Advertise with the Cleveland Leader!

Why advertise with The Cleveland Leader?

  • The Cleveland Leader is one of the most-read Cleveland area websites, with a strong local reach.
  • has a global Alexa Traffic Rank of 49,282 and a US Traffic Rank of 30,748
  • On, Cleveland Leader ranks in the Top 100 for the Celebrity category at #79 and in the Top 500 for Sports at #324. Overall, CL ranks #1007.
  • Our stories have been mentioned on MNSBC, Fox News, Rush Limbaugh's radio talk show and other local and national media outlets.
  • We're continually growing our reach and increasing site traffic.
  • We'll help your business grow.
  • We're an integral part of the Cleveland conversation, don't you want to be a part of it too?

Advertising Options

Various ad placements are available throughout the site. Please see the following images (click to enlarge) for the various placements available.

Alternatives to traditional ad placements include:

  • Sponsored posts - You supply the copy, we post it. Sponsored posts will be indicated as such.
  • Sponsored series - a multi-part article series, such as one on "Green Living" or a seasonal gift guide, can be sponsored.
  • Sponsored contests - you supply the prizes, we bring the audience.
  • Social media shoutouts - available for Facebook and Twitter.
  • We're open to other arrangements. If you have something in mind you don't see here, get in touch and we'll work something out.

Hybrid Solutions

In conjunction with our parent company, Cleveland Media Group LLC., The Cleveland Leader is pleased to offer a number of innovative packages that combine advertising opportunities on, as well as any number of services including: social media marketing & consulting, web design and development, search engine optimization, and website consulting.

For all advertising inquiries, please see our contact page, and select "advertising inquries" from the drop-down menu. We look forward to hearing from you!