Joining the Smaato Network is quick and easy and you can be up and running in minutes by clicking on the button bellow.
We implemented a very easy sign-up process that gives you access to our fully automated self-service portal. To make the whole process even simpler we made two videos which show you how to set up an account and how to ad enable your application and/or mobile website with Smaato. Free Sign Up
The credit notes are subject to the minimum amount of one (1) USD, provided that no credit notes will be produced for amount less than one (1) USD. Further, for wire transfer, the Payment of the Net Revenue Share shall not be made until at least US$100 is payable to Client. For Paypal the US$100 threshold amount does not apply.
The earnings are displayed in US Dollar.
Earnings are the revenues you made with mobile advertisements. Earnings are made by displaying ads (CPM) or by receiving clicks on ads (CPC). Smaato serves both kinds of ads although the weighting of these ad types may vary per country.
Publishers can choose between receiving their monthly earnings by Paypal or Bank wire transfer.
You can change the payment method at any time by logging in to your account.
Payment is normally made 60 days after the end of your first calendar month of working with Smaato. However, this payment may take longer if Smaato has not received all of the payments from the ad networks which displayed ads into your app or mobile website.
Smaato Network is open to everyone ranging from large publishers with multiple mobile sites to small start-ups, blogs and app developers. For more information please review our Publisher Content Guidelines.
You will need to meet the following criteria before submitting your site or app online for approval:
Smaato reviews all sites and apps submitted online.
Smaato currently supports publishers with sites or apps that can display the ISO 8859-1 character set. ISO 8859-1 is used to represent most languages throughout the Americas, Western Europe, Asia, Oceania and Africa.
The Smaato team reviews all sites and apps submitted by publishers before adding them to the Smaato network.
Once you added your site or app, we will automatically generate ad codes for you for every ad slot you have defined. Just copy and paste the ad code into the relevant area of your site or app. You will be able to access this ad code by following the steps below.
You can create up to 5 adspace IDs. Each adspace ID can support different ad formats and have different targeting information. If you need more adspace ID’s just contact the Smaato Support team: support(at)smaato.com.
Smaato provides real-time reporting and analytics. This means you can access all the up-to-date information to fine tune your site or app to maximize your revenue-generating possibilities.
All reports can be downloaded by clicking on the “Export to Excel (CSV)” link at the bottom of all reports.
The reports are shown in GMT.
An ad request is a call made to the Smaato advertising platform triggered by the ad code integrated in your site or app for a particular adspaceID. An impression represents an ad displayed on your site or app to an end user. The ratio of impressions served to ads requested is called the fill rate.
eCPM or Effective Cost per Thousand impressions is calculated by dividing your total earnings by the total number of impressions. For example, if as a publisher you earned $200.00 from 40,000 impressions, the eCPM calculation would be ($200.00 / 40,000) x 1000 giving an eCPM of $5.00.
eCPM is a useful report metric for comparing revenue generated across marketing channels and advertising networks.
There are a number of things you can do in order to optimize your earnings:
Yes. You can add, manage and control your websites and applications under your publisher account.
Smaato is sending ads per your ad request.
If you get the ad this is the served ad. Although you forward the ad to your publishers this doesn’t have to be meant that the served ad by us (Smaato) to you will be fully displayed or called from your end-user. Reason could be that the end-user stops the application or the service or whatever.
Thus the number of served ads and impressions can vary.
Smaato supports the MMA standard banner sizes. It can happen that our Ad Network partners cannot deliver the requested size. Then we always send you the next smaller size.
Please check if you do see a green banner with the message “Done: Click to Finish”. If you do see this ad banner, please follow the instruction and click on the green ad banner to finish the process for getting live ads.
Currently there is only our SOMA API integration guide available.
This can have 3 reasons:
Please follow the instructions provided in our SOMA Server API Developer Guide. It will explain exactly how to integrate the code snippets into your site or app source code.
The message “no ads available” means that currently for this specific request ( e.g. the provided country/ location/ category) there is no ad available.