Planning to reach more people by newspaper advertising? Or looking to advertise only to your target consumers? Looking for newspaper advertising rates or confused about which cities to target?
We have answers to all your Media planning questions pertaining to Newspaper advertising.
The Asian Age is a lucrative advertising option for advertisers in metro cities across most product categories. English-language Indian daily newspaper with editions published in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata. It also prints an "international edition" in London. It was launched in February 1994. Advertising wise it is a great option to achieve a wide coverage & Circulation figures for The Asian Age and Deccan Chronicle together come to over a million copies a day. With over 60 years of experience in publishing Deccan Chronicle and over ten for The Asian Age, it is with confidence and élan that we look at the future and the coming decades.
As a paper, The Asian Age stands for news. Ever since its inception it has set new standards in unbiased and fearless reporting. The thrust of the paper is as much local as national and international. The Asian Age was one of the first papers in India to publish a daily city/regional supplement extensively covering local news. This practice continues. The Asian Age is India's only paper which has found a perfect blend of national and international news nd hence stands as a very viable option for advertisers who are looking for a broad target group, and the first comment pages in the country, catering to all reader groups. Being a national newspaper, The Asian Age keeps its eyes and ears open to all that is happening in the country today, be it in the power corridors of Delhi or in a border village in Kashmir. International news is another of its strong points. Several readership surveys have cited The Asian Age for the wide spectrum of international news it provides. A recent national survey shows how the readership of the paper has risen phenomenally among the internet savvy and the upwardly mobile.
The Asian Age is global in more ways than one. It has established a unique editorial tie-up with one of the world's leading global English newspapers, The New York Times. Every Saturday, The New York Times prepares an exclusive 8-page supplement for the Delhi and Mumbai editions of The Asian Age. The New York Times International Weekly is a compendium of the best articles and news features from leading journalists in the United States.
Classified Text: The first option of advertising are in the form of Text ads in the classified section. These are printed on The Asian Age’s classified pages in run on words format. Some newspaper advertisers also prefer adding enhancements like screen, tick, color for extra visibility. These classified advertisements are popularly booked for Sunday matrimonials, property, real estate, change of name, lost & found, astrology categories.
Classified Display: The second advertising option are the Display advertisements. These Ads enable usage of pictures and logos and allow customized font sizes according to your brand signage. Display Ads can be booked both in The Asian Age for color and Black & White. The display advertisements are a little more expensive than the classified ads. You can refer our cards for the exact rates. The width of this Advertisement is fixed at a maximum of 1 column. Ideally suited for Recruitment, Business, Obituary, Education, Tenders, Public Notice advertisers.
The two types of classified ads, namely Classified Text and Classified Display ads are charged differently due to the difference in their formats. Classified Text Ads also known as Run on line ads are charged on the basis of the number of lines/characters/ words used in the content of the advert. Classified Display ads a.k.a as column ads are calculated according to the amount of space taken up by the advert in per sq.cm unit. Classified display ads are available both in colored and black and white format and their size can only be altered in height or length.
To book your classified advertisement in The Asian Age, take the following steps:
Select Ad Type, Newspaper & Location: Select Classified Text or Classified Display Ad as per your requirement. Choose the newspaper and the preferred editions to view rates. Select a single edition or package based on your budget.
Compose Ad: Compose your Ad with the help of our samples or seek expert advice from our team. Use enhancements for higher visibility. The Media Ant can help you with the creative designing also at minimal rates.
Select Date & Make Payment: Select the release date(s) and after that preview the booking details. Once finalized, proceed to make payment by any online/offline modes to confirm your booking.
1. Can The Media Ant help me make the plan?
Yes. We offer free newspaper planning.
2. How should I select the newspapers?
Use the filters on left hand side to get a list of relevant newspapers for yourself. The filters available are Publications, and Language
You can also use the Geography search bar to look for newspapers that are circulated only in specific areas.
Once you have a list of newspapers that are suitable for you to advertise, use sorting filters to pick the best once. Sorting is possible basis circulation, readership, cost and most popular on The Media Ant
3. What are the possible innovations in newspaper advertising?
Apart from the regular print advertisements, some examples of innovative advertising options in Newspapers are Pointer ads, Ear Panels, samplings and Newspaper Jackets.
4. Are there options outside of print advertising available in newspapers?
Yes. Many newspapers also offer advertising on their website where you can put in the ads according to the content of the page and the geography you are targeting.
1. Once I have finalized the plan what is the next step?
Once you have finalized the plan, you can book the ad online. You can make the payment online as well as upload the artwork. In case you want to book your ad offline, kindly mail the selected list of Newspapers and the edition to Help@TheMediaAnt.com
2. How do I pay?
You can pay either online, cheque or bank transfer.
3. What proof do I get once the activity is complete?
After the advertisement has been printed, a soft & a physical copy of the newspaper along with the invoice will be sent to you.
4. Will The Media Ant help me make the ad/creative?
We help in making ads for advertising in newspapers. The rate for this service is dependent on the requirement and the cost in not included in the price list.