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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 Standard Implementation

    Select from the tabs below to view the indicated information. Read and follow all of the instructions to ensure that your integration goes smoothly. Introduction Introduction The standard implementation is meant to be for websites running on Wo...
  3. Freestar Ad Formats

    If you see a blank rect an gle (above), please try a different browser or disable your ad blocker. ...
  4. Cumulative Layout Shift (CLS)

    Cumulative Layout Shift ( CLS )  Cumulative Layout Shift can occur when ads are loading into the site's content. Often times what a user will see is that an ad will start to load and move the content around on the page. Google is now consi...
  5. React Integration

    Select from the tabs below to view the indicated information. Read and follow all of the instructions to ensure that your integration goes smoothly. Introduction Introduction The React implementation is meant to be for websites running Single P...
  6. 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...
  7. Google Ad Manager in Apple News

    Google Ad Manager in Apple News Instructional guide to implement Google Ad Manager (GAM) tags in Apple News Setup and configuration Sign in to Workbench . Click your user name in the upper right to display the sub-menu. Choose Ad Settings. O...
  8. Event-Based Implementation

    Event-Based Implementation Introduction Introduction If you are looking to call the ads outside of a normal page load, you will want to use our event-based ads. There are many examples of use cases for this, including: A user plays a game on...
  9. Freestar Integration

    About Our Ad Tags The code provided by Freestar is built off of Prebid.js and the Google Publisher Tag library to work with Google Ad Manager (GAM). Any other instances of GAM on the page will cause issues with ads loading and will impact revenue. ...
  10. Disabling Products

    Disabling products via config To disable products on certain pages or areas of the site, a disabledProducts object can be added when declaring the freestar.config object. The default values are false ( not disabled ) for all products: The ...