Digital Advertising

GSA Connection, GSA Today issue eAlerts

Geoscience-related organizations may place digital ads in certain Society media for promotion of items of interest to the geological community.

Currently, digital ads are accepted in:

  • GSA Connection: e-news magazine distributed mid-month to more than 34,000 [sent by email]
  • GSA Today issue eAlerts: distributed to more than 13,000 monthly upon release of GSA Today issue [sent by email]

In accordance with The Geological Society of America’s (GSA) mission to advance the geosciences and to support the geoscience workforce, GSA offers advertising services. GSA accepts tasteful geoscience-related advertisements that may be of interest to the geoscience community. The Society reserves the right to decline advertising at its sole discretion.

Acceptance of advertising does not in any manner constitute GSA’s endorsement or recommendation of the providers’ products, services, policies, or practices.

Rates

1x 3x 6x 12x
Digital Ads $350
per month
$333
per month
$315
per month
$294
per month


Discounting may be offered
if client is also advertising in other GSA publications.
Exhibitors:
special discounts may apply.

Recognized ad agencies: Digital ads are not commissionable.

GSA Connection: Position Placement
New: Leader ad. One per issue [inquire for availability]: add $215 position fee to rate
Above the fold: 4 placements available
Top position: [inquire for availability]: add $175 position fee to rate 
2nd-4th position: [inquire for availability]: add $150 position fee to rate

Deadlines

GSA Connection

  • Requests for digital ad space must be received by the 20th, one month prior to the issue;
  • final art file is due by the 30th, one month prior to the issue.
  • GSA Connection is released by email mid-monthly.

GSA Today issue eAlerts

  • Inquire about availability [one leader ad per issue].
  • Requests for digital ad space must be received by the 20th, one month prior to the issue.
  • final art file is due by the 30th, one month prior to the issue.
  • The issue alert releases the last week of the month preceding issue.

Digital Ad Specifications

GSA Connection

  • 100 pixels wide × 200 pixels tall
  • 72 dpi
  • 256 colors
  • Static file (no animations)
  • File format: .png, .gif or .jpg
  • File size: 10kb or less

GSA Today issue eAlert

  • 728 pixels wide × 90 pixels tall
  • 72 dpi
  • 256 colors
  • Static file (no animations)
  • File format: .png, .gif or .jpg
  • File size: 10kb or less

Ad content must be relevant to the geosciences and in good taste. Keep text to a minimum and legible.

Include contact information (web, phone, email) in the ad or link directly to organization website. Client must provide viable link and assumes responsibility for accuracy.

Send as e-mail attachment to advertising@geosociety.org. Include company contact name, address, phone number, and e-mail address with all correspondence.

Payment

Advertising Manager will contact client with cost of advertisement and collect payment (client doesn't pay through GSA website).

Terms: Payment due upon receipt. Credit cards accepted.

Rates & Information

Product / Service Ads
> GSA Today Display Ads monthly print/digital issues

> GeoMart Services & Supplies web page
Classified / Recruitment Job Ads
Classifieds / Recruitment Job Ads
Job Board/web and GSA Today/print
Digital Ads
Display Ads
Web | E-mail
Contact
Ann Crawford
GSA Advertising Manager
advertising@geosociety.org
+1-303-357-1053
+1-800-472-1988, ext. 1053 (toll-free)