Advertising Formats and Specifications

Click the links below to view the dimensions for our new:
  • Standard Formats
  • Advanced Formats
  • Section Specific Formats

  • Click here to download our advertising formats PDF.
    Click here to download our detailed advertising specifications PDF.

    Tabloid formats: To advertise in our Franchises, In Conference and other similar products, please download the Tabloid Specifications Manual.

    Please note: Our specifications and production information may be subject to change and refinements. Please visit GlobeLink frequently to obtain the latest information.

    Newspaper column sizes
    The outside dimensions of our newspaper are 9.88" wide x 20" deep (10 columns x 280 agate lines).



    Click below to view a unit conversion chart and our classified column sizes.

    Conversion chart
    Unfamiliar with certain units of measurement? Use our conversion chart below to translate measurements into units more familiar to you.



    Classified column sizes



    Standard newspaper advertising sizes

    The advertising options shown below are the approved standard display formats for The Globe and Mail newspaper.

    Click on an ad format image to view it larger on your screen.



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    Advanced newspaper advertising formats

    We also offer a wide variety of eye-catching advanced formats to help your message stand out. Below are examples of our advanced display advertising options for The Globe and Mail newspaper, together with basic specifications.

    Click on the ad format image to make it and the specification details larger on your screen.



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    Section-specific newspaper advertising sizes

    The advertising options shown below are specific to certain sections/positions within The Globe and Mail newspaper.

    Click on an ad format image to view it larger on your screen.

    Section Specific Ads - Front News

    Section Specific Ads - Globe Style

    Section Specific Ads - Globe Travel


    Section Specific Ads - Globe Drive

    Section Specific Ads - Globe Arts(Tuesday - Saturday Metro edition)

    Section Specific Ads - Globe Life (Wednesday Metro editiom)
    Globe T.O. (Saturday Metro edition)

    Position Specific Ads


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    Contact Us
    Please contact your sales representative if you have any questions or require additional information about our new advertising formats.