Q. How do I submit an ad?
A. Visit our Submit Your Ad page.
Q. Where can I find your mechanical specifications?
A. Visit our Specs page.
Q. How do I know which rates I qualify for?
A. Please contact us for rate information.
Q. What is your delivery area?
A. Download The Seattle Times coverage map.
Q. What is your circulation?
A. Read about our circulation and other stats on our Newspaper & Circulation page.
Q. If I have preprinted inserts or polybags, where do I send them?
A. Deliver preprinted inserts or polybags to:
The Seattle Times North Creek Production Facility
19200 120th Ave. NE
Bothell, WA 98011
Attention: Traffic Manager
Northcreek is open 7 days a week 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
For more information, call 425.489.7030.
Read more about inserts on our Specs page.
Q. Will I receive reports showing how my digital campaign is performing?
A. Yes. The coordinator managing your campaign will provide reporting at set points during the campaign.
Q. Will I receive screenshots of my digital campaign after it launches?
A. Yes. The coordinator managing your campaign will provide screenshots of your live ads after the campaign has launched.
Q. Can I purchase the creative files for the digital banners The Seattle Times
has built for me so I can use them for other campaigns on other websites?
A. Yes. Contact your account executive for a quote.
Q. What is the maximum file-size allowed for banner ads?
A. The specific file-size restrictions are dependent upon the type of ad.
For details, visit our Specs page.
Q. Do you accept animated .gifs?
A. Yes, we accept animated .gifs with certain restrictions. Visit our Specs page for details.
Q. Are expanding ads allowed?
A. We allow expansion for many of our banner ad products, though not all.
Visit our Specs page for details.
Q. Do you accept third-party tags?
A. We accept third-party tags for most of our advertising products. There are some products, however, for which we are not able to accept tags. Visit our Specs page for details.
Q. Can I use a tracking pixel?
A. Yes, we accept tracking pixels. For details, please see our General Policies page.