Enhanced Listings

The most targeted form of advertising available on Hotscripts.com is the Enhanced Listing, of which there are two options—Sponsored and Premium.

When you are logged into Hotscripts, it’s easy to Enhance your listing. Simply go to your “My Account” section then to “My Listings” and select “Make Sponsored” or “Make Premium” next to your listing, then follow the steps. Our sales staff is unable to respond to inquiries for Enhanced Listings. All information regarding listing enhancements is included in this section as well as in your “My Account” section of HotScripts.com.

Sponsored and Premium Listing Comparison Chart

Feature Sponsored Premium
Listing will appear within the top 12 of its category
Listing will be featured on other related listing pages
80x60 image with listing - optional
Your listing enhanced by a higlighted background
6 screenshots on the detailed page - optional
Two lines of text with each screenshot
Ability to add line breaks in your detailed description
A Sponsored or Premium icon in the header bar of your listing

Sponsored Listing enhancements

  • Sponsored Listings appear at the top of their category as well as the top of all search results, regardless of a users sorting preferences. We do not allow more than twelve Sponsored Listings in any category.
  • Sponsored Listings are also rotated on other related listing pages.
  • Sponsored listings may include an 80x60 image (10KB maximum).
  • Listing will appear with higlighted background. These color schemes will apply everywhere the listing is displayed (i.e. search results, categories, etc.).
  • Listing may include up to six screenshots that will appear as thumbnail images that expand to a larger 371x275 image when clicked.
  • Listing will include a “Sponsored” icon in the header bar.
  • Two lines of text allowed with each screenshot.
  • A Sponsored Listing includes all the benefits of a Premium Listing, but a Premium Listing does not include all the benefits of a Sponsored Listing.

Premium Listing enhancements

  • Listing will appear with higlighted background. These color schemes will apply everywhere the listing is displayed (i.e. search results, categories, etc.).
  • Listing may include up to six screenshots that will appear as thumbnail images that expand to a larger 371x275 image when clicked.
  • Two lines of text allowed with each screenshot.
  • Listing will include a “Premium” icon in the header bar.

Image Guidelines

Image Dimensions File Size File Type
Sponsored Listing Image 80x60 10kb .GIF or .JPG
Screenshot Image(s) 371x275 25kb .GIF or .JPG

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is the price for an Enhanced Listing?
    Pricing varies depending on the category (amount of traffic, demand, etc.) Please check pricing for your listing in your “My Account” section by clicking the “Make Sponsored” or “Make Premium” link.

  2. How do I pay for my Enhanced Listing?
    For your convenience, you can submit payment for your Enhanced Listing(s) via the “My Account” section when you are logged into Hotscripts. Simply click on “My Listings” and follow the steps. It's that easy! This is a completely automated process.
    Please note: Sponsored listings are no longer ordered or paid through the my.inetinteractive interface, they are paid via your Hotscripts “My Account” section.

  3. When does billing occur?
    Log into Hotscripts and go to My Account > Billing History and you will see any Upcoming Charges.

  4. How can I keep track of my payments and billing?
    Just log into your account and select Billing History and you’ll be able to view your past and future payments.

  5. What is the purpose of the Credit Card category in the My Account section?
    After you've signed up for an Enhanced Listing you may store one or more credit cards securely in your account. This will allow you to specify which card to use for a specific listing. If you need to make any changes such as adding a new credit card or changing the expiration date, you can do so in this secured area. Note: You will not be able to store a credit card in your account until after you've signed up for an Enhanced listing.

  6. What type of payment is accepted for Enhanced Listings?
    Payment can be made via your credit card including Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover Card and PayPal.

  7. Does HotScripts accept payments via PayPal for Listing Enhancements?
    Yes, we are pleased to announce that payments for Listing Enhancements can now be made via PayPal right from your My Account section on HotScripts.

  8. How long will my listing remain Enhanced?
    You decide at the time of your order by selecting a renewal period that is either Quarterly (3 months) or Annually (1 year). For your convenience, Enhanced listings will automatically renew so you never have to worry about losing your listing enhancement.

  9. Can my Enhanced Listing be duplicated into multiple categories?
    Only sponsored listings may purchase sponsorship of a single listing in multiple categories.

  10. Can I transfer the Premium or Sponsored status from one listing to another?
    No, transferring the enhanced status from one listing to another is not permitted.

  11. Why is my sponsored listing showing ‘cancelled' in My Account?
    All sponsored listings will now show ‘cancelled' until they are renewed through your ‘My Account' section. However, this has no affect on the original expiration date of your listings.

  12. How do I cancel my Enhanced Listing?
    You can cancel your Enhanced Listing via the My Account > Enhanced Listing section when you are logged into Hotscripts. Cancellation will be effective at the end of your paid billing period. Once cancellation is effective, your listing will go back to regular status . Note: There will be no refunds or prorating for the remainder of the paid billing cycle.

  13. Am I allowed to include images with my Enhanced Listing?
    Premium Listings - May include up to three screen shots for the detailed page along with two lines of text for each thumbnail image.
    Sponsored listings - May include up to three screen shots for the detailed page along with two lines of text for each thumbnail image.

    Sponsored listings also have the option to include an 80x60 image on the listings page.

  14. What image size do I need to submit?
    Premium Listings – 371x275 pixels
    Sponsored Listings –371x275 pixels and 80x60 pixels

    It is not necessary to submit a thumbnail image as the system will automatically size down the 371x275 image.

  15. How can I make the thumbnail image appear as the larger 371x275 image?
    By default, the first thumbnail is shown as the large image. Simply click on a different thumbnail to see it as the larger image along with its text.

  16. May I include text?
    We allow text description for both Sponsored and Premium listings. Your text will appear on the detailed page next to each thumbnail image. We allow a maximum of 2 lines of text or approximately 150 characters for the text description.

  17. What is the maximum file size per image?
    25kb for the 371x275 10kb for the 80x60

  18. Is animation allowed in the images I submit for my Enhanced Listings?
    Animation is allowed only for the Sponsored Listings 80x60 images.

  19. Why aren’t my images appearing when I’ve already submitted them?
    All images must be approved by a Hotscripts.com administrator. Please allow up to 48 hours for image approval.

  20. Are there discounts available for multiple Enhanced Listings?
    No. Do to the extremely affordable pricing structure on Enhanced Listings, we do not offer any bulk discounts for Enhanced Listings .

  21. Can an Enhanced Listing be bundled into an advertising invoice in my.inetinteractive.com?
    No. Enhanced Listings are only available through your “My Account” section of HotScripts.com.

  22. How will the charge appear on my credit card statement?
    Charges on your credit card statement will be from “INET INTERACTIVE”, the parent company of HotScripts.com.