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Private Party Ad Form
For commercial advertising rates, please call
Classified Advertising Department at 925/600-0840
RATES (All ads must be prepaid)
*Rates are effective May 1, 2004
1) FREE ADS - The Weekly
will publish your "Lost & Found" or "Freebies"
categories ad for up to two weeks free of charge. All free ads must
be submitted via e-mail (email@example.com), by fax (925/600-9559),
or by mail or personal delivery to our offices. No phone calls will
be accepted. Free ads are for non-commercial and private party advertisers
2) PRIVATE PARTY ADS - Private party individuals may place word ads in all other categories of the newspaper at a special rate of $5 per week for up to 5 lines of text ($1 per line per week for additional lines). All private party ads must be prepaid.
3) WORD ADS - Commercial
individuals or businesses may place word ads in the appropriate categories.
All word ad rates are based on 5 lines of text (1/2 inch) and are
per week with a 2-week minimum requirement. Word ads may not contain
art work or logo. Home Services categories require a 13-week minimum.
"Word" ads require a 2-week minimum .
4) DISPLAY ADS - Rates are
per week column inch. Employment ads require 2-week minimum. Home
Services category ads require a 13-week minimum. All other classified
display ads require a 6-week minimum. Ads may contain borders, logos
and other art work and rates are based on 10 lines of text (1-inch).
Commissionable rates apply only to advertising agencies. Please
call our Classified Advertising Department for more details at (925)
5) POLICIES & REQUIREMENTS
All private party ads must be prepaid. The Pleasanton Weekly assumes
responsibility for errors in copy ONLY for the first insertion. Any
adjustment or credit will not exceed the value of the ad. Frequent changes
in copy of private party ads that are not corrections may incur a $5
alteration fee. The publisher waives any and all claims or consequential
damages due to errors. The Pleasanton Weekly cannot assume responsibility
for the claims or performance of its advertisers. The Pleasanton Weekly
reserves the right to refuse, edit or reclassify any ad solely at its
discretion without prior notice.
Space Reservation: Before 5pm
Monday for Friday's issue.
Ad Copy & Layout: 12 pm Tuesday.
Please note that the information containing your
ad request is not encrypted. If you are concerned about this, print
out this page and fax it to the Weekly (925/600-9559).