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Why do I have only the text ad option? How do I get a visual option?

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I want to post an ad with a photograph, but I cannot find how to do that.

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Why do I have only the text ad option? How do I get a visual option?

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Hello @Mick S,

Follow the steps below to post an image ad

  1. Sign in to your AdWords account at https://adwords.google.com.
  2. Click the Campaigns tab, and then click the name of the display campaign you want to work on.
  3. On the “+ AD” menu”, click Image ad.
  4. In the "Choose how to create your image ad" dialog, click Upload an ad.
  5. In the "Upload image ad" form, click Select an ad group, search for the ad group you want, and then click that ad group to add it.
  6. Drag images, Flash files, or HTML5 ad files into the gray box or click Browse files.
  7. Enter a display URL and a landing page.
    Make sure your image ad follows our image ad policies.
  8. Preview your uploaded ad.
  9. If you want the ad to show on mobile devices, select the Mobile checkbox.
  10. Click Save.
  11. To edit your image ad, find your ad on the “Ads” tab and click the pencil icon next to the ad that you want to edit.
  12. Change the ad name, display URL, or landing page, and then select whether you want the ad to show on mobile devices.
  13. Click Save.


Regards,

Syed Sayem Mustafa

 

Why do I have only the text ad option? How do I get a visual option?

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hi Mick, 

 

what you are looking for are display ads that lets you use images. 

 

Regards,

 

Zaby

 

Why do I have only the text ad option? How do I get a visual option?

Top Contributor
# 4
Top Contributor

Hi Mick,

 

You can find the option to add a new ad in the ad tab of a particular campaign/ad group or at account level.

Make sure that your have opted display network or search network with display select type campaign.

 

Image ads are not available in search network only campaigns.

 


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