OK, there is a big stink going on in the online networking groups on the unnecessary placement of advertisements all over a person’s profile whether they want it or not.
Who is getting paid for this anyway? I am not and I am drawing in traffic by the droves. Nobody is saying anything or making comment but I see them and I appreciate it. But what I do not appreciate is that viewers are not seeing anything of the profiles I am on, with the exception of my BizNik profile. What they see are the ca-jillion ads popping up all over the screen for stuff nobody wants. What impression does that give people of me? Well it looks like I am a whore for the ads that are next to my photo. I wouldn’t complain but I am not getting paid anything for it.
Being a business person I would not want my business to be advertised where these ads are being placed. I am not sure I would want to get the ca-jillion hits to my site by all of the SPAM that these ads generate….
Think I will go back and get out of some of these groups that do not have a clue on what they are doing to their members.