Reach Iowa Homeschooling Families with Homeschool Iowa Advertising
Homeschool Iowa Member Update
Since 1992, the Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators has existed to provide Christ-centered events, communication, and resources to better equip, inform, and encourage Iowa home educators to the glory of God. Through our print and electronic communications we reach thousands of Iowa homeschoolers, and offer you the opportunity to reach them as well.
Homeschool Iowa Magazine Advertising Our free full-color quality magazine is distributed to 5,000 households across Iowa and the Midwest.
Additionally, each issue is made available in digital form on our website for free, further increasing your ad's reach!
March 5 - ad close deadline March 15 - artwork due April 25 - mailing date
June 1 - ad close deadline June 15 - artwork due August 1 - mailing date
October 1 - ad close deadline October 15 - artwork due December 1 - mailing date
A variety of magazine advertisement options are available, including: single issue and discounted bundle purchases. Details on ad sizes, single issue pricing, discounted bundle offers, and advertisement specifications are offered below.
NICHE Member E-Newsletter Advertising Our exclusive members-only e-newsletter, full of information, events and opportunities for homeschoolers, is emailed twice a month to over 1000 households. Your e-newsletter ad will include a hyperlink to your website.
1st Monday of Each Month E-Newsletter Issue One week before - ad close date & artwork due
3rd Monday of Each Month E-Newsletter Issue One week before - ad close date & artwork due
Each e-newsletter advertisement purchased is only $50. Please note e-newsletter ad specifications below.
Homeschool Iowa E-Blast Advertising We offer you a new opportunity to tell Iowa homeschoolers about a special offer, product or service -- & to drive traffic to your website. Our twice-a-month advertising e-blast, sent to over 6,000 households, will be devoted to a single purchased advertisement.
E-Blast Advertisement Deadlines
2nd Monday of Each Month E-Blast Advertisement Two weeks before - ad close date & artwork/hyperlink due One week before - payment & final ad approval due
4th Monday of Each Month E-Blast Advertisement Two weeks before - ad close date & artwork/hyperlink due One week before - payment & final ad approval due
Each e-blast advertisement purchased is only $350. Please note e-blast ad specifications below.
Please note magazine ad specifications below and example magazine ad sizes at right.
Magazine Ad Specifications
Full page (8.75 x 11.25" vertical only, with bleed) Half page (3.6 x 9.75" vertical; 7.5 x 4.8" horizontal) Third page (2.3 x 9.75" vertical; 8.5 x 3" horizontal) Quater page (3.6 x 4.8" vertical; 4.875 x 3.6" horizontal) Sixth Page (2.3 x 4.8" vertical; 4.875 x 2.3" horizontal) Eighth page (3.6 x 2.3" horizontal only)
Artwork may be submitted in JPG, PSD, PNG, or PDF formats, and must be high resolution (300 ppi). Submit color ads, including placed graphics, in CMYK format. Artwork must be sized to the specification listed above. We reserve the right to make minor sizing adjustments to any ads that do not fit these exact sizing specifications. It is recommended that any wording be kept at least 1/8" from the edge of your ad. Note: There may be a charge of $50/hour for any ads that do not meet these specifications or ads that require modifications by our graphic artist, with a minimum charge of $30. We will notify you in advance if these changes are necessary.
Advertisement submissions for the NICHE member e-newsletter must be a business card-sized 800x600 pixel JPG image which will link to the associated webpage on your website. Please provide an appropriate hyperlink to apply to your advertisement. If none is provided, we will link to your company website's homepage. Payment is due the week before ad will be run.
E-Blast Advertisement Specifications
Advertisement submission must be either an 800 pixel wide JPG image (no height restrictions) OR an 800 x 600 JPG image and up to 300 words of text. Please provide an appropriate hyperlink to apply to your advertisement. If none is provided, we will link to your company website's homepage. NICHE will add a header and footer to the email. Your ad, hyperlink, and desired subject line must be submitted no less than two weeks prior to the ad run date to firstname.lastname@example.org . You'll receive a test email for approval prior to our sending the E-Blast. Approval of this test sample is required before the advertisement will be emailed. Payment is due the week before ad will be run.