AILU’s highly ranked main website (, the renowned AILU quarterly magazine ‘The Laser User’ and the popular monthly email eNewsletter provide a highly effective combination of ways to help you position your products and services.

Our Media Guide guide provides all you need to know, whether a member of AILU or not.

Download or print the Media Guide 2019 here

The Media Guide provides basic advertising rates; please contact the AILU Office for guidance in meeting your specific requirements.

Home page showing examples of sponsored links

Products & Services Directory showing sponsored links


Products and Services Directory showing enhanced entries




Placing an advert on the AILU website

Sponsored link adverts can be placed on most pages of the AILU website.

Advertisers choose the category or categories they wish to advertise in. On each new page selected by a visitor up to 10 sponsored links, randomly selected, are presented in a right hand column.





 Additional benefits for Members:

  • 20% discount on all prices;
  • News items (including press releases, new services added etc.) are placed on the 'News' page accessible from the AILU Home page, and always remain on the site. News items include a link to the Member's website and a contact email address.
  • News items submitted for the website are set out with any pictures supplied inlcuded on the site in full;
  • Articles submitted for the AILU magazine are considered in the Design for Laser Manufacture website;
  • Member's Events are dispayed in the Events diary on the website;
  • The AILU website, with its high information content, enjoys a good search engine ranking and by linking to it in the ways described, member's websites enjoy a boost in the internet activity;
  • Members enjoy free entries in the Product and Services Directory, under all relevant categories. These entries can be enhanced for a small annual cost as shown below.


There are three enhancements of member's entries in the Products and Services Directory (see figure):

(a) highlighted entry;

(b) logo;

(c) active web hyperlink

See the Media Guide or call the Office for charges.

Listings in the P&S Directory is for Members only.



Download or print the Media Guide and prices here





Laser User magazine

The magazine is issued quarterly. Adverts can be
placed on any page except for the covers and the
feature articles. The magazine comes out in 
February, May, August and November. Adverts must be
submitted no later than the middle of the previous

Additional benefits for Members:

  • 15% discount on all prices;
  • Member's news items are included in the magazine.



Download or print the Media Guide and prices here





The e-Newsletter is published monthly and offers three types of advert: a ‘banner' appearing in the broad left column (70% of total width) of the newsletter, a ‘box' appearing in the right hand column of the newsletter and a ‘video advert' appearing in the main body of the newsletter.

See the Media Guide for charges.

Additional benefits for Members:

  • 15% discount on all prices;
  • News items submitted will be put on the website and in the magazine and may also appear in the e-Newsletter.


Download or print the Media Guide and prices here

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