Submitting Ads for Our Membership Directory

AVAILABLE AD SIZES

  • • Full Page Ad: 3.75”w x 8”h
  • • Half Page Ad: 3.75”w x 4”h
  • • Quarter Page Ad: 3.75”w x 2”h

SUBMITTING FILES

  • • We cannot accept hard copies of ads – no business cards, printouts, etc. Your ad must be
    submitted in “camera-ready” (no alterations needed) digital format as a HIGH RESOLUTION PDF FILE.
  • • All colors and images should be CMYK. If your files are submitted using any other color standard, such as RGB or Pantone, they will be converted to CMYK during preflighting.
  • • Images should be 300 dpi and placed at 100 percent in the document
  • • The document size should be the same as the ad size.

WHERE SHOULD I SEND FILES?

NEED HELP DESIGNING YOUR AD?

If you don’t have a digital version of your ad, and don’t have a marketing person or employee who can design one, please reach out to one of our Waltham Local First members who can provide ad design services for you.  Red Spot Printing and TPI Solutions Ink are offering graphic design services for the following rates:

  • • Cost: $50 – $75 depending on the size and complexity
  • • Lead Time: 2-3 business days on the design layout

Submit the following information to them and get started today:

  • • All copy, including any offers
  • • Logo files – EPS, AI, TIFF, JPEG, PSD (minimum 300dpi)
  • • All image files (photos, line art) – EPS, AI, TIFF, JPEG, PSD (minimum 300dpi)
  • • Indicate the size of the ad

WHEN SHOULD I SUBMIT MY AD?

  • • Be sure to submit your finished ad copy and payment to WLF by September 9th to take advantage of early bird pricing.
  • The final deadline for ad submission for this year’s directory is October 7th.