The Community Magazine Direct Mailed Every Month & Businesses


Cities Include: Hercules, Rodeo, Pinole, El Sobrante, San Pablo, El Cerrito and Richmond.


Quality Advertising at Affordable Prices 

Direct mailed

Less than 1/2¢ per household

Free ad design 

Ask about our Inserts & Post Cards

All rates are per issue and include free full color.




Front Cover and Full Page w/Bleed 

Trim Size: 8.25” x 10.5” Add a Bleed: 0.25” (8.75” x 11”) 
Safe/Live Area: 7.5” x 10” (keep text 0.25” from trim edge)


Make the document sized at: 8.25” x 10.5” then add a bleed of .25
to each side.


Bleed: 0.25” (8.75” x 11”) then for the safe area, keep content 0.25” for top and bottom, .375 for left and right from the trim edge 8.25x10.5. No crops, final size should be 8.75x11.


We have templates for Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, just let us know if you need it.



Download Template for Full Page with Bleed  CLICK HERE!



Back Cover
Trim Size: 8.25” x 8.25” Bleed: 0.25” (no bleed on top; 8.75” x 8.5”)
Safe/Live Area: 7.5” x 8” (keep content 0.25” from trim edge ) 

Retail Full page w/bleed 8.25” x 10.5” (add’l specs noted above) 
Full page 7.25” x 9.25” 
1/2 page horizontal 7.25” x 4.5” 
1/2 page vertical 3.5” x 9.25” 
1/4 page 3.5” x 4.5” 
1/8 page 3.5” x 2.25” 

Camera-Ready/Provided Artwork A high resolution PDF, EPS, TIFF or JPG file is required (CMYK; 300dpi or more, fonts outlined or rasterized). 

Live files (including fonts and all links) must be submitted in Illustrator, InDesign, or Photoshop. 

Ads designed by Marketplace Magazine All art (including written text/copy) must be supplied electronically. No changes to the ad may be made after the magazine has been sent to the printer. 

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