Pixel Loader component
Pixel Loader is an HTML5 custom element for loading 1x1 pixel URLs in Studio rich media creatives. The component handles event-based loading, for example, loading a pixel after user interaction, user click, or after a video starts to play.
This component only works with Google Web Designer. Don't have Google Web Designer? Download it here. If you have a previous version installed, it will automatically be updated to the latest version.
- Download the Pixel Loader component. (You don't need to unzip the file).
- In Google Web Designer, click the button at the bottom of the Components panel.
- Select the .zip file you downloaded and click "Open".
Drag the component to the stage to start using it in your creative. To customize, first select the component on the stage, then open the Properties panel and scroll down to Component properties.
|Name||Sets the name of the component.|
|URL||The URL of the pixel to load. Make sure to include the full URL with protocol. For example,
Sets the type of event that loads the pixel:
For expanding, non-fullscreen creative events:
For expanding, fullscreen creative events:
|Event target||The target to listen for the event from. Enter
|Cumulative loading||When checked, the pixel can be loaded multiple times. If not, the pixel will load only once.|
When you set the Event type to "manual", connect the event of your choice to Pixel Loader's Load pixel action to manually load a pixel.
Components can't be previewed inside the Google Web Designer interface. To see the component in action, preview your ad in your preferred browser.