Creating an Ad Set

To add advertisements to videos, you must first create an ad set.

To create an ad set, do the following:

  1. Log in to the Backlot UI and open the MONETIZE page. The MONETIZE page displays with the Ad Sets tab showing.
  2. Click New. A new ad set is created.
  3. Enter a name for the Ad Set in the Ad Set Name field.
  4. From the Ad Source list box, select My Ads. The SELECT AD FROM YOUR CONTENT dialog box display.
  5. Select the ad you uploaded and click Select. You are returned to the previous page with the ad selected.
  6. Leave the default settings. The advertisement runs as pre-roll each time a video that uses this ad set is viewed.
  7. To add more advertisements to this ad set, click Add another Ad to this Ad Set and select another ad.