Content Channel

Materials Due Date: Creative is due 30 days prior to the launch date.

When submitting creative, please send the following items:

  • Company Logo: High resolution preferred (.eps, .psd, or .png).  
  • Brief company description as it relates to the topic: Recommended 300 characters including spaces (will be used for SEO purposes)
  • Web Ads: Will be used to run on content channel homepage 100% of the time and up to 25,000  impressions on stories tagged with the content channel topic
    • Super Leaderboard
    • Medium Rectangle
    • Half Page
    • Wallpaper
  • Asset for In-Channel promotion: Max 3 assets (.pdf or url)
    • Title
    • Short description (150 characters including spaces)
WEB ADS

Super Leaderboard


Dimensions
: 970px × 90px

Mobile Dimensions: 320px × 50px

File Formats: .gif, .jpg, 3rd party tags

  • Max Length: 10 sec. maximum 
  • File Size: 40K 
  • Max Loops: 3
  • Click here for a list of approved third-party vendors.

Medium Rectangle

Dimensions: 300px × 250px

File Formats: .gif, .jpg, 3rd party tags

Max Length: 10 sec. 

Max File Size: 40K

Max Loops: 3

Click here for a list of approved third-party vendors.

*You may submit up to three different creatives for the three right hand rail spots

Half Page

Desktop dimensions: 300px × 600px

Mobile dimensions: 300px × 250px

File Formats: .gif, .jpg, 3rd party tags

Max Length: 10 sec. 

Max File Size: 40K

Max Loops: 3

Click here for a list of approved third-party vendors.

*You may submit up to three different creatives for the three right hand rail spots


Wallpaper


Wallpaper – High Impact Unit

Dimensions: 1600px × 1000px
File Formats: 

Image Media Types: Image URL, GIF, JPG, BMP, PNG.  Recommended 200KB max.

Third-Party Tags/HTML Assets: Zipped HTML files, INS tags, and other third party HTML tags must be coded to be responsive (resize to the width of the page/context that they are placed in).  Zipped files must adhere to the same file size limits as other file types listed above

Max Length: n/a
Max File Size: 150K or less
Max Loops: 0
Recommended: Place CTA in the first 700px vertically and 130px horizontally on each side.

Click here for a list of approved third-party vendors.

Integrated Wallpaper with Sign-Up Form

This ad unit includes a full-page background image with half-screen creative or form that displays upon page load then pauses or fades behind content as useer scrolls down page.

Image:

  • Full page graphic: 1600px × 800px (can be a static image or HTML5 canvas)
  • Overlay graphics: 196px × 205px (can be HTML, a static image, or HTML5 canvas)
  • File Formats: .jpg, .png, .gif

Sign-Up Form:

  • To input your custom sign-up form, swap and adjust the HTML content on the layer named “video.”
  • Size: 454px × 409px
  • File Format: HTML
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*This ad format contains layers that are pertinent to the ads correct functionality. Unless specified here, we advise you to not tamper with layers containing custom Java Script or change the names of layers.

Example:

Demo Link: Click Here


 

Integrated Wallpaper with Video

This ad unit includes a full-page background image with half-screen creative or video that displays upon page load then pauses or fades behind content as the user scrolls down the page.

Image:

  • Full page graphic: 1600px × 800px (can be a static image or HTML5 canvas)
  • Overlay graphics: No specific size required. Recommended max width: 800px (can be a static image or HTML5 canvas)
  • File Formats: .jpg, .png, .gif

Video:

  • 1:1 or 16:9 ratio
  • Max Width: 1920px × 1080px
  • Min Width: 300px × 250px, 480px × 270px
  • Video Format: MP4, MOV
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*This ad format contains layers that are pertinent to the ads correct functionality. Unless specified here, we advise you to not tamper with layers containing custom Java Script or change the names of layers.

Demo Link: Click Here

EXAMPLE