How To Check My Facebook Ads

As someone who works in marketing, I recognize the significance of keeping an eye on and evaluating the effectiveness of my Facebook advertisements. In this piece, I’ll walk you through how to review your Facebook ads, offering my own observations and thoughts throughout.

Step 1: Accessing the Ads Manager

To begin, open Facebook Ads Manager by visiting and logging in with your Facebook credentials. Once logged in, click on the “Ads Manager” tab located in the top navigation menu.

Step 2: Selecting the Ad Account

If you manage multiple ad accounts, make sure to select the appropriate ad account from the dropdown menu on the top left corner of the Ads Manager. This will ensure that you are viewing the ads for the correct account.

Step 3: Navigating to the Ad Campaigns

In the left sidebar of the Ads Manager, you’ll see a list of different sections. Click on the “Campaigns” section to view all of your ad campaigns. This section will provide you with an overview of the performance of your campaigns.

Step 4: Analyzing Performance Metrics

Within the “Campaigns” section, you’ll see a table displaying all of your ad campaigns. Take a moment to review the various metrics such as impressions, reach, clicks, and conversions. These metrics will give you insights into how your ads are performing.

Step 5: Digging Deeper with Ad Sets and Ads

To dive deeper into the performance of your ads, click on a specific campaign. This will take you to the “Ad Sets” tab, where you can see the performance of individual ad sets within the campaign. By clicking on an ad set, you can view the performance of the ads within that set.

Step 6: Exploring Ad Performance Metrics

Within the “Ad Sets” or “Ads” tabs, you’ll find detailed information about each ad’s performance. Pay attention to metrics such as CTR (Click-Through Rate), CPC (Cost Per Click), and ROAS (Return on Ad Spend). These metrics will help you evaluate the effectiveness of your ads and make data-driven decisions.

Step 7: Making Adjustments

Based on the insights gained from analyzing your ads, you may need to make adjustments to optimize their performance. This could involve tweaking your audience targeting, adjusting your budget, or modifying your ad creative. Experimentation is key, and continuous monitoring will help you refine your campaigns over time.


Checking your Facebook ads is a vital part of running successful campaigns. By regularly monitoring and analyzing your ad performance, you can make data-driven decisions to optimize your ads and improve your results. Remember, Facebook Ads Manager provides a wealth of information and insights to help you achieve your marketing goals. Happy optimizing!