Did you know than many LinkShare Advertisers offer access to Near-Real time reporting? You don’t have to wait for the Sales and Activity report to see how well your campaigns are doing.
LinkShare’s Media Optimization report offers a Near Real Time Snapshot of the transactions you refer to advertisers. This report allows you to see all transactions in near real time, providing insight on how your campaigns are performing. The Media Optimization Report is available from advertisers who report their transaction data in real time and approve you to receive this data.
There’s a NEW ICON in the Publisher Dashboard that tells you which Advertisers offer the Media Optimization Report. The icon looks like a clock and you’ll see it along with other icons in the programs area. Just hover over the icon to get a description of what it represents.
Media Optimization Report Icon
In order to see Near Real-Time Reporting data the report must be turned on for you by the Advertiser. If you see the icon and want access to the report – reach out to the Advertiser directly or contact your LinkShare represenative.
Once you have access just follow the steps below to generate a Media Optimization Report
• In the Publisher Dashboard, Click on Reports
• Click on Advanced Reports
• Enter a date range and click the Report Type Drop down menu
• Select “ Media Optimization Report” in the drop down menu
• Select “ View Report”
A list of Advertisers enabled for Near-Real-Time Reporting (Media Optimization Report) can be found in the Publisher Help Center. We hope this feature will help you fine-tune your strategies as you earn more commissions!