Native Advertising Increases Revenue & Engagement

Amber Brooks 12/19/16 The Short Version: MGID lends their marketing expertise to online brands worldwide and crafts targeted campaigns that rely on native advertising. Since 2004, the company has pioneered online business strategy with ad solutions to help their campaigns’ performance and increase user engagement. Almost 10,000 publishers have benefited from adding simple widgets designed to be flexible … Read more

Interview with Michael Korsunsky, Chief Marketing Officer at MGID

       by Ankush Gupta Dec 05, 2016 1. Could you tell me a little about your background and how you came to be the CMO at MGID? I’ve been working in digital since 2000, and started in a consumer-facing AV/AS space as one of founding members of CyberDefender. I then spent a number … Read more

Best practices for MGID Publishers

View as PDF Ad unit creation Give new widgets at least 30 minutes to load before placing them on the site. By default, all widgets are responsive and will fit given space entirely. “Fixed width” is not recommended. Under article placement tends to show the highest performance possible. It is recommended to keep 3-4 images … Read more

Monetizing MGID Traffic or When Will I Get Paid?

Some pro bloggers want to monetize their blogs in any way. It sounds reasonable because professional blogging is like a full time job as a publisher or journalist. It could take even more time and can be count as private entrepreneurship. And it’s more than usual to get paid for your job. The money question … Read more

How To Get More Out Of MGID (Part 6)

Using MGID Flexible Widget (With installation mini-manual) The flexible widget is a simple original widget which is stretching through your sidebar to the bottom (or in a desirable range), automaticly adding required amounts of news to fill all available space. Let’s sum up some advantages of the MGID Flexible widget: – unlimited number of news … Read more

How To Get More Out Of MGID (Part 5)

Advantages of MGID’s News Pop-Under. In this article we will highlight another good way to get more out of MGID. It’s the news pop-under. Why is it good for your web-site? First of all, it increases traffic to your site. This way, you don’t have to find a place to advertise a banner on your … Read more

How To Get More Out Of MGID (Part 4)

Widget placement. There are three best places to put the MGID widget on your website: 1. Below the Header 2. Sidebar (top) 3. Below the post on every inner page You can see some illustrations here. Past experience of bloggers & publishers has shown that these three spots are the best in terms of getting more … Read more

How To Get More From MGID (Part 3)

Making News By Yourself. Part Three. Choosing Pictures. Since the picture is the the first thing which people see on widgets, it could be the determining factor in ‘clickableness’ of the news. Here are some guides to choose the best picture: it should be bright it should be of good quality and high resolution it … Read more