Welcome to my media kit! Ikebana Beautiful is pleased to work with brands of all shapes and sizes – from startups to large companies. My blog began as a hobby and morphed into a business.
Press | companies
Because I’m always looking for the latest in trends and lifestyle, I like to receive press releases.
For this, and for all other press and media related matters, you can contact me by sending an email to info (at) ikebanabeautiful.com.
If you are interested in ad space, social media shares, or a sponsored post, you can contact me via info (at) ikebanabeautiful.com.
Then we can check if your brand is suitable for our readers and we can consider how I can help you with the goals you have in mind in the field of social media and ads.
Check out our current readership and Ikebana Beautiful website reach:
Website average 1200 visits per month (01-03-2017)
Facebook 2308 fans (01-03-2017)
Twitter 51 followers (01-03-2017)
Pinterest 122 followers (01-03-2017)
Google+ 344 followers (01-03-2017)
YouTube 1108 subscribers (15-07-2017)
Instagram 631 followers (01-03-2017)
Collaboration & Advertising
The sponsored blog post
Increase the brand and product awareness among the right audience and choose a sponsored blog post on our Ikebana Beautiful blog.
You will reach precisely the audience that is interested in flower arranging and Ikebana.
What do we actually do for a blog post?
Questions and comments we regularly receive: “Say, what do you have to do for a blog post?” “Making a blog post isn’t a lot of work, isn’t it?”
Well … you should be mistaken. Making a good blog post is easier said than done. First, I start with research, where I look at your brand or topic in the light of flower design. As my quality standards are high, I like to use self-taken pictures (unless the submitted photos meet my standards), and that’s why I sometimes have to travel. After taking my pictures, they are processed to show my top quality.
For our research, I sometimes buy, try or taste the products I write about. If these products are not sponsored, these costs are additional for me. After research, the blog I write and rewrite the blog post.
To tell something sensible about your brand and its context with our blog, I need to stay informed of the latest trends, tools, and material. For that I visit fairs and exhibitions, I travel and attend lectures, lessons, and symposia. Ikebana Beautiful treats your brand or company, seriously and with vision. Naturally, there is a price tag for this way of approach.
Connecting with flower lovers…
Sponsored blog posts are therefore not comparable to an ad in the sidebar of Ikebana Beautiful.
Hence, the price tag is different. In the current scope of our website, Facebook page, and newsletters, we ask the amount:
Current Pricing For Blog Features + Social Media Promotion:
- Five (5) Instagram shoutouts | € 49, – excl. VAT.
- One (1) sponsored blog post, five (5) Instagram shoutouts, five (5) Facebook Shoutouts. | € 249, – excl. VAT.
- One (1) sponsored blog post with YouTube video, five (5) Instagram shoutouts, five (5) Facebook Shoutouts. | € 349, – excl. VAT.
As our reach exceeds, these amounts will be adjusted.
One of the clients of a cooperation about the featured video:
I was idly Facebooking this wet and dreary afternoon and watched a video by Ikebana Beautiful which was really good. For several reasons. The voice of the person in the video is mesmerising, her arrangements are inspiring and her Helen Round apron is fabulous! Have you seen the video?
How does it work?
I write the blog post in English. I take our my visual material unless the supplied images fit very well with Ikebana Beautiful.
In the majority of blog posts, I will create links to flowers or flower arrangings, tools and techniques on my blog.
After approval by the client, the blog post will be posted on www.ikebanabeautiful.com and (or) announced via Social Media channels as agreed.
The blog post is also included in our two-weekly newsletter, which gives extra attention to the blog post.
Start immediately! Please contact me via the contact form on top of this page.
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There is also a possibility to have us place an ad or banner on our website.
Current Pricing For Blog Ads:
Your ad rotates on the Ikebana Beautiful website for € 57, – per month excl. VAT.
Your campaign is quickly set up, and you‘ll be on all pages to get the attention of my visitors.
So you advertise on Ikebana Beautiful
It is simple:
Your ad or banner rotates to the right of each article page in the sidebar on Ikebana Beautiful.
Size: 360 × 360 pixels, up to 30kb
File Format: JPG or GIF (without animation)
You can also choose to place a banner in a blog post that suits with the topic of your campaign, rather than to place it in the sidebar.
Please contact me via the contact form on top of this page.
Brands we’ve worked with:
Helen Round // Schoneveld Breeding // FamilyBlend // De Wild bv // Bloemen Bureau Holland // Zanox // Okatsune Europe // Aluma // Steffen Keramic // Silky // Bol.com //
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Photos of Ikebana Beautiful: Desiree Castelijn- Boes