High Country News Classified Advertising Info

Below are the package pricing grids, HCN issue schedules and other classified advertising details. If you have additional questions, please contact advertising@hcn.org or call 800-311-5852.

 NOTE: When filling out your ad order, the initial “TITLE” and “DESCRIPTION” form the basis of your online/print ads. Depending on the type of ad you are placing, you have the option to fill out other data fields, including a website. These are used in your online listing, URL link enhancements and as meta data for search engines. You will have the chance to review and edit your print and online ads at the “ENHANCEMENTS” screen.

Classified Package Pricing Info

HCN Issue schedule

Disclaimer
Restrictions

Package Pricing: Online-only

PRODUCTS OFFER INFO PRICE PRICING NOTES
Package Name   Online Only $28.00 14 days online @ $2/day. Unlimited words.
Available Categories INCLUDED ALL included  
Products INCLUDED Online Only included  
Online Days INCLUDED 14 included  
Free Online Photos INCLUDED 1 included  
Additional Online Photos Y Add more photos online $1/each Up to 20 additional
Additional Online Days Y Add more days online $1/day Up to 351 days (7-day increments)
Featured Y Shows the ad in a prominent location $14 $1/day
Sponsored Y Keeps the ad on top of search results $7 $.50/day
Highlight Y Highlights the ad in search results $4 around $.25/day
Online Graphic Y Attention getter graphic $3 around $.18/day
URL Hyperlink Y Hyperlink any URLs in the ad $2 around $.10/day

Package Pricing: 1X

PRODUCTS OFFER INFO PRICE PRICING NOTES
Package Name   1X $30.00  
Available Categories INCLUDED ALL included  
Products INCLUDED Print & Online included  
Print Insertions INCLUDED 1 included  
Lines Included INCLUDED 3 included  Approx. 5-7 words/line
Online Days INCLUDED 14 included  
Free Online Photos INCLUDED 1 included  
Additional Lines Y per each $8.75  
Additional Print Insertions Y per each 90% Up to 1 additional insertion - 10% off
Border Y A border or box around the ad $20  
Print Photo Y 10-line high logo/photo in print with border around the ad $110  
Color Shading Y Color shading $30  
Additional Online Photos Y Add more photos online $1/each Up to 20 additional
Additional Online Days Y Add more days online $1/day Up to 21 days (7-day increments)
Featured Y Shows the ad in a prominent location $14 $1/day
Sponsored Y Keeps the ad on top of search results $7 $.50/day
Highlight Y Highlights the ad in search results $4 around $.25/day
Online Graphic Y Attention getter graphic $3 around $.18/day
URL Hyperlink Y Hyperlink any URLs in the ad $2 around $.10/day

Package Pricing: 3X

PRODUCTS OFFER INFO PRICE PRICING NOTES
Package Name   3X $72.00  
Available Categories INCLUDED ALL included  
Products INCLUDED Print & Online included  
Print Insertions INCLUDED 3 included  
Lines Included INCLUDED 3 included  Approx. 5-7 words/line
Online Days INCLUDED 42 included  
Free Online Photos INCLUDED 1 included  
Additional Lines Y per each $24.00  
Additional Print Insertions Y per each 80% Up to 2 additional insertions - 20% off
Border Y A border or box around the ad $40  
Print Photo Y 10-line high logo/photo in print with border around the ad $280  
Color Shading Y Color shading (B&W shading also available) $75  
Additional Online Photos Y Add more photos online $1/each Up to 20 additional
Additional Online Days Y Add more days online $1/day Up to 35 days (7-day increments)
Featured Y Shows the ad in a prominent location $42 $1/day
Sponsored Y Keeps the ad on top of search results $21 $.50/day
Highlight Y Highlights the ad in search results $10 around $.25/day
Online Graphic Y Attention getter graphic $7 around $.18/day
URL Hyperlink Y Hyperlink any URLs in the ad $5 around $.10/day

Package Pricing: 6X

PRODUCTS OFFER INFO PRICE PRICING NOTES
Package Name   6X $126.00  
Available Categories INCLUDED ALL included  
Products INCLUDED Print & Online included  
Print Insertions INCLUDED 6 included  
Lines Included INCLUDED 3 included  Approx. 5-7 words/line
Online Days INCLUDED 84 included  
Free Online Photos INCLUDED 1 included  
Additional Lines Y per each $42.00  
Additional Print Insertions Y per each 70% Up to 5 additional insertions - 30% off
Border Y A border or box around the ad $80  
Print Photo Y 10-line high logo/photo in print with border around the ad $500  
Color Shading Y Color shading (B&W shading also available) $150  
Additional Online Photos Y Add more photos online $1/each Up to 20 additional
Additional Online Days Y Add more days online $1/day Up to 77 days (7 day increments)
Featured Y Shows the ad in a prominent location $84 $1/day
Sponsored Y Keeps the ad on top of search results $42 $.50/day
Highlight Y Highlights the ad in search results $21 $.25/day
Online Graphic Y Attention getter graphics $15.00 around $.18/day
URL Hyperlink Y Hyperlink any URLs in the ad $8 around $.10/day

