Apn News

Advertising in Apn News

Advertisement on Apn News is very fruitful. Apn News is the ultimate platform for business news; financial news; technology; science; economics; world affairs; etc. Brands can identify what show does their audience watch on Apn News and place their advertisement before; during or after that show.

Key Insights
ChannelGenre Current Affairs Language Hindi

Advertising Options in Apn News

Video Ad

Video Ad

  • FCT & Non – FCT Advertising
  • Prime Time & Non-Prime Time
  • L Band & Aston Band

Advertising on APN News

APN News is a famous and most viewed 24x7 Hindi language news & current affairs channel covering all Regional, National and certain International news. APN News is owned and operated by Sobhagya Media Pvt. Ltd./ENC Network. It’s launched since 2014 in India. It’s headquarter is located in Noida, Uttar Pradesh India. APN News channel recently claims a spike in its viewership and popularity even on its social media pages and has received a good response and built a network of correspondence and trust with its viewers because of the best quality updated news with truth and speed and knowledge delivered to their viewers and public at large. It has wide range of programs those appeals to all members in the family. APN News since then has been quite famous among many advertisers. This is what makes APN News a recommended channel for brands to run a Television Advertising campaign and grabs attention of its premium target audience within a specific geographical area and limited period of time.

APN News Advertisement Rates

If you decide to advertise on APN News with Excellent Publicity you will receive the best rates! The rates are calculated for per second of airtime. So e.g. If cost to advertise in APN News is mentioned as Rs. 250/sec approx. and your ad is 10 second long, the cost for playing the ad once on APN News will come to Rs.250 X 10 = Rs.2,500 approx. or up to few lakhs approx. The cost may vary according to viewership data & Stats for particular programmes on particular channels and also as per the time band and length of advertisement or size of creative and number of repetitions and based on the type of advertisement campaign on APN News. Prime Time or Super Prime Time rates will be higher than the Non-Prime Time. For good rates register yourself with us and get in touch with our representative to know more.

List of shows on APN News

APN News is a successful Hindi language 24/7 news and current affairs channel which has a wide geographical reach. APN News is currently one of India’s top news channels as per BARC viewership data as it keeps updating its shows content with the latest exclusive trending Regional and National news and certain International news, Breaking Top News countdown, socio-economic and political current affairs, weather forecast, business (commerce and teleshopping), sports, Bollywood, science & environment. It also brings light to the burning news topics, controversies and has debates, bursting scams and much more. APN News is associated with famous and recognized journalists and hosts and zonal heads. All this has led to an increase in its followers on social media too.

Online media research for APN News

It is recommended to do your personal research on the particular chosen channel for more details and have a look at the content, shows and the anchors before confirming with any agency. This will help you plan the right time slot on APN News as the advertising rates vary accordingly.

Types of advertisement on APN News

Advertising in APN News can be done both by playing ads during breaks as well as playing the content during the news shows. Some of the popular ad forms are:-

  • APN News Video Ads – Video Ads are telecasted during ad-breaks also known as FCT. Its calculated based on 10 seconds.
  • APN News Aston Band – Horizontal line ad flashing on bottom side on screen branding while news show is played.
  • APN News L Band – Vertical left side plus Horizontal bottom side ad flashing on screen branding while news show is played.
  • APN News Scroller Ads – Ad scrolling from one end of screen to the other while news show is displayed.
  • APN News Laptop Branding – A sticker of your brand on the Laptop displayed during the news shows.
  • APN News Customized show integration for Brands – These are customized media options for brands and branding campaign as per advertisement budget allocated and as per channels / shows. It is a personalized solution for the brand for unique and creative advertising

How to advertise on APN News?

  • Share your requirements for advertisement campaign on APN News.
  • Approach our efficient planners and executors.
  • Plan the advertising campaign with us
  • We will assist you in terms of choosing the target audience, right advertisement format, audience reach, and campaign duration to have a successful campaign on APN News.
  • Receive the best quotes
  • We provide lowest assured rates with best services for television advertising across various channels.
  • The ad rates differ depending on different shows, prime time, non-prime that is selected.
  • Provide us with an attractive creative to show case your brand on-screen. The acceptable format of creative in television advertising is a CDR file for image creative and a MOV File for Video Creative.
  • Once you share the creative we will get it converted in the acceptable ad format that will be utilized on the television
  • Go Live with your advertisement and get your brand in front of the masses.
  • See your brand on-screen within a bare minimum timeframe and achieve the desired response.

