Post tagged: Advertising

How Not to Serve Ads

I don't have Flash installed in my primary web browser. Google Chrome tries to download ads served by npr.org. Sometimes this causes tabs to close.

Ads vs. Content

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.