Partnering With Macaroni KID Killeen

Macaroni KID Killeen is THE way to reach Bell County families.

By Brittany Joyner September 26, 2023

Macaroni KID Killeen is THE go-to family resource to reach Bell County families.

Macaroni KID Killeen is THE trusted local resource for families looking for family fun in the Central Texas region. That makes Macaroni KID Killeen the best outlet for you to spread the message about your business, organization, or event. 

We can help you build brand recognition, promote a special event, increase traffic on slow days, launch a new product, service, or location, or share your expertise with our Killeen, Belton, and Temple community.

We love using Macaroni KID Killeen as a platform to promote Killeen, Harker Heights, Nolanville, Belton, Temple and its local businesses and organizations!

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Why choose Macaroni KID Killeen as the place to spend your marketing dollars?

1. We can help you reach hundreds of Bell County parents and families each week

Targeted marketing is the best marketing. 

Macaroni KID Killeen is the largest parent-focused online media resource in Bell County. Each week we send an email newsletter to our 600 subscribers. Newsletters include local family-friendly happenings, events, and activities, along with information about the local businesses families are looking for.

2. Our unique expertise

Not only do we have an excellent connection with local readers, but being an educator and parent in the area for the past 10 years has given me the inside scoop on what kids and families love! We love supporting local families and seeing our area grow. 

3. Our readers

Macaroni KID Killeen readers are up on everything happening in our community. Their kids got their first library card at six. They show up (on time) for school concerts. They are soccer parents, working parents, and stay-at-home parents. They are passionate about supporting local businesses in our community. Macaroni KID readers are THE ideal audience for local businesses that want to connect with moms and families in our area.

Advertising options

Please see examples below of what we have offered. These are just suggestions. I would love to work with you to create a personalized package that fits the budget and advertising needs of your business!

3-month ad package:

Website/newsletter ad • Weekly social media posts • 1 dedicated e-blast • 2 articles • Business Directory listing

6-month ad package:

Website/newsletter ad • Weekly social media posts • 2 dedicated e-blast • 4 articles • Business Directory listing

Annual ad package:

Website/newsletter ad • Weekly social media posts • 4 dedicated e-blast • 8 articles • Business Directory listing • Inclusion in all relevant guides

See examples below of our work. Contact us today for pricing by filling out the form below or emailing

Advertising options and examples of our work:

Display ads:

Display ads on Macaroni KID are targeted, no-waste marketing for your local business. Ads are seen on the website and in the weekly email newsletter, and are visible on both mobile and desktop. No matter what page our reader clicks on, your ad will be visually placed for the reader to see and take action.

Leaderboard ad sample:

Sidebar ad sample:

Sponsored article:

Sponsored articles are an easy, cost-effective way to reach your target audience. The article is sent to our readers' inboxes in the week's e-newsletter, published to our homepage for one full week, and lives on the website indefinitely. 

Examples of article reviews written by Macaroni KID Killeen:

Featured guides:

Macaroni KID Killeen runs several advertising guides throughout the year that are extremely popular with our readers! They include listings and information about Bell County businesses or organizations. 

Example Guides with Business Listings:

Example Sponsored Guides:

Dedicated e-blast:

An e-blast is an email dedicated solely to your business, organization, or event. It can be sent on the date and time of your choice to our entire subscription list of more than 1000 Bell County families. 


Business directory listing:

Macaroni KID readers look to the business directory to find the local businesses their families need. Going above and beyond that, listing your business in the Macaroni KID Killeen Business Directory plays an important role in your website's SEO. The more sites that link back to yours, the higher search engines rank your website.

Business directory listing example:

Newsletter Introductory Note:

A short blurb right at the top of our weekly newsletter with a shoutout about your business (intro, news, exclusive discount code, etc). It's before the events and articles, so it's guaranteed to get seen by anyone who opens the email. 

Calendar listings:

It is always free to list your FREE or LOW-COST family-friendly events in the Macaroni KID Killeen calendar. Events must take place within our territory of Killeen, Harker Heights, Nolanville, Belton, Temple or closely surrounding areas. 

Let's get started!

How can we help you reach your goals?

Fill out the form below or email publisher Brittany Joyner today so Macaroni KID Killeen can reach out to you with a personalized marketing plan of how we can help you achieve your goal of reaching Bell County families.