Happy Holiday Guide 2016 - Media Kit

There’s no place like home for the holidays!

In our fourth annual Happy Holiday Guide, we’re celebrating the holidays in the only place we want to be...right here in Fort McMurray!

We’ll be featuring festive events that’ll bring joy to your hearts, and featuring gift ideas, from right here in our region, that are sure to put a smile on anyone’s face!

Krista Balsom
Editor/Publisher

For advertising rates, call 780-972-4757 or email editor@yourmcmurraymagazine.com

Advertising Spaces

ADVERTISING SPACES*
  • Back cover: 8” wide x 10” high, plus 0.25” bleeds on all sides
  • Inside front/back cover: 8” wide x 10” high, plus 0.25” bleeds on all sides
  • Centrefold/double page spread: 16” wide x 10” high, plus 0.25” bleeds on all sides
  • Full page/full bleed: 8” wide x 10” high, plus 0.25” bleeds on all sides
  • Half page horizontal: 7.5” wide x 4.75” high
  • Half page tall: 3.75” wide x 9.5” high
  • Quarter page: 3.625” wide x 4.625” high
WEBSITE ADS PACKAGE*
  • Advertising package includes 2 sizes:
    Top banner at 1170 pixels wide x 115 pixels high and side box at 340 pixels wide x 300 pixels high
DON’T SEE WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR?

Pricing on inserts, gatefold covers, tip ons, blow ins, custom publishing and other specialty advertising options are available upon request.

*Please note that all prices are subject to change.
*Exclusivity deals may be negotiated.
*All ads are full colour
*10% discount for regular YMM advertisers.
*10% non-profit rate.
*Coupon design requires company logo and offer details to be supplied.

ADVERTISING RATES*
Back Cover Price (+GST)
Inside front or inside back covers Contact
Page 1 Contact
Centrefold Contact
Double page spread Contact
Full Page Contact
Quarter page Contact
Coupon - without ad purchase Contact
Coupon - with ad purchase Contact
Ad design cost Contact

Specifications and Information

MAGAZINE SPECIFICATIONS
  • Finished size: 8" x 10"
  • Paper stock: Offset Litho.
  • Binding: Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator) on Mac platform.
  • Printing: Offset litho
  • Design software: Adobe Creative Suite CC 2015 (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator) on Mac platform
  • Safety Margins: For bleed pages and spreads, keep important text and imagery within 0.375" from the edges of the ad. (0.25" from trim)
  • Bleeds: For bleed pages please add 0.25" on all sides
  • Minimum type size: 6-point type (for black text on a light background) and 8-point type for white or knockout text
PRODUCTION SPECIFICATIONS

All submitted artwork must be in digital format. For best results, please provide artwork as high resolution PDF. Low resolution ads will not reproduce with the best results. We are not responsible for detecting poor resolution ads, but will do our best, but accept no responsibility if they are submitted at low resolution. If we do have a concern with an ad, we will contact the advertiser and suggest that the ad be re-supplied or re-built at the advertiser’s cost.

DESKTOP FILE FORMAT

All images must be in CMYK (process) colour. JPG, TIFF or EPS files must be 300 dpi. All required image trapping should be included in the files when submitted.

AD DESIGN SERVICES

Have your advertisement developed by marketing professionals with the help of an expert graphic designer, working closely with you to identify your specific needs at a cost of $175. The completed advertisement will be yours to keep and use for other advertising purposes outside of YMM.

MORE ABOUT YMM

HOW OFTEN IS YMM PUBLISHED AND WHEN?

YMM is published on a bi-monthly basis and features topical and seasonal feature articles as well as regular content by local contributors. It is distributed through local vendors, and featured in various high traffic locations. Please ask for a full listing of confirmed vendors.

WHAT IS THE READERSHIP OF YMM?

YMM has a print distribution of at least 15,000 copies per issue and a readership of over 40,000 through second and third reads. Due to the high print quality and truly local content, readers will likely keep it to pass along to a family or friend or read through it a couple of times.

YMM ONLINE

A digital version will also be featured at yourmcmurraymagazine.com, as well as on Twitter, Facebook and other social media outlets.

INSERTION ORDER & ADVERTISING CONTRACT

To view the insertion order & advertising contract, or if you would like to download a PDF version of our media kit, please use the link below:

Download our Media Kit

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