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Why Advertise on Planetizen?

Planetizen is the go-to news and information site for the urban planning, design, and development community. With a steady stream of fresh, relevant stories every day, our readers check in regularly to get the latest news on transportation, architecture, infrastructure, housing, economic development, and urban design. Our readers follow our influential bloggers and read original features from leaders in the field.

An advantage of advertising with Planetizen is that we don’t accept spammy ads, and we don’t want to. Our goal is to connect relevant organizations and institutions with the right audience.

What We’re About

Planetizen is a public-interest information exchange for the urban planning, design, and development community. We are a one-stop source for urban planning news, editorials, book reviews, announcements, jobs, education, and more.

To place an ad, please contact us at:
[email protected]
877-260-PLAN (7526)

Advertising Options

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Site-wide and Leaderboard

These ads display on nearly every page of the website.

Site-wide: Rotates between two positions in the sidebar.

Leaderboard: Exclusive placement at the top of the site.

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Schools Directory

Ads: Displays on the Directory of Planning Schools home page and all non-featured and enhanced school profiles in the directory. Includes a gratis enhanced school profile.

Enhanced Profile: Enhanced school page and the program appears at top of matching search results.

Featured Program: Link to profile displays on school landing page. Includes enhanced profile.

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Newsletter and Social Media

Newsletter: Exclusive graphic ad appears in bi-weekly Newswire and weekly Jobswire send to over 20,000 opt-in subscribers. Includes gratis announcement.

Social Media Package: Includes announcement and your custom message posted 2x to our Facebook and Twitter Followers.

Chart shows that nearly 50% of audience are planners, about 20% are educators or students
Chart shows that about a third of of planetizen users' sector in local government, while about 25% work in private sector

Planetizen’s Demographics

Planetizen's audience includes professional urban planners, planning commissioners, developers, architects, landscape architects, transportation planners, policy makers, educators, economists, and civic enthusiasts. Devoted readers, including well-known journalists and many planning directors, include Planetizen in their regular news reading. You'll find Planetizen on computer screens in most planning departments as well as land use consulting and real estate development firms.

Planetizen is a top Google search result for hundreds of search terms, like "urban planning," planning schools," "smart growth," "bicycle planning," "public space," and many more. In total, the website has well over 70,000 pages, generated over more than 14 years of operation. Simply put, Planetizen is large and influential in the web presence of planning and its related fields.

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To place an ad, please contact us at:
[email protected]
877-260-PLAN (7526)

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