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

Laura Occhipinti replied to True Love Josie's discussion Critique My 3.0 Site
"I think it is the best 3.0 I've ever seen! Really, very eye catching and clean.
1. You should add a…"
3 hours ago
Jen replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Diane, always my friend. Thank you!"
5 hours ago
Jen replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Hi Bernard!
What a nice thing for you to say, and do - - thank you!  It has been my pleasure, and h…"
5 hours ago
Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"They're part of the original crew of creators I had the honor to get to know when I opened my Ning…"
6 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"Ah I see. I've actually just seen the embed option in YouTube, too. Didn't even think of looking -…"
6 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"No as it only accepts the youtube user name. You can in the page I am making as the playlist is par…"
7 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"Just while I'm here, can you add YouTube playlists to a social channel?"
7 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"Ah, ok, thanks chaps. I'll give that a shot, see what happens!"
7 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"You could also try renaming the page to remove those capital letters in the url because they could…"
7 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"Hi Tim
Yes it is as Steve mentioned that there must be at least one video added for the page to wor…"
7 hours ago
steve replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"its probably because you have no videos.. try uploading one and doing  it again 
:))"
8 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
9 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion YouTube user names and Social Channels - what am I missing
"Tim if you give me your youtube url I can take a look for you."
10 hours ago
Bernard Lama replied to Alan's discussion Adding Java Script
"Hi The Builder, are you looking for something like this?"
11 hours ago
TJ @ jQueryHelp replied to Alan's discussion Adding Java Script
"Hi The Builder,

Looks like you're trying to add a div and some js using x$ in the Custom Code Head…"
22 hours ago
Lea Scott replied to John Bizley's discussion NEW: VIDEO PAGE USING A BLOGS PAGE: See what you think so far
"Ohhh I see ;)
Thought I was missing out on some perk lol!"
23 hours ago
steve replied to Jamie Baker's discussion Ning 3.0 Tips, Tools and more.
"This is a great idea.. im sorry to say Ning creators is dying a slow horrible death and this is ver…"
23 hours ago
The Builder :) replied to Alan's discussion Adding Java Script
"Hi Jen dont work for me in my ning 3 site. I need  add  this code in head seccion of my custom code…"
yesterday
Ben Carr replied to Ben Carr's discussion Ways to Overcome the Activity Feed
"Thanks Steve. We have had this layout for a long time though and are considering some changes just…"
yesterday
John Bizley replied to Jamie Baker's discussion Ning 3.0 Tips, Tools and more.
"Just added my application Jamie :-)"
yesterday
More…