Digital Ad Requirements

Submitting Digital Advertisements

Atlanta Parent print ad submission guidelines are:
• Print quality .pdf, .jpeg, .tiff, .psd at 300 dpi resolution
• .eps from Adobe Illustrator with type converted to outlines
• .indd from Adobe InDesign with all supporting graphic files and fonts
• Files must be saved as CMYK or Grayscale
• Black text MUST be 100 % K (Black), NOT 4 color black
• Files can be submitted via e-mail to your account representative or to
production@atlantaparent.com
Publisher accepts no responsibility for errors, including but not limited to spelling,
telephone numbers, dates or addresses, or 4 color black text.

AD SIZES (width × height)

Full page:
    Bleed: 8.75" × 10.875"
    Trim size 8.25" ×10.375"
    Live: 7.5" × 9.5"

2/3 page: 4.875" × 9.5"

1/2 page, horizontal: 7.5" × 4.625"

1/2 page, vertical: 4.875" × 6.375"  (limited availability)

1/3 page, square: 4.875" × 4.625"

1/3 page, vertical: 2.3125" × 9.5"

1/5 page: 4.875" × 3"

1/6 page, vertical: 2.3125" × 4.625"

1/6 page, horizontal: 4.875" × 2.25"  (limited availability)

1/9 page: 2.313" × 3"  (calendar and special sections only)

DIRECTORY
(Party, Childcare and Marketplace sections only)

Super: 2.3125" × 3"

Value: 2.3125" × 2.25"

Economy: 2.3125" × 1.5"

Glossy Requirements
Full page: 8.75” × 10.875” bleed
Trim size: 8.25" × 10.375"
Live area: 7.5" × 9.75"
Line Screen: 133 lpi
Total ink limit: 275%
Black ink limit: 90%

Newsprint Requirements
Full page:  8.75" × 10.875"  bleed
Trim size: 8.25" × 10.375" 
Live area: 7.5" × 9.5"
Line Screen: 100 lpi
Total ink limit: 260%
Black ink limit: 85%

In-House Advertisement Production

Atlanta Parent has a production department on-site for the creation of high quality advertisements. A one time production fee is charged based on the size of the ad. Materials required for production are as follows:

High resolution (300+ dpi preferred ) images can be submitted
Fonts: Atlanta Parent works from a standard design palette of type faces. Requests for additional fonts must be submitted.
An e-mail proof will be provided to ensure the advertisement was designed to customer specifications. Corrections are permitted, however additional charges may be assessed for extensive redesign or editing.