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Juha-Matti Laurio [PersonRank 10]

Sunday, May 20, 2007
12 years ago1,828 views

The person behind the "idea" bought drive-by-download.info domain and started a Google Adwords campaign with several combinations of the words “drive by download”.

And he reports the result:
"my ad was displayed 259,723 times and clicked on 409 times. That’s a click-through-rate of 0.16%. My Google Adwords campaign cost me only €17".

Details covered here:
didierstevens.wordpress.com/20 ...

Zim [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

People do not read what they click! Web is browsed by monkeys, in most of the cases.

Conor Cleary [PersonRank 8]

12 years ago #

i dont even read ads... im not like most ppl

Juha-Matti Laurio [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

It is worth of mentioning that Adwords links don't show the target URL if you check the Status Bar of your browser...

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