Overview

InfoQ.com is a practitioner-driven global community serving the information needs of development managers, technical team leads, software architects, and project managers. Content is translated into three languages presented on localized sites serving China, Brazil, France, and Japan.

All content published on InfoQ is written, edited, and selected by industry practitioners who are not only domain experts, but extremely passionate about their craft. Renowned book authors, project founders, senior software engineers, and even CTOs actively contribute to the site. We asked a few of our editors what excites them about InfoQ.

 

 

 


International

To serve the needs of the international community, InfoQ.com is published in 4 languages: English, Chinese, Japanese and Brazilian Portuguese. Our editorial teams in China, Brazil, and Japan publish news, articles, videos, and interviews from local sources in addition to translating content from the English site. Our international editors are also available to translate and edit your technical white papers from English into their local languages.

 

InfoQ China was launched on March 28, 2007 - less than a year after InfoQ.com - to serve the rapidly growing information needs of the Chinese software development community. InfoQ China provides authoritative articles, news coverage, presentations, and other resources on current and future technology trends.
InfoQ China Site Stats:
  • 390,402 unique visitors/month
  • 1,311,938 page views/month
  • 131,149 members

  • 137,034 newsletter subscribers
  • 28,900 Twitter followers
  • 46 active Editors on staff


Translation Services:

InfoQ China's team of technical editors is available to translate your white papers, articles, or any other assets from English to Mandarin. Our editors will not only translate your content but also technically review it for accuracy and relevance for software development professionals.
Rates for technical translation: $80 per 1000 words.

Sponsorship Inquiries:
sales@cn.infoq.com or qcon@cn.infoq.com


Brazil represents one of the fastest emerging markets globally, where hundreds of thousands of software developers and IT professionals are building the next generation of software infrastructure to support the country's trillion-Dollar economy. InfoQ Brazil was launched in 2009 to serve the information needs of the Brazilian software development community, providing authoritative articles, news coverage, presentations, books, and other resources on current and future technology trends.
InfoQ Brazil Site Stats:
  • 70,000+ unique visitors/month
  • 150,000+ page views/month
  • 29,443 members

  • 55,000+ registered readers
  • 6,600+ Twitter followers
  • 25 active Editors on staff


Translation Services:

InfoQ Brazil's team of technical editors is available to translate your white papers, articles, or any other assets from English to Brazilian Portuguese. Our editors will not only translate your content but also technically review it for accuracy and relevance for software development professionals.
Rates for technical translation: $0.20 per word.

Sponsorship Inquiries:
roxanne@c4media.com

Follow InfoQ Brazil on Facebook and Twitter


InfoQ Japan was launched on October 18, 2007 and is operated in partnership with Component Square Inc., a Japanese consortium aimed at improving software development and software component reuse in Japan. InfoQ Japan translates InfoQ's daily news and weekly technical articles and publishes original Japanese news and video interviews/presentations, building and connecting local community in Japan like InfoQ does for the rest of the world.
InfoQ Japan Site Stats:
  • 82,983 unique visitors/month
  • 215,844 page views/month
  • 7,263 members

  • 7,432 newsletter subscribers
  • 952 Twitter followers
  • 8 active Editors on staff

 


Translation Services:

InfoQ Japan's team of technical editors is available to translate your white papers, articles, or any other assets from English to Japanese. Our editors will not only translate your content but also technically review it for accuracy and relevance for software development professionals.
Rates for technical translation: $1 per word or $500 for a 5 page white paper.

Sponsorship Inquiries:
roxanne@c4media.com

Follow InfoQ Japan on Facebook and Twitter



InfoQ FR was launched on May 11, 2013 and is operated in partnership with Gleetr, our operating partner providing InfoQ to the French community. InfoQ FR translates InfoQ's daily news and weekly technical articles and publishes original French news, articles and video interviews/presentations, building and connecting local community in French-speaking countries like InfoQ does for the rest of the world.
InfoQ France Site Stats:
  • 20,778 unique visitors/month
  • 44,309 page views/month
  • 14,015 members

  • 6,814 newsletter subscribers
  • 1,239 Twitter followers
  • 20 active Editors on staff

 


Translation Services:

InfoQ FR's team of technical editors is available to translate your white papers, articles, or any other assets from English to French. Our editors will not only translate your content but also technically review it for accuracy and relevance for software development professionals.
Rates for technical translation: $1 per word or $500 for a 5 page white paper.

