FAQ

Can I use .GIFs in Ballot Group or Category Ad Spots?

Partners do have the ability to serve animated .GIF files on their ballot for both Group and Category ad spots. Unlike .JPEG files, .GIF files must be hosted on an external server.

Tip! If you are unsure of how to host an image, check out this article.

Adding a .GIF to a Group Ad Spot

GroupCategoryGifAnimation

To add a hosted .GIF URL, you'll need to take the following steps:

1. Click on the three-dot overflow menu at the top right of the group where you'd like to add the .GIF URL.

2. Click 'Edit Group Info'.

3. Click 'Add Group Ad'.

4. Click on the Photo Icon at the top right of the text editor.

5. Click the 'Link' Button.

6. Insert your .GIF's URL and click 'Save.'

Adding a .GIF to a Category Ad Spot

GroupCategoryCategoryGIF

To add a hosted .GIF URL to a category ad spot, you'll need to take the following steps:

1. Click on the group where the category you need to add an add to lives.

2. Click on the blue plus button underneath the 'Ads' column.

3. Click on the Photo Icon at the top right of the text editor.

4. Click the 'Link' Button.

5.  Insert your .GIF's URL and click 'Save.'

Tip! For a list of recommended aspect ratios for Group and Category Ad spots, click here.