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YDN API V201903 release

Document Number: APIE-FY18-2054

Dear customer,

Thank you for using Yahoo! JAPAN Promotional Ads.

A release of new version of YDN API is planned.
The new version will support Labeling feature and others.

Please see below for details.

Once again, thank you for using Yahoo! JAPAN Promotional Ads.

1. Product:
 - YDN API Sandbox
 - YDN API Production

2. Version released:
 V201903 (WSDL version: V201903)

3. Schedule:
 March 11, 2019 (Mon) JST
 *Schedule may change without prior notice.

4. Overview:
 Following changes are planned on the upcoming version.
 More details will be available on the document provided on the release day.

4-1. Labeling feature
  This feature will enable you to group and filter components
  such as campaigns and ads by setting up optional names to
  label them.
  - Create a new label, update/delete labels
  - Set / remove a label from component (campaign, ad group, ad)
  - Get setting information of Labels
  - Get Label Report

  *This feature was released on February 6, 2019 on the Campaign Management Tool.
  *Please refer to the help page below for more details on labels.
  "Labeling feature"    

4-2. New index on Reports and Analytics
  The following new indexes related to ROAS will be added on reports
  and analytics.
  - Conv. Value Per Cost (convValuePerCost)
  - All Conv. Value Per Cost (allConvValuePerCost)
  - Conv. Value via ad click Per Cost (convValueViaAdClickPerCost)

  The field name (enum) "CONVERSION_NAME" will be added to YDN API
  V201903 for the data item "Conversion Name" on Performance Report. .
  The existing field name (enum) "CONVERSION_LABEL" for "Conversion Name"
  will sunset in a few months, please use the new "CONVERSION_NAME"
  if you need to use the item after the effective date.

  *This feature was released on February 6, 2019 on the Campaign Management Tool.

4-3. Auto Tagging
  "Auto-tagging" will be released for conversion tracking on security
  enhanced browsers for ITP2.0.
  New API version will support to set / remove auto-tagging.
  Setting information will also become available.

4-4. Site Retargeting enhancement
  Actual performance values by each Targeting setting will become
  available on analytics as an enhancement on Targeting feature
  scheduled in the end of February 2019.

  *We will make another announcement once the schedule has been decided.
  *See the following announcement to learn about details on feature update.
  "YDN targeting feature enhancement"

4-5. Dynamic Ads for Display
  "Dynamic Ads for Display" is a new ad distribution type that
  automatically generates and deliver ads with personalized contents and
  images based on the Internet user's behavior history.
  A higher CTR and CVR can be expected, for ads will be delivered by
  Internet user's interests based on the websites and shop pages where
  the user had visited in the past.

  The new API version will mainly support the following changes.
  - Create a campaign of Dynamic Ads for Display
  - Connect your Page Feed with the campaign
  - Download review result information for ads with status "declined" and
   "removed" (up to 100,000 items)
  - Maximum number of downloadable error information will become 100,000
   items on the new and currently available versions (V201809 and V201812)

  *It will be supported on the Campaign Management Tool on February 13, 2019.
  *See the following announcement to learn about feature update.
  "New ad distribution type "Dynamic Ads for Display" in YDN"
5. Sunset schedule of YDN API V201809:
 YDN API V201809 sunset is scheduled as follows.
 -Deprecation Date : April 11, 2019 (Thu)
 -End of Life Date : July 11, 2019 (Thu)

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Yahoo! JAPAN API support team

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