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Advertise with AmazingRibs.com

Grow your brand and make direct sales with this extremely popular site and its passionate readers

AmazingRibs.com is by far the largest and most popular barbecue and grilling website in the world. The site features tested recipes, education, techniques, tips, science, mythbusting, and buying guides. Advertising on AmazingRibs.com is a great way to build your brand or make direct sales.

Analytics

Think about this: More than 12,000,000 users will come to AmazingRibs.com in a year while fewer than 4,000,000 attended baseball at Yankee Stadium in its best year. While here they will view more than 30,000,000 pages!

According to the rating service comScore, AmazingRibs.com ranks in the top 50 in total visitors in the food category in the US among tens of thousands of food sites including commercial sites. This placed the site ahead of such monsters as Saveur magazine, Lean Cuisine, and Oscar Mayer (and they have Wienermobiles)!

Demographics

We use Google Analytics to measure traffic and demographics. Here’s a typical snapshot:


15% Female
77% Male


33% are age 45 to 64
53% are age 25 to 44


13% $0-30k
25% $30-60k
31% $60-100k
31% $100k+


84% Caucasian
5% African American
3% Asian
7% Hispanic
1% Other


53% No Kids
47% Kids


37% No College
46% College
17% Grad School



General terms of sale

1) Your site must be informative, accurate, original, well maintained, and well-designed. The identity of the persons in control must be clear and plain, and contacting management must be simple.

2) You must conspicuously post your privacy policy on your site and make it available to all visitors. Your privacy policy must comply with all laws and accurately disclose your collection and use of visitor information.

3) Your site or your advertisers must not promote pornography, hate, bigotry, libel, violence, discrimination, or illegal activity.

4) Your ad may include motion or animation so long as we do not consider it annoying. We accept jpg, png, and gif files. We discourage Flash and swf files.

5) All ads are subject to our approval. We reserve the right to reject any ads that we wish at our discretion without explanation.

Menu of ad options

We believe strongly in the wall between editorial and advertising so all our ads are sold by third parties. Here is how to select the spaces you want and how to contact the party who sells it. There are many location and rate options depending on your budget. Below is a tasty menu.

ad page map

(Space A) Leaderboard 728 x 90 pixels

(Space B) Rectangle 300 x 250 pixels

(Space C) Skyscraper 300 x 600 pixels

Spaces A, B, and C are best suited for major corporations with significant ad budgets. You pay per 1,000 pageviews (CPM). Ads are run of site, meaning they appear on all 2,000+ pages. This means your ads enjoy maximum visibility and impact. You can buy for as long or short as you want, or set a dollar limit.

Questions?

To learn more about rates, analytics, or if you have any questions, click here to contact us.

Published On: 9/13/2012 Last Modified: 3/20/2021

  • Meathead - Founder and publisher of AmazingRibs.com, Meathead is known as the site's Hedonism Evangelist and BBQ Whisperer. He is also the author of the New York Times Best Seller "Meathead, The Science of Great Barbecue and Grilling", named one of the "100 Best Cookbooks of All Time" by Southern Living.


If you help us, we’ll pay you back bigtime with an ad-free experience and much more!

Millions come to AmazingRibs.com every month for quality tested recipes, tips on technique, science, mythbusting, product reviews, and inspiration. But it is expensive to run a website with more than 4,000 pages and we don’t have a big corporate partner like TV network or a magazine publisher to subsidize us.

Our most important source of sustenance is people who join our Pitmaster Club, but please don’t think of it as a donation. Members get 21 great benefits. We block all third-party ads, we give members free ebooks, magazines, interviews, webinars, more recipes, a monthly sweepstakes with prizes worth up to $2,000, discounts on products, and best of all a community of like-minded cooks free of flame wars. Click below to see all the benefits, take a free 30 day trial membership, and help keep this site alive.


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A big part of this site is our unbiased equipment and product reviews. We love playing with toys and we have no problem calling them the way we see them. Some companies pay a finder’s fee if a reader clicks a link on AmazingRibs.com and buys a product. It has zero impact on our reviews, zero impact on the price you pay, and the sites never tell us what you bought, but it has a major impact on our ability to keep this site alive! So before you buy, please click our links. Here’s a link that takes you to a page on Amazon that has some of our favorite tools and toys: https://tinyurl.com/amazingribs


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