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Create a Text Link Ad

Text Link Ads are a type of advertisement your partners can host, driving traffic to your website or a specific product. Text Link Ads utilize hyperlinked text to attract partner-driven traffic to the landing page you choose for this ad.

Create a text link ad

  1. From the left navigation bar, select Content → Ads.

  2. In the top-right corner, select Create Ad [Drop-down menu] → Text Link.

  3. Enter the Name of the ad.

  4. Enter the Link Text you want consumers to see.

    • You can add up to 50 Link Texts by toggling on Add more text links with the same ad settings. Enter the Link Text and Landing Page for each.

  5. Enter a Description of the ad.

  6. Enter the landing page to which the ad should redirect.

    • You can set a custom landing page by selecting Custom from the drop-down menu. Custom landing pages can be viewed on mobile device browsers.

    • If your ad will be hosted on a mobile app, toggle on Mobile Fallback.

  7. Toggle on, then add, Metadata.

  8. Select the Deal list this ad should be on.

  9. Add Labels to the ad so your partners can more easily find them.

  10. If you want to restrict when the ad is active, set the Available Dates for this ad.

  11. Toggle Restrict Partner Access to set which partners can use this ad. Search for the partners you want this ad to be usable for from the Search partners field.

If you want to add promotional themes to this ad, continue on to the next section, then select [Unchecked box] Save as a draft or just Save.

Add promotional themes

Promotional themes can help you organize ads by what time of the year the ad is for, and partners can also find these ads more conveniently for their marketing efforts.

  1. Toggle if you want to add Seasonal themes.

    • Select what seasonal theme you want to add from the drop-down menu.

  2. Toggle if you want to signal to partners that this ad is for a Top-Selling item.

If you want to add advanced settings to this ad, continue to the next section. Otherwise, select [Unchecked box] Save as a draft or just Save.

Toggle advanced settings

  1. Select Show advanced settings.

  2. If you want partners to begin using this ad as soon as you finish creating it, select Save.

  3. Select [Drop-down menu] if you want to create another ad.

    • Select Save and create another ad to create a new ad.

    • Select Save and create another with same settings to create a duplicate ad. Select this option if you want to create another ad with some small changes to the ad you just made.

Save the ad

  1. If you want to save the ad but do not want it to be live for partners to use, select [Unchecked box] Save as a draft.

  2. If you want partners to begin using the ad as soon as you finish creating it, select Save.

  3. Select [Drop-down menu] if you want to create another ad.

    • Select Save and create another ad to create a new ad.

    • Select Save and create another with same settings to create a duplicate ad. Select this option if you want to create another ad with some small changes to the ad you just made.

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