UPcycled City is
- A virtual marketplace and social community
- A niche channel within the handicrafts industry
- Visibility for the independent UPcycler and small, eco-chic businesses
Our Value Proposition
We bring value to our independent sellers by offering an exclusive marketplace, a community centered around UPcycling, a guarantee that all products listed are certified UPcycled, and targeted advertising services. UPcycled City’s innovative marketplace not only gives you and your business access to an estimated $350 billion in targeted consumers, but also a community of people who care. UPcycled City promotes responsible, sustainable, and environmentally friendly products and manufacturing processes.
When you buy ad space on most Internet platforms such as Google, Bing, Twitter or Facebook, your reach is limited to that platforms algorithms and targeted clicks. This is not a very cost effective way to reach your customer target market. UPcycled City’s advertising program allows our sellers to reach potential customers across the entire Internet, amounting to 99% of the consumer goods market. With our unique program, we place ads on multiple online platforms simultaneously using precision customer profile targeting. We amplify your customer reach using location, interests, demographics, key words and social information in placing your advertisements.
- Acquire new customers
- Exposure to large target audience
- Increased brand awareness
- Low cost of pennies per impression
- No charges for clicks
- More conversions equals More customers
- Higher revenues to improve your bottom line
- Increased social media impressions
- Access to your shop’s analytics
Cost to you
The cost for advertising on UPcycled City is not based on costs per click. Rather, we base our advertising fees on targeted impressions to help sellers and small businesses succeed in reaching their target audience. We offer a basic package of $100 for thousands of targeted impressions that cost only pennies per impression.
How it works
As a certified seller, you can either go to your Account Summary Page and click on the Advertising Services link located in the left hand column or just click on the link below at the bottom of this page. You we will be taken to a page called Seller Advertising Campaign. You simply follow the steps starting with using the drop down box labeled “Create Your Own Advertisement” to create your custom product advertisement from your product shop listings. Our automated software will then generate three custom banner advertisements using your product image, product name and your shop name. Once you are satisfied with your ads as shown, proceed to check out. Once we your purchase is completed our advertising team will begin the process of placing your advertising campaign on the internet. Most campaigns will run for for a period of 5 to 7days once they commence.
In addition to ad impressions, we collect the following analytics to provide you with helpful feedback. These will be sent to you at the conclusion of your campaign.
- Conversion Rates
- ROI (Return on investment)
- Tracking on responses to your ads
- Transactions/sales generated