Arabian Horse Life Magazine...

A New Magazine for all AHA Members!

 

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AHL masthead-final-purpleArabian Horse Life (AHL) magazine is a magazine about Arabian horses and the people who love them. 

Now a member benefit, all 23,000+ AHA members will receive a complimentary print issue of AHL, six times per the calendar year. For just a $40 AHA membership, you could get a copy of AHL for FREE! And for a limited time, the magazine is still available to non-members for a subscription fee of $40/year. 

 

Looking to advertise? AHL has the largest circulation of any Arabian horse publication and reaches ALL AHA members!

 

AHL magazine will include stories, infographics, editorial and features about:

 

  • People who express their love for the breed in big and small ways
  • Feature products utilized in AHA member barns and facilities
  • Training tips for hands-on amateurs
  • Profiles of significant individuals that moved the breed forward
  • Horses that inspire us and you
  • Highlights from AHA National Shows and Rides
  • AHA programs that reward and recognize your member involvement
  • Highlights of AHA and open events that show off the diversity of the Arabian breed
  • Stories of romantic and fascinating history of the Arabian breed

 

...and much more! 

 

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Want more? Become an AHA member today and start receiving Arabian Horse Life magazine! 

 

Want to receive even more great industry news and stories? Join today to receive our bi-weekly Arabian Horse Life Enewsletter by clicking here.

 

Behind-The-Scene Photos Now Available From Arabian Horse Life

 

At each of our national shows, AHA takes fun, candid photos, capturing the joy of the show. You can now order those photos online and have it delivered right to your door via SmugMug. Click the image below to view the photo gallery and start shopping!

 

* If you would like official win or arena photos, please visit the official national show photographers' webpage.

 

 

 

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 Arabian Horse Life Blog

 

Want to read even more fun, educational and Arabian horse industry specific articles? Check out the Arabian Horse Life Blog today!

 

 

  

 

 

2017 AHL Media Kit

For 2017 rates and advertising specifications, check out the Arabian Horse Life magazine 2017 Media Kit

 

We also have advertising opportunities in each of our National Event Show Programs. View the 2017 Media Kit for pricing and ad specs.

 

If you are interested in being a commercial advertiser, please email sales@arabianhorses.org to request a media kit. 

 

Be sure to take a look at our Special Advertising Packages and rates! We've got a package to meet everyone's needs - whether you want to go strictly digital, a multi-page, print spread or a back cover option - we've got something for you!

 

If you are interested in advertising, download the insertion form here, or contact Uriah Quezada, Marketing & Sales Administrator at 303.696.4559 to be directed to a sales team member.

 

 

Submitting Your Advertisement

DROPBOX

Please email Publications at publications@arabianhorses.org and we will send you a DropBox link to our Advertisers Folder where you can easily drag and drop (upload) your Ad File(s). Please also name your file(s) accordingly so we can identify your Ad from other Advertisers. Example: ABC Horses Full Pg Ad AHL Issue3.pdf


In addition, a low-res screen shot must be sent to advertising@arabianhorses.org or faxed to 303.696.4599, ATTN: Advertising

 

SCANS

First four photo scans per page are at no charge. Five or more scans per advertising page - $250

 

 

Photographs and Artwork Guidelines - PRINT ONLY

Glossy color photographs unmarked and untrimmed are preferred, however B&W are accepted. A rough sketch of any desired artwork is satisfactory. The publisher is not responsible for photographs or artwork; however we will make all attempts to return them.


Click here for a cheat sheet on AHL advertising specifications.

 

DIMENSIONS

Full Page/Bleed Size …………… 8.625" x 11.125"
Full Page/Trim Size …………….. 8.375" x 10.875"
Full Page/Live Area …………….. 8.000" x 10.500"
2/3 page …………………………… 4.625" x 9.600"
1/2 page …………………………… 7.125" x 4.625"
1/3 page (Vertical) ………………. 2.250" x 9.600"
1/3 page (Horizontal) …………… 4.625" x 4.625"
1/4 page …………………………… 3.500" x 4.625"
1/6 page (Vertical) ………………. 2.250" x 4.625"
Two-Page Spread/Bleed Size 17.00" x 11.125"

 


ADVERTISING MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS

The following are the digital specifications for customer and agency-submitted ads. Failure to adhere to these specifications may result in the ad materials being returned for revisions.

