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Re: Online advertising gripe

> ...
> They go now right to the page with the content they are looking for...
> read the main page content and can pretty much ignore everything else.

Well yes - that is a major benefit to visitors

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Re: Online advertising gripe wrote in news:1112376429.359387.174280

> Is it just me or is 90% of online advertising a total waste of money?
> So many link farm  sites ask for ridiculous prices to place an ad. The
> problem is these link farms do rank highly for certain google searches
> which is why I would consider them. It would be useful if online
> advertisers could offer short-term rates to see if you can justify the
> ROI.
> Even legitamate sites charge way too much for advertising. Maybe this
> is the problem with advertising, i.e you never know what you are going
> to get.
> I am just going to focus my efforts on getting quality incoming links
> to improve my google ranking.

why, what kinds of rates are you paying for what kind of real estate?

it really depends on what you are selling. inexpensive commodity type stuff
does well with advertising, for other stuff (like web services) the
conversion rate is abysmal no matter what you are into.

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