Advertising

Advertising in The Bridge is a great way to both get the word out about what you’re offering and support your local independent paper. We print 5,000 to 9,500 copies of the paper, depending on the issue, and distribute them at a wide range of Washington County locations — plus, our second issue of each month is always mailed free to every 05602 household. Our focus is ultra-local, our stories are well written, our paper is professionally edited and laid out and we’ve got one of the most comprehensive and well-read local events calendars. We’ve got a reputation as a quality paper, and we have a strong following of local readers who care about the issues and people that matter to our community. Advertising in The Bridge works!

We offer display advertising, classifieds, real estate listings and inserts, plus opportunities for advertising in or sponsoring a variety of supplements and special issues over the course of the year. For more information on current ad deals and specials, contact Michael (michael@montpelierbridge.com), Rick (rick@montpelierbridge.com) or call 802-223-5112, ext. 11.

Rates

Current display ad rates are $15 per column inch. We run on four columns, with a maximum height of 15 inches.

Inserts are $85.00 per 1,000.

Classifieds are $25.00 for up to 50 words and $0.50 per each additional word over the first 50 words.

Premium Placement: Requests to have your ad appear in a particular place within the paper will be accommodated for an additional 10% fee.

Discounts

10% discount for 4 to 6 ads, 20% for 7 or more ads (over 6 months; for ads $50 and larger only)
5% discount if prepaid
5% discount for nonprofits

Design details 

1 column = 2.4 inches
2 columns = 4.94 inches
3 columns = 7.47 inches
4 columns = 10 inches

PDF, JPG, and TIF files accepted. Send all files at 600 dpi.

We can also design your ad for you! We provide design services at no additional charge. Just ask!

Deadlines

Advertising deadline is the Friday before publication.

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