Best of Saskatoon Promotions

In the weeks ahead, thousands of Planet S’ loyal readers will be flocking to our Best of Saskatoon online poll to vote on their favourite people, places, businesses and more. Once again, we are offering advertising right on the ballot, throughout the run of the poll (options below). Ad design is free. Don’t miss this great opportunity to expand your reach.

DATES: The nomination round is Aug. 28 – Sept. 22. The top nominees then move on to the final ballot and the voting round is Sept. 28 – Oct. 23. After that, the ballot stays online for people to refer to. Then on Nov. 26, all the winners and runners-up will be published online and in print..

1. Sponsorship $999

  • You get a display ad (600 × 120 pixels) at the top of the web ballot, with a “sponsored by” caption.
  • Your company/organization will be tagged in 15+ social media promotions.
  • You will also have logo prominently displayed on emails sent to over 9,000 people on Planet S’ mailing list.  There will be four invitation emails and one thank-you email sent out.
  • Only one sponsorship is available. 

2. Section Ad $299

You get a display ad (600 × 75 pixels) at the top of a ballot section of your choice (pending availability). The ballot’s 100+ categories are grouped into the following sections:

  • City Life
  • Arts
  • News Media
  • People
  • Pets
  • Fashion
  • Beauty
  • Shopping
  • Services
  • Home
  • Vehicles SOLD

Only one advertiser per section. Ask about discounts for multiple section placements

3. Category Ad $199

You get a display ad (360 × 90 pixels) at the top of one poll category of your choice (pending availability). There are over 100 categories to pick from.

Only one advertiser per category. Ask about discounts for multiple category placements.

4. Sidebar Ad $499

You get a display ad (300 × 250 pixels) on the website sidebar. (Note the sidebar appears after main content on mobile.)

Sidebar ads are extremely limited in number and, unlike other ads above, appear on ALL pages of the website. Only five slots available!


Have you been nominated? If so, congrats! You have a unique opportunity  to promote yourself. Get a featured information card on the ballot in the category you were nominated for (see sample below). This card can have any of the following: text description (max 50 words), address (linked to Google Maps), phone, website link, Facebook link, Twitter link, photo. The feature card appears above the other entrants. This price is per entry. If you have been nominated in multiple categories, each category counts as a separate entry.

Act Now!

If you are interested in this one-of-a-kind promotion, please fill out the form below and we will contact you shortly. Spaces are limited so please act quickly to reserve your space.