Digital Ad Sizes and Positions

Online ads can be purchased individually or in combination, and targeted to specific editorial content. ForeignPolicy.com supports both rich media and Flash creative.

Ad Type

Dimensions

Availability

Leaderboards
View Example
728 x 90 pixels Website
Big Box
View Example
250 x 300 pixels or
300 x 300 pixels
Website
Half-Page Box
View Example
300 x 600 pixels Website
Full Banner
View Example
468 x 60 pixels Flash Points, Morning Brief, Mideast, Afpak, 2012 Report, and Situation Report e-newsletters
Half Banner
View Example
234 x 60 pixels Flash Points, Morning Brief, Mideast, Afpak, 2012 Report, and Situation Report e-newsletters

Ad Details

Maximum file size: 40k

Preferred file formats: JPEG, GIF, Flash or Rich Media

Flash max loop time: 10 seconds

Flash max number of loops: 3

Minimum Flash version: 9

Audio: Must have on/off button and be user initiated.

Alternate text: 30 characters max

Target URLs must be active when ads are submitted. A backup image file is needed for each Flash ad. Additionally, a new browser window must open when creative (of any type) is clicked. Flash units must implement a clickTAG.

E-newsletter Details

Maximum file size: 40k

Preferred file formats: JPEG or GIF (no Flash or Rich Media)

Alternate text: 30 characters max

Target URLs must be active when ads are submitted.

Deadline

Materials are due five business days before the flight start date.