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MERCHANTS: Pocket Guide, Summer 2018 Edition

Making it easier for Sonoma County residents to GO LOCAL.

Jan. 15, 2018

MERCHANTS: Pocket Guide, Summer 2018 Edition
The GO LOCAL Pocket Guide is published twice per year with 10,000 copies per printing.
Pocket Guides are picked up by local shoppers at these GO LOCAL rewards merchants, plus additional member locations including Community First Credit Union branches, Oliver's Markets, Goodwill stores, Hansel Auto service centers, and more. 
The Pocket Guide lists all GO LOCAL business and nonprofit members by type and location with address, contact information and Rewards offer at no cost. We provide infographic editorial pages to describe why it's important to support local businesses and nonprofits. Only our members can advertise in this 5.25" x 8.5" magazine.  
This is an easy way to reach people who have an affinity for local businesses.  Like all GO LOCAL media opportunities, it reaches a qualified customer. There's no waste, just highly receptive folks picking up the guide who support local businesses and nonprofits.

10,000 copies printed twice annually; total annual readership 60,000.
Also published online as a flipbook.
All members get a free listing in the GO LOCAL Pocket Guide. 

For a full color full- or half-page ad, reserve your ad space now. You can be there in full color when locals are flipping through the print or online guide with an ad in the late May-Nov (SUMMER) and late Nov-May (WINTER) issues. 

Book SUMMER 2018 edition ads by April 13, 2018. 


Standard ads:

$550 Full page ad

$315 Half page ad (horizontal only)

Premium ads:

$675 Premium placement full page ad

$1050 Two-full-page ad spread



Instructions for PDF artwork submission: NO CROP MARKS; no registration marks; turn ALL fonts into outlines; embed all images.
Full Page / Live type + content area: 4.5" horizontal x 7.625" vertical 
Trim Size: 5.25" horizontal x 8.5" vertical
Full Bleed: 5.5" horizontal x 8.75" vertical
Trim Size: 4.75" horizontal x 3.88" vertical; NO BLEED.
Full Page / Live type + content area each page: 4.5" horizontal x 7.625" vertical 
Trim Size: 10.5" horizontal x 8.5" vertical
Full Bleed: 10.75" horizontal x 8.75" vertical

For ads produced by GO LOCAL, there is a $75 production charge. Merchant to provide logo, image(s), ad copy, and any desired fonts. Production includes an initial proof with one set of changes before ad is finalized. Additional design work is available at added cost.


Reserve your ad space now.


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