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Advertising in GQ India Magazine

Advertising in GQ India Magazine
Popular Options
Full Page

Full Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 3,38,100

Offer Rate

₹ 2,87,500
Premium Options
Double Spread

Double Spread

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 6,72,750

Offer Rate

₹ 5,04,562
Cover Page

Cover Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 9,77,500

Offer Rate

₹ 7,33,125
**5% GST is applicable on the above rates
Artwork Submission : 1 Week Prior To The Publication Date
Booking Deadline : 2 Weeks Prior To The Publication Date
On Shelf Date : 5th of every month

Language

English

Frequency

Monthly

Area Covered

India

Circulation

30,000

Readership

90,000

Category

Entertainment, Fashion And Lifestyle

About GQ India Magazine Advertising

Why advertise in GQ India Magazine?

GQ India tells you what a man's got to do: from style, gadgets and sports to fitness, cars and women. Gold-standard editorial content unfurled in real-time, all in GQ’s quirky and irreverent tone.

Facts and Figures of GQ India Magazine

Readership Profile

60% of the GQ readers are between 25 - 45 years of age

75% of the GQ readers own 2 or more cars

55% of the GQ readers travel abroad 2 or more times for work and holiday

90% of the GQ readers are affluent and own high end gadgets

30% of the GQ readers own luxury watches

55% of the GQ readers love to shop luxury clothing and accessories in India

Editorial Calendar
MonthTopicBooking DeadlineMaterial Deadline
January 2019Fashion | Fitness | Fragrances5th December 201810th December 2018
February 2019Spirits | Travel | Fashion Accessories5th January 201910th January 2019
March 2019GQ Home | Italy Special| Spring Summer Fashion Trends5th February 201910th February 2019
April 2019High Street Fashion + Footwear | Style Awards | IPL5th March 201910th March 2019
May 2019Denim Special + Eyewear Special + Footwear | IPL5th April 201910th April 2019
June 2019GQ Home | Cricket World Cup | GQ Best Dressed5th May 201910th May 2019
July 2019Grooming | Cricket World Cup5th June 201910th June 2019
August 2019Annual Watch Report 20195th July 201910th July 2019
September 2019GQ Home | Autumn/Winter Fashion Trends5th August 201910th August 2019
October 2019GQ 11th Anniversary | Men of the Year Awards5th September 201910th September 2018
November 2019Wedding Special | Luxury Special5th October 201910th October 2019
December 2019GQ Home | Whiskey Special | GQ’s 50 Most Influential Young Indians5th November 201910th November 2019

Who should Advertise ?

GQ India Magazine has carried advertisement of various brands covering multiple categories. Some of the brands who have advertised earlier are shown below:

Past Advertisers
Client NameCategory
BMWAutomobile
RolexLuxury Watches
CartierLuxury Goods
TissotWatches
ChivasScotch Whiskey

Execution Process

Steps in Execution

Step 1: Select Variables: Media Option, Ad Position, Number of Insertions and Magazine Issue Dates. 

In case you need any help with planning, please write to help@TheMediaAnt.com



VariablesSample Variable Selections
Media OptionFull Page/ Back Cover/ Gatefold
Ad PositionRegular/ Premium/ Innovative
Number of Insertions1/ 3 / 7
Magazine Issue DatesJanuary/ February/ May

Step 2: Email the filled table to help@TheMediaAnt.com or Create Package online at The Media Ant.

Step 3: We will check the ad space availability and prevailing discount at the time of booking.

Step 4: Upon confirmation of availability from our end, you need to submit the artwork and make the payment.

Proof of Execution

Post release of your ad in GQ India Magazine, TheMediaAnt would deliver a hard copy of the magazine to the address shared during booking. In addition, a picture of the ad in GQ India magazine's respective edition to be shared via email.

Similar Media

Other options in Fashion and Lifestyle Category

In addition to GQ India magazine advertising, one can explore more similar options and they are provided below.​


1. Similar Magazines in Fashion and Lifestyle Category2. Click here to view other magazines in Fashion and Lifestyle Category. ​

FAQs

How do I know my ad has been placed?

Once the advertisement is printed in GQ India Magazine, copies of GQ India Magazine are sent to the client within one working week.

When do I get the Hard copy of GQ India Magazine?

With in 10-12 days of publishing GQ India Magazine you will likely to get the Hard Copy on request.

Media Kit

Why Advertise In GQ India Magazine?

GQ India Magazine advertising provides a unique opportunity for brand owners. The Magazine itself is produced by quality publisher and is utilized by many prestigious, high-end brands to support their advertising campaigns. GQ India Magazine advertising is a proven method to target decision-makers and opinion leaders with a high-income. GQ India advertising offers multiple opportunities to target a captive audience in an uncluttered environment with inspiring advice, insights and host of fascinating features. Reach out to the decision makers and professionals across India by placing ads.

Effectiveness Of GQ India Magazine Advertising

Message Impact

Full-page GQ India Print Magazine ads rich with color and visual imagery can attract attention and enhance the visual presentation of your products. Magazines commonly use glossy finish and allow for full-color spreads. You can use bleed images or color backgrounds -- meaning have them extend all the way to the page edges, without a border -- to present a product image that really stands out.

Audience Interest

A major factor of GQ India Magazine advertising effectiveness relative to many other media is the interest of the audience. Readers typically have strong interest in the theme or topic of GQ India Magazine. Finding this close link between readers and your brand is critical to effectiveness.

Repeated Exposure

Also contributing to the effectiveness of GQ India Magazine ads is the potential for ongoing, repeated exposure. Homeowners and businesses commonly have Magazine racks or other spaces where they keep GQ India for other readers or repeat use. This gives you the potential to reach a large number of people with one copy and the same reader multiple times. Plus, since GQ India Magazine are a static medium, readers can analyze or look at your message indefinitely.

Ways In Which GQ India Magazine Deliver Engagement

  • The strong positive brand values of the GQ India Magazine can transfer onto the advertisements.
  • Because advertisements are relevant and valued, ad clutter is not a problem in GQ India Magazine.
  • Readers take action as a result of seeing advertising in GQ India Magazine.
  • Targeting with precision and without wastage is a key strength of GQ India Magazine.
  • Creative formats such as gatefolds, textures, special papers, samples, sponsorship, advertisement features (‘advertorials’), and so on can create additional impact and interaction.
  • Advertising in GQ India Magazine is a great, cost-effective way to reach an exclusive group of affluent and highly educated managers, owners, professionals and executives.
  • Tips For GQ India Magazine Branding

    • Booking the ad space earlier helps with an optimum placement.
    • GQ India Magazine is a product catalog and maintains a premium image. They have the right to reject creatives that don't abide by their aesthetic guidelines.

    How The Media Ant Can Help You

    The Media Ant is uniquely positioned to help you grow your business with highly effective, targeted print media buying. We as an advertising agency provide advertisers with the opportunity to target key professionals. Magazine advertising can be an expensive business, and that's why we take time to study you and your market to ensure that your budget is well spent. We guarantee you the best rates for Magazine advertising.

Question:

What is the difference between Bleed and Non Bleed ad?

Answer:

Bleed is an ad type where content is beyond the area which will get trimmed while binding the magazine.  Non Bleed ad is one where all content is within the safe area. 




Question:

I have just placed my first ad in a magazine. Anything that I should be aware of?

Answer:
  1. There is  a delay of upto 7 days in printing of the ad and magazines hitting the shelf
  2. You will receive hard copy of the magazine with ad within 15 days of the publication. Magazine come to us first and then we courier it to you. 

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