In addition to the websites, IDG Consumer & SMB’s flagship brands, Macworld and PCWorld, produce digital subscriptions and apps in a variety of forms to help you stay on top of today’s fast-changing technology. Combining product reviews, valuable tips, and analysis of the latest news developments; Macworld and PCWorld provide you with what you need to know about the universe of internet and technology products.

PCWorld Digital

PCWorld offers buying advice through opinionated reviews and PCWorld Labs-based evaluations of new products, provides authoritative analysis of technology news and trends, and gives practical tips on everything from troubleshooting Windows to securing wireless networks. PCWorld is also the only tech news outlet in its category that routinely pursues investigative and consumer-advocacy stories. Engaging , jargon-free writing and friendly design make the articles as enjoyable as they are useful.

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MAR 9 Feb 16/11 Feb 16 Tue 1 Mar 16
APR 16 Mar 16/18 Mar 16 Tue 5 Apr 16
MAY 13 Apr 16/15 Apr 16 Tue 3 May 16
JUNE 17 May 16/19 May 16 Tue 7 Jun 16
JULY 14 Jun 16/16 Jun 16 Tue 5 Jul 16
AUG 13 Jul 16/15 Jul 16 Tue 2 Aug 16
SEPT 16 Aug 16/18 Aug 16 Tue 6 Sep 16
OCT 14 Sep 16/16 Sep 16 Tue 4 Oct 16
NOV 12 Oct 16/14 Oct 16 Tue 1 Nov 16
DEC 14 Nov 16/16 Nov 16 Tue 6 Dec 16

PCWorld Digital Specifications

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PCWorld offers web enabled ads in our Enhanced Digital and Zinio Editions. Connect the reader with your website and/or the website of a retail partner at no additional cost.

*Will be inserted into our replica editions.

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File Format: JPG

10 inch Android Photoshop Ad Dimensions:
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Resolution: 300ppi
Color Mode: RGB
File Format: JPG

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Video Feature >>

High Quality Video
Codec: H.264
Resolution: 1280×720
Sequence: 30 fps
File Format: .mp4
Bitrate: 2mps (We recommend to lower this.)

Audio Settings
Codec: AAC-LC
Bitrate: 128kbps
File Format: .mp4

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PCWorld Digital Ad Delivery

(Please upload all digital assets as .zip files.)

E-mail:
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E-mail attachments must not exceed 10MB. When larger, send files via our FTP site.

FTP Incoming
FTP Host: ftp.pcworld.com
User ID: pcwadsin | Password: oktopost
Directories: /incoming

For Assistance, contact:
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(415) 267-1716
ad_traffic@pcworld.com

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Macworld Digital

In every issue of Macworld you’ll get Mac news and reviews in our MacUser section, discover great Mac apps in our Mac Gems column, read the latest iPhone and iPad news in iOS Central, find the very best of the App Store in our App Gems column, get a shot of productivity in Working Mac. Also, find tips on how to take control of your digital entertainment life with Playlist, make the most of your photos and videos with Create, and get the best tips and tricks in the business from Help Desk (featuring Mac 911 and Mac OS X Hints). Last but not least, Macworld provides some of the best timely feature stories and insightful opinion columns that you’ll find in the Apple ecosystem!

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Month Ad Close/File Due Posting Live
JAN 2 Dec 15/4 Dec 15 Tue 22 Dec 15
FEB 18 Dec 15/22 Dec 15 Tue 19 Jan 16
MAR 26 Jan 16/28 Jan 16 Tue 16 Feb 16
APR 2 Mar 16/4 Mar 16 Tue 22 Mar 16
MAY 30 Mar 16/1 Apr 16 Tue 19 Apr 16
JUNE 4 May 16/6 May 16 Tue 24 May 16
JULY 1 Jun 16/3 Jun 16 Tue 21 Jun 16
AUG 28 Jun 16/30 Jun 16 Tue 19 Jul 16
SEPT 3 Aug 16/5 Aug 16 Tue 23 Aug 16
OCT 30 Aug 16/1 Sep 16 Tue 20 Sep 16
NOV 28 Sep 16/30 Sep 16 Tue 18 Oct 16
DEC 2 Nov 16/4 Nov 16 Tue 22 Nov 16

Macworld Digital Specifications

Standard*

PCWorld offers web enabled ads in our Enhanced Digital and Zinio Editions. Connect the reader with your website and/or the website of a retail partner at no additional cost.

*Will be inserted into our replica editions.

10 inch iPad Photoshop Ad Dimensions:
1746 pixel wide x 2330 pixel high
Resolution: 300ppi
Color Mode: RGB
File Format: JPG

10 inch Android Photoshop Ad Dimensions:
1617 pixel wide x 2575 pixel high
Resolution: 300ppi
Color Mode: RGB
File Format: JPG

Standard Plus

We offer audio and video in our Enhanced Digital and Zinio Editions. Please ask your Sales Director for production charges.
Video Feature >>

High Quality Video
Codec: H.264
Resolution: 1280×720
Sequence: 30 fps
File Format: .mp4
Bitrate: 2mps (We recommend to lower this.)

Audio Settings
Codec: AAC-LC
Bitrate: 128kbps
File Format: .mp4

Premium

We offer additional interactive options in our Enhanced Editions only. Please ask your Sales Director for production charges.

Macworld Digital Ad Delivery

(Please upload all digital assets as .zip files.)

E-mail:
ad_traffic@macworld.com
E-mail attachments must not exceed 10MB. When larger, send files via our FTP site.

FTP Incoming
FTP Host: transfer.macworld.com
User ID: drop-folder
Password: dr0pm3 (Note: That is a zero.)

For Assistance, contact:
Nancy Jonathans
(415) 267-1716
ad_traffic@macworld.com

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