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The Best of Muscatine
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Muscatine has long needed a single source for the community to access news, community and government information, business profiles and information, and upcoming event information

The wait is over – Discover Muscatine, discovermuscatine.com, the Discover Muscatine mobile apps,  Muscatine Today with Ashley and the Discover Muscatine Sports Network fill this void as part of a multi-channel news and information platform that includes a free weekly newspaper, broadcast quality local video programming, engaging website and a strong social media presence

All advertising, print, broadcast and online, support our vision of an informed and engaged Muscatine community. Make sure you’re a part of this rising community!

Provide the Muscatine Community with a single source of accessible, credible news, information and entertainment.
Continuously provide unique, locally focused, objective and content for the Muscatine County community.

The Numbers Speak for Themselves

Our Reach is
Unmatched

Weekly Households in print

monthly Unique Website Visitors

Monthly Social Media Reach

Discover Muscatine Print Distribution

Data is based on postal reports, Google Analytics and social media platform data as of 4/2021. Contact us for a current and more detailed report.

what we offer

Community Driven Content

Local News

100% local focus on stories that need to be told and information that needs to be distributed

Community Calendar

Every business, non-profit or other group may post for free on the community’s most comprehensive event calendar

Community Directory

Smart, effective branding and top of mind awareness ads for featured businesses on a regular basis

Local Sports

Everything from game recaps to season previews and reviews for local school and semi-pro teams

Local Obituaries

Free obituaries with a picture for local residents as provided by our local funeral home partners

Classifieds

Quick and effective, classified ads still drive results for garage sales, employment and more

Puzzles and Comics

Classics like a crossword, soduku, Hocus-Focus, a kid’s puzzle, Laff a Day and Popeye draw engaged readers

Amazing Inserts

Our inserts aren’t just advertising, they’re information our community craves and supports

Education

Coverage of our local schools and students, focusing on successes and supporting solutions

Partner with us

Advertising Opportunities

Print

DISPLAY ADS

Display ads, sometimes called ROP or Run of Press, look like classic graphic and web ads displayed throughout the paper.  Measured by the column inch (CI), they provide the ultimate in flexibility and impact for the investment.  Don’t have a designer on staff?  No problem, our team will work with you to build the ad you need.

Printserts

Want to insert a special offer?  Let us handle the design, layout, printing and inserting!  Perfect for flyers – you can even order more for you to use in your business or for your event.  Often designed for 8.5″ x 11.5″ stock, rates can’t be beat.  GREAT FOR RESTAURANT MENUS!

Pre-printed Inserts

Great for larger businesses working with an agency, our pre-printed insert service let’s you take advantage of your printing capabilities and our unmatched reach in the Muscatine market.  

Sponsored Content

Want to be known as an industry leader in a certain area?  What if you want to show your support of certain activities in the community?

Sponsored content is your answer!  By sponsoring content of certain types or categories, your ads and information will always be near the content you need for your advertising plans.

Have a product for parents?  Look at sponsoring educational content.  Have a product that’s health related?  Look at sponsoring health and wellness content.

Broadcast

Muscatine Today Sponsorship

You can be a part of Muscatine's only live, locally produced, comunnity interest show.  Every day we feature interviews with community members, segments on upcoming activities and have a whole lot of fun doing it.  In addition to commercials and liners during the show, you (or your team) can be guests on the show, display messages in the news scroll or come up with a cool segment all of your own!

Muskie Sports

Want to increase your brand awareness, reach every demographic, tap into a welcomed form of advertising and build goodwill?  Muskie sports sponsorships do that plus support and promote our student athletes across a wide range of sports currently including football, basketball, wrestling, volleyball, swimming, baseball and softball.  Opportunite include pre and post game show sponsorships, specialty sponsorships like Player of the Game and the Fan Cam, commercial plays and news ticker messages.

Your Own Show

Have an idea for a show or other video content that you think will connect with your audience?  We can lead you through the entire process from concept to production and distribution while leveraging our economies of scale and our built in audience!  

Digital

Site Sponsorship

Site sponsors gain maximum visibility throughout the site (including home page placement), special sections dedicated to their needs and first right of refusal on any upcoming promotions and opportunities.  Very limited availability!

Sponsored Content

Want to target your advertising to specific markets or interests?  We have the granularity available to target specific content with specific ads and promotions.

Display Advertising

Traditional run of site banner ads of various sizes and placement.  We can even run your ads across the web, shown to people that visit certain areas of discovermuscatine.com!

Enhanced Business Listings

These listings allow more details and interactivity (including pictures, videos, menus, product information, Facebook feeds and more), top of results placement in your category and ability to be highlighted throughout the site as a Pearl of Muscatine!

SITE TAKEOVER

Need to make a big splash in a hurry?  This is your go-to!  It’s just like it sounds and more…

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