Material Specifications and Requirements
D+D Print - Display Ads
D+D Digital -
Web Ads |
White Papers |
Size: 9.00" x 10.875"
Bleed Size: 9.25" x 11.125"
Live area: 8.50" x 10.375"
4.625" x 10"
Bleed Size: 5.375" x 11.125"
4.625" x 7.5"
Bleed Size: 5.375" x 8.125"
1/2 Page Horizontal or Vertical
Size: 7"(w) x 4.875"(h)
Horizontal Bleed Size: 9.25" x 5.750"
Vertical Size: 3.375"(w) x 10"(h)
1/3 Page Horizontal, Vertical or Square
Size: 7"(w) x 3.25"(h)
Vertical Size: 2.25"(w) x 10"(h)
Square Size: 4.625"(w) x 4.875"(h)
Square Size: 3.375"(w) x 4.875"(h)
Submission of Print Advertising Materials
All rates quoted on the basis of
electronic files delivered to the Publisher in accordance with the
specifications below; production costs required to meet specifications
will be billed to the advertiser. Fees for collection of delinquent
accounts will be the responsibility of the client.
File Format (Mac): Preferred
formats are PDF, EPS, and TIFF. The following source files are also
accepted along with supporting fonts and images:
Quark XPress, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and
Macromedia Freehand. We don't accept native files created with PageMaker, Microsoft Publisher, or word processing programs.
TIFF and EPS Minimum
- Line art (bitmap) images at 1000
- Grayscale and color images at 300
- Combination grayscale and color
images at 500 dpi
- All color images and files are to
be supplied in CMYK. PMS Colors will be converted to process
unless specified otherwise.
Publisher will not be held responsible for output of ads for which
a SWOP compliant proof at 100% size is not provided by the advertiser.
Spreads: Page width should
allow 1/8" on either side of the gutter for binding.
- Direct to plate, web press,
- 9" x 10.875
" trim size
- 133 line screen (150 line maximum
Media: CD or e-mail attachments of less than 20 MB are acceptable if the
file is stuffed/zipped for file integrity. For FTP file transfer instructions, contact Daniel Yauger, Ad Trafficking Manager.
Send Print Ad
Daniel Yauger, Ad Trafficking Manager
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310
Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951
Tel: 1-800-837-8303 x148