Agency selection for advertising on APN News

Media Agency plays an important role for advertisement in APN News. As Excellent Publicity being a media agency we figure out that is APN News a good channel for you in line with your brand and objective. For this we use BARC data to check the right channel with the highest viewership. The next would be to plan the frequency and timing of the advertisement with right price. Scheduling of your ad depends upon your marketing objective and pricing. We would help in recommend to advertise in prime time or non-prime time in order to reach the right number of audience with the lowest cost possible per reach. Other variables like buying media space and such would be handled by media agency. The last step would be then to ensure your ad is played and how much reach has been covered and to send you the proof of same (Log reports & Telecast Certificate) at the end of campaign.

Why advertising in APN News?

The initiatives that APN News took include the above and below steps that gave over the counter results as listing APN News more ratings than any other platforms.

  • Premium Features: APN News being one of the oldest successful news channel keeps on updating itself with top trending regional and certain nationwide and International news, business (commerce and teleshopping and markets), current affairs, politics, morning prayers and mantra and astrology, weather, sports, Bollywood, trending controversies and debates and many more for the premium Hindi speaking audience. It also interacts with them on social media pages and brings out facts to light. Thus it becomes a popular recommended channel for an ad campaign.
  • Best Rates: APN News offers cost effective rates compared to other news channels.
  • Key approach factor: Any client who wishes to expand reach for their business with a quick performance and within a short period of time.
  • Choice of Type & Time of ad campaign: APN News offers advertisement options that are of various types some of which are mentioned above and also for prime time / days and non-prime time / days shows give a flexibility of choice to the advertiser. Thus brands can advertise in right shows or at right times during maximum viewership and gain the desired attention for their product.


  • What will be the rates for advertising on APN News?

    You can contact our agency regarding the rates of advertising on APN News; we can then further guide you with the same with the lowest possible advertising rates with maximum reach to the audience.

  • How many people will be able to see my ad on APN News?

    Advertisement reach depends upon your campaign duration, ad repetition and your overall budget for the ad.

  • Can I choose to advertise on particular show or during particular time on APN News?

    Yes you can choose a particular shows / time (prime time, non-prime time) to run your ad. Contacting our agency can guide you as in what will work best for you.

  • Is agency necessary for advertising on APN News?

    Media agency can help you guiding through the entire process from reaching the correct target audience (keeping in mind your brand product/ services and advertisement objective) to buying media space and such would be handled by media agency.

How to Get Started?

Share your requirements

Approach our efficient planners and executors and share your requirements for a campaign.

Plan the campaign with us

We will assist you in terms of choosing the target audience, right ad format, audience reach, and campaign duration with proper scheduling of Ads in Top Channels.

Get the Best Cost

Excellent Publicity Provides the lowest rates with best services in Television Branding across different channels nationally & regionally. The Advertising rates will vary according to channels & Region selected.

Creative Process

Creative to be provided by you with eye catchy content & brand logo to go Live on the channel. The format which is acceptable in channels for Static Ads: PSD File & PNG File, For TVC - .mov format(TVC Being Television Commercial Ad).

Go Live

Track your brand On Television Channel with the Time Band selected & get your brand building response.

Post Execution Report

Campaign Report to be shared after the completion of the Campaign.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Main 2 Types of Branding in Television: FCT & Non FCT Branding.

  • FCT : Free Commercial Time (RODP – Run on day Period) where in Branding is done in Equal Split throughout the day.
  • NON – FCT : Non – Free Commercial Time – Where Branding is done with the Static Ads. Ex. L Band, Aston Band, Logo Bug etc.

  • L Band: L Shaped Advertising which appears during the program / show for duration of 10 seconds.
  • Aston Band: Aston Band is a horizontal band for duration of 10 seconds.
  • Logo Bug: Logo Bug is branding of just Logo which appears on the down-right side of the screen

  • Prime Time is considered to be the time with highest viewership during the day. In television morning 8:00 – 11:00 & evening 18:00 – 23:00 is considered as Prime Time
  • Non – Prime Time is that time during the day where the viewership is medium. In television afternoon time 12:00 – 18:00 is considered as Non-Prime Time.

In Television – The minimum seconds of TVC & Non – FCT is 10 Seconds

There are Major 2 Genres in Television – News & GEC – General Entertainment Channels.

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