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Print Material Requirements

Premium Positions

  • Four - Color Front Cover- 8” x 7”
  • Four - Color Front Cover, Top Right Masthead- 5” x 1”

Print Publication Dimensions

Four Color / Black & White

Full Spread - 20.5” x 15” Junior Spread - 16.5” x 10”

Full Page - 10” x 15”

Half Page - 8” x 10”

Half Page - 10” x 8”

Quarter Page - 5” x 8” Sixth Page - 6” x 5” Eight Page - 5” x 4”

Print Publication Dimensions :: Sailing Schedules

10” x 15” 8” x 10” 8” x 5” 6” x 5” 5” x 4”

Classified Listings :: Dimensions

4” x 2” 4” x 3” 4” x 4” 4” x 5” 4” x 6”
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Single Insertions - Please call for rates. Frequency Discount - Three consecutive issues with a free run in the 4th issue. For online classified, runs on a per week basis. No charge for layout/typesetting. Send Copy - [email protected] or call (800) 599-6358 for more information.

Deadline for advertising materials is one week prior to issue date. For information on advertising rates call 1-800-599-6358

Artwork & Production Requirements:

To get the best possible reproduction of your ad, you will want to prepare your artwork properly. Specification for bleed ads:

  • Bleed Size - 11.25” x 17.25”
  • Trim Size - 11” x 17”
  • Live Area - 10” x 16”

Only full page ads are considered to have a bleed.Artwork can be sent via e-mail, CD, DVD, FTP site. We accept the following file types PDF, JPEG, TIFF, Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop files.(If submitting application file(s), include all supporting fonts and images used in the advertisement, all images should be at least 150 - 300 DPI).

Graphic Specifications:

Advertisers are encouraged to submit PDF and PDF/X1-A files provided that they are prepared for press-optimized printing in CMYK with fonts embedded. You should convert colors to CMYK prior to submission because color shifts may occur. Advertisements received in RGB or spot color will be converted to CMYK. All colors are printed using 4-color process (CMYK).


If ads are submitted with incorrect font versions, we may substitute with close Postscript matches. On illustrations it is recommended to convert text to outline, however outline text cannot be altered.If using black type make sure the background is a light color. If using white type make sure the background is a dark color.

Submitting Artwork

Prefer advertising material to be e-mailed if it is 10MB or under in file size. If file(s) are larger, compress with an application such as a ZIP archive. If file(s) are still over 10MB please send either by CD/DVD or FTP. If you have an FTP site we can download artwork file(s) or we can provide FTP space where you can upload the artwork file(s).

(Please contact Bob Kirk for an FTP login information)

All advertising material and computer specification questions should be forwarded to:

Bob Kirk

[email protected]


Please mail or courier (preferred) to address below: Bob Kirk American Journal of Transportation 116 Court Street, Suite 5 Plymouth, MA 02360

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