Vogue Digital Ad Specs Digital Ad Specs

Standard Banner

Format
Devices
AD Size
Condé Nast-hosted File Format
3rd Party Serving
Details
Square
Mobile
420 x 420px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 420 x 420px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 840 x 840px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5 - [ ZIP ] - 420 x 420px < 150kb ( HTML5 Guidelines )
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] - 420 x 420px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 420 x 420px < 150kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only
Sticky Hero (M)
Mobile
320 x 100px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 320 x 100px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 640 x 200px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5 - [ ZIP ] - 320 x 100px < 150kb ( HTML5 Guidelines )
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] - 320 x 100px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 320 x 100px < 150kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only
MPU
Desktop
Mobile
300 x 250px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 300 x 250px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 600 x 500px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5 - [ ZIP ] - 300 x 250px < 150kb ( HTML5 Guidelines )
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] - 300 x 250px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 300 x 250px < 150kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only
Double sky
Desktop
Mobile
300 x 600px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 300 x 600px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 600 x 1200px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5 - [ ZIP ] - 300 x 600px < 150kb ( HTML5 Guidelines )
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] - 300 x 600px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 300 x 600px < 150kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only
Leaderboard
Desktop
Tablet
728 x 90px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 728 x 90px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 1456 x 180px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5 - [ ZIP ] - 728 x 90px < 150kb ( HTML5 Guidelines )
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] - 728 x 90px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 728 x 90px < 150kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only
Billboard
Desktop
970 x 250px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 970 x 250px < 150kb
  • HTML5 - [ ZIP ] - 970 x 250px < 150kb ( HTML5 Guidelines )
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] - 970 x 250px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 970 x 250px < 150kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only
Large Mobile Banner
Mobile
320 x 100px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 320 x 100px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 640 x 200px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5 - [ ZIP ] - 320 x 100px < 150kb ( HTML5 Guidelines )
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] - 320 x 100px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 320 x 100px < 150kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only

Richmedia Banner

Format
Devices
AD Size
Condé Nast-hosted File Format
3rd Party Serving
Details
Interscroller
Mobile
Full Screen Responsive Ad (9:16)
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG ] - 768 x 1230px Safe area 640 x 880px < 200kb
  • Video - [ MP4 ] - 768 x 1230px Safe area 640 x 880px < 10mb (15s max.) 15mb (30s max.)
  • Safe area templates Template
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no

* Additional charges will be applied to Interscroller (20%). *

No
Wallpaper
Desktop
1280 x 720px
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG ] 1280 x 720px < 200kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
CondéNast or DFP approved rich media vendors only

O&O In-stream Video Ad

Format
Devices
File Format
Spec
Details
Non-skippable Video
Desktop
Mobile
  • Raw Assets (Site-Served)
  • VAST (2.0, 3.0)
  • VPAID (Desktop only)
  • Size 16:9 (1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080)
  • File Size max. 10 MB
  • Raw Assets file include .mp4 (h.264) / .mov / .m3u8 / webm
  • Total Bitrate min. 1,000 kbps / max. 7,000 kbps
  • Duration: 6 sec / 15 sec / 30 sec
  • Audio Bitrate 96 kbps (suggested)**
  • Frame Rate 29.97 fps (suggested)***
  • VAST / VPAID : RTMP protocols are not supported and must be removed from the tag
  • VAST / VPAID : Volume should be normalized to -23 dBFS.
  • VAST / VPAID : Audio must be user initiated, cannot autoplay sound
Skippable Video
Desktop
Mobile
  • Raw Assets (Site-Served)
  • VAST (2.0, 3.0)
  • VPAID (Desktop only)
  • Size 16:9 (1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080)
  • File Size max. 10 MB
  • Raw Assets file include .mp4 (h.264) / .mov / .m3u8 / webm
  • Duration: max. 30 sec (recommended) / Any video over 30 sec needs special approval*
  • Display a skip button after 5 seconds, by default
  • Audio Bitrate 96 kbps (suggested)**
  • Frame Rate 29.97 fps (suggested)***
  • VAST / VPAID : RTMP protocols are not supported and must be removed from the tag
  • VAST / VPAID : Volume should be normalized to -23 dBFS.
  • VAST / VPAID : Audio must be user initiated, cannot autoplay sound

Note:

* Content under 8 minutes must have preroll be limited to 30s duration, therefore a max of 30s is recommended.

