Advertise on WebUrbanist

Why Advertise on WebUrbanist? Our collective authors and editors are trend hunters and creators with over 20 years of combined web publishing experience. WebUrbanist has an elite team of writers who regularly publish original content as well as loyal readers with disposable income and a taste for new designs and technologies.

Unique and Influential: Advertising on WebUrbanist reaches both our the core demographic but can also lead to coverage on high-traffic online magazines that look to WebUrbanist for content inspiration and fresh new ideas.

Traffic and Readers: WebUrbanist is the most popular alternative art and urban design publication online, with over 500,000 monthly RSS subscribers and around 1,000,000 monthly on-site visitors, putting the site in the top 25K on Alexa and top 500 on Technorati.

Reputation and Links: WebUrbanist has been featured on the front pages of social news sites including Metafilter, Digg, Reddit, Fark, StumbleUpon and Pinterest. The site and its content have been written about and linked from major national news websites and other publications including The Guardian, Gawker, Gizmodo, FOX, MSNBC, WebWare, Pronet Advertising, Wired, Mental Floss, Neatorama, Dark Roasted Blend and the MyBlogLog Blog.

Visitors and Demographics: Our surveys show our readers to be split almost 50-50 along gender lines with a slightly more male than female audience. The vast majority are over 18 years old and college educated – the plurality are between 18 and 35. Half earn over $60,000 annually and 25% earn over $100,000 a year. The majority of traffic comes from the United States (followed by the UK, Canada, Australia and Western Europe).

Sizes and Placements: WebUrbanist offers a variety of standard IAB advertisments as well as custom solutions to fit advertiser needs, including high-profile placements in high-CTR locations across the entire website or targeted by category.  We are also open to other scales, sizes, specific targeting requirements and entirely unique and custom sponsorship solutions. However, we will not compromise our editorial conduct nor violate conventional webmaster best-practice approaches.

Get Started Right Now: Contact us for more information but be sure to include as much relevant information as possible, such as:  (1) what product, service or site you wish to advertise, (2) what your primary goals are for a campaign – including budget, and (3) what kinds of advertising you are interest in (e.g. CPM vs. flat fee, ROS vs. targeted, IAB vs. smaller button ads). Please keep in mind that we receive dozens of new inquiries daily, so the more details you send the more likely we are to respond.