The majority of in-content ads you see on our website are content ads are through our affiliate partners AdThrive and CafeMedia.
However, we also have special spots reserved for local advertisers who wish to promote their businesses, restaurants and attractions.
Those opportunities, along with current pricing, are listed below. To learn more about our affiliate program or apply, please contact us.
Homepage/Every Page Display Ad
Price: $999/Month (size 728×90)
This is our largest placement. This ad will appear on every page of TheSmokies.com and will receive an estimated 3.5 million impressions annually. A 10% discount will be offered for an annual contract. Waiting list may apply.
Coupons Page Listing
To qualify for a listing on our coupons page you must have a relevant business, rental, restaurant or attraction within 30 miles of Gatlinburg, Sevierville or Pigeon Forge and be able to offer an exclusive discount, coupon or promo code to readers of TheSmokies.com for an entire calendar year. The coupons page of our website is always heavily promoted via our e-newsletter and push notifications (42K subscribers). Our coupons page is located at TheSmokies.com/coupons.
Article Feature Package
To qualify for our article feature package you must have a relevant business, rental, restaurant or attraction within 30 miles of Gatlinburg, Sevierville or Pigeon Forge. With this package, TheSmokies.com editorial team will work with your business to create an informative and entertaining article for our website. We will also post and promote this article on social media (to our 104k followers). The article will remain on our site as long as you remain in business and the information remains relevant. Finalized content must be approved by our editorial team. Follow backlink is included.
Other Affiliate Opportunities
We also love to work with local attractions through existing affiliate partnerships with third-party networks like Commission Junction and Tripster.com. If you have a business that already has a similar affiliate program in place and would like to work with our crew at TheSmokies.com, fill out the form at the bottom of this page.
Need some help with your display ad creation? We’ve got ya covered! For just $95/ad our graphic design team can create something you will LOVE!