Classified Ad Specs

August 17, 2009 

Ad Production and Design

The N&O offers free Classified ad design and production by an award-winning Creative staff for all its print and online products. Options for color, design and effective messages are almost limitless. Contact your sales representative to request samples.

For production-related questions, please contact Production Manager Matt Long at (919) 836-5670 or matt.long@newsobserver.com.

Click the ad type below for more information on production of these ads. For more details, please download our column widths information.

 

Automotive

Broadsheet Column Widths

1 col

1.56 in.

2 col

3.24 in.

3 col

4.92 in.

4 col

6.60 in.

5 col

8.28 in.

6 col

9.96 in.

Real Estate

Production Ad Sizes
1 Column = 1.56 in.
2 Column = 3.24 in.
3 Column = 4.92 in.
4 Column = 6.60 in.
5 Column = 8.28 in.
6 Column = 9.96 in.

Rental Living
Single = 2.24" x 3"
Double = 2.24" x 6.24"
Featured Community = 4.55" x 3"

Select Homes
Width/Depth = 5" x 2.5657"

Featured Home of the Week
Single= 2.5" x 3"
Double Vertical = 2.5" x 6.1"
Double Horizontal = 5.1" x 3"

New Home Open House
Width/Depth =2.5" x 4.125"

Real Estate Marketplace
Width/Depth = 2.45" x 1.85"

Destination Photo Expo
Small = 1.61" x 3"
Medium = 3.38" x 3"
Large = 5.16" x 3"

Employment

Production Ad Sizes
1 Column = 1.56 in.
2 Column = 3.24 in.
3 Column = 4.92 in.
4 Column = 6.60 in.
5 Column = 8.28 in.
6 Column = 9.96 in.

Front Page Ad
6 Columns x 10.5 in

Top Teaser
2 in x 3 in

Other

Production Ad Sizes
1 Column = 1.56 in.
2 Column = 3.24 in.
3 Column = 4.92 in.
4 Column = 6.60 in.
5 Column = 8.28 in.
6 Column = 9.96 in.
Doubletruck = 21.5 in x 21 in