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Expanding AD Specifications

  • Expansion on user interaction only, either click or roll-over/out with only 25% of the banner enalbing expansion capability.
  • Panels must have a visible close button (X CLOSE) 100% of the time located in the upper right hand corner within the expandable panel.
  • Audio can only be on user click, either on click to expand or click for audio; video may play automatically
  • Stop/Mute and Start buttons are required
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970x66
  • Can run on the Homepage
  • 40K initial load with up to 100K polite download or up to 2.2 MB for third party hosted video
  • 970x418 max expandable panel
  • expansion must be down
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728x90
  • 40K initial load with up to 80K polite download or up to 2.2 MB for third party hosted video
  • 728x450 max expandable panel
  • expansion must be down
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300x250
  • Can run on the Homepage
  • 40K initial load with up to 80K polite download or up to 2.2 MB for third party hosted video
  • 350x250, 300x500 max expanded panel
  • expansion must be to the LEFT and TOP of the unit
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336x280
  • 40K initial load with up to 80K polite download or up to 2.2 MB for third party hosted video
  • 600x280, 336x750 max expanded panel
  • expansion must be to the LEFT and TOP of the unit
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160x600
  • 40K initial load with up to 80K polite download or up to 2.2 MB for third party hosted video
  • 550x600 max expanded panel
  • expansion must be left
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300x600
  • 50K initial load with up to 80K polite download or up to 2.2 MB for third party hosted video
  • 600X600 max expanded panel
  • expansion must be LEFT

Floating/Interstitial AD Specifications

  • Cannot exceed 10 seconds
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Floating Intro
  • 500x500 max
  • Must play automatically into 728x90 or 300x250
  • Can be replayed on user click
  • 80K Flash/Initial Load
  • 160K Polite Load
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Interstitial
  • 500x500 max
  • 80K Flash/Initial Load
  • 160K Polite Load
  • Interstitial units must not have a X CLOSE button, close automatically, or have a built-in frequency cap

Video In-Banner AD Specifications

  • 40K initial load with up to 80K polite download or up to 2.2 MB for third party hosted video
  • Audio must be user initiated on click
  • Stop, start and volume controls are required
  • Video cannot loop and cannot exceed 30 seconds