Advertising on Website and Mobile App

Get noticed on the leading provider of news and commentary for the mining and exploration sector.

Contact sales@mining.com or 604 683 2037 for a media kit

Learn more about our usage statistics and our reader demographics.

We also have advertising opportunities in our Spanish language news digests.

We have several unique advertising services to meet your needs:

Top Banner on Left

  • A 728×90 pixel banner at the top and bottom of MINING.com.
  • This is a rotating ad. Five spots are available.
  • Duration one month.
  • Contact sales@mining.com for more information
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Top Banner on the Right

  • A 200×90 pixel banner at the top of MINING.com.
  • A fixed ad.
  • Duration one month.
  • Contact sales@mining.com for more information

Sponsor Post

  • Suitable for press releases and other long text announcements.
  • Contact sales@mining.com for more information

Top Right-Column Banner

  • A 300×250 pixel banner at the top of the right-hand column of MINING.com.
  • This is a rotating ad. Five spots are available.
  • Duration one month.
  • Contact sales@mining.com for more information

Remaining Right-Column Banners

  • The remaining right column banner spots.
  • 300×250 pixel banner.
  • Banners are fixed.
  • Duration one month.
  • Contact sales@mining.com for more information

Backgrounder

  • Runs on MINING.com's front page in the two vertical gutters on the right- and left-side of the page.
  • Image is clickable. Client can mix text and images.
  • Due to the high impact of the advertising, runs are limited to seven days each month.
  • Contact sales@mining.com for more information

Interstitial Ad

An interstitial Ad is a splash page that is typically displayed for around 10-15 seconds before visitors reach a desired content page. Contact sales@mining.com for more information.
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Mobile Advertising

Advertise using our mobile app. Display your banner at the bottom of the screen or place an ad on our loading page. Contact sales@mining.com for more information.
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Specifications

Backgrounder and Banner Ad Specifications

  • Animated ads can run only 15 seconds in total. Backgrounder ads cannot be animated.
  • Third-party click tracking is available.
  • File format accepted is .gif or .jpg
  • File size for static media is 70K. File size for rich media is 200K with preloader.

Sponsor Post Specifications

  • Sponsor post is fixed. It does not rotate.
  • The client can run all text or an image and some text, but the total length of the post is limited to 10 centimetres deep. As a rough guideline, keep your post to 270 characters, including spaces, and use an image that is no more than 240 pixels wide and 141 pixels high. A post that is just all text can use 600 characters including spaces.
  • The title or the hyperlinks in the post can link through to a client's website.
  • Runs for one week starting Monday and ending a week later at Sunday.
  • Appears on all pages.

Interstitial Specifications

  • Size: 625W x 440H
  • Max file size: 80KB
  • Max Video/Animation Frame Rate: 24 fps
  • Max Animation Length: 10 Seconds
  • Max Video Length: 30 Seconds
  • Duration of Display: 10 seconds max

Mobile Specifications

  • 300W x 50H/ 300W x 48H banner
  • Images may be JPEG, PNG, animated GIF
  • Recommended file size of less than 50KB for optimal loading times