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Rates & Deadlines - Angus Journal

Advertising Close Dates

Issue Early Copy Discount* Ad Deadline Camera Ready
January November 20 November 25 December 1
February December 20 December 24 January 1
March January 20 January 25 February 1
April February 20 February 25 March 1
May March 20 March 25 April 1
June April 20 April 25 May 1
July May 20 May 25 June 1
August June 20 June 25 July 1
September July 20 July 25 August 1
October August 20 August 25 September 1
November September 20 September 25 October 1
December October 20 October 25 November 1

Delivery date is approximately the first week of each month.

Angus Journal Ad Sizes

Ad Size Inches Picas
Spread 16.25” x 10.8125” 97p6 x 64p10.5
Full Page 8.125” x 10.8125” 48p9 x 64p10.5
Vertical Half 4.5278” x 7.0833” 27p2 x 42p6
Vertical One-Third 2.1806” x 9.5625” 13p1 x 57p4.5
Horizontal Two-Thirds 6.875” x 6.2917” 41p3 x 37p9
Horizontal Half 6.875” x 4.6979” 41p3 x 28p2.25
One-Quarter Page 4.5278” x 4.04167” 27p2 x 24p3
Vertical Two-Thirds 4.5278” x 9.5625” 27p2 x 57p4.5
Horizontal One-Third 4.5278” x 4.6979 27p2 x 28p2.25

*Pre-signed contract required for volume discount rates.
Region co-ops and Classified advertising available. Billed at $315/six months or $610/year.
Prepayment required.

Mechanical Requirements:

  • Digital files only
  • InDesign (with all supporting images and fonts).
  • Illustrator EPS, TIFF, or PDF files are accepted.
Single-Page Angus Journal Ad Two-Page Spread Angus Journal Ad
Safe image area: 6.88” x 9.56”
Keep all information inside these margins
Safe image area: 15” x 9.56”
Keep all information inside these margins
Trim size: 8.125” x 10.8125” Trim size: 10.812” x 16.251”
Bleed: 8.6083” x 11.3604” Bleed: 11.06” x 16.5”

Breeder Advertising Rates

Ad Sizes 1 - 5 ISSUES 6 - 11 ISSUES 12 ISSUES
  B&W +1 Color 4 Color B&W +1 Color 4 Color B&W +1 Color 4 Color
Full Page $875 $975 $1,175 $835 $935 $1,135 $800 $900 $1,100
Two-Thirds (H & V) $660 $760 $960 $630 $730 $930 $605 $705 $905
Vertical Half $600 $700 $900 $575 $675 $875 $550 $650 $850
Flat Half $500 $600 $800 $575 $675 $875 $470 $570 $770
Flat One-Third $360 $460 $660 $340 $440 $640 $325 $425 $625
Vertical One-Third $360 $460 $660 $340 $440 $640 $325 $425 $625
One-Quarter Page $315 $415 $615 $305 $405 $605 $295 $395 $595

Directory

AD SIZE 1-5 ISSUES 6-11 ISSUES 12 ISSUES
One Inch B&W $55 $50 $45
CO-OP SIZE 6 MONTHS 1 YEAR
3.42" x 1.98" $315 $630
Prepayment required.

Commercial Advertising Rates

Ad Sizes 1 - 5 ISSUES 6 - 12 ISSUES
  B&W +1 Color 4 Color B&W +1 Color 4 Color
Full Page $1,850 $1,950 $2,250 $1,550 $1,650 $1,950
Two-Thirds (H & V) $1,550 $1,650 $2,050 $1,250 $1,350 $1,650
Vertical Half $1,350 $1,450 $1,750 $1,050 $1,150 $1,450
Flat Half $1,250 $1,350 $1,650 $950 $1,050 $1,350
Flat One-Third $950 $1,050 $1,350 $650 $750 $1,150
Vertical One-Third $950 $1,050 $1,350 $650 $750 $1,150
One-Quarter Page $650 $750 $1,150 $350 $450 $750
Color Rates (Additional)

One additional color $100 (red, green, yellow, orange, purple, brown, blue, dark blue, teal). For colored photos $300

Bleed, Photo Rates (Additional)

Add $60 per page to space rate when requesting color or black bleeds into ad margins. Add $12.50 for each photo used in each ad except for complete camera-ready files. Photos used continuously in 12-time contract ads will be billed once. Difficult ads or photo enhancements requiring substantial extra production work will be charged at standard shop rates ($50/hr).

Discounts

Net due on receipt of statement. Space rate and color discounted 5% on display ads if all copy and photos are received in this office or postmarked by early copy discount date of the 20th of the second month preceding publication (i.e., Aug. 20 for Oct. issue. - see schedule above). Copy or photo changes or additions after that date will disqualify discount. Space rate discounted 10% if complete and EPD-accurate print-ready files are received in this office by the 1st of the month prior to the publication month (i.e. Oct. 1 for Nov. issue). Commercial or agency discounts are not available.

  • State co-op and Classified advertising available: Billed for six months at $315 per one year at $630. Prepayment required.
  • Camera-ready ads are 10% less than base price.
  • Add $60 per page for bleeds.
  • $12.50/photo rates apply to ads provided by Angus Media.
  • Photo touch-ups require $50/hr.
  • Rush fees may apply.
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