IAB Releases New Mobile In-App Ad Spec

Tobi Elkin | July 07, 2017

IAB Releases New Mobile In-App Ad Spec
The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and IAB Tech Lab said it released Mobile Rich Media Ad Interface Definitions (MRAID) Version 3.0, the latest version of a specification that aims to enable creators of in-app advertising to streamline the creative process.MRAID is a standard designed for mobile-rich media ads that run in mobile apps. It’s used by developers who create rich-media ads to communicate what those ads do with the apps into which they are being served -- functions that include expansion and resizing.

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