To access Filters we distinguish between Integration Filters and Custom Filters. Integrations Filters are found under Filters menu label.
Filter Groups allow customisation to run filters with specific settings for an Advertiser, Offer or Publisher. If there is not a Group defined for a specific combination, the Default Filter settings will apply.
This is useful when you have different types of Advertisers, with different Fraud Level settings. In this case you could define settings for ClickSpam for a specific Advertiser to be different than for another.
The same applies to Publisher, where one Affiliate may run Incentivised Traffic and therefore showing different traffic patterns, than what normally is expected.
Through Filter Groups you can treat a specific Affiliate differently from the rest.
Default Filter Group:
Each new integration will have a Default Filter Group that apply globally if not other specified. The filters in this group are not set so you need to open the Filter Group and define the filters you need. There are also Presets ready to use for most common situation:
Custom Filter Group
Custom Filter Groups can be created in order to apply different rules to specific Offers / Publishers or Advertisers. Go to Filters and click on + NEW FILTER GROUP button
Select the Interation where this filter sets should be applied and insert Advertiser, Publisher and/or Offer that will be screened byt this specific Custom Filters: