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SocialAds. Joomla Advertising Reloaded.

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Joomla Advertising Reloaded. Start generating serious revenue with this powerful extension!

SocialAds is an extremely powerful & scalable advertising solution which brings the best innovations in the online advertising industry to the Joomla World. Leading Advertising systems like Google AdWords, Facebook & LinkedIn Ads as well various Ad networks have been researched while designing SocialAds.

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With SocialAds, you can be setup in minutes & the super Ad designer, targeting & checkout flow ensures your Advertisors have the best experience in advertising on your website.

Extremely flexible Ad display options using customisable Zones & Ad Layouts, you can best utilize your Advertising real estate. Plus AdsInEmail ensures Ads also reach to people who are not frequent site visitors.

SocialAds gives power to the Advertisers by letting them chose from an Array of Ad targeting options like Geolocation Targeting, Demographicor Social targeting as well as Keywordtargetting. Thus greatly improving their ROI. Our extremely intuitive Ad Designer & detailed Ad performance Dashboards as well as weekly emails ensure your Advertisers are happy!

 SocialAds supports 2 awesome Revenue models. The traditional pay per Ad model with ability to pay per click, per impression & per day or with the ability to Pre Pay & run Ad campaigns on a per impression or per click mode till the balance runs out.

Be it a vanilla Joomla website, a large News Portal, full blown Social Network or E-commerce store, SocialAds gets your Ads running in no time while you sit back & watch the cash flow in.

* Please note that SocialAds does not need any Social networking extension like JomSocial or CB to run. However if you do have it, you can configure SocialAds to use the data for demographic or Social Advertising.

Features of SocialAds


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Multiple Targeting Options & Untargeted Ads

SocialAds offers an array of targeting options that the admin can choose from to offer advertisers.

Advertisers can also choose to maximise their audience by setting up untargeted Ads. In case none of the available targetting options are not used, then Ads will be shown to everyone including guests. 


contextual targetingContextual or Keyword Targeting

Advertisers can chose to show Ads only on pages that content the Keywords relevant to their posted Ad. In this case, the Ad shall be shown on pages that has maximum relevance to the configured Keywords against the Ad.




geo target

Geo Targeting

Using this feature, Advertisers can chose to show Ads only to users in specific locations by choosing location variables like  Country,City,Zip Code. Real time geo location information based on the visitors IP address is used to do geolocation targeting of Ads.




social targetingSocial Targeting

Target ads according to demographic information like gender, location, interests etc for showing relevant ads to logged in users. Profile information from JomSocial or CB can be used for targeting.




targeting pluginsTargeting Plugins

Extend the SocialAds targeting functionality to your own extension with this awesome developer feature. JomSocial Groups, JomSocial & XIPT Profile types targeting are some examples that are already included with our regular release.





Ad Delivery Modes

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Site Ads

Show Ads anywhere on your site with our easy to configure SocialAds module. Multiple copies of the module can be configured with Zones to show Ads of various types & sizes.





searchAdsSearch Ads

Show promoted Search results or Search Ads with this awesome feature. Search Ads work with Keyword targetting & Ads relevant to the Search are shown against the Search results in regular Ad display modules. Supports native Joomla search, Community Builder, JomSocial & Zoo Search as of now.

 Email Ads

Go to your users with you Ads & increase your reach! Show Ads in your site emails with our AdsInEmails function. Supports multiple email extensions to allow you to dynamically send targeted or untargeted Ads in site emails. Integrates with J!MailAlerts, Email Beautifier & Invitex.

 Awesome Ad Types & Intuitive Ad Design Tools


textAdsText Ads

Small easy to read & can be designed to fit almost anywhere, text ads make it easy to utilise small spaces on your site to maximise its revenue earning potential.




Image/Banner Ads

A Picture is worth a thousand words & a video even more so. Give your advertisers full flexibility to create Ads using Images, GIF animations, Videos or Flash animations.





video AdsVideo & Flash Ads

A Picture is worth a thousand words & a video even more so. Give your advertisers full flexibility to create Ads using Images, GIF animations, Videos or Flash animations. 






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Combination Ads

Sometimes an image or video isn’t enough. You need both. Facebook & LinkedIn use these effectively.  This is an old favourite with advertisers.




affiliate adsAffiliate Ads

Admins can also setup Ads with Advertising Code from various services such as Google Adsense to run alongside your own ads.








Promotion Plugins

Promotion plugins make it simple to let users advertise content they already have on their site by autocreating suggested ads for them. Promoting SOBI listing, JomSocial groups,events etc are some examples.

Estimated Reach for Social Targeting

Optionally show a rough estimate of how many users an ad will reach to based on Social Targeting.


AdZones typesAd Design, Layouts & Zones

Flexibility to incorporate any kind of a site & to allow any kind of Ad layouts & sizes is extremely important for a good Advertising system. With its awesome feature, SocialAds serves these needs beautifully!





zones adminZones

Zones define what kind of Ads can be placed in a certain part of your site. The Ad dimensions, Type etc can be defined to suit the Ad location you want to place the zone in. Zones give you full flexibility to create different Ad units in varying sizes & types to best utilise different areas on your site for efficient monetization.





ad layoutsAd Layouts

The relative positioning of the various elements of the Ad are defined in Ad Layouts. We have offered full flexibility to design varying Ad layouts using layout plugins. SocialAds comes pre packed with a few common ones while giving you full scope to innovate & create some more!







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Intuitive Ad Designer

The Ad Designer is the first thing your Advertiser sees of the system. Its extremely important that he or she is impressed & at the same time not feel daunted. SocialAds does an awesome Job at offering a super simple & extremely intuitive Ad designer which offers a live preview of how the Ad will look once in action. We are proud to say that the designer is so good, that customers have come back saying that the Ad Designer gives such as awesome impression of how the Ad would look that most people end up buying it!  Coupled with Promotion plugins, we can also suggest Ads to users based on the content that they own on the website.





Flexible Revenue Models & Pricing Modes

SocialAds lets the Admin chose to set a Global configuration to decide how SocialAds will accept payments from users.

Pay per Ad Mode

Here the user has to make a payment per ad that he places on the site & checkout every time. This mode supports pay per click, per impression, per day & Payment slabs. This is the default mode for SocialAds. This mode does not support Campaigns & Budgets.

Selection 002Ad Wallet Mode with Campaigns & Budgets

This mode works the way Google, Facebook & LinkedIn Ads work. Here the user needs to maintain a balance against his account. He or she can then create campaigns & set daily budgets against them. He can then create ads without having to pay & checkout for every Ad. This mode Supports pay per click & pay per impression. Slabs & Pay per day are not supported in this mode.

Multiple Pricing Modes

Let your users have the flexibility to pay how they want for your Ads. Admins can chose between Pay Per Click, Pay per impression or Pay per Day or as per preconfigured Payment Slabs. Note that depending on which Revenue Model you are using, this might change.

Payments Slabs

Define Promotional slabs for Pay per day type ads & let advertisers pay by the week, by the month etc.

Multiple Payment Gateways

SocialAds comes powered with Techjoomla common payment gateway system for Joomla & supports over 10 payment gateways including recurring payments where supported.

  • Paypal
  • Authorizenet
  • Linkpoint
  • Paypalpro
  • 2Checkout
  • Ogone
  • Amazon
  • Payu India (Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking)
  • CCAvenue (Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking)
  • Alpha User Points
  • JomSocial Points
  • Pay By Check
  • Pay By Purchase Order


A flexible coupon management system lets you create coupons to give away free advertising or discounts to promote advertising on your site.

Zones based Pricing

Zone based pricing allows you to set pricing on a per zone basis. This means you can easily charge higher pricing for the more premium real estate on your site.

Visual Dashboards & Reporting

Anyone running Advertising on their sites will know that transparency,  Impressive reporting are extremely important in gaining the trust of your advertisers. SocialAds has inbuilt features to make sure your Advertiser is suitably impressed with the array of tools that you will put at his disposal!

Plus awesome revenue Dashboards for the Admin give you a valuable insight at how your Ad revenues are doing.

Aggregated Performance Dashboard

Comprehensive dashboard to show an aggregated performance report of the advertisers ads in a neat line chart.

Ad Specific Reports

See how a specific Ad is performing with a detailed report specific to the ad including clicks, impressions & CTR as well as ignores & reasons of ignore.

Weekly Ad Performance Email

The admin can setup a cron job to send an automated weekly ad performance report email to the advertisers.

More Features

Social Engagement

Ability to integrate AddThis to let users share Ads on Social Networks

Chat Integration

Give Call to actions & let users chat directly with advertisers using JBolo chat.

Features for Admins

Ad Sales Dashboard

A superbly comprehensive Dashboard for Admins to see how much the ads running on their site are earning for them

Admin Jotpad & Quick to Do list

Dynamically generated todo list for Admins showing pending tasks like approving Ads & a Mini Jotpad to keep track of stuff to do.

Mobile Reporting with Reportoise!

Admins can use our Awesome (& Free!) Ecommerce reporting tool, Reportoise to view reports of Ad Revenue generated by SocialAds on the Go!

Fraud Prevention

Ability to set time intervals for valid clicks and impressions to prevent fraudulent clicks & impressions.

Let uses Ignore Ads

Let users ignore ads & give feedback on why they ignored the Ad.

Ad Moderation

The Admins can opt to moderate all ads both when new ads are created as well as when ads are edited.

Admin Ad Editing

Admins can edit anyone’s ads & help advertisers.

Threshold Emails

Alert Advertisers when they are running low on advertising credits with automated emails set using a cron job.

Orders CSV export

Ability to let admin do an export of all Ad orders in the system as a CSV.

Beautified with Bootstrap!

SocialAds uses the awesome bootstrap library to give you a clean & easy to use interface.

SocialAds Loves Developers

SocialAds is built using the Joomla MVC Framework which means you can easily extend & override what you want. Plus we have a very strong plugin API with lots of triggers allowing you to easily extend & integrate SocialAds as per your needs.

  • Targeting API : Extend the targeting in SocialAds using targeting plugins

  • Promotion Plugin API : Make it easy for users to promote content they own on your site.

  • Common Payments API : Write a custom payment gateways

The Support subscription entitles you to support as well as access to updates for the product during this period. You can keep using the product on your site for life but updates can only be accessed in the subscription period. Please See FAQs for details about the subscription.

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Last Updated: Thursday, 24 April 2014 17:37

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