Integrate with ConnectID: JavaScript Method

The Yahoo ConnectID is designed to enable ad tech platforms to recognize and match users consistently across the open web. The Yahoo ConnectID is built on top of Yahoo's robust and proprietary ID Graph, delivering a higher find rate of audiences on publishers' sites user targeting. This module is compatible with all major browsers and IE11.

Terms of Use

ALL INTEGRATIONS MUST BE APPROVED AND REGISTERED prior to use by the Yahoo Account team. Contact your Account Manager for more information.

All use of the YahooConnectID, associated APIs, code, and scripts and data are subject to the Yahoo Master Terms and Conditions and the Yahoo ConnectID Addendum. Advertiser uses are subject to the Yahoo Pixel and Custom Audience Policy.


  1. Install the package into the project using npm by running the following command in the terminal.

npm install @vzm/verizon-media-connectid

  1. Add one of the following into the source code. The module includes source code written in ES6 in the src directory as well as transpiled and minified into ES5 in the dist directory.
  • ES5: import connectId from @vzm/verizon-media-connectid
  • ES6: import connectId from @vzm/verizon-media-connectid/src/connectid
  1. Get the Yahoo ConnectID by adding the following into the source code and run it run on the first party domain of the website.

// code running on a first party domain ...

const params = {

pixelId: ..., // publisher specific pixel id

email: ..., // raw or a SHA-256 hashed of a lowercase and trimmed of

// white space email address

gdpr: ..., // true if user is under gdpr jurisdiction, otherwise false

gdpr_consent: ... // gdpr consent string (required if gdpr is true)


const callback = ids => {

// ids is a map of id type to value, for example {connectid: 'abc123'}

// pass ids.connectid in request to ad server


connectId.getIds(params, callback);

If a raw email is provided then a SHA-256 hash of the raw email will be used for syncing and local storage.

To integrate with ConnectID using the JavaScript Module, visit our git repository.