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How do I install an ad widget using script?

  1. shortcakescraps

    How do I install an ad widget using script? I'm trying to use a Lijit ad and tried using a "text" widget but it's not taking/accepting it. Any ideas? Thank you!
    Blog url:

  2. We do have an advertising program called WordAds, which you can read more about at

    Advertising outside of WordAds at is not allowed. For full details, please see:

    If you require other advertising, you might be interested in a self-hosted ( installation. There are no restrictions on advertising if you setup a self-hosted blog instead of a blog, but there are some added responsibilities.

    Please see this link to learn about the differences:

    We have hosting recommendations at the following link if you are interested:

  3. shortcakescraps

    Okay, thank you, macmanx! I wasn't aware that outside advertising is not allowed.

  4. You're welcome!

  5. shortcakescraps

    Another question - would there be an exception since I paid extra for my blog name to be and that it's hosted by WebHero instead of WordPress?

  6. is still hosted a

    The domain is registered elsewhere, but it is mapped to your blog.

  7. No. You got what you paid for and nothing more than what you paid for. Important Notes Before Upgrading

  8. You really need to read the terms of service

  9. A domain name is not the same as a hosting account. A domain name is like a listing in the phone book, but a hosting account is like your phone provider. It doesn't matter where your domain name is from, if you still host with you still need to abide by their terms of service, which prohibits advertising

  10. @laggacy
    Note that Staff and experienced Volunteers are already posting into this thread. Sometimes too much help confuses newcomers.

  11. @timethief
    Fair call

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