The Illinois Chess Association offers advertising on its web site www.il-chess.org for products and services we believe will be of interest to the Illinois chess community. Your advertising dollars help support the ICA and chess in Illinois.

Advertising Options

All space ads include a link to the advertiser's web site. Please provide the link URL with your advertising artwork. Ad artwork should be submitted as 72 dpi jpegs, gif or animated gif, to the correct size, in RGB color mode. Two sizes are available, as shown to the right of this page.

  • Regular ad, 145 pixels wide x 108 pixels tall: $25 per month per location ($20 per month for ICA Affiliate members)
  • Large ad, 145 pixels wide x 216 pixels tall: $40 per month per location ($35 per month for ICA Affiliate members)

    Note: an additional charge (minimum $20) applies for any ad not supplied to the correct specification

The available locations for ads are:

  • On our Home page, in the right column, as shown here.
  • On our Events pages, in the right column, as shown here. Because ads on the Events pages also appear on all individual event listings; we do not accept chess tournament or tournament organizer advertising on our Events pages.

All advertising must be paid in advance by check or PayPal. Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information on how to make a payment.

ICA reserves the review and/or decline advertising it feels is not suitable for its readership.

ICA Affiliate membership is designed for companies who want to support ICA's mission. Affiliate members receive a listing on our Affiliate member page, as well as discounts on space ads, event listings and camp listings. Click here to join the ICA as an Affiliate member.

Questions?

If you have any questions about advertising with ICA, or would like to inquire about ad placement options other than those listed here, feel free to contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..