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A platform for action

We attract a highly valuable group of people. These people are worth talking to.We inspire our readers to take action. So what do you want our readers to do?

  1. Take notice
  2. Change their mind
  3. Go somewhere
  4. Buy something

We work with advertising partners to develop branded content that taps into Five Shouts Out deep editorial subject matter expertise. We leverage the same data, insights and tools as our editorial partners, we ensure you meet the most curious and passionate people along the way.

Advertising formats

Want to reach our audience with your message? Understand all of our formats and where your messages will appear across each of our platforms below

3D Rotating Billboard ( price $100 )

An animated version of the billboard, this format rotates with a 3d cubic effect between 3-4 slides, adding depth to your ad. The complete animation lasts 15 seconds. Each slide can have its own click through.
Can be built in house by our Digital Advertising Production team (DAP). (Extra costs)

Superheader ( price $ 85 per week )

At 970 x 500 pixels in an unmissable front-and-centre spot at the top of the page, the billboard is a stalwart of the advertising gallery.
Dimensions: 970×500

Billboard ( price $75 )

At 970 x 250 pixels in an unmissable front-and-centre spot at the top of the page, the billboard is a stalwart of the advertising gallery.
Dimensions: 970×250

Leaderboard (price $50 per week )

An advertising staple, the leaderboard is a reliable asset in any digital campaign and puts your brand messages front and centre.
Dimensions: 728×90

Ad Choices logo:

Five Shouts Out along with many other publishers has committed to comply with the IAB’s Self-Regulatory Framework in relation to OBA Advertising. In order to comply we will require all 3rd party hosted adverts to include the Adchoices Ad Marker as per the IAB’s technical guidelines.

White creative:

All white and light-coloured creative must have a dark one-pixel border.


Type should be at least 20px for black print against white background. Fine print should be at least 15px. For light print against a dark background, consider larger type or boldface.

Click into new window:

All ads must click into a new browser window.

Browser compliance:

We will target to all modern browsers unless otherwise instructed. More information on browsers can be found here.

Lead time:

If supplying .gifs, .jpgs, or 3rd party tags, we must receive these at least 3 working days before campaign start date. If supplying HTML5, we must receive this 5 working days before campaign start date. If our Digital Ad Production (DAP) team are building creatives, assets must be received as specified on the DAP format guide. Late creatives/assets may result in delays to the campaign live date.


All sound must be user click activated.

Misleading ads:

We will not carry any form of advertising that is deemed to be of poor quality, inappropriate, misleading or confusing to our users. If unsure, please contact your Five Shouts Out Account Manager.


We may reject or remove ads that drive the CPU too high.

Third-party tracking:

We accept third-party click tracking for all formats and third-party impression tracking for all formats except Interstitials. Please note that if you have supplied third-party tracking, there may be a discrepancy between our ad server stats and your data. IAB’s discrepancy tolerance is +/-10%

Delivery methods

We accept : .gif, .jpg, 3rd party tags, HTML5. If you would like to deliver HTML5, please notify your account manager at time of booking or as soon as you know this format is being delivered, as our Digital Ad Productioteam will need to process it ahead of being tracked.If you provide 3rd party creative tags, we cannot accept them if the initial load of the creative is more than 20 0kb. Creatives must be supplied in a secure format or they will not be accepted. Flash: Please note that Flash files (.swf) will not be accepted.)