DEMO SITE

Sample Interactive Online Ad Units

Welcome to the IDG Enterprise interactive ad unit demo site. Our unique editorial brands have a differentiated editorial voice, attracting a unique audience, however the structure of our sites have been made consistent, so that advertising can more easily run across the multiple sites that fit your marketing objectives.

We've created this demo site to showcase the full complement of innovative interactive advertising products available on CFOworld, CIO, Computerworld, CSO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World and how each interactive product engages visitors on these sites. Click on the icons below to launch a 15-25 second demo of the ad unit in action.

As always, if you have any additional questions, please contact your sales representative at the appropriate brand.

AdVisor Ad Unit demo

  • Served through Leaderboard
  • Q&A format
  • Guaranteed impressions and leads
  • Feature 3-7 assets

Carousel Ad Unit demo

  • Served through an IMU
  • Ungated assets
  • Guaranteed impressions
  • Perfect for webcasts, white papers and case studies

Content Reel Ad Unit demo

  • Ticker style ad
  • Promote up to 5 assets
  • Guaranteed leads
  • Perfect for webcasts, white papers and case studies

Cover Flow IMU Ad Unit demo

  • Served out of the IMU spot
  • Promote 3-7 assets, such as video, downloads and sponsor-hosted pages
  • Assets can be shared socially on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

Drop Tab Ad Unit demo

  • Served through Leaderboard
  • Highlight up to 5 sponsor assets
  • Guaranteed impressions and leads
  • Perfect for white papers, webcasts and Powerpoint presentations

Content Surround Ad Unit demo

  • Served through IMU
  • Displays up-to-date product information, marketing messaging and/or content programs
  • Ideal to leverage your social media assets (i.e., Twitter feeds) as well as media assets

Dynamic IMU Ad Unit demo

  • Served through IMU
  • Displays up-to-date product information, marketing messaging and/or content programs
  • Ideal to leverage your social media assets (i.e., Twitter feeds) as well as media assets

Dynamic Leaderboard Ad Unit demo

  • Served through Leaderboard
  • Displays up-to-date product information, marketing messaging and/or content programs
  • Ideal to leverage your social media assets (i.e., Twitter feeds) as well as media assets

Masters of/Microsite Ad Unit demo

  • Served through IMU
  • Displays up-to-date product information, marketing messaging and/or content programs
  • Ideal to leverage your social media assets (i.e., Twitter feeds) as well as media assets

Show & Tell Ad Unit demo

  • Served through IMU
  • Displays up-to-date product information, marketing messaging and/or content programs
  • Ideal to leverage your social media assets (i.e., Twitter feeds) as well as media assets

Fireplace Ad Unit demo

  • Exterior real estate on each side of the home page
  • Enhance current campaign

Info Drop Ad Unit demo

  • Served from the leaderboard position
  • Expands to present a mix of sponsor assets and a video or an additional branding position

iPad Catfish Unit demo

  • Available for iPad format only
  • Sits affixed at the bottom of every page, even when scrolling. Clicking initiates overlay.
  • Guaranteed impressions
  • Ideal for promoting an asset, i.e., video, white paper, webcast, case study

iPad Cover Flow Ad Unit demo

  • Banner expands on user tap to a full screen takeover
  • Users can swipe left and right through a library of iPad-friendly content
  • Content includes video, mobile details pages and un-gated PDFs

iPad Video IMU demo

  • Available for iPad format only
  • Served in top IMU position on every page view on IDG Enterprise sites
  • Guaranteed impressions

Peelback Ad Unit demo

  • Runs on home page with a roadblock or ROS
  • Guaranteed impressions
  • Perfect for product launch

Pushdown Ad Unit demo

  • Collapses into ticker location
  • Guaranteed impressions
  • Perfect for making a big impact

Sidekick Ad Unit demo

  • Expands to the right of the article page
  • Exposes your Solution Center or ‘Masters of’ microsite to users viewing similar content
  • Sponsorship of a relevant section, additional to Solution Center or ‘Masters of’ microsite program

Social Sidecar Video Ad Unit demo

  • Served from the Social Sidecar tool bar
  • Displayed first as a thumbnail
  • Expands upon mouse over to a video player

Solution Center demo

  • Formatted as a microsite, Solution Centers provide sponsors the ability to display multiple content or social assets
  • Available in several different customized formats
  • Showcase blog feeds, Twitter feeds, videos, demos, webcasts, white papers, case studies etc.

Ticker Ad Unit demo

  • Ticker style ad
  • Runs in topic area or home page
  • Great for product announcement, campaign launch or delivery of relevant information

Video CIU Ad Unit demo

  • Embedded in the main page and article pages of Topic sections
  • Promote 3, 6 or 9 videos that the user can scroll through in groups of 3

Video Welcome Ad Unit demo

  • Served only one time per day to each visitor
  • High visibility
  • Guaranteed impressions

White Paper Configurator Tool demo

  • Custom program
  • Provides unlimited white papers with unique value and messaging content tailored to customer
  • 8-10 weeks production timeline

Window Shade Ticker Ad Unit demo

  • Collapses into ticker location
  • Guaranteed leads
  • Showcases up to 8 asset