Spread 16.5″ X 10.875″
Full Page (no bleed) 7.375″ X 9.875″
Full Page (bleed) 8.375″ x 10.875″
Trim to: 8.125″ x 10.625″
Live area: 7.375″ X 9.875″
2/3 Vertical 4.765″ X 9.875″
1/2 Page Vertical 4.765″ X 7.375″
1/2 Page Horizontal 7.375″ X 4.765″
1/3 Page Square 4.765″ X 4.78″
1/3 Page Vertical 2.283″ X 9.875″
1/4 Page Vertical 3.5″ X 4.765″
1/4 Page Horizontal 4.765″ X 3.75″
Business Card Horizontal 4.765″ X 2.375″
Business Card Vertical 2.375″ X 4.765″
All Advertisements must be submitted camera-ready.
Final Trim Size: 8.125” X 10.625”
Binding: Saddle Stitched
Paper Stock: 70 lb. gloss text
Line Screen: 175
Preferred File Format: Press optimized, Acrobat PDF/X-1a compliant files are the preferred format for final artwork.
Graphics: Images must be 300ppi or greater and saved in a TIFF format.
Audio must be provided in MP3 audio format.
Video must be provided in FLV video format.
*Blow-in Card 4.765” x 3.75”
*Belly Band 8.125” x 3.0”
Margin Advertisements (measured in pixels) must be provided as JPG, PNG or SWF:
Wide Skyscraper 160 x 600
Skyscraper 120 x 600
Horizontal 728 x 90
Toolbar Sponsorship 100 x 35
*Both Belly bands & Blow-In cards must be provided as PDFs. The PDF must be two-sided. The advertiser can create a second, different page or repeat the initial page.
All feature stories must conform to AP style. All images must be 300 dpi at print size.
Word Counts (these are approximate estimates):
- 1-page profile: 600-750 words
- 2-page feature: 1000-1200 words
- 4-page feature: 1800-1900 words
- 4-page cover: 1500-1600 words
- 6-page feature: 2600-2800 words
All articles must conform to AP style. Our editorial staff and proofreader will make changes to ensure the consistency of the publication.
Submissions Must Include:
- 100-word biography
- 300 dpi head shot of author (at print size). Please make sure there is room for another head above and to the left and right of the author.
- The article in a word document. Standard size is 800 words.
- Signed Editorial Release