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CommsUpdate is a unique opportunity to reach telecom decision makers around the world.

What is CommsUpdate?

CommsUpdate is an email news service that provides concise daily summaries of the major telecom news stories worldwide. CommsUpdate is designed for busy telecommunications executives and decision makers who need an at-a-glance summary of the top news of the day. More than 16,000 subscribers receive CommsUpdate every day, and our subscribers have been growing 50 percent annually.

Why Advertise in CommsUpdate?

Attractive Audience: CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:

  • International carriers
  • Wholesale service providers
  • Equipment and software vendors
  • Telecom investors
  • Regulators

Global reach: Few advertising platforms can match the reach of CommsUpdate. We have readers in 185 countries—from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe—who all share a keen interest in the global communications marketplace.

High visibility: With only four advertisements per issue, each advertisement is sure to be seen.

Formatting Guidelines

CommsUpdate offers two sizes and four locations for advertisements:

  • Top and bottom banner ads: 468×60 pixels
  • Sidebar skyscraper ads: 120×600 pixels

All advertisements should be submitted in .gif format with 72 dpi resolution. We strongly recommend against the use of animated .gif images, and do not accept Flash-based advertisements.

Advertisements will link to the URL specified by the advertiser. See a sample HTML email.

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Ad Rates and Policies

All rates are per five-day week. Consecutive weeks are not required for frequency discounts, but insertion dates must be specified at time of first booking. All rates are in U.S. dollars.

  1 week 2 weeks 4 weeks
Top Banner $1,800 $1,600 $1,400
Side Banner $2,100 $1,800 $1,500
Bottom Banner $1,600 $1,400 $1,200


All reservations and content must be received no later than 12:00 PM Eastern (U.S.) time the Thursday before the week of the scheduled promotion. TeleGeography retains the right to reject advertisements if they compromise the editorial integrity of CommsUpdate or if they are otherwise deemed inappropriate. Please note that CommsUpdate does not run on official United Kingdom holidays or on weekends.

To book an advertisement, or for more information, please call us at +1 (202) 741 0020 or send us an email.