Directly from Paul Edmondson CEO
I found this where someone else had asked same question---
"Clicking on other people's ads is a big no,no and will likely result in getting banned from AdSense and HubPages."
Best explanation: from humagaia "You as a signed up member are a part of HP in the eyes of Google. By clicking an ad you are likely to be clicking an HP adsense ad 40% of the time (thereby not rewarding the writer but potentially HP themselves). If it is deemed that HP condones this their adsense account will be closed."
2 months ago