Go to ad-optimiser.metoda.com 

  • Click on “PORTFOLIOS & BUDGET” to see, create, update or delete budget periods:


  • Budget periods can be found in its portfolio. Just click on the arrow next to portfolio name.


  • Now, you can see all budget period created in the portfolio named “m_metoda-default”.



  • If you want to edit a budget period, click on "Edit" in order to modify:

 



Only upcoming budget periods can be modified after the creation. In case you want to edit running budget periods, please contact metoda.



  • If you want to add a new budget period, click on “Add new budget period”:


  • Fill in all mandatory information:




Portfolio: This field is for the portfolio you want to create budget period for, it’s a drop-down and it’s mandatory. 
                Note: you can’t change the portfolio of the budget period after creating it.

Name: this field can be used to name your budget periods (e.g. “Jan 19”, “Q2”, "Q2 2019")

Budget: automatically stated in your respective country's local currency
Active from/Active to: start and end date of your budget period


Please note that budget periods need to have a minimum of 28 days. Make sure that your budget periods are consecutive, not leaving single days empty.


  • Click “save” to finish. The budget period is now saved:




Only upcoming budget periods can be modified after the creation. In case you want to edit running budget periods, please contact metoda.



IMPORTANT NOTE: setting a budget period is the necessary requirement for your campaigns to be created. Only if a budget period already exists, will your campaigns be created in Amazon Advertising. In case no budget period is set for today, all campaigns will be stopped immediately.