Chrome Extension Speed Functioning
April 12, 2021
In alignment with Leap, additional functionality has been built into the Chrome Extension. When accessing a page and activating the Leap tab in the Chrome Extension, you will be able to identify the LCP and CLS elements along with immediate values from Lighthouse directly.
March 18, 2021
Leap is the new speed product designed to help publishers tackle Core Web Vitals. This is a toolset that will provide optimiation features as well as diagnostics to identify issues with site speed, then recommend technologies to help get sites as fast as possible.
February 25, 2021
We’re excited to announce that in 2021, one of Ezoic’s goals is to give back! This 3-minute survey will allow us to better understand what you care about and give you the opportunity to partake in our philanthropic initiative.
February 17, 2021
The Cache Debugger will give insights into why Ezoic is not caching a page on your website. Simply add the URL to the Cache Debugger tool in the caching app, run the test, and view the results!
February 2, 2021
Sites using WordPress as a CMS will now get access to Ezoic's CDN Management system. By installing the Ezoic WordPress plugin and activating the CDN Manager, the connection will automatically clear the Ezoic Cloud Cache when you update existing content, or add new content! This will also clear the cache for relevant pages, including author pages, category pages, and the homepage.
Now Offering Live Chat
January 18, 2021
Ezoic's commitment to helping publishers just expanded to Live Chat! Now when visiting support.ezoic.com, you will have the option to live chat with a member from the Ezoic Support team. This is to ensure speedy resolutions to questions and queries for publishers.
Take Advantage of Additional Ad Formats
January 6, 2021
Take advantage of Ezoic's machine learnings to determine additional ad formatting, including in-image ads, vignette ads, and interstitial video ads. Not every user will engage positively with these formats, so why would you show them to all users? Improve revenue while also improving user experience using these new formats.
Contacting Ezoic Support
December 10, 2020
In a continued effort to improve publisher support, beginning Tuesday, December 15th, Ezoic will no longer support technical ticket creation via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets will now be created by visiting support.ezoic.com or by logging into your publisher dashboard, clicking Help Center > My Tickets. You may also see functionality for live chat during core business hours. We understand this may be a change for some publishers but the intention is to improve time to resolution, response times, topic organization and to deliver a better overall experience for all publishers.
We also highly encourage publishers to browse the Ezoic knowledgebase prior to creating tickets as many of the common questions have articles available with answers readily available.
Title Tag Tester - a Data-Driven Approach to SEO
November 30, 2020
Ezoic's new Title Tag Tester will allow you to test how various Title Tags will perform with your live users. After a period of data collection, Ezoic will determine the winning tag, and push this change to Google so you don't have to!
Weekly Walk Thrus
November 10, 2020
To better assist publishers, the Success Team at Ezoic started Weekly Walk Thrus - a webinar hosted on various topics in the industry. Invitations to the webinars are distributed weekly.
Ezoic's New Video Player - Take Control of your Video Content
October 6, 2020
With the online publishing space ever changing, we are putting the control of videos back in Publishers hands. Ezoic's Video Player will allow publishers to not only place the self-hosted video on their web-pages, but allow search traffic to direct back to the website, rather than a third party source. Additional tools include playlists, styling, floating video player, and many more.
Ad Revenue Index - Additional Countries
July 22, 2020
The Ad Revenue Index shows relative online ad rates by day with an index of 100 being the highest date in recorded history. This index helps publishers understand if individual website performance is in line with what the industry is seeing. The Ad Revenue Index has provided data for the USA for 3 years, and we have added Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, and India. Click the link below to check it out!
Multi User Logins Live
July 20, 2020
Publishers can now create additional users logins for their Ezoic account. Each login can be customized to the user, so permissions can very depending on who is accessing the Ezoic Dashboard and Big Data Analytics.
California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA)
January 3, 2020
The California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) requires websites to provide California based visitors the option to opt-out of data sharing, effective July 1st, 2020. Ezoic's Consent Management App now provides CCPA specific features to help publishers comply with guidelines.
Ezoic's Site Speed Accelerator
December 4, 2019
A lot of publishers we talk to say that improving site speed is one of the biggest challenges they face running a website, especially on mobile. The Site Speed Accelerator is a new stand-alone tool from Ezoic, engineered to automatically solve the diverse challenges publishers face to overcome slow page load times and low Google PageSpeed Insight scores. Publishers can choose from over 10 site speed features to achieve 80+ on PageSpeed Insights.
A.I. Placeholders for Mobile
November 4, 2019
Publishers can now enable A.I. Placeholders for mobile devices. A.I placeholders is a feature that creates additional testing locations on your mobile site without placeholders being added to the page. This allows the Ezoic machine learning to test more locations to make better decisions on ad placements for each user accessing the site, and can provide as much as 20% increase to mobile EPMV when enabled.