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We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Magazine Fund for the creation of this website.
Established 1989

2015 Advertising Rate Card: No. 27
Effective January 2015

Note: After 25 years of continuous publication, The Country Connection Magazine has been retired, however, this website will continue to provide archived stories and other information including events, gallery listings, and the studio tours of Ontario and western Quebec.

Published by:
Pinecone Publishing
691 Pinecrest Road, Boulter ON K0L 1G0

Shipping Address:
691 Pinecrest Road, Boulter ON K0L 1G0

Phone: 613-332-3651



Country Market Classifieds
$25 minimum for up to 40 words,
additional words $1.00 each.
To advertise go to the Classified Ratecard

Special Events Directory
including exhibitions, shows, theatre, festivals, and winter/spring studio tours. To advertise a studio tour on this website, go to the Studio Tour Directory rates below. $25 for basic listing–includes 50-75 word description.
To advertise in the Events Directory,
go to the application.

Gallery Directory
including community galleries and artist's studios
$25 for basic listing–includes 50 word description.
To advertise in the Gallery and Studio Directory,
go to the application.

Studio Tour Directory

$50 for basic listing–includes 50-75 word description.
To advertise your studio tour, go to the application.


Text may be submitted by email or attached Word document. Images should be sent at 72 dpi resolution. We can accept most formats including, JPG files in RGB format, TIF and PDF files. Higher resolution images will be reformatted to suit the web.

Publisher, Advertising: Gus Zylstra


Web ads appear on 20 of our most popular magazine landing pages. All ads are arranged in a vertical column down the right side of the page, as it is arranged on this page.


Button Ad:
160 pixels wide x 50 pixels high
$9.95/month or $89.95/year

Small Ad:
160 pixels wide x 100 pixels high
$18.95/month or $169.95/year

Large Ad:
160 pixels wide x 200 pixels high
$29.95/month or $249.95/year

Skyscraper Ad:
160 pixels wide x 400 pixels high
$49.95/month or $399.95/year

Ads should be submitted as GIF or JPG files at 72 dpi resolution, and optimized for the web.


Google Analytics tracking is installed on this site.
From February 12 to March 13, 2015, the tracker reported 1873 pageviews in 1159 sessions by 1021 visitors.
*The trend is for higher traffic throughout the summer/autumn season, and lower traffic in the winter months.
Traffic will be monitored and posted here on a regular basis.

For more inforamtion contact Gus Zylstra: E-mail

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Reach us at Pinecone or write Pinecone Publishing, 691 Pinecrest Road, Boulter ON K0L 1G0, Canada • Phone: 613-332-3651
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