FAQ: Basic Campaign Management

How do I monitor my campaign? Nov 09, 2016 10:33PM EST

You can read your campaign status from your Campaigns dashboard. Scroll down to your campaign data chart, wher...

How do I add more content to my campaign? Dec 29, 2016 02:04PM EST

The main way to appeal to your target demographic is through headlines and thumbnail images since these are wh...

How important is Click-through Rate (CTR)? Dec 28, 2016 10:10AM EST

Your clickthrough rate (CTR) acts as a ‘quality score,’ or in our case an ‘interest score’ to put the most int...

Why am I not getting traffic? Aug 10, 2015 04:29PM EDT

Fulfilling your daily budget involves a variety of factors, so it may take some diagnosing on your part. The m...

How many times will you show my paid links in one day? Nov 09, 2016 11:03PM EST

This is actually completely up to you and your campaign goals. We operate on $10 minimum daily budget which a...

How can I geo-target my campaign? Jan 05, 2017 01:53PM EST

Campaigns can be geo-targeted on the country, state, or DMA level during the campaign creation process, or any...

How can I see which publishers I'm appearing on? Dec 29, 2016 10:28AM EST

Make sure you’re logged into your Outbrain account by going to my.outbrain.com and head to the Campaigns Tab. ...

How do you select the thumbnail image that appears with my content? Mar 25, 2016 03:24PM EDT

To provide some context, our crawlers will scan your articles for an image during the ‘validation’ phase of yo...

How do I create another campaign? Nov 10, 2016 12:49PM EST

You can create a new campaign quickly from the same place, on any dashboard view. Log into your my.outbrain.co...

I haven't disabled my campaign, so why does it say "Campaign Off Air?" Feb 17, 2016 03:43PM EST

If you haven’t disabled your campaign but it says “Campaign Off-Air”, you’ve likely fulfilled your daily budge...