Current status of the Ning Platform is always available on the Ning Status Blog.

Forum

Ad server problems.

I use OpenX.  I finally just figured out why the zone/banner/campaigns wouldnt link. Because the size of the banner was different on both. Oops and to think all that time I spent trying to figure it out smh

Now my problem is I cannot see the banner on the website. I have used the invocation code you get from going to "Zones" and clicking on the invocation code tab.

I have went to the "Website" tab, clicked "Invocation code" generated the code and still nothing.

I have also used both iFrame and Javascript tags. I tried troubleshooting it but honestly I dont understand half of what they are talking about. Probably more than that.

OpenX tip 14

PLEASE take note that I am still pretty new to being a website creator and have NEVER had to use an ad server before. And also my browser is Firefox.

You need to be a member of Ning Creators Network to add comments!

Join Ning Creators Network

Email me when people reply –

Replies

  • Okay so now its just the banner doesnt show but if you click the empty space where the ad is suppose to be it leads you the site that is advertising

  • There has been a lot of noise about OPENX. Even some NC said they are now Millionaires but me, been just a down to earth human mortal, I have seen my Income gown from about USD 15 to 1, thanks to OPENX. 

    I have never expected to become a MILLIONAIRE as some did here. My Only purpose was to help pay the NING BILL.

    In the near future I am planning to go back again to my standard Google Adsense, which is telling me I have lost thousands of displays because some problems or blocks with my Ads.

    OPENX may be good for USA based Networks and for those having large numbers but not for those of us having members in the range of 1K.

    Hope my Feedback helps.

    • What is my Point? You may be wasting your time.

  • NC for Hire
    The NC that claimed to be a millionaire was a bit confused. :-)

    OpenX should be seen as a way of monitoring ad inventory, not necessarily as a way of boosting income. If you have advertisers who want transparency then this might be useful.

    By the way, images will show after a while - there is a bit of lag if you're using the openx servers rather than your own.
    Sp
    • lol after a few hours I figured out Javascript doesnt mean image. I had to use the image tag invocation code.......duh. lol I was pretty proud that I figured this ad server stuff on my own. :P  After all I am a complete newbie hehe

This reply was deleted.

Search the Creators Network

Latest Activity

Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion NEW TIP: Tidy Up Title Links In Activity When Adding Lot's Of Discussions In Succesion
"Sharp; well done John"
3 hours ago
Garfield Archivist replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Beautiful display of photos"
3 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion How To Make Your Photos List Even On Both Side ( useful for those with full page width themes )
"I do have a few of these as when adding group modules they do the same thing in big and smaller col…"
18 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Noticed Your Articles Follow Button And Link Are Not Quite In The Page At The Bottom Of list Page? Here is a fix
"Thanks Kos, yes it's those little things that get me. I have quite a few of those to add :-)"
18 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion NEW TIP: Tidy Up Title Links In Activity When Adding Lot's Of Discussions In Succesion
"Thanks Randy I appreciate your kind words. It is good to be back and posting again as really did mi…"
18 hours ago
Randy L. Vollett replied to John Bizley's discussion NEW TIP: Tidy Up Title Links In Activity When Adding Lot's Of Discussions In Succesion
"You know if ning had hired you, 3.0 would have been finished long ago. Thanks for all these great t…"
20 hours ago
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion Noticed Your Articles Follow Button And Link Are Not Quite In The Page At The Bottom Of list Page? Here is a fix
"Small but worthwhile.  Thank you!"
20 hours ago
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion How To Make Your Photos List Even On Both Side ( useful for those with full page width themes )
"Do you feel like a complete designer by now?  *lol*  Thanks for the tip John."
20 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Your most welcome Marshall :-)"
22 hours ago
marshall blake replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Cool John Ty"
22 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Maybe Ning are messing about a bit as just been getting 500 errors or site takes a long time to loa…"
22 hours ago
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Maybe he has another code in his CSS causing it?"
23 hours ago
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Maybe he has another code in his CSS causing it?"
23 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Hi JF
Everything looks good on my end, tried chrome, FireFox, edge and IE. Here is a screenshot tak…"
23 hours ago
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"JF it looks fine on my pc.  Is is your browser by any chance?"
23 hours ago
JFarrow replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"nice work John.. I was wondering why the Ning system has started to resize our photos so small
for…"
yesterday
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Thanks Jen will do that, they may be able to recover the removed posts."
yesterday
Lora replied to Luke Jones's discussion Setting up a server?
"You can find help on this site...
http://excreators.com/"
yesterday
Jen replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Hi John,
The "delete content" box is not checked by default. So, I hope you report this to Ning as…"
yesterday
Kristin replied to Akim Boukhelif's discussion How to restore Ning archives?
"I propose that a .csv would be much more useful for text content."
Thursday
More…