Advertising Opportunities on ShawGuides (The Guide to Recreational Cooking Classes & Vacation Programs)
ShawGuides is visited by thousands of people who want to increase their knowledge and abilities, for pleasure and/or profit. If you have a free listing on our site or offer a product or service related to one of our subject areas, we offer you an opportunity to target the individuals who are most likely to become your customers.
Increase Your Response by Subscribing to the Personal Message!
The Personal Message expands your listing into a mini-website that enhances your presence, increases the amount of information you can provide, and could dramatically increase your response.
Your program listing can have a slideshow of upto 9 rotating images for a visually striking effect
Detailed information about your program, upto 250 words, can be placed above your listing
A thumbnail version of your slideshow with a 25-word capsule is shown:
on the relevant Guide homepage
above free listings in Search Results
alongside free listings in the right panel
There are no competing ads or programs on your Personal Message listing page
Search engines, partner sites and RSS syndication gives your program even more visibility
The advertising fee covers the term of your subscription, no hidden costs or per click charges
And we can create your Personal Message for you, if you wish, at no extra charge!
note: the sample on the right is scaled down, your slideshows can be upto three times bigger
Detailed program description,
upto 250 words
gets your message
Search result capsule with 25-words
shows relevant information at a glance
The Personal Message is a cost-effective advertising solution that extends the reach of your program listing with minimal effort.
The subscription options for the Personal Message are
$150/3 months, $275/6 months, or $500/12 months
per listing. Changes to your text and images can be made at any time.
To begin, you can compose the text of your Personal Message and review it for one day at NO CHARGE. We are confident that you will absolutely love the results, so your trial Personal Message content will be active through tomorrow!
To submit your images and/or message and subscribe, click the "Add Personal Message" link at the top of your My Listing page.
ShawGuides sponsors who desire additional exposure and companies that are not sponsors but wish to inform our visitors of their related products and services can take advantage of the Featured Company/Program option, a 50-word text advertisement prominently highlighted by a border atop the left column on the home page and search results pages. Featured Company/Program ads rotate periodically for a minimum of 5,000 page views/month for each advertiser. The cost is $225/month.