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Re: "Misleading" ads on TortoiseSVN web page

From: Nick <nospam_at_codesniffer.com>
Date: Tue, 04 Jan 2011 20:52:33 -0500

On Tue, 2011-01-04 at 16:54 +0100, Wolf Peuker wrote:
> Am 04.01.2011 12:43, schrieb Simon Large:
> >
> > The big download button ad has been there in various shapes and forms
> > for as long as we have had google ads on our web pages, and I have
> > been complaining about it for almost as long. The problem is that IIUC
> > we don't get paid for displaying the ad but only when someone clicks
> > on the link, so having a misleading download button means we get paid
> > more because a lot of people click on it, thinking it is the real
> > download. I really don't like that, but then I don't have to pay for
> > the hosting, compilers, etc.
>
> I think Google dislikes "deals" of this kind too. :-/ --Wolf

Yep, definitely against Google AdSense Terms and Conditions.

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