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How to Advertise on PoetrySoup

Classified Ads

Post classified ads for anthologies, books, magazines, websites, call for manuscripts, poets, writers, and more. Promote your blog, personal website, client, book, university, or poetry workshop, retreat, etc. Ads are FREE for PoetrySoup Premium Members.

  • $39 a year (1 ad)
  • $159 for LIFE (2 ads - forever)

Backlink Advertising

You can provide articles for posting on PoetrySoup with direct backlinks to another website. We charge a fee of $75 for these types of articles. However, the article must be about poetry or writing. To submit an article, please do the following.

  1. Submit the approved article in a Microsoft Word document.
  2. Pay the balance due via PayPal to 
  3. PoetrySoup (the targeted website) will post the article within 24hrs of the fee being received (Email us when the payment has been made. Contact PoetrySoup).
  4. We will email you a link to the article once it has been posted.

Terms and Conditions

  • The article must be a minimum of 500 words.
  • The article must be about writing or poetry.
  • The backlink will be published on the main domain.  
  • The backlink will be published with the exact approved anchor sent by you.
  • The backlink will be a do-follow and direct link (without any redirects).   
  • Your backlink will be the first link to display in the article.
  • The targeted website may not contain malicious software (The backlink will be removed, and the advertising fee forfeited if malicious software is found on the targeted website). 

Display Advertising

  1. Place ads directly on PoetrySoup using Google Ads and their placement targeting option.  See more information here:
  2. Work directly with PoetrySoup at rates you determine. No middleman. Is there a specific page or pages you want to advertise on? Do you want a particular page or ad slot all to yourself? Contact PoetrySoup, tell us where you want the advertisement placed, for how long, its size, and what you want to pay. Wherever you see an ad on PoetrySoup is a slot that you can advertise in. We will provide accurate metrics on how your ad performs.

Available Sizes

Size Style
320 x 60 Mobile Banner
468 x 60 Full Banner / Mobile Banner
728 x 90 Leaderboard
336 x 280 Square
300 x 250 Square
250 x 250 Square
160 x 600 Skyscraper
120 x 600 Skyscraper