Book & Pay for Ads Online

Essex Mums is one of the few local websites for families that even comes close to rivaling the national parenting websites. We have the best events and groups listings around, a wealth of information for parents and a friendly community of local mums. With an enormous social media  following as well as high traffic to the main website, it’s a great place to advertise for any size business.To download our media pack which includes stats, demographics etc. click here

For testimonials from previous advertisers, please click here Book your ad below then we will contact you to arrange what we will need from you, artwork, dates etc. Banner ads can run from any day of the month, newsletters go out on the first of each month.

If you would like help putting an ad together, we can provide this service free of charge.

Ad Overview

AD TYPE (click to
purchase)

ONE MONTH

THREE MONTHS

SIX MONTHS

ONE YEAR

TOP BANNER

80

200

350

600

HOMEPAGE
AD

45

100

175

300

SECTION
SIDEBAR

10

27

41

55

 

SITE-WIDE SIDEBARS

75

120

200

300

SCHOOL
HOLIDAYS
PAGES

10

27

41

55

FORUM
ALL POSTS

100

250

400

700

FORUM ALL POSTS – LOWER

50

125

200

350

 

ALTERNATIVE SHOPPING 

GUIDE

20

ESSEX MUMS LOVE…

20

50

90

150

 

AWARDS

SPONSORSHIP

50

 

AWARDS PACKAGE

 

175

HIGH PROFILE
PACKAGE

200

425

750

1250

 

MID-RANGE
PACKAGE

90

220

400

700

BUDGET PACKAGE

25

50

80

120

 

Other
Opportunities

Local Listings
Featured listings: from £2

Things to Do
Featured Event: from £1

Newsletter Advertising
Ads: from £10
Advertorial: £40

Permanent Ads: from £5
Advertorial Blog Post: £30
Social Media Advertising: from £7

Forum Sponsorship: £20

SPECIAL OFFERS!

 

Main Banner Ads

Top Banner
Appears on every page next to the Essex Mums banner and rotates with up to ten other spots. (600x160px)




 

 

Homepage Ad
Popular ads on the right of the homepage. Ads rotate randomly (250x210px)




 

 

Section Sidebar
Ad on sidebar of subsections. Choose from Pregnancy and Parenting, Blog, Recipes, Educational Activies, Getting Active, Local Listings, Reviews, Essex Mums Love…, School Holidays Pages and Special Offers sidebar (300x250px)




 

 

Site-wide Sidebars

Ad on sidebar of all Homepage and all subsections: Pregnancy and Parenting, Blog, Recipes, Educational Activies, Getting Active, Local Listings, Reviews, Essex Mums Love…, School Holidays Pages and Special Offers sidebar (300x250px)




 


School Holidays Pages

Ads on our school holidays pages, for Summer Holidays, Christmas, Easter and all half-terms, as well as Halloween and Fireworks night.

All ads include a space on the holiday page and in a mailout to 25,000+ subscribers.




 


Forum Ads

Forum Post Ad
Ad that appears at the top of EVERY forum post, topic, page etc. (30,000+ pageviews per month) (728px x 90px)




 

 

Lower Forum Post Ad
Large ads on every forum post (728px x 90px)




 

 

Forum Sponsorship
Post as often as you like in the Sponsors section and have all posts shared on our social media pages – choose 1 year or lifetime if you never want to have to renew.




 


Alternative Shopping Guide

Book for 2017 for £15 or 2017/18 for £25 or book a lifetime listing for just £50! NEW: Christmas 2016 listing for just £5!

Features:

  • Inclusion in the shopping guide: images and wording about shop in our Alternative Guide here: www.essexmums.com/shoppingguide/
  • Ad included on homepage
  • Five product listings: Five listings in this section – www.essexmums.com/productsguide/ (Ten when you book a lifetime listing)
  • Products listed shared on our facebook and twitter pages: These have more than 50,000 followers between them!
  • Products featured on homepage: Closer to Christmas there will be a gift ideas section of the homepage that features different product ideas each day.
  • Extra products: Just a pound each, and each one will be shared with our social media followers



 

Listing of Extra Products




 


Essex Mums Love….

