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Magazine Advertising Production Dates and Specs

2021 Magazine Advertising Production Dates (print and digital editions)

Issues 2021 Ad Close Date Ad Materials Due Issue Format
January 12/1/2020 12/8/2020 Digital
February 1/8/2021 1/15/2021 Digital + Print
March 2/5/2021 2/12/2021 Digital
April 3/5/2021 3/12/2021 Digital + Print
May 4/9/2021 4/16/2021 Digital
June 5/7/2021 5/14/2021 Digital
July 6/4/2021 6/11/2021 Digital
August 7/2/2021 7/9/2021 Digital + Print
September 8/6/2021 8/13/2021 Digital
October 9/3/2021 9/10/2021 Digital + Print
November 10/1/2021 10/8/2021 Digital
December 11/5/2021 11/12/2021 Digital


ChannelPro publishes 12 digital issues and 4 print issues. Print issues are Feb, Apr, Aug, Oct.


Magazine Advertising Ad Specs

Full Page Ad 
Trim size: 8"w x 10.812"h
Live area: 7.25" x 10"
Bleed: .125" all sides
Notes: Keep live matter .375" from edge

Two-page Spread Ad
Trim size: 16"w x10.812"h
Live area: 15.25" x 10"
Bleed: .125" all sides
Notes: Allow .375" for gutter on each side. 

Half page Horizontal 
Trim size: 7"w x 4.625"h

Half page Island Ad 
Trim size: 4.5625"w x 7"h

Specialty Ad Unit Specs are Here 
Contact our sales team for additional ad specs and ideas

How to Get Your Print Ads to Us

Please email ads to Jason Litchfield ([email protected])

Contact Our Print Advertising Production Team (508)663-1500

Contact Our Online Advertising Production Manager (919)325-0104

Online Advertising Specs

See online specs here.

Editorial Calendar

See the editorial calendar here.

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