Pittsburgh Better Times (PBT) is a for-profit venture and, as such, accepts advertising. Compensation does not dictate site content.

Are looking to enhance your marketing presence and reach a niche consumer audience? PBT is a unique vehicle for advertisers.

We are the region’s only digital lifestyle publication which provides valuable content around careers, finance, health, wellness, parenting, and relationships. We also write product reviews and produce a gift guide four times a year.

Our Audience Profile

Since our founding in 2009, we’ve posted nearly 950 original articles. Through our social media channels (Straight Outta Pittsburgh Facebook Page and Pittsburgh Facebook Group, we reach over 55,000 people.

By advertising with us, you can increase your brand’s visibility through a customized approach that includes both advertising and editorial efforts.

Advertising Opportunities: Annual Rates

We’d love to work with you. Here’s what we can do:

  • Post your content (bylined articles, press releases, etc.) and/or ad on our website (8,000 average monthly visitors)
  • Publish your ad on the home page (1/4-page equivalent size) that will remain there for one month
  • Promote your article and/or ad in our weekly email blast (every Monday morning—4,800 email subscribers)
  • Share your content across our social media channels weekly (over 55,000 connections collectively)
  • Create a dossier that you will fill out and we will post online

Our pricing structure is simple. You can get all of the above for:

    • $200 for 1 month
    • $500 for 3 months
    • $700 for 6 months
    • $950 for 12 months (plus you receive an additional sidebar ad)

Sponsored Posts

Interested in just a sponsored post? Our rates are:

  • $75 per post if you send us the content
  • $200 per post if one of our writers produces the content

Interested in working together? Let’s talk! Email Daniel Casciato at or call 412-607-9808 to discuss your ideas.

Pittsburgh Better Times is a product of Casciato Communications, LLC, which also publishes Western Pennsylvania Healthcare News and Lake Oconee Health.