Ad Rotator

The Ad Rotator module is a custom module, meaning that it is not automatically available to all Javelin users. If you feel that your site would benefit from a Ad Rotator module, please call us at 405-478-4080 or file a support ticket for pricing details.

How does the Ad Rotator module work and what is it used for?

The Ad Rotator module is specifically designed to count the amount of hits an ad receives.

How do I add an Ad Rotator module?

Step 1: Log into Javelin.

Step 2: Choose which web page and region you want to add the module to, then click the black "Add" button above this region.

Step 3: The Add Module popup will appear. Choose that you would like to insert a "Ad Rotator" module.

Step 4: The module will appear on the page.

How do I delete an Ad Rotator module?

Step 1: Hover over the arrow next to "View All."

Step 2: Select "Delete."

Step 3: Select "OK" from the prompt.

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Restoring Deleted Modules

How do I move an Ad Rotator module?

Click & drag the module from the four-pointed arrow on its admin bar to move the module between regions or other modules on the page.

How do I add ads?

Step 1: Hover over the arrow next to "View All" and click "Add Content."

Step 2: Fill out the form

  • Title ← The unique title of the ad; this is not seen by users
  • Image ← The image that serves as the ad
  • Link ← The destination of the ad
  • Caption ← A piece of text below the ad (optional)

Step 3: Click "Save."

How do I view the hits the ads have gotten?

Click the "View All" button on the module's admin bar. The hits are to the right of the title.

How do I view all the content at once?

Click the "View All" button on the module's admin bar.

How do I edit content?

Step 1: Click the "View All" button from the module's admin bar.

Step 2: Hover over the ad to edit and click the pencil icon.

Step 3: Make any necessary changes and click "Save."

How do I delete an individual item?

Step 1: Click the "View All" button from the module's admin bar.

Step 2: Hover over the ad to edit and click the trashcan icon.

Step 3: Click "OK" at the prompt.

How do I change how often the content rotates?

Step 1: Hover over the arrow next to "View All" and select "Settings."

Step 2: Change the "Rotation Type" as desired:

  • Constant (Each Page View) ← (default) Content changes on page refresh
  • Daily Rotation ← Content changes at midnight
  • Weekly Rotation ← Content changes at midnight on Sunday
  • Monthly Rotation  ← Content changes at midnight on the first of the month

Step 3: Click "Save" or "Save & Continue."