About East Greenwich News
East Greenwich News is a local, independent, non-profit, online news source.
East Greenwich News is committed to building an informed community through thoughtful, relevant and objective reporting about the people, places and events in East Greenwich, Rhode Island.
East Greenwich News is a non-profit corporation, working on gaining tax exempt 501c3 status. Since our 2017 launch, we have gained an increasing readership that cares about making East Greenwich a better place.
Strategic Growth Plan
In order to better serve our community, East Greenwich News has embarked on a strategic growth plan. We plan to expand and enhance our coverage and increase our readership. Together with a strong board of directors and our new director of sponsorship, we are inviting community businesses and organizations to support us while gaining exposure to our engaged, influential and growing readership via Sponsor Ads.
Why Place a Sponsor Ad on East Greenwich News?
Becoming a sponsor of East Greenwich News is an important step in your online strategy.
Readers come to East Greenwich News for information they can’t find anywhere else from the
latest restaurants on Main Street and local real estate offerings to what’s happening at Town Hall and the schools, as well as police and fire news. And because we are online, readers can access news wherever they are – at a desk or on the go. Our attractive, intuitive site gives readers quick access to breaking news and thoughtful analysis that keeps readers coming back throughout the day. Access them via our sponsor ads.
Online messaging offers benefits no print ad can deliver:
- Link to your webpage. Potential customers can immediately learn more about your business/organization.
- Quick updates and campaign changes; promote your latest message without hassles and runarounds.
- Repeat viewing; if you buy a print ad, you pay for a single ad on one page. Put your message in the online rotation of East Greenwich News and your sponsorship will appear on multiple pages, many times a day.
- Inexpensive rates; reach a growing audience at a fraction of the cost of print media.
- The more successful we are, the more affordable your sponsor ad gets! Unlike many sites, we don’t charge per reader impression, so your banner will rotate in its slot all month long. Individual banners are displayed an average of up to 20,000 times per month — many, many more on a busy news day and this exposure will only expand as we grow.
East Greenwich News delivers. Right now, we have more than 15,000 unique visits a months And our traffic is growing rapidly. Importantly, our readers are hyper-local to the community of East Greenwich.
East Greenwich News has an active and growing social media presence with nearly 2,500 Facebook followers, more than 1,200 Twitter followers and growing Instagram presence. In addition, our newsletter is delivered to more than 1,100 subscribers at least three times a week.
East Greenwich News attracts influential, affluent, educated readers who are engaged in their community. Our readers include opinion leaders who can help magnify your message. East Greenwich News lets you efficiently reach this discerning audience.
Some East Greenwich demographics:
- The median family income in East Greenwich is highest in state of RI, $146,234.
- 36.2% of East Greenwich households have children under 18.
- The median age in East Greenwich is 44.6.
- More than 13,000 people live in East Greenwich.
We believe in supporting local businesses – that’s why we keep our sponsorship rates affordable. Getting the word out about your business or organization is difficult in a media-saturated world. Partner with us to reach our audience of involved, engaged East Greenwich readers.
Your business or organization can reach these readers with a sponsor ad on our home page or in our stories. We can accommodate varied formats, sizes and video. Ask about our interactive advertising technology that lets you create and update ads from your social media site. Your post to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter can become an ad that reaches people who are not yet your fans.
Plus, we can monitor and communicate to you the performance of of every ad.
To learn more about the benefits of placing a sponsor ad on East Greenwich News, send an email to ML Formisano, our Director of Sponsorship, firstname.lastname@example.org.
What they’re saying about East Greenwich News
“I’m so grateful for East Greenwich News. Like many residents, I rely on them to provide information on town activities, School news and Town government news. Thank you for this important service!” — J. G.
“East Greenwich News is important because its factual, insightful, and timely. If one wants to keep up with what’s going on in town it’s a must read.” — R. B.
“EG News is my ‘go to’ source for local news. Comprehensive, informative, and detailed in a way that our state and local newspapers just don’t capture.” — B. S.
“I think that EG News is important because your reporting keeps the residents informed of what is going on in town. Keep up the good work!” — P. L.
“I really appreciate EG News. I can’t always make it to meetings/events, so it is great to have the summary of the local news pop up in my email. I also like the police logs. Thank you so much for all you do – our town is lucky to have you!” — K. W.
“I rely on East Greenwich News daily as a meticulously accurate and timely source of local news. EG News covers a wide range of town topics from politics to community events with in depth coverage. Thank you Liz and staff!” — L. B.
“We are so glad to have East Greenwich News to help us stay on top of local news. I like the balance between the business side of EG and the family events / “good news” stories. East Greenwich is a fabulous place to live, and EG News plays a critical role in keeping residents informed.” — E. K.
“East Greenwich News is the place to go to find out what’s most important to EG residents. I appreciate the concise reporting on general news stories, local issues, special events, residents’ contributory pieces, and an unflinching look at town governance.” — G. M. & J. B.
“East Greenwich News does an amazing job of reporting on local issues. The “Good News” stories are interesting (and not readily available elsewhere), and I greatly appreciate the detailed, non-partisan, objective reporting on town management and politics.” — D. B.