The mission of the Chipley Observer is to be the most accurate, most thorough and most interesting source of investigative news in and around Washington County, Florida. Our reporters assertively seek content that has high interest, impacts the reader, provokes discussion and advances the reader's knowledge of activities in our local community.

The Chipley Observer

Phone 1: (850) 326-6567

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P.O. Box 86
Chipley, FL 32428

“If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.” - George Orwell

Advertising With Us

The Chipley Observer can provide your business with lucrative advertising opportunites. Our online paper reaches a multitude of readers within and beyond the boundaries of Washington County, Florida. Together, we can create an advertising campain, wheter it be a simple banner ad, a full-page ad or video commercial -- we can promote your business and services.

Monthly Advertising Rates

$75 Per Month per banner ad. (this is a limited time offer. prices subject to change)

Add $25 Per month if your banner ad links to a FUll Page ad hosted on OUR site. This fee does not apply to banner ads that link to YOUR website. *Additional fees will apply for full page ads with your video commercial.

Let Us Create Your Online Banner and/or Full-page Ad

Face it, you run a business and don't have time to learn the in's and out's of Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier or any other perplexing graphic design or video editing programs to create your online ad. With just a simple call you can tell us what type of advertising plan interests you, whether it be a banner ad, a full page ad or video commercial

$10 Banner Ad Create Fee

Full Page Ad creation fee - Contact us for a quote.

Commercial placed in our news videos - Contact us for a quote.

Creating Your Own Online Ad

If your business already has a graphic design team proficient with programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator and/or video editing software we can work with you on getting your team's creation online. Below are simple specifications for banner and full-page ads, however, for details regarding video ad specifications, please contact us.

Banner Ad Design Specifications

250x134px at 72dpi

The ad must be in .jpg or .gif format with a file size being no larger than 25kb. We do not accept animated .gif files.

Full-Page Ad Design Specifications

920px x 200 (max) at 72 dpi.

The ad must be in .jpg or PDF format. Once we receive the ad it will be compress into a jpg image for display on this site.

Video Commercials

For information and guidelines on commercials to be embedded into our new video's please contact us.

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