1. vormison's Avatar
    I was just curious. I don't think I've ever, purposely, clicked an ad within a game or app. If this is the case, and many other users are similar to me, how much could a developer possibly make from the advertisements?

    I don't know the way they work or how they are paid so I am actually curious if they get paid per click, per purchase through the advertisement, etc.
    04-28-2013 02:55 PM
  2. peachy001's Avatar
    Never have and never would. Same as the ads on web pages. Ads at the top of searches too, I avoid them.

    They can't generate massive amounts surely? But some must click on them.
    04-28-2013 03:03 PM
  3. crav4speed's Avatar
    Developers do not necessarily have to get paid for ad clicks. Ad impressions i.e. ads that are displayed throughout the app, webpage, etc. are enough for any developer to make money without the user having to actually click the ad. So the developer is still getting paid whether you click the ad or not.
    04-28-2013 03:37 PM
  4. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    I'll pay for an app so that I don't see any ads.
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    04-28-2013 03:42 PM
  5. dkp23's Avatar
    yes, only by accident
    Mahdi Ghiasi and AngryNil like this.
    04-28-2013 03:45 PM
  6. palandri's Avatar
    I'll pay for an app so that I don't see any ads.
    Same here. The last thing I want to see in an application is a flashing ad.
    04-28-2013 03:48 PM
  7. beachhoppr's Avatar
    never. in some cases (like Wordament) I dont even "see" them any more
    04-28-2013 03:59 PM
  8. SnailUK's Avatar
    I willingly pay for an ad blocker. Shame i cant get such a thing on wp. I'd much rather pay than see ads.
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    04-28-2013 04:14 PM

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