Advertising Rates and Specifications
Mechanical requirements, specifications, deadlines, and rates for advertising in IEEE Computer Society products.

Which kind of advertising are you interested in? Banner Advertising

Size (pixels) 100K impressions 200K impressions 300K impressions
300 x 600 $70.00 $55.00 $45.00
729 x 90 $70.00 $55.00 $45.00
160 x 600 $55.00 $25.00 $35.00
300 x 250 $55.00 $45.00 $35.00
  • All rates are listed at gross and are in US dollars.
  • Add $5.00 per thousand for geographical targeting.
  • Costs are CPMs (cost per thousands).
  • Video: $4,000 per month
  • Blog sponsorship: $5,000 per month

ComputingEdge Advertising


Size 1x 3x 6x 9x 12x 18x 24x 36x
Full page x x x x x x x x
2/3 page x x x x x x x x
  • All rates are listed at gross and are in US dollars.
  • All ads receive FREE color.

Editorial Calendar and Deadlines

Issue Date Issue Topic Reservations Materials
January x x x
February x x x
March x x x
April x x x
May x x x
June x x x
July x x x
August x x x
September x x x
October x x x
November x x x
December x x x

Mechanical Requirements

Specifications Width (inches) Height (inches)
Two page, bleed* x x
Two page, trim* x x
  • *Take into account .125 in. gutter in the middle of two-page spread. Header and footer trim .25 in. Live matter must fit within 7 in. x 10 in.

File Requirements

  • PDF: All elements must be set up in CMYK to ensure proper color separation. In Adobe Distiller, settings should have all the fonts embedded and the resolution at 300.
  • Raster files saved as .tif and vector files as .eps. Raster files can be saved from any of the image-editing software programs.
  • Fonts should be embedded or outlined.
  • Color images should be saved as CMYK.
  • B&W should be saved as grayscale.
  • Include crop and bleed marks.

Submission Information