YouTube Ad

Once you’ve created a placement, the next level is the ad/ad group level.  To create a video ad group, follow these steps:

  1. Create a new Ad Group.
  2. Set Group Type to “Video Ads.”
  3. In the “Video Ad Style Formatting” drop down menu select the “YouTube Style”.
  4. If the “Default Video Style” is not available you need to copy this style in the Text Ad Style section to match the dimensions of your placement.
    • Create a new text ad style, select Video Ad as the Ad Style Type
    • Select “Youtube Style” in the “Copy Existing Style” drop down menu
    • Set the width and height to match the width and height dimensions of the placement you want to add video ads to.
  5. Create a new YouTube Video Ad, YouTube Video Ads are used when you are serving a video file hosted on YouTube.

Once created, you can go in and create your YouTube ad by filling in the following (advanced features shown as well):

Updated on April 21, 2017

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