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Politicsweb is South Africa's leading politics website. It is read by editors, journalists, politicians and government officials from across the political spectrum.

Through Politicsweb your organisation or company can reach a high-end audience comprising (inter alia) leading opinion-formers and decision-makers in politics, government and the media.

Every weekday our daily headline newsletter is sent out to our mailing list, currently standing at over 12,500 subscribers. In May 2012 the site was visited by 114,120 unique users who viewed a total of 412,217 pages (Google Analytics).

There are three routes to accessing our readership: through a sponsorship, by advertising on the site and our Information Service (iService).

1. Sponsorship

We are currently looking for sponsors for three aspects of our site: A headline sponsor, a sponsor for our daily newsletter and a sponsor for our opinion section. To find out more please email or phone +27 11 447 9626

2. Advertising

a.) Politicsweb's rate card for 2012 can be accessed here.

Should you want to advertise with us please email or phone +27 11 447 9626

b.) A banner advert on our daily headline newsletter - which can be clicked through to your company or organisation's site - costs R1,540 per mail send. 

To find out more please email or phone +27 11 447 9626.

3. iService

Our iService is a means by which reputable organisations and companies can - for a set fee - directly and predictably reach our audience with their communications. Click here to find out more.

Alternatively, please fill in the form at the bottom of the page and we will get back to you.

Further details

Readership profile:

Average readership per month from January to May 2012 (Google Analytics)

  • 97 611 readers/unique browsers per month
  • 351 610 page impressions per month
  • Over 12,500 users receive the daily Politicsweb email newsletter Monday to Friday.

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