Advertising is the practice of producing text, images, or other media intended to influence others' purchasing decisions.

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How do I track Yahoo Adwords campaigns in Google Analytics with cost data?

I'm currently diving into Yahoo's adwords program and am wondering if its possible to track their ad campaigns in Google Analytics with cost data so I can trace my costs to my revenue. Has anyone ...
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Does anyone know how to block Evony?

There are lots of posts on Google's forums about Evony and their shady tactics: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/AdSense/thread?tid=7c9ef267b8b3c01f&hl=en ...
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Where to advertise small open-source projects

I am searching for a good recourse where I can advertise my open source project. I have made a web-development framework which I want to make available to download, and I want to target a large ...
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Is there any way to use AdWords with CodeIgnitor (or similar)?

I am working with a website that uses CodeIgnitor, a content management system I hadn't heard of before. The problem: Incoming links from AdWords contain a long query string, and if you add a query ...
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How to roughly translate site pageviews to its potential revenue from ads?

I know it depends greatly on each individual case, but lets say some site is doing 100k unique pageviews a day, how to estimate approximate potential monthly revenues from banners on such site (in ...
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Are there standard advertising banner sizes?

I'm designing a new site and for the first time I want to incorporate 3rd party advertising. I haven't chosen an advertising partner yet. Are there standard banner sizes I should be designing for?
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What service or software should I use to serve advertising on a site with about 120k monthly page views?

I have a site that is generating about 120k monthly page views and is being hosted on a shared FreeBSD server where I have access to PHP and MySQL. I am using some custom PHP server-side scripts that ...
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Adsense - is it worth setting up?

How much traffic is necessary for adsense to make sense?
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How do you format SEM URLS to properly track results using analytics engines like Google analytics?

If I were to purchase some advertising space on a website- what should I add to the end of the URL to track the results of that campaign in a tool like Google Analytics? Is capitalization ...
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How can we determine how much to spend on advertising our site?

We're considering pay-per-click advertising to bring traffic to our website. How should we go about determining how much to budget? Any other considerations we should be aware of?
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How do I implement advertising on my page?

I want to make a little bit of cash on the side for my site. Who should I use for advertising? What are the best practices for ad placement? What are the best ways to keep advertising unobtrusive? ...