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2014 Print & Online Advertising Information

Click here for the ENTIRE 2014 MEDIA KIT which includes distribution and demographic information as well as specs, due dates, prices, and insertion order forms. Design services are available for a reasonable fee.

Print Advertising

Mystery Scene Magazine publishes 5 times yearly. 

Back Cover (7-1/4" x 6-1/2")
• 4-color $1500

Full Page (No bleed: 7.25" x 9.5"; With bleed: 8.5" x 10.75")
• Black & White Inside Page $995
• 4-color Inside Page $1190
• 4-color Inside Cover $1500

Two-Thirds Page (4.75" x 9.5")
• $750 (bw)
• $995 (4-color)

Half Page (7.25" x 4.625")
• $625 (bw)
• $750 (4-color)

One-Third Page (4.75" x 4.625") OR (2.25" x 9.5")
• $525 (bw)
• $590 (four-color)

One-Sixth Page (2.25" x 4.625")
• $350 (bw)
• $470 (four-color)

Design services available at $75/ad.

Print Ad Contact: Kate Stine

Tel: (212) 765-7124 / Fax: (212) 202-3540
Email: Kate Stine (at) MysterySceneMag (dot) com

NEW E-Newsletter Ads

• 6,000+ e-newsletter subscribers and growing, with an average open rate over 40%
• Published monthly, archived indefinitely. See: MS Newsletter Archive
• Linkable (to another site, a video, the audio file, etc.)
• Any contest or giveaway will also be shared through MS' social networks (Twitter & Facebook, 11,000+fans)

Ad Sizes & Prices
• Main Column Ad 450 x 150 px Price: $225 
• Small Right Column Ad 145 x 300 px Price: $225
• Large Right Column Ad 145 x 515 px Price: $285

Design services available at $75/ad.

Contact: Teri Duerr
Email: teri (at) MysterySceneMag (dot) com

MS Website Ads

• The MS Website relaunch scheduled for 2013 
• Key Sections: MS Home | Articles | Reviews | Blog 
• Premium above-the-fold. Placement available on Home page and other key section pages.
• Linkable (to another site, a video, the audio file, etc.)
• Contests or giveaways (starting at $980) receive entry pages on our site and are shared through MS social networks (Twitter & Facebook, 11,000+ fans)

Ad Sizes & Prices
• Med Ad Block 300x250 px 
     Price: $495/$595 month ($225/$325 wk) Premium Placement
     Price: $415/$515 month ($195/$295 wk)
• Large Ad Block 300x500 px 
     Price: $855/$1055 month ($420/$520 wk)
• Leaderboard 728x90 px (Articles, Reviews, Commentary & News pages) 
     Price: $725/$825 month ($295/$395 wk)

Design services available at $75/ad.

Contact: Teri Duerr
Email: teri (at) MysterySceneMag (dot) com