Advertise in Insights

Insights magazine is the publication for electrical contractors, systems contractors, and industry professionals to discover the latest news, technology, and best practices in the electrical industry. Insights is published six times per year and has a circulation of 7,000.

Advertising in Insights will provide your business with exposure to qualified clients at an affordable price.

2021 Insights Print Advertising Rates

Size 1x insertion 3x insertion 6x insertion
Full page (8.375” x 10.875”) $3,795 $3,595 $3,495
Full page spread (16.75” x 10.875”) $5,695 $5,395 $5,245
Half page (vertical) (3.375” x 8.93”) $3,025 $2,875 $2,783
Half page (horizontal) (7” x 4.325”) $3,025 $2,875 $2,785

2021 Insights Digital Advertising Rates

Size 1x insertion 3x insertion 6x insertion
300 x 250 (sidebar) $1,850 $1,665 $1,480
300 x 500 (sidebar) $3,700 $3,330 $2,960
300 x 750 (sidebar) $5,550 $4,995 $4,440
900 x 125 (banner ad) $2,165 $1,950 $1,732

Bundle and Save 20% - INSIGHTS Print + Digital Advertising Rates

Size 1x insertion
(20% off)
3x insertion
(20% off)
6x insertion
(20% off)
Full page print + 300×250 digital $4,516 $4,208 $3,980
Full page print + 300×500 digital $5,996 $5,540 $5,164
Full page print + 300×750 digital $7,436 $6,872 $6,348
Full page print + 900×125 digital $4,768 $4,436 $4,182
Spread print + 300×250 digital $6,036 $5,648 $5,380
Spread print + 300×500 digital $7,516 $6,980 $6,564
Spread print + 300×750 digital $8,956 $8,312 $7,748
Spread print + 900×125 digital $6,288 $5,876 $4,334
Half page (vertical or horizontal) print + 300×250 digital $3,900 $3,632 $3,412
Half page print + 300×500 digital $5,380 $4,940 $4,596
Half page print + 300×750 digital $6,860 $6,296 $5,780
Half page print + 900×125 digital $4,152 $3,860 $3,412

The Details

IEC must receive artwork on or before the ad submission date of the print magazine. (See below)

Print

  • Art should be submitted at a minimum resolution of 300dpi
  • 4-color, CMYK only (no RGB or spot colors)
  • 0.125” bleed around all sides if submitting a full page or full page spread ad
  • Submit as high-resolution .pdf or .tif
  • All artwork should be submitted to Laurie Enceneat at lenceneat@ieci.org

Digital

  • Each ad space is purchased for a period of 60 days at the prices shown above
  • IEC will allow one change to the ad artwork within the 60-day period
  • Art should be submitted at a minimum resolution of 72dpi
  • RGB color only
  • All artwork should be submitted to Laurie Enceneat at lenceneat@ieci.org

2021 Insights Production Schedule

January/February March/April May/June
Theme Education & Workforce Development Lighting Special Safety Issue
Ad Reservation Deadline December 23, 2020 January 15, 2021 March 19, 2021
Article Submission Deadline December 23, 2020 January 25, 2021 March 29, 2021
Ad Materials Deadline December 23, 2020 January 25, 2021 March 29, 2021
Mailing January 26, 2021 February 20, 2021 May 3, 2021
July/August September/October November/December
Theme Tools & Equipment Pre-Convention Edition Award Winners and Post-Convention
Ad Reservation Deadline May 14, 2021 July 16, 2021 September 21, 2021
Article Submission Deadline May 26, 2021 July 27, 2021 September 24, 2021
Ad Materials Deadline May 26, 2021 July 27, 2021 September 24, 2021
Mailing July 1, 2021 September 1, 2021 November 1, 2021

Write for Insights

Do you have a great story idea you would like to share with the electrical community? The Insights editorial staff would love to receive your submission. Please note the editorial calendar above and send us your article, being sure to allow us enough time to review it before the editorial deadline.
Please send your idea to lenceneat@ieci.org