Advertising & Partnerships
Chelseamich.com is the official community website for Chelsea, Michigan. Our goal is to be a one-stop resource for both visitors and residents to learn, discover and explore the city of Chelsea, Michigan. We offer numerous ways for you to share your business, organization and events. Options range from billboards, web pages, news stories, and event listings.
Community involvement is key to the success of our website and marketing initiatives. Funds from advertising help promote Chelsea both locally and regionally.
ALL businesses, organizations, and groups in Chelsea, Michigan are invited to share their information on the chelseamich.com website.
For a summary of our advertising and promotional opportunities, please download our 2013 Pricing Guide.
PARTNER: Your all-in-one sponsorship package
For maximum presence on chelseamich.com, we invite you to become a Partner ($1500/yr) or Sustaining Partner ($2,000/year). Partners of chelseamich.com help support and expand our website and marketing initiatives. You will receive:
- PREMIER PLACEMENT in the Chelsea directory (1 year)
- FEATURE PAGE - a full page of content, slideshow, links and contact information (1 year)
- SIDEBAR AD ~OR~ BANNER AD (1 year) – 25o x 250px
- HOME PAGE AD (1 year) – 300 x 60px
- SPOTLIGHT AD (1 year)
Sustaining Partners also receive their logo and a special thanks on our About Us page.
BILLBOARDS for business or event advertising
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- ChelseaMich.com has partnered with Adams Outdoor to promote Chelsea businesses and events on digital billboards in southeastern Michigan.
- Eight billboards spots are available to Chelsea businesses, organizations and events in 3 month increments at different times throughout the year.
- COST: $300/month for 3 months. Limited availability.
BUSINESS listings and advertising
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- DIRECTORY LISTING | Free
All businesses, organizations, and groups are invited to have a free listing in the Chelsea directory. Listing includes business name, contact information, website link, and short description (1-2 sentences/40 words*).
- UPGRADED LISTING | $50 / Free
Add a logo and longer description to your listing (3-5 sentences or 80 words*). COST: $50 one time fee, or free if you are a Chamber member.
- FEATURE PAGE & PREMIER LISTING | $650/$500 per year
Top placement in directory with a large logo or image, front page spotlight, and a full Feature Page about your business. Feature Pages can include images, slideshow, links within your content and a full page of content. COST: Annual cost of $650 or $500 for Chamber members. That’s less than $60 per month!
- SIDEBAR OR BANNER AD | $65/$50 per week or $250/$200 per month
Sidebar ads display in our community calendar and news sections. Banner ads display in the directory. Both types of ad can link directly to your website or event page. COST: $65 per week or $250 per month ($50/$200 for Chamber members)
* Content limits on listings allow for some flexibility, within reason. If you need to check your content, we find this resource helpful: www.wordcounter.net
EVENT listings and advertising
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- CALENDAR LISTING | FREE
Add your events in Chelsea, Michigan to the community calendar by submitting it here: chelseamich.com/submit-events.
- NEWS STORY | FREE
Email your event press release and related images to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- SIDEBAR AD | $65/$50 per week or $250/$200 per month:
Bring extra attention to your event with a sidebar ad. This ad will display in the sidebar of our community calendar and news sections, and can link directly to your website or event page. COST: $65 per week or $250 per month ($50/$200 for Chamber members)
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- ADD A VOLUNTEER LISTING | FREE
If you are a nonprofit group or organization in Chelsea, you are invited to submit your volunteer opportunities to the Volunteer Chelsea portal on chelseamich.com.
NEWS & PHOTOS
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- SUBMIT NEWS STORY OR CHELSEA PHOTO | FREE
We would love to share your community news on chelseamich.com. Just send your press release or news to email@example.com with any additional photos, links or attachments you would like us to share.
- PHOTO SUBMISSION | FREE
We welcome photo submissions for use throughout our website or on our social media. Send photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. Photos should be high quality *.jpg files in landscape format with content that allows for cropping. When submitting a photo, include a photo credit and location. If you have an idea of a “Chelsea” tagline such as “Explore something Chelsea” or “Sip something Chelsea”, please include that as well. We are not able to use all photos submitted.
If you have questions or would like to speak with us about promotional opportunities or advertising, please contact Leslie or Emily at email@example.com by filling out our Advertising Inquiry form: