Media Type Service
The AppNexus platform categorizes creatives by format, media type, and media subtype:
- Format defines the resource type of the creative (flash, image, etc.)
- Media type defines the general display style of the creative (banner, expandable, video, etc.)
- Media subtype defines the specific display style of the creative (standard banner, MediaMind expandable, Standard VAST, etc.)
This read-only service allows you to view all of the supported media types.
View all media types:
View a specific media type:
The ID of the media type.
The name of the media type, for example, "Banner", "Interstitial", or "Video".
The group to which a media type belongs. This information is relevant for setting allowed media types on placements (see Placement Service). Only media types that belong to the same group can be allowed on a single placement.
The size requirement for creatives belonging to the media type. Possible values:
The date and time when AppNexus last modified the media type.
A code-friendly version of the media type's name. For example, "Image and Text" becomes