Want to advertise on Nippertown? We’re happy to offer homepage takeovers, ad banners, sponsored posts, and more! Whether for a venue, band, or business, feel free to reach out to advertise your merchandise, upcoming tour dates, new releases, etc.

Why Advertise on Nippertown?

  • We’re local
    Who in the Capital Region doesn’t love the 25 foot Nipper perched up high on Broadway? Nippertown has focused on local music, arts, and culture for 11 years and running.     
  • We’re not only local
    We are also regional, Nippertown has regular readers from Massachusetts, Downstate, Central New York, and in the North Country. What’s great, is that they come to Nippertown for shows. Around here a two-hour drive for a concert is nothing.
  • We’re Social
    With a Facebook fanbase of over 11,500, a Twitter following of over 4,600 and a growing Instagram base of a 3000 plus. Nippertown boasts one of the largest Social Media Presences of any Independent Media Outlet in the Capital Region and beyond.
  • We’re Your Audience
    In the literal sense, we are the artists’ audience; attending shows and festivals and constantly gobbling up vinyl, merch, and art. We also represent and speak to the fans that are passionately invested in this scene, whether it is music, art, or theatre.

Web Advertising

Ads may be placed on the home page and all subpages, which average over 700,000 page views and 35,000 visits per month. Ad files must be submitted in JPG, GIF, or PNG formats at 72 dpi. Ad files must be within the following dimensions: 150h x 450w (home page) or 300h x 300w (right column). We can also design ads for you, for free.


We offer discounts for long-term contracts and for non-profit organizations. We also offer special deals for the artists themselves. We are in this together and we firmly believe that we can all succeed by working together.


For more information about advertising options with Nippertown, contact Amy Klemme ([email protected]) or Jim Gilbert ([email protected]) or fill out the form below.


The following guidelines apply to ads. Nippertown reserves the right to reject or remove any material it regards as unprofessional, inappropriate, or as a promotion of products or services not in the interest of its mission. Not all products or services advertised, advertisers or claims made in advertisement are endorsed by Nippertown. Advertisers assume liability for all content of advertisement submitted and or any claims arising against Nippertown as a result of their advertisements. The publisher reserves the right to give a better position than specified in the order without notice at no increase in rates.