I was really surprised and dismayed to see an advert for "Chat and See Pretty Thai Girls" in the top ad position (carousel?) on my profile, and the profile of several other hubbers. It was alternating with ads for Trade Gold and Netflix.
Ads like that are barely one step away from sleazy hook-up sites.
When did this type of ad become acceptable on HubPages. It's bad enough I get spammed with ads for "local singles" on both gmail and hotmail courtesy Google- now these tasteless ads are here on a "respectable" writing site.
I agree I checked my adsense and found 0% for ads showing in different categories and a +10% for 'dating' ads. I was sitting there, do I even want to know what this means?
I saw a flat-out slot machine, gambling ad on one of my questions. And as far as I know, questions still only have Google ads.
by Sharilee Swaity6 months ago
I have a big concern about the ads coming up on my hubs and profile. They are almost pornographic. I make an effort to keep my writing respectful and suitable for all ages, and many pieces are spiritual in nature. The...
by Ashok Goyal3 years ago
I could see Google ads on the profile page of my fellow hubbers. I could see minimum one rectangle size 300x250 , text and image, advertisement in the right sidebar of the profile page. But my profile page is not...
by Amie21 months ago
It's been more than 24 business hours since I published my first hub, and it still isn't evaluated. None of them are. None of them have ads on them and only one shows on my profile (I signed out and searched for...
by Brenda Barnes4 years ago
In a Hubber's comment a word was blue. When I hovered over it, an ad popped up. I know this Hubber and she did not place it there. Here is a screenshot. The Hub is new and still in Pending so this had to happen...
by sannyasinman6 years ago
I have noticed that ads are appearing on my profile page for something which my hubs oppose. Example, I say that AGW is false and a hoax, whereas on my profile page, you are displaying ads saying that AGW is true, and...
by libra8 years ago
When I go to my profile page I was shocked to see a big vertical banner advertising "fitness" for gay men, with a picture of a half-naked man. I find this inappropriate, at least as far as my profile is...
Copyright © 2016 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.