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Baradanikto
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RAF Report Discrepancy

Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:15 am

I just received my latest ad report today.  I noticed a discrepancy in the report and I was wondering if anyone else has seen this.  My current report shows less total impressions than the previous month's.  How can that be?  How can the total go down?
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Re: RAF Report Discrepancy

Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:28 am

Hello, Roku?  Anyone home......?
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Re: RAF Report Discrepancy

Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:30 pm

Yes, May was very good. Unfortunately June is a little slow on my side too.
 
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Re: RAF Report Discrepancy

Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:41 pm

Thanks, but, that's not what I'm seeing. The total ad impressions from the current month are less than last month. If I'm reading the report correctly, it's a running total. It should not decrease.
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Re: RAF Report Discrepancy

Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:45 pm

It shows total for the current month not all the impression from beginning of report.
 
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Re: RAF Report Discrepancy

Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:34 am

I'm going to have to disagree.  The weekly report I get is a spreadsheet that has 5 columns across the top: Date, Ad Unit 1, Ad Unit 2, Ad Unit 3, and Total Impressions.  The report starts at January 1, 2018 and contains a row for each day in which and ad impression was reported.  Each week, the last line in the spreadsheet shows the last report date.  So, for the previous month, the data ended on June 3 and had a total impressions count at the bottom.  The current month's report ends on June 9 and has a total impressions count at the bottom.  The total impressions count for June 9 is less than the one for June 3.  How can that be?
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Re: RAF Report Discrepancy

Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:27 pm

Baradanikto wrote:
I'm going to have to disagree.  The weekly report I get is a spreadsheet that has 5 columns across the top: Date, Ad Unit 1, Ad Unit 2, Ad Unit 3, and Total Impressions.  The report starts at January 1, 2018 and contains a row for each day in which and ad impression was reported.  Each week, the last line in the spreadsheet shows the last report date.  So, for the previous month, the data ended on June 3 and had a total impressions count at the bottom.  The current month's report ends on June 9 and has a total impressions count at the bottom.  The total impressions count for June 9 is less than the one for June 3.  How can that be?

I'm coining a new term called "RAF Math".   It can be best summed up as 2+2=1
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Re: RAF Report Discrepancy

Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:52 pm

I get daily report and mine has same columns as yours but each month it will be reset and doesn't show anything from previous month. So I just only get data from beginning of the month. For example in my report, it is starting from June 1st to June 15th.

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