I hope that you’ll take the time to read the information
below and to consider supporting WinePress.US by taking advantage of
banner ad placement rotation program available.
The members of WinePress.US are very loyal to the supporters of the site.
Great things are happening at WinePress.US. Facebook,
Twitter and other social outlets are integrated into the
Each year, WinePress.US hosts an annual
Winefest in a different city each year. Also, I have just added some new features and upgrades to the
WinePress.US forum, such as a blog section and photo gallery for
members and a
section for members to find other wine makers or clubs near them,
broken down by country and state.
I look forward to your thoughts and hopefully building a
working relationship in the near future.
Now in this economy as budgets tighten, it's best to move your advertising dollar
from subscription based magazines, to the places that people will
then go to once they decide that they need to cancel their
subscriptions. They will go to the Internet to get the
same amount of information, if not even more, having direct access
to manufacturers and distributors all for FREE. They will flock
to www.WinePress.US even more
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WinePress.US wine making and grape growing
discussion forum has recently set
new records for it’s member usage. WinePress.US has had
13 consecutive months of over 10 million hits each month.
The numbers show continuous growth and increasing membership activity.
WinePress.US has grown to roughly 17,000 members, with over
posts related to wine making, grape growing, cellar construction and
This is nearly 13,000 more members than the largest
Yahoo, Google, MSN or any other wine making discussion forum. It has
taken many of the Yahoo discussion groups 6 to 10 years to get a
third of that large of membership.
I started this site a several years ago to best
document my wine making hobby and experiences, as well as for others to learn and share
their experiences. Initially, I had viewed this venture as a
“hobby expense”, but again recently reached a point where I must
either increase my hardware, software,
etc., capabilities, or let my web site viewers experience
degradation of services with
slower speeds, etc. I
originally built the site with the intention of
little or no “advertising”, instead
relying upon strong relationships with
various suppliers who offered certain incentives.
Due to the server
hardware, software, Internet access, server collocation, management
server, server updates, search engine & directory registration,
are more than I had originally anticipated.
Many of the other discussion forums make the
members click through whole
page ads before they can read a message or post. This format is a
and time waster for a viewer and may be why many other forums or
groups do not
many posts as WinePress.US. They may have a large number of members,
majority of those members never come back. Many registered once and
for a while, and no longer visit that forum.
WinePress.US does not have
this problem. WinePress.US members are very active with many of them
logging in several times daily.
several advertising options. Companies can choose from banner
ad space on the top and bottom of each page, skyscraper ad space on
the main forum page, or smaller tile boxes on the main forum page.
Each of these options have display quantity and term length options.
should show a great opportunity for the right companies to
advertise and associate themselves with WinePress.US and its
There are other smaller wine making web
sites selling 10,000 page views banner ads for
$300 to $600 per month with 12 month commitment terms.
I have packages that far exceed the advertising company’s
return compared to these “other” sites’ packages. WinePress.US has
much greater viewer traffic as well.
I have small programs for the local wine making supply shop
to packages for top manufacturers in the industry.
Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
for a list of the available banner ad program choices.
What does this mean if you agree to support
WinePress.US with a banner advertisement campaign? Your banner ad will appear in a rotation each time the
page is viewed. The average viewer to the forum spends 27 minutes in
General Web Stats for August 2010
I sincerely appreciate your input as well as
look forward to a strong
working relationship. I am sure that you will find the value in
on this web site, which has such dedicated and loyal viewers and
participants. At your request, I can provide you with an ad rate sheet for
your review. Thank you again for your time and
consideration. I wish the best for your business, your health, your
and your cellar.
I would also like to invite you to become a
member for FREE in the
discussion forum. The members range from chemists, vineyard / winery
suppliers, supply manufacturers, kit manufacturers, wine clubs, veteran and
makers. This is a
great way for companies to get the “pulse” of the small winery, home winemaker & grape growing industry first hand from the customers’
more people we have in the family, the greater the knowledge
base for everyone.
This is one of the reasons that WinePress.US is so
successful. I hope to see you as a registered member soon.
look forward to your reply and interest in supporting www.WinePress.US
with a banner advertisement.
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