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Market Leading Website

The Construction Index is the leading online information source for the UK construction industry. It is free to access, with no subscription or registration pay wall.

Independent website audit company Experian Hitwise confirmsThe Construction Index as the number 1 website for UK construction search.

The Construction Index website attracts more than 4 million visitors per year viewing more than 26 million pages of construction-related information.

The website provides a wide range of content including: comprehensive coverage of the main news and issues affecting the construction industry; contract leads, tenders, and awards; in depth market forecasts; construction law analysis.

The Construction Index also features the UK’s largest construction search engine facility, providing details of products and services from thousands of construction companies from across the UK.


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Independent web auditor Hitwise analysed the traffic of three leading sites for 12 weeks and found that 60.37% of all visitors came to The Construction Index.

Construction News (“cnplus”) had a 25.97% share and New Civil engineer had just 13.66%.

Hitwise analysed page views for 12 weeks and found that more than half (52.12%) of all pages viewed were on The construction Index. construction News (“cnplus”) had a 29.79% share and New civil Engineering had 18.70%.

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How these figures benefit our advertisers

We know just how important targeted internet advertising and real tangible results are to our clients, we provide uniquely targeted and effective online marketing and representation for companies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, ensuring our customers are being viewed by their ideal audience.

Due to the results like the ones left, The Construction Index enjoys more than 89% repeat business.

The above stats are from one of our advertisers for a 12 month period using Google Analytics to independently track and verify traffic referrals.

Advertising Rates

Advertising explained
Advertising rates

* The Standard Entry Position gains you entrance level advertising on The Construction Index. You may then choose to enhance your advertising with the advanced options listed above. An Enhanced Company Entry on the Construction Index will effectively allow you to promote up to 30 areas/search terms within your business for 12 months, 365 days per year.

Advertising explained
Advertising rates

* Minimum booking of 50,000 page impressions a month. There is no upper limit on the number of slides per banner. however, the more you have the more this will increase the overall size of the file. all banner artwork must be submitted for approval five working days before going live. All banners can be supplied in either GIF or JPEG.

New Media

£500/pcm

iPhone Sponsorship: The Construction index “Pocket Edition” Free Construction News iPhone App

The Construction Index “Pocket Edition” application is split into three sections, each covering a wide range of content, including:

Construction News
Comprehensive coverage of the main news and issues affecting the construction industry.

Twitter Integration @tcindex
Construction related contract leads / construction tenders, construction contract awards, in depth market forecasts & access to construction law analysis. along with some additional product and company news. All updates are taken from The Construction Index’s Twitter feed and no account is required with Twitter to read our tweets!

Construction Search
The app also features the UK’s largest construction search facility, powered by The Construction Index. this provides details of products & services from over 40,000 construction companies from across the UK. Looking for a “Demolition Contractor”, maybe some “Precast Concrete” or even a “Steel Fabricator”? start using The construction Index “Pocket Edition” to find new suppliers today.

App choices

Construction Index TV

As content grows, Construction Index TV will include short films demonstrating construction machinery, methods and technology, as well as a wide range of miscellaneous material that may inform, educate or entertain our construction industry audience.

Construction Index TV welcomes the submission of short films for its consideration.

To view The Construction Index videos, click here

Leaderboard Banner Channel Sponsorship

For example:

  • Construction Index TV
  • Tenders
  • Planning Leads
  • Construction Law
  • The Digger Blog
  • Market Data
  • Newsletter
  • Jobs
newsletters

Banners to be included on email news letters must be static GIF or JPEG.

Never miss an issue of The Construction Index Magazine

 

The Construction Index magazine is the UK's leading construction site magazine... offering essential reading for anyone working for main contractors, specialist contractors, plant hirers and many other organisations in the construction supply chain. Throughout the year The Construction Index produces a range of features, supplements and specialist site reports.

Tablet Editions

Our new digital ipad version is FREE to all online users. Access all The Construction Index features and download the online apps including a version of the Construction Index magazine.

To download the FREE online version of the magazine, click here.

App choices

2014 Forward Features Schedule

Month Main Feature(s)
March Access & Scaffolding, Railways
April Demolition, Roads
May Quarrying & Aggregates, Hillhead Show Preview, Bricks & Blocks
June Piling & Ground Engineering, Cladding & Insulation
July/August Recruitment & Training, Utilities & Streetworks
September Top 100, Steel Construction
October Health & Safety, Heating / Ventilating & Air Conditioning
November Plant Hire, Roofing
December/January 2015 Earth moving, Bridges

Please note that this features schedule may change at short notice.
Editorial contact details: David Taylor, editor@theconstructionindex.co.uk
If you are interested in advertising, we recommend that you contact us as early as possible to secure best position. We are also happy to consider all editorial submissions, especially when accompanied by high quality photography.

Magazine Statistics

The Construction Index magazine is essential reading for main contractors, specialist contractors, plant hirers and many other organisations throughout the construction industry supply chain.

Access is available FREE in both digital and tablet formats by clicking here. The magazine is also available in print format by annual subscription. The price for UK readers is just £35 a year for 10 issues. Sign up today by clicking here.

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About The Construction Index: The Construction Index magazine is a monthly magazine for contractors, plant hirers, and other companies in the construction supply chain, with a circulation of more than 40,000. It is available in print (14,000), digital, or tablet format. The Construction Index website is the market leader in construction online media. Our traffic is 1.8m page views and 321,565 visitors a month, according to an audit by Hitwise Experian. Our daily email newsletters have more than 19,000 daily subscribers & 14,000 for the weekly plant news bulletin

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