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Discounted Advertising Rates on Visitor Ad Platforms

Discounted Advertising Rates on Visitor Ad Platforms

—Discounts listed below apply only to those who have a listing in the Columbia Union Visitor Adventist Business Owners Directory.

—Discounted advertising is on a space-available, first-come basis, through the March issue 2019. For the ad submission deadline schedule, click on the link.

Classified Advertising:

Maximum purchase: 9 classified ads, running one per issue:

Your Discounted Price                             Full Price

Text ad:  $40/ad (50 words or less)          $60/ad (50 words or less)
.50c for each additional word over 50    .75c for each additional word over 50

Column ad: $100/ad                                   $150/ad
(text centered in a box)                               (text centered in a box)
80 words or less                                          80 words or less

Submit classified ads to Sandra Jones, For the ad submission deadline schedule, click on the link (COMING SOON).

Display Advertising (all 4/color):           

Maximum purchase: 1 eighth-page display ad or 1 quarter-page display ad

Ads                             Your Discounted Price     Full Price      Dimensions

Eighth page              $ 275                                      $   450            1.5” w x 4.5” h
Quarter page            $ 500                                      $1,000            3.15” w x 4.4” h

For ad submission deadline schedule, click on the link.

How to Submit Display Ads:

Ads are accepted in the following formats: JPEG or PDF.

All files must be high resolution (at least 300 dpi). Please note that we do not make corrections to ads, so please send your ads in final format.

Submit display ads to Sandra Jones,, and copy Kelly Coe,

Do you have a question about your display ad format or size? Contact Kelly Coe at or (410) 997-3414, ext. 573.

Digital Media Ads:

Digital ads are available in the Visitor News Bulletin (VNB) and on our Visitor news website,

The VNB is the weekly email newsletter published by the Columbia Union Conference, designed to keep members informed and connected between issues of the monthly magazine. It includes news, photos and quotes and is circulated to more than 3,200 leaders, educators, pastors and members who read and share it with their networks.

Our website,, provides the latest news coverage from around the Columbia Union and on issues important to Adventists. There were more than 101,000-page views and 81,700 users last year.

Digital Advertising Submission Deadline: The ad submission deadline is Monday of the week the ad is scheduled to run. Ads switch out on Thursdays.

Digital Ad Rates:

Your Discounted Price                             Full Price
$40/week /ad, or                                          $60/week/ad, or
Buy 2, get 2 Free = $80                              Buy 2, get 2 Free = $120
Buy 4, get 4 Free = $160                            Buy 4, get 4 Free = $240

Digital Ad Specifications:
200 pixels wide
400 pixels tall
72 dpi

Ads run weekly, submitted press-ready.

Submit digital ads to Sandra Jones,, along with a URL for linking.

Payment information:
Payment must be made prior to or at time of ad submission, by check or money order made payable to Columbia Union Visitor. Mail to Attn: Sandra Jones, Columbia Union Visitor, 5427 Twin Knolls Rd., Columbia, MD 21045.

For further information or questions, please contact:

Sandra Jones, Visitor Advertising Manager
Tel: (443) 259-9571