Federation of Genealogical Societies

Advertising in the FGS Forum

FORUM readers should know about your products and/or services. 
The Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) publishes FORUM, a quarterly electronic magazine providing current information on subjects of interest to genealogists. FORUM readers include the leadership of member societies and individual subscribers.
Advertising Rates
Size Dimensions 1X 4X
Full Page 8.5" W x 11" H $200 $600 ($150/issue)
Half Page 7.5" W x 4.5" H or 3.5" W x 9" H $110 $320 ($80/issue)
Quarter Page 7.5" W x 2.25" H or 3.5" W x 4.25" H $75 $220 ($55/issue
Eighth Page 3.5" W x 2.25" H or 2.25" W x 3.5" H $40 $120 ($30/issue)


Guidelines and Terms
  • Advertising copy which exceeds the above measurements may be proportionately reduced to fit at the discretion of the publisher.
  • Files should be submitted in JPEG, TIFF, or PDF format in color.
  • FGS reserves the right to refuse any advertisement. 
  • All advertising must be prepaid.
  • To earn multiple issue discount, all insertions must be prepaid with the first ad.  
  • Confirm space and send copy to advertising@fgs.org.
Copy Deadlines
Issue Copy Deadline Publication Date
1 15 Jan 15 Mar
2 15 Apr 15 Jun
3 15 Jul 15 Sep
4 15 Oct 15 Dec
View a sample issue of FORUM:  Vol. 27, No. 4, Winter 2015 (published January 2016). 
Send any questions to advertising@fgs.org