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PUBLICATION DAYS & DISTRIBUTION INFORMATION

Days Published Per Week:  7

Days Published:  Sun., Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri., Sat.

Delivery Methods:  Carrier, Mail, Racks, Online PDFs, e-Edition

Avg. Weekly Circulation:  36,685

Avg. Circulation Sunday:  42,064

Circulation Verification:  AAM

PRINT AD MECHANICAL INFORMATION: 

  • Printed (Image) Page Overall Dimension:  11.125" x 20.25"
  • Single Display Column Width:  1.75"
  • Space Between Display Columns:  1/8"
  • Single Class Display Column Width:  1.125"
  • Space Between Class Display Columns:  1/8"
  • Max Height Any Display Ad:  20 inches
  • Ads Less Than Full Height Billed to Nearest:  Quarter Inch

PRINT ADVERTISING INFORMATION

Print Ad Deadlines:  Varies (please call for more information)

Email Address to Submit Ads:  Please contact your sales representative

Preferred Format for Display Ads:  PDF, EPS

SPECIAL AD FORMATS & ZONES

Special Ad Formats Available:   Front Page Ears or Strips, Front Page Stick-On Notes, Spadia Wraps 

Are Zoned Editions of Main Pub Offered?  No

TMC INFORMATION

Name of TMC Product:  Southside Advocate, Southeast Advocate, MidCity Advocate, Ascension Advocate, Livingston-Tangi Advocate

TMC Pub Day(s):  Sun

TMC Distribution Area:  Non-Subscribers in the Metro Baton Rouge Area and Surrounding Area  

TMC Delivery Methods:  Carrier

TMC Print Ad Deadlines:  Varies (please call for more information)

PREPRINT INFORMATION

Preprint Deliver Deadline:  10 business days prior to distribution

Preprint Delivery Requirements:  Varies (please call for more information)

Preprint Delivery Address:  10715 Rieger Road, Baton Rouge, LA  70809

Preprint General Information Phone: (225) 388-0262

Preprint General Information Email:  harnold@theadvocate.com

Other Infor. About Preprints/Delivery:   Minimum distribution by market is 25,000 Sunday and 15,000 daily.  See rate book for holiday and bundle requirements. 

DIGITAL ADVERTISING INFORMATION

Website URL/Address:  www.theadvocate.com

Digital Ads Available:  Yes

Digital Ad General Information Phone: (225) 388-0242

Digital Ad General Infor. Email:  digitaladvertising@theadvocate.com

Avg. Unique Visitors Per Month:  3.49 million

Avg. Monthly Page Views:  7 million

Extended Digital Ad Network:  Yes

Digital Ad Sizes Accepted:  320 x 50; 300 x 250; 728 x 900; 300 x 600; 970 x 250

Other Infor. About Digital Ad Program:  High-Impact ads also available

MARKET/COMMUNITY OVERVIEW

The Advocate, founded in 1925, is a Louisiana-owned newspaper published seven days a week, with editions in Baton Rouge, Lafayette and New Orleans. The paper covers general news, crime, politics, government, education, sports, business, entertainment, food, culture and features. Weekly sections spotlight Ascension Parish and the Livingston-Tangipahoa areas each Thursday.

Staff

PRESS RELEASES

Darlene Denstorff

ddenstorff@theadvocate.com

(504) 388-0215

PUBLIC NOTICE

Legals Clerk

legals.ads@theadvocate.com

(504) 388-0128

CIRCULATION CUSTOMER SERVICE

subscriberservices@theadvocate.com

(504) 388-0200

MANAGEMENT

Publisher & President

Judi Terzotis

jterzotis@theadvocate.com

(225) 388-0247

EDITOR

Peter Kovacs

pkovacs@theadvocate.com

(225) 388-0277

CHIEF REVENUE OFFICER

Kevin Hall

khall@the advocate.com

(225) 388-0233

PRINT ADVERTISING GENERAL INFORMATION

(225) 388-0262

Please contact your sales representative

CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING GENERAL INFORMATION

(225) 388-0111

classified@theadvocate.com