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Google DoubleClick for Publishers. This name was deprecated in June 2018, as Google rolled the service into its Google Ad Manager offering.

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Why do domains that serve ad content show up in ad reports alongside the sites that actually have the ads embedded?

I'm trying to understand why when I look at a domain report from an adserver (eg DCM) that I see the following below included alongside normal domains? Surely I should only see the domains that the ...
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How do I create a Line Item without end date in Google Ad Manager (DFP)?

I am using Google Ad Manager to display ads on my website. I am trying to combine it with Adtraction (adtraction.com) to display some affiliate ads. These should take priority over the default AdSense....
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DFP targeting doesn't work: “Cannot find targeting attribute”

I've got a website set up with DFP (small business), and I'm trying to differentiate ads by project id. I went into the DFP back-end, and set up (in Inventory - Key-values) a targeting key "...
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What triggers Google Ads to load amp4ads-v0.js?

I have a site that displays banners through Google Ads (formerly DFP). Analyzing page speed using https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights/ , I notice that one of the script file really ...
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Does Google DFP honor the Do Not Track (DNT) browser setting?

In the sites I manage I've tended to default to honour the Do Not Track request (if it exists), I'm working on Drupal sites at the moment and Drupal's Google Analytics module means that is simple (it'...
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Can I fetch the code for DFP ad slots for all my clients through an API?

Is there a way I can retrieve over API all the codes I get from my clients through txt files? Now I get a bunch of files like this: googletag.defineSlot('*', ][320,60],[320,100],[612,90]], 'div-gpt-...
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Change Adsense account linked to DoubleClick for Publishers

We use DoubleClick for Publishers (DFP) Small Business. Can I change the AdSense account that was used when we created the Doubleclick account? I'd like to link a different AdSense account.
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Place two DoubleClick for Publisher ads in one page

I'd like to place two DoubleClick for Publisher ad blocks within one blog-post. Do I have to create two ad units or may I re-use one for that purpose?
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Can Adsense auto ads (page-level ads) and DFP slots exist on same page

I am currently switching all my Adsense ad units to DoubleClick. The reason is to server multiple networks including Adsense. However, DFP doesn't support auto ads. Hence, I have to leave without ...
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Better way to implement adsense with other networks in Google DFP

I am new to Google DoubleClick. I am in the process of implementing Adsense along with other third party ad networks. The mode of competition is price priority. So an ad network that offers highest ...
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Can Google DFP show revenue based on user attributes?

I'm trying to determine if it's possible to determine ad revenue in Google DFP based on what group a user falls into. These are logged in users of a membership site, and there are are various tiers (e....
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How to replace thousands of old JS ad tags in a directory full of static html? [closed]

We're taking over another company's website and we plan on creating an archived version of their old site using wget to mirror the site into an archive.example.com website. Since there are several ...
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How to limit impressions for an order in DFP for Small Business?

I want an ad to have a fixed limit of impressions, say 50,000. I can't find an option to limit that in DoubleClick for Small Business. Labels I've found an article instructing to add limitations ...
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In DFP, how do I make the placements sticky or floating?

If someone gives me a third party tag, is there a setting - regardless of the tag itself - within DFP itself that can turn this tag into floating or sticky? Floating means a smaller sized version of ...
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Benefits of using DoubleClick when having adverts sold by an agency anyways

All my display ads are sold through an agency (direct sales and AdX). I'm getting a high CPM and everything is fine. However, I only get a report at the end of the month with all the figures. So I ...
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What are user-defined templates in DFP and why are they used?

We have a client who asked us how to use a "User Defined Creative Template" ad from DFP. I'm not familiar with these templates, so after doing a Google search for "dfp user defined templates," it ...
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Responsive yet fluid Google DFP - display ads at 100% screen width below a certain breakpoint

I have an example setup here: https://www.iq-mag.net/dfp.php So - leaderboard advert is 900px wife for any screen size over 768px, otherwise it reverts to an advert 456px wide. So far, so good. ...
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Prevent ads from injecting their own Google Analytics

I'm having problems with some ad campaigns running on my site. Some clients are using DFP or another DSP to insert their analytics code. How can I prevent or block this kind of situation? Is it ...
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Googlebot is not fetching and rendering all my content if I have a DFP ad in a list

I am working on reactjs. I have a an infinite scroll component to render and I am adding DFP ads at certain positions in the <li> tag. I have a DFP in my list like: <ul> <li>...
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How to correct false referral traffic from tpc.googlesyndication in Google Analytics?

In Google Analytics under Acquisition -> Channels -> Referrals I observe tpc.googlesyndication popping up as a referrer. Googles documentation suggests that clicks on doubleclick ads cause this ...
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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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Use doubleclick for publishers to serve different ads for desktop and mobile

I am using AdSense and my goal is to serve a different set of ads for mobile users compared to desktop users. I'd like to it to work as illustrated in the image below where desktop users see an ad ...
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How to display a DFP ad in a slideshow?

