Frequently Asked Advertising Questions
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Q: Can we make monthly payments for a Showcase Business Listing?
A: No, the fee is annual and must be paid before the Showcase Business Listing is published.
Q: Do you give quantity discounts if I want to purchase a banner or button ad for more than one month?
A: Yes, contact us for information.
Q: What payment methods do you accept?
A: We accept payments via PayPla and Square which accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover cards.
Q: Do you accept checks?
A: Yes, for advertising campaigns over $1000.
Showcase Business Listing FAQ's
Q: How will I get my advertising information to you?
A: After you've submitted your payment via the secure online payment link on our Advertising Guide page or a link we sent you via email, you will be directed to our online advertising design form where you will enter all of the information we need to publish your ad(s). If the form didn't come up for you, click here to access it.
Q: What image formats do you accept for our logo to be featured in our Showcase Business Listing?
A: You can upload or email .gif and .jpg images to be featured in your Showcase Business Listing
Q: How large can my logo/image be that is featured in my Showcase Business Listing?
A: Your logo/image can be up to 300 pixels wide and 90 pixels high
Banner and Button Ad FAQ's
Q: What image formats do you accept for banner and button ads?
A: We accept .gif, .jpg, and .swf files for button and banner ads
Q: Does my banner ad or button ad have to be the exact dimensions specified in the Advertising Guide?
Q: What size should by button ad be?
A: 300x250 pixels exactly
Q: What size should my leader board banner ad be?
A: 782x90 pixels exactly
Q: What size should my Guide page banner ad be?
A: 468x60 pixels exactly
Q: Can I submit an animated banner ad or button ad?
A: Yes, your banner or button ad can be animated with up to 3 frames each being at least 8 seconds in length. Sound is not permitted for banner and button ads. See video ads for more information.
Q: How many leader board banner ads will you accept in the rotation at a time?
A: Up to 6
Q: Will my button ad always be in the same position in the right column or will it rotate up and down?
A: At this time, button ads stay in the position they are originally published in. However, we may start rotating button ads up and down the column to give all button ads the same placement exposure.
Q: How many words can my newsletter ads include?
A: Up to 60 words with up to 3 consecutive words linking to your website
Q: What image format do you accept for my logo/image for the newsletter ad?
A: .gif or .jpg images. We do not accept .swf images for newsletter ads
Q: What size should my image be for the newsletter ad?
A: Your logo/image can be up to 200 pixels wide and 90 pixels high.
Q: I don't have a banner or button ad. Will you design one for me?
A: Yes, we will design a non-animated leader board banner ad, standard banner ad, or button ad for you for $30. We will design an animated leader board banner ad, standard banner ad, or button ad for you for $50.
Social Media (Twitter & Facebook) Ad FAQ's
Q: How many words or characters can my Twitter 'ad' include?
A: Up to 100 characters. Twitter allows for up to 140 characters but we need room to include hashtags and/or Twitter ID's in the final message that we send out to our Twitter followers.
Q: Can I include a link in my Twitter 'ad'?
A: No, we will link to your Showcase Business Listing on AtlantaMoms.com via the Twitter message that we send out.
Q: Will you create the Twitter message for us?
A: No, you must send the Twitter 'ad' to us. If you don't send it, we can not guarantee that we will create a Twitter 'ad' for you.
Q: How many words can our Facebook 'ad' include?
A: Up to 130 words.
Q: Can I include a link in my Facebook 'ad'?
A: No, we will link directly to your Showcase Business Listing from your Facebook 'ad'.
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