News + Insights

We’ve highlighted some of the information that matters to our advertisers most. Check back often for the most recent scoops on industry trends, consumer insights, advertising opportunities and more.


RedEye E-Newsletter Advertising Opportunities

June 30, 2014

Direct message to targeted, opt-in audiences with RedEye e-newsletter advertising. E-NEWSLETTERS REDEYE EAT.DRINK.DO Sent every Thursday to 54,000 The week’s entertainment highlights along with a weekend guide to local happenings. REDEYE TICKETBOOTH Sent every Friday to 23,000 Information about upcoming theater, concert, movie & music shows, openings and ticket sales. REDEYE RUNDOWN Sent every Friday…

New for Small Businesses: Explore Our Redesigned Self-Service Advertiser Portal

June 17, 2014

Designed for small local businesses looking to advertise in Chicagoland, our easy-to-use self-service advertising portal has been redesigned to include new features and a fresh look. …A few perks to the site: Simplified, easier to navigate New filtering tool to help you find the perfect ad placement Reorganized so you can quickly learn what you need to…

Tribune Auto Team Partners with Dealer Inspire

June 17, 2014

In addition to providing local auto dealerships around Chicagoland with superior media solutions and services, Tribune Media Group is now offering innovative website solutions through a new partnership with Dealer Inspire. Based in Naperville, Dealer Inspire has emerged as an industry leader when it comes to building innovative websites and combining the latest SEO and conversion…

Rapid Growth in Chicago’s Tourism Industry

June 13, 2014

As tourism in Chicago continues to grow, summer is an opportune time for advertisers to reach tourists, as well as Chicagoland residents who are eager to explore their city.  Trip Advisor’s Traveler’s Choice Awards recently named Chicago the second most popular spot for ‘Top U.S. Destinations’ in 2014. This may come as no surprise to…

Is Sponsored Content the Right Fit for Your Business?

June 12, 2014

The world of sponsored content is expanding and growing continually.  Buzzwords including ‘branded’ and ’native’ are out in the market, and more and more businesses and industries are looking to sponsored content to tell their story.  An estimated $118 billion was spent nationally on content marketing, video marketing, and social media in 2013, a number that will…