Newsletter Ad Partnerships

Get your brand in front of thousands of Shopify merchants. The Ecommerce Coffee Break is a weekly newsletter that reaches over 4,000 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 audience of Shopify merchants who read our newsletter and listen to our podcast every month.

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: 4,000+ active subscribers
  • 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%
  • Location: North America 65%, Europe 24%
  • Average open rate: 38%
  • Percentage of subscribers who open at least once a month: 76%
  • Average sponsorship views: 1,300+
  • Average click rate 4.4%
  • 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,,, and more.


Your Sponsorship Options

Main Ads: Sponsored Shoutout  (2 issues)

Your product or service will be featured near the top of the newsletter. You get one text-only ad in our weekly 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.). This ad will run for 2 issues. Limited to 1 sponsor per issue. We publish on Thursdays. See an example here.

Your investment: $500/month (2 issues)

Classified Ad (2 issues)

Classified ads are text-only ads that are displayed at the bottom of the newsletter. 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 2 issues. Limited to 3 sponsors per issue. We publish on Thursdays.

Your investment: $240/month (2 issues)

Dedicated Newsletter Blast (1 issue)

Become our featured partner for our 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 1 issue.

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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