Advertise with Australia's largest drone services platform

  • Largest, longest running drone services platform in Australia
  • Community of over 1100 drone operators ("pilots")
  • Over 5000 customer inquiry emails delivered monthly & growing
  • Featured in Smart Investor Magazine, the SMH, The Age & WA Today
  • Over 1,800 Facebook recommendations

Do you supply products or services to commercial drone operators? Perhaps you are a drone hardware manufacturer, UAV insurance provider, mapping platform, or camera/sensor supplier?

These 5 advertising methods offer different ways to target your message directly to Australia’s largest community of certified drone operators

1: Customer enquiry ad
2: Email newsletter ad
3: Account log-in area ad
4: Account sign-up
5: Account subscription

Please see descriptions and image examples for each one below.

Examples of other advertisers

"We have advertised with Drones for Hire for several months now and highly recommend their ad packages as a way of connecting your offering with a very large pool of Australian drone pilots"
- Martin Williams, Austbrokers ABS Aviation.





1 - Customer enquiry ad

Drones For Hire sends over 150 sales enquiry emails to drone operators every day (over 5000 per month). This is the main service that Drones For Hire provides – attracting sales inquiries from the market and distributing them to drone operators.

Because sales inquiries are of high interest to drone operators, the open rate of these inquiries is very high at 97%. We place your ad underneath every single enquiry. The ad consists of up to 14 words of text and a 150 x 30 pixel graphic.

Your ad can link to any landing page of your choice.





2 - Email newsletter ad

Our industry newsletter is sent to approx. 1300 recipients every week.
  • 950 owners/managers of CASA certified drone operator businesses drone operator businesses (UOC holders) or ReOC holders
  • 150 are certified drone controllers (CASA Controller Certificate holders) or RePL holders
  • 200 aero club managers/staffs
Strong reader engagement: 57% open rate since the newsletter began.

This option includes a generous 200 x 200 pixel image, plus 30 words of accompanying text for deeper engagement with readers. The ad can be linked to any landing page of your choice.

Click the image to the right to see three examples of current customer ads.





3 - Account log-in area ad

Every time a drone operator (over 1000 accounts), logs into their account your ad is displayed.
The ad can link to any landing page of your choice.
Ad size is 285 wide x 200 high (pixels).







4 - Account sign up

When a new drone operator signs-up (creates an account) your ad is displayed on the very next page for optimal engagement. The ad can link to any landing page of your choice.
It is a 200 x 200 pixel image, plus 30 words of accompanying text





5 - Account subscription

When a drone operator finishes their trial period and subscribes by entering their payment details your ad is displayed on the very next page – also for optimal engagement. The ad can link to any landing page of your choice.
It is a 200 x 200 pixel image, plus 30 words of accompanying text





Fees for all advertising methods

Individual Purchase Gold Package Platinum Sponsor
$329/month $859/month $1879/month
Monthly ad click report included: clicks, browser, platform and country. Monthly ad click report included: clicks, browser, platform and country. Monthly ad click report included: clicks, browser, platform and country.
Choose 1 of the 5 available ad methods Choose 3 of the 5 available ad methods Utilise all 5 available ad methods
Artwork for the first ad set is complimentary Artwork for the first ad set is complimentary
Advertiser logo is added to home page and contact page as official sponsor
Exclusivity provided (other advertisers considered as direct competitors are blocked)
Drones For hire staff trained to recommend the advertiser when contextual
The account log-in area ad may be a gif
Ad content (text/images/gif) may be changed at any time, up to once per fortnight
Subscription Service: campaigns are billed month-to-month in advance by direct debit (Visa or MasterCard)
Minimum 2-month campaign duration (the lowest meaningful duration)
Prices are ex GST and in displayed in $AUD.



Reporting

A monthly chart showing the number of clicks on the ads, the browser, and platform the visitors used and what country they were in is available for all ad methods above excluding number 2 since this method utilises 3rd party software. Advertisers are also encouraged to use Google Analytics https://analytics.google.com/ to see the number of visitors to their website that are coming from Drones For Hire. This visitor data is viewable in the ‘acquisition, overview’ section.





What drone operators say about Drones For Hire

"We have gained good exposure to new customers" – Chris, Drone Films
"We are very happy to continue with our subscription" - Jennifer, Yamaha Motor Australia
"We are happily subscribed to Dronesforhire.com.au" – Jeff, JR Photo graphics
"Access to new jobs at a reasonable monthly cost and the service is great" – Dale, Fluid Motion
"DFH provides us with all sorts of projects" – Michael, Unique Aerial solutions
"An excellent source of new business for us" - Nick, Airsight Australia
"Happy with the results so far" - James, Australian UAV
"Top service and good value for money" - Bill, Eagle-Eye Aerials
"We have received very good value from Dronesforhire.com.au" – Chris, Aerial Inspections