Serving Ads Into Facebook Instant Articles via WordPress

Broadstreet supports the delivery of advertisements into Facebook Instant Articles. Instant Articles support a variable number of ad units sized as either 300×250 or 300×50. The total number of ad units supported in a given article is determined by Facebook and depends on the content’s length. This articles assumes the use of the official Instant […]

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What are Pop out ads and where to place them?

“Pop Out” style ads are those formats that don’t place like a traditional banner ad. For example, a roadblock ad or sticky note ad jumps out of the page and positions itself. Although these ads seem to behave differently, the setup of these ads involves the exact same process as normal ads. You create the […]

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Place Ads into Facebook Instant Articles

Embedding Broadstreet ads into Facebook Instant Articles Below is a great source from Facebook on how to set direct sold ads in Facebook instant articles. https://developers.facebook.com/docs/instant-articles/monetization/direct-sold When it comes to the iframe example, you could use a tag like this, where 12345 would be replaced with the zone ID. <iframe src=”https://ad.broadstreetads.com/zdisplay/12345.html” height=”300″ width=”250″></iframe>

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How to preview your ads before publishing

Log in into your Broadstreet account here https://my.broadstreetads.com. Click on “Advertisers” on the left. Click into the advertiser whose ad you would like to preview. Click into, or create, the ad that you would like to preview. On the advertisement page, you will see a box that says “Preview on Your Site”. There are two […]

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How to Embed Ad Formats in Your Media Kit with Broadstreet Ads

Many customers ask us how they may be able to showcase Broadstreet’s ad formats on their website so that they have a landing page for prospective advertisers to view the ad examples. This can be accomplished by creating a page on your site and embedding example ad snippets for each ad type you would like to showcase. You […]

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How to set up native ad positioning

We do offer positioning for native ads within our WordPress plugin. Check out our plugin here and once it’s set up, click “Zone Options” in the Broadstreet submenu to see the different positions available. Since it’s sort of theme-dependent, there are some themes out there that don’t call the necessary hooks to make it work all […]

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How to track impressions and clicks with separate URLs

Login into your Broadstreet account here https://my.broadstreetads.com. Click “Advertisers” on the left menu. Click the Advertiser you want to create an ad for. Click “New advertisement”. Click on “IAB Plus”.          Scroll down to Third Party Click / View Tracker ad format and click “Create third party click / view tracker”.    […]

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How do I allow an advertiser to edit their ads

In order to allow an advertiser to edit their ad you’ll first want to set up the advertiser as a user. You can refer to this article for the steps on how Adding an administrator to your account Here’s how to enable the option to edit ads for advertisers: Log in into your Broadstreet account here […]

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How to add a clickable link to your ad

All ad types except for the “placeholder” type ads have this field. Log in into your Broadstreet account here https://my.broadstreetads.com. Click “Advertisers” in the left side menu. Click the advertiser you want to create an ad for. Click “New advertisement”. Select the ad format and click “Create (name of ad format)”. First, create the name […]

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