Advertising is the practice of producing text, images, or other media intended to influence others' purchasing decisions.

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How to get youtube-style ads in adsense on website?

I've seen some websites use a new style of ads from Adsense, they take the entire page and make you wait X seconds before being able to skip it. I thought it's the page-level ads of Adsense, however ...
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Network Ad UTM Tracking Issue with GA

We have placed ads through an ad network targeted to our state's geo. We have doublechecked that the placment is correct, but our Google Analytics shows significant traffic from these UTM's coming ...
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In DFP, is it possible to use creative of one size on ad-units with different sizes?

I'm using a custom create type on DFP SMB, since the text has to be in Hebrew, the original text ad type doesn't work well. I made some text ads with width of the content (440x30) and they work well ...
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What are differences between sell side platforms (Admeld) and self-serve platform (AdReady)?

I was confused with sell side platforms (e.g. Admeld) and self-serve platforms (e.g. AdReady) as both are serving services to publishers. I would like to know the differences in order to get the ...
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Commission Junction links are registering tons of (probably false) clicks

I have a sidebar of commission junction ads, and they are plain text links (a-tags) with rel="nofollow" attributes in them I'm getting hundreds of "clicks" per day in my daily stats on CJ's dashboard....
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DFP error: “no valid network found” when uploading HTML5 creative bundles

I wanted to upload ads for my website into DFP. I'm trying to upload HTML5 creative bundles. I'm following the step Access the tool: html5-to-dfp.appspot.com, but I'm getting the the error message "...
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an adsense bid reset button for people who just improved their site

I don't like it sometimes when google adsense does things automatically because they are too slow. Since I updated my website a bit, I want to be able to access a google URL once to indicate to them ...
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Facebook ad optimized for post engagement but charges for impressions

We have a Facebook ad running under a "post engagement" campaign and have set the "ad optimized for" option to "post engagement". We get two options for "what you get charged for": impressions, and ...
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How does online advertising works?

How does online advertising works? When I type in the URL bar www.publisherwebsite.com, what happens from the initial request until my page is fully displayed? My guesses, observation and researchs ...
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Use Facebook advertising to target tourists and visitors that will visit a city?

I am trying, through the Facebook ads power editor to target people who are planning to visit my city within the next 1-2 months (or more). I see some online tutorials that have the option: ...
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Some animated Adsense ads prevent the rest of the page from functioning

I've had this problem for the best part of 3 months now. Since doing a major update in March, some recurring ads make the site unusable. I've requested help on this issue multiple times but nobody has ...
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HTML5 banner not showing correctly in Revive Adserver

I want to insert an HTML5 banner on our Reviver Adserver (version 3.2.2). Here's what I did : Created a new banner; Selected 'Generic HTML banner' from the dropdown menu; Copied the ad's HTML code; ...
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'Pre-retargeting' - How does it work (if it does)

I have been approached by a couple of advertising agencies whom offer a service they're touting as being call 'pre-retargeting'. Apparently it's possible to serve display ads to users that visit ...
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Google Analytics model comparison tool shows all traffic as direct when it actually came from Facebook and Instagram

We have created a new site and we are doing an Ad Campaign in Facebook Ads. My problem is that when I go to Google Analytics to analyze my traffic with the Model Comparison Tool and I click to First ...
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Is it possible to serve ads without javascript (via <iframe sandbox>)?

I hate it when useless javascript slows down my machine. Is there a way to do ad placement without JavaScript? I've learned that, for example, iframe element has a sandbox attribute, which lets you ...
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Why is AdSense showing “wepage not available” in ad slots on my phone?

