FAQ

My ad is ranked ‘new’ and has 0 views, why is it not running

My ad is ranked ‘new’ and has 0 views, why is it not running? If your ad doesn’t seem to be displaying on a specific web site – 0 views and ranked as ‘new’ – this means that the ad zone is not currently running. There maybe be few reasons for this: publisher hasn’t placed the GAO ad code on their web site yet, the zone may be temporarily on hold, or the publisher may have removed the GAO ad code without notifying us. You are always welcome to contact us about it and we’ll tell you when/whether the ad…

What is the GAO Action tracking System

GAO Action Tracking System allows you to track how many of the clicks from your GAO ad campaign reach a specific page within your web site, such the game download page, the registration success page, or the e-mail validation success page. All you need to do is add the GAO ATS hidden image code to the page of your site, loading of which will be considered an action. You can find the code in the Profile page of your advertiser account after making the initial deposit. Each time this code is triggered, GAO ATS will check the IP of the…

CPC, CPM, CPA, CTR, Conv… what does it all mean?

CPC, CPM, CPA, CTR, Conv… what does it all mean? Back to Top CPC – Cost Per Click – online advertising pricing method whereby the advertiser pays for each click on their advertisement. For example: $0.05 CPC or 5 cents per click. Note: GAO operates on CPC basis but does not charge advertisers for multiple clicks on the same advertisement by the same visitor in a 24 hour period. CPM – Cost Per Thousand Impressions (1000 impressions is represented by roman numeral M) – online advertising pricing method whereby the advertiser pays for each thousand ad views / impressions of…

What kind of banners can GAO run?

What kind of banners can GAO run? Dimensions: 728×90, 468×60, 120×600, 160×600, 300×250, 125×125. File Types: GIF, JPG, PNG, SWF. Size limit is 60,000 bytes, except for 125×125 limited to 40,000 bytes. Content: Game/entertainment related. No pimping games. No MMO gold/item/leveling services. No gambling. Restrictions: No extreme animation / strong flashing / visual irritation. No vulgarity / nudity / graphic violence. Rich Media: Streaming video banners and rich media banners are accepted, subject to approval. SWF banners must have the below action script assigned to the button object/overlay clicking which must send the visitor to advertiser’s site. No changes must…