How Much Should Sponsored Articles Really Cost? [New Data] | Public Relations & Social Marketing Insight |
Sitting at the intersection of editorial thought leadership and native advertising, sponsored articles have only recently risen to prominence as a tactic worthy of garnering a share of marketing budgets. The novelty of the practice, for brands and publishers alike, means that many transactional aspects are still undefined. Lack of industry-wide advertising standards, confusion surrounding definitions and forms of sponsored content, informal pricing methodologies, and unexplored benefits have all created a haze of disillusion around sponsored articles.

Yet the most common question asked about sponsored articles should actually be the simplest to answer: How much do they cost?