Salon empowers audiences with fresh and distinctive perspectives on not just what’s now, but what's next. It believes good journalism is fearless journalism and goes beyond the headlines to reveal the story behind-the-story. Content that sparks conversation and makes the conversation smarter.

Salon continually engages in experimentation and innovation across its editorial, sales and technology groups, positioning it to lead in both media and technology. Evidence of this approach can be seen in its journalism and advertising, how it interacts with readers and its ability to provide a compelling platform for exchange and collaboration.

Founded in July 1995 by David Talbot, Salon has been called "intriguing and intelligent"​ (Washington Post), "truly compelling"​ (Time) and "smart and provocative"​ (Forbes). Salon.com has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, PBS, NPR, CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, "Good Morning America,"​ "Morning Edition,"​ "Talk of the Nation,"​ "Crossfire,"​ the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, Time, Newsweek, and other major media.

  • Company Name:
    Salon Media Group
  • Headquarters:
    870 Market Street, Ste 528 San Francisco, California 94105 United States of America
  • Office Locations:
    HQ: San Francisco. Also: New York, Washington DC.
  • 51-200 employees
Capabilities
  • Desktop Display
    • Brand Integrations
      Yes No
    • Sponsored Posts
      Yes No
    • Native Ads
      Yes No
    • High-Impact (Takeovers, Billboards, Overlays, Sliders, Skins)
      Yes No
    • Rich Media (Expandable & Non-Expandable)
      Yes No
  • Email
  • Mobile Display
    Platform Supported:
    • N/A
    • Mobile Rich Media (Including Interstitials & Expandables)
      Yes No
    • Tablet Traffic
      Yes No
    • Native & Custom Mobile Executions
      Yes No
    • Requires SDK Integration
      Yes No
    Ad Features / Call-To-Actions
    N/A
  • Social
  • Desktop Video
    • In-Banner Video
      Yes No
    • Pre-Roll
      Yes No
    • Mid-Roll
      Yes No
    • Post-Roll
      Yes No
    • Video Companion Ad
      Yes No
    • Outstream Video
      Yes No
    • Custom Video Executions
      Yes No
  • Desktop Display, Email, Mobile Display, Social, Desktop Video
  • CPM
  • Mobile App Publisher, Web Publisher
  • Headline:
    in-depth news, politics, business, technology & culture
  • Self / Managed Service:
    Managed Service
  • Industries
    Clothing & Fashion, Consumer Packaged Goods, Dating, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Health & Beauty, Retail, Travel & Leisure, eCommerce
  • Key Differentiator
    Salon draws an educated, influential and rapidly growing audience that you can reach with a range of high-impact advertising and social media programs. For more information on how we can assist in developing a customized program that will help you meet your marketing needs and objectives, please contact:
  • Owned / Operated Properties
    Salon.com
  • Approved 3rd Party Ad Serving / Rich Media Vendors
    Sizmek - http://www.sizmek.com
  • Mobile App Install Tracking Partners
    N/A
Contacts
PERSON
ROLE
CONTACT INFO & EMAIL
ACTIONS
Olivia Swales
Greater New York City Area
Senior Manager, Revenue Operations & Yield
Ron Bienvenu
Greater New York City Area
Director
Peter Hudson
San Francisco Bay Area
Director of Ad Operations
Site Traffic
  • 5088 Global Rank
  • 1120
    United States
  • 22.3M Estimated Visits
Traffic Sources
  • Direct
    31.15%
  • Search
    25.77%
  • Referrals
    24.52%
  • Social
    16.15%
  • Mail
    2.22%
  • Display
    0.19%
Geography Breakdown
  • United States
    76.93%
  • Canada
    5.01%
  • United Kingdom
    2.62%
  • Australia
    1.33%
  • Netherlands
    1.13%
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Network Data
Country Breakdown
  • Australia
  • India
  • Canada
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
Email / Social Data
  • 851k
    Facebook fans
  • 569k
    Twitter followers
  • 4.7k
    Pinterest followers
Desktop Display
  • 7M display total monthly uniques
  • 30M display total monthly impressions
Mobile Display
  • 10.4M mobile total monthly uniques
  • 22.3M mobile monthly overall impressions
65%
iOS
35%
Android
70%
Phone
30%
Tablet
Audience Demographics
60% male
40% female
Age
18
5%
18-24
10%
25-34
20%
35-44
25%
45-54
20%
55-64
15%
65+
5%
Income
$0k-$50k
45%
$50k-$100k
30%
$100k-$150k
15%
$150k+
10%
Education
No College
20%
College
50%
Grad School
30%
Reviews
Online Marketing Manager
Feb 22, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Salon Media Group, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Australia, India. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Mobile App Publisher, Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Feb 24, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Salon Media Group, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Australia, India. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Mobile App Publisher, Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Feb 15, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Salon Media Group, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Australia, India. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Mobile App Publisher, Web Publisher.
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Salon Media Group advertising reaches 22.3M visitors across desktop and mobile web, in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Australia, India. Pricing models they offer are CPM, on channels such as desktop display, desktop video, mobile display, social, connected tv and digital audio.

Advertising on Salon Media Group will allow you to reach consumers in industries or verticals such as Health & Beauty, eCommerce, Entertainment, Retail, Dating, Travel & Leisure, Clothing & Fashion, Consumer Packaged Goods, Food & Beverage.

They are headquartered at 870 Market Street, Ste 528 San Francisco, California 94105 United States of America, and have 9 advertising & marketing contacts listed on Thalamus. According to their Ads.txt, Salon Media Group inventory partners include: amazon-adsystem.com, contextweb.com, districtm.io, appnexus.com, c1exchange.com, emxdgt.com, google.com, conversantmedia.com, freewheel.tv, rubiconproject.com, gumgum.com, 33across.com, adtech.com, advertising.com, aolcloud.net, bidtellect.com, criteo.com, fyber.com, indexexchange.com, media.net, openx.com, pubmatic.com, revcontent.com, smaato.com, sovrn.com, spotx.tv, spotxchange.com, synacor.com, taboola.com, tremorhub.com, kargo.com, aol.com, rhythmone.com, *.go.sonobi.com, lijit.com, teads.tv, springserve.com, btrll.com, connatix.com, triplelift.com, facebook.com, sharethrough.com, undertone.com, nativo.com, carambo.la, x.fidelity-media.com, smartadserver.com, vertoz.com, adform.com, adyoulike.com, jadserve.postrelease.com, sonobi.com, amazon.com, lkqd.com, lkqd.net, optimatic.com, vertamedia.com, anyclip-media.com, beachfront.com, altitude-arena.com.