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soccrt




msg:536704
 6:51 pm on Jun 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

I am going to experiment with Fastclick, but have wondered what people thought of the payouts, etc.

Generally, I have heard good things

 

vexcominc




msg:536705
 7:05 pm on Jun 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

fastclick rejected my application today and didnt give a reason :(

ElvisFan




msg:536706
 7:07 pm on Jun 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

I was with Fastclick for 4 years until they booted me off for not having their banner above the fold... which is a term I didn't understand at the time... when I ask they did not reply just closed my account.

However, they did pay on time every time without fail. Having said that I did not make much even though I have a high traffic site about 9 thousand hits a day.

To earn any good money you will need to up their pop-code on every page and their ads are mainly smile icons
and gambling... in the end it is your decision... good luck...

soccrt




msg:536707
 4:14 pm on Jun 18, 2005 (gmt 0)

TEXT ADS for fastclick are only .15

I bet I can do better somewhere else. What are the other alternatives?

ann




msg:536708
 7:02 am on Jun 19, 2005 (gmt 0)

Fastclick is one of the advertisers I use along with Google and Tribal Fusion.

Fastclick has the most annoyiny ads that you must go in and "kill" every day or face angry emails from regulars and driving the new ones off.

AND they don't make me very much money...I am looking to replace them and have also given affiliate marketing a thought or two. If you have been rejected by FC count yourself lucky! The only thing that makes any money with FC are pop unders.

Ann

Hinso




msg:536709
 7:43 am on Jun 19, 2005 (gmt 0)

I agree with Ann about Fastclick.

But even a daily weed-out of crap adverts isn't good enough to get rid of them entirely. They seem to sneak in overnight, so they are inevitably on your sites for at least a few hours.

I'm sure that some of the advertisers know pefectly well that webmasters aiming to keep a quality look to their sites are pruning dodgy ads. They continuously add new campaigns to try and catch you out on the assumption that no-one checks 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year.

Too much hassle for just a few cents.

buksida




msg:536710
 7:37 am on Jun 20, 2005 (gmt 0)

Totally agree with the above two posts. Ran Fastclick for less than a week, we have a high traffic site (150,000 page views per day) and I just couldnt have their tacky, flashing adverts on there, readers were complaining.

I tried filtering them but they always came back. I also emailed support for a solution or workaround but they never replied.

Waste of time IMO.

jaiguy




msg:536711
 8:39 pm on Jun 20, 2005 (gmt 0)

Have you guys had any success with a CPA network?

Fairla




msg:536712
 4:37 am on Jun 21, 2005 (gmt 0)

I've had a good experience with Fastclick. You can set it to display no ads except those you've approved, and that is what I do. I check the Fastclick site every day to approve any new ads that are acceptable. I don't approve the smileys, "you have won" or any of that rubbish, but I still find ads I can accept on my site.

I'm not making buckets of money, but I make more from Fastclick these days than any other source. Certainly more than from Adsense.

I've been with Fastclick over 2 years now and they always pay on time.

soccrt




msg:536713
 2:42 pm on Jun 21, 2005 (gmt 0)

Do you use text ads from Fastclick? The current bids are rather light at 15 cents, but I just implemented the code on my site. Will it go up as impressions move up?

Also, their ads make the pages run a little slower. How can I fix this?

sandor




msg:536714
 12:28 am on Jun 22, 2005 (gmt 0)

fastclick text ads are only served up to visitors with U.S. ip addresses .. did y'all know that?

Fairla




msg:536715
 2:45 am on Jun 22, 2005 (gmt 0)

I tried the Fastclick text ads briefly but got rid of them because I wasn't making any money from them.

soccrt




msg:536716
 1:28 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

Just gotrid of them as well. Any other good ones out there?

Matt Probert




msg:536717
 6:54 pm on Jul 9, 2005 (gmt 0)

We've been using Fastclick for years. Very good results for banner ads, pop-unders and medium rectangles. Well recommended, and also Casale.

Matt

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