Floating

Table of Contents

Introduction

This is very easy to use Floating ad template.

User experience

User opens the webpage and sees a 970x100 floating HTML ad in the placement which then expands to 970x400 size banner. The ad accommodates a link to the predefined landing page.

Creative assets

The following items are to be delivered by a creative agency:

  • An HTML5 File for Floating FloorAd Responsive SPN Ad.
  • Banner assets containing manifest.json file and HTML file zipped together with images, scripts and other material.

NOTE: manifest.json file and HTML file should be in the root directory of the .zip file.

Manifest.json file

  • Manifest.json file should define the ad dimensions and the HTML file which is used as a banner source.
  • HTML file should include Adform HTML library which enables the banner to receive a clickTAG variable:
    <script src="https://s1.adform.net/banners/scripts/rmb/Adform.DHTML.js"></script>

Specifications

Landing page opens in a new window.

How to setup

  1. In the Initial Settings step, name your banner, select Category as “Floating” and Format as “Floating Ad”. Select a Banner Batch from the drop-down menu.
  2. When it's done, click the Next button.
  3. In the next step, you are asked to select or upload assets. If you have previously uploaded the assets to the system, click the Select button and choose Banner source, i.e. select HTML File named HTML_Floating_with_video. Make sure that the clickTAG is present.
  4. Click the Next button.
  5. Adjust the Settings. There are five custom variables:
    • **"autoexpand"** - if the banner auto expands.
    • **"transitionTime"** - animation duration in seconds.
    • **"FC"** - frequency capping, banner can auto expand only one time per day.
    • **"mouseover"** - expands on mouseover.
    • **"collapsedVisible"** - collapsed part of the banner visible in the expanded stage.

  6. When done, click the Save button in order to see the preview. If everything is fine, click the Submit button.

Additional info

In order to deliver HTML5 banners fully compliant with the specs, follow the instructions on Producing HTML5 banners in Adform Test and Support Center.

Supported Browsers

Desktop browser version
Internet Explorer 8 (and bellow) not supported (backup image)
Internet Explorer 9 fully supported
Internet Explorer 10 & 11 fully supported
Edge fully supported
Firefox (newest version) fully supported
Chrome (newest version) fully supported
Safari (newest version) fully supported

Tablet Operating System Browser
iOS 8.1 (and above) Safari & Chrome
Android 4.0 (and above) Native, Chrome & Firefox

Mobile Operating System Browser
iOS7 (and above) Safari & Chrome
Android 4.0 (and above) Native, Chrome & Firefox
Windows IE 10 (and above)

Other

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