How to define a specific order in a group

If you combine ads in our Ordered group type, they will be checked in the given order. The first ad that is checked with a positive result, is also displayed. Some users are expecting that this group can rotate ads evenly, e.g., show ad #1 first, then ad #2, #3, etc, and finally start again with #1. […]

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How to set up AdSense Matched Content Ads in WordPress

AdSense Matched Content ads are a native ad format that engages users and helps to increase ad revenue. Placed below the content, it recommends more of your articles to keep users longer on your site and displays relevant ads at the same time. This is how it might look like based on an example from AdSense. […]

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WPAds alternative and how to migrate

WPAds was one of the first free plugins for managing ads on WordPress sites. Many webmasters are still using this tiny tool. Even though we took over its support and fixed major bugs, the plugin features are outdated and will not receive updates any longer. To ensure the functionality and the security of your website, you […]

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Ads and security

Advanced Ads is restrictive about who can manage ads on your site. By default, this is only the admin. However, allowing all kinds of codes in the Plain Text ad type is still a risky business if you just copy and paste ad codes from external sources. I wanted to use this article to give […]

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How to add the Facebook Pixel to WordPress

Facebook’s retargeting technology helps you to track conversions and build custom audiences to better target your Facebook ads. To get started, you need to implement the Facebook Pixel to your website. In this tutorial, you are going to learn how to do that in WordPress using Advanced Ads. Create and get the Facebook Pixel The […]

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How to lazy load ads in WordPress?

Lazy Load is a technology to prevent that objects on a website are getting loaded before they would appear in the visible area of the visitor. This keeps the loading time of a website at a minimum and improves its performance. Lazy loading is a very common concept to handle images. We developed a Lazy […]

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Displaying Ads with Visual Composer

Visual Composer by WPBakery is one of the most popular premium page builder for WordPress. No wonder that I receive many requests on how to use ads, and especially AdSense ad units, directly within the Visual Composer interface. Until now, the simple solution was to use a shortcode from an ad, group, or placement created […]

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How to create ads on responsive / mobile sites in WordPress

In this tutorial you are going to learn how to display ads for mobile devices or specific browser sizes in your WordPress site using Advanced Ads. Methods explained in this tutorial. mobile ads – ads for mobile or desktop responsive ads – ads by browser size Backstory One of my main reasons to develop the […]

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