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ADVERTISING STARTS AT ONLY
$29.99 MONTHLY PAYMENT*
Please self-register to advertise in the Entry Level Program detailed just below. Once in, you may upgrade your ad anytime of the year at lowest rates.
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*ENTRY LEVEL AD RATES
All advertisers self-register at http://www.theteahousetimes.com and pay a $29.99 monthly payment for an entry level advertising package. View sample issue -here- Entry level ads show on page two. - Two payments go towards each bi-monthly issue of The Tea House Times publication. Benefits are outlined below.
Entry level advertising includes:
- A two-line text ad in each issue of The Tea House Times.
First line is your website, second line is a max. of 45 characters/spaces total.
Advertising upgrades available to full color display ads at lowest rate (details below)
-Using your log-in credentials - Advertisers also receive access to Subscriber areas of our website including current and back issues of The Tea House Times
Additional Value Added Benefits for Advertisers (no additional fee):
- Your special events (tea related) added to The Tea House Times online calendar. Events are shared in our weekly eNews.
- Your news releases added to a dedicated tea news feed with feature on our home page feed. Also shared in our weekly eNews.
- Listing in one of our online directories as applicable to style of business:
Serving Tea – Tea and related goods/Tea Bureau – Tea Speakers Bureau
- Submit articles for consideration (online posting will provide links to your website)
- Product Reviews: Your review is moved to the front of the line and includes mention online and in print. (Non-advertisers receive online mention only.)
Contact us for more information about submitting News and Product Samples
All entry level advertisers will receive our lowest 6x ad rate for color ad upgrades/display advertising of 1/8 page up to full page ad. No matter the frequency. Place your upgraded color display ad 1x or 6x per year and receive the same low rate. You may view rates and self-order at any time once registered and logged in. All 1/4 page+ advertisers receive a bonus home page web ad.
(Any advertiser wishing to place a one-time ad outside of our automated system will pay full price, 1x ad rate.) Full price, single insertion rates normally range from $300 for 1/8 to $2400 for full page - these rates are further discounted once logged in if you are part of our entry-level ad package year-round.
The Tea House Times is available in print by demand and digitally by accessing our website. Once logged in, advertisers and subscribers may access current and back issues for no additional fee. Because of our unique digital distribution partnerships, we are reaching half a million readers - a mix of tea businesses, finer inns, and tea loving consumers. New distribution partnerships are welcome and growing through the year. Contact us if you'd like to participate.
Since 2003 we have been providing tea rooms and tea business owners with quality resources and value added advertising packages. We offer traditional advertising in The Tea House Times, book and product reviews, education, website creation, trade show representation, and online advertising options.
**NOTES: We reserve the right to deny site access and decline advertising as outlined in our registration policies. Please do not register for Ad Level access if your business or product does not somehow relate to TEA. Advertisers should somehow relate to the enjoyment of tea, tea accessories, tea, gifts appropriate for tea rooms, or products made for tea ceremonies and tea traditions, etc. etc. We welcome all establishments serving tea including finer inns, hotels, b&bs, restaurants, tea rooms, coffee shops. If you have questions, please contact us first.
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CALENDAR EVENT ENTRIES
The cost to list each calendar event is $45 per event. There is no fee if you are a registered ad level user of our website or if the event is a fundraiser and you send us your non-profit designation. (Your event must somehow relate to tea)
PRESS RELEASE POSTING
The cost to post your press release at our website is $45 per posting. Mention of and link to your press release will be given in one of our emails to our list members and registered website users. There is no fee for registered/paid ad level users of our website for one press release per month.
ISSUE Ad Due Date Issue Available by:
JanFeb Nov 15 Mid Dec
MarApr Jan 15 Mid Feb
MayJune Mar 15 Mid Apr
JulyAug May 15 Mid June
SepOct July 15 Mid Aug
NovDec Sep 15 Mid Oct
BANNER AD/SPONSOR DETAILS
BUTTON AD: $250 per month, three month minimum. Size 150x150 pixels Placement: Home page right column.
A very limited number of Banner Ads are available in various locations at our website. The banner size is 400 px wide x 80 px high. The rate is $1000 annually per ad space. Discounted rate for Registered Ad Level Users of our website is $800 per year per ad in this space and your particular user level and monthly payment must be active throughout the cycle of the banner ad. If you wish to place a banner ad for a shorter period of time, the monthly rate is $250 with a minimum of 3 months placement.
WEBSITES FOR TEA BUSINESSES
TRAINING WEBSITE: We offer Custom/Private internal tea training websites for larger tea corporations.
BASIC WEBPAGE/WEBSITE: If you have a tea room or small tea business in need of an internet presence, but not necessarily an online shop, contact us for details to create and host a webpage for you!
Tea rooms tell us that 80 percent of their business comes from the webpage we created for them. Plus - parties - special events and more. Your webpage pays for itself in one business day or party/event.