Send your text and images for an Akimbo, Akimbit or Web Listing in 1 email to info@akimbo.ca

Text Guidelines
  • Include in body of email or as a text attachment. Do not send as PDF.
  • Maximum of 1,000 words.
  • Maximum of 15 hyperlinks. Embed links in content, rather than including inline. Avoid duplicate links.
  • Image captions/credits must be included within your copy.
  • Contact information (address, email and/or phone) must be included. We also suggest that you include your social media handles for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  • Please include the level of accessibility of your venue according to our definitions.
Image Guidelines
  • Maximum 3 images (including logos)
    – If multiple images or logos are required in a prescribed layout, they must be provided as a single image.
  • Maximum 2MB per image
    – Our layout is 600 pixels wide, but larger images are encouraged. Image dimensions of approximately 2,000 pixels are great!
  • All images must be included as JPG or PNG attachments.
    – When saving as a JPG, ensure that the Quality is set to Very High (approximately 85 – 95) to avoid a loss in image quality.
  • We cannot accept images embedded in Word documents.
    – Images embedded within documents are helpful as layout guides, but they cannot be extracted effectively.
Akimbit Thumbnail Image
  • In addition to the 3 posting images, you may provide a 200×200 pixel image or logo in JPG format for the Akimbit thumbnail. If no thumbnail is provided, we can create one by using an image from your content.
Social Media 
  • Send the social media handles or specific hashtags you would like used
  • Send 2-3 images that can be used on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Please refrain from sending images with overlaid text.
Social Media – Recommended Image Size
  • Square Image: 1080 x 1080 px
  • Horizontal Image: 1230 × 630 px
  • Vertical Image: 1080 × 1920 px
  • Instagram Album: Please ensure all images are the same size, whether they are square, horizontal or vertical.
  • Please note: If images are not the recommended size, they may be cropped or resized for each social platform.