Partner with Veebase

Veebase Merchant & Advertizer Program

Overview

Partner with Veebase  and you’ll have the advantage over your competition because Veebase is the only comparison shopping engine dedicated to American V-twin motorcycling. With over 450 categories covering every aspect of the V-twin experience, Veebase is a magnet to riders and enthusiasts everywhere. It’s the catalog they can’t put down.

Free entry

If you sell new V-twin parts, accessories, apparel or lifestyle goods, It costs nothing to include them on Veebase. If you are selling online and are able to provide us with a product feed (which most ecommerce platforms can produce for you) you’re almost there – have a look at our documented requirements then just complete the contact form and we’ll get started!

Program features

Features of the Veebase merchant program include;

  • Automatic collection and categorization of your product feeds where possible.
  • Listing of your products in all relevant product category and brand pages – including product title, description, price and images.
  • Fair ranking in search results. All products are ranked according to relevance  – not by additional payment or bidding.
  • A dedicated, store detail page featuring your name and logo, a description of your store, including contact, shipping and payment details and a breakdown of products by Brand and Category.
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Indian Larry Wild Child

Advertising on Veebase

Veebase is the only shopping engine dedicated to American V-twin motorcycling and offers unrivaled access to Harley Davidson, Victory, Indian and custom motorcycle enthusiasts around the world.

Overview

Visitors to Veebase are on a mission. They’re passionate about American motorcycles, know what they’re looking for and are at a late stage in the buying cycle.

Our approach

We value our visitors and are continually working to deliver the best possible user experience. As a key part of that experience, we believe the same values should apply to display advertising. For ths reason, we only accept advertising directly related to American V-twin motorcycles.

Four reasons why you should advertise on Veebase

  1. The right audience
    Your ad will always be seen by Harley-Davidson, Victory, Indian and custom motorcycle enthusiasts.
  2. Perfect timing
    Price comparison shoppers are at a late stage in the buying cycle and ready to buy.
  3. Maximum response
    Veebase only accepts adverts related to American V-twin motorcycling. Visitors view and respond to them because they’re relevant.
  4. Maximum visibility
    Veebase only displays a maximum of two adverts per page – typically, one above and one below the fold. No other text ads or banners (on page, pop-up or popunder) will distract visitors or dilute your message.

Veebase is the only shopping engine dedicated to American V-twin motorcycling and offers unrivaled access to Harley Davidson, Victory, Indian and custom motorcycle enthusiasts around the world.

Placement

All advertising on Veebase utilises the standard 300 x 250 Medium Rectangle banner, consistently located in two highly visible locations on the right of every page.

Locations

  • Home page
    Veebase currently displays one standard banner on the home page.
  • Internal pages
    A maximum of two standard banners are displayed on the internal pages. The upper ad appears just under the header in line with the page title. The lower ad sits just a little lower, under the ‘My Comparison List’ feature.
  • Custom locations / co-branding etc
    Enquiries concerning bespoke locations, such as the main home page image, are always welcome and are considered on an individual basis – try us!
Chulavista Police Motorcycle Officer
Panhead Engine Cutaway

Technical Spec

To ensure the highest visitor experience and advertiser ROI, Veebase only accepts advertising related to American V-twin motorcycling and it’s related lifestyle.

Where products or services are also relevant to other markets – such as vehicle finance or insurance for example – we ask that advertisers submit copy, creative and landing pages that highlight it’s relevance to American V-twin motorcycling.

Media specifications

We welcome static, animated and expanding banners conforming to the following specifications. We also accept tags from third party ad servers.

  • Static banners
    Banner size:           300 x 250
    Formats:                  gif, jpeg or png
    File size:                  40 Kb max
  • Animated banners
    Banner size:            300 x 250
    Format:                     Flash (at a maximum 18 fps)
    Initial file size:          40 Kb max
    Additional file size:  1.2Mb max (polite download)
    Animation length:   15 seconds maximum (Including multiple loops)
    Audio:                        Off by default and user initiated
  • Rich media expanding banners
    Banner size:             300 x 250
    Format:                      Flash
    Initial file size:           40Kb max
    Additional file size:   80Kb max
    Expand direction:      Left and down
    Max expand size:       TBA
    Expand method:        Roll on / roll off
    Control:                       Must include ‘Close’ or ‘X’ to enable mouse-off retraction.

Additional notes

Third part tags
Creative served via third party tags must still adhere to our technical and content specifications as detailed above.

Lead time
Banners should be provided to us at least three working days before the start of your campaign to allow for testing.

Payment
Advertisers and agencies with approved credit accounts should ensure that we receive payment within 28 days of our invoice date. All other campaigns must be paid in full at least three working days prior to launch.