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Dig Imperial Beach


Call (619) 844-9142 or email is all about the community in and around Imperial Beach and covers some South County News as well, By advertising in you are reaching the people who live, work and play in the community of Imperial Beach.

We have 4 main areas you can advertise and promote your business with Dig Imperial Beach:

1. A fixed placement advertisement on our website,

2. A spot on our Monthly Imperial Beach Community Calendar

3. In our twice monthly Newsletter  (Note: we may go weekly in near future)

4. A feature Article about your business in

We can set up a ad campaign for as little as $15 a month on up to whatever is needed to reach your advertising needs.

The best ad package is the one that helps you achieve your goals at the best price. Talk to us about your needs and budget and let us see what we can put together for you!  Ask for details.

Below is a information that shows some ad prices placements and sizes. 

*Ad Rates for Dig Imperial Beach Note: Ad packages are available for 3. 6 & 12 months at reduced rates. Packaged ads that combine Website, Newsletter & Community Calendar are available at reduced rates.

Website Ad Prices  - Prices quoted are per month unless stated otherwise
Pushdown Ad (970x66 pixels): $200 • Most visible ad on site • 100% site coverage • Most visible ad on site and mobile
Sidebar Ad (300x250 pixels): $50 to $150 • 98% site coverage 
Snapshot Ad (300x125 pixels):  $50 - $100 Like sidebar, just smaller
Skyscraper Ad (160x600 pixels): $75 • Directory and Calendar pages only
Inline Ad (628x60 pixels): $15 - $75 • 40% site coverage • highly visible on homepage
Advertorial Ad (a.k.a Feature article about your business): Price varies on multiple factors. We will publish an article about your business and feature it on our main page. Minimum $50. Price depends on how much is written and how many days you want it featured on our main page per month. 

Enhanced Ad Formats (works in above ad spaces)
Flipper A banner ad that, when hovered over, will "flip" to reveal its other side, which is a second banner ad. Impressive and fun. Note: Uses innovative browser features, so older browsers won't work great. Additional $15/month.
Social Media Ads: additional $15/month. Ad will turn your latest post to Facebook or Twitter into an ad. It will check your site every hour and then turn your latest post into an ad.
Coupon Create a cutout-style coupon to promote a sale or event. When your customers click on it, they will be taken to a mobile-friendly page where they can print the page or keep it handy on their mobile device. $50/month.
Expandable/Flyout This is an ad which, when hovered over, will expand outward and display a second image in either the top, right, left, or bottom direction. Responsive and mobile friendly. Currently in 'beta', but stable. $25/month.
Scratch Off Ad Just like a lottery scratch-off! Specify a front image that can be scratched and an optional back image that will display underneath the scratched area. You can also enter freeform text to be displayed instead. $25/month.

Monthly Dig Imperial Beach Calendar of Event Ads – currently sold out
Prices start at $50

Newsletter Ads –  Currently distributed twice a month
Prices start at $15 per newsletter and go up from there depending on location and type
Ask for more information if interested.

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