The Rio Times is Rio de Janeiro and Brazil’s leading Local News source in English, reaching a highly desirable audience demographic for Marketers doing business in Rio and Brazil. By advertising with us you will reach a target market that is; well educated, progressive and with significant disposable income.
Since March 2009 we have published a Weekly Online Edition and the average Visitor reads 2.05 pages and spends 2:03 minutes on each page.
Please review our current Online Advertising Placements, prices and availability here.
Our Readership is a mix of potential customers living in Brazil as residents, and visitors. There is an almost equal amount viewing the site from Brazil and the United States, and approximately 25% from the UK, Canada, Australia and other countries.
For the Readers from outside of Brazil, the average “tourist” stay is fifteen days, and for others, the average is 26 days.* Even for the short term travelers, 49% of tourists have been to Rio before, and 92% intend to return*.
We also have a Monthly Print Edition, which is twenty pages, full color. As of December 2011 we increased the circulation to 10,000 copies being distributed to the top hotels, hostels, private schools, consulates and other locations where foreigners gather.
Marketers can advertise with an Email Ad Banner placement in our emails deployment system as well, which includes Weekly Reminders of each new Online issue (every Wednesday), Monthly Reminders of our Print Edition. The list is currently almost 6,000 subscribers.
* Brazil Ministry of Tourism Study, December 2008.