Native Advertising — Sponsored Content Blog Post

Connect with thought leaders in the camp industry through meaningful sponsored content. Our native advertising option is designed with branded, educational content in mind and will give your brand the platform you need to build relationships with camp audiences.  Explore our full assortment of sponsored content with Kim Bruno, 765-349-3309, or Lisa Masterman, 765-349-3319 today. 

Partnering with the ACA on a sponsored post helped bolster our company's reputation in the minds of camp leaders all around the country. There's no better organization to partner with if you're looking to build your visibility within the camp industry.  Chad Reid, JotForm-VP of Marketing and Communications

Pricing: Native Advertisement Sponsored Content

  • Package price $1,800 for ACA Business Affiliates; Nonmembers cost $2,500. 
  • COVID-19 or medical-related blogs will be charged an additional $500 for expert review.
  • Blog Post – ACA reserves editorial rights/approval of all posts.  The vendor will receive a link custom page link branded with ACA.
    • Your custom educational blog page will be posted on ACA's blog landing page (over 100,000 unique page views) and
    • Tile in ACA Now, membership electronic newsletter to promote your blog (emailed to almost 17,000 camp professionals with an average open rate of 36%, CTR - 7%, CTOR - 19.5%)
    • 2-ACA Social Media posts to support your blog and engage our social audience.  You will get one post each on ACA's Facebook (14,000 followers) and LinkedIn (12,000+ followers)
    • Blog post must be educational and not self-promotional - ACA reserves editorial rights/approval of all posts

Need Stock Images to Support Your Content?

You can purchase ACA's stock images at $250 / per image or use your own photo sized 700px x 450px.

How to Submit:

Email your article to kbruno@acacamps.org.  If it meets editorial standards and aligns with our mission and values, we will respond to let you know your article will be published and send an invoice. The process may take up to 2-4 weeks, depending on space in our newsletter.

ACA Native Sponsored Blog Requirements:

Please note that ACA will not publish and will reject all submissions that solicit or sell any product or personal service of any kind or have clear link-building intent. Our content is relevant and profound, providing the utmost value of the camp experience to our readers.

  • Well-written original article
  • Please consider fresh and relevant content or repurposed content with new/additional information that clearly shows a difference from original content.
  • An article that reflects the writing style and tone of ACA
  • Short, (1-2 sentence) author bio and picture. We will include a personal or business email and/or web URL upon review.
  • Google does not like link-building schemes with guest blogging. Posts that are clearly intended for link building will be rejected. Be thoughtful and careful about any links you include in the articles you submit.
  • Proper attribution of facts, quotes, etc. referenced in the article.
  • Currently, we do not have any length requirements on our posts. However, please keep in mind that our audience/members appreciate short blogs, relevant content, and tips.  See below for some great examples to review:
  • Post submitted in Word document. Please send images (JPEG or PNG files) as separate attachments and with attributions.
  • Submissions must meet the ACA editorial and mission guidelines.
  • Avoid being self-promotional in the body of your article.

ACA reserves the right to edit and adapt your blog content to fit our editorial standards.

Example Blog Posts

JotForm - 5 Ways to Effectively Train Summer Camp Staff during COVID-19

Austin Air Systems - For Peace of Mind This Summer, Keep an Eye on Your Indoor Air Quality

LugLess - 5 Ways to Make Arrival Day Easier on Everyone

Biodesix - Putting Together a COVID-19 Testing Program for Your Camp: Do You Have All Your Questions Answered?

JotForm - How Summer Camp Administrators Can Regulate Incoming Requests

Motion Picture Licensing - Lights, Camera, Camping!  Ensuring Copyright Compliance at Your Camp

The Redwoods Group -  Prioritizing Camp Safety Training in 2021: What's Changed, and How Can We Adapt?

Ventamatic - Recommended Uses of Low-Cost Ventilation in Camps for COVID-19 Considerations

Nevvon - 4 Questions to Ask When It Comes to Training Camp Staff

WaterMonster - Guide to Hydration and COVID Safety

Ginko Bioworks - Explain It Like I'm Five: How Do COVID-19 Tests Work?

Fusion Global Academy - Curbing COVID Learning Loss While at Summer Camp

Heed Health - COVID-19 Testing:  PCR vs. Rapid - What's the Difference?

Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Cancel for Any Reason and Interrupt for Any Reason Insurance:  Protect Your Nonrefundable Camp Costs

Church Mutual Insurance, Preparing for Camp in 2021:  Property and Program Considerations