** 96 kbps is suggested for best performance with our player; However, you will often see files with an audio bitrate higher or slightly lower than 96 kbps. This is fine, so long as the total file size does not exceed 10MB and the video sounds fine during preview.

*** 29.97 fps is suggested for best performance with our player; However, you will often see files with a frame rate less than 29.97. This is fine. IAB standards allow anywhere between 23.97fps - 30 fps.

Youtube Ad

Format
Devices
File Format
Spec
Details
Non-skippable Video
Desktop
Mobile
  • Video - [ mp4 ] 16:9 or 4:3 ( 15s ) < 10mb
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 300 x 60px < 150kb (optional)
  • Size: 16:9 ( 854 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 ) or 4:3 ( 480 x 360, 720 x 540, 960 x 720 )
  • Pre, Mid and Post-Rolls
  • 300 x 60px companion banner (optional and only available on YouTube, not on O&O)
Skippable video
Desktop
Mobile
  • Video - [ mp4 ] 16:9 or 4:3 ( min. 12s max. 6mins ) < 10mb
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF] 300 x 60px < 150kb (optional)
  • Size: 16:9 ( 854 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920x1080 ) or 4:3 ( 480 x 360, 720 x 540, 960 x 720 )
  • Pre, Mid and Post-Rolls
  • Ad plays for 5 seconds, then viewers can choose to skip or watch the ad
  • 300 x 60px companion banner (optional and only available on YouTube, not on O&O)
Bumper Video
Desktop
Mobile
  • Video - [ mp4 ] 16:9 or 4:3 ( max. 6s )
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 300 x 60px < 150kb (optional)
  • Size: 16:9 ( 854 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 ) or 4:3 ( 480 x 360, 720 x 540, 960 x 720 )
  • 300 x 60px companion banner (optional, delivery is not guaranteed and only available on YouTube, not on O&O and certain platforms)
Sponsorships
Desktop
Mobile
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 480 x 70px < 150kb
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 300 x 250px < 150kb (optional)
  • 480 x 70px display overlay banner
  • Can click through to a website, brand channel or video
  • 300 x 250px companion banner (optional and only available on YouTube, not on O&O)
  • Priced on CPM
  • Appears on YT and embeds (not mobile)

Square


Square_mobile
Size
420 x 420px
Device
Mobile only
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 420 x 420px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 840 x 840px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5
    • [ ZIP ] - 420 x 420px < 150kb
    • HTML5 Guidelines
    • Max loops - 3
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] 420 x 420px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 420 x 420px < 150kb
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

Sticky Hero (M)


Sticky Hero (M)_mobile
Size
320 x 100px
Device
Mobile only
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 320 x 100px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 640 x 200px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5
    • [ ZIP ] - 320 x 100px < 150kb
    • HTML5 Guidelines
    • Max loops - 3
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] 320 x 100px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 320 x 100px < 150kb
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

MPU


MPU_Mobile

MPU_Desktop
Size
300 x 250px
Device
Desktop/Mobile
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 300 x 250px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 600 x 500px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5
    • [ ZIP ] - 300 x 250px < 150kb
    • HTML5 Guidelines
    • Max loops - 3
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] 300 x 250px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 300 x 250px < 150kb
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

Double sky


Double sky_Mobile

Double sky_Desktop
Size
300 x 600px
Device
Desktop/Mobile
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 300 x 600px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 600 x 1200px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5
    • [ ZIP ] - 300 x 600px < 150kb
    • HTML5 Guidelines
    • Max loops - 3
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] 300 x 600px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 300 x 600px < 150kb
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

Leaderboard


Leaderboard_Tablet

Leaderboard_Desktop
Size
728 x 90px
Device
Desktop & Tablet only
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 728 x 90px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 1456 x 180px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5
    • [ ZIP ] - 728 x 90px < 150kb
    • HTML5 Guidelines
    • Max loops - 3
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] 728 x 90px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Video - Backup Image - [ JPG ] 728 x 90px < 150kb
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

