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Cover, Page & Spread Size, Dimensions & Resolution Specifications - 8.5 x 11 Book

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  • Permanently deleted user

    Can you convert that to picas?

  • Aaron Greco

    Pica Conversion:
    8.5" = 51 picas
    8.75" = 52.5 picas
    11" = 66 picas
    11.25" = 67.5 picas
    17" = 102 picas
    17.25" = 103.5 picas

  • Lori Brown

    What are the specs for a 1/4 ad?

  • Aaron Greco

    Full Page Ad = Spec above to incorporate bleed off page or 8.5" x 11" on page
    1/2 Page Ad = 8.5" x 5.5"
    1/4 Page Ad = 4.25" x 5.5"
    "Business Card" Ad = 4.25" x 2.275"

  • Jenn Hilber
    The object have a W x H measurement above them. What is the measurement? It doesn't seem to be picas or inches.
  • Aaron Greco

    Hi Jen! The objects on the page have the WxH in Pixels above them.  Since screen resolution is at 72 DPI (dots per inch) you can divide the pixel dimensions by 72 to get the measurement in inches.

  • Veronica Patlan

    Aaron is there a way to add a border around the cover photo?

  • Aaron Greco

    Hi Veronica,
    Yes, if you add a photo to the cover you can add a frame to it and set the background of the cover to be the same color. Make sense?

  • Angela Hagedorn

    when looking at the layout of the covers, is the right side or left side the front cover? from where I am sitting. does that make sense?

  • Debbie

    Hi Angela - The front cover is on the right side. Looking at your cover and currently it is set up with the student artwork on the back cover.