    1. The magazine uses a Macintosh OSX operating platform and therefore can only accept certain criteria.

Acceptable files include:

 

(.pdf) - Fonts MUST be embedded
  • CMYK
  • 375 dpi or higher image resolution
  • All EPS images saved in Illustrator CS1 or higher, all fonts converted to outlines.
  • Hard-copy proof, laser or screen shot MUST be sent to AHA, ATTN: Elizabeth Bilotta 
(.tif) - Flattened

  • CMYK
  • 375 dpi
  • LZW Compressed
(.jpg) - High resolution 375 dpi minimum at actual size

  • CMYK
  • 375 dpi
  • High or Maximum Resolution Compression Only

 

Acceptable storage media:

CD - ROMs
DVD - ROMs
      Before sending any media, scan for viruses with an up-to-date virus scanning program. If a virus is detected on your media it will be returned to you for virus removal.


Acceptable electronic file transferring methods:

 

DROPBOX

 

Please email Publications at publications@arabianhorses.org and we will send you a DropBox link to our Advertisers Folder where you can easily drag and drop (upload) your Ad File(s). Please also name your file(s) accordingly so we can identify your Ad from other Advertisers. Example: ABC Horses Full Pg Ad AHL Issue3.pdf

 

Acceptable color profiles and resolution:

 

Images must be in a CMYK color mode
Images must have a resolution of 375 pixels per inch (375 ppi or 375 dpi)
All colors used in a document must be defined as CMYK process colors
Spot colors must be converted to CMYK

 

 Acceptable fonts

 

Type 1 PostScript fonts which include both the printer font and the screen font
TrueType fonts are UNACCEPTABLE.
(Due to time constraints, any fonts not submitted will be substituted with a similar font)
    1. Along with the digital file, a digital color proof or a high-resolution monochrome laser-print must be submitted at 100-percent actual size with crop marks (.TIF and .JPG files are exempt.)
    2. All advertising materials will be stored for three (3) years after the last issue in which the ad was printed and then destroyed unless written instructions for its return are received.
    3. When submitting ads, please pay close attention to the sizes on the rate card.

 

NOTICE


Arabian Horse Life does not condone the alteration of horses in photographs that appear in advertisements within the magazine and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of photographs supplied by other than its own staff. It's the reader's responsibility to satisfy themselves concerning the appearance and conformation of a horse before making a business decision.

Advertising containing pedigrees or claims regarding racing, performance or halter must conform to records kept by the Arabian Horse Association. Copy that is in variance with OFFICIAL RECORDS may be changed as necessary to meet this requirement WITHOUT THE CONSENT of the advertiser.

In case of typographical errors or omissions the publisher shall not be liable for damages beyond a percentage of the cost of the advertisement.

 

Artwork Guidelines & Pricing for Web Banner and Email Advertisements

Web Banner:

 

Homepage, horizontal banner 700 px w x 250 px h - Pricing is $300/month

 

Interior pages, tower banner: 275 px w x 350 px h - Pricing is $150/month

 

Preferred format: JPEG or PNG; 72 dpi

 

Email Blast:

 

650 px wide

 

Preferred format: JPEG, PNG or PDF; 72 dpi

 

Personnel

For general inquiries about adverting in the magazine, contact sales@arabianhorses.org

 

 Veronica Allman

Sales Representative

veronica.allman@arabianhorses.org  

907.631.9662

 

Veronica

Marge Dixon

    Sales Representative

  marge.dixon@arabianhorses.org  

  815.440.4035 or

  303.597.8684  

 

 Marge Photo

      Theresa Weaver

       Sales Representative    theresa.weaver@arabianhorses.org

     256.701.4242

 

   Theresa Weaver

 

Stephanie Ruff

Managing Editor

 stephanie.ruff@arabianhorses.org 

303.696.4581 or 717.860.6976

Stephanie Ruff

Chris Pacardi

Sales Representative

 chris.picardi@arabianhorses.org  

617.549.3916

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Elizabeth Bilotta

Sr. Graphic Designer

  elizabeth.bilotta@arabianhorses.org

303.696.4517

 

 

DeEtta Houts-Schey

Sales Manager & Graphic Designer

deetta.houts-schey@arabianhorses.org

303.696.4527

 

 

Bev Brinson

Graphic Designer

 bev.brinson@arabianhorses.org

303.696.4584


 

Modern Arabian Horse is no longer in print, with it's final issue released in December of 2016. 

Recognized for Excellence, Modern Arabian Horse magazine received numerous accolades and awards, including:

 

AHP Award Ad_Border 

2015, 2014, 2012, 2010, 2007

American Horse Publications

 

2010, 2008, 2007

United States Equestrian Federation Pegasus Award Winner

 

2007

United States Equestrian Federation Overall Excellence in Media Winner