How to publish campaigns

1. How to create ads?

Before creating a campaign, make sure placement already existing.

Method 1: Backend.

Step 1: Go to: Admin Dashboard -> Plugins Manager -> Ads -> Manage Ad Campaigns.

Step 2: Click “Create Campaign” button.

Step 3: Create Campaign

Client Info:

#1. Enter Client Name.

#2. Enter Email.

#3. Enter Note (option).

Campaign:

#4. Enter Campaign Name

#5. Select placement (Click “View all” to view all Placements information before select)

Placement info:

 

#6. Select plan start date.

#7. Estimated end date: the value will auto calculate base on selected placement and start date. This is read-only, can’t change.

#8. Select Time zone.

Banner:

#9. Enter Ads Title: This field only appears if selected position placement is HTML.

#10. Upload Banner Image: allow extensions: jpg, jpeg, png, gif, and only upload exact size image.

#11. Enter banner link on the textbox.

#12. Enter Description: This field only appears if selected position placement is HTML.

+  Click preview to view ads.

Audience (option)

#13. Enter age can view ads.

#14. Choose gender can view ads.

#15. Click “Save” button to a created campaign.

After successfully created:

Method 2: Front-end.

Step 1: Click “See your ad here” title link.

Step 2: Fill all required fields

#1 –> # 15: Enter on fields same as method 1

After successfully created:

2. How to publish campaigns in the frontend

Method 1: Admin active directly

Step 1: Go to: Admin Dashboard -> Plugins Manager -> Ads -> manage Ad Campaigns

Step 2: Select “Active

After active campaign:

– Status changed from “Pending” to “Active” (5).

– Start date changed to at the time of activation (1).

– End date: auto fill based on the duration of the selected placement and start date (2).

– Timezone: If admin active campaigns in backend, it will change to “System Time” (3).

– Payment status changed to “Yes” (4).

– After activated, you will receive an email with content below:

 

Step 3: Click on a link in this email, will direct to report campaign page.

Step 4: You need to choose the time, and click “Search” button to view your report:

Step 5: Go to the site and view your ad at the website:

 

Method 2: Send the payment request

– Go to: Admin Dashboard -> Plugins Manager -> Ads -> Manage Ad Campaigns

–  Click on the select box and choose “send payment request”

– After then campaign’s owner will receive 2 emails with content below:

Step 1: Click on a link –>  will direct to Paypal page to make a payment.

After completed your payment:

– Campaign show in backend:

  • Start date:

– If you made payment before planned date, the start date is a selected date (1).

– If you made payment after planned date, a start date is at the time of payment.

  • End date: auto-fill based on a duration of the selected placement and start date (2).
  • Timezone: is selected timezone (3).
  • Payment status changed to “Yes” (4).
  • Status changed to “Active” (5).

– After the campaign’s owner will receive an email with content below:

Step 2: Click on a link in this email to view your campaign report.

You can change “from” and “to” to view.

Detail campaign report has content below:

Step 3:

– If start date > current time: Waiting start time, go to the site and view it. Your ad will show on the frontend on time.

– If start date <= current time: Go to the site and view it.

The sample for ads on site:

Last Updated On May 11, 2018