Category: Advertising and Marketing

Chitika Didn’t Work For Me. Luckily They Died.

Chitika was one of the remaining few advertisers in my WbSrch advertising experiment. A few days ago I received an email saying that they were shutting down, effective immediately. Since they had a fill rate that never got higher than about 10-15%, that’s hardly a problem. I was going to remove them from my site

RevenueHits Didn’t Work For me

I’ve had to cut short another one of the alternative advertiser experiments that I’ve been running on WbSrch. This time it’s RevenueHits. This one isn’t causing malware warnings, but it made my site unusable if I had ad blocking turned off. There were popup windows, auto-navigation, and tabs opening without my permission. None of this