Where can you buy traffic?


Where can you buy traffic?



Google Adwords – Search and Content network

Bing/Yahoo – Search and Content Text/Contextual ads

Miva – 2nd-tier Search PPC network

7Search – 2nd-tier Search PPC network

LookSmart – self serve search/contextual text ads

AdKnowledge – one stop shop for lots of types of ads. interesting.

Affinity – search, parked pages, text ads – good 2nd tier inventory

Marchex – PPC text ads on mainly tech related sites

AdMarketplace – self serve text ads

FindItQuick – text ads


Self-Serve Social

Facebook Ads – Self Serve Ads on Facebook

My Ads – Self Serve banners on Myspace & a host of Fox network sites

POF Ads – Self Serve Ads on PlentyOfFish

Reddit Ads – self serve direct ads on reddit.com

LinkedIn Ads – good for B2B



Traffic Vance – Great PPV network. Their only downside is that they don’t have alot of international inventory. Best interface in the business. $1k deposit

Lead Impact – Another great PPV network. Formerly Zango. Has lots of international inventory. $200 deposit.

AdOnNetwork – banners, contextual, search – self serve

MediaTraffic – ppv ads

Direct CPV – cpv, self serve popups

Clicksor – banners/text ads/pop unders

Adoori – ppv popups – self serve

Findology – ppc/cpv


Self-Serve Media Buys & Ad Networks

AdBlade – self serve display ads, very good service

Advertising.com AdDesk from AOL – Self serve banners on AOL

AdSonar – text ads on AOL. the text ad version of AOL AdDesk

Pulse360 – ads on good high traffic inventory

Sitescout.com – banners on high traffic sites

AdReady – display ads/self serve banners on yahoo sites

Yabuka – ads on good high traffic inventory. $1k deposit. similar to Pulse360

AdToll.com – now owned by Clickbooth – banners/display/text ads.

CBS Interactive – media buys on very high traffic CBS site inventory

AdBuyer – media buying search/display exchange. great place to do retargeting campaigns

Advertise.com – self serve text, search and display ads

Traffiq.com – self serve banners, able to negotiate with tons of sites through an interface

XA.net – Display/retargeting/facebook ad exchange

OpenX Ad Marketplace – banner exchange on open x ad network

Contextweb – banners/media buying exchange

AdSide – self serve ppc contextual text ads

Adbrite – self serve banners. Cheap place to test banners for CTR

AdEngage – banners/text, similar to adbrite, allow weekly buys

ZedoAdNetwork.com – Zedo self serve. No targeting options unless you talk to them

TrafficTaxi.net – self serve banners/display/popunders – global

AdPerium – torrent site traffic. display banners, self serve, similar to adbrite

BuyAds.com – self-serve banners on many quality sites

BuySellAds – self serve banners on a range of design blogs.

BlogAds – banners/text ads on high traffic blog network.

RealTechNetwork – Variety of formats, self serve platform

Chitika – search related contextual display ads. $50k monthly minimum (lol)

Adroll – self serve banners/site targeting. Does not allow affiliates


Media Buy Networks (non-self serve)

Doubleclick – Media Buys with Google

Advertising.com (also check this link) – display/banners, media buys on AOL

Microsoft Ad Network – microsoft banner display/media buys

Tribal Fusion – media buy banner network

EngageBDR – media buys on high traffic inventory. $25k to start

Rubicon Project – media buys, nice interface/inventory

FOX Networks – banners on FOX properties

Casale Media – self serve banners

Right media (Yahoo) – self serve banner exchange

CPXinteractive – banners/display, media buys

ValueClick – banners, display/media buys

Interclick – banners, high volume media buys

Burst Media – banners/display/media buys

Matomy Media – cpm banners on good inventory of sites

AdJuggler – display/media buys

AdFunky – Display/rich media, some high traffic inventory

PremiumAccess.com – dashboard ads, the ones that pop up at the bottom of a webpage

Xtend Media – banner/display media buys

ReduxMedia – Display, media buys, some good blog inventory

BannerConnect – media buys/banners, good european reach

Glam Media – media buys, display, very good inventory for female demo

Vibrant Media – inline contextual/rich ads, media buys

Tremor Media – media buys, good range of new formats

Traffic Marketplace – display/email ads, media buys

Specific Media – banners/video display, media buys

Undertone.com – premium banners/display/media buys

Tatto Media – banners/display/media buys

MediaWhiz – banners/display, media buys

Z5x.net – display banners, media buys, large inventory

Dsnrmg.com – display, media buys, unknown quantity/quality

Collective.com – media buys, banners/display

Adconian – video/banner ads, media buys

Pubmatic – ad network. looks like only exchanges can sign up to them.

