A Little Background
Today’s Talk

 • Maximizing Revenue Through Ad Format
   and Placement Optimization…
This isn’t a Lecture…but a few terms we should all know


 • CPM
    – Cost Per Milli (Thousand)

 • Email web2.0@Yieldbui...
Trusting Content




                   •   Email Answer to web2.0@YieldBuild.com
                        – What were the ...
Application Constraints
Long Tail Content
Ad Blindness
Four Pillars of Ad Optimization
Size Matters




           •   Email Answer to web2.0@Yieldbuild.com
                –   What is the largest AdSense text...
Format Attributes




 •   Email Answer to web2.0@Yieldbuild.com
      –   According to the YieldBuild blog
          (blo...
Placement

 • Site Design
   • Design Site to accept best ad sizes
 • Make every ad count
 • Don’t underestimate below the...
Ad Network Management

 • Select ad networks that fit your site
 • Geo Targeting
 • Use N= pvs per user/(frequency cap of 2)
Customer Impact

 • Featured at http://blog.yieldbuild.com
   – Jewish Encyclopedia
   – Elliott Back


 • Blog site: Hubp...
Profile Pages

 • $2-3 eCPMs
   – Two ads per page
   – AdSense is best
     performing ad network
     • Bottom ad
Hubs

• $10-11 eCPMs
  – User generated blog content
  – AdSense, Amazon, eBay,
    YPN
  – Three ad layout templates
    ...
Thank You!

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Maximizing Ad Revenue Through Format Optimization Presentation

  1. 1. A Little Background
  2. 2. Today’s Talk • Maximizing Revenue Through Ad Format and Placement Optimization…
  3. 3. This isn’t a Lecture…but a few terms we should all know • CPM – Cost Per Milli (Thousand) • Email web2.0@Yieldbuild.com – What's the three-letter acronym for the number obtained when you divide the number of click- throughs for an ad by the number of times the ad is displayed?
  4. 4. Trusting Content • Email Answer to web2.0@YieldBuild.com – What were the 6 brands that pulled their advertising dollars from Facebook because their ads were displayed alongside content about the British National Party?
  5. 5. Application Constraints
  6. 6. Long Tail Content
  7. 7. Ad Blindness
  8. 8. Four Pillars of Ad Optimization
  9. 9. Size Matters • Email Answer to web2.0@Yieldbuild.com – What is the largest AdSense text ad unit currently available, in terms of area?
  10. 10. Format Attributes • Email Answer to web2.0@Yieldbuild.com – According to the YieldBuild blog (blog.yieldbuild.com), what background/border color combination for the sidebar ad zone ended up performing best in a test on HubPages.com?
  11. 11. Placement • Site Design • Design Site to accept best ad sizes • Make every ad count • Don’t underestimate below the fold value
  12. 12. Ad Network Management • Select ad networks that fit your site • Geo Targeting • Use N= pvs per user/(frequency cap of 2)
  13. 13. Customer Impact • Featured at http://blog.yieldbuild.com – Jewish Encyclopedia – Elliott Back • Blog site: Hubpages – Owned and Operated – 7.3 Million Visitors per Month – Profiles – Hubs
  14. 14. Profile Pages • $2-3 eCPMs – Two ads per page – AdSense is best performing ad network • Bottom ad
  15. 15. Hubs • $10-11 eCPMs – User generated blog content – AdSense, Amazon, eBay, YPN – Three ad layout templates (AdSense, YPN) • More ad spots for long content
  16. 16. Thank You! Questions?
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