Illinois Beef Magazine Advertising Rates and Sizes

2015 Media Kit


Advertising Deadlines & Editorial Themes 
 
Jan./Feb. 2016  Illinois Beef Expo
 Deadline: Dec. 15
March/April 2016 Sire Selection 
 Deadline: Feb. 15
May/June 2016  Summer Conference 
 Deadline: April 15
July/August 2016 State Fair & Breeder Reference 
 Deadline: June 15
Sept./Oct. 2016 Fall Sales & Marketing
 Deadline: Aug. 15
Nov./Dec. 2016 Health & Nutrition
 Deadline: Oct. 15


 Cattle Producer Rates          Commercial Rates
 Current as of 12/13         Current as of 12/13 
 Space Black & White   2-Color     4-Color            Space Black & White   2-Color     4-Color  
Full Page   $540 $820 $940         Full Page $730 $1,110 $1,270
 2/3 Page $420 $700 $820         2/3 Page $570 $945 $1,110
1/2 Page $310 $590 $710         1/2 Page  $420 $800 $960
1/3 Page $235 $515 $635         1/3 Page $320 $700 $860
1/4 Page $180 $460 $580         1/4 Page $245 $620 $785

*Advertising rates are discounted 5% for 4x ads and 10% for a year contract.

Single sized directory ads - $180/year (billed yearly)

Free ad layout/design for all advertisers

 Advertising Specs      
 Full Page          8" x 10 3/4"
2/3 Page 7" x 6.5"
1/2 Page 7" x 4.7"
1/2 Page Vert.  3.3" x 9.75" 
1/3 Page 7" x 3.14"
1/4 Page 3.3" x 4.7"
Directory Ad 2.5" x 1.5"
   
   
   
   
   
 Page Size: 8" x 10 3/4" 
 Bleed ads need 1/8" over all sides
 Accepted Formats: Adobe PDF, TIFF, EPS, or JPEG saved at a minimum of 300 dpi resolution

 

Email Blasts

Email blasts are a way for magazine advertisers to extend their exposure through access to IBA's database of email subscribers. This online opportunity is only available to current magazine advertisers. The IBA email subscriber database currently contains ±3,000 subscribers. Ads appearing in Illinois Beef can be resized and sent out as electronic images that, when clicked, direct potential customers to a specific web page. 


 
   
Contact: Jill Johnson, Director of Communications 
 jill@illinoisbeef.com  |  217-787-4280

 
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