Sponsorship Inquiries:
roxanne@c4media.com

Follow InfoQ France on Twitter


 

 

Testimonials

  • "InfoQ is one of the very few sites that covers not only the deep technical topics but also key management issues, including Agile and various other methodologies."

    Charles Humble, Lead Java Editor, InfoQ

    "People that write for InfoQ are not just journalists but technologists that are experts in their field; they are experienced, pragmatic, and cover topics of interest to software architects and engineers."

    Michael Stal, Lead Editor Architecture & Design, InfoQ

  • "InfoQ provides consistently high quality content and covers topics that are innovative and disruptive."

    Dionysios Synodinos, Lead HTML5 & JavaScript

    "Our readers' time is very valuable; therefore, we only cover what's absolutely relevant (to technical team leads, architects, and project managers) on InfoQ. We don't just repost press releases."

    Werner Schuster, Lead Editor, Languages, InfoQ

 

 

Exclusive videos from tech conferences

Take Your Content to Cities Around the World - Content from over 30 technical conferences around the globe/year

 

There's nothing like a live event, but all too often, many of those eager to listen to your content are unable to travel. Great content should be seen and heard. We can help. C4Media has trusted film crews around the world specializing in capturing highly technical content. C4Media them makes this content available to our global audience, potentially expanding your reach from hundreds to thousands.

 

 

 

What InfoQ members say about video content we've filmed:

  • "Keep up the good work. I am learning a great deal from the video conferences."

     

    "We usually gather a group of colleagues and watch the videos in the meeting room. The "video format" of InfoQ suits us, as we can watch and debate the videos simultaneously."

     
  • "Interesting presentations about software design patterns & practices"


    "Its just one place where i can find almost everything of my interest in video format. I can stay current with latest developments. I can see great technology evangelists like Uncle Bob, Neal Ford and many others."

Conferences content we've filmed:
  • 1. Agile
    2. Agile Cambridge
    3. APLN Summit
    4. CodepaLOUsa
    5. devLink
    6. DevOps
    7. DevOpsDays Europe
    8. Erlang Factory
    9. Erlang Factory SF Bay Area
    10. FutureRuby
    11. Glue Conference
    12. JAOO (now GOTOCon)
    13. Javapolis 14. Javazone
    15. JFokus 16. JSConf
    17. JVM Language Summit
    18. Lean SSC
    19. No Fluff Just Stuff

  • 20. Nofluff Toronto
    21. OOPSLA
    22. QCon London
    23. QCon New York
    24. QCon San Francisco
    25. RubyFringe
    26. SOA Symposium
    27. SPLASH
    28. SpringOne
    29. SpringOne Europe
    30. SpringOne2GX
    31. SRC
    32. Strange Loop
    33. ThoughtWorks Quarterly Technology Briefing
    34. UK Lean
    35. WICSA/COMPARCH 2011 Boulder, Co

Watch the videos now on InfoQ



 

 

Ad Products

Align your message around high quality, TRUSTED content, by the community for the community.

 

No other online software development magazine invests as much in original content as we do. Our technical, practitioner-editors hand select and edit every news item, article, presentation, and interview topic that we publish.


By providing this content freely to the community, we make it easy for your customers to stay informed, achieve project success, and access important information about your products and services in a contextually relevant manner.


Learn how InfoQ can help you create awareness, educate your audience, and generate qualified leads using our highly targeted, contextually driven advertising engine.

 

InfoQ's content-driven lead generation programs are designed to generate high quality leads thru content syndication

Vendor Content Repository (VCR)
In this program your content assets run within content on InfoQ, contextually mapped for best effectiveness by topic and tag.

  • • Leads are generated from our audience reading relevant content as opposed to leads driven by an email push programs used by other site.
    • Leads are self- qualified by reader interest in your assets. InfoQ can host your asset for registration or readers can be redirected to your site for registration.
    • Also useful to create targeted mindshare for your message by running un-gated assets.

 

eKits
Generate qualified leads by offering a compelling bundle of product/domain related educational content and product collateral for registration. This bundle offers greater perceived value than the download of a single asset.

  • • A one stop download (zip file) for team leads and architects looking for solutions and educational information on a specific topic. Bundle whitepapers, product demos, tutorials, editorial content.
  • • Registration capability plus integrated promotional package provided by InfoQ.

Download full eKit Specs and Pricing

 

Sponsored Mini-Books
Capture qualified leads via relevant, rich content opt-in at the right time

  • • Choose an InfoQ book most relevant to your audience/lead generation objectives (e.g.: SOA, Agile, .NET) and give readers the opportunity to opt-in to your solution when they download the book.
    • Receive a set list of contact and demographic for lead follow up.

