Conference App Advertising

The AWP Conference & Bookfair is the largest literary gathering in North America and our bookfair is the nation’s leading showcase of independent literary presses, journals, and writing programs. The conference mobile app is downloaded more than 4,500 times.

App banner ads receive more than 100,000 impressions. A maximum of six banner ads and one splash page are placed on the app starting from the go live date through the end of the conference. Push notifications are ideal for driving traffic to exhibitor booths or to promote panels and events during the conference. Notifications are scheduled twice daily during the conference.

Email to book an ad today!


Ad Space Dimensions 2018-2019
Splash Page
(1 available)
1200 w x 1200 h pixels
(6 max)

Height to width ratio 1:6 Max. file size: 500 ks

Push notifications
(2 tmes daily)

Title (60 characters max., including spaces)
Description (250 characters max., including spaces)

Dynamic WidgetSingle size widget: 300 x 250 pixels Double size widget: 600 x 250 pixels$4,000
Loading ImageMax. width: 300 pixels Max. height: 150 pixels$3,855


  • 72 dpi or higher
  • File types: .gif, .jpg, .jpeg, .png
  • No flash or embeded code allowed

App Advertising FAQs

Q: Can splash page ads be linked to my site?
A: Unfortunately the splash page cannot be linked.

Q: Where are banner ads placed on the app?
A: Banner ads rotate at the bottom of the navigation panel.

Q: When are push notifications sent?
A: One push notification can be sent in the morning and one in the afternoon. Morning time blocks are typically between 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., and afternoon time blocks are between 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.