Ad Specifications – D2P Print and Online Publications

NOTE: If you cannot produce an ad, our design team can create one for you at no charge. If the layout does not meet with your approval you are not obligated to run it, and there is no cost to you. Call Dennis at 800-317-0474 x128 for details.

Print Ad Submission Info

File format: Ads must be PDF/X-1a files with fonts embedded.

Color space: CMYK, including all linked and embedded images.

Resolution: 300 DPI, including all linked and embedded images.

Bleed: Allow 1/8″ (.125″) on all sides for ads meant to bleed.

Crop and printers’ marks: Offset 1/8″ (.125″) from page trim.

Safety: Keep all live items (not intended to trim) at least 1/4″ from trim edges.

Printing process: Web offset, computer to plate (CTP)

Binding method: Saddle and perfect bound editions

Artwork submitted is assumed to be correct regarding color, images, and copy.
Design-2-Part is not responsible for errors in content, or for printing problems
due to improperly prepared files.

Questions: For ad production questions, please email

Digital Delivery Message Ads
File format: 
Size: Button 141px wide x 125px high; Banner 600px wide x 132px high Ads
File format: 
.jpg or .gif
Size: 145px wide x 86px high
Questions: Please contact your magazine sales rep regarding digital ads.

Download D2P Advertising Specs

Print Ad Sizes

Ad Size
Ad Shape
Bleed Trim Live/
Full Page
Full Square
Full Page Spread
7″ x 10″
Full page spread
8.375″ x 11.125″
16.5″ x 11.125″
8.125″ x 10.875″
7″ x 10″
16.25″ x 10.875″
7.625″ x 10.375″
7″ x 10″
15.75″ x 10.375″
1/2 Page 1/2 island*
1/2 horizontal
1/2 vertical
1/2 spread
16.5″ x 5.5″
4.5″ x 7.5″
7″ x 4.875″
3.375″ x 10″
16.25″ x 5.375″
4.5″ x 7.5″
7″ x 4.875″
3.375″ x 10″
15.75″ x 4.875″
1/4 Page 1/4 square na 3.375″ x 4.875″ 3.375″ x 4.875″
1/3 Page 1/3 square*
1/3 vertical*
4.5″ x 4.875″
2.1875″ x 10″
4.5″ x 4.875″
2.1875″ x 10″
2/3 Page 2/3 vertical* na 4.5″ x 10″ 4.5″ x 10″
4/9 Island 4/9 island* na 4.5″ x 6.5″ 4.5″ x 6.5″

* These ad sizes are not available in Show Programs or Supplier Directory.

RATES: All of our marketing programs are customized specific to our client’s needs.

For pricing information and deadlines,
email or call Dennis Insogna at 800-317-0474 x128.

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