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    Naomasa298 HP: 10/190 Status: Confused Contributor

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    "Homework writing" service ad

    Discussion in 'Support & Feedback' started by Naomasa298, Feb 12, 2020.

    I just saw a homework writing service ad on the forum, in the top-right widget.

    Probably something that shouldn't appear on a forum like this. Not sure if there's anything you can do about it, but thought you should know. A writer's forum shouldn't really be advertising academic dishonesty.
     
  2. big soft moose

    big soft moose An Admoostrator Staff Supporter Contributor Community Volunteer

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    its probably a google ad - if you see it again get a screenshot and we'll see if we can do anything about it (we mods are all in the supporter user group so we don't see the adverts)
     
  3. Naomasa298

    Naomasa298 HP: 10/190 Status: Confused Contributor

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    Ask and ye shall receive. (not sure if this will work)

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    big soft moose An Admoostrator Staff Supporter Contributor Community Volunteer

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    cool @Komposten , can we block this from the ads service ? Or is that another daniel job ?
     
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    Komposten Insanitary pile of rotten fruit Contributor

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    Doing that requires access to the adsense account.
     
  6. Daniel

    Daniel I'm sure you've heard the rumors Founder Staff

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    Thanks for bringing this to my attention.

    We aren't directly in charge of what ads are displayed, but if you report a specific ad like this we can block that specific advertiser. I've done so in this instance.

    To be honest, I'm surprised Google allows them at all.

    I 100% agree on blocking these types of ads, please feel free to report others if you see them.
     
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    Naomasa298 HP: 10/190 Status: Confused Contributor

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    I've seen two more since then. I'm afraid this is going to be a game of whack-a-mole, they'll pop up as fast as you can put 'em down.

    Do you still want me to report them?
     

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