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A local, free, daily newspaper for Santa Monica, CA and surrounding areas of Venice Beach, West LA, Brentwood. News delivery via print, web, tablet and mobile. The Daily Press publishes Monday through Saturday, with Saturday being a weekend edition.

The Daily Press is regarded in Santa Monica as the newspaper of record. Quality, in depth reporting backed by seasoned local journalists with a long history of reporting on local politics, crime, sports, housing and government.

The Daily Press is the best local option for business to get their message out to local customers, out circulating the LA Times by over 2K in the Santa Monica ZIP codes.

Unlike subscription based print media where customers have grown tired of paying for their content, the demand for the Daily Press has never been higher. Readers prefer to read newspapers, particularly when the papers are free.

For readers that prefer digital delivery, smdp.com is the highest ranked, most read local news website for Santa Monica.

Capabilities
  • Desktop Display
    • Brand Integrations
      Yes No
    • Sponsored Posts
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    • Native Ads
      Yes No
    • High-Impact (Takeovers, Billboards, Overlays, Sliders, Skins)
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    • Rich Media (Expandable & Non-Expandable)
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  • Social
  • Desktop Display, Social
  • CPM
  • Web Publisher
  • Headline:
    Local Press
  • Industries
    Education, Entertainment, Financial Services, Food & Beverage, Gaming, Government & Politics, Retail, Sports, Travel & Leisure
  • Key Differentiator
    To find out more information about the advertising opportunities offered at the Santa Monica Daily Press, send an e-mail to schwenker@smdp.com and one of our experienced account executives will contact you as soon as possible. STAFF CONTACTS Vice President – Business Operations Rob Schwenker schwenker@smdp.com 310-573-8342 WHY ADVERTISE? The Santa Monica Daily Press is Santa Monica’s leading source of news and information. Advertising your business in our daily publication gets your business 81,500 impressions per week in Santa Monica. That’s a lot of eyeballs! With 750 different distribution points and access to our e-dition just a few point and clicks or taps away on any desktop, laptop tablet or smart phone, we’re easily accessible and always live and local! Plus, we provide complimentary design and ad production services for all of our advertising clients, our team of experts knows how to help you get your message to Santa Monica effectively without busting your budget. ONLINE ADVERTISING smdp.com is the only local Westside news site that is updated daily. Local stories, business directories, event calendars, and much more make smdp.com a hub of regional information. smdp.com offers many online opportunities for local and national advertisers. Online Ad Sizes: Jumbo Banner: 729 x 90 pixels Double Truck: 300 x 250 pixels Adjunct Banner: 468 x 60 pixels All online ads should be submitted via e-mail to chelsea@smdp.com and include the Web site you wish the ad to link to. Artwork should be 72dpi, RGB and sized to correct specifications and submitted as .jpg or .gif files No ad file size should exceed 75KB. PRINT MECHANICALS Print Column Sizes: 1 Column = 1.583” 2 Columns = 3.333” 3 Columns = 5.083” 4 Columns = 6.833” 5 Columns = 8.583” 6 Columns = 10.333” Full page = 10.333” x 14” Print Specs: All ads should be sent at 300dpi, CMYK. Highly compressed files or files of a lower resolution will not be accepted. All artwork should be submitted as a PDF file. The ad should be sized per our column sizes and cropped to the active area and all fonts embedded. Other acceptable file formats: EPSTIFF QuarkXPress 6.0 (output folder will need to accompany file) Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator (CS2 or below and fonts coverted to outline) Ads can be sent via e-mail to production@smdp.com. Please include the client name, a contact phone number, and start date of ad if known. Large files should be sent via FTP. Our FTP contact information is: Host: www.smdp.com User: smdpftp@smdp.com Password: ftpads We will not accept ads submitted in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, or Publisher file formats. Please feel free to contact our Production Department with any questions regarding our specifications and mechanicals. E-mail: production@smdp.com, Phone: 310-458-7737 x 308 DEADLINES Reservation deadline: Daily Press built ad: 3 days before date of publication Camera ready ad: 2 days before date of publication Camera ready ad file due by 11 a.m. day before date of publication. Classifieds deadline: 2:30 p.m. every day for next day’s publication CREDIT POLICY Prepayment Upon submission of a contract, all contracts under $1,000.00 and/or under three months in length will be prepaid with cash, check, or credit card. Invoices will be supplied upon request to the client. BILLING POLICY Billed clients (contracts in excess of three months and $1,000.00) may receive monthly account statements. Statements will be sent out on the last day of the month. Payment in full is due upon receipt of the statement. All billed clients must have a Guarantee Credit Card Authorization form filled out and signed and on file with the Santa Monica Daily Press. Billed clients can choose to prepay their monthly statement balance with a credit card on file. A signed agreement will be on file. A credit card receipt for each monthly transaction will be supplied upon client request. Late fees of 1.5% will be charged to any account over 30 days past due. Payment arrangements for accounts over 61 days past due will be made with a client signed Payment Agreement form outlining a payment plan for the past due amount. This signed agreement will need to be on file or payment in full of past due amount received before any further advertisements are run for the client. If account executive is unable to secure a Payment Agreement then accounts over 61 days past due with a Guarantee Credit Card Authorization form on file will have their past due balance charged to the credit card number on file. If the credit card is declined or there is no Guarantee Credit Card Authorization form on file all current contracts will be paused and will not run until payment arrangements have been made.
  • Owned / Operated Properties
    smdp.com
Contacts
PERSON
ROLE
CONTACT INFO & EMAIL
ACTIONS
Rob Schwenker
Vice President – Business Operations
310-573-8342
Matthew Hall
Editor-in-Chief
310-573-8350
Marina Andalon
Staff Writer
310-573-8352
Darren Ouellette
Production Manager
Jenny Medina
Senior Account Executive
Ross Furukawa
President
310-458-7737 x 301
Josh Heisler
Operations
Site Traffic
  • 1313330 Global Rank
  • 350621
    United States
  • 34k Estimated Visits
Traffic Sources
  • Search
    81.32%
  • Direct
    12.65%
  • Social
    3.46%
  • Mail
    1.29%
  • Referrals
    1.28%
  • Display
    0.00%
Geography Breakdown
  • United States
    92.45%
  • United Kingdom
    1.83%
  • Canada
    1.42%
  • Argentina
    1.16%
  • Qatar
    0.70%
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Network Data
Country Breakdown
  • United States
Email / Social Data
  • 3.5k
    Facebook fans
  • 6k
    Twitter followers
Reviews
Online Marketing Manager
Sep 09, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Santa Monica Daily Press, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Qatar. 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
Sep 15, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Santa Monica Daily Press, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Qatar. 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
Sep 12, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Santa Monica Daily Press, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Qatar. 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
Santa Monica Daily Press advertising reaches 34k visitors across desktop and mobile web, in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Qatar. Pricing models they offer are CPM on channels such as Display, Social Advertising on Santa Monica Daily Press will allow you to reach consumers in industries or verticals such as Gaming, Financial Services, Travel & Leisure, Sports, Food & Beverage, Entertainment, Government & Politics, Education, Retail.

They are headquartered at 1640 5th St #218 Santa Monica, CA 90401 United States, and have 9 advertising & marketing contacts listed on Thalamus.