Austin's alternative newsweekly & media. Now in our 30th year, the Austin Chronicle continues to get results for our advertisers.

The Chronicle reflects the heart and soul of this diverse community.

Each week, 90,000 papers are distributed at over 1,900 locations in Austin, Cedar Park, Round Rock, San Marcos, Buda, Kyle, Pflugerville, and Dripping Springs.

Our website, austinchronicle.com, covers Austin and beyond, with over 400,000 unique users each month and 1.8 million page views.

Other advertising options include the mobile version of the website, our Happy Hours website, and e-newsletters.

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
  • Mobile Display
    • Mobile Rich Media (Including Interstitials & Expandables)
      Yes No
    • Tablet Traffic
      Yes No
    • Native & Custom Mobile Executions
      Yes No
    • Requires SDK Integration
      Yes No
  • Social
  • Desktop Display, Mobile Display, Social
  • CPM
  • Web Publisher
  • Headline:
    Austin News, Events, Restaurants, Music
  • Self / Managed Service:
    Managed Service
  • Industries
    Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Government & Politics
  • Key Differentiator
    The Austin Chronicle is an independent, locally owned and operated alternative newsweekly that reflects the heart and soul of Austin, Texas. Boasting a readership of 195,000 weekly, the Chronicle addresses the community's political and environmental concerns, expresses Austin's rich cultural scene, and provides in-depth coverage of the Capital City's live music and entertainment venues, performing arts centers, restaurants, recreational activities, and outdoor excursions. The Chronicle sponsors annual events like the South by Southwest Music, Film, and Interactive Conferences and Festivals, the annual Austin Music Awards, and The Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival, the largest in the world. Special annual issues include "Best of Austin," the Restaurant Poll, the Austin Music Awards, and the Short Story Contest. If it's important to Austin, it's in the Chronicle.
  • Owned / Operated Properties
    austinchronicle.com
Site Traffic
  • 136280 Global Rank
  • 31378
    United States
  • 618k Estimated Visits
Traffic Sources
  • Search
    52.81%
  • Direct
    21.41%
  • Social
    14.22%
  • Referrals
    8.72%
  • Mail
    2.77%
  • Display
    0.07%
Geography Breakdown
  • United States
    82.54%
  • United Kingdom
    2.21%
  • Canada
    1.54%
  • Australia
    1.05%
  • France
    0.67%
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Network Data
Country Breakdown
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • China
  • United States
  • United Kingdom
Email / Social Data
  • 131k
    Twitter followers
Desktop Display
  • 203k display total monthly uniques
  • 601k display total monthly impressions
Mobile Display
  • 188k mobile total monthly uniques
  • 316k mobile monthly overall impressions
69%
iOS
31%
Android
Audience Demographics
55% male
45% female
Age
18
10%
18-24
10%
25-34
20%
35-44
25%
45-54
20%
55-64
10%
65+
5%
Income
$0k-$50k
45%
$50k-$100k
30%
$100k-$150k
15%
$150k+
10%
Education
No College
25%
College
55%
Grad School
20%
Reviews
Online Marketing Manager
Jul 15, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on The Austin Chronicle, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Australia, China. 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
Jul 12, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on The Austin Chronicle, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Australia, China. 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
Jul 18, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on The Austin Chronicle, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Australia, China. 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
The Austin Chronicle advertising reaches 618k visitors across desktop and mobile web, in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Australia, China. Pricing models they offer are CPM on channels such as Display, Mobile, Social Advertising on The Austin Chronicle will allow you to reach consumers in industries or verticals such as Entertainment, Government & Politics, Food & Beverage.

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