Advertise With Us

Caffeinated Thoughts is looking for partners, and we’d love to share our readers with you.  Caffeinated Thoughts is about providing news and commentary on faith, current events, culture and politics from a Christian and conservative point of view.  We receive approximately 25-35,000 unique visitors every month and have a growing and diverse audience from all over the United States and world.  Our readership consists of pastors, homeschooling moms, business executives, grassroots activists, ordinary citizens, main street small business owners, pundits, elected officials and more.

If you organization, campaign, product or service is a fit then Caffeinated Thoughts is a great place to launch an online marketing campaign.  Our ad placement locations are:

On (Monthly Rates):

  • 728×90 Leaderboard: Header – $140  (shows on every page)
  • 728×90 Leaderboard: Top – $60 (home page only)
  • 728×90 Leaderboard: Middle -$50 (home page only)
  • 728×90 Leaderboard: Bottom – $40 (home page only)
  • 728×90 Leaderboard: Below headline $120 (all posts not home page. We also have the ability to have this on particular categories – Iowa News & Politics, Election Central, etc. contact about pricing)
  • 728×90 Leaderboard: Below posts – $80 (all posts not home page)
  • 300×250 Sidebar Ad: (Shows on every post & page – except Caffeinated Thoughts Briefing & Caffeinated Thoughts Radio pages & posts) – $90 (Shared  $45)
  • Skyscraper ads in sidebar available upon request, pricing determined by size.

By email:

You can also include an ad in a daily email that goes to hundreds of subscribers.

  • Monthly sponsorship – $100/month.  Your ad will be included in 10 emails a month.
  • One time – $15/email
  • Dedicated email – you provide the creative that will go out to our list – $50/email

On the radio & on our podcast:

We also have a weekly radio program that airs on KTIA 99.3 FM in the Des Moines Metro/Ames market on Saturdays at 8:00a and 6:00p (Central Time) and is podcast from  We’re always looking for sponsors.  You can look at our packages below.  All packages require a 3-month commitment.


Title Sponsor – $250/month

  • 16 x :30 second ad during show (per month)
  • 8 x “live reads” during show (per month)
  • :05 second mention in daily show promo (Mon-Fri)
  • Guest appearance on “Caffeinated Thoughts”

Co-Sponsor – $175/month

  • 8 x :30 second ad during show (per month)
  • 4 x “live reads” during show (per month)

Assistant Sponsor – $100/month

  • 8 x :30 second ad during show (per month)

If you are interested in advertising with Caffeinated Thoughts please contact Shane Vander Hart at (515) 321-5077 or email him at