Buying products through ads
Is it considered "Ad Fraud" if you click on one of your own ads if you want to buy the advertised product?
Yes, at least if it is an AdSense ad. I don't know about other venues.
by Don Bobbitt 17 months ago
I have been using HP for over 7 years now, and I do make a few bucks from my writings. I can say that you will never get rich or even make a living off of HP, but you can make enough to, as I tell friends, "go out to dinner a couple of times a month". But my point here is that as I watch...
by Cardia 20 months ago
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by Verlie Burroughs 7 years ago
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by Robert Kernodle 9 years ago
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by Eric Dockett 5 years ago
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by Liz Elias 7 years ago
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