Package Pricing: 12X

PRODUCTS OFFER INFO PRICE PRICING NOTES
Package Name   12X $216.00  
Available Categories INCLUDED ALL included  
Products INCLUDED Print & Online included  
Print Insertions INCLUDED 12 included  
Lines Included INCLUDED 3 included  Approx. 5-7 words/line
Online Days INCLUDED 168 included  
Free Online Photos INCLUDED 1 included  
Additional Lines Y per each $72.00  
Additional Print Insertions Y per each 60% Up to 9 additional insertions - 40% off
Border Y A border or box around the ad $100  
Print Photo Y 10-line high logo/photo in print with border around the ad $820  
Color Shading Y Color shading (B&W shading also available) $300  
Additional Online Photos Y Add more photos online $1/each Up to 20 additional
Additional Online Days Y Add more days online $1/day Up to 189 days (7-day increments)
Featured Y Shows the ad in a prominent location $84 $1/day
Sponsored Y Keeps the ad on top of search results $42 $.50/day
Highlight Y Highlights the ad in search results $21 $.25/day
Online Graphic Y Attention getter graphic $15.00 around $.18/day
URL Hyperlink Y Hyperlink any URLs in the ad $8 around $.10/day

Package Pricing: 22X

PRODUCTS OFFER INFO PRICE PRICING NOTES
Package Name   22X $330.00  
Available Categories INCLUDED ALL included  
Products INCLUDED Print & Online included  
Print Insertions INCLUDED 22 included  
Lines Included INCLUDED 3 included  Approx. 5-7 words/line
Online Days INCLUDED 365 included  
Free Online Photos INCLUDED 1 included  
Additional Lines Y per each $110.00  
Border Y A border or box around the ad $120  
Print Photo Y 10-line high logo/photo in print  $1,220  
Color Shading Y Color shading (B&W shading also available) $600  
Additional Online Photos Y Add more photos online $1/each Up to 20 additional
Featured Y Shows the ad in a prominent location $84 $1/day
Sponsored Y Keeps the ad on top of search results $42 $.50/day
Highlight Y Highlights the ad in search results $21 $.25/day
Online Graphic Y Attention getter graphic $15.00 around $.18/day
URL Hyperlink Y Hyperlink any URLs in the ad $8 around $.10/day

HCN Issue Schedule - 2017

Issue Date Classified Ad & Display Ad Art Deadline Features
January 23, 2017 January 9, 2017
February 6, 2017 January 23, 2017
February 20, 2017 February 6, 2017
March 6, 2017 February 20, 2017 Travel Issue
March 20, 2017 March 6, 2017
April 3, 2017 March 20, 2017
Editorial Break
May 1, 2017 April 17, 2017
May 15, 2017 May 1, 2017
May 29, 2017 May 15, 2017
June 12, 2017 May 29, 2017
June 26, 2017 June 12, 2017 Outdoor Recreation Issue
Editorial Break
July 24, 2017 July 10, 2017
August 7, 2017 July 24, 2017
August 21, 2017 August 7, 2017
September 4, 2017 August 21, 2017
September 18, 2017 September 4, 2017 Big Ideas Issue with Education Guide
October 2, 2017 September 18, 2017
Editorial Break
October 30, 2017 October 16, 2017
November 13, 2017 October 30, 2017 Books & Authors Issue
November 27, 2017 November 13, 2017 Holiday Gift Guide included
December 11, 2017 November 27, 2017
December 25, 2017 December 11, 2017

HCN Issue Schedule - 2018

Issue Date Classified Ad & Display Ad Art Deadline Features
January 22, 2018 January 8, 2018
February 5, 2018 January 22, 2018
February 19, 2018 February 5, 2018
March 5, 2018 February 19, 2018 Travel Issue
March 19, 2018 March 5, 2018
April 2, 2018 March 19, 2018
Editorial Break
April 30, 2018 April 16, 2018
May 14, 2018 April 30, 2018
May 28, 2018 May 14, 2018
June 11, 2018 May 28, 2018
June 25, 2018 June 11, 2018 Outdoor Recreation Issue
Editorial Break
July 23, 2018 July 9, 2018
August 6, 2018 July 23, 2018
August 20, 2018 August 6, 2018
September 3, 2018 August 20, 2018
September 17, 2018 September 3, 2018 Big Ideas Issue with Education Guide
October 1, 2018 September 17, 2018
Editorial Break
October 29, 2018 October 15, 2018
November 12, 2018 October 29, 2018 Books & Authors Issue
November 26, 2018 November 12, 2018 Holiday Gift Guide included
December 10, 2018 November 26, 2018
December 24, 2018 December 10, 2018

Disclaimer: Check your ad
Advertisers should check their ads on the first day of publication. High Country News shall not be liable for typographical errors or errors in advertisements except to the extent of the cost of the first day's insertion of the ad, and shall also not be liable for damages due to the failure to publish an ad. Adjustment for errors is limited to the cost of that portion of the ad wherein the error occurred. Classified ads are non-refundable. Please choose your run dates accordingly.

Restrictions
The Publisher reserves the right to edit, revise, reclassify, or reject advertising copy. High Country News will not knowingly publish any advertisement that is illegal, misleading, or offensive to its readers. The advertiser agrees that the Publisher shall not be liable for damages arising out of errors in advertisement, beyond the amount paid for the space actually occupied by that portion of the advertisement in which the error occurred, whether such is due to negligence or otherwise, and there shall be no liability for non-insertion of any advertisement. High Country News does not accept ads for the following products: hard alcohol, illegal drugs or paraphernalia for illegal drugs, sexual escort services, tobacco or check-cashing services. All contents of advertisements are subject to publisher’s approval. Publisher reserves the right to reject or cancel any advertisement at any time without cause.