Ad Specs
The SoapBox
SPECS
The SoapBox is an in-stream and display video ad format that provides the user the option of clicking through to the Advertiser's Facebook, YouTube, andTwitter Page or being able to share the advertisers link in Windows Live Messenger
Video
Intro Video
Video Format
AVI, FLV, MOV, MP4, MPEG, WMV
Aspect Ratio
Unconstrained, 4:3, 16:9
Dimensions
At least 640 x 480 (4:3) or 800 x 450 (16:9)
File size
100Mb max
Bitrate
Recommended 1500kbps (500kbps min)
Click URL
3rd party tracking accepted
Length
15 sec max
Call to Action
Up to 15 characters (including spaces)
Optional Assets
Facebook Page
Link to Facebook page (can be supplied as a 3rd Party click tracker)
TwitterPage
Link to Twitter page (can be supplied as a 3rd Party click tracker)
YouTube Page
Link to YouTube page (can be supplied as a 3rd Party click tracker)
Impression Tracker
3rd Party 1x1 Impression tracking pixel
Important Informationa. We recommend that all concepts/storyboards are submitted 3-4 wks before the campaign to ensure that the concept complies with the Ninemsn brand/design specifications.
Timelines & DeliveryAll material must be delivered at least seven (7) working days prior to campaign launch to ensure technical compatibility and internal concept approval

Note: If creative is late an estimated % of impressions equivalent to the prorated daily inventory level will be cancelled from the total impressions booked.