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ABOUT OUR READERSHIP
DIGYORKSHIRE.COM is the online guide to what’s on in Yorkshire.
Our readership of over 10,000 subscribers:
This is your best opportunity to reach thousands of cultural enthusiasts throughout the region and beyond – active, inquisitive people who are always on the look-out for new ideas for what to do in their spare time. In these pages you’ll find details of all digyorkshire.com’s services. Read on to find out more. If you can’t find what you’re looking for or want to talk through your best options, just e-mail the digyorkshire.com team on email@example.com, or call on 0113 320 0160 and we’ll be happy to help.
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FREE STANDARD LISTINGS
Got an event to promote? Add it to Yorkshire’s largest listings database.
To make your event stand out to our site readers, you can enhance your listings with a thumbnail image and a short description, so they appear more prominently in search results.
Not only do your listings go live on the digyorkshire.com site, where they are searchable by thousands of users, but they are also streamed to: • BBC Big Screens in Leeds, Bradford, Rotherham and Hull • Welcome to Yorkshire and partner websites
Your events will rise to the top of any particular search and they’ll be on a bolder background. You can do this cheaply and easily for all your events.
Once up on site your event will look like this:
Once up on site your event will look like this:
Please note: all events are checked for purposes of consistency before publishing, so please allow one working day for them to appear
COST: £10 per event or £400 per year for all of your events
FREE ONLINE TICKETING
For maximum exposure across the site, try one of our advertising banners.
Selling tickets through digyorkshire.com is easy, and free to use. You set up an allocation of tickets when adding your events. We process payments, collect the customer information and provide you with all the automated sales reporting you need. You then post the customer the tickets, have them collect at the box office, or you can offer an e-ticket option.
We support industry standard static or animated ads at the top of the page (Leaderboard: 728px x 90px) and at the side of the page (Skyscraper: 60px x 600px). You select the type of content alongside which your ad will appear, and you select the number of times your ad appears. It’s suitable for all organisations and all budgets. Choose from the following pages: Home; Art; Music; Stage; Film; Books; Days Out; Kids; Food/Drink COST: £10 pcm (per thousand page impressions) Struggling to find a design for your ads? DIGYORKSHIRE.COM can compile simple, animated banner ads from text and images you provide. Enough to get you started with online advertising. COST: £100 per design
COST: FREE. We charge the customer a 10% booking fee, and can charge a postage fee on your behalf. AFFILIATE TICKETING If you have your own online box office, you can still use digyorkshire.com to promote ticket sales. All we need are the relevant web addresses and we can put ‘BUY TICKETS’ links next to all your events. So wherever our readers find you on our site they’re just one click away from buying online. COST: £5 per event or £200 per year for all of your events
Want to target individuals directly? Use digyorkshire.com’s e-mail database for your e-flyers. We can segment the database by • Interests (see overleaf) • Town or City • County • Distance or drivetime from a postcode • Age Provide us with the content, and we’ll do the mailout for you, with full statistical reporting (click-throughs and open rates).
Select the artform interests that fit the group you are targeting, and we’ll provide you with the relevant mailing lists. Choose from: • Art • Music • Stage • Film • Books • Days Out • Kids • Food/Drink or the dozens of sub-categories we have.
COST: 15p per contact, plus £15 admin fee
Whatever you’re trying to publicise, the chances are we have a category that fits what you are looking for.
POSTAL LISTS We can also provide you with postal mailing lists, segmented the same way, for your direct mail. Let us know your requirements and we can provide you with the lists, already printed on labels and ready to go. COST: 15p per contact, plus £15 admin fee
For a full list contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
HOW TO ORDER
You can order any of these services via the promotion centre on DIGYORKSHIRE.COM • Log in to the site (or register if you’re a new user) • Click the ‘My Page’ tab • Click on ‘Promotion Centre’ • Follow the on-site instructions
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