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Advertising on allows you to:

  • Reach over 200,000 unique visitors per month with an ad that clicks straight through to your website.
  • Reach over 117,000 Facebook Followers
  • Track your ads with performance metrics, including impressions and click-through rates.
  • Update your ads routinely for special promotions and time-sensitive occasions.
  • Be a part of the news site focused on the people of Costa Rica. Support independent news and help boost the local economy.
  • Speak to the Costa Rica Expat community through its favorite and most heavily trafficked English website.

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Have more questions about advertising on the TicoTimes?  For more information about our effective and affordable advertising opportunities

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About Advertising with

Launched in 1956, has become Costa Rica #1 English online news source. With its coverage of area news, city politics, events and Ex pat life, it attracts a daily audience of people looking to find out what’s happening in Costa Rica and neighboring countries

From 3,000 to 4,000 people people visit our site daily, each reading an average of 1.7 pages. Our Google analytics shows that our audience is educated and mostly between the ages of 25-44. is your vehicle to reach thousands of young, educated, affluent potential customers in a compelling and affordable manner. And best of all, you know these customers are looking for local businesses in Costa Rica.

Why advertise on the web?

As newspaper circulation continues to decline, people are turning to the Internet as their primary news source. In fact, a Pew Research Center study found that the Web surpassed newspapers as an information source in 2008 — and use of the Web over newspapers has only grown since.

Moreover, people who use the Web for their news tend to be younger and well educated, a sought-after demographic for small businesses.

Already advertise in print? Good. Mixing online advertising with traditional media is the most powerful way to spread your brand’s message. And guess what? Newspapers and news websites combined have the highest penetration and most desirable audience of any other local medium.

Still don’t believe online is the way to go?  Even the Newspaper Association of America is telling businesses to go online. There isn’t a better way to reach local residents or the Costa Rica English Speaking community than with an ad on

Advertise today! draws thousands of readers each week from the United States, Costa Rica and English speaking communities around the world. Advertise with us to put your message in front of the people most likely to be looking for your services. Our advertising options are affordable and effective for any business. And with a variety of ad options, we can craft a marketing program tailored to meet your needs.

If this is an urgent request, you can contact us with Whats App in Costa Rica at + 506 7091 6502