We are an online comprehensive information guide to Ex-pat Brits, Irish and other EU nationals who are Living in Greece and especially on the Greek Island of Crete, or aspiring to do so.
Web Portal, Brits in Crete, comprises a main website, a lively forum, a blog, a Crete Property Feedback web site, a Sissi web site (under construction) and we utilize Web 2.0 bookmarking and network communities to expand our reach to communicate day to day life to visitors and britsincrete members.
Brits in Crete provides valuable and timely ex-patriate information on current trends on living in Crete and Greece, for British UK, Irish and other EU nationals and those returning Ex-Pats, who wish to settle down, back into the EU.
We help many with guidance and informational support who wish to live out their dream, including many Northern Europeans to find their place in the sun. There are few places on the Internet with precise information, provided with intelligence in one place such as ourselves, based on timely and up-to-date feedback and input. We are such a place!
Since January 2007, Brits in Crete has aggressively embraced Web 2.0 and to fully promote the "Brits in Crete" as a recognisable Brand to as wide an audience as possible across all media. We focus on the UK, Eire as well as English speaking, Continental European consumers . From November 15, 2011 we have adopted a new look CMS web site.
+ Benefit from a website that is at the right place at the right time. Crete and Greece as a current market "hotspot" for those wishing to have their stake to have a place in the sun.
+ Benefit from your exposure with a well known niche market player.
+ Benefit from being associated with a respected web site. (ICRA)
+ Benefit from Brits in Crete's ability to bring to your web sites a valuable flow of click-through customer leads.
+ Benefit from over 3,500 links to our sites and your visibility through search engine results
+ Benefit from working with a leader in the market ! We are a fast growing web portal in Greece, that woke up the Crete English language web site market when we re-launched Brits in Crete in January 2007.
+ Benefit from the most important fact of all: we deliver on our promise to you, cost efficient leads to your web sites.
- we provide a content rich web portal to British, Irish and other ex-patriates with factual information,
- we position ourselves as the must visit site for living in the sun dreamers.
- we aggressively promote bookmarking and network communities
- we make waves as a well known brand in our own right among the local English speaking communities in Crete and Greece.
Put your business, your shop, your service in front of key consumers in Crete and beyond with strong buying power - from buying property, cars to whit to furniture.
- Then there are travel services, air tickets, car rental, hospitality trade generally, restaurants and places of entertainment.
- Services related to relocation, removals from Europe to Crete and back again.
- Buying property, the renovations or the building. The needs of professionals from architects, surveyors, building contractors to lawyers and the day to day needs of doctors, dentists and accountants. Retails ads, classified ads. Call it what you like, advertising with Brits in Crete fits all those categories and more.
"In 2005, the co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates said:
"As the boundaries blur between the virtual and physical world, the future of advertising is the Internet.”
The Brits in Crete group of sites continues to show steady growth and in recent monthly statistics, substantially.
The main advertising opportunities are for the main web site,britsinCrete.Net.
The most sought after position is the 375x50 rotating banner at page top.
The most sought after page for advertisers is the home /index page. As default page, this is the main gateway page when visitors come to Brits in Crete. 15-18,000 each month.
1. BritsinCrete.Net (Main Website)
375x50 Banner Rotation 360 euros (see actual ad size)
(Like the one at the top of this page).
The bids will start from €360 for 12 months for the placement. If you are interested register your interest here.
200x100 buttons €120 on Home Page
The buttons of 200x100 are €120 each button, per page for 12 months. Right hand column of the page. Availability is now on a first-come-first-served basis. The rounded corners to these ads can be prepared by us or the client.
120x600 Skyscraper €300 (see actual ad size)
Left hand column only on a first-come-first-served basis.
Position: A 120x600 skyscraper €300 for 12 months per page. Will replace 120x600 Google position under Nav Bar (left of page column)
120X100 button €70
A 120X100 button.
Position: Under the navigation bar, left column €70/twelve months per each page chosen. We recommend you use these buttons to test the market reaction if you have a new product or aiming at classified advertising. And, to run across a number of pages in the same position.
120X60 button €44
A 120X60 button. Choose any page on first come-first-served basis.
Position: Under the navigation bar, left side column at €44/twelve months per page. All pages except non-dedicated pages are available. We recommend you use these buttons to test the market reaction if you have a new product or aiming at classified advertising. And, to run across a number of pages in the same position.
We accept Flash and similar ads.
Real estate Directory: €250 package / €100 package
€250 package= at page top of body text under map
€100 package= listed under one of the four prefectures:
Lasithi, Heraklion, Rethymnon, Xania / Chania
**Package duration is 12 months. This includes:
* the 375x50 banner (but you have to pay for it to be made if you don't supply it.)
* the 320x240 visual= the contents of the body can be anything you want that sells your service or product. That is in the price. Again you should supply the visual ready. We would charge to get it done if we do it.
*€100 ADD ON Video
The link is placed directly under the 320x240 visual mentioned above. Advertisers who use this service record up to five downloads a day.
You supply the video. Max 900k .wav file size or linked from your own site
Dedicated Page €299
*Dedicated page such as the current page for Altino Travel Agency
€299 a year with response form, logo etc and limited ads around the body text which is your page. Linked from navigation bar on every page.
2. Advertising in Brits in Crete Forum (www.britsincrete.co.uk/cgi-bin/bicforum/YaBB.pl)
Premium Position. Ask for information for premium position advertising.
Ads accepted in the Forum software's pre-set breaks between posts. The main subject thread is "Ex-pat Cafe". Rate for a 468x60 pixel ad that appears throughout the"Ex-pat Cafe" thread is €135 for 90 days. For each of the other categories for a 468x60 placement the rate is €70 for 90 days.
All materials should be submitted via the Internet, ready for uploading.
Enquire here for payment methods.
You cannot afford to miss reading this article: "Why Advertising on Brits in Crete Pages Works! - The Value of Product Awareness".