Billboard


Billboard_Desktop
Size
970 x 250px
Device
Desktop only
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 970 x 250px < 150kb
  • HTML5
    • [ ZIP ] - 970 x 250px < 150kb
    • HTML5 Guidelines
    • Max loops - 3
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] 970 x 250px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 970 x 250px < 150kb
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

Large Mobile Banner


Large Mobile Banner
Size
320 x 100px
Device
Mobile only
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ]
    • 320 x 100px (for @1x) < 150kb
    • 640 x 200px (for @2x) < 150kb
  • HTML5
    • [ ZIP ] - 320 x 100px < 150kb
    • HTML5 Guidelines
    • Max loops - 3
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Video
    • Video - [ MP4 ] 320 x 100px < 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
    • Backup Image - [ JPG ] 320 x 100px < 150kb
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

Interscroller


Interscroller_mobile
PSD Template
Size
Full Screen Responsive Ad (9:16)
Device
Mobile only
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG ]
    • 768 x 1230px Safe area 640 x 880px < 200kb
  • Video - [ MP4 ]
    • 768 x 1230px Safe area 640 x 880px < 10mb (15s max.) 15mb (30s max.)
    • Autoplay on mobile devices is not supported on older devices
    • Sound must be user-initiated
    • Video duration - recommended: 15s, max: 30s
    • Infinite loop
    • Expansion allowed: no
  • Safe area templates Template
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
* Additional charges will be applied to Interscroller (20%). *
3rd Party Serving
No
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

Wallpaper


Wallpaper_Desktop
Size
1280 x 720px
Device
Desktop only
Condé Nast-hosted
File requirements
  • Image [ JPG/PNG ]
    • 1280 x 720px < 200kb
  • Single impression pixel accepted: yes
  • Click tracker accepted: yes
  • Secondary pixels supported: no
* All files subject to pixel quality approval *
3rd Party Serving
Yes
3rd Party Load
Requirements
  • Initial File load: 200kb (mobile: 40kb) with a maximum load of 15 files
  • Host-initiated sub-load: 1mb (mobile: 300kb)
  • Video User-initiated load: 1.5mb (15s max.) 2.2mb (30s max.)
3rd Party Tag
Requirements
  • Pixels accepted for impression and viewability tracking
  • Condé Nast does not allow the use of data collection pixels
  • Blocking tags and retargeting/ remarketing cookies are not accepted across the Condé Nast portfolio
  • Ad safety monitoring requirements must be declared at time of booking
  • Tags must be live throughout the duration of the campaign
  • Frequency capping should be discussed at time of booking
Asset Deadline
Assets must be received 3-5 working days in advance of the campaign start-date to allow for full set-up and testing.

O&O In-stream Non-skippable Video


O&O In-stream Non-skippable_Mobile

O&O In-stream Non-skippable_Desktop
Device
Desktop/Mobile
File Format
  • Raw Assets (Site-Served)
  • VAST (2.0, 3.0)
  • VPAID (Desktop only)
Spec
  • Size 16:9 (1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080)
  • File Size max. 10 MB
  • Raw Assets file include .mp4 (h.264) / .mov / .m3u8 / webm
  • Total Bitrate min. 1,000 kbps / max. 7,000 kbps
  • Duration: 6 sec / 15 sec / 30 sec
  • Audio Bitrate 96 kbps (suggested)*
  • Frame Rate 29.97 fps (suggested)**
  • VAST / VPAID : RTMP protocols are not supported and must be removed from the tag
  • VAST / VPAID : Volume should be normalized to -23 dBFS.
  • VAST / VPAID : Audio must be user initiated, cannot autoplay sound
Note

* 96 kbps is suggested for best performance with our player; However, you will often see files with an audio bitrate higher or slightly lower than 96 kbps. This is fine, so long as the total file size does not exceed 10MB and the video sounds fine during preview.

