For many clients,
classified advertising is an affordable, straightforward method of placing
advertising in Culturekiosque. Rates for a 30 day insertion are:
$25.00 for up to 25 words, $0.50 per word
over 25, $5 for a bold headline of up to seven words or fifty
characters. Email addresses, phone numbers and URLs count as one word. One
of each may be included. For a 90 day insertion, the rates are two times
the price of a 30 day insertion.
Contact our advertising department with the
proposed text of your advertisement. You will be contacted with a final
price, and details about completing our payment process. For fastest
inclusion, a major credit card should be used for payment. Payment by
check will delay the placement of your advertisement.
Euromedia Group reserves
the right to decline any classified advertisement for any
We accept a limited number
of sponsored listings in the Culturekiosque event calendar. This can
provide a cultural organization seeking exposure to a global audience a
means of publicizing events that do not receive editorial coverage.
Listings appear alongside listings of events selected by Culturekiosque
editors, and are indexed to appear alongside our listings in calendar
and web site searches. Sponsored listings are, however, marked
clearly as such to distinguish them from editorial listings, with the name
of a sponsor and a link to a Web page of the
Contact our advertising department with the specifics of the event
you wish to list in the Culturekiosque calendar. You will be contacted
with further information about the process of creating a sponsored listing,
pricing and payment terms, and samples of how a sponsored listing
Euromedia Group reserves
the right to decline any sponsored calendar listing for any
At present, advertisements are accepted in the
following common formats, as described in the Interactive Advertising
Bureau's Standards and
- Leaderboard Ads of
- Skyscraper Ads of
120x600 or 160x600 pixels
Ads can be delivered in JPEG, GIF or in some
cases rich media formats. All materials or instructions should be
submitted at least two weeks prior to the beginning of your advertising
Mid-flight changes to content should be received at
least five business days ahead of the time
the changes are to commence.
We reserve the right to charge an additional technical service
fee for changes to ad content.
First-time advertisers or sponsors in Culturekiosque
may be offered a discount on the first block of impressions
Banner Advertising Space Packages Available in Culturekiosque
Culturekiosque offers several different forms of banner ad
placements. These have been designed to provide advertisers with
the most appropriate exposure for their needs.
Advertising is generally
priced per CPM (cost per thousand impressions). For example, $20 CPM means
$20 per 1,000 impressions. While flight-time is typically sold in blocks
of 25,000 impressions, with a guaranteed minimum flight-time of 14 days,
smaller blocks, such as 10,000 impressions, can be purchased in some
cases. Longer minimum flight times can be negotiated. Contact our advertising department
for more details about
pricing for different ad packages.
For rich media ads, additional charges may apply,
upon review of the your creative. Such charges are negotiated on a
Leaderboard: Run of Site
Your ad appears above the
fold throughout all sections of Culturekiosque, which includes the
homepage, the front pages of
the individual sections,
individual feature stories, preview pages displayed to non-subscribers,
and pages listing the contents of our archives. Other sections which will
be included as part of a Run
of Site Rotation include Culturekiosque's Classical, Jazz and Opera departments
Klassiknet, Jazznet, and Operanet, as well as Dance, Art &
Archaeology, Nouveau, Cyberchef, and our Calendar.
- Skyscraper: Run of
appears throughout all sections of Culturekiosque, including the
homepage, the front pages of the individual magazines, the calendar
front page, single item calendar listings, calendar search results, and
pages listing the contents of our archives. Note that skyscraper ads on
the home page of the magazine and the calendar front page do not
generally appear above the fold.
- Limited Site Ad Rotation
Rotation of supported ad formats within limited portions of
the site, such as only within classical music, opera or
jazz, can be negotiated in some cases for a higher rate. Contact our
advertising department for more details
about rates in these circumstances.
Sponsorship of Culturekiosque Content
to traditional banner advertising, Euromedia Group, Ltd. also
offers highly specialized targeted marketing through specially designed
Sponsorships within Culturekiosque. Sponsorship packages guarantee an advertiser the exclusive
advertising rights within a particular article or articles in Culturekiosque. Within
the selected article or articles, we may include banner ads, links,
and marketing efforts especially designed to meet the needs of
the sponsor. Sponsorship programs also include the advertisers choice of any
of the three banner advertising programs. Since the ultimate design of
each Culturekiosque sponsorship program is unique and custom-suited to the
advertiser, costs vary. We take a flexible approach
to the structure, implementation, and cost of sponsorships
within its publications, and encourages prospective sponsors to
contact us with proposals.
Payment Terms and Conditions
Commission of 15% gross billing on all advertising and sponsorships
to recognized agencies when paid in 30 days. Any alteration or production
charges are noncommissionable.
All advertising and sponsorship billings direct to advertiser are
at published rates unless arranged otherwise in advance.
advertising agencies are jointly responsible for payment of
all funds due and payable to Euromedia Group, Ltd..
Euromedia Group, Ltd will invoice the agency or
advertiser upon publication and will Email the relevant URL where the
advertisement appears to the appropriate contacts at the agency or
advertiser, so long as the agency or advertiser has provided the Email
addresses to Euromedia Group.
Invoices must be paid within 30 days. Past due invoices are subject
to a 1.5% service charge per month.
Delinquent accounts may
be restricted from further advertising until accounts are paid
in full. Interruption in a multiple-impression block agreement due
to nonpayment will cause the advertiser to forfeit reduced rates. Culturekiosque
reserves the right to require full payment in
advance for all advertisements.
be made by a Letter of Agreement signed by Euromedia
Group, Ltd.or by a signed insertion order.
For advertisers under multiple-impression block agreements,
previous ads will be repeated if new artwork is not received by the
No conditions, printed
or otherwise, on advertiser's or agency's insertion order, billing
instructions or copy instructions which conflict with Euromedia
Group's stated policies will be binding on Euromedia
Euromedia Group, Ltd.
the right to refuse any advertising. Advertisers and
advertising agencies are responsible for the content of all
advertisements and for any resulting claims made against Euromedia Group, Ltd. or
Address all inquires, advertising orders or materials to