Advertising & Marketing Opportunities


Why IDA Magazine?

Advertising with IDA Magazine offers diverse and valuable advertising and marketing for those who provide products and services to garage door and access systems dealers. Your message will reach legitimate garage door dealers that derive their livelihoods from selling, installing and servicing garage door and access systems products. By advertising through IDA Magazine, you won't waste your promotional budget on non-buyers.

Contact our Exhibit & Sponsorship Sales Manager,  Alan Goodin today to reserve your space! Call us at (212) 297-2128 or email [email protected].

Where do my dollars go?
Right back to our industry! All proceeds from IDA Magazine advertising and marketing is put into promoting industry meetings, trade shows and educational opportunities. In fact, IDA makes a $25,000 yearly contribution to the IDA Scholarship Program each year. 

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Magazine Advertising Information

Size 1x per year 3x per year 6x per year
Inside front/back cover
(3x minimum, 4 color only)


$3,450 $3,250
Back cover
(3x minimum, 4 color only)
N/A $3,900 $3,700
Full page 4 color $3,250 $2,925 $2,450
Half page 4 color $2,750 $2,475 $2,100
One-third page 4 color $2,300 $2,070 $1,725
One-fourth page 4 color $2,150 $1,935 $1,625
Two-page (double-truck) spread Contact us for rates
*Spot colors are converted to CMYK. **No agency commission.

Specified Positioning
Specific positioning may not be contracted. Positioning will be handled on an issue-to-issue basis at the discretion of the publisher.  Insertion orders received specifying forward, right-hand positioning will be given due consideration, but not to the exclusion of other advertisers who do not specify the same.

Agency Commission
Agency Commission is available to recognized bona fide agencies.

Online Magazine Announcement
Portal Page

Space on the left side of the cover image is available. You can complement your magazine ad by having a link in the magazine’s online version.

Ads are submitted like a print ready PDF and are measured in inches. Actual display size depends on customer’s monitor and scaling size.

Third side ad (3.5” wide x 3.38” tall)

  • $175 per issue
  • $450 for 3 issues
  • $810 for 6 issues (1 year)

Full side ad (3.5" wide x 10.375" tall)

  • $450 per issue
  • $1,20 for 3 issues
  • $1,100 for 6 issues (1 year)


Online Magazine Announcement Blast Email

International Door & Operator Industry magazine blasts out 9,000+ emails bi-monthly announcing the latest online version of the magazine. Your ad can be included as a banner in this email and links to your website.

350 x 80 pixels

  • $225 for 1 issue
  • $600 for 3 issues
  • $1,050 for 6 issues (1 year)

175 x 80 pixels

  • $175 per issue
  • $450 for 3 issues
  • $810 for 6 issues (1 year)

Other Opportunities:

Press Releases - Has your company recently sent out a press release? You can send the following types of press releases to us for free publication in our magazine!

Review the Advertising Options for IDA Magazine 

Ad Specifications and Sizing:

Magazine Ad Sizes:
  • Full Page – 8-1/4" wide x 10-7/8" tall (add 1/8" to all sides for bleed - so final artwork size 8-1/2" x 11-1/8".)
  • Half Page - Vert. – 3-3/8" wide x 9-7/8" tall (bleed size 4" wide x 11-1/8" tall, with 1/8" trimmed from all sides.) 
  • Half Page - Horiz. – 7-1/4" wide x 4-3/4" tall (bleed size 8-1/2" wide x 5-1/2" tall, with 1/8" trimmed from all sides.)
  • One-third Page – 2-1/8" wide x 9-7/8" tall (bleed size 2-3/4" x 11-1/8" tall, with 1/8" trimmed from all sides.)
  • One-fourth Page – 3-3/8" wide x 4-3/4" tall 
  • Facing Spread – 15-3/4" wide x 9-7/8" tall (bleed size 16-3/4" wide x 11-1/8" tall - no gutter bleed)
IMPORTANT: Type matter or illustrative material not intended to bleed should be kept 1/4" - 1/2" from the trim edges of the page.
Portal Page for Online Magazine:
  •  Full Left Panel – 3.5" wide x 10.375" tall 
  • 1/3 Right Panel – 3.5" wide x 3.38" tall
Supply a high resolution PDF. It will be digitally converted for online use.
Electronic Ad Submission:
Artwork: Electronic files for advertising artwork should be submitted
in a high-resolution PDF format (300 dpi, CMYK PDF).

PLEASE DO NOT USE SPOT COLORS. Be sure all fonts are embedded in the PDF.
We CANNOT accept Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, or WordPerfect for use in producing ADVERTISING/GRAPHIC artwork.

ARTWORK MUST BE SET-UP TO THE CORRECT SIZE as specified with bleeds and crops included. Color files MUST be set up to output CMYK correctly. PMS spot colors MUST be converted to CMYK.
Bleeds:  Bleed size is 1/8". Live material not intended to bleed off the trimmed page should be confined to 1/4" from the trimmed edge.