In a blow to lazy college students worldwide, Google will ban ads from essay-writing services. A BBC report report notes that Google is making the move because the essays “threaten the integrity of university degrees.”
The ban, to start next month, prohibits ads for “academic paper-writing services and the sale of pre-written essays, theses, and dissertations,” the BBC says.
The sledding won’t get too tough for these slackers, however. A quick check of Yahoo and other search engines found an abundance of such ads.
Header bidding is a programmatic technique that allows publishers to offer their inventory through multiple ad exchanges before they serve up ads from their ad server.
YouTube is said to be preparing new non-video features that will allow content creators to interact with their viewers through photos, text posts, links and polls.
Few digital terms are as dirty as clickbait. It's the scourge of the web, and Facebook recently announced a News Feed update aimed at reducing the prevalence of clickbait headlines on its service.
The website of National Public Radio (NPR), npr.org, receives upwards of 30 million unique visitors each month, but as of next Tuesday, ... read more