AdSense: Sometimes, Relevance Gets FUBAR’d
Ian Lurie Sep 22 2009
And now, a comedic interlude courtesy of Google AdSense:
That FOREX trading banner showed up at the top of yesterday’s post, 10 Surefire Ways To Burn Money.
If I’m the advertiser, I’m clicking ‘exclude’ in AdSense right now. Of course, most folks never even check their reports. Which is yet another great way to burn money.
Michael at Portent found this beauty.
You can see some even funnier ones on the post Elizabeth did for the Portent Blog.
Ian Lurie is CEO and founder of Portent Inc. He's recorded training for Lynda.com, writes regularly for the Portent Blog and has been published on AllThingsD, Forbes.com and TechCrunch. Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, SIC and ad:Tech. Follow him on Twitter at portentint. He also just published a book about strategy for services businesses: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle. Read More