Technorati Media – banners


In-Text Advertising

Infolinks – self serve text inline contextual ads

50onRed – self serve text inline contextual ads

InLinks – monthly fee inline contextual ads

Admanage – Contextual, inline & display, pops, parking, decent volume

Kontera – inline contextual text ads. Not self-serve

AdMedia – self serve inline contextual text ads like kontera, also display ads

Snap LinkAds – text/inline type ads

Linkworth – Banners, inline, contextual, plenty of cheap inventory


Mobile Phone Ad Networks

Admob – mobile ads, now owned by google

MobClix – mobile ad exchange

Jumptap – mobile ad network

Admoda – mobile ad network

Millenial Media – not self-serve

GreyStripe – mobile ad network. not self-serve

Inmobi – mobile ad network

Mobclix – mobile ad exchange

BuzzCity – mobile ad network

Adfonic – mobile advertising

Mobixell – mobile advertising



AdBuyer – media buying search/display exchange. best place to start with retargeting. taps into Right Media and Doubleclick

Retargeter – Retarget the ones who didn’t sign up first time

FetchBack – Retarget the ones who didn’t sign up first time

MyThings – Retarget the ones who didn’t sign up first time

Criteo.com – Retargeting


Category (Gaming)

Mochi Media – self serve in-game ads

CPMStar – banners display aimed at gaming sites only

Intergi – banners and static/video in-game adverts

NeoEdge.com – static/video in game adverts

Ad4Game – banners on gaming sites

Ad2Games – online advertising for games

Axifer – banners on Gamezer

Game Advertising Online – large scale performance-focused advertising solution for online games


Category (Adult)

Black Label Ads – Text & banners on adult inventory – adult version of adbrite

AdExpansion – Display/banners on adult inventory

EroAdvertising – Web & mobile display/banners on adult inventory

TrafficJunky.net – adult self serve display/banners, good volume inventory

JuicyAds – Display on adult inventory, flat rate buys per week/month

Adult Ad World – CPM ads, text ads, pop-under, clicked traffic


Social Apps

Appvert – Facebook apps ads, display

TrianAds – failbook app ads, display

TappJoy – socialmedia app ads and distribution

Userplane – social media advertising for media buyers

Cubics – social media ads

Rock You Media – social media display ads



Reseau Select – banner and offline targetted at quebec

Canoe Klix – text ads on the canoe.ca network

Adconian – display/media buys, good for Europe

Hola Networks – media buys targeting hispanic demo only in USA

Hi Media – display/media buys, mainly European traffic

Ad2OneGroup – media buys on premium UK, Irish & Aus. sites + Ebay UK

Pamoja Media – Adify powered, banners for African traffic

SHE Network – Adify powered, target Swedish women

Smowtion – display banners, most South American inventory

Traffic Synergy AdRands – banners, South African traffic

Adbid.se – premium network for online newspapers in Sweden. CPM, CPC and CPA/CPO. Does retargeting and has both banners and text ads.

UTarget.co – UK display/rich media/video, owned by Fox

Unanimis – display/video media buys, UK traffic

Mirago – UK/French/German contextual/search ads

HarrenMedia – Media buys, South American/Hispanic traffic

Filiado – Media buys for Brazilian inventory

ExoClick – Text/display on various inventory. Similar model to adbrite

Aim4Media – Display media buys, European traffic

Adverline – Media buys, good quality French/Euro inventory

Accelerator Media – UK banners/media buys

Specific Media – Media buys/display on UK/Euro premium inventory

Global Interactive – Smaller scale banner/pop media buys

Adtegrity – Media buys/display, high volumen



Sitepoint Marketplace – small direct banner buys

AdOptim – in-video, text and banner ads

YuMe – in-video ads, media buys

BrightRoll – Video Media Buying

AdClickMedia.com – looks kind of like Bidvertiser

Ezanga – cheap search/contextual/cpv/display

AditAll – produce and run video ad campaigns

Elephant Traffic – mispelled domain traffic auction

Sponsored Tweets – sponsored twitter posts

Izea – self serve sponsored tweets/blog posts

Ad.ly – more twitter ads


List Brokers

Arcamax – Amazing source for solo mailings to quality optin lists

The SRDS – rent mailing lists. mainly for direct mail I think.

NextMark – rent mailing lists. also mainly for direct mail I think.




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