Advertising: Print and e-Zines

An advert booked in the print edition of EngineerIT, Energize, Vector and/or PositionIT is automatically published in the corresponding e-Zine edition as well.

Note: The relevant insertion quantity rate applies to the total number of adverts booked in a single order across all EE Publishers magazines. For example, if 3 adverts are booked in EngineerIT and 3 adverts are booked in Energize, then the 6 to 11 insertion rate applies.

Price per insertion, excluding VAT

Full colour ad size Energize, EngineerIT, Vector PositionIT
1 – 2 insertions
Full page R26 430 R23 783
1/2 page, vert/hor/A5 R18 500 R16 648
1/3 page, vert/hor R15 858 R14 270
1/4 page R13 215 R11 891
3 – 5 insertions
Full Page R24 448 R21 999
1/2 page, vert/hor/A5 R17 114 R15 400
1/3 page, vert/hor R14 669 R13 200
1/4 page R12 224 R11 000
6 – 10 insertions
Full Page R22 466 R20 216
1/2 page, vert/hor/A5 R15 726 R14 151
1/3 page, vert/hor R13 480 R12 130
1/4 page R11 233 R10 108
11+ insertions
Full page R21 144 R20 216
1/2 page, vert/hor/A5 R14 800 R14 151
1/3 page, vert/hor R12 686 R12 130
1/4 page R10 572 R10 108
Special positions
Front covers Prices on request
IFC, OBC, IBC Standard rate plus 10% premium
Bellybands (front & back covers) Prices on request
Loose inserts (Only local labels)
1 – 2 sides (80 – 128 gsm A4) R15 370
3 – 4 sides (80 – 128 gsm A4) R20 750
Other paperweights & sizes Price on request

NoteFor overseas bookings, prices available on quotation and (15%) VAT is chargeable for all bookings from outside SA.

Download the 2019 media kits

Energize media kit | EngineerIT media kit | PositionIT media kit | Vector media kit

Each media kit includes the following information:

  • The target audience, readership and circulation
  • Subject matter covered
  • Mission statement and statement of editorial policy
  • Publisher, editorial and advertising contact details
  • Advertising rates and data
  • Terms and conditions of sale
  • Monthly features

Specifications for supplied advert artwork

Advertising material can be supplied in JPG, TIF or PDF format, high resolution (300 dpi), with fonts embedded, and in CMYK.

If an A4 advert is designed to bleed off the page, a 5 mm bleed must be added all round. Keep important information (text, logo’s, etc.) in type area.

A4 size:
Type size: 
260 mm high x 180 mm wide
Trim size: 297 mm high x 210 mm wide
Bleed size: 307 mm high x 220 mm wide

1/2 A4 vert size: 260 mm high x 90 mm wide
1/2 A4 hor size: 
130 mm high x 180 mm wide

1/3 page vert size: 260 mm high x 60 mm wide
1/3 page hor size: 
80 mm high x 180 mm wide

1/4 page vert strip size: 260 mm high x 40 mm wide
1/4 page landscape strip size: 
60 mm high x 180 mm wide

Booking deadlines, cancellations and terms

All bookings subject to EE Publishers terms of sales at

Space booking deadline: 15th of the month prior to publication.
Material deadline: 20th of the month prior to publication.

No booking, order or copy instruction received by EE Publishers for the placing of advertising material in the publications may be transferred to or from any other third party, without the prior written consent of EE Publishers.

No cancellations will be accepted after the space-booking deadline, or without prior written consent and confirmation from EE Publishers. Bookings for special positions are irrevocable, (inside front cover (IFC), outside front cover (OFC), inside back cover (IBC), outside back cover (OBC), centre spreads) and may not be cancelled.