Top Quality Pre-Roll from the #1 News Brand in the world. 

Access the 900+ CNN Local Affiliates where CNN powered pre-roll and Content Run.

Viewable/Transparent/User Initiated Preroll/ CPMs - $25-$40  

Premium Video Content and Audience Extension available.

Company Overview 

iMediaSalesTeam is proud to be the exclusive sales team for select media companies including CNN Newssource.  We are a fully integrated coast to coast sales team hired by each media company to offer advertisers everything from high-impact branding programs and custom integrated placements to direct response high-reach banners, emails, or text links.  See http://www.cnnnewsource.com/advertise

Why CNN Newsource Video?

Top News Brand + Local News Sites

The CNN Newsource Video Affiliate Network is comprised of CNN and 900+ trusted local news partners and our collective digital, mobile and social platforms. Your brand would appear in a brand-safe environment alongside trusted local news partners and personalities that are well-recognized and respected in their respective communities. 

Reach more than national/cable news

By far, local news reaches more adults than both national broadcast network news and cable news (Nielsen, Local Watch Report, Sep 2017). By extension, local news reaches millions of US households through their web, mobile and social platforms. Your single ad relationship with CNN Newsource taps into this vast network of engaged consumers.

Video Engagement Rates

Local news audience spends 88% more time on a page with video, and posts with video are shared 12 times more than those without. This plays to the very strength of VAN: a trusted source of breaking news, viral stories and compelling journalism reported and produced by some of the best news organizations in the business including CNN, the world's news leader.

Above is from Hitwise State of Industry January 2018

Examples:

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A Growing Supply of Quality Pre-Roll.


CNN Newsource continues to offer new affiliates custom video services to help local media companies deliver the top branded news in the industry. 


Advertiser Restrictions

Advertiser Restrictions:

Advocacy/Political

Alcohol

Bingo/Lottery/Gambling

Clothing (Undergarments)

Contraceptives and Birth Control

Dating/Chat Services

Dieting/Weight Loss

Dish/Satellite/Cable

Fear Mongering and Deception

Foreign Language Advertisements

Government

Guns, Ammo & Weapons

Herbal Supplements

Legal/Lawyers

Low-Quality/Offensive Imagery

News/Newspaper/Newsy Ads

Obscenity

Online Gaming

Personal Loans, Debt, Settlement, High Risk Financial

Psychics and other Pseudo-Sciences

Religious

Sexual Products, Adult Entertainment or Pornography

Television Networks

Tobacco (includes e-cigarettes)

Unlawful and/or Illegal Goods

CNN Pre-Roll Specs

Contact Us:

We are based outside Boston, MA. but cover the US coast to coast.  We love marketing and love to see our clients succeed. 

Josh Iverson

josh@imediasalesteam.com

Mobile: 617.933.5477

Office 617.383.9900


Social Advertising Services

Social Advertising    

 
  • We offer data and programs on Facebook that are not available using Facebook or other services directly
  • We buy the media, create the banners, manage and optimize campaigns to hit your ROI
  • Our Custom Data Audiences combine with Facebook to improve A/B testing and results
  • You have a team behind your social media efforts
    Conversion pixels track conversions with display ads
  • We work with many marketing firms and brands direct.


 
 

Other Opportunities

Opportunities

All campaigns are customized to fit your needs

Options are available for:

  • Display Banners
  • Unique placements
  • Social
  • Re-targeting and Audience Extension
  • Pre-roll
  • Text Links
  • Audio and Video Podcasts
  • Custom Placements and Sponsorships
  • E-mail


 
 

Classmates.com

Classmates

Founded in 1995, Classmates operates the leading online social network service in the United States for bringing high school alumni together. Serving over 70 million members it enables its users to find and reconnect with high school friends. Classmates also features the largest library of digitized yearbooks available anywhere on the Internet, with over 300,000 yearbooks available online, helping members reconnect, reminisce, engage, and plan reunions with alumni.

Why advertise with Classmates?   No bots!

All of our Site Traffic is behind a log in.  

On-target opportunities backed with solid data!   90% Viewability

Demographic targeting that includes:  Age, Gender and Graduation Year 



Ancestry.com Sites

Ancestry Sites

 

Rootsweb.com World’s oldest and largest online community dedicated to family history. 

Findagrave.com Over 100 million genealogy records from cemeteries around the world.

Genealogy.com Wide range of family and local histories, vital records, military records and much more for free!

 

1500+ Local Newspapers: Legacy.com

Premium Reach on 1500+ Major Newspapers

Legacy.com

  • Over 30MM+ page views per Quantcast
  • 1,500 newspaper affiliates worldwide
  • Life stories and legacies
  • 83% viewability score on desktop inventory (Legacy.com audit, AdYapper, Q1 2014)
  • Target by unique keywords, age, income, gender, education, geo etc.