Glossary

Channel

All publications of an individual author, publisher, or company.

Editor

Interface for creating and editing publications, viewing statistics, and managing earnings.

Channel settings

Channel parameters that can be edited: channel name, description, logotype, and email address where your event notifications are sent.

Application
Application that you fill out to earn money from your content.
Recommendations feed

The Zen recommendations feed, which is generated for each user individually.

Publications

Articles posted on the internet that contain text, images or video material. Publications are either fed to Zen from sites (via an RSS feed) or are created directly in Zen.

Channel selection screen

Screen offered to users when they first use the service to set up their initial recommendations feed; it contains the most popular Zen channels.

Pessimization

If a channel violates Yandex.Zen rules, it will be pessimized automatically. Publications from that channel will display less frequently to users.