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Geoscience-related organizations may elect to place small banner ads on certain Society e-mail products and web pages for promotion of products & services, meetings & events, educational activities, employment & other opportunities, equipment, books, and other items of interest to the geological community.
Currently, banner ads are accepted in:
- GSA Connection: email e-news magazine (distributed mid-monthly to more than 29,000)
- GeoMart: web: directory of products & services
- GSA Today: web posting of entire issue; plus independently presented recruitments / classifieds web page.
Acceptance and placement at discretion of GSA's Advertising Manager and Webmaster.
Advertisers earn cross frequency discounts with banner ads placed in these GSA products.
100 pixel wide
200 pixel tall
Final file format: .gif or .jpg
File size restriction: GSA Connection–10kb or less
[ for GeoMart and GSA Today Web: currently no size restriction ]
Note: Animation / rotation available for GeoMart and GSA Today Web banners only: animated .gif file (no flash); 3 transitions [GSA Connection banner ads must be static to maintain small file size format needed for e-mail platform].
Ad content must be relevant to the geosciences and in good taste. Keep text to a minimum and make sure it is legible.
Include contact information (web, phone, email) in the ad or link directly to organization website.
Client must provide live web page link and assumes responsibility for link accuracy. Links will be made active at no additional charge.
- Send via e-mail as attachment to:
- Ann Crawford, Advertising Manager
Include company contact name, address, phone number, and e-mail address with all correspondence.
All advertising must meet the Society's criteria for publication. GSA reserves the right to reject any advertising that does not meet these criteria.
GSA Connection: Requests to reserve space must be received by the 20th, one month prior to the issue; final art file is due by the 30th, one month prior to the issue. GSA Connection is released by email about mid-month.
GeoMart: Submit ad any time for posting.
GSA Today: GSA Today's current issue web posting [ http://www.geosociety.org/gsatoday/ ]
Requests to reserve space must be received by the 20th, one month prior to the issue; final art file is due by the 30th, one month prior to the issue. Current issues are posted about the 1st of the month of issue release
GSA Today recruitments /classifieds page [ www.geosociety.org/classiads/ ]:
Send at least 30 days prior to position closing dates; postings in 30 day increments only.
|cross frequency is earned with other GSA products|
Discounting may be offered to client if also advertising in other GSA publications.
Exhibitors: special discounts may apply.
Recognized ad agencies: Banner ads are not commissionable.
Above the fold positioning: 4 slots available
Top banner position: add $130 [ inquire as to availability ]
2nd-4th slot: add $125 position fee
Trivia Answer page: add $200 [ inquire as to availability ]
Top banner position: add $125 [ inquire as to availability ]
GSA Today current issue's web posting: add $125 [ inquire as to availability ]
GSA Today Geoscience Job Board web page: add $125 [ inquire as to availability ]
Payment is not made via the GSA website.
Advertising Manager will contact client with cost of advertisement and relay payment information.GSA will generate invoice and send to client via e-mail (pdf attachment). Terms: due upon receipt; credit cards are accepted for payment.
- Ann Crawford, GSA Advertising Manager