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Ad Rates

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Two Page Spread              $3,810                  $3,500               $3,110              $2,950

Full Page                             $2,490                 $2,290               $2,080             $1,670

1/2 Page                              $1,575                   $1,370               $1,120                  $845

1/3 Page                              $1,310                   $1,110                  $880                  $650

1/4 Page                              $1,110                       $910                 $710                   $540


Premium Positions*

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Back Cover                          $3,810                  $3,500               $3,110              $2,950

Inside Front Cover             $2,490                 $2,290               $2,080             $1,670

Inside Back Cover               $1,575                   $1,370               $1,120                  $845

*Premium Positions cannot be cancelled

A 15% discount on displayed rates will be given to recognized agencies

Add 15% to rates for preferred placement. All rates are per issue.

Add $75 per ad for bleed


Business Cards

Run your business card in the Inventing Business section of Inventors Digest. This section if perfect for small businesses that want valuable market exposure with a minimal investment.

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$310                     $280                 $250              $210



$2.50 per word for the first 100 words; $2 thereafter. Minimum of $75.
Advance payment is required.
Closting date is the first of the month preceding publication.


Space Reservations

Space reservations are due by the 1st of the prior month.

(ie. March issue space reservations are due by February 1st)


Ad Materials:

Ad materials are due by the 10th of the prior month.

(ie. March issue ad materials are due by February 10th.)


Ad Specs

Dimensions                                      Width     x   Height

Two Page Spread: Bleed                16.5″ x 10.75″

Two Page Spread: Non-bleed       16.5″ x  10.75″

Full Page: Bleed                               8.25″  x  10.75″

Full Page: Non-bleed                      7.25″  x  9.75″

1/2 Page: Horizontal                       6.85″  x  4.6075″

1/2 Page: Vertical                           3.3313″  x  9.375″

1/3 Page: Vertical                           2.1583″  x  9.375″

1/3 Page: Square                            4.5042″  x  4.6075″

1/4 Page: Square                            3.3313″  x  4.6075″

1/8 Page: Business Card               3.3313″  x  2.2075″


Material Specifications

Publication Trim Size: 8.25 x 10.75

For All Bleed Ads: Build film to trim size and add .125″ bleed on all four sides. Keep all essential ad elements at lease 1/2 inch away from the trim edges and gutter.

Crop Marks: None

Inventors Digest accepts only digital files.

Digital Files

Must be PDF/X-1a files.

All fonts and images must be embedded.

Images should be 300 dpi at 100% and CMYK.

Email digital files to

Files over 10MB may be submitted through an internet sharing service such a or

In-house design services are provided.



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