Shacknews keeps tech-savvy gamers informed about what's worth their time today and how they'll be playing tomorrow through compelling articles and video features.

Shacknews began in 1996 as a Quake fan site. It eventually grew to cover all games and platforms, but still maintains strong ties to its PC gaming roots.

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  • Desktop Display
    • Brand Integrations
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    • Sponsored Posts
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    • Native Ads
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    • High-Impact (Takeovers, Billboards, Overlays, Sliders, Skins)
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    • Rich Media (Expandable & Non-Expandable)
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  • Social
  • Desktop Video
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    • Custom Video Executions
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  • Desktop Display, Social, Desktop Video
  • CPM
  • Web Publisher
  • Headline:
    Publisher: Video Game News and Features - Video Game News, Videos, and File Downloads for PC and Console Games at Shacknews.com
  • Industries
    Gaming
  • Key Differentiator
    From its humble beginnings in the early days of online video game coverage more than a decade ago, Shacknews has grown to become one of the leading gaming sites on the internet. Shacknews covers games across every major platform with news and in-depth previews and interviews, and is home to a large community of dedicated gamers. Shacknews also offers high-speed downloads of demos, patches, movies, as well as thousands of screenshots and streaming videos. Shacknews reaches millions of gamers every month with the work of a small but dedicated full-time staff. History Shacknews was founded as sCary's Quakeholio in 1996 as a website dedicated to id Software's then-upcoming Quake. Over the years, the website evolved and its coverage expanded. The site was later renamed Shugashack before eventually coming to be known as Shacknews.
  • Owned / Operated Properties
    shacknews.com
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Site Traffic
  • 25149 Global Rank
  • 7019
    United States
  • 4.58M Estimated Visits
Traffic Sources
  • Search
    80.76%
  • Direct
    15.75%
  • Referrals
    1.77%
  • Social
    1.53%
  • Mail
    0.17%
  • Display
    0.02%
Geography Breakdown
  • United States
    41.90%
  • United Kingdom
    8.76%
  • Canada
    5.11%
  • Germany
    4.05%
  • Australia
    3.51%
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Network Data
Email / Social Data
  • 6.1k
    Facebook fans
  • 12.1k
    Twitter followers
Reviews
Online Marketing Manager
Apr 15, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Shack News, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany. 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 Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Apr 18, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Shack News, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany. 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 Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Apr 21, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Shack News, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany. 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 Web Publisher.
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Creatives
Shack News advertising reaches 4.58M visitors across desktop and mobile web, in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany. Pricing models they offer are CPM, on channels such as desktop display, desktop video, mobile display, social, connected tv and digital audio.

Advertising on Shack News will allow you to reach consumers in industries or verticals such as Gaming.

They have advertising & marketing contacts listed on Thalamus. According to their Ads.txt, Shack News inventory partners include: google.com, rhythmone.com, 1rx.io, appnexus.com, adtech.com, aolcloud.net, openx.com, districtm.io, contextweb.com, sovrn.com, lijit.com, sekindo.com, spotxchange.com, spotx.tv, advertising.com, inner-active.com, lkqd.net, lkqd.com, smartadserver.com, tidaltv.com, pubmatic.com, fyber.com, tremorhub.com, vi.ai, freewheel.tv, beachfront.com, springserve.com, brightroll.com, coxmt.com, indexexchange.com.