BIZCATALYST 360° is an AWARDĖWINNING business intelligence distribution network powered by affiliated and independent content providers with a broad range of topical business knowledge and expertise. BC360° is transforming how relevant content is presented to the global business community. WE BELIEVE that success tomorrow is about streamlined access to a quantum of profound knowledge today, allowing you to effortlessly capture, manage and master the colossal universe of ďbig dataĒ surrounding us all. Which is why we literally scan hundreds of expert knowledge bases around the globe daily to come up with a handpicked selection of leading-edge insights matching our three-pronged criteria; SIGNIFICANT, RELEVANT and ACTIONABLE. The end result is a one-stop ďevergreenĒ dossier Ė poised for your optimal speed of enlightenment. Read more ABOUT BC360°
Reaching thousands of decision-makers every month, we are a trusted resource for business leaders across the globe. These informed, research-minded professionals are engaged with our content and count on us to provide fresh, credible and topical content daily. We enjoy a rapidly growing digital audience, representing almost every country in the world. Visitors depend on us for the worldís most advanced discussion and insights on management practice and beyond. Our content is optimized for tablet, so your brand message is viewed by our loyal audience whenever and wherever they want.
Value-Added Sponsor Content (ďVASCĒ)
BC360° welcomes VASC on our Home Page and across ALL of our core Channels. Such content is generally defined as substantive industry Articles matching our established three-prong Editorial criteria Ė significance, relevance, and industry application Ė and in the opinion of the BC360° Editorial team would provide reasonable added-value to our broad, professional audience. All such Content can be ďanchoredĒ as the lead Article across all relevant Business Categories/Channels throughout the agreed contract time frame. This Article discusses the many important aspects of Sponsored Content: RELEVANCE
Pricing for this form of sponsorship will be identical to that of the Premium Skyscraper (B) rates set forth below, plus a one-time, upfront $350. set-up charge (NEW Clients Only).
Available Ad Sizes and Rates for sponsorship on the Right Sidebar of our Content Pages are as presented below. A one-time, upfront $150. set-up charge will apply to NEW Clients only. All adds are Flat Rate pricing only based on Style/Size and lentgth of commitment.
(A) 300 x 250 PREMIUM BLOCK
PREMIUMBLOCK Ads appear in the Top Right Sidebar on ALL Content Pages. Pricing for this Ad Unit is $750.00 per month, with a 10% discount for upfront purchase of three-months or more.
STANDARD BLOCK Ads (appear below the Top Right Sidebar position) are also available at at cost of $650. per month, with a 10% discount for upfront purchase of three-months or more.
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(B) 300 x 600 PREMIUM (HALF PAGE) SKYSCRAPER
PREMIUMSKYSCRAPER Ads appear in the TOP Right Sidebar on all Content Pages, capturing twice the verticle Ad space as above. Pricing for this Ad Unit is $1150 per month, with a 10% discount for upfront purchase of three-months or more.
STANDARDSKYSCRAPER Ads (below the Top Right Sidebar position) are also available at cost of $750. per month, with a 10% discount for upfront purchase of three-months or more.
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(C) 728 X 90 BANNER LEADERBOADS
OPTIMUM VISIBILITY Appears at the top of our Home Page and all Content Pages. Pricing for this Ad Unit is $950. per month, with a 10% discount for upfront purchase of 3-months or more.
Actual size shown above. Actual positioning shown below. See our Home Page for ďliveĒ example.
Ad Specifications | Parameters
BC360° will accommodate Ads in accordance with the following parameters:
Maximum animation time is 15 seconds (includes up to 3 loops)
Rich media units require user initiated expansion
Sound must be user-initiated
All click-throughs must open in a new browser window
Ads cannot be disguised as news or mimic site functionality
Maximum file size is (30)K
Max number of Sponsors per placement is three (3)
Flash Ads and animated GIFs OK
Ads with white backgrounds must have a black 1◊1 pixel border around the edge of the design
BC360į will accommodate Ad Changes/Rotation in accordance with the following; No changes for one month contract; three (3) Ads for a six-month contract; six (6) Ads for a twelve-month contract.
As the publisher, BC360į reserves the right to refuse any advertising on the basis of editorial discretion and to terminate advertising at any time for any reason, with a pro-rata refund of advance payments received.
Ads will be inserted on the first day of each month.
Customer supplied artwork must adhere to any and all trademark and copyright laws.
Sponsor branding, i.e., logo or name, must appear on all advertising.
Advertising is sold on a first come, first served basis.
Ads with white backgrounds must have a black 1 ◊ 1 pixel border around the edge of the design
All advertisements that are accepted and incorporated into the publisherís website are inserted on the representation that the Sponsor and the Sponsor agency are properly authorized to publish the entire contents and subject matter thereof.
The Sponsor and/or agency indemnify and hold harmless from and against any loss of expense arising out of publishing that advertisement, including, but without limitation, those resulting from claims or suits libel, violation of rights of privacy, plagiarism, and copyright infringement.
BC360į reserves the right to reject, discontinue, or omit any advertisement or part thereof.
Prepayment is required for all advertisements. Sponsor and/or Sponsor agency are jointly and severally liable for such monies due and payable to the publisher. All advertisement purchases are non-refundable, beyond BC360į cancellation refunds discussed herein.
Sponsor and/or Sponsor agency may end an advertisement at any time during the contracted date; however, Sponsor will not receive any refund for prepaid advertisements that Sponsor and/or Sponsor agency choose to cancel. BC360į may terminate the agreement at any time. In the event that BC360į terminates the agreement, a pro rata refund will be issued.
Cancellations must be submitted in writing and received ten (10) business days prior to the date of publication on the BC360į website.
Sponsor and/or Sponsor agency have read and
understand the terms of this agreement as acknowledged and evidenced by the purchase of Advertising, and have the authority to do the same.