The banner ad has been around since ad campaigns began on the internet. While the digital landscape is changing, banner ads continue to be prevalent. According to a study by the Internet Advertising Revenue Report, banner ads are one of the “most dominant” forms of advertising on the internet.

Are you wondering how to promote your new content with banners on your home page or any other page?

We've got you covered.

Creating an Ad Banner

  • From the Monetization section of the left menu, select Manage Ad Banner.

  • Click on the Create button

  • Select Type as Ad Banner

  • Fill in a Name for your banner

    ⚠️ Note: Make sure the name is unique and identifiable. Because you will add the created banner using this name

  • Upload the banner images in the required ratios

    ⚠️ Note: Make sure you upload a 4:1 image as it is the most suitable banner size across all devices

  • Click on the Submit button

How to edit a created banner

You may want to edit a created banner for various reasons like replacing the existing banner with a new banner or updating the images for the ad and so on.

Here is how to do it

  • From the Monetization section of the left menu, select Manage Ad Banner

    You will see the list of created banners

  • Click on the Edit option under the Action column of the required banner

  • Make the necessary edits

  • Hit the Submit button

Deleting a banner

You might not want to use a created banner.

  • You may want to delete it permanently - eg: you will no longer promote the content

  • You might want to remove it temporarily. eg: you will promote the content after a while say when you launch the next season for the show or so on.

To Delete a banner permanently,

  • From the Monetization section of the left menu, select Manage Ad Banner

    You will see the list of created banners

  • Click on the Delete option under the Action column of the required banner

To remove a banner temporarily,

  • From the Monetization section of the left menu, select Manage Ad Banner

    You will see the list of created banners

  • Click on the Edit option under the Action column of the required banner

  • Set the Status as Inactive

  • Hit the Submit button

How to add banners to your website and apps

Now that you have created the banners, let's add them to the website and apps

  • From the Endpoints section of the left menu, Select Responsive website → Website(beta).

  • Head to Pages tab
    You will be taken to the website customization page.

  • Select Add page on the right of the screen. (skip this step if you want to add this section to an existing page) and hit the Save button.

  • Under the newly created page (/ existing page) , Select Add section.

  • From the drop-down select the AdBanner option

  • Click on the Save button

  • Select the Custom Banner option

  • Select the created banner from the Banner dropdown

  • Paste the URL of the respective content.

⚠️ Note: You have to enable the external link option incase you want to navigate the user to another site.

Some CTV apps do not allow external navigation.

  • Hit the Save Button

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