Does one have the flexibility to opt out of the unrelated ads ? It appears most are not related to subject of the hub in question. Just wondered if I can opt out of any of these ads?
Unless you have contextual advertising turned off you are being shown ads based on your own cookies and previous internet behavior, and not related to the site you are on. The same it true for pretty much everyone else visiting your hub. But in answer to your question you can opt into showing ads, or not, you can't control what ads are served.
As psycheskinner says, internet advertising has changed - it isn't based on what the page is about any more. Instead, it's based on the reader's search history.
by Marina 2 years ago
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by Ben Guinter 5 years ago
I've gotten two emails about the same hub, which of course was one of my holiday hubs - the hubs that helped build up most of my following on here.It was about the first flights between the Hawaiian islands, and the content talked about airplanes, airports, Hawaii... and the picture had a hang...
by Marcy Goodfleisch 5 years ago
Is anyone else noticing really odd AdSense ads on some hubs? I have a few hubs about HIV, and one has an ad with a mug shot of someone who's been arrested. It's an ad for getting their records cleared up, or something. Another hub had an equally unrelated ad, and I am now...
by Faith Reaper 3 years ago
Why are ads now appearing in "Related Hubs" under our hubs? It does not look right for ads to be placed there.
by badcompany99 9 years ago
Is it just me or have hubpages adsense ads got really bad this last few weeks. I know for a fact on at least 10 hubs my keywords and tags are really targetted but I am getting ads for Asian Singles and a lot of Debt ads plus other unrelated stuff.Anyone else noticed this or is it just me ?
by Keith Schroeder 6 years ago
I imagine a few people will notice as my hubs disappear here and appear elsewhere. So I write this forum and my last hub detailing my discontent.There have been issues in the past, but nothing I would leave over. A lot of very good hubbers picked up and left Hubpages this spring and I thought they...
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