You are wondering how to place an advertisement on our popular Cape Town expat guide? ExpatCapeTown is the Mother City's biggest expat guide specifically written for expats living in Cape Town and the starting point for many expatriate, business traveller or tourist as well when researching a stay or potential move to Cape Town/South Africa.

Place an advertisement to the expat community and benefit from our worldwide expat network when partnering with ExpatCapeTown and benefit from our worldwide network. One of South Africa’s most comprehensive expat blogs with over 300 pages of information related to moving to, working and living in Cape Town, our award-winning ExpatCapeTown blog reaches over 420 000 readers from over 170 countries per year.

ExpatCapeTown in Numbers

The ExpatCapeTown readership can be described as follows:

Website (04-2018):  

  • 35 000+ unique visitors
  • 115 000+ page views per month
  • Alexa ranking: 549 000
  • Newsletter: 3 000+ subscribers
  • Facebook Forum Expat Cape Town: 5 500+ members
  • New! Twitter: @expatlivinginsa: 1 000+ followers

The ExpatCapeTown reader profile according to latest statistics (04-2018):

  • 41% USA
  • 16% South Africa
  • 4% from the UK
  • 3% from France and
  • 3% from Germany

The top 10 countries where our readers are based or come from: USA, South Africa, UK, France, Germany, China, EU, Netherlands, Canada, Australia

Key readership:

  • Professionals, expats, business travellers
  • Spouses and life partners of South African citizens
  • Global nomads and travellers
  • Backpackers, volonteers and interns
  • Average Age: 25-34 years
  • 30%+ readers use mobile devices

The go-to blog for expats

Our unique Cape Town guide provides invaluable insights and shares relevant news on a multitude of platforms. ExpatCapeTown is the Mother City’s foremost blog for expats created by expats.

Our newsletter and Facebook forum grow every month and are expected to increase further in readership due to the additional exposure that marketing initiatives for the our expat guide book ‘ Living in South Africa’ provide as well. Read more: Testimonials.

Advertising on ExpatCapeTown

ExpatCapeTown’s aim is to provide expats from all over the world with reliable and useful information regarding their relocation and to introduce them to relevant services and support structures for their unique expat needs when moving to and settling in South Africa to make their stay an enjoyable and successful one.

We want our readers to be informed and up-to-date with current events and supportive services in the Mother City and thus invite local and international businesses in the tourism and lifestyle sectors to introduce their unique services to our growing network. 

Our marketing services are open to the expat related travel and lifestyle industry:

  • relocation companies and immigration consultants,
  • housing, property and rental agents,
  • events and leisure coordinators and the hospitality sector
  • businesses in the educational and financial sector
  • all who provide relevant first-class services to the Cape Town expat community.

We invite these businesses to contact us to share their insights and to receive exposure in our wide network. We partner with local businesses using various channels such as our unique website, our newsletter and facebook group and social media channels.

Your Advertisement Options

We offer various options for promoting your business: Image ads on specific pages, banner ads on the newsletter as well as business listings in our expat directory. We can also design profile pages under a new keyword for your specific business depending on your requirements. Please contact us for discussing your specific requirements.

Cost of Advertisement | Rate Card

The prices for advertisement on ExpatCapeTown are as follows:

All rates payable in advance. Subscription has to be renewed by you monthly or annually and will not be renewed automatically. Due to limited availability of space, we advise to book and renew your advertisement space as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

We are looking forward to sharing your news, insights and new releases within our community.

Please be advised that will reserve the right to refuse any advertisement which is seen as contradicting to our values. We do contain full copyright to contents on the website. We do not sell text ad links and we do not take responsibility for availability of your products advertised on our site through your ad. Sponsored guest posts and press trips/tours and visits are accepted subject to our editorial guidelines.

Please contact us to discuss your requirements here.

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