Specs & Mechanicals 2018


Website & eNewsletter

Ad Dimensions
Width by Height (Pixels)
Max
File Size
980x35 20 KB
970x250 80 KB
970x90 40 KB
728x90 40 KB
640x480* 60 KB
560x250 50 KB
300x900 80 KB
300x600 60 KB
300x250 40 KB
240x170* 40 KB
200x140* 40 KB
* Accompanying text should include one line headline, up to three lines of text, and up to three words button text.

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General Guidelines

  • Destination URL may not include pop-up windows.
  • Banner ads may not open pop-up windows on InsuranceJournal.com (using javascript or other means).

Static Banner Ads

  • Must be submitted as .jpg, .png, or .gif.
  • Should be encased in a one pixel dark border. (If borderless, the banner must signify that it is an advertisement and contain the advertiser's name.)

Animated Banner Ads

  • Must be submitted as .gif or HTML5.
  • Should be encased in a one pixel dark border. (If borderless, the banner must signify that it is an advertisement and contain the advertiser's name.)
  • Animation should not exceed 15 seconds and may not employ rapid motion or strobing effects.
  • eNewsletters: Animated ads may be submitted as .gif and will display in most email clients; however, MS Outlook 2007-2010 does not support animation (only the first frame is displayed). Javascript, <script> tags, and <iframe> tags are not supported.

In-Line Sponsor Block

  • Image must be submitted as a static (not animated) .jpg, .png, or .gif. (200x140 for online. 240x170 for enewsletter.)
  • Text should include one line headline, up to three lines of text, and up to four words button text.

Sponsored Text Links

  • No all caps, unnecessary caps, exclamation points, ampersands, phone numbers, or words such as "click here."

Submission Options

We will always confirm receipt of your creative within 24 hours. If you do NOT receive confirmation, contact us via phone at 619-584-1100 x120.

Print

Ad
Type
Ad Dimensions
Width by Height (Inches)
Full Page Bleed: 8.625" x 11.125"
Trim: 8.375" x 10.875"
Live: 8.125" x 10.625"
1/2 Page Horizontal 7.25" x 4.75"
1/2 Page Vertical 4.75" x 7.5"
1/3 Page Horizontal 7.25" x 2.25"
1/3 Page Square 4.75" x 4.75"
1/3 Page Vertical 2.25" x 9.875"
1/4 Page 4.75" x 3.75"
Full 2-Page Spread Bleed: 17" x 11.125"
Trim: 16.75" x 10.875"
Live: 16.5" x 10.625"

Format Requirements

  • Must be submitted as .eps, .tif, or .pdf.
  • Images must be at least 300 ppi.
  • Images must be CMYK.
  • Fonts must be Type 1 or converted to outlines.

Submission Options

We will always confirm receipt of your creative within 24 hours. If you do NOT receive confirmation, contact us via phone at 619-584-1100 x120.

Video Pre-Roll

Format Requirements

  • 1920x1080 HD video in a MOV or MP4 format.
  • Must be 10 seconds or less in length.

Submission Options

We will always confirm receipt of your creative within 24 hours. If you do NOT receive confirmation, contact us via phone at 619-584-1100 x120.

Mobile

Ad Dimensions
Width by Height (Pixels)
Max
File Size
320x50 7.5 KB
300x250 25 KB

General Guidelines

  • Destination URL should be optimized for mobile devices.
  • Destination URL may not include pop-up windows.
  • Banner ads may not open pop-up windows on InsuranceJournal.com (using javascript or other means).

Static Banner Ads

  • Must be submitted as .jpg, .png, or .gif.
  • Should be encased in a one pixel dark border. (If borderless, the banner must signify that it is an advertisement and contain the advertiser's name.)

Animated Banner Ads

  • Must be submitted as .gif or HTML5.
  • Should be encased in a one pixel dark border. (If borderless, the banner must signify that it is an advertisement and contain the advertiser's name.)
  • Animation should not exceed 15 seconds and may not employ rapid motion or strobing effects.

Submission Options

We will always confirm receipt of your creative within 24 hours. If you do NOT receive confirmation, contact us via phone at 619-584-1100 x120.