Products and Services
does its best to screen advertisers, but can
in no way guarantee the products or services
to produce the results promised. It is encumbent
upon the purchasers of said products or services
to evaluate them independently. SWA disclaims
any liability, whether for time, money, or consequences
material or otherwise.
Advertisements of Services
sample edit offered for completed book-length
fiction and non-fiction. Services include substantive/developmental
editing and copyediting. Editor/novelist has
two novels currently represented by literary
agent to New York publishers. Contact Ray
Rhamey, www.editorrr.com, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Advertisements of Products
SWA will list offers to provide
Policy, Requirements and Rates
- Must be related to writing:
education, editing, publication, promotion.
- SWA reserves the sole right
to refuse any advertisement that it deems
not suitable for any reason whatsoever.
- The advertiser assumes all
responsibility for the consequences of advertising
with SWA, including but not limited to payment
and encounters with customers.
Assurance of Performance and
Please answer as many of the
following as you can in the category you are
going to advertise in (Services / Products).
- Briefly describe the service.
- Your qualifications? Special
- Personal recommendations?
- What do you charge?
- Do you offer guarantees?
- Briefly describe what does
the product do?
- What is its track record?
- Customer testimonials?
- What does it cost?
- Is it guaranteed?
- Refund policy?
Rates and Duration of Ad
- Basic Ad: Up to 30 words
(exclusive of your name, phone, and email)
and 1 photo or banner ad (1 MB max).
- Basic Rate: $5.00 (non-member
- Additional: $3.00 for up
to 30 more words (non-member $6.00)
$1.00 each additional photo or banner (non-member
- Duration: 3 months (approximately
- Payment: In check or in person
to the SWA treasurer the month before the
ad is to begin.
- Cancellation Polity: You
may cancel the ad, but payment is non-refundable
after the ad starts.
Coverage and Results
- During the month of December
2002, SWA's Website had 584 page views.
- Page views may result from
one person viewing multiple pages and/or mulitple
persons veiwing a single and/or multiple pages.
- Placing an advertisement
may or may not result in a customer response,
and SWA does not guarantee results.
Common Questions & Answers
Q. Do events and contests,
such as PNWC, need to pay for ads?
A. Not generally. Well-established events and
contests will continue
to be listed on our Website calendar.
Q. Do I need to be a member of SWA to list an
A. No, but there is a significant discount if
Q. Has SWA become a commercial enterprise selling
A. No, not at all. We are still a non-profit,
Q. Can I trust the advertisers on your Website?
A. We do our best to screen them, but ultimately
it is up to you.
Q. Why can't I submit and pay for an ad electronically?
A. At present, SWA cannot accept charge cards
for payment. The best we can do now is to have
you email SWA the ad, then if accepted, mail
the payment or bring it to a club meeting.
Place an Advertisement
How to Place an Advertisement with SWA
- It's Easy!
- Format your ad in an email.
- Attach e-photo(s), if desired.
- You will receive an email
confirmation upon acceptance and
- A request to mail or submit
- Upon receipt of the fee,
your ad will run for the next 180 days.