Banner Ads offers a banner ad program for reputable IBM i vendors.

Due to the nature of, you are pretty much guaranteed an audience of IBM i users.

The following banner sizes can be displayed on sites…

  • 728×90 *
  • 300×250 *
  • 300×600 *
  • 120×600 *
  • 468×60
  • 250×250
  • 800×600
  • 640×480

* These are the most frequently viewed sizes.

On most sites, the ad size will automatically adjust for the screen & browser size (including mobile).

They should be in JPG, GIF, or PNG file formats (animated graphics are fine).  Some FLASH ads are acceptable, but subject to review.

Some targeting capability is available …

  • What sites an ad shows up on (archives, wiki, main page, list information pages, etc).
  • If targeting the mailing list archives, what lists the ad show up on.
  • Geographic area (country, city, etc).

You can also limit the ad impression frequency … which puts a minimum time limit between ad impressions for each user.

The cost for a banner ad campaign is $5 (USD) CPM (per 1000 impressions).  Payment is requi8red in advance.  Payment can be made via check or PayPal (although there is a 2% surcharge for PayPal payments to cover the associated fees).

Although we are still working out the details, some automatic reporting can be made available.

Banner ads are served using Google’s “Double Click for Publishers” technology.

All banner ads are subject to approval and we reserve the right to refuse a campaign for any reason or no reason.

NOTE: To avoid conflict of interest issues, cannot accept banner ads from any company that creates, sells, or markets change control, application lifecycle management, product line life cycle management, or IoT software.

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