I recently tried to read a hub that I thought was interesting and had to keep muting the video ads at the top of the page to get through it without having to mute my computer. As I was already listening to music, it was very distracting and irritating.
This is the hub:
http://tammyswallow.hubpages.com/hub/10 … r-A-Dollar
I am wondering what you all think about this and whether these intrusive ads will change the amount of time readers spend viewing our hubs.
If anyone knows how long a person needs to stay on the page for the HP Ads Program to count it as a view, I would love to know that. Do you think that these videos could have an affect on our views and revenue? What do you think.
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