Accommodation Listings and Advertising Information
List your Accommodation on Islay Info
Most accommodation owners receive 50 to 80% of their bookings via the Islay Info website which makes it the no1 resource for Islay accommodation. The website receives more than 50,000 distinct visitors each month who in turn see over 600,000 pages! Getting your accommodation listed will bring you both visitors and, most important, bookings!
The costs for an accommodation listing are £69+VAT to create your listing and a £39+VAT subscription fee per year. Your listing will appear in the accommodation pages on Islay Info and you will receive an enhanced listing in the accommodation directory (see the two sample listings right). Changes can be made at all times at no cost. You will be invoiced when your listing is live and approved. The annual subscription fee will be invoiced in Spring of each year. Send an email to email@example.com for more info.
Businesses, artists or other local (charity) groups receive a free listing.
Each listing includes a link, picture and general description. I can usually obtain the information and any images needed for your entry from your web site. Examples of these listings can be found on the business and accommodation pages as well as the accommodation directory.
How to advertise on Islayinfo
In addition to you listing on Islay Info you can decide to advertise and maximize visibility of your business or property. Advertising on Islay Info is a highly cost-effective way to reach a very large number of potential visitors to Islay from around the globe. In 2006 the Islayinfo website received 28,000 distinct visitors which rapidly increased to almost 160,000 distinct visitors for 2007, 300,000 in 2008 and 400,000 in 2009. In 2010 the Islayinfo website received almost 500,000 distinct visitors, in 2012 there were 600,00 distinct visitors. To dramatically increase the visibility of your accommodation or business, Islay Info offers advertising space on both high- and low traffic pages on the Islay Info homepage and weblog with competitive rates that start as low as £50 per year. Ads on the Islay Info website can be subject to availability.
Advertising options (sample banner right)
There are three basic options to advertise, standard, budget and light.
- The "standard ad" is £110 per year and includes a banner (image of 170x110 pixels) with a link to your website on the Islayinfo homepage, weblog homepage, accommodation or business page and one area page. Currently Sold Out
- The "budget ad" is £80 per year and includes a banner (image of 170x110 pixels) with a link to your website on the weblog homepage, accommodation or business page and one area page.
- The "light ad" is £50 per year and includes a banner (image of 170x110 pixels) and a link to your website on the accommodation or business page and one area page.
Banners will be displayed in the right or left hand side column. Other options such as bigger banners, text links and/or more pages can be discussed. If you have a special request please email me.
Islay Web Design
Do you need a new or redesigned website?
If you don't have a business or accommodation website, or you want your current website redesigned, please have a look at our web design pages on www.braveheartwebdesign.co.uk. We offer search engine friendly and beautifully designed websites at very affordable rates. We also take care of domain registration, hosting and even the pictures of your property. Our support is second to none!
For example, one page websites are available from as little as £80. Find out more on www.braveheartwebdesign.co.uk.
All prices, updated on June 1st 2013, are incl 21% VAT unless stated otherwise.