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Video – In Stream

Present video commercials in a standard in-page banner.

Video In Stream Overview

Delivered as pre or mid-roll TV style ads in ACM Video Players across the ACM masthead network.

Video Pre-roll can be served by ACM or 3rd party tags (please see below).

Pre-roll VAST

  • VAST redirects supported for pre roll ads.
  • Maximum duration is 15 or 30 seconds.
  • Bit rate must be less than 1000kbps.
  • Required codec .h264.
  • Supported browsers and devices.

Digital Ad Unit Overview

AD Unit Name
Max File Size

Pre-roll (VAST)

640×360 minimum (1280×720 or 1920×1080 preferred) Aspect Ratio 16:9

Min: 20mb Max: 512mb Max. length 6, 15 or 30 secs

MP4 Bit Rate H.264

Ad Serving Capabilities

Creative should be provided either as:

  • MOV/AVI/MP4 assets (maximum file size 512mb). 3rd party impression and click tracking tags are also accepted.
  • 3rd party redirect tags.
  • If 3rd Party ad served, please contact the supported 3rd Party vendor listed below for more information.

Dimensions: 640×360 minimum (1280×720 or 1920×1080 preferred), 16:9 aspect ratio

Minimum file size: 20mb

Maximum file size: 512mb

10 Business Days Lead Time.

Creative specifications can change at any time – always refer to the ACM AdCentre.

Contact us

Reach out to us for further information regarding ad specifications