appnext.showAd()

Type Function
Return value none
Revision Release 2021.3646
Keywords ads, advertising, Appnext, showAd
See also appnext.createAd()
appnext.adIsLoaded()
appnext.loadAd()
appnext.*

Overview

This function is used to show an ad previously created with appnext.createAd() and, in the case of full-screen and rewarded ads, loaded with appnext.loadAd().

Syntax

appnext.showAd( adKey )
adKey (required)

String. The ad key returned for a previously created ad.

Example

local appnext = require( "plugin.appnext" )

local function adListener( event )
    print( "Received " .. event.event .. " for " .. event.adKey .. " with message: " .. event.message )
end

-- Initialize the Appnext plugin
appnext.init( adListener )

-- Create your ads
local fullscreenPlacementID
local rewardedPlacementID

local platform = system.getInfo( "platformName" )
if ( platform == "iPhone OS" ) then
    fullscreenPlacementID = "YOUR_IOS_FULLSCREEN_PLACEMENT_ID"
    rewardedPlacementID = "YOUR_IOS_REWARDED_PLACEMENT_ID"
elseif ( platform == "Android" ) then
    fullscreenPlacementID = "YOUR_ANDROID_FULLSCREEN_PLACEMENT_ID"
    rewardedPlacementID = "YOUR_ANDROID_REWARDED_PLACEMENT_ID"
end

local fullscreenAdKey = appnext.createAd( "fullscreen", fullscreenPlacementID )
local rewardedAdKey = appnext.createAd( "rewarded", rewardedPlacementID )

-- Load your ads before showing
appnext.loadAd( fullscreenAdKey )
appnext.loadAd( rewardedAdKey )

-- Show full-screen video ad
if ( appnext.adIsLoaded( fullscreenAdKey ) ) then
    appnext.showAd( fullscreenAdKey )
end