Network Guides

Last Updated on: 16 Nov, 2022

Please use the below tables to map network-specific identifiers to Meson.

  • The identifiers are mapped at three levels; Network, App, and Ad Line.
  • You also need to provide Meson with reporting API credentials for all networks where Meson supports a reporting integration.

To add and activate networks refer to creating networks.

SDK Partners

  Name Bid Type Formats Network Credential App Credential Ad Line Credential Setup Guide
Audience Network Real-time CPM
- App ID Placement ID
Vungle Real-time CPM
- App ID Placement Reference ID
InMobi Real-time CPM
Account ID - Placement ID
Mintegral Real-time CPM
App Key App ID Unit ID
Unity Ads Predicted CPM
- Game ID Placement ID
IronSource Fixed CPM
- App Key Placement Name
AdMob Fixed CPM
- App ID Ad Unit ID
Google Ad Manager Fixed CPM
- App ID Ad Unit ID
Applovin Predicted CPM
SDK Key - Zone ID

S2S Partners

  Name Bid Type Formats Network Credential App Credential Ad Line Credential
AdColony Real-time Bid
Account ID Site ID -
Criteo Real-time Bid
Network ID - -
Engage BDR Real-time Bid
SSP ID - -
Index Exchange Real-time Bid
Account ID App ID -
InMobi Real-time Bid
Account ID App ID Placement ID
MobileFuse Real-time Bid
Publisher ID - -
PubMatic Real-time Bid
Publisher ID Site ID -
PubNative Real-time Bid
Account ID - -
Pulse Point Real-time Bid
Publisher ID - -
Magnite Real-time Bid
Publisher Account ID Site ID -
Scale Monk Real-time Bid
Account ID - -
Sonobi Real-time Bid
Account ID - -
Xandr Real-time Bid
Publisher ID - -
Luna Media Real-time Bid Account ID - -
Unruly Real-time Bid - App ID -

Setup Audience Network

Create a Facebook Audience Network account

Create an account with Facebook Audience Network here.

Create Apps and Placements

Follow the steps here to set up apps and placements with Facebook Audience Network.

Activate Facebook Audience Network on Meson

To activate Facebook Audience Network on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
App ID This is the unique identifier of your app in the Facebook Audience Network platform.
Placement ID This is the unique identifier of your placement in the Facebook Audience Network platform.

Map the App ID

In your Facebook Audience Network account, navigate to My Apps / App Dashboard to get the App ID for the app.

In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, enter the App ID against the iOS and Android apps and activate Facebook Audience Network to monetize these apps.

Map the Placement ID

In your Facebook Audience Network account, navigate to My Apps / App Dashboard / Audience Network / Monetization Manager, to get the Placement ID.

In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Placement ID against an ad line created for Facebook Audience Network. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

Add the Facebook Audience Network adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up Vungle

Create a Vungle account

Create an account with Vungle here.

Create Apps and Placements

Follow the steps here to setup apps and placements with Vungle.

Activate Vungle on Meson

To activate Vungle on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
App ID This is the unique identifier of your App in Vungle platform.
Reference ID This is the unique identifier of your placement in Vungle platform.

Map the App ID

In your Vungle account, navigate to Applications, to get the App ID for the app.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, and enter the App ID against the iOS and Android apps and activate Vungle to monetize these apps.

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Map the Reference ID

In your Vungle account, navigate to Placements, to get the Reference ID.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Reference ID against an ad line created for Vungle. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

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Add the Vungle adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up InMobi

Create an InMobi account

Create an account with InMobi here.

Create Apps and Placements

Follow the steps here to set up apps and placements with InMobi.

Activate InMobi Audience Bidding on Meson

To activate InMobi on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
Account ID This is a unique identifier for your InMobi account. Meson uses this to import performance data from your InMobi account for reporting & optimization.
Placement ID This is the unique identifier of your placement in InMobi platform.

Map the Account ID

In your InMobi account, your account name is always visible on top of the left navigation. Click on the account name to get your Account ID

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / Network Credentials, and enter the Account ID in Network Credentials.

