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Display Advertising

At Arsenal Exchange, we manage our own display ads. This is good for you for several reasons:
You do not have to worry about going through a third party service to get your ads placed on our website
We can keep our advertising rates low.
We can target your advertising to your actual potential customers more effiently.
At Arsenal Exchange, we know that one of the hardest parts of having a firearms related business is getting the word out to your potential customers on a local (or national) level. We also know that for a lot of local businesses need to find quality inexpensive advertising. Because of this, not only do we keep our rates low, we target advertising to an ArsenalExchange.com visitor based on their local region. Not to exclude companies like manufacturers and distributors that need to reach customers on a national level, we do rotate in those ads along with the regional adverting.
When you place display advertising on ArsenalExchange.com, your ads will also appear on your company’s profile page. Setting up a company profile page is completely 100% free.
To further increase visibility of your ads, we use HTML5 Microdata when your ad is displayed. Microdata enables us to additional html markup to define your ad as your ad and not just some clickable graphic. Adding microdata helps the search engines catalog images and websites more efficiently.
Instead of PPC (pay per click) or PPV (pay per view) advertising, we do a straight time billing. This enables you to change your display ad anytime until your advertising spot expires.
Whenever you place an ad on ArsenalExchange.com (or change your ad), we also include it in our RSS feeds even further maximizing your adverting exposure.
We also provide display and click through statistics of your display advertisements.
Here are our current display advertising rates:
Regional (by state) 300px × 250px (jpg, png or gif) advertisement:
30 days: $33
60 days: $60
90 days: $81
180 days: $118
National 300px × 250px (jpg, png or gif) advertisement:
30 days: $45
60 days: $81
90 days: $109
180 days: $159
The advertising rates listed are the actual current advertising rates. Arsenal Exchange reserves the right to change advertising rates at any time without prior notice. All advertisements placed at existing rates will be honored.

Classified Ads

Basic classified ads (including up to four photos) on ArsenalExchange.com are completely free.
There are a couple things that set ArsenalExchange.com above other firearms classified ad websites.
When you place your classified ad, we use HTML5 Microdata. Microdata helps define certain aspects of your ad and helps search engines catalog listings more efficiently. Essentially what it does, is instead of a search engine seeing a bunch of words on a page, it give sections and specifics a definition and meaningful data.
We add all classified advertisements to our RSS feeds. This expands coverage of your classified listing because it enables people and other websites that use RSS data feeds for content or news.
When you place a classified ad, you will have to option to have your listing automatically posted to the Arsenal Exchange FaceBook page.
To keep thing fresh, all classified ad listings expire after 28 days and will be deleted after 35 days.
Here are the current rates for classified ad upgrades:
Bold text title in list: $1.00
Italic text title in list: $1.00
Colored highlighted listing: $1.00
Post to Arsenal Exchange FaceBook: $1.00
The classified ad upgrades rates listed are the actual current advertising rates. Arsenal Exchange reserves the right to change classified ad upgrades rates at any time without prior notice. All classified ads placed at existing rates will be honored.