Advertising Materials Specifications
Print and Online (updated 11.18.13)

The following are the materials specifications for advertising placed in the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) media.

See also: General Advertising Conditions

Independent Advertising:

Click here to download PDF instructions.

Online Advertising:

Includes banner ads placed on www.ibpa-online.org and within the Supplier & Services Discovery Database.

Sizes
— Top Banner 675 pixels wide x 83 pixels tall
— Side Banner 300 pixels wide x 250 pixels tall

Formats and Sending Materials
— RGB image as either .jpg or .gif, saved at 72 ppi.
— Animated .gif okay.
— Flash is not accepted—no SWF files.
— Maximum file size: 40K.
— Ad materials must include a link to URL.
— Artwork deadline: 5 pm (EST) 2 business days before ad run or first day of flight.
— Send materials as email attachments to Chris Kahn: chris@ibpa-online.org.

Independent Publishing Now! E-Newsletter Advertising:

Click here to view the Independent Publishing Now! archive.

Sizes
— Top Banner 728 pixels wide x  90 pixels tall
— Side Banner 204 pixels wide x 170 pixels tall

Formats and Sending Materials
— RGB image as either .jpg or .gif, saved at 72 ppi.
— Animated .gif okay.
— Flash is not accepted—no SWF files.
— Maximum file size: 40K.
— Ad materials must include a link to URL.
— Artwork deadline: 5 pm (EST) 2 business days before ad run or first day of flight.
— Send materials as email attachments to Chris Kahn: chris@ibpa-online.org.

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