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 Map the App Key

In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, and activate apps that you want against the iOS and Android apps and activate InMobi to monetize these apps.

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Map the Placement ID

In your InMobi account, navigate to Inventory / Inventory Settings, and select an app and a format to see the Placement IDs.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Placement ID against an ad line created for InMobi. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

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Add the InMobi adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up Mintegral

Create a Mintegral account

Create an account with Mintegral here.

Create Apps and Placements

Follow the steps here to set up apps and placements with Mintegral.

Activate Mintegral on Meson

To activate Mintegral on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
App Key This is a unique identifier for your Mintegral account. Meson uses this to import performance data from your Mintegral account for reporting & optimization.
App ID This is the unique identifier of your app in Mintegral platform.
Unit ID This is the unique identifier of your placement in Mintegral platform.

Map the App Key

 

In your Mintegral account, navigate to App Setting, to get the App Key.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / Network Credentials, and enter the Publisher ID in Network Credentials.

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Map the App ID

In your Mintegral account, navigate to App Setting, to get the App ID for the app.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, and enter the App Key against the iOS and Android apps and activate Mintegral to monetize these apps.

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Map the Unit ID

In your Mintegral account, navigate to Placements & Units, to get the Unit ID.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Unit ID against an ad line created for Mintegral. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

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Add the Mintegral adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up Unity Ads

Create a Unity Ads account

Create an account with Unity Ads here.

Create Projects, Ad Units and Placements

Follow the steps here to setup apps, ad units and placements with Unity Ads.

Activate Unity Ads on Meson

To activate Unity Ads on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
Organization ID This is a unique identifier for your Unity Ads account. Meson uses this to import performance data from your Unity Ads account for reporting & optimization.
API Key This is a access token for your Unity Ads account, Monetization Stats API. Meson uses this to import performance data from your Unity Ads account for reporting & optimization.
Game ID This is the unique identifier of your App in Unity Ads platform.
Placement ID This is the unique identifier of your placement in Unity Ads platform.

Map the Organization ID

In your Unity Ads account, navigate to Projects / Organization Settings, to get the Organization ID.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / Network Credentials, and enter the Organization ID in Network Credentials.

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Map the API Key

In your Unity Ads account, navigate to Monetization / Setup / API Management, to get the API Key for Monetization Stats API Access.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / Network Credentials, and enter the API Key in Network Credentials, and authorize access.

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Map the Game ID

In your Unity Ads account, navigate to Monetization / Project Overview / Ad Units, to get the Game ID for iOS and Android apps.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, and enter the Game ID against the iOS and Android apps and activate Unity Ads to monetize these apps.

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Map the Placement ID

In your Unity Ads account, navigate to Monetization / Project Overview / Placements, to get the Placement ID for iOS and Android ad units.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Placement ID against an ad line created for Unity Ads. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

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Add the Unity Ads adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up IronSource

Create an IronSource account

Create an account with IronSource here.

Create Apps and Placements

Follow the steps here to setup apps and placements with IronSource.

Activate IronSource on Meson

To activate IronSource on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
App Key This is the unique identifier of your App in IronSource platform.
Placement Name This is the unique identifier of your placement in IronSource platform.

Map the App Key

In your IronSource account, navigate to Monetize / Ad Units & Placements, to get the App Key for the app.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, and enter the App Key against the iOS and Android apps and activate IronSource to monetize these apps.

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 Map the Placement Name

In your IronSource account, navigate to Monetize / Ad Units & Placements, to get the Placement Name.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Placement Name against an ad line created for IronSource. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

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Add the IronSource adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up AdMob

Create an AdMob account

Create an account with AdMob here.

Create Apps and Ad Units

Follow the steps here to setup apps and ad units with AdMob.

Activate AdMob on Meson

To activate AdMob on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
Client ID This is the unique identifier that specifies the relationship between your account and the ad unit.
Client Secret This is the unique identifier that specifies the relationship between your account and the ad unit.
Refresh Token The refresh token the client application already received.
App ID This is the unique identifier of your App in AdMob platform.
Ad Unit ID This is the unique identifier of your placement in AdMob platform.

