How to Display Google Ads on Top of Activity Page in Elgg

On a previous post I showed you how to display ads on profiles. In this article I will give you a step by step guide on how to Display Ads on the Welcome Message in Elgg:

1) With an FTP manager log in to your website.

2) Go to YourElggSite/mod/riverdashboard/views/default/riverdashboard and open the file welcome.php

3) Look for this code:



4) Now, go to Google Adsense and create an Ad. The size recommended for an ad in the top of the activity page is 468×60.  After you create an ad, it will give you a code. Copy and paste that code below the <h2> tag, like this:

5) Save the changes. Reload the activity page (Dashboard) and we are done:

This now concludes How to Display Google Ads on top of Activity Page in Elgg.

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Rodolfo Hernandez

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Rodolfo Hernandez

Rodolfo Hernandez

I like photography and reading books. Currently working for Arvixe as Elgg Community Liaison. Elgg Security Expert Web Security Expert CEO of UDP SW Social Web

One Comment on How to Display Google Ads on Top of Activity Page in Elgg

  1. Do you have any video of that? I’d love to find out some additional information.

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