New LookSmart $50 Advertising Coupon

Why LookSmart?

·     The right traffic at the right price

·     Targeting and tracking equivalent to the major search sites

·     In depth customer service

·     Traffic quality assurance

·     No sign up fee or minimum purchase/bid

Enter Coupon Code: match50-2012
Expires 12/31/2012

To redeem your $50 advertising credit, you will need to open a LookSmart advertiser account using a valid credit card.

Enter your coupon code at checkout and they will match every dollar you spend on our network, up to $50, with an additional dollar in advertising.

Note that afer applying the coupon – on the deposit fund – don’t write any amount and click the submit button. It will charge automatically $50 which is the minimum to get this promo.

*Offer only good for first time advertisers.

If you need assistance – Contact their Customer Service team at 1-877-512-5665.

LookSmart Interviews with WebMaster Radio at SES SF

Webmaster Radio Roving Reporter, Dana Todd interviewed Benoit Vatere (VP, Distribution Network, LookSmart) at SES SF. In this brief interview Dana and Benoit discuss LookSmart’s unique perspective on translating user intent into enhanced conversion rates. Benoit goes on to describe how LookSmart’s Tier 1.5 initiatives equip advertisers with advanced technology and traffic quality at low PPC prices.

Check out the full, unedited interview for yourself!

LookSmart is Hiring!

LookSmart is actively hiring for a number of diffeent positions, in our San Francisco headquarters, as well as our offices in New York and Kitchener, Ontario. It’s an incredibly exciting time to join the company.

Open positions include:

  • Director of Network Analytics (San Francisco)
  • Vice President, Advertising Sales (San Francisco or New York)
  • Perl Engineer (LookSmart Canada – Kitchener/Waterloo area)
  • Sr. Software Engineer Ruby on Rails (LookSmart Canada – Kitchener/Waterloo area)
  • Software Engineer Ruby on Rails (LookSMart Canada – Kitchener/Waterloo area)
  • Sr. Account Manager (LookSmart Canada – Kitchener/Waterloo area)
  • Business Development Manager, Publisher Services (San Francisco)
  • Sr. Software Engineer Ruby on Rails (San Francisco)
  • Software Engineer Ruby on Rails (San Francisco)

Valentine’s Day Search

Search for the Customers You Love

Valentine’s Day is here and millions of consumers are now jumping online to find that “perfect gift” for their loved ones—from seasonal products and gifts to flowers and greeting cards. Will they have eyes for you?

With LookSmart, attracting these holiday shoppers has never been easier. In fact, we’ve been matching advertisers with customers for as long as people have been searching. Just add our handpicked Valentine’s Day keywords to your campaign—and enjoy the bliss. If only love was so simple.

Valentine’s day has always been a rewarding time of year for retailers. The attached Hitwise graph, based on Valentine’s Day searches from last year, reveals a spike in searches for “love poems,” “flowers,” “lingerie” and “e-cards.” We’re also including a list of search terms in the apparel, flowers, gifts, jewelry and dating categories to jump start your creativity. Click on the link below to download keyword suggestions.