I tested the mobile version of my site both on my computer and on my older android phone with a pull-out keyboard. On my computer, the advertisement loads fine, but on my phone, the advertisement ...
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DFP run adsense when script returns iframe with 0 height

I have a contract with ad network for 1 position on my site. They gave me creatives (script). But sometimes they don't show any comercial. The script is running, but it returns an empty iframe. iframe ...
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Does lightbox ads hurt website traffic

The ad company that I use, publishes ads on my website is now offering a new ad type that is a big ad in a lightbox with a big close button and ad also closes if the user clicks outside the ad (...
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Lending website to someone else to get ads for the website

My website has potential to generate nice revenue from advertising but as I live in Iran and google does pay to Iran, I'm not able to accept ads. I have talked to a friend in Turkey to lend him my ...
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Google display network ad for people with the remarketing tag has no impressions

I created a display network ad. I set up an automatic bid and on campaigns management it says "eligible". My display network list has 120 items (people with remarketing tag). However I don't have ...
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Google ads between posts

Is it violation of any Google Adsense policy if put Google ads between two paragraph in a post.
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How to make adwords autobidding bid separately on each keyword

I used manual bidding most of the times I worked with Adwords, but recently I encountered client with 4000+ keywords. I tried automatic bidding to save my time, but it does work in weird way. It ...
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Facebook Ads click tracking through url parameters/tags is it possible?

Is there something like ValueTrack for AdWords but for Facebook ads? And I'm not talking about Google Analytics UTM tags. Looking through documentation, brought me to some API documentation that is ...
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What file formats, file sizes, and frame rates are supported for animated ads managed by DFP?

What are the most standard specifications for an animated ad in terms of file format, file size, frames per second and etc.? I am preparing a media kit for our advertisers and can't seem to find a ...
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How to search for all the line items that use free-form custom criteria in DFP?

I have a lot of line items and a lot of custom targeting parameters in DFP. Is there a way to search line items and find all matches that use a given targeting parameter? Say I have a free-form ...
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Can Google DFP email out reports with CSV attachments from pre-defined templates?

We have recently changed our advertising setup from OpenX over to Google DFP. One of the biggest headaches is setting up the automated reports with CSV attachments for our clients. There are TOO MANY ...
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How can I stop adware affecting my site?

We have just started running our own ads on our site but are now getting bombarded with complaints from users that "Russian Bride" ads are showing up below our ads. We know this is caused by AdWare ...
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Can you add doubleclick macros to exisiting ads

Setup: A few weeks back I made some very simple html5 "ads" to run on a few of our partner sites. They weren't paid ads as we also manage these sites, however there are a few of them, so I made a ...
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Created an ad set targeting only users in the USA, but Facebook Pixel has tracked 3 conversations outside of the USA, what's wrong?

I created a facebook ad set targeting only users in the USA. I setup a custom converstion for when users buy my product and see the thank you page. Pixel is tracking the conversations and show my ...
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Adwords Dynamic Remarketing for Bidding

We want to use custom business data to show customers there new bids on display network and asking them to come back on the website. I have used remarketing for products, since our site provide ...
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Ads show up fine in localhost but not on live site

I have a strange problem: my site contains an AdSense ad. At localhost I refresh the page and almost every time (like 95%) I see a relevant, personalized ad, based on my browsing history. But on my ...
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What do Facebook Metrics “Click (All)”, Actions and “Post Engagement” really mean

I'm simply trying to figure out what the metrics reported in the Facebook Advert Manager really mean. What I find in Facebook's documentation seems very vague: Actions: The number of actions taken ...
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SEO impact of adverts on a .org domain

I know .org is really for non-profit organisations. If the site is purely for information but includes sold advertising space, will I be penalized from a SEO perspective?
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Why do Reddit advertising clicks data and Google Analytics stats differ so much?

I ran ads on Reddit for a couple of days and as per Reddit ads data I've got 160 clicks. But Google Analytics reports just 25 clicks from Reddit. I've used utm tracking on my Reddit ads url. Why is ...
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Google DFP : how I can track the sub id to know which video has played which ad and how much earning is generated by the particular ad?

I am working on an online video website and planning to display the video ads from DFP ( Double Click for Publisher). Please let me know how I can track the sub id to know which video has played which ...
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Can I move google adsense block to another div element?

In homepage of website I have 3 categories with their corresponding posts. And I have one google ad in every section. Also in homepage I have same categories as menu and when you click on one of ...
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Prevent smaller ad creative from showing in larger ad slot

I'm having a 300x250 size creative show in a 300x600 ad slot. The header call defines only one size, 300x600 like so: googletag.defineSlot('/1030735/website_300x600', [300, 600], 'website_300x600')....