Advertising Rates


Thank you for your interest in advertising on – a west of Boston Mom Blog. Currently, the number of page views per month are 9,000, the Facebook page has 4500 likes, we have 515 email subscribers, and my Twitter account has over 6000 follows.

The following are the Advertising Rates as of January 1, 2017. (If you’re a non-profit, rates are 25% off.):

  • Top Banner Ad: $50 a month or $125 for three months
  • First Side Bar Ad (above the Subscribe to Updates Button): $35 a month or $90 a month for three months
  • Second Side Bar Ad (below the Subscribe to Updates Button): $25 a month or $50 a month for three months
  • Third Side Bar Ad (below the CharleneChronicles button): $15 a month or $30 a month for three months
  • Newsletter Ad: $5 per newsletter (sent once a week) and includes one social share.
  • Event Listings: $5 per listing per single event. Click here to submit a listing.
  • Blog Post Reviews: Prices start at $100 for a minimum of 250 words, and one included photo and two social shares. If travel is required, additional travel payment is necessary at $15 per hour; Fee varies depending on location, parking, and travel time. If you are looking for a review of your product or service, free passes or product needs to be provided in addition to travel costs and compensation. No paid link placements per FTC guidelines. All links will be no follow.

The term of the advertisements and fees are as follows:

The website ads shall run from the first of the month to the last of the month. The three month package does not need to be run continuously, but shall be booked at the same time. No changes to the ad during the term. Any changes will incur an additional $10 fee for each change. All fees are paid upfront and in advance, and no refunds or prorating. For the website or newsletter ads, you must also provide the required image in the appropriate size and format. Acceptable formats are .jpg, .gif and .png. The sidebar ads sizes are 300×250. The newsletter ads and top banner ads are 728×90.

Metrowest Mamas is not responsible for website outages or recipients not getting their email. Blog posts fees shall be paid upfront and may be in addition to compensated services. Ads may be removed without notice for non-payment. See my editorial guidelines for sponsored posts or product/business reviews.

All fees shall be made payable via Paypal at charlene[at]charlenechronicles[dot]com. For further information or inquiries, please contact me.

If you would like to advertise, fill out the form below and we will be in touch!

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