Newsletter Ad Partnerships

Get your brand in front of thousands of Shopify Merchants, Online Sellers, and DTC Brands.

The Ecommerce Coffee Break is a weekly newsletter that reaches over 6,500 subscribers interested in growing their ecommerce stores. Check out the archive here.

It is the most cost-effective way to promote your brand to our engaged audience of online merchants and direct-to-consumer brands who read our newsletter and listen to our podcast every week.

Why advertise with us?

  • Generate brand awareness within the ecommerce & Shopify community
  • Spread the word about your products or services
  • Acquire new users/clients
  • Promote your conference or event

Key Audience Statistics

  • Reach: 6,500+ active subscribers combined. We only keep those who engage within 90 days on the lists.
  • Monthly Inbox Impressions: >16,000
  • Audience/Readers profile: Merchants, Founders, Entrepreneurs, and Marketers looking to grow their DTC / ecommerce stores
  • Size of brands/stores (annual revenue): Under $1M - 62% / $1M-$5M - 23% / over $5M - 15%
  • Audience location: US 70.19%, UK 14.58%, Canada 5.42%, 9,81% Rest of the world
  • Average open rate: 38%
  • Percentage of subscribers who open at least once a month: 76%
  • Average sponsorship views: 1,300+
  • Average click rate 3.2%
  • Unsubscribe rate: <0.4% over 12 months
  • Typical Sponsor CTR: 1-5%, depending on relevancy and sponsorship copy
  • Monthly subscriber growth: 12%
  • CPM: under $28
  • Previous sponsors: Referralcandy (2x), VL Omni (2x), Saral, AccessiCart, Bundle Builder, Zignify, rush.app, StoreHero.io, MiniSocial, and more.


Your Sponsorship Options

Main Ads: Sponsored Shoutout

Your product or service will be featured near the top of the newsletter. A clickable logo at the top, underneath our logo (guaranteed impressions), and an ad block with a paragraph at the upper middle of the newsletter. Each ad is a 400-character-long section + simple call-to-action with 1 link. Text-only, no images or emojis, labeled as sponsored. Permanent ad in the archive. Bonus: Social media post on our LinkedIn, X/Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Threads accounts. This ad will run for one month (4 issues). Limited to one (1) main sponsor per issue. We publish on Thursdays. VIEW EXAMPLE HERE.

Your investment: Sponsored Shoutout ads are priced at $250 per issue, with a minimum of four (4) emails or $300 for one issue

Classified Ad

Classified ads are text-only ads that are displayed at lower middle of the newsletter in our news section. Each classified ad can contain one link and a maximum of 150 characters. Text-only, no images or emojis, labeled as sponsored. This classified ad will run for one month (4 issues). Limited to 3 sponsors per issue. We publish on Thursdays. VIEW EXAMPLE HERE.

Your investment: Classified ads are priced at $120 per issue, with a minimum of four (4) emails or $150 for one issue

Dedicated Newsletter Blast

Become our featured partner for an exclusive Saturday edition. One email that targets the entire list. 100% focused on the advertiser. Max 250 words. 1 image. No emojis. This offer is for one (1) issue. Permanent ad in the archive. Click here to see an example.

Your investment: $1,200 (1 issue)

Your sponsor ad will also remain live forever as they are published in our Newsletter Archive. View past issues with ad samples.


How it works:

For a successful ad with lots of clicks and conversions, we request the following:

  • Provide an offer that's absolutely irresistible to our audience.
  • Supply the draft copy. We will edit it to fit our voice to improve conversions.
  • Build a landing exclusively for your offer.
  • Monitor conversions with tracking methods like UTM codes.
  • All ads are subject to editorial approval.
  • Ad copy is due 72 hours prior to the newsletter date.
  • Spot are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.



  • All prices in USD. One-time payment. Full payment is required before any services are rendered and all payments are non-refundable.
  • There are no cancellations or reschedules due to timing, availability, and holding the date.
  • We do not offer affiliate commission-based sponsorships or revenue-sharing partnerships.
  • There are no discounts or exceptions, so please do not apply unless you're willing and able to make this investment.
  • We only accept sponsors for products and services that are in alignment with the philosophy and vision of the Ecommerce Coffee Break Podcast.

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