Meredith Ad Specs
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Ad NameDimensionsSupported File Types (HTML5 see Addt'l Details)Max File Size Max Animation LengthPlacements and FunctionalityThird Party Accepted**Deadline
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RICH MEDIA
Expandable Leaderboard
Collapsed: 728x90
Expanded: 728x180
3rd Party Tagᶧ (acceptable Z-index range - 5,000-1,999,999) Collapsed: 200 KB
Expanded: 200 KB
ᶧ15 sec max animation; max of 3 loops; max 24 fpsAll pages
•User initiated on click to expand down to 728x180, over top of site branding. Click to close (collapse) ad to get back to default state.
•User initiated on mouse-over to expand down to 728x180, over top of site branding. Mouse-over to close (collapse) ad to get back to default state.
Yes
5 business days prior to start date
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Expandable RectangleCollapsed: 300x250
Expands Horizontally: 600x250
3rd Party Tagᶧ (acceptable Z-index range - 5,000-1,999,999) Collapsed: 200 KB
Expanded: 200 KB
ᶧ15 sec max animation; max of 3 loops; max 24 fpsAll pages
•User initiated on click to expand horizontally to 600x250, over top of site branding. Click to close (collapse) ad back to default state.
•User initiated on mouse-over to expand down to 600x250, over top of site branding. Mouse-over to close (collapse) ad to get back to default state.
Yes
5 business days prior to start date
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Floating Rich MediaVariable DimensionsJPEG, PNG, GIFᶧ, 3rd Party TagᶧJPEG, PNG, GIFᶧ: 200 KB JPEG, PNG, GIFᶧ: ᶧ15 sec max animation; max of 3 loops; max 24 fps All pages • Ad will appear on visitor's initial visit (1x per day) to the page, user must click to close.200 KB (initial load) / 300 KB (subsequent load); 1.1 MB host initiated video, unlimited for user initiated video; min. 24 fps for video, 15 sec max length (unlimited user-initiated)
5 business days prior to start date
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In Banner VideoAny Standard SizeHTML5ᶧ, 3rd Party Tagᶧ200 KB (initial load) / 100 KB (subsequent load)1.1 MB host initiated video, unlimited for user initiated video; min. 24 fps for video, 15 sec max length (unlimited user-initiated)All pages
•Audio and Video must be user-initiated.
•Must contain easily manipulated close button and audio controls.
Yes
5 business days prior to start date
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Pencil PushdownCollapsed: 980x30/970x90
Expanded: 980x300/970x250
JPEG, PNG, GIFᶧ, 3rd Party Tagᶧ (acceptable Z-index range - 5,000-1,999,999) JPEG, PNG, GIFᶧ: Collapsed: 200 KB
Expanded: 200 KB
ᶧ15 sec max animation; max of 3 loops; max 24 fpsAll pages
•Audio and Video must be user-initiated.
Homepage and Category pages
•Expansion: Expanded version is delivered once per day on each users' initial visit to the page; switches to collapsed version after 10 sec.
•Controls: Expansion on mouse-over, stays open until mouse-off.
200 KB (initial load) / 300 KB (subsequent load) Both sizes (Open & Close) MUST be built into one tag; 2.2 MB host initiated video, unlimited for user initiated video; min. 24 fps for video, 30 sec max length (unlimited user-initiated)
5 business days prior to start date
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Billboard970x250
Must contain easily functioning close button and audio controls.
HTML5ᶧ, 3rd Party Tagᶧ (acceptable Z-index range - 5,000-1,999,999) 200 KB (initial load) / 1MB (subsequent load)2.2 MB host initiated video, unlimited for user initiated video; min. 24 fps for video, 30 sec max length (unlimited user-initiated)All pages
•Audio and Video must be user-initiated.
Optional -
The ad unit collapses to display "Show Ad" in one of the following ways:
• Text icon (88x31 px image) with "Show Ad"
• "Show Ad" text with client logo (196x31 px image)
Yes
5 business days prior to start date
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Footer PencilCollapsed: 100x90
Expanded: 980x90
JPEG, PNG, GIFᶧ, 3rd Party Tagᶧ (acceptable Z-index range - 5,000-1,999,999) JPEG, PNG, GIFᶧ: Collapsed: 200 KB
Expanded: 200 KB
ᶧ15 sec max animation; max of 3 loops; max 24 fpsHomepage and Category pages
•Expansion: Expanded version is delivered to user once per day.
•Capabilities: User may collapse the ad which will create a leave behind on the left side of the screen.
200 KB (initial load) / 300 KB (subsequent load) Both sizes (Open & Close) MUST be built into one tag; 2.2 MB host initiated video, unlimited for user initiated video; min. 24 fps for video, 30 sec max length (unlimited user-initiated)
5 business days prior to start date
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RICH MEDIAWallpaperSee PDF link for template in Placements and Functionality column.
•1600x1200 maximum dimensions
•Allow 1160 px in center for site content •Center color MUST BE Hex#efefef or R-239,G-239,B-239
JPEG, PNG200 KBNo AnimationHomepage and Category pages •Must be a sponsorship.
•Text and logos need to be located in optimal viewing area, optimal viewing area is for DESKTOP users due to the width of the site.
Download template here: http://www.meredithbroadcastdigitalsolutions.com/adspecs/Wallpaper_Specs_KTVK.pdf
No
5 business days prior to start date
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Page Wrap•2560x1600px background image dimensions
•Closed state: 1160x60px •Expanded state: 1160x500px Example:
Publisher built• Background image: 500kb • Closed image: 40kb • Expanded image: 60kbᶧ15 sec max animation; max of 3 loops; max 24 fpsClosed State • Provide logo and/or text for closed state OR 800x40px transparent static PNG containing logo and/or text
• CANNOT include call-to-action or sponsoring text (Click Here, Click to Expand, Learn More, Sponsored by, etc.)
• Auto-expand for 1x per user per day, click-to-expand thereafter
• Expand icon will be applied by Meredith

Expanded State
• Provide images and text to be used as messaging OR 1160x500px transparent static PNG containing images and text to be used as messaging
• Will click through to advertiser URL provided
• Close button will be applied by Meredith
• Video is not supported

Background Image
• Must be an image, color, or graphic
• CANNOT include floating product images or text
• CANNOT be distracting or busy
• Closed state and expanded state messaging will appear over the background image and should be considered when choosing and designing a background image
• Non-clickable
*Meredith reserves the right to reject assets deviating from specifications
No
5 business days prior to start date
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