Knowing that other hubbers receive income from the ads...
do you try to avoid hitting any of the ads or do you hit the ads if you find something interesting. Or do you just avoid the ads all together because you are just there for the reading?
I never click on ads on hubpages - it's just safer that way. The reason for my caution is that I don't want my adsense account terminated. Paul Edmondson, owner of Hubpages, has also said it's a no no for the same reason.
I never actually click on ads because I don't even notice them. I've never been the sort of person to pay any attention at all to advertising (I'm sure there are people who will say that we all pay attention to it subliminally - well, I can't possibly know if that's true in my case, since it would happen subliminally!), so it doesn't wash with me. I'm just here to read and write. My eye just seems to miss out the ad sections of hubs.
I can't imagine how so many hubbers seem to be able to make any amount of money. I've been here for four months and I've only made 82p!
It's better not to click on any ads on HubPages. You don't want to get your own AdSense account into trouble and you don't want to raise suspicion for someone else's AdSense account because you have been clicking on their ads from time to time.
I click on ads that interest me, as long as they're not on my own pages. It's not like I go through and click on ads all the time for particular other hubbers or anything, in fact it's very rare that one really catches my attention, but if I want to know more then I will click on it. That is, after all, the whole point of AdSense ads is to get interested traffic to the advertiser's sites. I think it might look suspicious if I were doing it all the time and immediately backed out after I clicked or something, but I always hang around long enough to see more of the site or get the additional information I wanted when I clicked.
I'm new here, so I haven't really had much time to look through many hubs, but I would say that as long as it isn't against the terms for the adsense accounts then I would probably have no problem clicking on an ad if it interests me. If it is against any rules or terms though then I'll stay away.
I don't remember ever clicking one, but I've seen some that I wanted to click.
I agree with those who have said we should not be clicking the ads here.
i never click the adds , but only because i don't know if click on the adds would get me in trouble on other pages also , or if it only applies to my own page, i would love to get other people money if i could
its funny Justin Bieber just commented on this .. go to http://www.JustinBiebersTwitter.com to see what he said it was pretty funny
by Dorsi Diaz 9 years ago
Something just occured to me, not only are we writers here but we are ALSO CONSUMERS. I see nothing wrong with clicking on a fellow hubbers google ad if it's something we are interested in. I am getting the feeling that some people are afraid to do this for fear of reprisal for being click happy...
by Daniel 6 years ago
Here's something for you guys to consider, and I am simply reiterating a comment I made on another post. You need organic traffic to your Hubs! Why? If you are using adsense, or any other monetization method on Hubpages, you will not, I repeat, you will NOT get credit for clicks on your ads from...
by bluewings 10 years ago
Would it be possible to have a feature that let's you see which hubbers are the latest to visit your hub ? I understand that it can be known when hubbers comment on the hub , but not all do.So can there be a feature that let's you see which hubbers ( fans or not) visited the hub (just to give an...
by Carrie L Cronkite 6 years ago
Is it OK to click on ads of interest of other hubbers. I have never done that before because I'm afraid of being penalized by google since I have a google adsence account. Today I saw a great ad on someones hub for a free coupon offer for Tide Pods but was afraid to click on it.Thanks,Creativelycc
by Susannah Birch 8 years ago
I don't know if this is workable or not, it's just a suggestion.However I was just reading a thread about hubbers "rewarding" other hubbers by clicking their adverts. My suggestion: Since we cannot see Kontera adverts while logged in, could the same be applied to Adsense?Obviously there...
by Bible Studies 8 years ago
I got into an interesting discussion on another thread, and thought it would make a good thread itself. The question of the day is how do you feel about other hubbers clicking on an ad in your hubs?Personally I really don't see a problem with it as long as the ad interests them from a good quality...
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