Feb. 26, 2018
Being in the GO LOCAL Pocket Guide 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.
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.
All members get a free listing in the GO LOCAL Pocket Guide. The Guide lists all 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.
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. ONLY members can be listed and can advertise in this 5.25" x 8.5" magazine.
The Pocket Guide is published twice per year, with 10,000 copies per printing. That's a total annual readership of 60,000. It's also published online as a flipbook
Early Bird* and Standard ad rates are shown below.
Full page ad - $495*/$550
Half page ad, horizontal only - $295*/$315
Full page ad, premium placement - $605*/$675
Full page ad, 2-page spread - $945*/$1050
AD BOOKING DEADLINES
EARLY BIRD* PRICING DEADLINE: Reserve your spot by March 26, 2018
FINAL AD BOOKING AND PAYMENT DEADLINE: April 13, 2018
AD SIZES & ARTWORK INFO
All artwork is due no later than April 13, 2018.
Instructions for PDF artwork submission: NO CROP MARKS; no registration marks; turn ALL fonts into outlines; embed all images.
FULL PAGE AD
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
HALF PAGE AD
Trim Size: 4.75" horizontal x 3.88" vertical; NO BLEED.
TWO FULL PAGE AD SPREAD
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.