How to create a zone

Here’s how to set it up: Log in to your Broadstreet account here https://my.broadstreetads.com. Click “Zones” in the left side menu. Click “New zone”. Enter the name for your zone. It basically shows where the zone will appear on the site. Enter an advertisement count. It’s the number of ads (maximum) to show in this […]

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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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Using Broadstreet’s v2 Ad Tags

How do you use V2 Ad tags? Broadstreet’s ad zone invocation code, like many adservers, is javascript. Our older tags looked like this:

“Version 2” ad tags are available, stable, but still in development. These new ad tags come with a number of benefits: They’re naturally asynchronous They don’t involve page-blocking javascript They don’t […]

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How to display the same zone multiple times on a page

Yes! You can definitely add the same Zone in multiple spots on the same page. However, it’s possible you may end up only seeing your ad once. If that happens it would be because the adserver makes sure the same campaign isn’t shown more than once on a page. If that’s the culprit you’ll want to […]

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Serving an ad by share of voice

Let’s say you have 1 ad spot and you want to sell the space to 5 advertisers and have the ads each show 20% of the time? What you’d want to do is set up 1 Zone and target multiple campaigns or ads to that Zone. From there, every time the page loads an ad will be […]

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How to delete zones

Within the dashboard, you’ll need to delete all Zones one-by-one. Here’s how you can do that: Log in to your Broadstreet account here https://my.broadstreetads.com. Click on “Zones” at the left side menu. Click on the zone you want to delete. Click “Edit zone”.                          […]

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Keeping ads exclusive in multiple zones

What happens if you have two ads for a single advertiser, one for the header and one for the sidebar? Well, if you set them up as part of the same campaign, you can be guaranteed that even though they’re set up across separate zones, the same ad will never show twice! If you keep all […]

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Newsletter Advertising Zones

You can place ads in your email newsletters with Broadstreet. There are currently two ways of doing this: RSS Merge (commonly used with MailChimp) and “static” zone code. The “static” zone code is currently the preferred method of implementing ad zones, even with MailChimp. Keep in mind that since email clients do not allow for javascript, […]

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How to set up rotating multiple ads in one zone

If you’d like rotating multiple ads in one zone placement to rotate, just follow these steps: Log in to your Broadstreet account here https://my.broadstreetads.com. Click “Zones” on the left side menu. Click “New zone”.    Enter the name of your zone. In the “Advertisement Count” setting set this to the number of ads you would […]

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