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BOGO LEADERBOARD SALE!

This December, buy one leaderboard ad share at full price ($375) and get a second share FREE.   Ad shares run Monday through Sunday and guarantee a minimum of 35,000 impressions.  Ads must run in December but your additional free ad(s) can run in January if you like.

Ads run throughout the site.  No limit.  Client must provide creative. Contact Laura Lindsay to reserve your spots today. llindsay@minnpost.com


Five days a week, MinnPost.com offers news stories and features of interest to people who care about Minnesota. With dozens of contributing journalists, our aim is to ensure that everything you see at MinnPost.com includes solid reporting, thought-provoking insights and excellent storytelling. 

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Download 2017 Rate Card (Effective January 1st, 2017)
Download 2016 Rate Card

MinnPost.com offers news and features of interest to people who care about Minnesota. Our aim is to ensure that everything you see at MinnPost.com includes solid reporting, thought-provoking insights and excellent storytelling. MinnPost.com has an average of 450,000 monthly unique users delivering over 1,150,000 monthly pageviews.  More Information.

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Homepage Sponsored Headlines

Automated via RSS, Sponsored Headlines is a new home page format displayed within MinnPost's main daily news stories. Your headline automatically updates whenever your RSS feed is published so you can change it as often as you like. Each Sponsored Headline share will deliver an estimated 40,000 impressions each month.
Annual Agreement One Share: $7,500 net
Annual Agreement: 2 or more shares $6,000/net each.

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E-mail Newsletter Advertising

Daily email:  summary of daily content on Minnpost.com.
Medium rectangle (300x250) banner. Monday - Sunday, 56,000+ weekly emails (8,000+ daily opt-in subscribers).  $650 net/week high season (Mar, Apr, May, Sept, Oct, Nov).  $580 net/week low season (Dec, Jan, Feb, Jun, Jul, Aug).  Limited availability. Please contact us for details.

This Week in Minnesota email:  highlights stories of interest to Greater Minnesota.
Medium rectangle (300x250) banner. Delivered Tuesdays, 2,683 subscribers/week, 11,269/month. $100 net/week. Limited availability. Please contact us for details.

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Targeted Content Advertising

Target your message with content section advertising (e.g. Learning Curve, The Daily Glean). Availability is limited.
Annual Agreement: $3,000 - $10,000
(depending on section and position)
Less than annual agreement ads 20% premium

Download Sponsorship and Targeted Advertising Rate Card

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Last-Minute Ads

Are you a nonprofit with revenues under a million dollars a year?  If so, have we got a deal for you! We are offering last-minute banner advertising at 60% off regular rates for smaller nonprofit organizations.

Click here for more information.


Deadlines and Specs

Web site banner formats: medium rectangle: 300x250, half-page: 300x600, top leaderboard: 728x90, Content Advertising graphic banner: 300x120. Mobile ads: 300x50. Content Advertising RTA/RSS banner: 100x100 logo and any RSS feed (optional). Banners must have borders.  Animation must stop after 8 seconds. Maximum looping 2x. MinnPost.com uses AppNexus: OpenAd Stream to serve its banners and allows third-party serving.

All creative/tags, URL(s)  must be sent to Brian Perry (bperry [at] minnpost.com) at least 3 business days before banner needs to be live on MinnPost.com.

Web site files accepted:  GIF, HTML5, JPEG, PNG 

Email banners must be JPEG, PNG or GIF files. Animated GIFs accepted. Animation must stop after 8 seconds.

Max file size: 50k

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