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What is creative

Creative is a media file, which you can use to promote your products, services, campaigns by making them more appealing and noticeable. Creatives can be images, videos, audio, .GIF files, and other formats.

You have 4 options of adding creatives in Affise:

  • Add Creative Picture

  • Add URL

  • Add HTML Ad

  • Download

There are some restrictions you should keep in mind while adding creatives:

  • Maximum size of the creative picture/archive is 50 Mb.

  • Maximum total size of the creative pictures/archives per one saving is 100 Mb.

  • Maximum size of the asset for the HTML creative is 20 Mb.

  • Maximum number of assets per creative is 200.

  • Maximum size of all creatives with assets is 500 Mb in summary.

❗ Creative picture and archive must be in format .jpg, .zip, .png or .gif

Add a creative

To add creatives to the offer, go to the Creatives tab on the offer edit page.

There are 4 types of adding creatives in Affise:

  • Add Creative Picture - you can simply add a certain picture to the offer.

  1. Choose the needed file to upload it directly from your device.

    You can add several files at a time.

  2. Specify the name (-s) of the creative (-s) (optional).

  3. Click Save.

  • Add URL - you can add the URL address of the picture.

  1. Specify the name of the creative (optional).

  2. Enter the URL address of the picture in the URL field.

  3. Click Save.

    ❗ Keep in mind that the link you should enter into the URL field is the direct link to the picture itself:

  • Add HTML Ad - this format suggests support of assets hosting.

    HTML Ad format lets you share ready-to-embed interactive banners with affiliates.

  1. Specify the name of the creative (optional).

  2. Enter the creative's width and the height in pixels in the correspondent fields.

  3. Choose the files that are used in the creative in the Upload assets field (optional).

  4. Enter the HTML code of the creative in the Code field.

  5. Click Save.

  • Download - this is a way to download creatives through a link. You can specify a link to some CDN server. The picture will be downloaded from it and uploaded to Affise.

  1. Specify the name of the creative (optional).

  2. Enter the URL address for download in the URL field.

  3. Click Save.

After saving, you will see the table of the added creatives:

In case you want to change the creative name, you can click the Edit button.

❗ You're allowed to edit the creative's name, width, height, and code for HTML Ad type. For all other creatives types, you can only change their names.

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If you still have questions, feel free to address them to Affise Technical Support Team via [email protected] or contact your Dedicated Account Manager.

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