Print Ad Specs

Alabama Baby & Child magazine is published Quarterly. It a glossy newsstand magazine sold in book stores and available complimentary at our partner locations such as OB/GYN offices, Babies-r-Us, baby and maternity boutiques, and other places where new and expectant parents frequent.

95% of the distribution is in metro Birmingham (the surrounding suburban areas) and Shelby County. For more specific details and a media kit please complete the contact form.

 

DEADLINES

Winter  (Jan/Feb/March)
Material Deadline: Dec 20

Spring  (April/May/June)
Material Deadline: March 20

Summer  (July/Aug/Sept)
Material Deadline: June 20

Fall  (Oct/Nov/Dec)
Material Deadline: Sept. 20

 

AD SPECS
Trim Size = 8 X 10.875”
Bleed = .125
Binding = Saddle Stitch
Line Screen = 133

*All pages are glossy 4-color

Full Page (bleed)         8.125   x 11
Full Page (live)            7.50   x 10.50
1/2 Page Horiz.           7.00   x   4.75
1/2 Page Vert.             3.50   x   9.875
1/4 Page                     3.375 x   4.75
1/6 Page                     2.25   x   4.75

Digital File Submission Guidelines

• All images should saved 400dpi at 100% of final size.
• All line art should be scanned at NO LESS than 1200 dpi at final size.
• Acceptable image formats: PDF, TIFF, EPS
• All color image files must be set up and saved as CMYK. RGB and indexed color are unacceptable formats.
• Do not use JPG, GIF, BMP, or PCT formats They are not postscript compatible, and therefore unacceptable.