 

Topic Sponsorships
In this program you sponsor a topic that relates to your product/service and receive exclusivity for branding within this content. There is a lead generation portion of this program as well.

  • • Reach new and qualified audiences with a memorable and visible alignment – preach to the “un-converted.”
  • • Exclusive ownership over right side 1/3rd of a topic micro-site including logo, description, and links (e.g.: http://www.infoq.com/agile).
  • • Be the exclusive sponsor in the Related Vendor Box within content, with your logo and description and one fixed link in the topic you are sponsoring. Bundled with Featured Topic newsletter, VCR assets and online ad units.

Microsite Rightbar Example

 

Related Vendor Box Logo

Featured Topic Newsletter

 

 

 

Partner Portal

Broaden awareness for your technology and message with a Custom Portal program on InfoQ. This program is designed to showcase your message by promoting your assets and other content from InfoQ or other sites that supports your position.
InfoQ will create a custom portal/micro-site that runs on InfoQ (http://www.infoq.com/zones/soa/) with links back to your site and other content areas.

The focus of this program is to create awareness for your message/technology/brand, plus drives traffic to your site and generate leads.

InfoQ editors and designers will work with your team to create a custom site specifically designed to your promotional needs. This turnkey program is easy for you to implement because:

  • • InfoQ editors will assist you with the theme of the portal, find content that reinforces your message, work with you to find assets from your library that support your message.
  • • Our designer will create a custom design that embodies your message and send it to you for review.
  • • The promotional aspects of the program are designed to drive traffic to the portal and to your links to create greater awareness for your brand/technology and message.

Details:

  • • Minimum three month program.
  • • The Custom Portal includes content links from the vendor, as well as content from InfoQ or other sources that supports your message.
  • • InfoQ creates and maintains Custom HTML Portal.

Promotional aspects:

    • • Featured Link on every page of the site promoting your Custom portal that links back to the portal.
    • • Three links in the Vendor Content Repository. One link promoting the Custom Portal and three promoting your assets.
    • • Six newsletter placements promoting the Custom Portal or individual assets. (135,000 subscribers)
    • • One dedicated email blast to a portion of our Industry List promoting the Custom Portal. (270,000 contacts)
    • • Sponsored Text Link (ROS) promoting the Custom Portal.


Content Item Sponsorship
Sponsor one specific content item, such as a video interview or a presentation that pertains to your company/technology.

  • • Align your message with original content on InfoQ in a highly-targeted, cost-effective fashion.

We position your message and offerings contextually using our content-driven advertising engine, driving thousands of clicks back to your site: software download pages, white papers, blogs, webcasts, and other educational resources. Attract customers to your site through InfoQ banners, newsletters, dedicated email blasts, VCR placements, and partner portals.

 

Banners

  • • 300X250 (two placements on the right
       hand side of every page)
  • • Run of Site rotation
  • • Supported formats: GIF, Animated GIF,
       Flash, Rich Media, IFrame - Max 40K


 

Newsletters

  • • InfoQ's HTML newsletter is published weekly
       and is distributed to 170,000 subscribers/issue
  • • Ads run within content, seven ads per issue

 

 

Dedicated Email Blasts

  • • You can rent our list of subscribers who opt-in
       to hear more about vendor solutions
  • • 270,000 global contacts
  • • Geo targeting

 

Vendor Content Repository (VCR)
In this program your content assets run within content on InfoQ, contextually mapped for best effectiveness by topic and tag.

  • • Leads are generated from our audience reading relevant content as opposed to leads driven by an email push programs used by other site.
    • Leads are self- qualified by reader interest in your assets. InfoQ can host your asset for registration or readers can be redirected to your site for registration.
    • Also useful to create targeted mindshare for your message by running un-gated assets.

 

Partner Portal

Broaden awareness for your technology and message with a Custom Portal program on InfoQ. This program is designed to showcase your message by promoting your assets and other content from InfoQ or other sites that supports your position.
InfoQ will create a custom portal/micro-site that runs on InfoQ (http://www.infoq.com/zones/soa/) with links back to your site and other content areas.

The focus of this program is to create awareness for your message/technology/brand, plus drives traffic to your site and generate leads.

