Ad Specifications

Thank you for advertising with Huntsville Magazine. All advertising accepted is subject to publisher’s approval regarding content and appearance. Quality of reproduction contingent on quality of materials furnished.

Print Ad Specifications

TRIM SIZE (FULL PAGE) 8.50” x 10.875” The actual physical size of the finished publication.

 

LIVE AREA  8.25″ x 10.625″  The area of the page occupied by the ad’s images and text. All images and text must be within the boundaries of this area, except images which are intended to ‘bleed’ off the page.

 

BLEED AREA (FULL PAGE)  Crop marks must also be offset by .125” The area used for ink to ‘bleed’ off the edges of the page so that no white edges occur when the publication is cut to Trim Size.

Digital Specifications

RUN OF SITE (ROS) ADVERTISING Includes the following sizes:

Billboard 2000 x 500 px
Leaderboard 1290 x 120 px
Sidebar & In-Article 300 x 250 px
Above Article 728 x 90 px

EMAIL ADVERTISING Includes the following size: 600×200

Digital ad files 300dpi JPG and PNG formats accepted for online placement. All digital advertising (including email) should include URL for link. Please e-mail artwork to: takara@huntsvillemagazine.com and cc your account executive.

  • Print Ad files should be supplied in PDFx/1a format with CMYK color (no spot colors). All PDFs should be flattened. Files can be emailed if the file size does not exceed 25MB. All files exceeding 25MB, see your sales rep. Resolution should be at least 300dpi at 100%. Line screen is 133. Press gain or loss should be expected. We cannot guarantee 100% color accuracy. All bleeds must extend 1/8” on each side – this ONLY applies to full page ads, double page spreads and 1/2 double page spreads. All other ads do not need bleed.
  • Resolution should be at least 300dpi at 100%. Line screen is 133. Press gain or loss should be expected. We cannot guarantee 100% color accuracy.All bleeds must extend 1/8” on each side – this ONLY applies to full page ads, double page spreads and 1/2 double page spreads. All other ads do not need bleed.

Spread Ads

Two Page Bleed Size.............. W16.25" x H10.75"

Trim Size..........................................W16" x H10.5"

Live Area (Each Page) ...............W7.25" x H9.75"

For 2-page spread, bleed ads, keep live matter .375" from all trim edges and from gutter

Full Page Ads

Full page Non-bleed .............. W7" x H9.5"

Full page Bleed Size ............. W8.25" x H10.75" Trim

Size..........................................W8" x H10.5" Live

Area.........................................W7.25" x H9.75"

Bleed ads allow .125" bleed on all sides. Keep live matter .375" from trim edges. Full page, non-bleed ads will have a 1/2" white border when trimmed.

Fractional Ads

2/3 page.........................................W4.5" x H9.5"
1/2 horizontal ................................W6.875" x H4.625"
1/3 vertical......................................W2.125" x H9.5"
1/3 horizontal................................W4.5" x H4.625"
1/6 vertical .....................................W2.125" x H4.625"