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Digital Trends offers a wide variety of online ad opportunities, ranging from custom-built interactive ad units to standard display banners. For examples and additional spec information for available ad formats please see below.

Featured Ad Units

Tech Specifications

Dimensions

970x250

File type

JPEG, PNG, SWF

File size

40k, Polite file size: 75k

Timing

Tiles rotate anywhere between 1-3 seconds

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

7business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT custom unit. DT will build out this unit, except for the standard 300x250 portion of the unit.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

970x250

File type

JPEG, PNG, SWF

File size

40k, Polite file size: 75k

Timing

Tiles rotate anywhere between 1-3 seconds

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

7business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT custom unit. DT will build out this unit, except for the standard 300x250 portion of the unit.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

970x250

File type

(PSD + Vast tag only for video asset

File size

Initial load 50kb, up to 1mb polite load time

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT hosted only.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

1440x415px with a 970px wide safe sone

File type

PSD, JPG, PNG

File size

75k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

7 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. Big Top can be static or Rich. DT hosted only.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

1440x70px, 970px safe area

File type

PSD, JPG, PNG

File size

75k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

7 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT hosted only.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

Big Top: 1440x415px Bartender: 1440x70px both with a 970px safe zone

File type

PSD, JPG, PNG

File size

75k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

7 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT hosted only.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

300x600 total. Top Banner- 300x100. Bottom Banner- 300x40

File type

PSD, JPG

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval

Other

Using, API, RSS or JSON we are capable of pulling in social content. *Works with most social network sites.

Notes

DT hosted only.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

970x1600

File type

JPEG, PNG

File size

40k, Polite file size: 75k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT hosted only. The 1600 px height is for bleed and the background should not come to a hard end. Actual size of the unit is 970x790

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

300x1050

File type

JPEG, PNG,PSD

File size

40k, Polite file size: 75k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT hosted only.

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Tech Specifications

Content Types

How to, Interviews and Profiles, Travel Guides

Supporting Media

Skin, 300x250, 728x90

Creative lead time

5 business days for a rough cut after concept approval

Development lead time

3 business days + 24 hours trafficking lead time

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

970x752

File type

JPEG, PNG, PSD

File size

Homepage: 100k, Category: 80k

Timing

Animation up: 4 seconds max, Duration: 5 seconds max, Animation down: 1 second max

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Creative services available. DT hosted only. Ad tiles can be suppressed. Close button and timer provided by DT.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

1440 safe width, 1018 unsafe content area

File type

JPEG, PNG, PSD

File size

250k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval

Notes

Custom background color for smooth transition. Safe area above DT content area dependent on leaderboard size.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

970x750

File type

JPEG, PNG, PSD

File size

100k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval

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Event or Trade Show Sponsorship

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Tech Specifications

Supporting media

Skin, 300x250, 728x90

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received (for custom units)

Development lead time

5 business days from final creative approval (for custom units)

Trafficking lead time

24 hours from final approval

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Tech Specifications

Supporting media

Skin, 300x250, 728x90

Creative lead time

3 business days per piece of content

Development lead time

3-5 business days from content approval

Trafficking lead time

24 hours

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Brand Championing and Conquesting

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Tech Specifications

Supporting Media

Skin, 300x250, 728x90

Trafficking Lead time

48 hours

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Standard Ad Units

Tech Specifications

Dimensions

728x90, 970x66, 970x90, 970x250, 948x250, 970x200, 970x418

File type

GIF, JPEG, PNG, Flash

File size

40k

Polite file size

75k

Animation length

30 seconds, 3 loops

Rich media

Yes

Expanded size

728x90 to 728x315, 970x66 to 970x418

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received-If Digital Trends is creating.

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval-If Digital Trends is creating.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

300x250

File type

GIF, JPEG, PNG, Flash

File size

40k

Polite file size

75k

Animation length

30 seconds, 3 loops

Rich media

Yes

Expanded size

560x250

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received-If Digital Trends is creating.

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval-If Digital Trends is creating.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

300x600, 300x1050

File type

GIF, JPEG, PNG, Flash

File size

50k

Polite file size

85k

Animation length

30 seconds, 3 loops

Rich media

Yes

Expanded size

560x600, 560x1050

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received-If Digital Trends is creating.

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval-If Digital Trends is creating.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

16:9 displayed at 650x365

File type

H.264 (MP4), FlashVideo (FLV)

File size

100MB

Maximum length

30 seconds

Frame per second

30

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received-If Digital Trends is creating.

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval-If Digital Trends is creating.

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Mobile Banner

Tech Specifications

Dimensions

320x50, 300x50, 300x250

File type

GIF, JPEG, PNG

File size

15k

Animation length

15 seconds, 3 loops

Rich media

Yes

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received-If Digital Trends is creating.

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval-If Digital Trends is creating.

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Mobile Interstitial

Mobile Interstitial

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

1280x1920

File type

JPEG, PNG, PSD

File size

30k

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received-If Digital Trends is creating.

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval-If Digital Trends is creating.

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Tech Specifications

Dimensions

728x90, 970x66

File type

GIF, JPEG, PNG, Flash

File size

40k

Polite file size

75k

Animation length

30 seconds, 3 loops

Rich media

Yes

Expanded size

728x90 to 728x315, 970x66 to 970x418

Creative lead time

5 business days from date assets are received-If Digital Trends is creating.

Development lead time

2 business days from final creative approval-If Digital Trends is creating.

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