InfoQ editors and designers will work with your team to create a custom site specifically designed to your promotional needs. This turnkey program is easy for you to implement because:

  • • InfoQ editors will assist you with the theme of the portal, find content that reinforces your message, work with you to find assets from your library that support your message.
  • • Our designer will create a custom design that embodies your message and send it to you for review.
  • • The promotional aspects of the program are designed to drive traffic to the portal and to your links to create greater awareness for your brand/technology and message.

Details:

  • • Minimum three month program.
  • • The Custom Portal includes content links from the vendor, as well as content from InfoQ or other sources that supports your message.
  • • InfoQ creates and maintains Custom HTML Portal.

Promotional aspects:

    • • Featured Link on every page of the site promoting your Custom portal that links back to the portal.
    • • Three links in the Vendor Content Repository. One link promoting the Custom Portal and three promoting your assets.
    • • Six newsletter placements promoting the Custom Portal or individual assets. (135,000 subscribers)
    • • One dedicated email blast to a portion of our Industry List promoting the Custom Portal. (270,000 contacts)
    • • Sponsored Text Link (ROS) promoting the Custom Portal.

 

Educate your customers while establishing thought leadership among a global community of technical team leads, architects, and project managers.  InfoQ's educational offerings include video interviews & presentations, eKits, sponsored mini-books, topic sponsorships, partner portals, and content item sponsorships.

 

Video Interviews/Presentations
InfoQ will film an interview/presentation and promote it in our Vendor Content Repository. When someone registers to view the video, the reader is redirected to view your video. The video has the look and feel of an InfoQ editorial video, i.e. with an InfoQ editor conducting the interview, or slides synchronized with the transcript.

  • • Program includes: placement in the Vendor Content Repository for one month. Does not include travel fee if required.

 

eKits
Generate qualified leads by offering a compelling bundle of product/domain related educational content and product collateral for registration. This bundle offers greater perceived value than the download of a single asset.

  • • A one stop download (zip file) for team leads and architects looking for solutions and educational information on a specific topic. Bundle whitepapers, product demos, tutorials, editorial content.
  • • Registration capability plus integrated promotional package provided by InfoQ.

Download full eKit Specs and Pricing

 

Sponsored Mini-Books
Capture qualified leads via relevant, rich content opt-in at the right time

  • • Choose an InfoQ book most relevant to your audience/lead generation objectives (e.g.: SOA, Agile, .NET) and give readers the opportunity to opt-in to your solution when they download the book.
    • Receive a set list of contact and demographic for lead follow up.

 

Topic Sponsorships
In this program you sponsor a topic that relates to your product/service and receive exclusivity for branding within this content. There is a lead generation portion of this program as well.

  • • Reach new and qualified audiences with a memorable and visible alignment – preach to the “un-converted.”
  • • Exclusive ownership over right side 1/3rd of a topic micro-site including logo, description, and links (e.g.: http://www.infoq.com/agile).
  • • Be the exclusive sponsor in the Related Vendor Box within content, with your logo and description and one fixed link in the topic you are sponsoring. Bundled with Featured Topic newsletter, VCR assets and online ad units.

Microsite Rightbar Example

 

Related Vendor Box Logo

Featured Topic Newsletter

 

 

 

Partner Portal

Broaden awareness for your technology and message with a Custom Portal program on InfoQ. This program is designed to showcase your message by promoting your assets and other content from InfoQ or other sites that supports your position.
InfoQ will create a custom portal/micro-site that runs on InfoQ (http://www.infoq.com/zones/soa/) with links back to your site and other content areas.

The focus of this program is to create awareness for your message/technology/brand, plus drives traffic to your site and generate leads.

InfoQ editors and designers will work with your team to create a custom site specifically designed to your promotional needs. This turnkey program is easy for you to implement because:

  • • InfoQ editors will assist you with the theme of the portal, find content that reinforces your message, work with you to find assets from your library that support your message.
  • • Our designer will create a custom design that embodies your message and send it to you for review.
  • • The promotional aspects of the program are designed to drive traffic to the portal and to your links to create greater awareness for your brand/technology and message.

Details:

  • • Minimum three month program.
  • • The Custom Portal includes content links from the vendor, as well as content from InfoQ or other sources that supports your message.
  • • InfoQ creates and maintains Custom HTML Portal.

Promotional aspects:

    • • Featured Link on every page of the site promoting your Custom portal that links back to the portal.
    • • Three links in the Vendor Content Repository. One link promoting the Custom Portal and three promoting your assets.
    • • Six newsletter placements promoting the Custom Portal or individual assets. (135,000 subscribers)
    • • One dedicated email blast to a portion of our Industry List promoting the Custom Portal. (270,000 contacts)
    • • Sponsored Text Link (ROS) promoting the Custom Portal.


