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New Zealand Travel Information

Following is listing and advertising information for the Great New Zealand suite of web sites. The suite includes Great New Zealand, Destination New Zealand, World Travel Collection, New Zealand Rugby Traveller, and a complete range of regional web sites (eg Queenstown Travel Guide )

Checking your current listing

To check if your site is currently listed and how it looks, go to the search box on the left and enter the main part of your website address (eg yourdomainname.co.nz).

Then press the search button.

If your site is listed it will be in the results and you will be able to "drill down" to the category you are listed in by clicking on the "breadcrumb link" below your listing.

Listing Options Available

Five listing options are currently available on the Great New Zealand suite of web sites, including 2 free options - see below:.

All listings on appear on both Great New Zealand and Destination NZ.

Featured (paid) listings, or those with a reciprocal link to our site, also go on our local directory web site for your region (eg Queenstown Travel Guide).

Prices start at $160 plus gst for a year (to go on 3 sites). Please contact us for detailed pricing.

For more information, see below, or visit out Tourism Advertising FAQ'sPage. To submit your site, visit our submission page

To view the different listing types available, go to our Christchurch Accommodation page.

Red listings are Web Page listings (click on "More Info" to view the web page)
Green listings are Photo listings
If you go to the Christchurch Bed & Breakfast page, you will see some featured listings (red or green).

If you click on the "Show More Listings" link below these, you will see more listings.

Orange listings are from Bookit and allow the user to view up to date availability and to make secure bookings directly. Visitors to these Bookit listings cannot click directly to your site, or contact you directly.

Below the orange Bookit listings are the Basic listings. Any basic listings with a reciprocal link to us are in bold and red to stand out from the others.

Premium Banners :

Banners are in your own format and appear above all listings on a page

A free web page listing is included as part of a "Premium Banner" Package

Price:   Please contact us for pricing which will depend on the location(s) required on oursites.

Web Page Listings:

Web page listings have:

A thumbnail photo in the listing making it stand out from enhanced and basic listings
355 characters of text in the hotlinked heading and detail of the main listing
More Info, Website, and Inquiry buttons on the main listing in Great New Zealand
Priority positioning above other types of listings
Listing also on "Featured Listing" page, one click from the home page

Plus
different stand alone web pages on three sites including one of our Regional Travel Guides (eg Queenstown Travel Guide)
Each web page has:
Up to 4 photos (max width 200px @ 72dpi)
Up to 400 words of text
Contact Name, Phone, NZ Freephone and Qualmark Rating fields
Hot linked buttons to Website, dynamic Inquiry form, and your own booking page or form if you have one

Plus
We write an optimised title tag, description tag and keywords tag for the page to ensure it is as Search Engine friendly as possible. This should ensure that, in time, it is found and indexed well by Search engines giving you another presence on the Internet other than your own site

Plus
the option to be in more than one category or region (all linked to web page)
the option to go in the Travel Deals category.

Price:   $250 pa plus gst (additional setup fee may apply) Please contact us for detailed pricing


Photo Listings:

On Great New Zealand, photo listings get:
A thumbnail image in the listing making it stand out from enhanced and basic listings
355 characters of text in the hotlinked heading and detail of the main listing
Priority positioning above enhanced and basic listings (but below Web page listings)

Plus

the option to be in more than one category .
the option to go in the Travel Deals category if applicable.
a free listing in one of our Regional Travel Guides (eg Queenstown Travel Guide)

Price:   $160 pa plus gst. Please contact us for detailed pricing


Bold Listings

If basic listings have a reciprocal link in place to us, the listing is in bold font with a highlighted heading to make it stand out from others. It will also appear in one of our Regional Travel Guides (eg Queenstown Travel Guide).
So it is very beneficial to your listing if you also link to us. Information, code and images for linking to us are available at http://www.destinationnz.co.nz/linking.php

Price:   Free with a reciprocal link to us.


Basic Listings

These only get:
Up to 50 characters in the hotlinked heading
plus another 50 characters of text on one line.
Can only go in one category and one region
Can not go in the Travel Deals category
Are shown below all of the other listings
May only appear on the second page of listings in Great New Zealand so are much harder to find.

PriceFree ! Just visit our submission page to add your listing.


We also operate a number of other web sites including New Zealand Rugby Info & Travel, which has a heavy focus on travellers to any major Rugby events in New Zealand, including Bledisloe Cup, Tri Nations and Super 15 matches. Featured (paid) listings appear on this site for free also.



If you would like to discuss banners or any other sort of advertising on any of our sites, please just contact us .

Listing Display Order

The display order of listings on our sites is:

Web Page listings with a reciprocal links to us
Other Web Page listings
Photo listings with reciprocal links to us
Other Photo listings
Bookit listings
Free basic listings (Only on second page in Great New Zealand if there are other listings)

Within each type of listing, listings are then randomised, so every listing gets equal time at the top (of their listing type).

Contact us

Please contact us for further information or to purchase a featured listing,
and read our terms and conditions of use for the sites


More information is available on our Tourism Advertising FAQs page..






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