10+ Best Native Ad Networks for Publishers: 2021

Take a look at the best native ad platforms of the year. We have taken a closer look at 10+ best native ad networks for publishers in 2021.

1) Google AdSense

Description: Run by Google, AdSense allows publishers in the Google’s network of content sites to serve automatic text, image, video, or interactive media advertisements, that are targeted to site content and audience. Google maintains, sorts and administers all of the advertisements. It is one of the most popular programs that specializes in creating and placing banner advertisements on a website or blog, because the advertisements are less intrusive and the content of the advertisements is often relevant to the website.

  • Ad Formats: It has a variety of ad formats to offer which includes Mobile web, display, video, native and more
  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: One has to have a minimum of 50 million page views to sign up for it.
  • CPM Rates: The same, ranges from 30 cents to $5, depending on the geographical location and other factors.
  • Payment Terms: Prior to NET 30 days, they transfer the money. Also, the same happens after you have earned a minimum of $100.

2) Revcontent

Description: Considered one of the fastest-growing content recommendation network in the world, Revcontent, has more than 250 billion content recommendations every month. It is known for its excellent performance and high-quality service and the same is the reason, it is trusted by marketers and brand advertisers. It is said that publishers with good quality website that generates more than 50,000 monthly visits can benefit highly is they make use of the given. However, this particular ad network never compromises on quality, which is why  they only accept 6% of all applications submitted.

  • Ad Formats: They have a couple of ad formats to offer which includes Native Widget and Video.
  • Self Serve: Yes, they do have the ability to place their own ads without the assistance of an actual advertising sales representative.
  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: One has to have a minimum of 1 million page views per month to sign up for Revcontent.
  • CPM Rates:  The CPM rate that they offer worldwide is 2 USD and for tier 1 traffic, the same ranges from $5-$10.
  • Payment Terms: Their minimum payout threshold is of $3-45, and once you cross that, you will receive your payment is NET 30 days.

3) Taboola

 One of the op sponsored content networks on the Internet, Taboola, powers many of the “Sponsored Links” and “Stories you might like from around the Web” that one might have noticed on known sites like New York Times, TMZ, and USA Today and more. They basically act as the middlemen between the publishers and advertisers, with their algorithms driving the recommendations.

  • Ad Formats : They have a couple of ad formats to offer which includes Native Widget and Video.
  • Self Serve: No, they do not have the ability to place their own ads without the assistance of an actual advertising sales representative.
  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: One must have a minimum of 500000 views per month to sign up for Taboola.
  • CPM Rates: They provide a very rich CPM Rate which is around USD 4-5.
  • Payment Terms: They initiate payment after NET 21 days and after you cross the minimum threshold of $50.

4) Outbrain

A sponsored content network for publishers to advertise their content and earn revenue from sponsored matter hosted on their sites, Outbrain, follows the relatively new and unique form of monetization of sponsored content. It along with Taboola, is one of the bests sponsored content networks available. Also, they offer a simple widget for publishers to drop into their sites.

  • Ad Formats: They have a couple of ad formats to offer which includes Native Widget and Video.
  • Self Serve: Yes, they do have the ability to place their own ads without the assistance of an actual advertising sales representative.
  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: One should have the minimum of 10 million views monthly to sign up for it.
  • CPM Rates: Based on a variety of factors, the CPM Rates would ranges from 37 cents to USD 1.12.
  • Payment Terms: They initiate payment after NET-90 days.

5) Teads

Founded in 2011, Teads, the creator of outstream video advertising and the leading native video advertising marketplace. Publishers prefer Teads for it assists in creating a brand new outstream video inventory, monetizing it through programmatic buying, their own sales force, or third parties including Teads Demand. It is known for providing rich CPMs to publishers, which are mostly news sites and have good traffic presence in US and EU. It gives publishers access to premium ad campaigns and to top brands and Fortune 500 companies.

  • Ad Formats: They have quite a  number of Ad Formats to offer that includes many kinds of Video Ads like inRead, inBoard, 360, Custom and more and Display Ads like Engage, Scroller, Swing and more.
  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: One has to have a minimum of a million page views per month to sign up with them.
  • CPM Rates: The CPM rates offered by teads is in the range of USD 15 to USD 20.
  • Payment Terms: The minimum payout threshold is USD 50 and the payments are made in NET 45 days via Paypal or Wire.

6) Content.ad

A native advertising network, Content.ad, promotes contents of other websites, similar to Outbrain and Taboola. It has easily become one of the largest and most trusted sources of online sales and traffic for a massive audience of advertisers and the credit for all of of it, goes to their technology and people. Their publishers get the highest earnings in the industry and are continuously offered new features and tools to make the entire process of ad integration a walk in the park.

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  • Self Serve: Yes, they do have the ability to place their own ads without the assistance of an actual advertising sales representative.
  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: They do not have any minimum traffic requirements.  
  • CPM Rates: The rates range from $0.5 to $2 based on a variety of factors.
  • Payment Terms: After one crossed the minimum payout threshold of $50, they get paid after NET 30 days.

7) Yahoo Gemini

 Launched in February last year, Yahoo Gemini’s marketplace for mobile and native ads is now the default option in the Yahoo self-serve advertising manager. It simply is a platform for advertisers to purchase and manage native ad products like Stream Ads, Image Ads and sponsored Tumblr posts. They power native ads that displays sponsored brand content in front of Yahoo’s 400 million monthly users in relevant ways.

  • Ad Formats: They offer a variety of native ad products like Stream Ads, Image Ads.
  • Self Serve: Yes, they do have the ability to place their own ads without the assistance of an actual advertising sales representative.
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8) Adcash

 Adcash has been around for more than a decade now, and has definitely earned a name for itself in these years by gearing towards entertainment and gaming content. It is considered one of the bests because it tends to create a mutually beneficial relationship between the advertisers and the publishers and the overall set up by Adcash, takes into account the needs of both. They also allow you to manually control ads feature on your website, which is a rare and wonderful thing. Also, because it has no minimum traffic requirement, even beginners could make good profit with them.

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  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: Adcash holds no minimum traffic requirement.
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  • Payment Terms: The minimum payout threshold is of 100 Euros which is transferred after Net-30 days.

9) TripleLift

An American Multinational tech company, TripleLift, specializes in enabling and optimizing programmatic native advertising capabilities. It offers infrastructure and technology for the optimization of native advertising via the assistance of Computer vision. It evaluates ad assets and uses their technology and solutions to transform images and video into in-feed native ads that match the unique look and feel of a publisher’s website.

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10) Mgid

Mgid is known for its native advertising solutions and it provides solutions for both advertisers and publishers. A number of factors make it as favored as it is and those are multiple traffic and monetization options on the same platform which is very rare and provides a wide array of options with easily integrated widgets and no cap on RPM or recirculation figures. Th

  • Ad Formats: It offers a Native Widget format to its publishers.
  • Self Serve:  Yes, they do have the ability to place their own ads without the assistance of an actual advertising sales representative.
  • Minimum Traffic Requirements: one has to have a minimum of 10,000 page views per day or 300,000 page views per month to sign up for it.
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  • Payment Terms: The minimum payout threshold is $20 and the payment is made after Net-7 days.

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