Kevel

Build a custom ad server in just weeks.

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Kevel (previously Adzerk) is helping brands everywhere drive more online revenue through sponsored listings, internal promotions, native ads, and more. They do this by providing engineers and product managers the APIs needed to quickly build fully-customized ad servers. Their award-winning platform handles over three billion API requests each day, and it’s helped industry leaders like Yelp and Ticketmaster shorten their build times by more than 90%.

For far too long, everyone has been at the mercy of big ad tech. They force you to play their game, by their rules, while they compromise your users’ privacy and online experience. And until now, only the biggest companies have had the resources to take back control by building their own monetization platforms.

With teams in Durham, San Francisco, and London, Kevel is working every day to keep the Internet free by making it easier and more ethical for brands to monetize their corners of the web.

Benefits:

  • Ad-engine-as-a-service that helps users design and deploy custom ad campaigns and provides pre-defined APIs that enable users to launch and optimize customizable ad servers, eliminating the need to develop from scratch.
  • Enables users to manage ad targeting and customize ads based on multiple marketing metrics designed to meet the needs of end audiences, campaign goals, and revenue optimization.
  • Provides well-documented APIs with JSON objects to help create white-label features that allow users to incorporate custom decision rules, bidding algorithms, campaign management features, budget tracking, and analytics.
  • Reporting tools to help manage campaign performance and includes a JS library, real-time stats, and more.
  • Visual dashboards with a structured hierarchy to ease the design and development process along with pre-created ads to help users run ads without any API key.

Key Features

  • No UX changes thanks to server-side APIs
  • Hosting on own domain
  • RTB integrations
  • Target by context, location, search terms, first-party data, and more
  • Customizable and flexible solution. No more playing by big tech rules.

Careers

Find out more about our current opportunities here

Kevel Features & Services

Features

  • Server-Side APIs
  • Own Domain
  • RTB Integrations
  • Targeting
  • Customizable

Services

  • Native Ads
  • Sponsored Listings
  • Email Ads
  • Personalized Content
  • Podcast Ad Serving
  • Server-side ad insertion
  • Game/VR Publishers

Team

James Avery

James Avery is the founder of Kevel and serves as its CEO. He was the co-founder of TekPub, which helped developers learn from high-quality screencasts. He has been writing code and starting companies for the past 20 years, while also writing books for O'Reilly, Wrox, and Microsoft Press. Additionally, he serves as an advisor to startups including Blockthrough, Lazarus, and more through TechStars MetLife Accelerator.

Office Location

505 S Duke Street Suite 500

Durham, North Carolina

United States

Kevel Data

Founded:2010
Employees:10-50
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Sources: Company Data, Press Reports, Linkedin, Twitter, Owler, SimilarWeb

Kevel Info

Types:Ad Servers, Mobile Ad Analytics, Retargeting, SSP
Ad Formats:Banners, Content Lock, In-App, Incentivized Ads, Interstitial, Native, Offer Walls, PopUnder, Rewarded Video, Rich Media, Social, Text, Video
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Kevel Rankings
  • Top Mobile App Retargeting Companies (2022) Posted by Pia Subramaniam ...OptimizationCreative ServiceView moreAarkiUser AcquisitionRetargetingCreative OptimizationView moreKevelBuild custom ad-serverFully white labelledSAAS pricing (no rev share)View more So don’t think....
  • Top Mobile Ad Analytics (2022) Posted by Artyom Dogtiev ...Marketing StrategySingular - The unified marketing analytics platformAdjust - Mobile Measurement PartnerKevel - Build a custom ad server in just weeks.
  • Top Ad Servers (2022) Posted by Pia Subramaniam Top Ad ServersKevelBuild custom ad-serverFully white labelledSAAS pricing (no rev share)View moreSmaatoNo Ad-Serving....
  • Content Lock Advertising Networks (2022) Posted by Mike King ...locking. Top Content Lock Advertising NetworksSmaatoNo Ad-Serving FeesOmnichannelProtected MarketplaceView moreKevelBuild custom ad-serverFully white labelledSAAS pricing (no rev share)View moreDoble Via LatamPerformance....
  • Top Incentivized Advertising Networks (2022) Posted by Mike King ...help. Top Incentivized Advertising NetworksSmaatoNo Ad-Serving FeesOmnichannelProtected MarketplaceView moreKevelBuild custom ad-serverFully white labelledSAAS pricing (no rev share)View moreDoble Via LatamPerformance....
  • Popunder ads (2022) Posted by Mike King ...Strategies View moreAdsCompassAd TargetingPush NotificationsTraffic AnalysisView moreClickAdillaView moreKevelBuild custom ad-serverFully white labelledSAAS pricing (no rev share)View moreZoomdApp MarketingUA....
  • Offerwall Ads (2022) Posted by Mike King ...AcquisitionOfferwallApp Store Visibility View moreZoomdApp MarketingUA Managed ServicesSaaS MobileView moreKevelBuild custom ad-serverFully white labelledSAAS pricing (no rev share)View moreDoble Via LatamPerformance....
  • Rewarded Video Ads (2022) Posted by Mike King ...OptimizationCreative ServiceView moreEntravisionRenowned Growth SquadAPI IntegrationsProprietary TechView moreKevelBuild custom ad-serverFully white labelledSAAS pricing (no rev share)View moreHUAWEI AdsPrecise....
  • Top In-App Advertising Companies (2022) Posted by Mike King ...Do MoreEntravision - Entravision is the leading Performance One-Stop-Shop Digital Marketing CompanyKevel - Build a custom ad server in just weeks.
  • Native Ad Networks (2022) Posted by Mike King Kevel - Build a custom ad server in just weeks.
  • Top Mobile Video Ads Networks (2022) Posted by Mike King Kevel - Build a custom ad server in just weeks.
  • Top Mobile Banner Ad Networks (2022) Posted by Mike King Bidease - #1 DSP for mobile app marketersAarki - Elevate Your Mobile MarketingKevel - Build a custom ad server in just weeks.

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