Downtown San Diego

An Engaged Local Audience

Reach a rising generation of San Diegans who are
passionately interested in the crucial news developments
that shape their binational region and affect their future.

Audience Profiles

Our readers are local. 60% live in Southern California.

Our readers are young. 30% are aged 18-34.


Monthly Unique Visitors


Monthly Page Views


Facebook Followers


Daily Newsletter Subscribers

5 Years

Named Best Local News Website
by The San Diego Press Club

Why Choose Times of San Diego


Times of San Diego is a leading independent news site in Southern California. Our staff of experienced journalists publishes over 20 articles daily.


All ad units across the site have a viewability percentage of 75% or higher, making “above-the-fold” a thing of the past!


Times of San Diego has Measurable ROI! Ads on our website have higher click-through percentages than industry benchmark rates.

Digital Ad Specs

Ad TypeDimensionsFile/Creative TypeDevice
Billboard970×250JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KBDesktop
Super Leaderboard970×90JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KBDesktop
Leaderboard728×90JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KBDesktop, Tablet
Medium Rectangle300×250JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KBDesktop, Tablet, Mobile
Half Page300×600JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KBDesktop
Small Mobile Banner320×50JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KBMobile
Large Mobile Banner320×100JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KBMobile
Ad TypeDimensionsFile/Creative Type
Newsletter Skyscraper160×600JPEG/PNG/HTML 5 – 200KB
TypeWord CountPlacementsAccompanying Banners
Sponsored Article500 – 1,5001-day dedicated homepage position; permanently searchable with do-follow links10% discount off any accompanying ad buy

Our Packages

Local advertisers appreciate our packages that offer reach, frequency and influence with inexpensive digital ads tailored to all digital devices and high-impact sponsored articles.

Reach & Frequency

Your ad campaign will have wide reach on the website and frequency in the daily newsletter.

  • 70,000 web impressions
  • 30,000 email impressions
  • 1-month ad campaign

Total Cost: $495

Reach, Frequency & Influence

Your message will have reach, frequency and continuing influence with a sponsored article.

  • 70,000 web impressions
  • 30,000 email impressions
  • 1-month ad campaign
  • Permanent article with links

Total Cost: $695

Triple Impact

Your message will have reach and frequency over 3 months and continuing influence with a sponsored article.

  • 210,000 web impressions
  • 90,000 email impressions
  • 3-month ad campaign
  • Permanent article with links

Total Cost: $1,495

Our Rates

TypeImpression MinimumCost
Standard Display25,000$4.95 CPM
Section SponsorshipN/A$495 per month for 300×250
on every page
TakeoverN/A$500 per day for home page;
$250 per day for sections
Sponsored ContentN/A$250 for permanent article
with do-follow links
TypeMinimum Required AssetsCost
Homepage Takeover728×90, 300×250$1,000 CPD
Category/Tag Takeover728×90, 300×250$1,500 CPD
Single Post Takeover728×90, 300×250$500 CPD

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