Policies

Thank you for your interest in working with Life With Lovebugs!

If you have a business offering goods or services for moms or kids (infant to school age), then you may benefit from advertising on this site! We try our best to create fun, useful, and informative content for our readers and pride ourselves in being a family-friendly site. If we feel that your business is not a good fit for us, we will try to refer you to a site that may be able to support you.

Monthly Sponsor Packages:

Monthly Sponsor Packages are available in 1, 3 and 6 month increments. Each package includes:

  • 275 x 100 Sidebar ad, which will link back to your website
  • Social media mentions for your business
  • Option, and priority, to participate in monthly shopping guide post(s), Friday Favorite posts and/or holiday gift guides

1 month:  includes all the features described above for 1 month of advertising.

3 months: includes all the monthly advertising features for 3 months, plus you have the option to add on a Sponsor Spotlight post for a discounted price.

6 months: includes all the monthly advertising features for 6 months, plus a FREE Sponsor Spotlight post, or the option to upgrade to a Personal Review post for a discounted price.

Note:  We will only accept one sponsor from each direct sales company at a time (example: ItWorks, Mary Kay, Stella & Dot, etc.). If the spot has been filled, you can ask to be placed on a waiting list to be notified once a spot opens up.

Seasonal Shopping Guides: 

For each season and holiday throughout the year we feature correlating products and services for moms and kids. The guides will be published a minimum of 4 weeks prior to the holiday, if not sooner. Participation in the shopping guide includes: 1 picture of your seasonal item along with a 2-3 sentence description and a link to your website. To receive notice once submissions are open, sign up for our Sponsors Only Newsletter.

Current sponsors with a monthly package plan have priority to participate in shopping guides. In addition to the features stated above, current sponsors will also receive links to social media sites and 4 text links to other items you offer within the shopping guide.

Sponsored Post – Product Review

Product reviews can be completed on family friendly items that are relevant to this site. Reviews will be published 1-2 weeks after receipt of the item (unless otherwise agreed upon) and will include personal pictures, product information and our personal opinions on the items. The post will also include your company information, including a link to your business site and social media sites. The post will also be promoted on our social media sites.

Sponsored Post – Craft or Recipe

For products where an original craft or recipe is required, the post will include 4-5 step by step pictures as well as instructions for the craft or recipe. The post will also include product information, including a link to your business site and social media sites. Craft/Recipe posts will be published 2-3 weeks after receipt of the item (unless otherwise agreed upon). The post will also be promoted on our social media sites.

Sponsored Post – Information Only (no review): 

A sponsored post can be written based on information only without a product review. It will be noted within the post that we have not received the product and are simply providing information about it. This post will include your company information, including a link to your business site and social media sites. The post will also be promoted on our social media sites.

Social Media Blast (add on to sponsored post): 

Every sponsored post includes social media promotion. However if you would like additional promotion of your product and/or the review post we have completed, the social media blast can be added on to your package. This includes (5) additional social media posts and can only be purchased with a sponsored post. We can share information about your business on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or Pinterest. All information and links shared must be family friendly and are subject to approval.

Social Media Blast: 

We can share information about your business on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or Pinterest. Cost is determined by the amount of posts required per week, per social media site. All information and links shared must be family friendly and are subject to approval.

Giveaways: Giveaways can be hosted free of charge in association with a product review. The sponsor will be allowed up to (3) entries on the giveaway form. The entrants emails will be not be provided to the sponsor unless a newsletter signup is one of the giveaway entries. The sponsor is responsible for proving the giveaway item and for shipping the item to the winner.

Disclosures: All sponsored posted will include a disclosure at the beginning of the post stating that we have received compensation, or items at no cost, in exchange for the post/review. All paid social media posts will include #ad as a disclosure.

No Follow Links: Any outbound links included within paid/sponsored posts will be marked as No Follow. Under no circumstances will do follow link be included in any paid/sponsored posts.

Payment: Advertising fees can be paid via Paypal. Once the terms of your advertising package have been finalized, you will receive an invoice via Paypal. All fees must be paid in full prior to any ads and/or promotional posts being added to our site.

Questions? Please complete the CONTACT form if you have questions, comments or concerns.

NOTE: We reserve the right to refuse offers for reviews, giveaways, guest posts and/or advertising of any products, websites and/or services which we feel are not relevant to our site and/or our readers’ interests. Any banners, ads, content and/or links are subject to approval. Life With Lovebugs adheres to all FTC guidelines and will disclosure accordingly when payment is received for products and/or advertising.