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  •   Getting Started With JW Ads

    This article will go step-by-step over how to set up your new JW Player Ads subscription. From the use of your key, to the implementation of the ad tag itself. This document applies to users of JW Player A...

    Jun 30, 2014 10:03AM EDT
  •   Ad Formats Reference

    This document describes the various advertising clients, formats and servers supported in the Advertising edition of JW Player. See Basic Preroll Ads for actual configuration options. This document applies...

    Apr 28, 2015 02:20PM EDT
  •   Basic Preroll Video Ads

    The Ads edition of JW6 has built-in support for the two leading video ad frameworks: VAST/VPAID and Google IMA. Not every VAST feature is supported at present. See Supported Ad Formats for more information. Add...

    Apr 06, 2015 05:54PM EDT
  •   Scheduling Ad Breaks

    The JW Player supports two mechanisms for scheduling ads throughout the timeline of a video. JW Player Advertising schedule configuration block.(Google IMA and VAST) As of JW Player 6.10, schedules can al...

    Apr 02, 2015 11:26AM EDT
  •   Ad Tag Variables

    Many VAST servers use "tag variables" to optimize fill and provide more information on how ads are being viewed. JW Player supports a number of variables that can be added to your VAST tag URL. Once an ad call ...

    Nov 21, 2014 03:26PM EST
  •   Ad Tag Waterfalling

    Currently, JW Player oficially supports one main mechanism for waterfalling between ad networks. This practice of waterfalling is currently only supported when using our vast ad client. The use of Google IMA or...

    Apr 15, 2015 04:29PM EDT
  •   Configuring Ad Skipping

    You can set an amount of time that you want your viewers to watch an ad before being allowed to skip it. When this skip offset is configured, a countdown will appear in the player and become active when the tim...

    Dec 03, 2014 01:41PM EST
  •   Companion Ads

    JW Player supports the insertion of companion ads into the page. HTML/IFRAME and GIF/JPG/PNG ads are supported for both VAST and IMA. This document applies to users of JW Player Advertising. Don't have Adv...

    Dec 22, 2014 04:25PM EST
  •   Custom Ad Countdown Message

    During playback of linear ads (both VAST and IMA), JW Player displays a friendly ad message to notify viewers. Please see below to discover how to configure this method. This document applies to users of J...

    Oct 22, 2014 06:58PM EDT
  •   VMAP Ad Schedule

    The IAB Video Multiple Ad Playlist (VMAP) specification is an XML template that video content owners and ad networks can use to schedule ad insertion from a single tag. This document applies to users of JW...

    Dec 09, 2014 11:18AM EST


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