Preservation Magazine—Advertising Specifications

Mechanical Requirements

Format: three columns
Press: web offset
Live matter: must stay 1/4" from trim all sides
Trim: 8.5" x 10.5"
Bleed: 8.75" x 10.75" - add 1/8" on all four sides
Binding: Perfect Bind
Printing: Four-color process
Screen: 133-line preferred; 150-line maximum
Preferred Format: High resolution PDFx1a with all fonts and art embedded
Preparation: Ads must be set up for four color process printing in CMYK (no RGB elements). CMYK and grayscale art must be at least 300 dpi. Line art must be 600 dpi. Spreads must be submitted as two separate pages.
Proofs: A high-end digital color proof is recommended to ensure critical color matching on 4/C ads and must meet SWOP standards.

Material Submission

Abigail Horrigan
2600 Virginia Avenue NW Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: 202-588-6069

Terms and Conditions

Ad Sizes

Ad Sizes / Specs (in inches)

Ad Size Width Height
Full page 7.2 9.5
Full page (bleed) 8.75 10.75
1/2 page horizontal 7.2 4.375
1/3 page square 4.75 4.375
1/3 page vertical 2.25 9
1/6 page vertical 2.25 4.375
1/6 page - Historic Travel 2.25 4
1/12 page 2.25 2.0625
2 page spread (submit as two single pages)

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