyone else and get on the clients radar first.

Give us a test! Search “cafe brauer chicago wedding” or “rookery building chicago wedding”. According to Google, the term “chicago wedding venues” is searched over 3,000 per month. We organically rank Top 3 on Google, Bing, and Yahoo with that keyword.

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VENUE ADVERTISING OPTIONS

OPTION 1: SPONSOR VENUE (inquire for pricing)
If you’re a venue searching for maximum exposure, this is your ultimate option. Your venue is featured on our home page and also rotates a header of your venue throughout our website. You also appear on competitor pages as and their contact forms for maximum visibility to potential clients. (Limited to 12 venues for maximum effectiveness)

OPTION 2: SPOTLIGHT CATEGORY (inquire for pricing)
Category specific advertising that allows you to target only your specific category with extra banners placed within your competitors’ page. This is cost effective if you require high visibility to a certain venue type, targeting only relevant visitors/clients. You are placed on Page 1 of a category, sharing only with 2 other Spotlight Venues and Sponsor Venues. (Limited to only 3 spots per category)

OPTION 3: FEATURED CATEGORY (inquire for pricing)
Category specific directory listing that puts you ahead of your competition. You are placed in the first 10 spots of a category on Page 2. This is a low cost option with effective placement without banners. (Limited only to 10 spots per category)

OPTION 4: BASIC LISTING (inquire for pricing)
Category specific directory listing placed on the bottom of Page 2 of a category with limited images. Our visitors view an average of 6 venues per visit. A listing on Page 3 yields minimum exposure.

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NON-VENUE WEDDING VENDOR ADVERTISING OPTIONS

OPTION 1: SPONSOR VENDOR – $360/ 6 months – Expect over 75 monthly click-throughs – Guaranteed Visibility


The Sponsor Vendor gives you front page visibility along side with our Venue Sponsors. It’s guaranteed visibility to all of our visitors. This also includes all the features included with VIP Spotlight and VIP Featured. It’s limited to 6 spots for maximum effectiveness.

Features:
550x150px Image Banner randomly rotated on our front/home page
All features for VIP Spotlight
All features for VIP Featured

OPTION 2: VIP SPOTLIGHT – $150/ 6 months – Expect 35 to 80 monthly click-throughs

The VIP Spotlight gives you added site-wide visibility and increases your directory placement. Your directory listing will reside on PAGE 1 above the VIP Listing, featured as “The Vendor Spotlight” It’s limited to 3 spots per category for maximum effectiveness.

Features:
Random rotational Vendor Spotlight listing on Page 1 of a category, limited to 3 spots for maximum effectiveness
Random rotational listing on Page 2 of a category
Listing includes: Logo, Website, Phone, Email, Pricing, Address, Twitter, Facebook
Dedicated custom feature page (images and all relevant contact information, customized to your needs)
140×140 site-wide randomly rotated banner-ad placed mid-page on every venue page
A 2nd banner, 295×120 site-wide randomly rotated banner ad placed where visitors frequently stop (next to videos and venue information)

OPTION 3: VIP FEATURED LISTING – $90/6 months – Expect 20 to 50 monthly click-throughs

Our VIP Listing gives you front and center visibility for a category. It’s limited to 7 vendors per category and resides on PAGE 1. It also includes a full page feature and additional information.

Features:
Random rotational listing on Page 1 of a category, limited to 7 spots for maximum effectiveness
Random rotational listing on Page 2 of a category
Listing includes: Logo, Website, Phone, Email, Pricing, Address, Twitter, Facebook
Dedicated custom feature page (images and all relevant contact information, customized to your needs)
140×140 site-wide randomly rotated banner-ad placed mid-page on every venue page

OPTION 4: PAGE 2 DIRECTORY LISTING – $50 one-time fee per category – Expect up to 10 monthly click-throughs
Our Standard Directory Listing gives you visibility when a potential client is purposely seeking out vendors. The standard directory begins on PAGE 2 of a category, requiring the visitor to click on “See Full Directory” on PAGE 1.

Features:
Random rotational listing on Page 2 of a category
Listing includes: Logo, Website, Phone, Email, Pricing, Address

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CUSTOM ADVERTISING

Ask about our customized marketing program. We can create a customized advertising plan for your specific needs such as promoting events or targeted website traffic.
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