Advertising is a default part of the free to use version of Disqus. Qualifying publishers can participate in the Reveal program to earn revenue with Disqus. Disqus advertising is highly configurable, allowing publishers to choose from several ad positions and types.
To participate in the Reveal program, please enter your payment info from your settings page. Please refer to the Reveal eligibility criteria for more details.
- Advertising Settings
- Getting Paid
- Earnings and Performance Reports
- Upcoming Payments and Payment History
- Getting Help and Giving Feedback
- Related Articles
To see and configure your Reveal settings, go to your Admin > Revenue > Settings. Reveal settings are available to organization owners, organization admins, and moderators with 'can edit settings' permissions. How to disable advertising.
Whether you choose to show ads above, below, or in-thread with your comments, quality native content and premium ads are just a click away in your Settings > Revenue page.
Complete payment information is required in order to receive payments from Disqus.
Payments over 100.00 USD are sent once a month 90 days after the revenue was earned. Payments are sent by month end.
The most common reason for missing payments is incomplete payment information.
Earnings and Performance Reports
- Ad Revenue: Amount you earned from Reveal advertising
- Viewable Impressions: How often users scroll down below the fold and see Reveal ads
- Viewability %: How often users scroll below the fold and see Reveal ads compared to overall page impressions
- RPMv: Revenue earned per 1,000 viewable impressions
Upcoming Payments and Payment History
Your site's upcoming payments and payment history is available in Admin > Revenue > Payments.
Upcoming payments are shown in green along with an estimated delivery date. Unpaid earnings are shown in yellow and the money earned during each period is paid out 90 days after that earnings period completes.
Click the blue payment history bar to view the dates of previous payments, to whom the payment was made, the method of payment, and payment amount. From here, you can also see the total earnings you've made with Disqus to-date.
Getting Help and Giving Feedback
Send your Reveal questions and feedback to our Publisher Support Team and we'll be happy to assist you.