Ad Server Integration for Advertisement (AVOD)

 

Introduction

Enabling Advertisement

Setting Up Your Ad Integration with SPOTX

Setting Up Your Ad Integration with DoubleClick Ad Exchange

Managing Ads for Content

Sending Sample Ad URLto SPOTX

Managing Ad Tags

Ads Supported in Player

Ads Supported in Mobile Browsers & TV Apps

 

Introduction

At Muvi, we integrate with any Ad server which is VPAID compliant in accordance with IAB guidelines. We have out of the box integration with SPOTX and DoubleClick Ad Exchange. You can create multiple Ad Tags (For both SPOTX and DoubleClick) and link them to multiple contents. 

 

Enabling Advertisement

Before setting up your Ad Integration, first, you need to enable this feature in your CMS.

  • To enable Advertisement, go to “Monetization-->Settings” in your CMS.
  • Under “Monetization Model” select the checkbox “Advertisement
  • Finally, click on “Update

Advertisement will be enabled for your store. Once the Advertisement is enabled, it will be displayed under the Monetization menu. ((Monetization -->Advertisement)

 

 

Setting Up Your Ad Integration with SPOTX

  • First you need to setup your account with SPOTX
  • Once your publisher account is setup, please go to “Monetization --> “Advertisement” in your CMS (See Below Screenshot).
  • Click on “SPOTX
  • Click on "Add New Ad Tag" button
  • Type the Ad Tag Name and Ad Tag Value in  the corresponding field
  • Click on "Save"

Note: You can add multiple Ad Tags by repeating the above procedure. By creating multiple Ad Tags you can add different ads to different content in your store. 

 

 

Setting Up Your Ad Integration with DoubleClick Ad Exchange

  • First you need to sign up with DoubleClick Ad Exchange 
  • Once you signed up with DoubleClick Ad Exchange, you need to generate your Ad Tag (Please Click Here to know how to generate video Ad Tags)
  • Go to “Monetization --> “Advertisement” in your CMS (See Below Screenshot).
  • Click on “DoubleClick Ad Exchange
  • Click on "Add New Ad Tag" button  (Please follow the same procedure as mentioned above for SPOTX)
  • Type the Ad Tag Name and Ad Tag Value in  the corresponding field
  • Click on "Save

Note: You can add multiple Ad Tags by repeating the above procedure. By creating multiple Ad Tags you can add different ads to different content in your store. 

 

 

Managing Ads for Content

  • Go to “Manage Content“–-> “Content Library“  in your CMS
  • To setup ad for a content, on the right-hand side of the content, click on “Manage Ads
  • Select the check box “Enable Ads on this video
  • Choose either “Pre-roll”, “Mid-roll” or "Post Roll" option or you can also choose all the 3 options
  • Select the Ad Tag for content from the drop-down
  • Finally, click on “Save

Note:

  • Currently, we are supporting Ads for Pre-roll, Mid-roll and Post-roll for SpotX and Pre-Roll, Mid-Roll for DoubleClick on web browsers only.
  • For DoubleClick,  there is no option available to enable the “Pre-roll”, “Mid-roll” in the Muvi CMS. You need to enable this in the DoubleClick ad server.
  • You can integrate ads  in all types of content including, single part, multi part, paid (SVOD, PPV) and free content. Currently, we do not support ads for live streaming content.

 

 

  • Link the SPOTX Ad Tag (Please use the sample Ad Tag 85394) to a Non-DRM content in your Content Library by following the above mentioned method. 
  • Click on "Embed" on the right-hand side of the content in which you have linked the SPOTX Ad Tag 
  • Copy the Embed Link. 

 

 

 

 

  • Send the Embed URL to SPOTX. (Only send the link after "SRC". Please check the below screenshot. You need to copy the highlighted section)

 

 

Managing Ad Tags

You can edit or delete the Ad Tags you have added to either SPOTX or DoubleClick.

  • To edit an Ad Tag, click on the Edit Icon. Make necessary changes and click on "Save". The Ad tag will be modified.
  • To delete a specific Ad Tag, click on the Delete Icon. When asked for confirmation, click on "Yes" to delete the Ad Tag

 

 

You can configure your video ads and collateral itself from your Ad Servers.

 

Ads Supported in Player

Player
DFPSPOTX
Pre-rollMid-rollPost-rollPre-rollMid-rollPost-roll
Muvi DRM VODYesYesNoYesYesYes
Studio Approved DRM VODNoNoNoNoNoNo
Third Party*NoNoNoNoNoNo
Live StreamNoNoNoNoNoNo
AudioNoNoNoNoNoNo
EMBED
Muvi DRM VODYesYesNoYesNoNo
Studio Approved DRM VODNoNoNoNoNoNo
Third Party*NoNoNoNoNoNo
Live StreamNoNoNoNoNoNo
AudioNoNoNoNoNoNo

 

*Note: For any third party video link, we only support .m3u8 format.

 

Ads Supported in Mobile Browsers & TV Apps

We support all kinds of ads for SPOTX  and DoubleClick ad server in Mobile Apps, TV Apps (Apple TV, Fire TV, Android TV and Roku TV) and Mobile Browsers for non-DRM content.

 

 

 

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