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clicks from outside the u.s.

     
12:24 pm on Jan 4, 2006 (gmt 0)

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just wanted to know if all clicks from outside of the u.s. are not being counted like clicks from the u.k.,
I use pay per click on some of my pages and wanted to know if I should only avertise in u.s. only.

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5:38 am on Jan 5, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Yes, if your main income source is YPN, you will want to advertise in the US, because Yahoo currently only credits clicks that are made from within the US.
7:39 pm on Jan 9, 2006 (gmt 0)

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If Yahoo! won't credit clicks from outside the U.S., why am I seeing YPN ads for Vonage Canada and "Brazil Calling Card"?

Not having the practical means to exclude foreign visitors from viewing YPN ads, I had removed YPN ads from all of my site pages except for one page of no interest to foreign visitors whatsoever.

Then, a few days ago, I got my first YPN click on that page. Made some money, decent EPC, too. Yahoo!

So, now I am emboldened to place YPN ads on more of my site's pages, again pages that should be of interest to U.S. visitors only.

But what if a stray visitor from Canada or Brazil clicks on those Canada and Brazil ads?

Is Yahoo! maybe moving away from its strict U.S.-only policy?