Ad manager

Ad manager 1.3

No permission to buy ($35.00)
Compatible XF 2.x versions
2.0
Premium upgrade:

This XF2 add-on along with the entire collection can be purchased for $35.00 USD. Your Premium upgrade will allow you to download as many XF2 add-ons as you like for one year. Please see the entire collection located in the Resources area at this URL:

https://www.xf2addons.com/

Description:

Easily manage your Google AdSense advertising.

Live example:

http://www.southbayriders.com/forums/

(Example of AdSense on the forum list)

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(Example of Options page)

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(Example of User group permissions)

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Features:
  • Ads are displayed in forum list, forum view and thread view.
  • Ads are displayed top and bottom.
  • Options page allows disabling ads from specified areas, forums and threads.
  • User Group Permissions determine which user groups see ads.
Installation:
  1. Download Andy-AdManager-1.3.zip and unzip it.
  2. Copy the src/addons/Andy/AdManager directory to your server.
  3. From the Admin Control Panel Install the add-on.
Get your AdSense code (Leaderboard):
  1. Log into your Google AdSense account.
  2. Click My Ads.
  3. Click Ad units.
  4. Click New ad unit.
  5. Click Text and display ads.
  6. Showing = Horizontal banner
  7. Name = Leaderboard
  8. Ad size = Horizontal banner / Leaderboard
  9. Save and get code.
Get your AdSense code (Large Mobile Banner):
  1. Log into your Google AdSense account.
  2. Click My Ads.
  3. Click Ad units.
  4. Click New ad unit.
  5. Click Text and display ads.
  6. Showing = Horizontal banner
  7. Name = Large Mobile Banner
  8. Ad size = Large Mobile Banner / Large Mobile Banner
  9. Save and get code.
Template edit:

Edit the andy_admanager template and update the following four lines:

6,7,18,19

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User group permissions:

Set the appropriate user group permissions, typically the following two user groups are set to Yes.

Registered
Unregistered / Unconfirmed

Questions & Answers:

Q: Should I exclude forums which guests are not able to view?
A: Yes.

Q: Should I exclude threads which Google finds inappropriate (e.g. gun threads)?
A: Yes
Author
AndyB
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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Ad manager v1.3 changes: As of v1.3 you need to have two ad units, a Leaderboard and Large...
  2. See description

    Ad manager v1.2 changes: Fixed code relating to excluding forums and threads in the Options page.
  3. See description

    Ad Manager v1.1 changes: Added 'Exclude threads' to options page.
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