Advertising Reach and Opportunities

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Member Price • Non-Member Price

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Website Reach

Previous twelve months

• Site visitors 157,449
• Monthly average 13,121
• Weekly average 3,028
• Daily average 431
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Website Home Page Banner Ad

One month rate: $300 • $400
• A current MPIBA member receives the discounted price.
• Size is 170 pixels wide x 340 pixels tall.
• Runs for one month in rotation with other ads.
• Provide to info@mountainsplains.org in JPG, GIF, or PNG
format (with link information) one week prior to run date.
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Facebook Reach

Previous six months

• Total reach 383,503
• Reach of our unique posts 360,893
• Page consumption (clicks on any of our content) 60,548
• Total engagement 20,772
 (people who saw our posts and reacted:
liked, clicked, commented, or shared)
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Thank you to our incomparable volunteer, Heather Brown Mitchell,
for posting multiple times each week — including the wildly-popular
Eric Boss book reviews — which, along with the MPIBA posts, have
helped the
Association achieve these phenomenal numbers.

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Twitter Reach

Selected e-communiques posted.

• Tweets 921
• Followers 628
 • Impressions 2,871
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e-Blast to Booksellers Reach

• Booksellers 321
• Staff, Board, Guests 16
• Average open rate 34%
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e-Blast to Booksellers

One-time rate: $300 • $450
• One-time rate listed above right; a current
MPIBA member receives the discounted price.
• Size is 400 pixels wide x 800 pixels tall.
• Provide to info@mountainsplains.org in a composed JPG format
(with preferred subject line and link for booksellers to obtain more information) one week prior to run date.
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e-Newsletter and
“The Book Drop” Reach

• Booksellers 321
• Publishers and Reps 597
• Industry Professionals 138
• Wholesalers 28
• Authors 32
• Associations 17
• Staff, Board, Guests 31
• Total 1,164
• Average open rate 33%
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“The Book Drop” Ad

(170px wide x 340px tall):
One-Time Run: $150 • $300
To reserve, send an e-mail to info@mountainsplains.org

• The Book Drop is issued whenever the Association has critical
and timely news to impart to our e-subscriber audiences.
• A current MPIBA member receives the discounted price.

• Ad Size: 170 pixels wide x 340 pixels tall
• Provide to info@mountainsplains.org in JPG format
(with link information) one week prior to run date.
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e-Newsletter Ad
Event Recap Ad

(170px wide x 340px tall):
e-Newsletter Ad: $150 • $300
Event Recap Ad: $200 • $400
To reserve, send an e-mail to info@mountainsplains.org

• The e-Newsletter is issued quarterly (March, June, September, December).
In your e-mail, please indicate which issue you desire.
• The Event Recap e-Newsletter is issued after Association events,
such as the Fall Discovery Show, Spring Meeting, and others.
• A current MPIBA member receives the discounted price.

• Ad Size: 170 pixels wide x 340 pixels tall
• Provide to info@mountainsplains.org in JPG format
(with link information) one week prior to run date.
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Fall Discovery Show (Trade Show)
Exhibit Table Reservation

• Wall Space, 8′ x 6′ (table actually 6′ x 30″) $560 • $710
• Table, 6′ x 30″ $510 • $660
• Half Table $360 • $510
• Internet Access $100 • $250
• Electricity at Interior Table $50
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Fall Discovery Show (Trade Show)
Author Appearance

An author appearance for any of the Meal Events below
is via MPIBA review and invitation.

Dinner Meal Event:
• Author Banquet
$1,500
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Breakfast Meal Events:
• Children’s Author & Illustrator
• Authors of Buzz Books
• Authors of Future Releases
$1,200
xxxxx xxx
Afternoon Meal Events:
• Young Readers Roundup – Multiple Children’s Authors
• Books & Brews – Multiple Adult Authors
$750
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Exhibit Hall :
• Author Signing at Exhibitor’s Table (per Author)
$100
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Fall Discovery Show (Trade Show)
Sponsorships

Your company is featured in the Fall Discovery Show Directory,
on signage, and in announcements.

• General Education Any amount is welcomed
• Literacy Grant Program Any amount is welcomed
• Exhibit Hall Opening Reception Sole Sponsorship $2,500
• Exhibit Hall Opening Reception Cash Bar Sole Sponsorship $1,000
• Author Banquet Cocktail Reception Sole Sponsorship $1,000
• Author Banquet Sole Sponsorship $3,000
Includes logo projected during
event in Colorado Ballroom and
banner provided by sponsor.
• Reading the West Book Awards Luncheon Sole Sponsorship $2,000
• MPIBA General Meeting Luncheon Sole Sponsorship $1,500
• Other Meal Events Sponsored by participating publishers
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Fall Discovery Show (Trade Show)
Advertising – Directory

This Directory highlights appearing authors and lists exhibitors’ Show Specials, Pick of the Lists titles, overall Show information, and much, much more.

In 2017, this beautiful and informative 48-page Directory was distributed to 350 booksellers; 155 publishers, exhibitors, and sales reps; 64 authors; 14 guests and speakers; remainder to staff and volunteers.

Inside front and back cover ads are full color; interior color full page ads are available adjacent to the covers; other interior ads are black and white/grayscale, provided as a PDF or JPG (300dpi, no bleed or crop marks).

• Inside Front Cover: 7.5˝ wide x 10.0˝ tall; full color $625 • $1,200
• Interior Color, Front: 7.5˝ wide x 10.0˝ tall; full color $525 • $1,100
• Inside Back Cover: 7.5˝ wide x 10.0˝ tall; full color $425 • $800
• Interior Color, Back: 7.5˝ wide x 10.0˝ tall; full color $325 • $700
• Full Page: 7.5˝ wide x 10.0˝ tall;
black and white/grayscale
$300 • $675
• Half Page Vertical: 3.5˝ wide x 10.0˝ tall;
black and white/grayscale
$275 • $500
• Half Page Horizontal: 7.5˝ wide x 4.75˝ tall;
black and white/grayscale
$275 • $500
• Quarter Page Vertical: 3.5˝ wide x 4.75˝ tall;
black and white/grayscale
$150 • $250
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Fall Discovery Show (Trade Show)
Advertising and Promotions

• e-Newsletter, e-Blast, or Website Ad See prices above
• Pick of the Lists, one 12-minute spot
Showcase your favorite titles to bookseller audience
$200
• Bookseller Welcome Bag Promotion
One item insert such as bookmark, map, etc.
$100 • $250
• Banner or Large Display
Outside Exhibit Hall or Registration Area
$300 • $450
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Winter Catalog

• Consumer Reach 387,500
• Bookseller Reach 1,600
• Views on website 32,908
• Views on Facebook 3,838
• Regular Interior Ad $2,150
• Feature Interior Ad (equiv. to 2 regular spaces) $3,875
• Super Feature Interior Ad (equiv. to 3 regular spaces) $5,450
• Back Cover Super Feature Ad (equiv. to 4 reg. spaces) $8,000
• “Booksellers Favorite” Ad
Small Ad space sold via bookseller nomination
and subsequent publisher participation;
backlist trade paperback or paperback original.
$500
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Spring Meeting

Author appearance via MPIBA review and invitation.

• Bookseller Reach 50 – 100
• Author Appearance $500
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Bookstore List Rental

• Excel spreadsheet, one-time use $75 • $225

 

Updated November 10, 2017
*Prices subject to change.