Ad Dimensions

 

Print Specifications and Templates

Please refer to the dimensions below if you plan on submitting your own advertising artwork.

For your convenience, we have also provided 3 different file formats for all of our ad size templates.
Find the file format and size you need below by clicking on the template download.
 

Large Ad Sizes

Coverad
Cover Ad (Back, Inside Front, Inside Back)
Dimensions:
10.5" x 11.875" - Ad Size with Bleed
9.5" x 10.875" - Trim Size
8" x 9.875" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Fullpage
Full Page Ad with Bleed
Dimensions:
9.25" x 11.125" - Ad Size with Bleed
8.25" x 10.125" - Trim Size
7.25" x 9.125" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Fullpagenonbleed
Full Page Ad without Bleed
Dimensions:
7.25" x 9.125" - Ad Size without Bleed
6.25" x 8.125" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Restaurantmenu
Restaurant Menu
Dimensions:
9.25" x 11.125" - Ad Size with Bleed
8.25" x 10.125" - Trim Size
7.25" x 9.125" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Medium Ad Sizes

Toc ad
Table of Contents Ad
Dimensions:
3.6458" x 10.1208" - Ad Size without Bleed
2.6458" x 9.125" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Halfpageverticalad
Half Page Vertical Ad with Bleed
Dimensions:
4.63" x 11.13" - Ad Size with Bleed
3.6458" x 10.1208" - Trim Size
2.625" x 9.125" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Halfpagevertwobleed
Half Page Vertical Ad without Bleed
Dimensions:
3.6458" x 10.1208" - Ad Size without Bleed
2.6458" x 9.125" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Halfpagewbleed
Half Page Horizontal Ad with Bleed
Dimensions:
9.25" x 5.56" - Ad Size with Bleed
8.25" x 4.5719" - Trim Size
7.25" x 3.5625" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Halfpagewobleed
Half Page Horizontal Ad without Bleed
Dimensions:
8.25" x 4.5719" - Ad Size without Bleed
7.25" x 3.5625" - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Calendarad
Calendar of Events Ad
Dimensions:
3.25” x 11.125” - Ad Size with Bleed
2.625" x 10.4979” - Trim Size
2" x 9.875” - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Thirdpagead
Third Page Ad
Dimensions:
3.25” x 11.125” - Ad Size with Bleed
2.625" x 10.4979” - Trim Size
2" x 9.875” - Safe Zone for Text

Template Downloads:
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Small Ad Sizes

Quarterpagead
Quarter Page Ad
Dimensions:
3.88” x 4.81” - Ad Size

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Eighthpage
Eighth Page Ad
Dimensions:
3.88” x 2.28” - Ad Size

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Sixteenthad
Sixteenth Page Ad
Dimensions:
1.81” x 2.28” - Ad Size

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Additional Submission Guidelines
 

Acceptable file formats

We accept the following file formats:
  • EPS
  • PDF
  • PSD

Make sure you send files using the CYMK color space and at a resolution of 300 DPI.

Common problems to avoid

Please check your ad for these errors before uploading:
  • Incorrect dimensions
  • Text outside the safety area
  • Non-bleed ads that bleed (and vice versa)
  • Low-resolution images
  • Images not converted to CMYK
  • Spot color/PMS used in the color space
  • Position marks or color bars in the live area

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Use the form below to contact us with any of your questions about Good News magazine.
If you wish to submit a story idea, please use the
story submission form.