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Advertising Rates

2015 Advertising Rates & Terms

One Year Rate – 47 Issue Contract
$8.00 per column inch for space reserved in 47 consecutive issues. Camera-ready copy changes are accepted at any time. Three month deposit required.

24 Issue Contract Rate
$10.00 per column inch for space reserved in 24 consecutive issues. Camera-ready copy changes are accepted at any time. Two month deposit required.

12 Issue Contract Rate
$12.00 per column inch or space reserved in 12 consecutive issues. Camera-ready copy changes are accepted at any time. One month deposit required.

Non-Contract Rate
$15.00 per column inch for space reserved in fewer than 12 consecutive issues. Advance payment required.

Classified Ad Rate
$15.00 per issue/20 words minimum; $5.00 per each additional 10 words.

Display Ad Color Rates
Processed Color — contract advertiser: $250; non-contract advertiser $300
Spot Color — contract advertiser: $85 per color; non-contract $100

Insert Rates
CONTRACT ADVERTISER: Newsstand $150, Mailing List $150 or Both $250
NON-CONTRACT ADVERTISER: Newsstand $300, Mailing List $300 or Both $500

Space Reservations & Finished Ads
Reserve space by 5 p.m. Wednesday prior to publication date.
Deliver finished, camera-ready ads by 5 p.m. Thursday prior to publication.
Ads may be emailed to advertising@tradewinds.vi. Notification and arrangements must be discussed.
Placement and content of advertising is subject to the publisher’s discretion.

Insert Advertising Rates
Contract Advertiser: Newsstand $150, Mailing List $150 or Both $250
Non-contract Advertiser: Newsstand $300, Mailing List $300 or Both $500

Space Reservations & Finished Ads
Reserve advertising space by 5 p.m. Wednesday prior to publication date. E-mail camera ready ads to advertising@tradewinds.vi by 5 p.m. on Thursday prior to publication. A confirmation email will be sent once artwork is received. Notification and arrangements must be discussed. Placement and content of advertising is subject to the publisher’s discretion.

Artwork & Typesetting
Artwork, typesetting and changes in display ads may be made at any time and submitted as camera ready art by the advertiser.
Additional typsetting charges may apply at $60 per hour.

Payment Terms & Cancellation Fees
Monthly statements will be sent to the advertiser. Payment on all accounts is due upon receipt of bill. All charges not paid within 30 days will accrue a finance charge of 1.5 percent per month. Cancellation of advertising contracts must be in writing. Penalty for cancellation is 20 percent of contract total.

 

Advertising Rates for Generic Sizes and Options

Non-Contract Rates
Less than 12 Consecutive Issues – $15 per column inch

1/15 Page – $60.00 per issue (4” wide x 2” high)
1/10 Page – $90.00 per issue (4” wide x 3” high)
1/8 Page – $120.00 per issue (4” wide x 4” high)
1/6 Page – $150.00 per issue (4” wide x 5” high)
1/4 Page – $225.00 per issue (6” wide x 5” high)
1/2 Page – $450.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 6” high)
Full Page – $900.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 12” high)

3 Month Contract Rates
12 Consecutive Issues – $12 per column inch

1/15 Page – $48.00 per issue (4” wide x 2” high)
1/10 Page – $72.00 per issue (4” wide x 3” high)
1/8 Page – $96.00 per issue (4” wide x 4” high)
1/6 Page – $120.00 per issue (4” wide x 5” high)
1/4 Page – $180.00 per issue (6” wide x 5” high)
1/2 Page – $360.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 6” high)
Full Page – $720.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 12” high)

6 Month Contract Rates
24 Consecutive Issues – $10 per column inch

1/15 Page – $40.00 per issue (4” wide x 2” high)
1/10 Page – $60.00 per issue (4” wide x 3” high)
1/8 Page – $80.00 per issue (4” wide x 4” high)
1/6 Page – $100.00 per issue (4” wide x 5” high)
1/4 Page – $150.00 per issue (6” wide x 5” high)
1/2 Page – $300.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 6” high)
Full Page – $600.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 12” high)

Year Contract Rates
47 Consecutive Issues – $8 per column inch

1/15 Page – $32.00 per issue (4” wide x 2” high)
1/10 Page – $48.00 per issue (4” wide x 3” high)
1/8 Page – $64.00 per issue (4” wide x 4” high)
1/6 Page – $80.00 per issue (4” wide x 5” high)
1/4 Page – $120.00 per issue (6” wide x 5” high)
1/2 Page – $240.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 6” high)
Full Page – $480.00 per issue (10.25” wide x 12” high)

Other Advertising Sizes Are Available

 

2015 Publication Schedule

JANUARY 5, 12, 19, 26
FEBRUARY 2, 9, 16, 23
MARCH 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
APRIL 6, 13, 20, 27
MAY 4, 11, 18, 25
JUNE 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

JULY  

6, 13, 20, 27
(Bi-Monthly Publication Begins)
AUGUST

10, 24

SEPTEMBER
7, 21
(Weekly Publication Resumes)
OCTOBER

5, 12, 19, 26

NOVEMBER 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

DECEMBER

7, 14, 21 (No Issue December 28)

Publication Schedule May Be Subject To Change