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Why Advertise in CommsUpdate?

Attractive audience: CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:

  • International carriers
  • Wholesale service providers
  • Equipment and software vendors
  • Telecom investors
  • Regulators

Global reach: Few advertising platforms can match the reach of CommsUpdate. We have readers in 185 countries—from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe—who all share a keen interest in the global communications marketplace.

High visibility: We limit each edition of CommsUpdate to a maximum of four ads. Your message won’t compete for space and attention with other adverts.

Daily Email Ads

CommsUpdate offers two sizes and four locations for daily email advertisements:

  • Top and bottom banner ads: 468×60 pixels
  • Sidebar skyscraper ads: 120×600 pixels

All advertisements should be submitted in .jpg, .gif, or .png format with 72 dpi resolution. We strongly advise against using animated .gif images and do not accept Flash-based advertisements.

Advertisements will link to the URL specified by the advertiser. See a sample HTML email.

All rates are per five-day week. Consecutive weeks are not required for frequency discounts, but insertion dates must be specified at the time of first booking. All rates are in U.S. dollars.

1 week 2 weeks 4 weeks
Top Banner $1,800 $1,600 $1,400
Side Banner $2,100 $1,800 $1,500
Bottom Banner $1,600 $1,400 $1,200 Content Packages

Targeted content packages are designed around core CommsUpdate subject areas that are given special weekly attention in CU materials.

Advertisers are given exclusive “brought to you by” logo placement on as well as four corresponding email ads, one per week.

CommsUpdate Homepage Package: Four-week sponsorship adjacent to CommsUpdate’s latest and greatest stories on the CU homepage, as well as corresponding email ads for every day of homepage sponsorship.
Starts at $5,000

MVNO Monday Package: Four-week sponsorship adjacent to Monday’s CommsUpdate content on virtual operator developments, as well as four email ads for four consecutive Mondays.
Starts at $4,000

Cable Compendium Package: Four-week sponsorship adjacent to Friday’s CommsUpdate content on submarine and terrestrial developments, as well as four email ads for four consecutive Fridays.
Starts at $4,000

IoT Package: Four-week sponsorship adjacent to bimonthly CommsUpdate content on M2M/IoT, as well as four email ads for four consecutive IoT Digests.
Starts at $2,000

Ad Policies

All reservations and content must be received no later than 12:00 PM Eastern (U.S.) time the Thursday before the week of the scheduled promotion. TeleGeography retains the right to reject advertisements if they compromise the editorial integrity of CommsUpdate or if they are otherwise deemed inappropriate. Please note that CommsUpdate does not run on official United Kingdom holidays or on weekends.

You can download even more information about CommsUpdate advertising here.

To book an advertisement, or for more information, please call us at +1 (202) 741 0020 or send us an email.

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