in the Times Community Newspapers
The Times Newspapers offer
numerous display advertising, classifieds, wrap and
insertion options to enable you to target your market
precisely. Full color (4-color) printing is also available
in all of our newspapers, which distinguishes us from
most community newspapers in the nation!
For rate information and
available options, please call the Times office between
9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at (408) 494-7000.
If you are sending advertising
artwork, please follow the following guidelines:
1. Please send the artwork
in press-ready .pdf format if possible. We can
accept some native files, but only on the Windows platform.
We cannot use native Mac files. If you use a Mac, save
your artwork as either a high-quality (press resolution)
.pdf, or export it as an .eps with outlined fonts. Native
files we can accept on the Windows platform are Quark
XPress 6.0 or lower, CorelDraw 10.0 or lower, or Photoshop
6.0 or lower. Be sure to
either outline fonts or include them with the file.
You can also export your file as a 300 dpi .jpg or .tif
file. If you do this, be sure that color ads are exported
as CMYK, and black and white ads exported as greyscale.
2. Create your artwork to
the dimensions of the ad found on your rate card. There
is no full page bleed ("off the edge" page
printing) available in the Times Newspapers, and ads
are subject to printing at a 3% reduction in final size
depending on press requirements.
your files, and if the final size is 6 megabytes or
less, you can email it as an attachment to email@example.com.
If the final size is larger, please visit yousendit.com
to upload your file to firstname.lastname@example.org.