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With over 2 million unique visitors each year, Lakes Online offers the most cost-effective advertising and promotion services for water-related businesses.
We specialize in lake content through Coastal Town and work with affiliate sites to boost traffic.
When people see your ad, you have hit a target audience interested in waterfront related businesses. Services can be purchased month-to-month with no long-term contracts or commitments.
Give us a try and let us prove results to you. But don't take our word for it. See what others say about us!
PROMOTIONAL TEXT LINKS
Promote your business through listings on the Galveston web site. Have your business name appear on the front page, in the directory and in business categories.
- Listing on the Galveston web site Front Page
- Multi-page, fully-functional website with a domain
- Listing in the Business Directory under your business categories including business address, phone, fax, and contact page
- Links to your blog, Facebook and Twitter pages
- vCard generation
- Availability in Galveston Search Engine
- Availability in Lakes Online Search Engine
- Position marker on the Business Category Map
- Promote events on the Galveston Event Calendar and the Lakes Online Calendar
- Use event calendar widget to automatically plug-in those events to your web site
- Use news widget to automatically plug-in those articles to your web site
- Includes basic Business Profile Page
- Includes domain registration and use of domain with your Business Profile Page
- Monthly statistics
Special Pricing Offers
- Second lake 25% savings ($225)
- Third lake 50% savings ($150)
- Forth and subsequent lakes 75% savings ($75)
- Get state-wide coverage on all of the Texas lake sites for $999.00 per year
- Get national coverage on the Coastal Town lake network for $1,999.00 per year
There are several banner positions that run on the web pages of the Galveston Site.
Each banner is custom designed for the promotional campaign you need.
- High visibility across specified pages of the Galveston site
- Free banner design
- Link from banner goes to your desired web page
- Statistics showing impressions and click-throughs
- JPG, PNG and GIF files supported
Contact us at Admin@CoastalTown.com
to setup a banner ad. Please indicate banner position and describe desired design.
Banner Position A
(728 x 90 pixels)
Banner Position B
(160 x 60 pixels)
Banner Position C
(160 x 160 pixels)
Banner Position D
(160 x 160 pixels)
Galveston property owners have the ability to advertise real estate for sale directly to the public on the Galveston web site.
1 Month - $25
6 Months - $100
10 Years - $300
- Listing on the Galveston Real Estate Page
- Availability in Galveston Real Estate Search
- Upload photos of your property and/or home
- Inclusion into the national HousesOnWater.com database
Galveston rental owners have the ability to advertise their vacation rental directly to the public on the Galveston web site.
1 Month - $25
6 Months - $100
1 Year - $150
2 Years - $250
- Listing on the Vacation Rentals Page
- Availability in Rental Searches
- Upload photos of the rental property
- Inclusion in the national LakeRentals.info site
If your business sells boats and personal watercraft, you now have the ability to advertise in the Galveston Classifieds.
You can also use special pages to use on your web site.
- Enter once and have the ads show on the Galveston Classifieds and on your own site
- Unlimited Classifieds Listings in all categories (Boats, Aircraft, Vehicles, etc.)
- Availability in searches from any other site of the Lakes Online network
REAL ESTATE ADVERTISING (BY AGENTS)
Borrell Associates research firm found that 77 percent of real estate buyers use the Internet for home searches. The Galveston community and visitors guide targets the local public and prospecitive newcomers to the Galveston area. This real estate advertising package provides a comprehensive way to advertise your listings online.
Unlimited Active Listings
Up To 5 Active Listings
- Enter listings into the real estate management system and listings appear automatically on the Real Estate Page
- Real estate search results link to your agent web site to provide more exposure for your web site
- Includes use of a Real Estate Manager to manage your listings and keep track of listing agreement expiration dates
- Each listing advertisement is plotted on the interactive map of the Galveston site.
- Inclusion on the HousesOnWater.com site
- Optional: Instant listings on your site! Use a plug-in to put entered listings on your site automatically
MEMBERSHIP MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
This is a database tool for member organizations. You
can manage member information, dues and member status easily. There is also a
login with an organization calendar so members can utilize it.
- Manage Member Information - Keep track of all your member information in one
place. mailing address, physical address, contact name, e-mail address, phone
numbers, fax number, Internet URL, and member category are just some of the
kinds of member data at your fingertips.
- Manage Member Status - If your organization requires members to pay dues then
you can keep your list updated in real-time. New members display when published
automatically. No need to get your Webmaster to update your site every time.
Also, if member become inactive, they are automatically removed from the member
- Contact Your Members - Send e-mail to your members with one click. You can
select whether you want to send to active or inactive members. Members whom
their dues will be expiring within.
- Promote Your Members - If you choose to promote your members on the
Internet, a page is provided to integrate into your existing web site. The
member listing page can be customized by font, color and size. Members can
choose to not be published if they wish and can change this information
themselves through their login area.
- Mail Your Members - Since your member mailing address is already
maintained in the system, you can create all the mailing labels with one click.
Customize your label print pages to members of certain status.
Have a web site with your own address of yourdomain.com, (.net), (.info) or (.org). Establish your identity on the internet with
your own domain name. This gives you the capability to better promote your web site in printed media, billboards and elsewhere online with a recognizable name
that matches your business.
Plus $20 / Annual Domain Registration
- Your site address of www.YourDomain.com
- Hosting on Windows Server (ASP or ASP.net capable)
- File Transfer (FTP) access to your site 24/7
- Flexible payments (monthly, quarterly or annually) - Your choice!
- Up to 50 e-mail mailboxes similar to firstname.lastname@example.org or unlimited forwarding addresses to an existing e-mail mailbox
- Includes two hours of maintenance updates or Internet consultation annually
- No setup fee!
- Immediate registration on available domains
- Event Calendar Widget (display events on your site)
- News/Blog Article Publishing (display news articles on your site)
- Non-Profit organizations receive a free Business Listing on the Galveston Web Site