Who can advertise on Haute Macabre?
Well, anyone : Etsy sellers, jewelry designers, clothing designers, artists, photographers, cosmetic lines, retail shops, whatever it is that you do and would like to promote!

Haute Macabre does reserve the right to decline anyone that we find offensive or don’t deem appropriate for our audience.

Why would I want to advertise on Haute Macabre? What are your statistics?
Since our launch in December of 2008, we have had an incredible amount of traffic, and the numbers keep growing.  We currently average approximately 3 million hits with 35,000 unique visitors per month, and have thousands of subscribers to our RSS feeds, Facebook fan page, TumblrTwitter, and Instagram.

Where would my ad be displayed?
The Stamp, Square Button, The Rectangle, and The Skyscraper will be displayed in the column on the right, alongside the content articles, placed in between our shortcut menus. They are displayed in order of size from largest to smallest, top to bottom.

The In-Post Ad will be displayed within each article post published & in our RSS feeds for the duration of the package.  Haute Macabre averages 1-5 posts weekly.  Due to spatial restrictions, only one advertiser at a time may use In-Post Ads, but please feel free to contact us for future scheduling and availability.

Does my ad come with a front page article?
At the launch of ad certain sized ad campaigns, Haute Macabre will post an introductory article on the front page of the main website, and also on our networking pages!

Introduction posts accompany any length of time for the In-Post package, one month or more of the Rectangle Ad, or two weeks or more of the Skyscraper. We do not currently offer any front page posts for The Stamp or The Square Button packages.

What should my ad graphic look like?
Your .JPG graphic should be a clear representation of your shop or service, sized specifically to fit the package you have selected.  We recommend including the name of your business and a product shot, your logo, or other visual aide.  No animated .gifs or flash will be accepted.  Please do not include nudity or other imagery that could be considered offensive or Not Safe For Work.

We are happy to change out graphics for longer running ads! Just drop us a line and we can discuss options.

Can my ad be posted at the very top of the page?
Ads are posted in order depending on their size : Skycraper Ads are posted at the top of the Sponsor section, Rectangle ads in the middle, and followed by the Square Button Ads.

What pricing packages are you offering?
We have five differently sized ads, and four price packages for each, ranging from $15, being the least expensive, to $500, for the largest and longest running ad. The five different ad sizes are The Stamp, The Square Button, The Rectangle,  The Skyscraper, and the In – Post Banner. Ads are available to run from one week to three months, with discounts for the larger packages!

What methods of payment do you accept?
Payments are accepted via Paypal.  Upfront payment in full is required to start your ad run.

How do I start my ad campaign?
Send us an email to get started! Use our Contact Form, or add us to your address book at info [at]

Please include in your email ::

  • Your PayPal address
  • The appropriate sized JPG graphic for your ad
  • Four 250px by 250px JPG product shots if you qualify for a front page feature
  • A brief bio and/or description of your shop if you qualify for a front page feature