The new advertising option is available to clients in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan. Advertisements with images can already be placed on popular Yandex services including Yandex.Maps, Yandex.Weather and Yandex.Fotki, while sites in the Yandex Advertising Network are set to join the program on March 28.

The Yandex Advertising Network includes tens of thousands of websites on all kinds of subjects, with a combined audience of 55.8 million in January, 2013, according to сomScore Media Metrix.

First published in East-West Digital News