1. Bondville Online Shopping Directory
+ 400px x 51px banner on the shopping directory
+ text-linked company name on the shopping directory
+ up to 35 word company description on the shopping directory
+ text-linked company name featured on the sidebar of Bondville (every page of the site)
+ text-linked company name included in at least one editorial piece about the directory on Bondville (see example here)
Membership is only AUD$56.70 for 12 months. The next Bondville Online Shopping Directory membership period is from 1st July 2013 - 30th July 2014.
The directory is such a great, well-priced option for businesses to gain exposure, such as Janet from children's clothing brand MIDA who kindly said, "Thank you for the wonderful service - I have recommended to all. We have customers who mentioned they found us via Bondville. I manage my own website and I do see quality SEO ranking power from your site. One of my best investments!" Dec 2012.
2. Bondville sponsored post
Perfect for launches and new-season products, a sponsored editorial is one post on Bondville with images, written by me (I will take an Australian-design angle) and marked clearly as a sponsored post. Posts are promoted on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and the Bondville email newsletter. Booking early helps secure an editorial spot, as some weeks may be full.
3. Major sponsorship
Major sponsorship of Bondville is available for brands looking for significant visual and editorial exposure on the site. Major site sponsorship includes:
+ four editorial stories (example 1 here and example 2 here) per 12 months, and promoted on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest and the Bondville email newsletter.
+ your large static 300px x 125px rectangle banner will be displayed on the Bondville sidebar for 12 months
+ your static 100px x 100px banner will be displayed on the monthly Best of Bondville newsletter
+ complimentary membership of the Bondville Online Shopping Directory (see above)
Join these great brands who currently support Bondville through major sponsorship:
4. Category Sponsorship
The premium level of advertising on Bondville is editorial sponsorship of the very popular categories - Real Kids' Parties, Real Kids' Rooms and Australian Kids' Fashion. Sponsorship includes a 550px wide banner at the top of the category pages, as well as a brand logo with link at the bottom of every post in the category. This is an enormous amount of coverage integrated into the most popular posts of the site. Sponsorship also includes a premium listing in the Bondville Online Shopping Directory.
Please email me at to register your interest any of the above advertising opportunities and to receive the full rate card. Click here to join the Bondville Media advertising mailing list and be alerted when the online shopping directory applications open twice-yearly.
I love getting feedback from my readers!
"Loving my new #boxy necklace :) thanks @sbond for pointing them out :))" Siobhan, July 2013
"You find the best stuff! I'm going to buy this for a friend's kid now!" Joanne, July 2013
"What a nice idea - today I've ordered two of the lovely bracelets - I really love them! Happy greetings from the other side of the world (Zurich, Switzerland)." Masha, June 2013
"Thanks Steph, I've had 2 x bdays to buy for in the last month, so sis-in-law got Zillpa rope bowls (which she loved) and a friend now has an ellie beck bracelet on the way to her. Must be time for a selfie present next methinks. Cheers." Rachael, June 2013
"Love them! I want yellow! Just bought some thanks." Gemma, May 2013
"Love your blog and love these glasses. I went straight in to their Greville Street store, chose a pair and am loving them. Thanks x" Frances, April 2013
"Love your blog posts in my inbox each day. Thanks for sharing your life and interests Steph." Kate, January 2013
"It's an awesome page. Love reading all about your finds etc." Don, January 2013
"We bought Calvin one of those cardboard cubby houses after reading your post a few months ago. He loves it!" Renee, January 2013
"I recently found your blog as a source for a lot of hits with my etsy shop, so seeing that my client loved the aprons and put this much work into it and you featured the party here is really awesome. It's a way for me to see the outcome of something I'd normally just hear about. Very cool." Rachel, October 2012
Please get in contact - I would love to hear from you.