Revenue killing changes?

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  1. Jana Louise Smit profile image97
    Jana Louise Smitposted 7 days ago

    Hi guys. Im a writer over at Listverse. There was an announcement on the site today - more like asking for reader feedback- but the point is this.

    The site owner mentioned that large sites are closing down "due to loss of ad revenue. " Apparently there's been changes to the online advertising market making it  hard to "maintain high traffic sites from advertising revenue alone. "

    I just need to know from the more revenue savvy hubbers if these changes (I don't even know what they are) will negatively impact the Hubpages earning program?

    Thanks.

  2. paradigmsearch profile image87
    paradigmsearchposted 7 days ago

    From what I've seen, both HP and AdSense are doing an excellent job as to garnering ad revenue. The only problem is Google's neverending machinations when it comes to indexing. The one internet constant is change.

    1. Jana Louise Smit profile image97
      Jana Louise Smitposted 7 days agoin reply to this

      Thank you for replying. smile

  3. DrMark1961 profile image97
    DrMark1961posted 7 days ago

    Advertising revenues at this site appear to be going up since the purchase by the Maven group. Besides HP, they have a lot of other sites that are supported only by advertising revenue.
    Adblockers are a problem so it is possible that the number of your impressions will tend to go down, even if you have more page views. The only thing you can do about that is write more successful articles so that you will have more page views.

    1. paradigmsearch profile image87
      paradigmsearchposted 7 days agoin reply to this

      "The only thing you can do about that is write more successful articles so that you will have more page views."

      Darned difficult, that. big_smile

      These days I just write whatever comes to mind and throw it against the proverbial wall. Some stick. Some don't. big_smile

 
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