Bulk Upload Hosted Video Creatives

You can bulk upload many hosted video creatives at once from a local drive or a server in your network.

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You can upload video creative files in the following formats: MOV, AVI, ASF, OGG, WEBM, FLV, MP4 and WMV.

Bulk Upload Hosted Video Creatives

To bulk upload hosted video creatives, start by navigating to the Creatives page. (If you need help, see Navigate to the Creatives Page).

To bulk upload hosted video creatives:

  1. From the Creatives page, select Upload File (XLSX) from the Actions menu.
You see the Bulk Upload Creatives overlay.
  1. From the Bulk Upload Creatives overlay, select Hosted Video from the drop-down list.
  2. Upload your creatives. Do one of the following:
  • Click Choose Creatives to Upload. Select your creatives and then click Open.
  • Drag and drop your creative files in the drop zone.

Bulk Edit Hosted Video Creatives

You may want to bulk edit the creatives you just uploaded. For hosted video creatives, you can bulk edit the creative name, clickthrough URL, and landing page URL.

Important

If you see “URL not set” in the Click Through URL or Landing Page URL columns, you need to edit the URLs in order for the creatives to serve.

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To bulk edit hosted video creatives:

  1. Select the checkboxes for the creatives you want to bulk edit, or select the checkbox at the top to select all the creatives.
  2. If you want to edit the creative names, select Edit Creative Name from the Actions menu. Then, do the following:
  • To add text at the beginning of all the creatives names, type text in the Prepend to Name(s) text box.
  • To replace all the creative names with new names, type text in the Edit Original Name(s) text box.
  • To append the creative names with some text, type text in the Append to Name(s) text box.
  • Click the Update button to save your changes.
  1. If you want to update the clickthrough URL, select Set Click Through URL from the Actions menu. The clickthrough URL is the URL that redirects to the landing page. The clickthrough URL can be a click tracker or a landing page URL. To update the clickthrough URL, do the following:
  • Type the clickthrough URL in the Click Through URL field.
  • Click the Update button to save your changes.
  1. If you want to update the landing page URL, select Set Landing Page URL from the Actions menu. The landing page URL is the domain that corresponds to the final landing page of your ad. The landing page URL is submitted to all supply exchanges for quality review. To update the landing page URL, do the following:
  • Type the landing page URL in the Landing Page URL field.
  • Click the Update button to save your changes.
  1. When you are finished with your edits, click the Done Editing button in the lower-left corner.

Complete Your Video Upload

To complete your upload, do one of the following:

  • If you are finished uploading and editing your creatives, click the Upload Selected button in the lower-left corner.
  • To upload more video creatives, select an option from the Add Creatives drop-down list in the upper-left corner. For information on uploading third-party or native video creatives, see the following sections:
  • To upload display creatives, click the Video Creatives tab. For information on uploading video creatives, see the following sections: