Get in The Loop!
Advertise in Vashon Islands free Newspaper, The Vashon Loop. The paper publishes every other Week. Typically two times a month. A great way to publicize your event. Vashon Loop Rates per issue, summer 2011. We price our ads by the square inch—$6 per square inch.|
Although an ad can be any height you want, they work best when they fit into a column.
That means a width of 2 ½, 5, 7 ½ or 10 inches wide.
Here are some common sizes.
Business card Size .......$42
2.5x8 or 5x4……...... .$84
Quarter Page ........…$168
Half Page ……......... $336
Full Page ……...........$672
For more Information about out Print rates click here
Loop Deadlines for ad copy and Publication Dates 2016
August 15, paper out 8/18/16
August 29, paper out 9/1/16
September 12, paper out 9/15/16
September 26, paper out 9/29/16
October 10, paper out 10/13/16
October 24, paper out 10/27/16
November 7, paper out 11/10/16
November 21, paper out 11/23/16 **Thanksgiving/pre-Christmas
December 5, paper out 12/8/16
December 19, paper out 12/22/16
January 2, paper out 1/5/17
January 16, paper out 1/19/17
Our Olnine Rates
Sallen Group operates three website groups where advertising can be placed. The websites are targeted to engage people searching for information about Vashon-Maury Island. VashonMap.com is currently in the top 5 (#3) on a google search for Vashon. Vashon Loop is in the top 10 search on google for Vashon.
VashonGuide/Pages – VashonGuid.com is being positioned as a main portal of information for Vashon-Maury Island. The site hosts the business directory, classified ads and a coupon section. VashonPages.com will still go to the business directory and allow it to have some personality of its own but web traffic will be counted on VashonGuide.com.
Ad sizes 180x150 and 468x60 header.
VashonNews.com and VashonLoop.com represent this group of sites. VashonLoop.com is the online Version of the printed newspaper, The Vashon Loop. VashonLoop.com feeds stories to VashonNews.com. VashonNews.com has news feeds about Vashon Island it links back to the Loop site in several areas.
Ad sizes 180x150 and 468x60 header (728x90 VashonLoop.com only).
The above websites make up the three site groups where ads can be placed. Between the three site groups - 15,500 visitors a month (May 2011). All sites have good returning visitors stats.
On line Ad Pricing:
$240 / Year - Ad rotates along with up to 65 other ads on the three grouped sites listed above. Ad size 180x150
$150/ month – Exclusive Website Header Ad for one site group. Ad size 468x60. Full year commitment $1600
$140 / month – Exclusive, 180x150 front & inside page ad for one site group. Full year commitment $1500
$80 / year - Business directory listing, Images and link out on VashonMap.com
To place and ad contact: Steven Allen