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  1. Google Analytics Access

    If you are using another page tracker that is not Google Analytics please reach out to your Freestar contact to let them know which tool you are utilizing. What email address to use to grant access to Google Analytics We will need you to grant a...
  2. Freestar Ad Formats

    If you see a blank rect an gle (above), please try a different browser or disable your ad blocker. ...
  3. App Mediation - iOS

  4. App Mediation - Android

  5. GDPR

    With IAB's recent changes to the consent framework for GDPR , Sortable is transitioning publishers using our hosted CMP to a hosted Quantcast CMP . This and other articles will be updated in coming weeks to reflect these changes. This p...
  6. Supply Policy

    As part of our mission to empower publishers, Freestar recommends that publishers follow industry best practices and policies to support a healthy ecosystem and maintain sustainable revenue streams. Ultimately, facilitating quality experiences for u...
  7. Insecure or mixed content and ads – FAQ

    What is insecure or mixed content? Insecure content is any content request loaded in a browser over the insecure HTTP protocol. If your webpage is secure (loaded over HTTPS), but contains scripts, styles, images, or other linked content that are in...
  8. How to create Xandr (AppNexus) placements for sites using Act on all Ad Units

    Setting up a publisher and applying a blocklist Log in to the Xandr (AppNexus) dashboard: https://platform.xandr.com/v2/monetization-dashboard Select Inventory  >  Publishers to go to the Publishers page. Select + New to set u...
  9. Confirmed Clicks

    What is the Confirmed Click functionality?  Google introduced Confirmed Clicks as an automated implementation that occurs on specific ad units that are subject to higher-than-average invalid clicks. According to Google, invalid clicks are cl...
  10. CCPA – Recommended steps for publishers

    The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) came into effect on January 1, 2020.  This document should not be taken as a substitute for legal advice, nor is it necessarily an exhaustive list. Having said that, the following are a few steps you ...