The web sites of Hersam Acorn’s community newspapers – which cover most of southern Connecticut and parts of Westchester County, N.Y. – are averaging over 778,000 unique page views a month. Our web sites are the “go-to” source for local latebreaking news, sports updates, community calendar and more. Content is updated daily.
The news sites feature access to the paper’s Arts & Leisure section, online classifieds and real estate ads, including our Open House Gallery. Our special sections also appear online. There is also information on advertising rates and guidelines.
Hersam Acorn Newspapers has 18 news sites, all of which have advertising capabilities. Any site combination is available to maximize your business and to reach your target market. The following ad positions are available on our web sites:
Dimension: 180 x 90 pixels. There are two ear banner ad positions per news site. They are located to the left and the right of the nameplate. The ear ads appear on all pages. Each ear ad has a maximum of three ad rotations per position. Maximum file size is 15k.
Dimension: 728 x 90 pixels. This ad is located directly below the navigation bar. There is one navigation banner ad position per site. Maximum file size is 40k. Navigation banner ads cannot be animated/flash. They must be static creative.
Dimension: 300 x 250 pixels. Located on right side of web page underneath navigation bar. Will rotate with other square ads on the site; not an exclusive position. There are 3 square positions per news site. Maximum file size is 40k.
Dimension: 300 x 75 pixels. Located on right side of page under square block ad positions. Will rotate with other rectangle ads on the site; not an exclusive position. There are 3 rectangle positions per news site. Maximum file size is 30k.
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I use the Stratford Star as a reference all the time to find licensed service providers. I’ve recently located a furniture refinisher, tiler, plumber & landscaper………
“I advertise in the Darien Times because they are community oriented and this helps set both my business and their product apart. It’s the best way to consistently reach people locally”