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designboom is the first and largest independent publication dedicated to architecture and design.
3,5 million people who spend their valuable time on designboom can't be wrong.
these are impressive numbers (and real measurable results):
designboom is the most popular web-destination for architects and designers worldwide.

in the 14 years that we've been online designboom has helped some of the world's most respected
companies communicating their work and themselves to our audience in a purposeful manner,
underlining the high profile of their activities.

 

 

traffic*
• 120,000 readers daily
• 3,5 million monthly visitors
• over 20 million monthly page views
• over 36,500 articles
• over 230,000 bi-weekly newsletter subscribers
• over 90,000 daily newsletter subscribers
• over 937,000 facebook followers
• over 260,000 twitter followers
• over 3,000,000 google+ followers

[* as of november 2014]

 


banner formats

designboom offers several options for reaching our audience through banner advertisements
- on a global level
- or geotargeted (local advertising)

unless otherwise noted, ads are displayed in rotation for the length of the agreement,
until the guaranteed amount of impressions is achieved.

 

PREMIUM TOP HALF PAGE
- banner location: every page of designboom (ROS); BOLD over the fold
- banner size: 300x600 pixels
- filetypes: static picture, flash files, HTML code

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PREMIUM TOP MPU
- banner location: every page of designboom (ROS); over the fold
- banner size: 300x250 pixels
- filetypes: static picture, flash files, HTML code

mpu

 

 

 

 

BILLBOARDS
- banner location: every page of designboom;
- banner size: 970x250 or 1156x250 pixels
- filetypes: static picture, flash files, HTML code

billboard

 

 

 

 

 

HALF PAGE PREMIUM TABLETS

- banner location: every page of designboom; BOLD over the fold
- banner size: 300x600 pixels
- filetypes: static picture (.jpg or .gif)

300x600-tablet

 

 

 

 

 

MOBILE  
- MPU integrated within the content
- banner location: every page of designboom; ROS
- banner size: 300x250 pixels
- static images only (.jpg or .gif files)

mobile

 

 

 

 



NEWSLETTER BANNERS

- bi-weekly newsletter
sent twice a month - the first and third monday of each month

banner location: biweekly newsletter - over the fold
banner size: 818x330 pixels
filetype: static picture

sent out to over 220,000 subscribers throughout the world.
this audience is made up of mostly professionals as well as architecture and design enthusiasts.
the newsletter highlights our most popular articles, notable art, architecture and design projects,
and reports from international events, design competition announcements and other news.

 

- daily newsletter
sent out seven days a week

the daily newsletter reaches 85,000+ subscribers,  mostly people working in professional
architecture and design studios - a must read for innovation managers of companies.
from monday to friday the newsletter lists daily articles. on saturday it features the ten most popular
articles from the past week, while sunday's newsletter follows a specific theme.

it is possible to plan a daily newsletter advertising campaign that best suits you,
for example:
• your ad featured on every saturday newsletter for 1 months
• your ad featured every monday to friday for the first 2 weeks of a specific month

view a sample of the bi-monthly newsletter and daily newsletter.


left: ad space within the daily newsletter
right: ad spaces within the bi-weekly newsletter

 

 

 

 

RATES
please write to us specifying your ad request.
we can also design a campaign proposal for more integrated advertising exposure.

contact: [email protected]

 

please note
• repeat and extended contract advertisers will receive a discount.
• complete impression and click-through reports are available upon request.
• third-party ad servers are welcome.
• ad campaigns can be customized.

 

 

 

OUR ADVERTISING CLIENTS INCLUDE:

AUTOMOTIVE:

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AUDI, GERMANY
BMW, GERMANY
FIAT GROUP, ITALY
INFINITI, JAPAN
LEXUS, JAPAN
MINI, GERMANY
NISSAN, JAPAN
PEUGEOT, FRANCE
RENAULT, FRANCE
PORSCHE, GERMANY
SMART, GERMANY

 

 

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS:

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ACER, TAIWAN
ALTEC LANSING, USA
FUJITSU, JAPAN
HP, USA
LG, KOREA
PHILIPS, NETHERLANDS
PLANTRONICS, USA
SAMSUNG, KOREA
SANYO, JAPAN
TIVOLI AUDIO, USA

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION:

CREATIVE ACADEMY, milan, ITALY
ECOLE SPECIALE D'ARCHITECTURE, paris, FRANCE
FULL SAIL UNIVERSITY, florida, USA
HONK KONG POLYTECHNIC, HONG KONG
IED  barcelona, SPAIN
MFA - PRODUCTS OF DESIGN, new york, USA
NATIONAL TAIWAN NORMAL UNIVERSITY, taipei, TAIWAN
PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL, new york, USA
PIET ZWART INSTITUTE, rotterdam, THE NETHERLANDS
RISD - RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL of DESIGN, USA
SAIC - School of the Art Institute of Chicago, USA
SCUOLA POLITECNICA di DESIGN, milan, ITALY
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE of ARCHITECTURE, USA

 

 

 

FAIRS & INSTITUTIONS:

DESIGN ASSOCIATION, JAPAN
DWELL ON DESIGN, los angeles, USA
FIERA MILANO INTERNATIONAL, ITALY
HONG KONG DESIGN CENTRE, HONG KONG
KOREA INSTITUTE OF DESIGN PROMOTION, KOREA
ICEX - INSTITUTO ESPANOL de COMERCIO EXTERIOR – SPAIN
ICFF _ INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY FURNITURE FAIR, new york, USA
IF - INTERNATIONAL FORUM DESIGN, hannover, GERMANY
IFFS - INTERNATIONAL FURNITURE FAIR SINGAPORE
IMM COLOGNE, GERMANY
INTERZUM INTERNATIONAL FAIR, cologne, GERMANY
JAPAN INSTITUTE OF DESIGN, JAPAN
MAD - MUSEUM OF ART AND DESIGN, new york, USA
MAISON & OBJET, paris, FRANCE
MUDAM, LUXEMBOURG
POWERHOUSE MUSEUM, sidney, AUSTRALIA
STOCKOLM FURNITURE FAIR, SWEDEN
VICTORIA & ALBERT MUSEUM, UK

 

 

 

LIFESTYLE:

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HERMES, FRANCE
MARIMEKKO, FINLAND
MB&F, SWITZERLAND
MOLESKINE, ITALY
ONITSUKA TIGER, JAPAN
SWAROVSKI, AUSTRIA
UNIQLO,  JAPAN

 

 

 

HOMEWARE:

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AXOR, GERMANY
COLOMBO DESIGN, ITALY
DELTALIGHT, BELGIUM
DURAVIT, GERMANY
ELECTROLUX, SWEDEN
FIAM. ITALY
FLOS, ITALY
FLOTOTTO, GERMANY
HOWE, DENMARK
KARTELL,  ITALY
LAUFEN, SWITZERLAND
MAGIS, ITALY
ROCA, SPAIN
VALCUCINE, ITALY
VELUX, DENMARK

 

 

 

SOFTWARE - INTERNET:

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FAB, USA
ISTOCKPHOTO, USA
SOLIDTHINKING, USA
SQUARESPACE, USA