Edit, clone, or delete an ad

  

If you have an ad that is underperforming, you may want to edit your ad creative.

Important: Note that any social proof (likes, comments and shares) already collected on an ad is NOT retained if the creative is edited.

Edit an ad

  1. Click Your campaigns on the main navigation bar, click Select a campaign, and then select a campaign from the drop-down menu.
  2. Click the All ads tab.
  3. Click Expand all to reveal all your ads.
    Expand_all.png
  4. Click Ad Actions, and then select Edit creative under the ad you wish to edit.
    Edit creative
  5. Make your changes to the ad creative, and then click Proceed in the bottom-right corner.

Now you will be asked if you wish to edit this single ad, or all the ads that had the same traits you have just changed.

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We always suggest you Update all Ads affected to keep testing a uniform design that allows you to see results for the new picture more quickly.

  1. Make your selection, and after a moment your changes will be applied.

Clone an ad

  1. Click Your campaigns on the main navigation bar, click Select a campaign, and then select a campaign from the drop-down menu.
  2. Click the All ads tab.
  3. Click Expand all to reveal all your ads.
    Expand_all.png
  4. Click Ad Actions, and then select Clone Ad under the ad you wish to edit.
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  5. Give the new ad a name, select the adset to put it in, select whether it will go live or be paused when created, and then click Clone.

Delete an ad

Note that deleting an ad will remove it from Hootsuite Ads and Facebook.

  1. Click Your campaigns on the main navigation bar, click Select a campaign, and then select a campaign from the drop-down menu.
  2. Click the All ads tab.
  3. Click Expand all to reveal all your ads.
    Expand_all.png
  4. Click Ad Actions, and then select Delete Ad under the ad you wish to edit.
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  5. Click Yes to confirm.