A Frequently Visited Site
AALBC.com is the highest ranked, most frequently visited site dedicated to promoting Blacks books and authors on the world wide web. Alexa.com a web site ranking service consistently ranks AALBC.com at the top of all websites in the genre. Earthlink lists AALBC.com as one of the "top 100" destinations for African Americans. Visit http://aalbc.com/otherwebsites.htm for a comparison of AALBC.com with other web sites which support promote, support and sell books written by Black authors
As of December 2004, AALBC.com averaged over:
3 million hits per month
250,000 visitors per month
750,000 million page views per month
This trend has continued upward, continuously since 1998.
Highly Ranked Search Results
If you searched the internet using Google, arguably the web's best search engine; AALBC.com comes up 1st, out of millions of other matches, for such key search terms as "African American books" and "African American literature"
AALBC.com also comes up in the top three for our most popular authors like E. Lynn Harris, Eric Jerome Dickey, Terry McMillan, and Carl Weber. Do a search on Black publishers like Third World Press, Amber Communications Group, or Genesis Press Inc and you'll find similar results.
It is not uncommon for AALBC.com to rank higher than the "official" web site of a given entity. AALBC.com is your best source for locating information about Black books and authors.
A Site with Staying Power
AALBC.com, while officially launched in 1998, has been on-line since 1997 . We not only survived, but thrived during, the "dot.com" shakeout.
We sell a lot of books
We've sold literally thousands of different tittles over the years. While many of these books were popular, many were more obscure but rich finds for our AALBC.com visitors.
Depth of Content
With new content being added daily, our thousands of pages; several hundred authors profiles, hundreds of books reviews, our popular discussion boards, hundreds of articles, interviews, chats sessions, tons of resources for readers and writers, an eNewsletter that goes out to thousands of people and more.
AALBC.com's advertising client list includes Random House, One World/Ballantine, St. Martin's Press, Urban Books, Black Classic Press, Augsburg Fortress, Britannica, Black Expressions Book Club, hundreds of authors and scores of other business.
If you are an author, publisher or related business interested increasing your exposure or reaching our audience, please contact AALBC.com at email@example.com.