Our 2016 awards were extremely successful, with tens of thousands of you voting for the people, places and things that make your like as a parent in Essex that bit more fun! You cas see who you chose in our Essex Mums Love section!

We’re already looking forward to the 2017 awards and you can be on board too with sponsorship and advertising packages that will be seen by voters and people browsing the pages alike!

Sponsorship of Essex Mums Awards: £50
Sponsorship of 2017 awards. Includes logo and link on awards pages, mailshots etc. throughout both the voting and the nominations stages. Take a look at the awards section here

Ad on Essex Mums Love… Page: £20

Ad on sidebar of Essex Mums Love… page

Sponsorship & Ad Package: £175
The premium package! Logo and link on all awards pages, mailshots, newsletters etc. throughout both the voting and the nominations stages. Plus the whole of 2017 on the Essex Mums Loves… main page!




 


Packages

Offering the best coverage on the site! Great for seasonal pages but good all year round.

1. Budget option
Ad on school holidays section, mailout to 25,000+ subscribers, section sidebar ad, bottom newsletter space, ‘featured’ event listing or business listing, social media promotion. Worth £50+ but you pay just £25




 

2. Mid-range option
Homepage ad, forum banner ad, school holidays section, mailout to 25,000+ subscribers, 3 x section sidebar ads, middle newsletter space, social media promotion and £5 social media ‘boost’, ‘featured’ event listing or business listing. Worth £125+ but you pay just £90




 

3. High Profile option
Top banner ad, homepage ad, forum banner ad, school holidays section, mailout to 25,000+ subscribers, all section sidebar ads, Essex Mums Love… section, top newsletter space, advertorial blog post about your event, advertorial in newsletter, social media promotion and £20 social media ‘boost’, plus ‘featured’ event listing or business listing. Worth £320+ but you pay just £200




 


Once you have listed your event here make it a Featured event at the top of the relevant page for just a pound a week, with an image or logo included too. Subscribe below and you will be charged on a weekly/monthly/yearly basis – when you want the listing to stop, just cancel your payment!

Pay Weekly – £1 per week




Pay Monthly – £4 per month



Pay Yearly – £40 per year



 

Newsletter Ads

Goes out once a month to more than 25,000 subscribers and is shared on our social media pages. Multiple spots available in each price range.

Spaces are large 160x600px ‘skyscraper’ ads. Advertorial is 100 words plus a logo and image.

View old newsletters here

Top Spaces




 

Middle Spaces




 

Bottom Spaces




 

Advertorial




 


Other Opportunities

Advertorial Blog Post: £30.00
Advertorial blog posts including picture and link, plus social media shares


 

NEW! Permanent Ads
Pay monthly for a permanent ad on the website. Ads are half-price for a limited time!


Permanent Listing – Website



(Minimum term of one year. After this point, the ad can be cancelled at your discretion. Any ads cancelled prior to this will be liable for repayment based on current ad prices for term taken out).

Facebook Adverts
Advertising via facebook posts that target our audience and their friends – tailor-made for Essex businesses




 


Special Offers

  • Half-price newsletter ads with code 50off

6 comments

  1. Hello,

    I just paid £50 via PayPal for Essex Mums Awards sponsorship but once I had paid it just took me back to the Essex Mums homepage. How do I submit my advert please?

    Many thanks,
    Sarah

    1. Hi, did you get my reply to you yesterday? I sent it to the address you used to pay with but let me know if you’d prefer it to be sent elsewhere!

  2. Hi ive just paid for the half price easter ad but there was no where to put in my details of what to put in the ad??
    Its to promote my usborne book venture.
    Violet Rose Books, on facebook and instagram @violetrosebooks. Available for book parties, baby showers and charity or school events

    1. Hi, did you get my email just now? I sent it to the address you used to pay with but let me know if you’d prefer it to be sent elsewhere!

  3. Hi,

    I was wondering how I go about putting an advert in your paper. I would like to advertise a Flat for renting. Could you please help me!!

    Many thanks for your help

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