Circuit Cellar Media Kit

Circuit Cellar is the premier media resource providing critical information on embedded electronics technology. It does so at a unique level of technical depth tailored to inspire professional engineers, academic technologists and other electronics technology decision makers worldwide across a broad range of applications.

Circuit Cellar 2018 Media Guide Request

MEDIA RESERVATIONS
Hugh Heinsohn
P: 757.525.3677
hheinsohn@circuitcellar.com
Contact Hugh Heinsohn
for rates and placement requests
Venue Opportunities
Magazine Advertising
Weekly Newsletter
Website
Online Article Sponsorship
Lead Generation Packages
Partner Mailings
Advertorials
Design Contests

Magazine Artwork Guidelines (inches, width x height)

2 PG Spread
Live: 15.25″ x 10″ (live copy area with 1″ gutter), Bleed: 16.50″ x 11.125, Trim: 16.25” x 10.875”

Full PG & Covers
Live: 7″ x 10″, Bleed: 8.375″ x 11.125″, Trim: 8.125 x 10.875″

1/2 Horizontal 7″ x 4.75″
1/2 Vertical 3.375″ x 10″
1/3 Vertical 2.25″ x 10″
1/3 Square 4.625″ x 4.75″
1/4 PG 3.375″ x 4.75″
1/9 PG 2″ x 3″
2/9 Vertical 2″ x 6.25″
2/9 Horizontal 4.25″ x 3″

Magazine Advertising Multi-channel Package Requirements

Magazine Ad Component
Circuit Cellar magazine is available on several venues. In order
to have your advertising appear at its best, all artwork should
be submitted in a vector-based format, printer-ready PDF.
In the digital edition advertising may still exude subtle, unavoidable differences in
apparent resolution from that of press-optimized files. For the best appearance, do
not flatten the artwork.

PDF Checklist:
• 4-color ads should be in CMYK format
• BW ads should be in grayscale
• Fonts should be embedded
• High-res graphics (300 DPI or higher)
Send artwork & billing inquiries to: adcopy@circuitcellar.com.
Artwork change requests will incur producion charges at the rate of $60/
hour with $30 minimum

Banner Ad Component
Ads appear on the “Inside This Issue” page of on the
Circuit Cellar website (www.circuitcellar.com/inside-this-issue/)
• Full page magazine advertisers receive a 300×100 px banner ad
• Half, Third, and Quarter page magazine advertisers get the 125
x 125 size. (Idea Boxes excluded)

Social Media Component
Posts will appear on the Circuit Cellar Twitter, Facebook and
Linkin Networks – 1 post per magazine advertisement per
month (Idea Boxes excluded)
• 100 Characters (Including Hashtags) – Link
• Image
Text maybe reformated at editor’s discretion

2018 Editorial Calendar

  Special Feature Technology Spotlight Product Focus
Jan Powering Commercial Drones 5G Technology and Testing COM Express boards
Bonus Distribution:  CES, Embedded World
Space Close: 11/15/2017 | Materials Due: 11/22/2017
Feb Electronics for Driverless Vehicles Non-Standard Single Board Computers Microcontroller Development Tools
Space Close: 12/15/2017 | Materials Due: 12/22/2017
Mar IoT: From Device to Gateway Trace and Code Coverage Tools ADCs and DACs
Bonus Distribution: Trinity College Robot Contest
Space Close: 1/17/2018 | Materials Due: 1/23/2018
Apr IoT: From Gateway to Cloud Graphics, Video and Displays 32-bit Microcontrollers
Space Close: 2/16/2018 | Materials Due: 2/23/2018
May Video and Communication in Commercial Drones Quick Prototyping Solutions PC/104 and PC/104 Family Boards
Space Close: 3/16/2018 | Materials Due: 3/23/2018
Jun PCB Design and Verification Sensors and Measurement AC-DC Converters
Bonus Distribution: DAC, Sensors Expo
Space Close: 4/18/2018 | Materials Due: 4/24/2018
July Wireless Standards and Solutions for IoT Extreme Low-Power Design IoT Device Interface ICs
Space Close: 5/18/2018 | Materials Due: 5/23/2018
Aug FPGA System Design Microcontrollers and Processors Small and Tiny Embedded Boards
Bonus Distribution: Flash Memory Summit, Hot Chips
Space Close: 6/15/2018 | Materials Due: 6/22/2018
Sep Motion Control for Robotics Power Supplies/ Batteries IoT Gateways
Bonus Distribution: RoboBusiness
Space Close: 7/18/2018 | Materials Due: 7/23/2018
Oct Hardware-Based Security Solutions MCU Development Kits 8-bit and 16-bit Microcontrollers
Bonus Distribution: SoC Conference, ARM TechCon
Space Close: 8/17/2018 | Materials Due: 8/23/2018
Nov 3-D Printing for Embedded Design Analog and Mixed-Signal ICs FPGA Boards
Space Close: 9/18/2018 | Materials Due: 9/21/2018
Dec Embedded Supercomputing Industrial IoT Devices DC-DC Converters
Bonus Distribution: ESC Silicon Valley
Space Close: 10/18/2018 | Materials Due: 10/23/2018

TERMS

  • 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 Circuit Cellar’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 CMYK. (Note: Photos and graphics found on websites are usually in RGB mode and are often of poor quality for printing.)

Send artwork and billing inquiries to: Nathaniel Black
adcopy@circuitcellar.com

For large files, we recommend sending via wetransfer.com

*Bonus distributions (and dates) are subject to change. Confirm with your Circuit Cellar representative.