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Quoting from that doc, on the subject of pop-ups:
We do not allow links to landing pages that generate pop-ups when users enter or leave your landing page. We consider a pop-up to be any window, regardless of content, that opens in addition to the original window.
Do you think people visiting your page would benefit from these popups?
IMO, advertising popups are annoying and cheapen a site. I am sick of seeing advertising for baby back ribs, and online degrees. I mean REALLY!
Besides, if I see a competitor with popups and Google ads, I report them :)
Just an aside and a bit off topic, but this was funny - Went to some blog site a couple days ago that was filled on all 4 sides with Google ads.
And the main editorial up at that time was about how greedy Google was.. (and btw, yes it also had popups).