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YDN API V201911 release

Document Number: APIE-FY19-2032

Dear customer,

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A release of new version of YDN API is planned.
Please see below for details.

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1. Product:
 YDN API Sandbox
 YDN API Production

2. Version released:
 V201911 (WSDL version: V201911)

3. Schedule:
 November 27, 2019 (Wed) JST
 * Schedule may change without prior notice.

4. Overview:
 Following changes were made to the new version.

 4-1. Reach reports:
 "Reach report" will become available on YDN API as previously announced
 in "Adding YDN Reach report (Document Number: APIE-FY19-1999)."
 Due to this change, ReportDefinitionService will have some change.

 See the page for more information about Reach report. 

 4-2. Script tag providers:
 The following companies provide tracking script tag.
 - Integral Ad Science Japan KK
 - Oracle America, Inc. (former: MOAT)

 Due to this change, AdGroupAdService and DictionaryService will have
 some change.

 4-3. Supports new formats of Conversion tag and Site general tag:
 The new API version supports tags in new format, that is hardly
 affected by browser environment more than before.

 Due to this change, ConversionTrackerService and RetargetingTagService
 will have some change.

 * These tags have to be added to the HTML source of your website.
 Please refer to the pages below for further details.
 [Sponsored Search][YDN] New tag format for conversion and Site retargeting
 4-4. Limited features:
 The following service will be added to support features on Display
 Ads (Auction) beta version used by limited customers .
 - CampaignMigrationService
 Following services will have some changes.
 - AdGroupTargetService‐ ReportDefinitionService‐ AccountService
 - ReportDefinitionService
 - AccountService
 - CampaignService
 - AdGroupService
 - AdGroupAdService
 - DictionaryService

 4-5. Enhancement on Dynamic Ads for Display:
 Prior to the scheduled enhancement, the following service will be added.
 - FeedItemService
 Following services will have some changes.
 - AdGroupAdService
 - MediaService
 - DictionaryService
 - FeedSetService

 * Details of feature enhancement will be announced later.

 4-6. Maintenance release:
 System maintenance is planned on YDN API.
 - "getColorSet" on DictionaryService will become unavailable.

5. Remarks:
 More details will be available on the document released with the new

6. Sunset schedule of YDN API V201903:
 YDN API V201903 sunset is scheduled as follows.
 - Deprecation Date: December 25, 2019 (Wed)
 - End of Life Date : March 25, 2020 (Wed)

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Yahoo! JAPAN API support team

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