Sandoval Signpost

 

An independent monthly newspaper serving the community since 1988
  Sandoval Signpost Ad Rates
 

Ad Size Chart
Note: Ad sizes are for the printed Sandoval Signpost only.


—AD RATES AS OF January 1, 2014—
Download a .pdf copy of the current rate sheet.

RATE SCHEDULE
BLACK-AND-WHITE,
PRINT-READY AD

 

1X

3X
Paid in Advance

FULL PAGE

$480

$432

1/2 PAGE

$280

$252

3/8 PAGE

$215

$193

1/4 PAGE

$170

$153

THE STRIP AD

$150 $135

1/8 PAGE

$105

$94

THE SMALL AD

$70

$63

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CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING

RATES WILL BE REDUCED BY 10% FOR THREE MONTHS PAID IN ADVANCE. TO PLACE A CLASSIFIED AD PLEASE CLICK HERE.

$45.00

3.25” w X 2” d - Decorative type, decorative frame, graphics okay.

$35.00

3.25” w x 1.5” d - Decorative type, single-line frame, no graphics.

$20.00

3.25” w x .75” d - 30 words or less, centered Palatino type, single-line frame, no graphics.

$15.00

40 words or less, Palatino type, bold-capped headline, no frame or formatting, no graphics.

FULL COLOR ADS

We offer beautiful full-color printing on certain ad sizes.
Ads must be submitted as CMYK PDF or TIF files. (We do not offer spot color.)
Full color rates are as follows:

THE STRIP AD COLOR $230
1/4 PAGE COLOR:

$270

3/8 PAGE COLOR:

$340

1/2 PAGE COLOR:

$430

FULL PAGE COLOR:

$680

 

Phone: (505) 867-3810

Mail: P.O. Box 889, Placitas, NM 87043

Drop Box: Inside The Merc, 221 Hwy. 165, Placitas


The Sandoval Signpost is an independent, local newspaper serving Placitas, Bernalillo, Algodones, Rio Rancho, Santa Ana Pueblo, and Sandia Pueblo, New Mexico.

Ad Production: All camera-ready advertising artwork must be black-and-white, RGB, or CMYK and conform to one of the sizes offered on the rate sheet. Halftones should be set at 200 dpi and lightened for a 20% dot gain; line art should be between 300 and 600 dpi. Ads may be e-mailed as PDF (press quality), JPG, or TIF files. If needed, simple graphic design services may be retained through our office for $50/hour. This rate does not apply for complex design, illustration, or logo creation.

Terms of Payment: New and out-of-state accounts must provide 100% or payment in advance of publication. Established account payments are due by the fifteenth day of the issue month. Nonprofit organizations receive a 10% discount. Please call our office at 505-867-3810 for ad payment.

Refund Policy—To review the Signpost Refund Policy please click here.

Circulation—5,600 free copies of the Signpost are distributed monthly: Over 2,500 of these are mailed directly to every address in Placitas; the remainder are available for pickup at selected restaurants, stores, libraries, and government agencies. Subscriptions are also mailed monthly.

Schedule/Deadline—The Signpost is published monthly and distributed by the first day of each month. Space reservation is required by the twentieth day of the preceding month. If the twentieth falls on a weekend, the reservation deadline is the preceding Friday.

 
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