Floater

Creative template for DoubleClick for Publishers (DFP). This creative template appears over a web page's content in fixed position.

Features

Supports asynchronous/synchronous tags Upload image, or provide image or HTML5 ad by URL
Responsive Visible immediately or when scrolled down to specified position
With/without target URL Easy click tracking for any HTML5 ad, even without "clickTag" implemented
Various locations for close button Auto-close option to close automatically the ad after specified number of seconds
3rd-party impression tracking option Counts impression if ad is visible (for Out-of-page line items only)
Pure JavaScript (no external JS libraries) Easy installation (import ready file and instructions included)
One year creative template updates for free Unlimited free technical support by email for one month
 
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Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

What creative formats supported?

This creative template supports most popular image formats (.jpg, .png, .gif) and HTML5 (.html) ads. HTML5 ads can be used by its web address (URL) only.

Is Flash (SWF) format supported?

Flash (.swf) files not supported in this custom creative templates. We do not maintain Flash format because most modern internet browsers disable Flash content by default currently.

How to use HTML5 ads?

To use HTML5 ad in this creative template, You need to get banner landing page URL firstly. Follow these steps:

  1. Upload all HTML5 banner assets to remote server (via FTP for example);
  2. Get URL to uploaded HTML5 ad landing page file (index.html usually);
  3. Provide this URL in this custom creative template field "File URL" and set fields "Source Type" value to "iFrame";
  4. Set other template fields values as required and save it.

How to track clicks for HTML5 ads?

There are two options to track clicks: use HTML5 ad that has a clickTag variable implemented in it and set its name to template's "clickTAG name" field or use any HTML5 ad and set "Add Global clickTAG" field to "YES".

Can I use HTML5 ads without clickTAG and track clicks?

Yes. This creative template includes a unique technique that allows track clicks for any HTML5 ad, even without click tracking variable implemented in it.

Can I change custom creative template default values?

Yes, You can change creative template default values. After You imported template, click on the field in the column Name and enter a new default value in the field Default value. You can change default values later.

Is this creative template works with DoubleClick for Publishers Small Business?

Yes. All DoubleClick for Publishers (DFP) templates made by Genecy.com are created and tested for DFP Small Business mainly.

What access rights in DFP required to install this custom creative template?

This creative template can install any user with a role that has "Edit creative templates" permission checked. Users with roles Administrator or Trafficker have this permission by default.

What ad unit size required for this custom creative template?

You can use this creative template with any existing ad unit. The template code hides ad unit by which it executed automatically. But we recommend using ad unit with fixed size 1x1 or Out-of-page for Rich Media ads.

Release notes

Version: 1.6.0 Updated: August 1, 2017
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1.0.0
  • Initial release
April 6, 2016
 
1.2.0
  • New click-tracking option for HTML5 ads;
  • new auto-close option.
December 5, 2016
 
1.3.0
  • New background overlay color option;
  • cross-browser compatibility fixes (IE8 compatibility).
January 14, 2017
 
1.4.0
  • Template for "out-of-page" line items included;
  • responsiveness bug fixes.
March 31, 2017
 
1.5.0
  • New positions of the close button added.
April 30, 2017
 
1.5.1
  • Fixed: Invalid viewport size determination
July 28, 2017
 
1.6.0
  • NEW: close ad by clicking on the overlay;
  • NEW: show an ad after seconds specified;
  • NEW: hide close button;
  • FIXED: pass DFP click tracking URL to HTML creatives (iFrame) when click-through URL empty (for various click-through URLs in HTML creative).
August 1, 2017
 
€ 99
$ 116.23
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