Banner ads are placed throughout Sportruck.com on a revolving
schedule determined by the number of ads accepted. Ad
"views" are measured and compiled on a monthly basis,
with a copy of reports available on request.
Banner ads may include a link
direct to the advertiser's own website. This enables
the Sportruck.com browser to "click" to view your
independent, commercial website. If no company web site is
available, an optional web page can be purchased for extended
Banner File Limitations:
Sportruck.com will accept no advertising banner
files larger than 15k, and we strongly urge all advertisers to use
files no larger than 7k to make sure they appear quickly and are
read by as many people as possible.
Alternate Banner Text:
Sportruck.com will display along with banner ads a
10-word tag line composed by the advertiser. Tag lines appear as
alternate text behind the ad banner. Due to space limitations
alternate text must be 10 words or less.
Banner Size Specifications: Banner
dimensions are: 468 pixels wide by 60 pixels high. Banner
will be hyper linked to an address of your choice (advertiser's
website or optional information page). Graphics should be in GIF,
Animated GIF, or JPEG format. All GIF
banners, animated or static, must be interlaced before sending.
Maximum 7 seconds, 3 loops only. Homepage
Banners must be non-animated.
Number of Banners: An
Advertiser may submit up to 5 banners to run per contract with
Sportruck.com and may refresh these banners no more then once per
Ad Rotation: General
Rotation banners will appear in rotation throughout the entire
Sportruck.com web site.
Submission lead time: Submission
of banners for new campaigns is 72 hours.
Refresh lead time: Changes
to banners already running must be submitted 48 hours in advance.
Roll-out schedule: Ad
rolls take place every business day at 5pm (PST). If a campaign
needs to be live during a specific business day, it should be
scheduled to begin the night before.
Ad Design Services: We can assist in advertisement
design and layout.
Depending on advertising package, advertisers may receive special priority for
inclusion in our product review and feature sections. To take advantage of
these reviews, contact your advertising representative. Photos, negatives, slides,
ad slick, leaflet, or kits can be sent along with any information you
would like to be considered for inclusion with the review. Please be sure to include
your product name, your company name, along with the address and
phone number you would like included with the review. Also, please
remember to include the retail price.
All ads run on a 3 month contract. Full payment due on or
before ad submission date. Subsequent invoices are sent 30 days
prior to next term. Terms are net 30 days from the date of the
invoice. Advertising is not considered accepted and banners will
not be scheduled for inclusion until payment has been received and
cleared and ad graphics have been approved. All rates are in U.S.
Sportruck.com reserves the right to increase advertising rates
with proper notice and subject to government regulations.
All copy, display, text and illustrations are published online
with the understanding that the advertiser and/or agent are fully
authorized and have secured the proper written consent for the use
of the material and may lawfully publish and cause publication to
be made. The advertiser and agency agree to indemnify and hold
blameless the server from any and all liability loss or expense of
any nature arising out of such electronic publication.