Advertise on The Sweet Setup

Interested in promoting your awesome product, service, or company directly to our readership and site visitors? Great! Here are the two ways you can advertise with us:

  1. Sponsorship package: $500: This is the best way to reach our entire audience and readership. When you book a sponsorship you get a sponsored blog post, two month-long banner ad placements, and placement as the exclusive sponsor in our weekly email newsletter.

  2. Banner ads ($150): A one-month placement in the top sidebar spot featuring an image and accompanying text, as well as placement in the lower sidebar spot which features a large image.

To book a sponsorship or banner ad campaign, please email Shawn Blanc.

Site Demographics and Engagement

Because we review and recommend the best Mac and iOS apps for certain needs and workflows we have become a resource for people looking to find the best app for their needs. Therefore our readership is, by nature, a group of discerning, intelligent people who are willing to spend money on high-quality products.

  • Average monthly pageviews: over 500,000 (in December 2016 we served 514,749 pageviews)

  • Subscribers: 30,000 via RSS, Twitter, and our email newsletter.

  • The overwhelming majority of our readership use an Apple device. Roughly 27% of site visitors are on an iPhone, 13% are on an iPad, and 38% are on a Mac.

  • Over 20-percent of the visitors to our site click through to the App Store to buy an app. And of those, 50-percent of them continue on to purchase an app.

  • Our weekly email newsletter has an open rate of 55% (more than 3x the industry average for a newsletter like ours) and a click-through rate of 20% (6x the industry average for a newsletter like ours).

Sponsorship Info

When you book a sponsorship package, here is what you get:

  • A sponsored blog post that is posted on the site, served to our RSS and Twitter feeds, and that will live in the archives forever.
  • Exclusive sponsorship placement within our weekly email newsletter.
  • A thank-you link in our end-of-week roundup post.
  • A one-month run of two separate banner ads — one in our top sidebar spot, featuring an image and accompanying text, and the other in our lower sidebar spot which features a large image.
  • A thank you tweet from our site’s Twitter account.
  • Banner ads begin the week of your sponsorship and continue on for one month.

Sponsorship Package Schedule

Jan 2 – Jan 8 Booked
Jan 9 – Jan 15 Booked
Jan 16 – Jan 22 $500
Jan 23 – Jan 29 Booked
Jan 30 – Feb 5 Booked
Feb 6 – Feb 12 $500
Feb 13 – Feb 19 Booked
Feb 20 – Feb 26 $500

To book a sponsorship, please email Shawn Blanc.

Sidebar Banner Ads Info

If you’d like to run a banner ad in our sidebar, month-long placements are $150.

This includes placement in the top sidebar spot which features an image and accompanying text, as well as placement in the lower sidebar spot which features a large image.

To book a banner ad campaign, please email Shawn Blanc.