** 29.97 fps is suggested for best performance with our player; However, you will often see files with a frame rate less than 29.97. This is fine. IAB standards allow anywhere between 23.97fps - 30 fps.

O&O In-stream Skippable Video


O&O In-stream skippable_Mobile

O&O In-stream skippable_Desktop
Device
Desktop/Mobile
File Format
  • Raw Assets (Site-Served)
  • VAST (2.0, 3.0)
  • VPAID (Desktop only)
Spec
  • Size 16:9 (1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080)
  • File Size max. 10 MB
  • Raw Assets file include .mp4 (h.264) / .mov / .m3u8 / webm
  • Duration: max. 30 sec (recommended) / Any video over 30 sec needs special approval*
  • Display a skip button after 5 seconds, by default
  • Audio Bitrate 96 kbps (suggested)**
  • Frame Rate 29.97 fps (suggested)***
  • VAST / VPAID : RTMP protocols are not supported and must be removed from the tag
  • VAST / VPAID : Volume should be normalized to -23 dBFS.
  • VAST / VPAID : Audio must be user initiated, cannot autoplay sound
Note

* Content under 8 minutes must have preroll be limited to 30s duration, therefore a max of 30s is recommended.

** 96 kbps is suggested for best performance with our player; However, you will often see files with an audio bitrate higher or slightly lower than 96 kbps. This is fine, so long as the total file size does not exceed 10MB and the video sounds fine during preview.

*** 29.97 fps is suggested for best performance with our player; However, you will often see files with a frame rate less than 29.97. This is fine. IAB standards allow anywhere between 23.97fps - 30 fps.

Youtube Non-skippable Video


Non-skippable Video
Description
Non-skippable video ads must be watched before a video can be viewed.
Device
Desktop/Mobile
size
  • Video - [ MP4 ] 16:9 or 4:3 (15s) < 10mb
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 300 x 60px < 150kb (optional)
Spec
  • Size: 16:9 (854 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 ) or 4:3 (480 x 360, 720 x 540, 960 x 720)
  • Pre, Mid and Post-Rolls
  • Max ad duration : 15s
  • 300 x 60px companion banner (optional and only available on YouTube, not on O&O)

Youtube Skippable Video


Skippable Video
Description
Skippable video ads allow viewers to skip ads after 5 seconds.
Device
Desktop/Mobile
size
  • Video - [ mp4 ] 16:9 or 4:3 ( min. 12s max. 6mins ) < 10mb
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 300 x 60px < 150kb (optional)
Spec
  • Size 16:9 (854 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080) or 4:3 ( 480 x 360, 720 x 540, 960 x 720)
  • Pre, Mid and Post-Rolls
  • Min ad duration: 12s
  • Max ad duration: 6mins
  • Ad plays for 5 seconds, then viewers can choose to skip or watch the ad
  • 300 x 60px companion banner (optional and only available on YouTube, not on O&O)

Youtube Bumper Video


Bumper Video
Description
Short, non-skippable video ads of up to 6 seconds that must be watched before a video can be viewed. Bumper ads are turned on when skippable or non-skippable ads are turned on.
Device
Desktop/Mobile
size
  • Video - [ MP4 ] 16:9 or 4:3 ( max. 6s ) < 10mb
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 300 x 60px < 150kb (optional)
Spec
  • Size 16:9 (854 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080) or 4:3 ( 480 x 360, 720 x 540, 960 x 720)
  • Max ad duration: 6s
  • 300 x 60px companion banner (optional, delivery is not guaranteed and only available on YouTube, not on O&O and certain platforms)

Youtube Sponsorships


In-video Overlay Ads

Standard Display Ads
Description
InVideo & Display ONLY available with Sponsorships.
Display banner that hovers over the lower third of a video.
Device
Desktop/Mobile
size
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 480 x 70px < 150kb
  • Image - [ JPG/PNG/GIF ] 300 x 250px < 150kb (optional)
Spec
  • 480 x 70px display overlay banner
  • Can click through to a website, brand channel or video
  • 300 x 250px companion banner (optional and only available on YouTube, not on O&O)
  • Priced on CPM
  • Appears on YT and embeds (not mobile)