Magazine Advertising - Mechanical Details

  • Page Size

IDMi Magazine - Print & Digital Editions

Display Advertising Specification

  • Sizes:

    • Magazine | A4 | 210mm x 297mm​

    • Display Ad Sizes (INCLUDING A 2mm BLEED)

      • Full Page​ | 214mm x ​301mm

      • Half Page

        • Horizontal | 214mm x 150mm

        • Vertical | 107mm x 301mm

      • Quarter Page

        • Horizontal Banner Format | 214mm x 75mm

        • Horizontal Rectangle | 107mm x 150mm

        • Vertical Rectangle | 150mm x 107mm

      • Large Banner​ | 160mm x 75mm

      • Spot Ad | 80mm x 80mm

      • IDMi Marketplace | IDMi provide layout​​


Please ensure important text is a minimum of 5mm away from the page edge, not the ad edge, the page edge, which means to be safe, 7mm in from the overall ad edge.
 

OTHER AD SIZES ON REQUEST - STATE WANTS​

 

All technical queries regarding advertising specification to:

johnbaker@idmionline.com 
 

Display Artwork Output Requirements

  • File Formats:

    • PDF | Adobe 1.4
      • Sizes | As described at left
      • PDF Output Specification:

        • Not less than 300dpi

        • Embed ALL fonts
          or

        • Outline if Embed is not available

        • Convert all images to 300dpi

        • Use Adobe RGB
          (We convert to CMYK within our own DTP system)

        • Please do not use any spot colors or special colors

        • Please try to avoid transparent pages as errors can occur and obliterate your important text

        • Please avoid placing any:

          • cutting lines

          • end-format borders

          • bleed marks

          • colour swatches

        • Please do not use form functions

          OR
          ​​
           

    • JPG/JPEG (NOT 2000 or PNG, or TIFF)​​

      • 300dpi​

      • Sized as described at left

      • RGB colourspace (Preferably Adobe RGB)


We shall not be liable for errors in printing due to any other type of file sent.


We will check your files on receipt and revert if there is any issue.

 

All technical queries regarding advertising specification to:

johnbaker@idmionline.com 
 

GIF/Animated GIF

  • Size | Fixed | 468 x 60 pixels

  • Colour | 256 unless it is a monochrome ad
     

All technical queries regarding advertising specification to:

johnbaker@idmionline.com 
 

JPG/JPEG

  • Size | Fixed | 468 x 60 pixels

  • Colour | 16m unless it is a monochrome ad
     

All technical queries regarding advertising specification to:

johnbaker@idmionline.com