Advertise on HotPads


Reach more Home Buyers and Renters


Interested?
Contact us!
advertising@hotpads.com

Visitors to HotPads.com experience the most user-friendly housing search engine on the Internet. Our one of a kind map-based search process highlights our forward thinking and ability to give our visitors an experience unlike anything they have used before.

Advertising on HotPads lets you reach millions of new customers who are typically:

  • Young,
  • College-educated,
  • Web-savvy consumers
  • Planning a move in the next 90 days

What are users are looking for:
     
  • Phone and Internet Access
  • Cable and satellite TV service
  • Bank accounts, mortgages, and credit cards
  • Furniture and housewares
  • Insurance
  • Moving and storage
  • Transportation and parking
  • Grocery and retail locations
  • Home Improvement

Interactive Brand Advertising


There are few truly great opportunities to win over prospective customers, and the search for a new home is one of them. Movers need to make important buying decisions and are more receptive to promotional offers. HotPads.com aims to be the best vehicle for your company to reach these future customers.

Available advertising options include banner ads, paid links and content sponsorships, and map insertion advertising.

Display Advertising

HotPads keeps the number of display ad placements to a minimum so that your message stands out. We offer 3 effective placements within the map-based search:

Rectangle


Size: 300x250
Position: Above the fold

Approved file formats: JPG, GIF, PNG, HTML, Flash 5.0 or higher
Max file size: 50KB Alt text: 50 characters maximum
Streaming media: Audio & video must be user-initiated with visible button to end
Looping animation: 15 second limit (unlimited loops)
Rich media alternates: Creative must be accompanied by GIF or JPG
Expanding ads: Expansion must be user-initiated


Skyscraper


Size: 160x600
Position: Mid-fold

Approved file formats: JPG, GIF, PNG, HTML, Flash 5.0 or higher
Max file size: 50KB Alt text: 50 characters maximum
Streaming media: Audio & video must be user-initiated with visible button to end
Looping animation: 15 second limit (unlimited loops)
Rich media alternates: Creative must be accompanied by GIF or JPG
Expanding ads: Expansion must be user-initiated
Skyscraper expansion: Must expand right


Leaderboard


Size: 728x90
Position: Below the fold

Approved file formats: JPG, GIF, PNG, HTML, Flash 5.0 or higher
Max file size: 50KB Alt text: 50 characters maximum
Streaming media: Audio & video must be user-initiated with visible button to end
Looping animation: 15 second limit (unlimited loops)
Rich media alternates: Creative must be accompanied by GIF or JPG
Expanding ads: Expansion must be user-initiated
Skyscraper expansion: Must expand right


HotPads accepts all manner of image and rich media creative content.


Map Insertion Advertising

Most exciting of all, select companies can have their retail or restaurant locations featured directly on HotPads' maps alongside our listings at their exact locations as helpful points of interest. This is the best "mapvertising" marketing solution you can find.


Media Kit


For more information about advertising on HotPads.com, click the image below to view our media kit (PDF).






If you have additional questions or to inquire about advertising on HotPads, please email advertising@hotpads.com or call (563)Buy-Rent.