My name is Heather and I am a Marketing Administrator for (removed). We have a client that may be interested in advertising on your site dangerousprototypes.com. Is there a good person to contact about options and rates?
Every time a marketing troll bangs a press release through the contact form, we write back and ask for stuff to give away. We try to get as much free swag for you as possible, but we never accept payment for giveaways.
Engineers sample, it’s a normal part of the industry. Occasionally we use or review a free sample, but we will never accept paid posts. We disclose any free stuff that isn’t also available to other engineers.
Finally, what Adafruit said: we will not use intrusive privacy violating social networking
features malware on the site.
We don’t begrudge ad-driven sites, but we don’t want it here.
Also, the web has ads?