Art Specs

Digital Banner Ad Zones:

Ad Size Width (pixels) Height (pixels)
Rectangle (R1-R10) 300 250
Leaderboard (L1) 970 90
Mobile Leaderboard (L1 website) 320 50
Landscape (L2) 728 90
Tower 300 600
Billboard 970 250

*For website leaderboard ads please also supply a 320×50 art file for mobile viewing.

See Ad Placement Example

  • Accepted formats: JPG, GIF, PNG, Animated GIF, Flash/SWF
  • Flash/SWF, DC tags ads must have Click-Tag embedded
  • Flash v10 or earlier; Action script 2 only, a backup static (non-flash) ad is required
  • No Flash/SWF ads on Newsletters
  • For Text Ads: 35 Words including title, please provide a re-direct link
  • Max file size: 40k
  • Please supply redirect link

HTML Requirements

  • Recommended width of 600 pixels
  • Use absolute URLs for all images – You must host images.
  • Do not use DIVs, use table cells for padding and/or margin
  • All formatting/styling needs to be in-line. Please keep CSS styling minimal
  • Avoid spacer images
  • Subject line: ~35 characters

 We suggest using Campaign Monitor’s HTML Email Guidelines as reputable resource.

View Email Subject Line Best Practices

Editorial Calendars & Advertising Deadlines

Print Magazine Ad Specs

  • Preferred Format: High-resolution PDF
  • Trim Size: 8.125 x 10.75 inches
  • 1/8 inch (.125”) bleed (8.375” x 11”) is required for all spread- and full-page ads
  • Full Page Live Area: 7.875 x 10.125 inches (Keep all logos and text within the Live Area)
  • All graphics used must be CMYK and 300 DPI – No spot colors.
Ad Size Width (Inches) Height (Inches)
Spread 16.25 10.75
Full Page 8.125 10.75
2/3 Page 4.625 9.5
1/2 Page Island 4.625 7
1/2 Page Vertical 3.375 9.5
1/3 Page Vertical 2.25 9.5
1/3 Page Horizontal 4.625 4.625
1/3 Page Landscape 7 3
1/4 Page 3.375 4.625

Specialty Print Options:

  • Cover Tip-on
  • Bellyband
  • Gatefold cover
  • Barn door cover

Digital Magazine Ad Specs

  • Exclusive Top Banner Advertisement: JPG, GIF, PNG or SWF: Live area dimensions 1280 x 60 pixels at 72 DPI. Background of banner should extend to 2500 x 60 pixels.
  • Exclusive Opposite Cover Intro Advertisement: Recommended dimensions 500 x 500 pixels at 300 dpi; Avoid using small typefaces. These will be illegible on smaller screens.

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