Ads vs. Content

by
Annika Backstrom
in Technology, on 4 May 2010. It is tagged #Web, #Advertising, #AdWords, and #screenshot. (history)

Screenshot of hubpages.com with four separate groups of Google ads

Red highlights added by me. I wonder if Google has policies regarding this type of ad layout. I think having this poor a ratio of content to ads dilutes all the advertising. Whatever the case, I hate wading through this many ads in search of the article.