diberry - 10:47 pm on Oct 31, 2011 (gmt 0)
I agree that Adsense is not all that. I have only ever used it on brand new sites or as the last in a CPM chain, and I recently got rid of it completely.
Re: webrings. That's something I've been thinking about lately, how many of the things Google disapproves of or cautions against are actually old-fashioned traffic solutions - you get rid of them to please Google, and then you're more dependent on Google than before.