Earn Revenue With The MANTIS Content Recommendation Widget
Publishers using the MANTIS recommended content widget can earn money by referring readers to relevant and quality paid content placed after an article hosted on the publisher's website. Typically located in a section directly under the article titled "You May Also Like...", these ads are editorial-focused in nature and are strictly monitored to ensure a high-quality experience on partner publications.
When add the MANTIS content recommendation widget to your website or app, your property will begin earning money every time a sponsored story is clicked on by a valid reader.
Here's an example of the MANTIS content recommendation widget on a publisher's website:
Note: In the example above, the content articles indicated by the green box and words are examples of sponsored content and the remaining articles are in-house (i.e., written by the publication). The percentage of paid to in-house content articles, the number of articles, and the styling of the sponsored story indicator is customizable.
Adding The Content Recommendation Widget To Your Website
To add the MANTIS content recommendation widget to your website and begin earning money:
- Log in to your MANTIS account / property dashboard
- Click on the Content tab in the left navigation to view the Implementation page (as shown below)
Once you have implemented the code for the MANTIS content recommendation widget (instructions below), your website will begin showing readers similar content sourced from either:
- Your own hosted/existing content
- Sponsored content from MANTIS advertisers
How To Exclude Pages From The MANTIS Crawler
If you would like to ensure pages crawled by our system are not shown in the content recommendation widget, you can add a meta tag to the <head></head> of your page:
<meta property="mantis:recommend" content="exclude" />
Congratulations! You should now see our content widget on your website.
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