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Thank-you for your interest in advertising on the Golf Empire website and reaching thousands of active golfers with your product or brand.

About:

Golf Empire is one of the most used and useful resources for amateur golfers searching to find out where and when competitive golf will be played throughout England, Scotland and Wales. Regularly updated there are over 10,000 amateur golf competitions at more than 1,500 golf clubs listed on our website.

From humble beginnings Golf Empire has quickly established itself as the largest directory of amateur golf tournaments in the UK. Golf Monthly described our website as the "cream of resources for finding open golf competitions".

Our website attracted over 1 million visits during 2016 creating 6.7m page impressions!

We are able to provide you with a fast and cost effective way of reaching a dedicated golfing audience.

Visitor Profile:

Golf Empire visitors are looking for one thing only - and that is to play golf! The majority of our audience are members of a golf club with an official CONGU handicap. They are aged 20+, have a high disposable income and an unbridled passion for playing the game on a regular basis at different venues.

Golf Clubs:

If you are a golf club we have specific options to help promote your open events and special offers, please click here for further details..

Amateur Golf Competitions; Tours & National Events:

If you are a golf events business or amateur tour specificially looking to promote an amateur golf competition(s) please click here for further details.

Quick Stats

100,000+ Average visits per month

36,000+ Subscribers

5,000+ Twitter followers

3,000+ Facebook fans

Traffic

Word of mouth over the last few years has led to more and more golfers visiting the Golf Empire website.

Monthly visits to Golf Empire

2017

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Jan

133,617

65,987

985,617

7min 10sec

Feb

98,807

53,071

659,861

6min 15sec

Mar

98,056

54,366

622,415

5min 30sec

Apr

102,200

57,433

614,120

4min 50sec

May

121,430

65,898

733,657

4min 45sec

Jun

123,337

66,954

737,082

4min 39sec

Jul

145,390

78,184

884,369

4min 28sec

Aug

129,215

68,488

812,898

4min 21sec

Sep

84,173

47,323

546,621

4min 10sec

Oct

74,004

42,629

470,664

4min 37sec

Nov

59,588

31,835

428,031

5min 54sec

Dec

-

-

-

-

Total

1,169,817
(+10.39% YoY)

462,953
(+6.18% YoY)

7,495,335
(+19.60% YoY)

5min 7sec


2016

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Jan

121,159

61,241

878,927

7min 03sec

Feb

94,141

52,073

585,568

5min 59sec

Mar

95,274

55,024

548,604

5min 17sec

Apr

97,883

57,000

529,868

4min 49sec

May

109,298

62,000

598,562

4min 44sec

Jun

108,471

61,003

584,349

4min 31sec

Jul

123,342

68,648

669,882

4min 26sec

Aug

115,992

63,870

669,837

4min 21sec

Sep

75,295

43,356

466,724

4min 19sec

Oct

63,324

38,394

377,958

4min 24sec

Nov

55,500

31,395

356,565

5min 20sec

Dec

73,049

39,410

495,920

5min 57sec

Total

1,132,728
(+7.02% YoY)

463,463
(+9.47% YoY)

6,762,764
(+8.17% YoY)

5min 6sec


2015

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Jan

112,983

53,809

817,502

6min 42sec

Feb

90,231

48,011

572,969

6min 06sec

Mar

85,401

47,214

510,576

5min 26sec

Apr

89,960

51,594

496,813

4min 44sec

May

107,789

60,015

606,921

4min 40sec

Jun

106,319

59,610

586,422

4min 32sec

Jul

114,129

62,439

631,727

4min 29sec

Aug

113,301

66,149

584,981

3min 54sec

Sep

69,431

39,911

394,282

4min 05sec

Oct

52,751

31,609

301,385

4min 21sec

Nov

47,697

26,854

302,405

5min 20sec

Dec

68,415

37,136

446,108

5min 58sec

Total

1,058,407
(+13.32% YoY)

423,385
(+10.21% YoY)

6,252,091
(+7.24% YoY)

5min 02sec


2014

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Jan

107,933

53,603

843,603

7min 18sec

Feb

80,631

44,358

550,073

6min 82sec

Mar

74,730

44,180

478,957

5min 35sec

Apr

76,993

46,348

465,666

5min 01sec

May

92,202

54,075

543,133

4min 47sec

Jun

89,096

51,632

515,593

4min 36sec

Jul

106,686

60,164

595,184

4min 22sec

Aug

86,568

49,319

502,875

4min 23sec

Sep

66,968

41,090

375,069

3min 54sec

Oct

50,076

30,791

286,532

4min 15sec

Nov

43,439

25,261

282,593

5min 27sec

Dec

58,696

30,324

390,614

5min 55sec

Total

934,018
(+21.56% YoY)

