Advertising rates


Dig the Dunes is one of the area’s most popular websites highlighting all of the treasures of the dunes including Northern Indiana and SW Michigan. Now, we would love to highlight you!

We are happy to say that our online presence is growing by leaps and bounds each day.

As of March 16, 2019 we have over 12,000 Facebook Followers, almost 2,000 followers on twitter and almost 4,000 Instagram followers. We receive around 9,000-15,000 impressions each month on – however in one month we had 22,250 hits! Because of our interaction with our Facebook followers, this number continues to grow daily and we are able to drive people to specific pages of our website on specific days.

At this time, we are offering these special rates:

Banner ads
• Home page – $1,000/year. Limited to ten banner ads (rotating)
• Inside pages – $500/year. Limited to two ads per page
• Artlicle/Blog – $100/year. Limited to 3 ads per article

Be a Dig the Dunes Trail Blazer: $250/year
• logo on our Trailblazer partner page with a brief description of what you do.
• sponsorship on one newsletter each year
• banner ad on one of our articles
• feature story on how your company or one of your employees “digs the dunes”
• directory listing

Sponsor a newsletter: $50/week
• banner ad at the top of our emai. We currently send our email out to over 2,000 people

Event packages: (custom, but approx. $150)
Have an event you want to promote? Let Dig the Dunes do the work!
• article about your event
• promotions on FB and instagram
• sponsorship and event listing on our newsletter.

NEW! – Put your event or company on our instagram feed, instagram story and facebook feed with a $5 boost – $45.

Add our Facebook live giveaway for an extra push. $50
We will post your event and promote a ticket giveaway, then we will go live and interview someone from your organization and do a random draw for a winner. It’s a great way to reach thousands of people.

Join our directory: $60/year
Perfect for restaurants, shops, breweries and more!
• your name, address, phone, website, brief description, photo and a “Dig the Dunes Discount” if you so choose.

+++ Banner ads can be created by our in-house design staff or you are welcome to submit your own. Design cost is $50.++++

Contact us at: or call 773.844.9806 for more information or to advertise with us!


Dig the Dunes is dedicated to bringing our viewers new blog posts each week. We feature a variety of places and events in our area.

We are currently offering these rates. Prices are subject to change. Email with any questions or to sign up!

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @digthedunes

1 Comment
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    Leslie Rose Green

    May 20, 2016

    Would like to buy ad space for $40 yearly. How do I do that?