Advertising Information - 2005
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Ad Deadline Issue Theme*
January 16th February Valentine's Day
Island Art - Technology
February 16th March Dining Out
Finances - Recreation
March 15th April Real Estate
Adventures - Pets
April 16th May Mother's Day
Child Care - Gardening
May 17th June Weddings
Outdoors - Photography 
June 18th July Polo
Travel - Sports
July 16th August Special Olympics
Back to School - Kids
August 16th September Dining Out
Aloha Festivals - Living  
September 17th October Halloween
Automotive - Hobbies
October 15th November Thanksgiving
Surfing - Dance
November 15th December Christmas
Holidays - Entertaining
December 17th January (2005) New Year
Health - Beauty

Our Readers Are Your Customers - The Oahu Island News is the only island-wide free monthly newspaper distributed throughout the island of Oahu. The newspaper is filled with feature stories, photographs and articles of local interest. This format provides an excellent opportunity for advertisers to reach an educated and well-rounded consumer market. 

The readership of the Oahu Island News includes both tourists and local residents. It can be picked up at over 125 locations - from Honolulu to the North Shore, and in Central, East and Windward Oahu. The paper is also widely read by members of the U.S. Military and their families as it is distributed at several military locations throughout the island.

For about the cost of one advertisement in a daily or weekly newspaper you can advertise for an entire month in the Oahu Island News. With approximately 28,000 copies of the Oahu Island News printed each month, and a readership of more than 70,000 people, you have the ability to reach tens of thousands of potential customers all while keeping the cost per thousand very affordable.
 

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Size

12X 6X 3X Open Rate
Full page $1,627.00 $1,772.00 $1,749.00 $1,1900.00
3/4 page $1,339.00 $1,402.00 $1,486.00 $1,549.00
1/2 page $929.00 $934.00 $997.00 $1,045.00
1/4 page $504.00 $525.00 $551.00 $577.00
1/8 page $283.00 $294.00 $315.00 $325.00
1/16 page $147.00 $152.00 $163.00 $168.00
Bus. card $73.00 $79.00 $84.00 $89.00

Advertisement Size Width  x  Height
Full page 10"  x  14 5/16"
3/4 page vertical 7 7/16"  x  14 5/16"
1/2 page vertical 4 7/8"  x  14 5/16"
1/2 page horizontal 10"  x  7 1/4"
1/2 page square 7 7/16"  x  10"
1/4 page vertical 4 7/8"  x  7 1/4"
1/4 page horizontal 7 7/16  x  4 3/4"
1/8 page vertical 2 5/16"  x 7 1/4"
1/8 page horizontal 4 7/8"  x  3 1/2"
1/16 page 2 5/16"  x  3 1/2"
Business card 3 1/8"  x  2"

The Oahu Island News does NOT charge for ad production. Ad files can be submitted electronically in Adobe PhotoShop, PageMaker or Freehand. Please call 263-3535 or send an email for specific details on files size, digital requirements and any other questions.

* The monthly theme may change without notice to advertisers.