“9 Good Reasons Why EatDrinkVictoria.com Can Help Your Business Get More Customers…”
1) We Will Promote Your Business
THOUSANDS of Times Each Month
EatDrinkVictoria.com is one of the top ranked websites on Google for the best restaurants in Victoria
Our site is also listed in 674 online directories and has link exchanges with many other food/drink and Vancouver Island related websites.
As a result, we’re the most visited restaurant guide of Vancouver Island and get TONS of traffic form people actively looking for places to Eat, Drink and things to Do in Victoria.
That means no matter what someone is looking for, if it’s related to food or drink in Victoria, people find and visit our website.
So your ad is guaranteed to be seen by people locally here on the island.
That will bring lots of customers to your location or event for sure.
2) Traditional Advertising Like The Yellow Pages And Local Print Magazines Just Aren’t As Effective Anymore
LOCAL ONLINE ADVERTISING WORKS!
Here are the facts:
- 87% of online users depend on the Internet to access local information
- Small businesses that use the Internet to promote and sell their goods and services have grown 46% faster over the past two years than those who didn’t
- Each week, 63% of Canadian smart-phone users look for a local business and 53% of them will make a purchase locally
But you don’t need to hear from us how big online advertising is – just look around. Many people are using their mobile phone during their entire stay at your restaurant.
If you’re not advertising where people can find you online with their computer, laptop or mobile phone, you are LOSING REAL CUSTOMERS EACH AND EVERY DAY.
So stop wasting your time and money with outdated and expensive print advertising.
Advertising online with EatDrinkVictoria.com helps you reach the customers you can’t reach anymore with traditional offline media.
3) Get Your Share Of $283 Million
In Tourist Dollars
4.1 million tourists visit Victoria and Vancouver Island every single year.
Most importantly… they spend over $283,180,828.00 million dollars a year supporting the local food and beverage economy.
Many of them research their holidays online BEFORE they even arrive here.
Because we have almost four thousand listings in the search engines for food and hospitality related terms, we get international visitors to the website from all over the world.
In fact, we’ve had visitors from 111 countries around the world so far (and counting!)
That means your business is going to benefit from having your ad seen by local traffic, PLUS get first class worldwide exposure from our international visitors.
You’ll get the first bite of the apple and be in front of potential customers long before your competitors do.
4) Be In Front Of A Highly Targeted Audience
That’s Ready To Spend Money
Because we have a highly targeted audience actively looking for and READY TO BUY local Victoria services.
Our site is a dedicated portal to Victoria and the surrounding area and nowhere else.
We’re easy for people to find, and we’ve got more than 45,000+ page views each month.
Combined with our many front page listings in Google, Yahoo and other search engines, this is truly unbeatable exposure for your business. We have highly targeted traffic and plenty of it!
5) You Get New Customers Fast!
Web advertising is one of the most effective ways to increase sales immediately because an ad on EatDrinkVictoria.com puts you in front of new customers immediately.
Not next year. Not next month or even next week. But right NOW.
6) Keeps Your Customers Up-To-Date With Your
Latest News, Events and Promotions
Unlike Print Advertising or the Yellow Pages where you’re stuck with the same ad, you can update and change your banner ad on EatDrinkVictoria.com each month for FREE!
This means you can let customers know about any new special offers, promotions and upcoming events, as well as promote seasonal messages like Valentine’s Day and New Year’s Eve.
7) You Stand Out From The Competition
You’ve got competition in your business and you’re all battling for local AND tourist dollars.
But there’s only so much money to go around.
For example, let’s take a look at the competition you’re up against with traditional offline advertising.
An ad in the Restaurant Section of the 2014 Telus Victoria Area Yellow Pages competes against 55 pages overflowing with 497 other ads!
Many of them with mammoth budgets paying for full page color ads. Ouch!
Now compare that to the ad spots available on EatDrinkVictoria.com. We strictly limit how many advertisers we accept at any one time because we want you to get the best bang for your advertising buck.
Instead of getting lost in an overcrowded sea of ads, you experience much less competition for the attention of your potential customers. Your ad stands out and WILL get seen!
8) It’s Effective, Low Cost Advertising
That Won’t Break Your Budget
Advertising on EatDrinkVictoria.com costs less and is more affordable than local newspapers, seasonal booklets, yellow pages and other conventional print advertising.
For example…. an ad on the back of a BC Transit bus starts at $7,008 and goes up to $11,088 a year.
An ad in the local Victoria Times Colonist starts at $3,840 and goes up to $5,760 a year.
But you can get started with EatDrinkVictoria.com for a lot, lot less………
Think about it… for just cents a day (that’s LESS than a daily cappuccino from Tim Horton), you can generate customers for your business twenty four hours a day, seven days a week, for one full year.
9) It’s EASY To Get Started
Advertising on EatDrinkVictoria.com is quick and easy.
It’s quick and easy, and your ad with EatDrinkVictoria.com will generate business for you non-stop 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
If you have any further questions or if we can help you in any way, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’re happy to help.
P.S. One last thing… it’s important.
We have a limited number of ad spots available on the website on a first-come, first serve basis. Once those spots are filled up, there will be a waiting list of six to twelve months before we can accept any new advertisers.