Advertising Rate Card – Updated

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NEW ad rates effective August  1, 2017

 Note: AD rates in red are sold and under contract.
Note Ad Rates in Blue are sold at the moment.

Above the Logo Website Ads

 These ads appear on every page. Some are mobile-priority advertisements, too.

  1. Left & Right side wallpaper ad – $1,200 a month – not available for political advertising.
  2. Above the logo (ask about expandable ad) – $1,000 a month
  3. Header ad (ask about expandable ad) – $750 a month 
  4. small header ad – $600 per month

 

Right Side Website Ads

These ads appear on every page on www.FraminghamSource.com.

 

Right Side spot #1 – $450 a month 

Right Side spots #2 – $400 a month 

Right Side spot #3 – $350 a month –  Available Sept. 27.

Right Side spots #4 – $300 a month –  Available Sept. 27.

Right Side spots #5 – $250 a month 

Right Side spots #6 & #7 – $200 a month 

Right side #8 & #9  – $150 a month –

Right side #10 & #11 – $130 a month –

Right side spots #12 & #13 – $120 a month — (Available Sept 1)

Right side spots #14 and #15 – $100 a month – (Available Sept. 26)

Right side spots #16 and #17 – $85 a month

Right side spots #18-20 – $75 a month

Specialty ads available for an upcharge. See below for specialty ads.

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Website category or a special page ads:

  • Education Page – $350 a month – 
  • Education Page slot #2 – $300 a month
  • Education Page slot #3 – $250 a month 
  • Education Page slot #4 – $200 a month (Available Nov. 8, 2017)
  • Education Page slot #5 – $175 (Available Sept. 25)
  • Education page slot #6 – $150 (Available Dec. 1.)
  • Education Election SPECIAL (Slot #7) $150 a month – only 10 slots available – email publisher@FraminghamSource.com to learn more. (Sept, 7 to Nov. 7 )
  • Calendar page slot #1 – $350 a month 
  • Calendar page slot #2 – $300 a month
  • Calendar page slot #3 – $250 a month
  • Police/Fire Page slot #1 – $400
  • Police/Fire page slot #2 – $350 a month 
  • Police/Fire page slot #3 – $300 a month  – Available Sept. 23
  • Police/Fire page slot #4 – $250 a month – Available Sept. 27
  • Police/Fire page slot #5 – $175 a month
  • Police/Fire page slot #6 – $150 a month
  • Community Page – $300 a month – $75 a week 
  • Community page slot #2 – $250 a month (Available Sept. 25)
  • Community page slot #3 – $200 a month (Available Sept. 22)
  • Community page slot #4 – $175 a month
  • Community page slot #5 – $160 a month
  • Sports Page – $300 a month 
  • Sports page #2 – $250 a month – Available Sept. 26
  • Sports page #3 – $200 a month
  • Sports page #4 – $175 a month
  • Sports page #5 – $150 a month
  • Business Page Slot #1 – $350 a month – Available until December 1.
  • Business Page Slot #2 – $300 a month (Available Sept. 27)
  • Business page slot #3 – $250 a month – Available March 1.
  • Business page slot #4 – $200 a month 
  • Business page slot #5 – $175 a month
  • Sponsor the Obituary page – $350 a month – $87.50 a week
  • Politics page slot #1 – $300 a month – $75 a week.
  • Politics page slot #2 – $250 a month – Available – August 25
  • Politics page slot #3 – $200 a month – $50 a week.
  • Politics page slot #4 – $150 a month
  • Politics Election SPECIAL – $150 a month – only 10 slots available – email publisher@FraminghamSource.com to learn more. (August 26 to Sept 26).
  • Government page slot #1 – $300 a month – $75 a week
  • Government page slot #2 – $250 a month
  • Government page slot #3 – $200 a month – Available Sept. 5
  • Government page slot #4 – $150 a month
  • Arts & Entertainment sponsorship – $300 a month – $75 a week.
  • A&E Slot #2 – $200 a month
  • Purchase other specific category pages – $250 a month – $62.50 per week.
  • Home of the Week – $200 a month – $50 a week (publishes on Sundays)
  • Weekend Picks – $100 a month – $25 a week – (Column publishes minimum once a weekend, maximum twice)

 

Center Advertising 

AD slot below the categories (fly-out ad) – $400 a month – $100 a week (Available November 8.)

Slot #1 – a 720 by 90 Banner ad – $300 a month – $75 per week (sample below) (Available Nov. 8)

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Slot #2 & Slot #3 – two  300 pixels by 300 pixels square ads available – $300 a month –

Slot #4 & Slot #5 – 2 smaller 720 x 90 banner ads – $200 a month – $50 per week

Slot #6 & #7 – two 300 x 250 square ads available – $250 a month – $62.50 per week

Slot #8 – 720 x 90 banner ad – $200 a month – $50 per week

Slot #9 & #10 – two banner ads – $160 a month – $40 per week

Slot #11 – 720×90 banner ad – $120 a month – $30 per week

Slot #12 – 720×90 banner ad – located at bottom of the page – $100 a month – $25 per week

 

Discounts available for 6 month or 12 month contracts on everything but the square directory ads.

NOTE: No discounts available on the specialty ad pricing

  • Purchase 6 consecutive months – take 5% off

  • Purchase a 1-year contract – take 10% off

 

Advertisers can provide camera-ready ads or Source can help you design an ad.

There is a cost for ad design.

Below are some of our special advertising options:

Pricing below, except where noted, is in addition to the monthly rates, except where noted.

LEFT & RIGHT SIDE WALLPAPER Advertising — $1,200 a month

(This is the monthly rate, no additional charges.)  Not available for political advertising


ABOVE THE LOGO EXPANDABLE AD — $1,000 a month

(This is the monthly rate, no additional charges.)

 

SLIDE IN — $1,500 a month

(This is the monthly rate, no additional charges.)

This ad slides in when a reader gets half-way down any page.

POP UP AD — $1,000 a month

(This is the monthly rate, no additional charges.)
Email publisher@FraminghamSource.com if interested in the pop-up ads. 

POST IT AD — $750 a month

The ad appears in the right hand corner.



*** Framingham Source Designed Ads
These ads can be designed by Source and placed onto www.FraminghamSource.com
They are not available for the newsletter.

AMAZING CUBE AD – Extra – $50 per month

YOU TUBE VIDEO AD – Extra – $50 a month

 

AD OF THE DAY – Extra – $50 a month

 

FACEBOOK AD – Extra – $40 a month




TWITTER AD – Extra – $35 a month

INSTAGRAM AD – Extra – $35 a month



SLIDESHOW AD – Extra – $30 per month


REAL ESTATE SPECIAL – Extra – $30 per month

 

BEFORE & AFTER AD – Extra – $25 per month



SCRATCH AD – Extra – $25 per month



FLIPPER AD – Extra – $25 per month



COUNTDOWN AD – Extra – $25 per month



COUPON AD – Extra – $20 per month

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Newsletter Ads

Daily newsletter top alots #1 and #2 – $300 a month – equivalent to $75 a week

Slots #3 & #4 – $200 a month – $50 a week

Slots #5 & 6 – $100 a month – $25 a week

Breaking News ad slot  – $350 a month

Video ads available in the newsletter at an additional charge of $50 a month

 

Sponsored EDITORIAL POST:

These are editorial reports NOT written by Source but sponsored by a business, individual, or organization.

Email publisher@FraminghamSource.com for rates