To inquire about rates and schedule, please contact Truby Chiaviello at email@example.com or 202.363.3741.
Production of Printing
All materials should conform to SWOP (specifications for web offset printing). Advertising materials that do not conform with the specifications and requirements will result in additional production costs.
Digital Ad Specifications
Only digital formats will be accepted. We accept TIFF or PDF/x files.
¶ Creative Quarterly Trim size: 8x11.8-inches (20.32x29.972cm). Bleed size: 8.25x12.05-inches (20.955x30.6070cm). Live area: 7x10-inches (17.78x25.4cm).
¶ Creative Quarterly will accept high-res PDF/x format files only (300–450 dpi). These files are to have all fonts embedded or must be PostScript compatible. No TrueType fonts may be used. Include both screen and printer fonts.
¶ TIFF images should be SWOP (CMYK or Grayscale) between 300 and 450 dpi. If images have been enlarged in a page layout program, the dpi must be between 300 and 450 at their final, scaled measurement.
¶ Line art or 1-bit images must be at least 900 dpi at their final scaled measurement.
¶ All files are in CMYK or Grayscale formats.
¶ All bleeds must be .125" beyond the trim.
We’re offering first-time advertisers with a 20% discount.
We’re offering a loyalty discount of 15% to all advertisers who renew.
|1/3 Page Vertical||$450||$425||$400||$375|
|1/4 Page Vertical||$325||$300||$285||$250|
|Inside Front Cover||Add 15%|
|Inside Back Cover||Add 10%|
|Back Cover||Add 25%|
Web Banner Ads
CQ offers web banners on its website. Advertisers who advertise a full-page for a year will receive a free banner ad.
|Ad Size||Dimensions||Cost for 6 months||Cost for 12 months|
|Square Button||125 x 125 px||$180||$280|
|Vertical Banner||125 x 240 px||$200||$300|
Contact Truby Chiaviello at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202.363.3741.