CriterionBid Data Object - Campaign Management

Defines a base class for criterion bids.

Do not try to instantiate a CriterionBid. You can create the following object that derives from it.

For a list of criterion bids that you can use with BiddableCampaignCriterion, see the CampaignCriterionType value set.

For a list of criterion bids that you can use with BiddableAdGroupCriterion, see the AdGroupCriterionType value set.


<xs:complexType name="CriterionBid" xmlns:xs="">
    <xs:element minOccurs="0" name="Type" nillable="true" type="xs:string" />


The CriterionBid object has the following elements: Type.

Element Description Data Type
Type The type of criterion bid. For more information, see Remarks. string


For Java and the .NET languages, do not set the Type element because the value is determined by whether you instantiate a bid multiplier or fixed bid.

If you generate the SOAP manually, use the type attribute of the <CriterionBid> node (as shown in the following example) to specify the type of criterion.

<CriterionBid i:type="BidMultiplier" xmlns:i="">
     . . .


Service: CampaignManagementService.svc v13

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