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Advertising in PC Quest Magazine

Advertising in PC Quest Magazine
Popular Options
Full Page

Full Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 2,00,000

Offer Rate

₹ 80,000
Half Page

Half Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 1,54,000

Offer Rate

₹ 45,000
Premium Options
Double Spread

Double Spread

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 3,98,000

Offer Rate

₹ 1,60,000
Cover Page

Cover Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 4,20,000

Offer Rate

₹ 1,80,000
**5% GST is applicable on the above rates
Artwork Submission : 1 Week Prior To The Publication Date
Booking Deadline : 20th of previous month
On Shelf Date : 1st of every month

Language

English

Frequency

Monthly

Area Covered

India

Circulation

75,000

Readership

510,000

Category

IT, Computer And Animation

About PC Quest Magazine

PC Quest is the second oldest IT publication in the country. It's positioned in the enterprise IT implementation space and helps key IT decision makers to understand technologies, choose the right products and solutions, and implement the right IT solutions. PC Quest is ranked as the number one magazine by IT purchase decision makers across the country in helping them with their IT purchases. Established in 1987, PC Quest (earlier PC World India), is the fastest growing infotech monthly in India.

Magazine Soft Copy

Find Soft Copy of the PC Quest Magazine. You can download or view it to see the reader profile of PC Quest  Magazine.

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Past Advertisers
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Redington
  • Acer
  • Sony
  • Apple
  • Razor

Facts and Figures

Editorial calender
IssueTopicsEvent
April - 2018i) Cloud Telephony – The New Communications Option for SMBs ii) Auto Ancillary Sector Special1. TechTour 2018 - Round the Year Emerging Cities Conference Series; 2. Rajya Ratna – State Capital based SMB Award Shows (Lucknow, Patna, Guwahati - for 8 sisters; Ahmedabad; Chandigarh – for Punjab & Haryana; Kolkata; Chennai; Vijaywada; Mumbai; Delhi)
May - 2018i) Budget friendly & easy to use online HR & Payroll solutions for SMBs - ii) IT/BPO Sector SpecialTech Tour 2018
June - 2018I) Effective anti-virus solutions for SMBs ii) PCQuest Case Book: Annual IssueTech Tour 2018
July - 2018I) Building a user friendly and secure WiFi network ii) Smart Phone SpecialTech Tour 2018
August - 2018I) Should SMBs go for ERP on the Cloud ii) Healthcare Sector SpecialTech Tour 2018
September - 2018I) Smarter office automation for SMB ii) Education Sector SpecialTech Tour 2018
October - 2108I) Digital marketing strategies for SMBs ii) Textile Sector SpecialTech Tour 2018
November - 2018I) How SMBs are leveraging technology for customer management ii) Gems & Jewellery Sector Special
December - 2018I) Power for SMB Business ii) NBFC Sector Special
January - 2019I) UC – Breaking SMBs Distance Barriers ii) e-Commerce Sector SpecialTech Tour 2019
February - 2019I) Smart surveillance for SMBs ii) Architecture & Design Sector SplTech Tour 2019
March - 2019SMB Best Deployment – Case StudiesTech Tour 2019
Readership Profile - Designation
ProfileSplit
IT Managers54%
CIO / CTO28%
Others18%

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.

How do I know my ad has been placed?

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

PC Quest is the second oldest IT publication in the country. It's positioned in the enterprise IT implementation space and helps key IT decision makers to understand technologies, choose the right products and solutions, and implement the right IT solutions. PC Quest is ranked as the number one magazine by IT purchase decision makers across the country in helping them with their IT purchases. Established in 1987, PC Quest (earlier PC World India), is the fastest growing infotech monthly in India.

Why Advertise In PC Quest Magazine?

PC Quest 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. PC Quest Magazine advertising is a proven method to target decision-makers and opinion leaders with a high-income. PC Quest 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 PC Quest Magazine Advertising

Message Impact

Full-page PC Quest 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 PC Quest 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 PC Quest Magazine. Finding this close link between readers and your brand is critical to effectiveness.

Repeated Exposure

Also contributing to the effectiveness of PC Quest Magazine ads is the potential for ongoing, repeated exposure. Homeowners and businesses commonly have Magazine racks or other spaces where they keep PC Quest 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 PC Quest Magazine are a static medium, readers can analyze or look at your message indefinitely.

Ways In Which PC Quest Magazine Deliver Engagement

  • The strong positive brand values of the PC Quest Magazine can transfer onto the advertisements.
  • Because advertisements are relevant and valued, ad clutter is not a problem in PC Quest Magazine.
  • Readers take action as a result of seeing advertising in PC Quest Magazine.
  • Targeting with precision and without wastage is a key strength of PC Quest 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 PC Quest Magazine is a great, cost-effective way to reach an exclusive group of affluent and highly educated managers, owners, professionals and executives.
  • Tips For PC Quest Magazine Branding

    • Booking the ad space earlier helps with an optimum placement.
    • PC Quest 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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