Content Item Sponsorship
Sponsor one specific content item, such as a video interview or a presentation that pertains to your company/technology.

  • • Align your message with original content on InfoQ in a highly-targeted, cost-effective fashion.

Banners

  • • 300X250 (two placements on the right
       hand side of every page)
  • • Run of Site rotation
  • • Supported formats: GIF, Animated GIF,
       Flash, Rich Media, IFrame - Max 40K


 

Establish brand awareness and trust with a global community of technical team leads, architects, and project managers.  InfoQ's thought/brand Leadership offerings include video interviews & presentations, eKits, sponsored mini-books, topic sponsorships, partner portals, and content item sponsorships.

 

Video Interviews/Presentations
InfoQ will film an interview/presentation and promote it in our Vendor Content Repository. When someone registers to view the video, the reader is redirected to view your video. The video has the look and feel of an InfoQ editorial video, i.e. with an InfoQ editor conducting the interview, or slides synchronized with the transcript.

  • • Program includes: placement in the Vendor Content Repository for one month. Does not include travel fee if required.

 

eKits
Generate qualified leads by offering a compelling bundle of product/domain related educational content and product collateral for registration. This bundle offers greater perceived value than the download of a single asset.

  • • A one stop download (zip file) for team leads and architects looking for solutions and educational information on a specific topic. Bundle whitepapers, product demos, tutorials, editorial content.
  • • Registration capability plus integrated promotional package provided by InfoQ.

Download full eKit Specs and Pricing

 

Sponsored Mini-Books
Capture qualified leads via relevant, rich content opt-in at the right time

  • • Choose an InfoQ book most relevant to your audience/lead generation objectives (e.g.: SOA, Agile, .NET) and give readers the opportunity to opt-in to your solution when they download the book.
    • Receive a set list of contact and demographic for lead follow up.

 

Topic Sponsorships
In this program you sponsor a topic that relates to your product/service and receive exclusivity for branding within this content. There is a lead generation portion of this program as well.

  • • Reach new and qualified audiences with a memorable and visible alignment – preach to the “un-converted.”
  • • Exclusive ownership over right side 1/3rd of a topic micro-site including logo, description, and links (e.g.: http://www.infoq.com/agile).
  • • Be the exclusive sponsor in the Related Vendor Box within content, with your logo and description and one fixed link in the topic you are sponsoring. Bundled with Featured Topic newsletter, VCR assets and online ad units.

Microsite Rightbar Example

 

Related Vendor Box Logo

Featured Topic Newsletter

 

 

 

Partner Portal

Broaden awareness for your technology and message with a Custom Portal program on InfoQ. This program is designed to showcase your message by promoting your assets and other content from InfoQ or other sites that supports your position.
InfoQ will create a custom portal/micro-site that runs on InfoQ (http://www.infoq.com/zones/soa/) with links back to your site and other content areas.

The focus of this program is to create awareness for your message/technology/brand, plus drives traffic to your site and generate leads.

InfoQ editors and designers will work with your team to create a custom site specifically designed to your promotional needs. This turnkey program is easy for you to implement because:

  • • InfoQ editors will assist you with the theme of the portal, find content that reinforces your message, work with you to find assets from your library that support your message.
  • • Our designer will create a custom design that embodies your message and send it to you for review.
  • • The promotional aspects of the program are designed to drive traffic to the portal and to your links to create greater awareness for your brand/technology and message.

Details:

  • • Minimum three month program.
  • • The Custom Portal includes content links from the vendor, as well as content from InfoQ or other sources that supports your message.
  • • InfoQ creates and maintains Custom HTML Portal.

Promotional aspects:

    • • Featured Link on every page of the site promoting your Custom portal that links back to the portal.
    • • Three links in the Vendor Content Repository. One link promoting the Custom Portal and three promoting your assets.
    • • Six newsletter placements promoting the Custom Portal or individual assets. (135,000 subscribers)
    • • One dedicated email blast to a portion of our Industry List promoting the Custom Portal. (270,000 contacts)
    • • Sponsored Text Link (ROS) promoting the Custom Portal.


Content Item Sponsorship
Sponsor one specific content item, such as a video interview or a presentation that pertains to your company/technology.

  • • Align your message with original content on InfoQ in a highly-targeted, cost-effective fashion.

Ad Products at a Glance

InfoQ Programs and Materials Specifications

Note: We can customize and tailor the following programs to your marketing objectives.

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