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Size
Bleed
Trim
Non-Bleed
Spread

16 1/4" x 11 1/8"

16" x 10 13/16"
15" x 10"
Full Page/Cover
8 1/4" x 11 1/8"
8" x 10 13/16"
7" x 10"
2/3 Vertical
N/A
N/A
4 5/8" x 10"
1/2 Vertical
N/A
N/A
3 1/2" x 10"
1/2 Horizontal
8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
8" x 5 3/8"
7" x 4 7/8"
1/2 Spread
16 1/4" x 5 1/2"
16" x 5 3/8"
15" x 4 7/8"
1/3 Vertical
N/A
N/A
2 1/4" x 10"
1/3 Square
N/A
N/A
4 5/8" x 4 7/8"
1/4 Vertical
N/A
N/A
3 3/8" x 4 7/8"
Business Card
N/A
N/A
3 1/2" x 2"

MECHANICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ADS

PRINTING
Web offset (SWOP) • Saddle-stitch binding • Publication trim size 8" x 10 7/8"

OFFSET DIGITAL AD REQUIREMENTS
Preferred File Formats: Current file formats supported by Building Long Island are: TIFF, EPS, JPEG or PDF. All files should be sent at a minimum resolution of 300dpi at the exact measurements (see above) for the purchased ad. We also accept native/application files, such as Quark 6.5 (or lower) or Adobe InDesign CS2. Application files must include all collected fonts used in the ad (truetype/printer/screen), as well as all art/line-art/photos/logos supplied at the proper resolution (300dpi minimum for photos and rasterized logos and 2400dpi for line art). Information should be supplied on a Macintosh-formatted DVD-ROM, CD-ROM or via e-mail or ftp. All required trapping must be included in the file. Images for 4/C ads must be submitted as final, high-resolution, CMYK file. Ads created in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Publisher, PowerPoint or any other word processing program cannot be accepted. These files should be converted to a high resolution pdf and sent via a Macintosh-formatted DVD-ROM, CD-ROM, e-mail or ftp. All digital files sent via disk media should include a printout of contents of each disk supplied as well as correct copy information for content and positioning.

Inking
Use standard SWOP inks and densities.

DELIVERY OF MATERIAL
Files and color guidance for all ads sent via e-mail (preferred) should be sent to production@buildinglongisland.com or Files and color guidance for all ads sent on CD or DVD should be mailed to:
Building Long Island Production Department
30 Jericho Turnpike, #271
Commack, NY 11725

All production questions should be directed to Jesse Schoen at (845) 546-3902 or production@buildinglongisland.com. The deadline for files is based upon the close date supplied by your sales representative. Advertisers may only request extensions by contacting Deborah K. Herman directly at (631) 543-0320.

All advertising materials are retained for one year following the issue of publication.