Map the Client ID, Client Secret and Refresh Token

To get the Client ID and Client Secret, go to Google API Manager.

To get the Refresh Token, go to OAuth 2.0 Playground.

In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / Network Credentials, and enter the API Key in Network Credentials, and authorize access.

Map the App ID

In your AdMob account, select your app and navigate to Apps / App settings, to get the App ID for the app.

In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, and enter the App ID against the iOS and Android apps and activate AdMob to monetize these apps.

Map the Ad Unit ID

In your AdMob account, select your app and navigate to Apps / Ad units, to get the Ad Unit ID for iOS and Android ad units.

In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Placement ID against an ad line created for AdMob. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

Add the AdMob adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up Google Ad Manager

Create a Google Ad Manager account

Create an account with Google Ad Manager here.

Create Apps and Ad Units

Follow the steps here to setup apps and ad units with Google Ad Manager.

Activate Google Ad Manager on Meson

To activate Google Ad Manager on Meson, we need the following

ID Description
Client ID This is the unique identifier that specifies the relationship between your account and the ad unit.
Client Secret This is the unique identifier that specifies the relationship between your account and the ad unit.
Refresh Token The refresh token the client application already received.
App ID This is the unique identifier of your App in Google Ad Manager platform.
Ad Unit ID This is the unique identifier of your placement in Google Ad Manager platform.

Map the Client ID, Client Secret and Refresh Token

 

To get the Client ID and Client Secret, go to Google API Manager.

To get the Refresh Token, go to OAuth 2.0 Playground.

In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / Network Credentials, and enter the API Key in Network Credentials, and authorize access.

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Map the App ID

In your Google Ad Manager account, select your app and navigate to Inventory / Apps, to get the App ID for the app.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Partners / Networks / App Credentials, and enter the App ID against the iOS and Android apps and activate Google Ad Manager to monetize these apps.

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Map the Ad Unit ID

In your Google Ad Manager account, select your app and navigate to Inventory / Ad Units, then select the ad unit and navigate to Tags and select tag type as Mobile Application Tag to get the Ad Unit ID for iOS and Android ad units.

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In your Meson account, navigate to Mediation / Ad Lines, and enter the Placement ID against an ad line created for Google Ad Manager. Follow the steps here to create ad lines.

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Add the Google Ad Manager adaptor to the build.

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add adaptors.

You are all set!

Set up Applovin Network

Create or login to your AppLovin Account 

  1. Create or login into your AppLovin account. Account creation details are here.
  2. When your account is verified, you can log in at their partner login here.

Create an App in AppLovin

Click here for details on how to create an app in AppLovin.

Retrieve the parameters from the AppLovin Dashboard

  • The Meson dashboard needs two parameters from your Applovin account.
  • Below are the details of the parameters required and where to obtain them:
AppLovin Parameter Description
SDK Key The unique identifier for your Applovin account. This is used by the Meson SDK to initialize the Applovin adapter in your apps
API (Report) Key A unique identifier that allows you to import data from your Applovin account to use for reporting and optimizations
Zone ID The unique identifier which identifies the placement

Obtain your AppLovin SDK/Application Key

To get the SDK Key and Report(API) key from your Applovin account:

  1. Log in to your Applovin Account
  2. Navigate to and click Account on the Applovin dashboard
  3. Click Keys.

Obtain the AppLovin Zone ID

  1. Navigate to and click Zones on the left sidebar menu.

Now you have retrieved all the required parameters, you can complete the configuration of Applovin in your Meson account.

Adding the parameters into the Meson dashboard

Follow these steps to add the Applovin parameters into the Meson dashboard:

  1. Sign in to your Meson account
  2. In your Meson account, navigate to Partners < Networks
  3. Authorize Reporting API Access to enter your API (Report) Key
  4. Enter your SDK Key and click save
  5. Click the second tab, 'App Credentials'
  6. Click Setup and activate your app by clicking save.

Add the AppLovin adaptor

Follow the documentation for iOS and Android to add the adaptors.

If you want your network to be listed here, please mail us at partnership@meson.ai.