Forum owners used to have a hard time monetizing their traffic. In the early days, most ads were sold privately by the forum admin/owner directly to buyers. Big general topic forums in particular had the toughest time monetizing because it was hard to convince potential local buyers of the value of putting an ad with a few […](Read more ...)
Using your forum’s software conditionals to increase your forum’s advertising revenue What can a forum owner do to increase ad venue while minimizing impact for long-time members? Fortunately, most forum software has the capacity to segment users into different categories built right into it. Forum software like vbulletin, xenforo, and IPB and others can detect whether […](Read more ...)
The medium rectangle is king!! Over the last decade or so we have experimented with different sized ad units, trying to find the best ad unit sizes for forums, and always end up coming to the same conclusion : the 300×250 medium rectangle is king for above the fold positions. Why is that you ask? […](Read more ...)
What is FORUMCAST?
FORUMCAST is an online advertising network for forums. We offer forum publishers high CPMs at nearly 100% fill rates and the highest revenue share of any ad network.
FORUMCAST connects our forum partners directly to Google Ad Exchange (Google AdX). What this means is your forum will have access to better quality, higher paying display ads your forum may not otherwise get.
Google AdX is like an souped-up Adsense, with better ads paying higher CPMs than most ad networks.
With FORUMCAST, our forum partners can capitalize vast pools of available high quality display ads for their forums.
For advertisers, FORUMCAST allows brands to easily reach the biggest and best privately owned forums on the internet in a targeted way.