Video Balloon

Ad Unit Specifications

Third Party Ad Serving

** Production cost and hosting are applicable.
** Requires minimum 5 days for production.

Platform Desktop only.
Placement The Star Online (Except Homepage), mStar
*Web only. Not available across Mobile App
Ad Mechanism Mouse Over to expand ad. Video will be auto play (mute). Click to un-mute.
Ad will collapse when video finish playing or user initiated.
Initial / Expanded Ad Dimension (WxH In Pixels) 500 (w) x 300 (h)
Collapsed Ad Dimension (WxH In Pixels) 330 (w) x 30 (h)
File Types JPG, PNG (Initial and Collapsed)
Video Yes.
Video MP4 , WEBM (Required)
Video File Dimension Recommended 640 (w) x 360 (h)
Video Aspect Ratio 4:3, 16:9
Video File Size < 8 MB
Video Duration 60 seconds or less (Recommended)
Bitrate Video maximum 600kbps, Audio maximum 128kbps
Other Required Items (1) CTA - Max 15 characters
(2) Ticker Text CTA - Max 10 characters
(3) Replay Video CTA - Max 10 characters
** White space included Download Notes
Demo Page View Link Here
Remarks Landing Page URL required
Third Party Tracking Impressions and Click Tracking (Optional)


For Javascripts, DCM or any other third party tags NO third party production is required. Kindly ensure video is mute by default.
Please submit material in advance to avoid any delays.

Ad Mechanism