Mechanical Requirements

Standard Page
7-1/4 x 9-3/4

Trim Size
8-1/8 x 10-7/8

Bleed Size
8-3/8 x 11-1/8

Live Colour Area
7-1/4 x 9-3/4

2/3 Page
4-3/4 x 9-3/4

1/2 Page Vertical
3-1/2 x 9-3/4

1/2 Horizontal
7-1/4 x 4-3/4

1/3 Square
4-3/4 x 4-3/4

1/3 Vertical
2-1/2 x 9-3/4

1/4 Standard
3-1/2 x 4-3/4

1/8 Page
3-1/2 x 2-1/4


The preferred electronic file format is a press-optimized PDF with fonts embedded. However, native files complete with links and fonts from the following applications are acceptable: QuarkXPress, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, CorelDraw, Freehand.

Both electronic files and hard copy proof of advertisement is required.

Please note that film-supplied ads are not accepted.

You can access our FTP by one of the following:

If you are using a FTP program such as FETCH, the address is: and the login will be: hccchealthcare and the password is: huesing

If you are using a web browser such as EXPLORER, then in the address bar type in: the login: hccchealthcare and password:huesing

If you have any trouble feel free to contact Al Neufeld, if he is not there, press 0 and ask for Michael Poulin.

NOTE: Advertising materials handled at advertisers’ risk and cost