FORMAT: 

Mac: PDF is the preferred file format, all fonts embedded, all CMYK. If possible, please supply all supporting documents and fonts in case we encounter problems with the PDF at the printer. If you cannot provide a PDF please supply MAC/Quark Xpress or InDesign files, or for PC files tif or eps files with fonts converted to outlines.

 

ILLUSTRATOR IMAGES, LOGOS, ART

Convert everything to CMYK. Convert all type to outlines.

 

IMAGES: 

OK to use tiff or eps; CMYK.

 

RESOLUTION:  

300 dpi. Please note: Web images are 72 dpi. This is not print quality resolution and their use is not recommended.

 

FULL-PAGE CROPS: 

On full-page ads please create a document that is 7.875" wide X 10.75" deep. For full bleeds extend 1/4" all sides. 

 

Colors:

CMYK ONLY, NO PANTONE or RGB. Please do not use SPOT colors.

 

AD SIZES FOR CHESAPEAKE BAY MAGAZINE

 


Width 

(inches)

Height

(inches)

Two-Page Spread

     *Two-Page Spread w/ 1/4" Bleed included....

16

11

      Two-Page Spread (trim)............................

15.75

10.75

 

Full Page

     *Full w/ 1/4" Bleed included.......................

8.125

11

      Magazine (trim).......................................

7.875

10.75

      Full Bordered (live area)...........................

6.875

9.75



 


Display:

       Two Thirds.......................

Width

4.5               

Height 

9.75

       Half Horizontal..................

6.875

4.75

       Island Half........................

4.5

7

       One Third (vertical)...........

2.125

9.75

       One Third (square).............

4.5

4.75

       One Sixth (vertical)............

2.125

4.75

       One Sixth (horizontal)........

4.5

2.5

 
Chandlery:

 

      

       Half Horizontal...................

6.875           

4.75

       Half Vertical.......................

3.3125

9.75

       One Quarter......................

3.3125

4.75

       One Eighth .......................

3.3125

2.25

 
Real Estate:

         Half Vertical....................

3.375            

9

         Half Horizontal................

6.875

4.375

         One Quarter...................

3.375

4.375

  

Boat Show Program

     *Program Full w/ 1/4" Bleed included.......

7.5

11

      Program Full (trim)...............................

7.25       

10.75

 
Guide to Cruising Chesapeake Bay ICW Planning Guide

     *  CG or ICWPG Full  w/ 1/4" Bleed included......
      
VERY IMPORTANT: Allow 5/8" in the 
       gutter for the spiral binding for full pages

8.625       

11.125

      CG or ICWPG Full (trim).................................

8.375

10.875

All other sized ads for the Boat Show Programs, CG and ICWPG are the same dimensions listed above in the display and Brokerage/Chandlery sections 
 
AD SIZES FOR CHESAPEAKE BAY MAGAZINE

Width (pixels)

Height (pixels)

Website 

 

Horizontal Leaderboard

(one per month, check for availability)

  

1000

 

110

 

Large Banner throughout the website
(seven banners per month, check for availability)

 

300

 

250

Email


 Newsletter Banner Advertisement
(three banners per issue, check for availability)

 

200

 

170

 

Newsletter Advertorial
(one advertorial per issue, check for availability)

 

100-word description

with photo and link

 

Quick Links

 

10 words or less

 

E-Offer 

(one advertorial per issue, check for availability)

(one advertorial per issue, check for availability)

 

 

Microsite & button in E-newsletter

Social Media Message on Facebook

50 word-description with photo and link

 
 
 

E-mail materials to:

traffic@ChesapeakeBoating.net and cc: your account manager.

 

Very important: 

To ensure that your advertising is placed in the proper issue and publication please include the following information in the name of your file: YOUR COMPANY NAME, PUBLICATION (CBM, ICWFG, CG), ISSUE DATE. Example: "Apex Marine 10.16 CBM." 

  

If you have any questions please call
Beth Walsh at 410-263-2662 x203 or email
prod@ChesapeakeBayMagazine.com

 

 

*All Full Page ads for any publication should include a 1/8" bleed around the ad as well as a 3/8" margin inside the trim which allows the printing press to have room to trim properly.