Informed Sharing 2014 – How I Ended Up Here

Informed Sharing 2014 – How I Ended Up Here

Several weeks ago I saw an ad on Facebook for a third party ad network; an alternative to Google AdSense. This is significant for several reasons, not the least of which, I’d been badly burned by AdSense almost three years ago and while I have long since gotten over it, I recently revisited the story here, bringing up a lot of the old feelings of bitterness, cluelessness, ignorance, and with meaningless rantings of yesteryear. I don’t regret writing out that sad Google AdSense story. And had Y!CN not … Read more…


Will Y!CN Replace YouTube?

Will Y!CN Replace YouTube?

In the interest of keeping you informed…sharing bits with you, if you will… I thought I’d pop over and tell you about my brilliant NEW plan to take over the world… No, wait. Wrong plan. Never mind, forget I mentioned world domination, I’m still ironing out the creases in that plan. Moving on (boy, aren’t we cheeky today?)… ANYway… I’ve been thinking about this whole Google AdSense thing and the fact that I’ve lost my earning capability at YouTube. You should know, right darn now: I LOVE MAKING … Read more…


Dear “The Google Adsense Team”

Dear “The Google Adsense Team”

Dear “The Google Adsense Team”, On Friday August 12, 2011, you emailed me to inform me that …hmmm wait, let me quote you directly… “After reviewing our records, we’ve determined that your AdSense account poses a risk of generating invalid activity.” Not long after receiving this email, I (most ineloquently and with copious tears) sent an appeal. I answered your “form letter” questions and hit SEND. Not long after THAT, I received a generated response from you, stating that you had received my appeal and that I should … Read more…