Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2022
Nov. 11, 2022
Cover [Abstract]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2022  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 001-32442  
Entity Registrant Name Inuvo, Inc.  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code NV  
Entity Tax Identification Number 87-0450450  
Entity Address, Address Line One 500 President Clinton Ave.,  
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 300  
Entity Address, City or Town Little Rock  
Entity Address, State or Province AR  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 72201  
City Area Code 501  
Local Phone Number 205-8508  
Title of 12(b) Security Common stock  
Trading Symbol INUV  
Security Exchange Name NYSEAMER  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding (in shares)   120,134,884
Entity Central Index Key 0000829323  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31