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Adsense on Message Boards

     
2:48 am on Aug 16, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Hi all.

Has anyone tried Adsense as a way to advertise on message boards? We're doing well with Adsense on other parts of our site, and considering using it in the forums.

Thanks,
Carl

3:00 am on Aug 16, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Here are some recent threads on this:
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There are mixed reports on how well AdSense does on forums, so be sure to set up a channel just for your message boards so you can track how well it does.

6:54 am on Aug 16, 2004 (gmt 0)

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I have Adsense on my forums. I get lower click-rates than I do on other sites, but it’s still worth having. I also only show the ads to unregistered users – no point in annoying regulars with ads, or risking them starting ‘Hey, how come XXXX are advertising here – they suk!’ topics.
 

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