Archives for October 2017

Misleading Ads, Fake News & The Platforms That Profit From Them

Much has been in the news lately about the proliferation of “fake news” and its impact on society. Ad platforms and networks, of which Google and Facebook are the two behemoths, make the vast majority of their revenue from people placing ads and others clicking on those ads all around the web. I saw two […]

AdWords Might Spend Double Your Daily Budget Limit Now

NOTE: This post has been updated since its original publishing to include more detailed information from AdWords on this change. See end of post for update and link to further documentation. Yup. You read that headline right. Announced on the day it begins, Google will now potentially spend up to twice your daily budget limit […]