ADVERTSING AT NO COST
Non-Profit Organisations, Charities, Religious Institutions
and Sports Clubs contribute significantly to Nigel's overall
quality of life and improve Nigelites' ability to connect with
each other and build the community.
They are all are welcome to advertise in the Nigel Business
Directory at NO COST.
SEVEN REASONS WHY YOU OUGHT TO ADVERTISE
IN THE NIGEL BUSINESS DIRECTORY
advertising is fast becoming a major marketing tool, providing
fast, effective, targeted and measurable results, offering
real value for money and flexibility.
1. Your target audience is Nigel.
Nigel Business Directory only accepts adverts from businesses
which are located or operate in Nigel. In the event of the
absence of a certain type of business in Nigel, we may, at our
own discretion, accept an advert from a non-Nigel business,
provided that the advertiser services the Nigel community.
This stipulation implies that all businesses in this Directory
are within reach of Nigel residents. Furthermore, it promotes
local consumer support.
2. Your customers are online.
More than ever, consumers use the Internet to research and
select products to purchase. Your advertising will prompt them
to consider your products and services.
Your competitors are online.
Not only are your direct competitors advertising online, but
also there are many companies that now use the Internet to
target your customers. How to fight back? Make sure your
customers see your advertising to remind them why they like
your products best.
4. Cost effective.
With online advertising, you can reach a large audience 24
hours a day, 7 days a week,
quickly and at lower cost than many other media. From only
R100 per month, you can have a presence in the Nigel Business
5. Extend your trading hours.
Online advertising can extend your trading hours to 24 hours a
day, 7 days a week by offering your clients information about
your business, services and products any time, day or night.
Furthermore, your clients will be able to communicate with you
via email, without waiting to phone you the next morning.
6. Expand your geographical boundaries
With the Internet, there are no geographical boundaries, so
you reach a larger audience. Online advertising allows local
businesses to penetrate new markets in other geographical
areas and it is a very effective means of reaching new
7. Enhance your business image
Online advertising shows your potential customers that you are
a legitimate operation that takes its business seriously. Even
if they have never heard of you, an address on the Internet
stands out in other literature as testimony of your commitment
to your business, your product or service, and your
reputation; and shows that you care enough to reach all
markets and keep your customers informed.
ADVERTS, ADVERTISING COSTS & IMAGE ADVERTS
Each advert consists of the following:
◊ Category Listing
- A text entry in a category page (left menu), with your
business' details and with a
link to your website or webpage.
for Ferryvale Pharmacy see Health & Medical >
◊ Directory of Advertisers
- An entry in the Directory of Advertisers page, in
alphabetical order, with the
name of your business and a link to your website
see Directory of Advertisers > Ferryvale Pharmacy)
- If you do not have a website to link your advert to, we will
a webpage for you, at no cost,
with your own internet address,
◊ Image Advert
- An image advert to be placed on any page in the Nigel
Directory website, with a link
to your website or webpage.
(e.g. see Ferryvale Pharmacy's
2. ADVERTISING COST
The cost of advertising in the Nigel Business Directory,
depends on the location of your Image Advert:
◊ R200 per month
- Image Advert in the Front Page
◊ R100 per month
- Image Advert in any page other than the Front Page
There are two types of Image Adverts, depending on their
location within the website:
◊ Classic Advert
- Static GIF image, 146 pixels wide by 102 pixels high
◊ Sliding Banner Advert
- Static GIF image, 146 pixels wide by 45 pixels high
SUBMIT AN ENQUIRY TO PLACE AN ADVERT ON THE NIGEL BUSINESS
If you require
any further information or would just like to enquire about
advertising in the Nigel Business Directory, submit an enquiry
now, placing you under no obligation.