Frequently Asked Questions

Why Marin Mommies?

Because the target audience of the site is mothers of babies to kindergarten-age children, who call us "Mommy." That's why.

What's your editorial policy?

Our site is 100% advertorial free. Everything we write about in Marin Mommies is something we personally select, based on our experiences or suggestions from our readers and members. We never accept payment to endorse a product, service, or business in our editorial content. All paid advertisements and sponsorships are either clearly marked as such or are shown in the right sidebar as banner advertisements.

I really like Marin Mommies and want to spread the word! How can I do that?

You can email just about any article to anyone by clicking the "send to a friend" link at bottom of each post. We do not collect or in any way use your email or those of your recipients.

If you'd like to spread the word about Marin Mommies by linking to us from your web site, here's a handy button to use:

You can also share articles on social bookmarking sites like Digg and Reddit (see below).

What are all those funny little buttons at the bottom of each post?

You mean these?

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These buttons allow you to share articles with the world via popular social bookmarking sites like Digg, Reddit, and Del.icio.us. How do they work? If you like an article, simply click on one of the buttons to bookmark it on a site. The more users that bookmark the article, the higher the rating, and the more visible and popular it becomes. On some sites you can tag an article and leave comments about it. You'll need to be a registered user of a social bookmarking site before you can do these things, but in all cases it's free, fast, and easy.

Can my business advertise on Marin Mommies?

Yes! You can view our current rates and ad sizes on our Advertising page. We can display your own Web-ready banner artwork, or our art department can design something for you. Please contact us if you have additional questions about advertising on Marin Mommies.

I have a product I'd like you to feature on Marin Mommies. How can I submit it to you?

At Marin Mommies we're always on the lookout for cool and interesting new products for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and moms. If you'd like to submit a product for inclusion on our site please contact us for details. Please note that submitted items cannot be returned, and submission does not guarantee inclusion in Marin Mommies.

I'm a Marin Mompreneur. Can You Profile My Business on Marin Mommies?

Our ongoing series on local mompreneurs (a portmanteau of "mom" and "entrepreneur") is extremely popular. If you'd like to have you and your business profiled here, please contact us and tell us a little about yourself and why you think you should be profiled. We're always on the lookout for unique, creative, and inspirational stories.