Technical Requirements

SUBMISSION OF READY ADS

FTP: ftp://78.28.250.94
Username: li_reklama
Password: LI_reklama

Designs in jpg format send by e-mail to: reklama@lilita.lv

Designs on DVD or CD-ROM deliver to Žurnālu izdevniecība LILITA, 21, Merķeļa str. LV1004, Riga, Latvia.

PLEASE ATTACH:

  • a print-out (or send jpg by e-mail)
  • title
  • client
  • name of the designer and his/her phone number

SIZE OF ADVERTISEMENT

  • Before designing the ad, please check the specific sizes of different ads in different magazines.
  • When designing full page and spread ads leave 5mm bleed.

SIZE OF ADVERTISEMENT

  • Lilit, Lilit (in latvian), Latvijas Architektūra, Latvijas Būvniecība
    page size 229 x 297 mm (bleed size 239 x 307 mm);
  • Copes Lietas, Patron
    page size 210 x 297 mm (bleed size 220 x 307 mm);
  • SIN
    page size 217 x 283 mm (bleed size 227 x 293 mm);
  • GEO
    page size 213 x 270 mm (bleed size 223 x 280 mm).
 

WHEN DESIGNING YOUR ADS ON MAC OS

  • When designing your ads in Adobe Illustrator:
    1. all texts in outline format;
    2. pictures in TIFF format recommended;
    3. fail saved as EPS;
    4. attach all pictures.
  • When designing your ads in Adobe Indesign:
    1. all texts in outline format or all fonts included;
    2. pictures in TIFF format recommended;
    3. file saved using Package function.
  • ADS in PDF format:
    1. accepted only for full page and spread ads;
    2. all texts in outline format;
    3. when exporting to PDF, check that:
      Compatibility: Acrobat 4 (PDF 1.3)
      Compression: Zip
      Bleed: 5mm
      Transparency Flattener: High Resolution
  • Pictures:
    1. in CMYK;
    2. 300 dpi;
    3. do not LZW compression for TIFF
  • Fonts: Open Type fonts are recomended.
  • Fail compression: Only StuffIt (.SIT), ZIP (.ZIP).

WHEN DESIGNING YOUR ADS ON A PC

  • Pictures in TIFF format, CMYK, 300 dpi, not compressed;
  • Text as outlines outlines (text as curves);
  • Save as Adobe Illustrator (AI) format;
  • Attach all pictures.
  • When designing your ads in CorelDraw: before submission, please, do the following:
    1. Convert text as outlines.
    2. Save as Adobe Illustrator (AI) format.
    3. Before submission double check the exported file!!!