I want to display a DFP ad in a slideshow built with the Fotorama plugin. It works fine but the ad disappears in fullscreen or if I am sliding to other frames and back to the ad-frame. The iframe-...
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Can I use single request, SRA, when implement inline-embedded GPT, DFP ad unit

I have some adunits that not are shown on every pages. Can I use both the standard-implementation and inline. Is this code ok? In head-element: googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag....
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Unable to collapse empty slot DFP

I tried to collapse a slot and its not working .. apparently dfp mark it as not empty . googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.defineSlot('/21323213123/slot', [[1, 1]], 'div-gpt-ad-...
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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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Google DFP Doubleclick for Publishers — No 3rd Party Services Menu Link

From here: Ask your account manager to enable your DFP network for dynamic allocation. This ensures that the "3rd party services" section shows up in your DFP account so that you can complete the ...
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Is there a way to get DFP revenue/cpm by URL?

Can we get the revenue generated by (the ads on) each of the individual URLs on my website? Other than, you know, by adding URL channels manually at both Adsense and Ad Exchange and then summing up ...
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How do I upload html5 banner to DFP?

How do I upload html5 banner to DFP? I read an article How to prepare HTML5 assets for DCM It needs to upload zip file to DFP. To set up display creatives with HTML5 and HTML5 banners, upload ...
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DFP shows inventory released and not showing ads

I use Google Doubleclick for publisher to place my own ads to track impressions and clicks. It was showing fine until this beginning of the year. The ads wouldn't show. The status of the lines is ...
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Is Google DFP a replacement for ad rotate plugin?

I'm currently using Ad-Rotate WordPress plugin on my WordPress site. I recently came to know of Google DFP. I'm currently adding 1-5 ads per day which will increase soon and am wondering if Google ...
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In DFP, Is it possible to track where the click originated (referrer report)?

I would like to know exactly on which page the click originated in my reports. This is valuable when you want to know which creative worked better on each page. Unfortunately creating different ad-...
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Linking AdSense to DFP

I'm trying to follow this Google instructions about linking AdSense to DFP: https://support.google.com/dfp_sb/answer/188529?hl=en I went to my DFP account and found Network Settings at Admin tab, ...
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In DFP, how do I set a banner keep displaying until the impression is finished running?

I using DFP. I have one banner that impression set as 500,000 impressions, however the banner will sometimes show Google Adsense ads while the impression count is not reached yet. How do I set the ...
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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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Traffic from Adwords has a near-100% bounce rate

With most web traffic sources, my bounce rates are unextraordinary. But with traffic coming from Google Adwords advertisements (googleads.g.doubleclick.net), the bounce rate is 100% most days, and ...
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Where do my DoubleClick Adsense payments go?

I'm looking into switching from Google Adsense to DoubleClick so that I can use custom adverts. As well as this I would still like to use Adsense through DoubleClick. How will payments be linked to ...
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Stats for Adsense ad units in DFP?

I have a single page application and therefore my best option to use Adsense currently is to serve it through DoubleClick for Publishers. I created an ad-unit, enabled it for AdSense. Where will I be ...
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With Google DFP (Small Business) is it possible to disable AdSense in an Ad Slot on a per-request basis?

Setup: I run a network of websites that target different hobby niches and have a section dedicated to community classifieds. I serve advertising on these sites through Google DFP for Small Business ...
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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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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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Text only ads like UrbanSpoon

I am trying to implement text only ads onto my site similar to what UrbanSpoon has here: . For some reason, when looking through Google DFP and Google AdSense I can only find the ad code that makes ...
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What service or software should I use to serve advertising on a site with about 120k monthly page views?

I have a site that is generating about 120k monthly page views and is being hosted on a shared FreeBSD server where I have access to PHP and MySQL. I am using some custom PHP server-side scripts that ...
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Google Ads Blocking Other Site Elements From Loading

I'm using Google DFP to serve Adsense ads. In Google Chrome (this doesn't seem to happen in other browsers), the page will get stuck loading pagead2.googlesyndication.com. It will just load for hours ...
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advertising servers / advert delivery solutions for C#/Asp.Net

We have a website which we want to show adverts in - However, these are custom adverts uploaded by the webmaster, not the Google adverts, or any adverts the network chooses. Ideally, there would be ...
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Making an advertising server ads from different ad networks

In India there are many ad-networks(other than Adsense) who pay per acquisition or per lead. So Javascript ad code is not required(as fraud clicks don't matter as long as one converts). So an ad ...
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Is this DFP error message the reason my ad won't show?

I'm setting up DFP to display ads and I have an ad tag (Javascript) from adtechus.com. The tag looks like this: <script src="http://adserver.adtechus.com/?adrawdata/1.0/1111/11111/0/0/ADTECH;loc=...
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How to set up Google DFP (DoubleClick for Publishers) for a site?

I have a website and I have an AdSense account as well. I have integrated AdSense and ads are also getting displayed (480 x 60). Somewhere I read that I can manage the ads that are being shown in my ...
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Can DFP slots be parameterized?

I am using Doubleclick For Publishers (small business) for serving ads on a news website. I want to server a certain ad only an article pages for a certain category. With openX I created a zone per ...