Voice Coil 2018 Media Kit


Voice Coil is the only Industry publication focused exclusively on loudspeakers, their design, constructions, and measurement. Combining the most current technologies, vendor profiles, product reviews, patent review and industry insight, Voice Coil connects professional audio engineers and OEMs from around the world.

Vance Dickason, Mike Klasco, James Croft, and other industry experts provide a comprehensive collection of reviews on the loudspeaker products you use every day: drivers, test and measurement software, cones, ferrofluid, piezoelectrics and more!


RESERVATIONS

Strategic Media Marketing Inc.
voicecoil@smmarketing.us
P: 978.281.7708


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Print Rates
Print Artwork Guidelines
Online Rates
Advertising Calendar
Terms





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MAGAZINE ADVERTISING (PRINT/DIGITAL)

Black and White Rates

SIZE 12X 6X 3X 1X
2 Page Spread    $2,015   $2,200   $2,440   $2,570 
Full Page  $1,120  $1,230  $1,355  $1,425
1/2 Pg   $710  $770  $855  $900
1/4 Pg  $395  $430  $480  $505

Color Charges: 4-color process: add $450
Specify shape of 1/2 Pg upon booking. Vertical or horizontal available.

Cover Rates (Includes Color Charge)

  12X 6X 3X 1X
Cover 2   $2,080   $2,330   $2,450   $2,600  
Cover 3 $1,840 $2,040 $2,150 $2,300
Cover 4 $2,480 $2,790 $2,940 $3,100

All rates are Net.

Print Artwork Guidelines (Inches; width by height)

2 Page Spread: Live: 15 1/4" x 9 3/4", Bleed: 16 1/4" x 10 3/4", Trim: 16" x 10 1/2"

Full Page: Live: 7 1/4" x 9 3/4", Bleed: 8 1/4" x 10 3/4", Trim: 8" x 10 1/2"

1/2 Pg Horizontal: 7 1/4" x 4 3/4"
1/2 Pg Vertical: 3 1/2" x 9 1/4"
1/4 Pg: 3 1/2" x 4 3/4"
1/8 Pg: 3 1/2" x 2 1/4"

All artwork should be submitted in a vector-based format, printer-ready, PDF. Advertisements posted in the digital edition may still exude subtle, unavoidable differences in apparent resolution from that of press-optimized files.

PDF Checklist:

  • 4-color ads should be in CMYK format
  • Black and white ads should be in grayscale
  • Fonts should be embedded
  • Graphics need to be high resolution (300 DPI or higher)

ONLINE ADVERTISING

Banners: audioxpress.com

Banner Type Size (in pixels) Rate/Month
Large Rectangle 300 x 250 $650
Half Banner 300 x 100 $300
Button 125 x 125 $125
Lower Banner 728 x 90 $500

Banner Specifications

  • 96 dpi
  • GIF, JPG, PNG
  • RGB color
  • Specify URL for linking advertisement
 
 

2018 ADVERTISING CALENDAR

2018 ADVERTISING CALENDAR * Bonus Distribution    
         
Issue Shows & Fairs Special Focus Deadlines Calendar
January * NAMM SHOW   Space Close 11/22/17
  Integrated Systems Europe   Material Close 11/28/17
      Mailing Date 12/28/17
         
February   Cones Space Close 12/22/17
      Material Close 12/28/18
      Mailing Date 01/25/18
         
March * Prolight+Sound ALMA Report Space Close 01/23/18
      Material Close 01/29/18
      Mailing Date 02/26/18
         
April High End Show Munich Microspeaker Space Close 02/22/18
      Material Close 02/28/18
      Mailing Date 03/27/18
         
May * AES Europe   Space Close 03/22/18
      Material Close 03/28/18
      Mailing Date 04/24/18
         
June * InfoComm Headphones Space Close 04/23/18
  * Midwest Audio Fest   Material Close 04/27/18
      Mailing Date 05/24/18
         
July   Adhesives Space Close 05/22/18
    Coatings and treatments Material Close 05/29/18
      Mailing Date 06/26/18
         
August   Voice coils Space Close 06/22/18
      Material Close 06/28/18
      Mailing Date 07/24/18
         
September * CEDIA Expo (w/Parts Express) Space Close 07/20/18
  * Loudspeaker Sourcing Show Material Close 07/30/18
      Mailing Date 08/24/18
         
October *AES International Convention Digital Amps/DSP Space Close 08/22/18
  * RMAF (Rocky Mountain Audio Fest) Material Close 08/28/18
      Mailing Date 09/25/18
         
November   Test Microphones Space Close 09/21/18
      Material Close 09/28/18
      Mailing Date 10/24/18
         
December * ALMA/AISE   Space Close 10/23/18
  * CES   Material Close 10/29/18
      Mailing Date 11/27/18
 

Send artwork and billing inquiries to: Nathaniel Black
advertising@audioxpress.com

Upload Artwork Files

TERMS

  • Prepay available upon request. Confirm with SMM upon booking. 4% discount for 6 – 11 month contract. 8% discount for 12 months or more. Contract must be paid in full to qualify.
  • New Advertisers: First ad prepaid, then Net 30 on approved credit.
  • US Advertiser Credit Terms: Net 30
  • Outside US Terms: Ads must be prepaid prior to space closing date.
  • All payment must be made in U.S. dollars and drawn on a U.S. bank. Funds may be wired. Contact KCK Media’s Advertising Department.

SPECIAL BILLING CHARGES

  • Digital ads are required. Corrections/changes to existing ads and manipulation of digital files will incur additional production charges and will be reflected on the invoice for that issue month.
  • Production charges apply for the conversion of files from RGB into either CMYK for color ads or to grayscale for 2-Color and BW ads. (Note: Photos and graphics found on websites are usually in RGB mode and are often of poor quality for printing.)