We’ve been listening to our publishers and one of the features that many requested was a possibility to push our video player or outstream unit through DFP. More specifically, through a 1×1 DFP pixel tag.
One of the main advantages of doing this would be the possibility to push BridTV video player to multiple sites and web properties via single DFP ad campaign. You also have other benefits like the powerful targeting options of DFP and setting up frequencies etc.
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Having in mind the complexities behind serving such a unit through DFP, we had to do some considerable changes to our players to support this feature. The main hurdle being that DFP serves their units through their own iframes which creates an obstacle for the player to bust out of it.
Here’s a quick guide on how to set up a BridTV outstream unit to be ready for serving in DFP through a 1×1 pixel:
Follow the above steps to push a BridTV video player through a 1×1 pixel in DFP. If for any reason you have trouble setting this up or have any other questions, make sure to submit a ticket and our support team will help you asap.