Ad & Editorial File Submissions
All Magazines

Mission Accomplished!

Mahalo for submitting your files.

They have been sent successfully to our production department.
Should there be any issues, we will be sure to contact you.

BEFORE YOU UPLOAD

PRINTING SPECIFICATIONS

  • 175 Lines Per Inch
  • CMYK

ACCEPTED FILE TYPES
(In order of preference):

  • Acrobat PDF/X-1a (Or high-resolution PDF with fonts embedded.)
  • Photoshop (EPS or TIFF)
  • Illustrator (EPS or AI)
  • InDesign (Must include all supporting fonts/files.)

COMPRESSION

  • ZIP
  • SIT
  • JPG (use highest quality settings)
  • TIF (LZW)

FONTS

  • With Illustrator or Photoshop files, embed all fonts, flatten or convert to outlines or paths.
  • Type must not have styles applied (bold, italic etc.). The actual (bold or italic) version of the font must be selected.

COLORS

  • CMYK or GRAYSCALE
  • Please check your color pallets to make sure there aren't any RGB or Pantone used.

IMAGES

  • Saved as TIFF or EPS format, and must not contain extra channels.
  • Maximum ink coverage no more than 300%.
  • At least 300dpi at actual size.
  • NO RGB COLORS please.

DIRECTORY IMAGES / LOGOS

  • At least 4.5" wide.
  • Saved as TIFF, EPS or JPG format, and must not contain extra channels.
  • At least 300dpi at actual size.
  • Outlined vector format or bitmap TIF files at 1200 dpi.
  • All LINEART saved as a bitmap TIFF at 1200-2400 dpi.
  • RGB COLORS ok. 

Celebrating Over 35 Years In Hawaii

For over 3 decades, The Best Publishing Company has been producing a series of elegant and popular Visitor Magazines for the islands of Maui, The Big Island and Kaua‘i.  Our magazines and guides are distributed for free throughout the Islands and also on the web.  

LOCALS KNOW BEST!  Our magazines and guides are published by established Hawaii residents.  We pledge to provide you with the local insight that you need to make your Maui, Kauai or Big Island vacation experience THE BEST it can possibly be!