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Getting Started:
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Tutorials: (read in this order)
Preparing your Pages for the Search Engines
Using Tooter to submit your site
Getting listed in Yahoo (and the other big indexes)
Paying for Traffic (Pay-Per-Click)
Improving your Search Engine Rankings
How to (not) win Awards

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Clickthrough Conundrums
The Gullibility Virus
A Marketing Course that Works?!
Accepting Credit Cards Online
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Glossary of Useful Terms
Random Nonsense
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Cool Domain Names
Why I let you decide how much to pay

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Make Money Slow! (by linking to me)
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Believe it or not, 11.13% of the people who use support the site!
Site Overview and Demographics is a URL-registration power-tool that allows users to submit their URLs to all the major search engines and indexes. Unlike similar (and expensive) services such as Submit-It, gives the users access to sophisticated submission tools, lets them do it themselves, and lets them decide what the service is worth.

Almost all visitors and users of run their own websites, making it an excellent choice for advertisers wishing to target webmasters. Additionally, of all those who use the site (and create an account), approximately 10% voluntarily contribute an average of $20 to maintain their account -- and the percentage of those who extensively use the site's features who contribute is significantly higher. users are buyers.

Rates & Specifications

Several types of advertising opportunities are available. All quoted prices are on a CPM (cost per 1000 impressions) basis:

LocationRun of SiteTargeted
Top of page banner (~468x60)$30.00$45.00
Middle of menu minibanner (~186x100)$15.00$25.00

Actual size of banners can be anything approximating normal banner sizes. HTML banners can also be implemented.


The following targeting options are available: Run-of-site, particular pages, user status (casual visitor, logged in user, logged in subscriber), and by email address domain of logged in user. Other targeting options can be arranged if necessary. Please note that does not provide any individually identifyable demographic information about our users.

Guaranteed CTR

On top of page banners and targeted minibanners, we guarantee a click-through ratio of at least 1%. We reserve the right to cancel a campaign (and refund any unused money) at any time if, in our sole discretion, it becomes clear that a campaign is not well suited to the site. We try only accept campaigns that we think will do well.

Sponsor banners are interspersed with other banners in such a way as to avoid banner overload; the interleaving of your banners with other sponsors and bartered banners can be adjusted to meet your requirements.

Bonus Email Sponsorship

In addition to the traditional banner display, every time "Tooter" (the URL submission robot) completes a promotion for a user, the completion notification email it sends, contains short ads for sponsors, including a URL that they can click on. Such clickthroughs are counted as equivalent to clicks on the banners themselves for the purposes of meeting the 1% CTR guarantee.

Payment Terms

Terms are 50% in advance, 50% due 10 days after completion. Alternatively, if paid in advance, a 10% discount may be taken.

About this site...
This site was developed on a Macintosh, programmed in WebSiphon, and served by WebStar. The author, on those exceedingly rare occasions when he does think, indeed thinks differently.

It looks (and works) better when you use version 4.0 or better of Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer, but can be used with any tables-capable browser. ©1997-2005 Robert Woodhead, All Rights Reserved.™, Tooter™, Secret Net Tools™, MultiSubmitter™, Rankulator™, BaldSpotCam™, and ShareService™ are trademarks of Robert Woodhead. To get help, report bugs, or make suggestions, go here.