384,160
(+18.74% YoY)

5,829,892
(+16.88% YoY)

5min 11sec


2013

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Jan

82,366

41,790

640,557

6min 53sec

Feb

68,231

40,782

453,446

5min 47sec

Mar

67,757

40,732

430,079

5min 28sec

Apr

65,046

38,070

411,246

5min 20sec

May

75,271

43,024

468,965

5min 21sec

Jun

78,650

44,713

479,217

5min 13sec

Jul

80,704

45,833

480,597

4min 56sec

Aug

77,014

43,350

455,902

4min 45sec

Sep

49,011

29,629

305,939

4min 39sec

Oct

36,937

22,774

235,141

4min 54sec

Nov

37,562

21,904

265,035

5min 48sec

Dec

49,811

27,861

362,002

6min 18sec

Total

768,360

(+29.28% YoY)

325,540

(+27.22% YoY)

4,988,126

(+23.51% YoY)

5min 28sec


2012

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Jan

64,682

32,298

590,066

7min 27sec

Feb

57,049

30,673

440,822

6min 53sec

Mar

47,682

27,673

336,622

6min 16sec

Apr

50,342

29,397

343,465

5min 54sec

May

53,799

31,265

349,632

5min 19sec

Jun

56,600

32,639

360,751

5min 17sec

Jul

67,949

39,793

398,035

4min 52sec

Aug

58,059

35,100

347,448

4min 20sec

Sep

40,489

26,312

235,406

3min 55sec

Oct

30,088

19,201

178,540

4min 12sec

Nov

31,057

18,988

188,247

4min 43sec

Dec

36,525

20,775

259,549

5min 41sec

Total

594,321

(+31.96% YoY)

254,312

(+27.33% YoY)

4,038,583

(+19.79% YoY)

5min 31sec


2011

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Jan

42,261

21,393

419,518

7min 35sec

Feb

40,596

22,439

367,575

6min 54sec

Mar

37,882

22,006

293,765

6min 20sec

Apr

33,508

21,017

242,144

5min 31sec

May

43,008

26,575

308,938

5min 25sec

Jun

45,656

27,972

308,755

5min 17sec

Jul

52,335

32,132

354,049

5min 07sec

Aug

49,161

30,914

318,317

4min 46sec

Sep

30,391

20,069

197,055

4min 26sec

Oct

22,304

14,887

144,957

4min 06sec

Nov

24,259

14,002

179,580

5min 16sec

Dec

29,028

16,118

236,237

6min 08sec

Total

450,389

(+43.22% YoY)

199,734

(+42.09% YoY)

3,371,446

(+47.87% YoY)

5min 38sec


2010

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Total

314,481

(+69.22% YoY)

140,573

(+51.16% YoY)

2,279,944

(+88.64% YoY)

5min 49sec


2009

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Total

185,842

(+203.62% YoY)

92,999

(+152.02% YoY)

1,208,604

(+172.27% YoY)

4min 59sec


2008

Visits

Uniques

Pageviews

Ave Time

Total

61,208

36,611

443,913

4min 02sec

Display Advertising

Our typical banner locations and sizes can be seen on this page, however, we can also offer bespoke options for advertisers and are happy to work with our partners to fit in with a particular campaign they may have.

Available Sizes:

970x250 Large Leaderboard*

728x90 Leaderboard

300x250 MPU

300x600 Half Page Ad

Background Skin

 

*970x250 Leaderboard Banner:

Our highly visible and premium positioned 970x250 Leaderboard banner is available at the top of each page and also on our 10,000+ online entry-forms providing advertisers with a strong impact on some of our most visited pages. Click here for an example.

Email Database

We offer visitors to our website the opportunity to register so that they get emailed when new open competitions are listed in their area. We therefore have a rapidly expanding database of golfers, currently sitting at over 37,000.

We send regular e-newsletters with the latest golf news and other relevant information. Our list is cleaned each week and we are able to track open rates and click-throughs.

We offer our partners access to this database of golfers by way of sponsorship, sub-features, dedicated features, adverts or editorials. We can send dedicated/solus emails or integrate within our own emails.

Data Capture

We run regular data capture competitions with our partners. These are excellent for raising awareness of a product, especially for new or pre-launch items, and feature throughout our website and in our monthly e-newsletters.

Contact

For more information please contact us by email on advertising@golfempire.co.uk or to place banner advertisements (leaderboards, banners, skyscrapers, MPUs...) on the Golf Empire website, please contact our media team:

 

Simon Bale (Director - MediaDrive Ltd)

8-10 Buckingham Palace Road

Victoria, London

SW1W 0QP

E-mail: simon.bale@mediadrive.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7118 0990