Metro604 is an ideal medium to connect with the local market. With an average of 17,000 pageviews every month, advertising with Metro604 is an affordable, innovative means of reaching your desired audience.
Metro604 has seen monumental growth since its inception in 2008. In 2012, the site received 97,000 visits by 50,000 unique visitors, with a total of 197,000 pageviews. Metro604 has 1200 followers on Twitter and nearly 400 friends on Facebook.
Metro604 has a committed audience, with readers viewing, on average, 2 pages per visit and remaining on the site an average of nearly 2 minutes per visit. According to a reader survey, 20% of visitors view the site every day, and 39% return to the site every couple days. Growth is expected to continue as 50% of traffic is from new visitors.
Metro604 readers are young, well-educated, predominantly male, and tech savvy.
- 37% of visitors are between 21-30, while 35% are between 31-40.
- 52% have an annual household income of $45,000-$120,000, while 28% make over $120,000.
- 26% work in the sales and services sector, while 15% work in business or finance.
- Cars are the primary mode of transport for 49% of readers, while 38% use public transit.
- There is also a strong student demographic that frequents the site, with roughly 20% of readers currently in school.
- Readers’ most popular forms of media are blogs, followed by social networking, forums, and online newspapers.
How to Advertise
We offer advertising at three sizes: 250×60 pixels, 250×150 pixels, and 250×250 pixels. The 60 pixel option is our most affordable option, perfect for local businesses or campaigns. The 150 pixel option is our standard ad layout, previously used by non-profits and developers. The 250 pixel option is our newest choice, designed specifically for major ad campaigns.
Ad buys are monthly, with discounts for multiple-month campaigns.
[250x60] $70 per month. Save $10 with a two-month option at $130
[250x150] $130 per month. Save $10 with a two-month option at $250
[250x250] $275 per month. Save $25 with a two-month option at $525
All ads are hosted on the top-right hand side of the site and are visible on all pages of Civic Surrey, including archived posts.
To learn more about advertising on Metro604 or other partnership/marketing opportunities, contact us below.