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The Trade Desk (TTD) Creative Connector (via API)

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This is one of Nova's newest features that enables you to export Nova tags directly into The Trade Desk (TTD) DSP Platform using API. With this feature, you no longer have to manually copy the Nova ad tag and paste it into TTD, saving you time and effort.



  • Feature requires a one-time API account setup for The Trade Desk customers.
  • Offers a simplified & faster ad tag trafficking workflow. Ad tags no longer need to be copied and pasted manually between systems, they can be exported via API
  • Support for multiple creative sizes during ad tag export makes campaign setup easier 


Account Setup

  • Getting the Creative Connector activated in your Nova account is quick and easy. First, connect with your Trade Desk Account Manager and ask for API access. Once your Trade Desk Account Manager provides you with the necessary account credentials, send a message to our support team and include:
    • Trade Desk Partner ID
    • Trade Desk Username
    • Trade Desk Password

Ensure that your TTD Username has the required API permissions in order to use the TTD Connector effectively.



Using the Connector

  • Navigate to the ad tag for the creative

  • Select The Trade Desk from the dropdown

  • Select "Export to The Trade Desk" option

  • Verify the account you want the Creative built under

  • Select the Advertiser for the campaign


If the Advertiser name does not appear in the dropdown menu, simply click on the blue "Refresh" button at the bottom of the screen to update the list. After refreshing, you will be able to see the updated names of advertisers in the dropdown list.

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  • Input the Width and Height for the creative

Exporting this ad tag will create a Creative belonging to the specified Advertiser. You will then be able to add the Creative to one or more Ad Groups in The Trade Desk.


Need help in setting up The Trade Desk (TTD) creative connector? Send us your request to support@createwithnova.com