Web Rates and Policies
Web Ad Rates
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Over 14,000 visitors/mo.
(Source: Google Analytics, April 10, 2020)
Leaderboard Premium Banner (rotation)
728 x 90 pixels
Top of Page: $90/week
No more than three ads in rotation at a time
Bottom of Page Banner: $25/week
468 x 60 pixels
Rotations of multiple ads (up to three) are available on Buttons and Leaderboard. Contact us for a quote.
Fixed Button Ad
300 x 250 pixels
Print Rates and Policies
(NOTE: THE PRINT EDITION OF THE COLUMBIA PAPER IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED. WE HOPE TO RESUME THE PRINT EDITION AS SOON AS WE CAN SAFELY DELIVER IT.)
The Columbia Paper is a tabloid (10” x 15.5”) on newsprint in a 5-column format published each Thursday. The companion website, columbiapaper.com, is updated regularly.
Display ad column sizes:
DISPLAY AD DEADLINE: Space reservation 5 p.m. Friday; camera ready copy Noon Monday
DISPLAY AD RATES
Open rate ROP – $10/col. inch
Same ad 6 or more times ROP – $7.50/col. inch
Full page B&W (max. height 15.5”) – $525
For spot (single) color add $30
For full color add $45
Check with your sales representative for online ad rates.
CLASSIFIED AD RATES
Deadline: 11 a.m. Tuesday
Rate: $10 for the first 30 words / 15 cents for each additional word. Ads for lost or found pets are FREE.
All advertisements will have a border and will identify the advertiser. Ads resembling editorial material will be identified as “PAID ADVERTISEMENT.” Political or opinion ads must identify the sponsor(s).
Placement and publication of all ads is at the sole discretion of the publisher.
The maximum liability of the newspaper and the website for any ad error is limited to the cost of the space the ad occupied. Errors must be reported within seven (7) days of publication. Credit for errors is limited to first insertion.