HERE MEDIA 2017
DIGITAL ADVERTISING SPECIFICATIONS


CREATIVE ADVERTISING SPECS

DESKTOP CREATIVE
Ad TypeDimensionsMax File Size (Site Served)Max File Size (3rd Party Served)AudioAnimation RestrictionsTechnical Details
Billboard970x66, 970x90, 970x60, 970x25050K50K (Initial Load)
100K (Polite Load)
Yes (User Initiated ONLY)5 max (Loops) 30fps (Frame Rate) 30s max (Time)Accept third party tags, internal redirects, GIF, JPG, PNG, HTML 5. Host-initiated expansion max: 8 seconds, after which unit must auto collapse. After user interaction unit must auto collapse after 30 seconds.
Leaderboard728x9050K50K (Initial Load) 100K (Polite Load)Yes (User Initiated ONLY)5 max (Loops) 30fps (Frame Rate) 30s max (Time)Accept third party tags, internal redirects, GIF, JPG, PNG, HTML 5. Maximum panel expansion is 728x270 down
Medium Rectangle300x25050K50K (Initial Load) 100K (Polite Load)Yes (User Initiated ONLY)5 max (Loops) 30fps (Frame Rate) 30s max (Time)Accept third party tags, internal redirects, GIF, JPG, PNG, HTML 5. Max panel expansion is 500x500 left. (Only banners on the right rail of the sites allowed to expand)
Half Page300x60050K50K (Initial Load) 100K (Polite Load)Yes (User Initiated ONLY)5 max (Loops) 30fps (Frame Rate) 30s max (Time)Accept third party tags, internal redirects, GIF, JPG, PNG, HTML 5. Maximum panel expansion is 600x600 left. (Only banners on the right rail of the sites allowed to expand)
Wallpaper/Skin1920x1080100KN/AN/AN/AStatic image only (JPG/ PNG) A single image 1920 pixels wide by 1080 pixels deep. The middle 1170 pixels will not be visible. Wallpapers are static and do not scroll. Wallpaper may not be visible on all computer screens.
MOBILE CREATIVE
Ad TypeDimensionsMax File Size (Site Served)Max File Size (3rd Party Served)AnimationDeviceTechnical Details
Mobile Leaderboard320x5050K50K (Initial Load)
100K (Polite Load)
AcceptedPhone / Tablet / Mobile WebAccept third party tags, internal redirects, .gif, .jpg, .png, Html 5.
Medium Rectangle300x25050K50K (Initial Load)
100K (Polite Load)
AcceptedPhone / Tablet / Mobile WebAccept third party tags, internal redirects, .gif, .jpg, .png, Html 5.
Half Page300x60050K50K (Initial Load)
100K (Polite Load)
AcceptedPhone / Tablet / Mobile WebAccept third party tags, internal redirects, .gif, .jpg, .png, Html 5.
Leaderboard728X9050K50K (Initial Load)
100K (Polite Load)
AcceptedTabletAccept third party tags, internal redirects, .gif, .jpg, .png, Html 5.




INTERSTITIAL
Ad TypeDimensionsMax File Size (Site Served)PlatformTechnical Details
Desktop Interstitial300x250, 300x600, 600x400100KDesktopStatic image only (GIF/ JPG/ PNG)
Mobile Interstitial320x460, 300x250100KMobileStatic image only (GIF/ JPG/ PNG)




VIDEO CREATIVE
Ad TypeResolutionMax File Size (Site Served)Max File Size (3rd Party Served)Aspect RatioLengthTechnical Details
Linear (Pre-Roll/Mid-Roll/Post-Roll) 640x360 / 480x270 512MB 512MB 16:9 (4:3 not supported) 15-30 seconds max Accepted Video Formats: Asset Files (MP4/ MOV/ MPEG/ WEBM/ 3GPP), VAST redirects, VPAID, and YouTube Video Keys. Must be compatible with IMA SDK (FLV and SWF no longer supported) 
Native (Instant Play) 480p (min) 720p (rec) (HD Preferred) 1,000MB VAST/VPAID Not supported 4:3 min
16:9 rec
30 seconds rec Hosted Video Only. Accepted Video File Formats: 3g2, 3gp, asf (streaming for Windows Media Player), avi, dv, flv (VP6), mov (QuickTime multimedia), mpeg, mpg (MPEG-1 and MPEG-2), qt (QuickTime), wmv (Windows Media Video), mp4 (H.264)
*If thumbnail size > 225px wide, the video will autoplay, and continue to play inline if the user clicks on thumbnail
*If thumbnail size ≤ 225px wide, the video will autoplay, but will expand to a card if the user clicks to watch more
Native (Click To Play) 480p (min) 720p (rec) (HD Preferred) 1,000MB VAST/VPAID Not supported 4:3 min
16:9 rec
30 seconds rec Accepted Video Formats: YouTube/Vine/Instagram URL or Video File for Hosted Videos (MP4). No spaces in video file. Sharethrough supports any video size (HD preferred) but at least 720p video quality in MP4 is recommended.
*If thumbnail size > 225px wide, the video will autoplay, and continue to play inline if the user clicks on thumbnail
*If thumbnail size ≤ 225px wide, the video will autoplay, but will expand to a card if the user clicks to watch more
In-Content (inRead) 1920x1080 (max) 640x360 (min) 200MB 5MB 16:9
(4:3 not supported)
30 seconds max Accepted Video Formats: mov, flv, mpeg4, avi or VAST redirect




NEWSLETTER
ListDimensionsMax File Size (Site Served)Creative DueSent OnTechnical Details
Advocate.com 300x250 20K5 business days before sendDaily (Excluding Holidays)Static image only (GIF/ JPG/ PNG) and a click-through link.
Out.com 300x250 20K5 business days before sendTuesdays & ThursdaysStatic image only (GIF/ JPG/ PNG) and a click-through link.
OutTraveler.com Compass300x250 20K5 business days before sendWednesdays & FridaysStatic image only (GIF/ JPG/ PNG) and a click-through link.