Facebook has announced a new proximity based hyperlocal ad product for businesses. You draw a circle on a map and Facebook pushes ads for your business to groups of people in that circle. It will come to the UK in a few months. The Facebook … [Read more...] about Facebook 'local awareness' hyperlocal ads – will anyone actually see them?
There’s a couple of events coming up offering help for the two of the big issues hyperlocal publishers are often concerned with - legals and revenues. Legals The Media Trust is offering an online question and answer session with Nick McAleenan, of … [Read more...] about Ask a lawyer about your hyperlocal issue plus learning to sell
As we all know, we can't advertise on our wordpress.com blogs, which is rather annoying as many of you have found out over time that adverts 'do' appear on your wordpress site. Wordpress do place their own Google ads on your site, but the chances are … [Read more...] about Advertising on your wordpress.com site
In general at Talk About Local we work with volunteer run sites. We try not to get involved in the hyperlocal business model debate. Other than to observe that if you want to run a business online your revenues in general need to exceed your costs. … [Read more...] about Want to sell advertising on your hyperlocal site?